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301 Redirects in WordPress
If you have recently migrated your site or changed your URLs, 301 redirects in WordPress are useful to avoid a decrease in visitors. When you migrate your website, transfer the site to HTTPS or SSL, or redesign your site in a way that changes URLs, permalinks or slug structure, your old site version with display […]
Benefits of WordPress hosting
According to WordPress statistics, over 74 million websites and blogs are hosted by WordPress. If you want a WordPress site, there are two types of hosting options available for you. You can host your website directly through WordPress yourself or you can choose managed WordPress hosting with a web hosting provider. HostAfrica offers managed WordPress […]
WordPress Hosting
Moving WordPress  In our previous Host Africa WordPress article, we discussed the MANUAL procedure for moving your WordPress site. In this article, we will take a look at a few plugins which make the process much smoother, easier and less error-prone. There are plenty of plugins, both free and paid. We will focus more on […]
Wordpress - Some good tutorials
As we have now started a WordPress only hosting package at HostAfrica, I thought I would put together a few links to some WordPress tutorials on the web. WordPress tutorials for beginners A beginner’s guide to creating a WordPress website This complete guide to creating your first WordPress site is a great place to start if […]
WordPress Hosting
When you’re hunting for a home, you pay a lot of attention to the neighbourhood. You want to make sure it’s safe, has good schools, and that your guests won’t be too scared (or ashamed) to visit. Unfortunately, we don’t put nearly as much effort into our virtual premises. Your online residence needs to be […]
How to install Wordpress on your website
You probably have an idea for a news website, a travel blog, or even an e-commerce store. Well, WordPress may just be the right piece of software for you. While you can use a service like Fantastico to install WordPress almost automatically, it is always better to install a website from scratch and get to […]