Episode 110 – Conflicts and Placing Blame

In this episode, Scott talks about what happens when a plugin conflict breaks things on your WordPress site. Specifically, Scott addresses a recent major conflict between two popular plugins, WooCommerce and WP Rocket Cache. He offers advice to follow when this happens to you before you open a support ticket with any company.

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Episode 109 – What’s New in WordPress 5.5

Dive into WordPress 5.5 with us and see what is new that will help you create new content with the amazing block editor. See how you can keep your site running fast and secure and how you can modify images in your media library directory in the block editor.

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Speed Up Your Editing Workflow with Tourbox

Tourbox is a compact device that sits on your desk. It looks like you'd pick it up and start playing video games. But you don't. It can be fully customized how you want each button and knob to perform for any software. It comes with preset configurations built-in, for Lightroom and Photoshop.

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The Strait of Bosporus

The Bosporus Strait is 19 miles long and more than a mile wide. So, a boat ride on it is a great way to view the structural opulence of the East and the splendor of the West that line the Asian and the European shores of this wonderful continent-spanning city.

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5 Tips for Photographing Kids at Home

Photographing teenagers can be challenging but the results are definitely worth it. A recent project I set myself during lockdown was to see how I could take creative photographs of things normally considered too dull to bother capturing on camera. I’ll admit trying to coerce reluctant ‘models’ (aka my teenage children) into posing for a camera was sometimes difficult. But patience was rewarded and it created a sense of purpose in my daily routine and kept me on the right side of sane. As well as keeping my eye in using my Leica cameras and lenses.

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Episode 108 – Backups Backups Backups

Backups are an essential part of a photographers workflow. But it can be automated at times. Backups go beyond just ensuring photographs are redundant and safe. It also means your website and its data is redundant and safe. You also need to make sure any backup can be easily restored and recovered in a crisis. In this episode, Scott answers a question from the Imagely community and dives deep into his own photography and website backup workflows.

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Best WordPress Plugins for Photographers

The best WordPress plugins for photographers, in one professionally curated list designed to inspire and direct you towards website success. If you are planning to create a WordPress site for your photography business, then this is a great starting point for you. Having a site that offers everything you need to run your photography business can be such a time saver. There are no reasons to have a WordPress website alongside a Smugmug gallery or to have a WordPress blog alongside a Showit site. Especially since WordPress can be your website, your blog and maintain a lot, if not all, of your business tasks.

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