Blake Howe

Entrepreneur. Connector. GeekLord. Dev.

Hey, my name is Blake Howe. I love building amazing products and services that scale.

About
Blake

I have been providing custom software applications for over 15 years. My passion is using this experience and the latest technology to solve your business problems. You can read more about me here my Linktree

Latest Articles

SIMPLE GUIDE TO AMAZON SERVICES

Every site owner wants to increase their site speed and drive traffic. There are various factors that determine your search engine rankings and the time it takes to load (site speed) is definitely one of them. There are many WordPress optimizations you can use to boost your site speed and performance. You have to realize most site visitors will wait for less than two seconds for the site to load. If it takes more than two seconds they will grow impatient and move on. Below are some tools you can use, and different ways to optimize your  WP site.

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COMMON WORDPRESS PROBLEMS

While WordPress is really easy to use, there are some common WordPress errors  that can get your website hacked and make you panic. The good thing is that these errors you are seeing have most likely been reported and resolved by someone before you.

Here are a few examples

  • Plugins that are not updated
  • Weak passwords
  • File permissions are not correct allowing hackers to modify files
  • People dont keep good backups
  • 500 Internal Server Error

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THE NEED FOR SPEED IN WORDPRESS

Every site owner wants to increase their site speed and drive traffic. There are various factors that determine your search engine rankings and the time it takes to load (site speed) is definitely one of them. There are many WordPress optimizations you can use to boost your site speed and performance. You have to realize most site visitors will wait for less than two seconds for the site to load. If it takes more than two seconds they will grow impatient and move on. Below are some tools you can use, and different ways to optimize your  WP site.

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A few clients

Favorite Quotes

  • "Blake and his team have done an outstanding job at a variety of things we've thrown their way. They're extremely responsive and savvy. From Security to EE to WordPress to the Google graph to IP/Server side issues, they've always been able to handle it."

    Alan Lange, Muni strategies

  • "Blake is our go-to company for php programming. They are knowledgeable, quick turn-around, and easy to work with."

    Jack Reiner, Web Hosting Security

  • "Blake brings a lot to the table in terms of expertise, personality and value. His depth of knowledge is downright astounding. He can go as deep as you like into the technical details and explain exactly what he intends to do and how it will be handled. In short, he understands all the layers, from the ground up."

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    Jimmy Burrel, Hightower

  • While working on the same project in multiple locations can be challenging, Blake delivered great code ON TIME and gave tons of value-add with his security and WordPress expertise. Highly recommend, would be happy to work with him on any future project.

    Phillip Barnhart - Web Marketing Technology & Strat

  • You can see the full text of . all these reviews and many more by going to my Linktree