Social Media Integration

The WHEN, WHERE, WHAT, WHY, and HOW At Gulf To Bay Web, we hear the question all the time, "I have a website, it has some visitors but how can I get more and possibly increase my business' bottom line?" Well, if you have ever heard of FaceBook, Twitter, Pinterest, Instagram, and others, you are […]

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Wordfence Integrates Malware Scan Into Firewall

If you’ve been using the Wordfence Firewall for a while, you may have noticed that our firewall ruleset has been growing steadily over the past few months. This happens as we turn new threat intelligence into firewall rules and release them into production to protect your website. The Wordfence Firewall protects you against attackers hacking […]

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Gulf To Bay Web Is Only A Click Away Gulf To Bay Web is not only words, we are also action. We are able to provide you the help and support you need for your WordPress site. Feel free to check out our support options or Contact Us Gulf To Bay Web Is Only A Click […]

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The 9 things to watch for when selecting a WordPress theme

"Not all that shimmers is gold". The WordPress theme is the face of your website, it is what your site will look like and how it will represent you and your business. So, be sure to choose wisely when selecting a theme, following the steps outlined below, will make it a lot easier. […]

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More than likely your website ads are not seen but being blocked

Here is what you can do to prevent that from happening 24-27% of internet users use #adblockers More than $22 billion in #ad #revenues got blocked in 2015 Let’s face it, if you’re a website owner, then based on your business model, ads can be a crucial part of your bottom line. And that’s especially […]

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8 easy steps to prevent unauthorized access to your WordPress admin area

You have heard the horror stories about hacked WordPress websites, you may have seen screen shots of a hacked site's front page, or maybe even your site was the victim of a hack attack. It brings up two questions, one why are WordPress sites being hacked and, two, what are some easy steps from preventing […]

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Does Your New WordPress Site Come With Instructions?

If not, you are dealing with the wrong developer So, you finally got yourself a new website, all nice and shiny, ready for the visitors to consume the content that you are providing; listing your products and services, your prices, location, how to get in touch with you and more. And then it happens; […]

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Changing WordPress Permalinks without losing Google rank

A Permalink as defined by the WordPress Codex: A permalink is the web address used to link to your content. The URL to each post should be permanent, and never change — hence the name permalink. The Settings Permalinks Screen allows you to choose your default permalink structure. You can choose from common settings or […]

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Image Optimization, Lazy Load, Cache, Improving Page Load Speed, Initial Server Response Time

Optimizing WordPress 101 - Image Optimization All those buzzwords in the title, surely you have heard them, and maybe you have even tried to figure out how to apply them to your own WordPress website. Don't despair, Gulf To Bay Web will use the "Optimizing WordPress 101" series to clarify a lot of those buzzwords […]

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WordPress 4.6 Will Detect Broken Links in the Editor

WordPress 4.6 is set to introduce a broken link checker in the editor, a handy new feature which lead developer Andrew Ozz dubbed “spellcheck for URLs.” Ella Van Dorpe, who is co-maintainer with Ozz on WordPress’editor component, opened a ticket three months ago to begin work on detecting broken URLs. She proposed that bad links […]

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