Important WordPress Security Update: Upgrade Your Site Today

As with most large WordPress releases, there are a few bugs and fixes that need to be updated. WordPress 3.6.1 is the latest stable release and it is advised that all of our clients update their website to the newest version, which includes some important security fixes. WordPress 3.6.1 is also a security release for […]

Should I use the Theme SEO options or an SEO plugin?

Many themes these days come with built in Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) options. Which is fabulous, however they can come with downsides. So I wanted to go through the advantages and disadvantages of using the theme SEO options or using an SEO plugin on your WordPress site. Advantages of Theme SEO options Companies like StudioPress […]

Why use WordPress for Your Small Business Website?

It is no secret that at Picasso Media Group we love WordPress. In fact nearly all of the websites we build are on WordPress. It was whilst listening in on Twitter stream for Word Camp San Francisco 2011, that we noticed an interesting statistic…. [blockquote]22% of all new domain registrations in the USA are running […]

9 must haves on any website

I honestly believe in this day and age, every business should have a website. Most small businesses have a limited marketing budget and so being found online is really important. When building your website there are some important things that you must include. We have compiled a list of 9 must haves for your small […]

The importance of backing up

Backing up your website has always been important. The issue of backing up has been brought to the forefront of every small business owner with the hacking attack on Melbourne based hosting company Distribute IT. The hackers also managed to delete all the backups for Distribute IT meaning that over 4,800 small businesses lost their […]