Some Good Notes on Improving Server Reponse Time

Here’s an interesting article on improving server response time. Dreamhost, the company I host with, tends to have slower server responses (when compared to the other top wordpress hosting companies), but you can basically get it down to zero using this information. I enabled the following in W3 Total Cache: Opcode Cache Database Cache […]

Happy Thanksgiving!

Hope you all have/had a happy Thanksgiving! I’m very thankful for everyone I get work with!

Google Page Speed Insights

Google Page Speed Insights has a cool new feature as of October 27th. Now not only do you get a speed/performance score, you also get a score for Accessibility, Best Practices, and SEO. If you click on any of the scores that they give you for those categories, you can see a list of things that […]

Stay Active

There’s more to this than meets the eye when it comes to websites. I’ve found that constant improvements are a great way to actually get stuff done. I’d say it’s probably even faster than just trying to save up or make time to do it all at once. In the case of websites though, Google […]

Infected WordPress Cleanup

Even though it goes without saying that we can clean up your site, we are now officially launching a cleanup service. So if your wordpress site has: Been infected by malware Hacked BLACKLISTED BY GOOGLE!!! Is at risk of being broken into We can remove the malware, install premium antivirus on the server, change your […]

Now Accepting Bitcoin and Ethereum for Partial Payment

Just a quick update. Blue Avispa is now accepting partial payment in Bitcoin and Ethereum for website projects. You can now pay up to 50% of a website project in Bitcoin or Ethereum. Other crypto currencies will be considered. Please be sure to contact us for any questions.

Changing Your Domain Name Without Ruining Your SEO

I’ll cut to the chase. Dreamhost, one fo wordpress’ recommended hosting companies (and my personal favorite so far) wrote a great blog on how to change domains and not destroy your SEO. If you don’t need to change your domain, DON’T! You’ll notice they say that you will REDUCE the amount of damage done. […]

What Now?

What now? What’s important? I was going to write some stuff about crypto currencies and markets etc., but then I looked over at my nearly 4 year old daughter… Though I’m trying to recession proof the businesses of the people I work with and put in place plans to force ahead and grow through the […]

Bitcoin Mining

Well, now I’ve done it. I’ve gone off the digital deep end. I’ve gotten into crypto currencies… I get it, I’m a bit late to the table, but I’ve done the unthinkable and partnered with some good friends/work buddies of mine and we’ve started a Bitcoin mining company. Well… We talk about it at least. […]

Moving Forward When Your Uninspired

I always tell my clients it REALLY doesn’t matter what you write about. The last thing you want is for your work to become a chore that you avoid. Sometimes though, it’s unavoidable. The solution, I think, is to push through. I know sometimes (personally) that it’s tempting to think you’ll have a change of […]