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New Website Agenda

Thank you for considering CharlesWorks to host and or create your website! This agenda is intended to outline the basics of what is involved with website creation and how we at CharlesWorks work with our clients. Please feel free to ask additional questions. Domain...

Google Mail (GMail) Trusted Senders

In many cases, email sent from forms in WordPress on does not make it to the Inbox of Google GMail addresses. Note: Unfortunately, we at CharlesWorks do not have any control over how Google or any other email provider chooses to filter email on their systems. If the...

Transfer a WordPress Website

If you would like to host your current WordPress website with CharlesWorks, we simply need the following from you to get started. If you don’t know the answer to these questions, don’t worry! We can help you through the process with access into various...

What is the difference between WordPress.org and WordPress.com?

The WordPress software itself is free. Some of the premium plugins and themes are offered at various costs. WordPress.org is anyone can obtain the WordPress software, plugins and themes for self-hosted WordPress websites. That is essentially where we get them for you...

Managing Updates for your WordPress Website

An excellent habit to get into when owning a WordPress website is remembering to update the themes, plugins and WordPress itself regularly. Two of the most common reasons for a website being hacked are insecure passwords and outdated software. When updates become...

Adding Audio Files to a Page

Adding audio files to a page is very similar to adding images. Even though the media uploader recognizes what you upload as legitimate files and displays appropriate file-type icons next to them, WordPress might not have a media player that can play some files. You...

WordPress MySQL Search and Replace

There are times when you must enter the WordPress MySQL database to search and replace some content. If you don’t have to do this, then DO NOT DO THIS. If you have to do this, then your head should be examined carefully, opened up and inspected for programming errors,...

Add an Article in a WordPress site

1.In your web browser enter: http://domainname.com/wp-admin Enter your username: whatever and your password: password You should now see the dashboard. Your articles should be added as “posts” (select “posts” on left side of dashboard). Make...

Managing Content in a WordPress Website

WordPress is an online Content Management System or CMS. that gives you the ability to publish and edit content on a website from a web browser. If you know how to use Microsoft Word then you can use WordPress to edit the content of your website. WordPress allows you...

Introducing Mike

CharlesWorks continues to grow as we welcome a new member to our team. Please welcome Michael Cole of Greenfield! Beyond web technology, Mike’s interests include reading novels, singing, watching movies, and spending time with his wife and two sons. He likes to...