Why can’t I boost my Facebook post?

We recently created the 25 second video below to promote our business online. We posted it on our Facebook Business Page: https://www.facebook.com/inforestcom/. We started getting traffic from the time we posted the video (356 views and 572 people reached) at the time we created this post. Not viral but not bad for a small web …

An Introduction Into Google Adwords

Google Adwords Google.com/adwords/ Adwords is Google’s advertising platform that allows business to advertise on google searches, YouTube videos., etc.. Basically where Google gets most of it’s billions from. Adwords allows you to advertise in any specified location either Princeton, NJ or Globally. Signing up for Google AdWords is free. You only pay when someone clicks …

WordPress Select Template in Custom Post Type

I had what seems to be a common problem applying a custom template to a custom post type in WordPress. First, I up the post type with custom fields using Custom Field Suite and Custom Post Type UI.  I initially had the a custom template set up and working properly, pulling in the corresponding custom fields that …

Security Basics for Web Developers

If you’re a web developer, there’s a good chance some of your code could be vulnerable. Unfortunately, if you haven’t had any security flaws, it is more than likely that you will run into some in the future. But most web developers don’t understand specific vulnerabilities in their code, generally SQL injections, as many do …

A fix for WordPress visual editor not showing – .htaccess!

Today had Leon and I banging our heads against a new WordPress installation that was displaying a blank screen in the visual editor.  We searched for possible causes and solutions, which included disabling possibly faulty plugins and verifying that all WordPress files were installed. In looking more closely at the browser console, what first appeared to …

Updating WP-Members WordPress Plugin for Twitter Bootstrap

At Inforest Communications, we work a lot with WordPress as a Content Management System (CMS), and also tend to use the Twitter Bootstrap framework as a starting point for our HTML/CSS layouts.  Recently we completed a project using the WP-Members plugin in order to provide a basic, password-protected area of a website.  As is the case …