News

February 2018 Updates

February 2018 Update: Social Media Tools & others

Happy Chinese New Year and Valentine’s day. This month, I’ll be kicking off our second series to complement our current Website Checklist series. As there will be a number of lifetime deals for Social Media

https deadline 2018

Deadline for HTTPS Coming June 2018

If you haven’t switched your website over to HTTPS, please do so soon as Google has set a deadline for websites to switch over. Failing to switch over will get you a “not secure” status

February 2018 Lifetime Deals

February 2018 Lifetime Deals

Lifetime deals for Software-as-a-service products (hereby defined as SaaS products) are those kind of deals that you take a risk in. While some might pan out as valuable, others perhaps not so. Compared to WordPress

January 2018 Update

January 2018 Update: Blogging Almost Everyday

Happy new year and welcome 2018! And hello from Malaysia! While I have run websites since 1999, WPStarters is a new project. As such, I will start by updating you guys on the website’s progress.

WordCamp Kuala Lumpur 2017

WordCamp Kuala Lumpur 2017 was just concluded recently. It was my first WordCamp and also the first WordCamp in Malaysia after seven years. It was held at the Royale Chulan Bukit Bintang, Kuala Lumpur, a

Black Friday Cyber Monday WordPress Deals & Coupons

Black Friday / Cyber Monday WordPress Deals 2016

Black Friday and Cyber Monday are periods of time when Thanksgiving happen and sales occur throughout the United States. Interestingly, during this period of time, a number of WordPress companies participate as well. If you

BackupBuddy 7 Coming Soon

If you’re a heavy WordPress user like myself, you would appreciate the news that BackupBuddy 7 will be released soon. For many years, WordPress users are forced to either manually backup their sites or use

Going To A Web Development BootCamp In Malaysia

We have been quiet recently. It is not because we have decided not to write anymore on WordPress, but because I’m now at a web development bootcamp in Malaysia. Organised by NextAcademy and MaGIC, the

WooCommerce Acquired By Automattic

If you haven’t heard it yet, WooCommerce was just acquired by Automattic, the people behind Wordpress. With this acquisition Wordpress jumps immediately into the ecommerce scene without needing to build a system themselves nor compete

Chargebee WooCommerce extension might be released soon

Here is a TechGarage exclusive. Chargebee might be coming to WooCommerce soon! What’s the big deal about it? Chargebee is the leading subscription engine worldwide, so much so that it is far more advanced than

>