Manchester Dev Meetup – 19th September 2023

Just down the road from MediaCityUK, the centre of Manchester played host to a meet-up of colleagues and contractors from across the WordPress developer community. On the agenda: Thanks go out to the hosts for organising the lunch.

WordCamp Whitley Bay 2023 Round-Up

WordCamp Whitley Bay hosted a great schedule of technical WordPress presentations at Spanish City. The more intimate size of the event allowed more involved technical and business-focussed conversations to occur. Silicon Dales was proud to be a Rockpool Sponsor of this event and gained a lot from the quality of the talks. WordCamp Whitley Bay …

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Top 5 SEO Strategies for Your WordPress Website: An Enterprise Perspective

Enterprises often have different SEO needs than smaller businesses due to the complexity and size of their operations. In the world of WordPress, there are numerous strategies and plugins available to help you improve your site’s SEO. However, it’s essential to focus on the most impactful practices that cater specifically to enterprise-level needs. In this …

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5 Key Benefits of Migrating from Shopify to WooCommerce for Enterprise Solutions

Both Shopify and WooCommerce are formidable platforms for running an e-commerce store. However, if your business has scaled to an enterprise level, you might find that WooCommerce offers specific advantages that make it an excellent fit. In this article, we’ll explore the five key benefits of migrating from Shopify to WooCommerce for enterprise solutions. 1. …

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How to Optimize Your WordPress Site for International Markets

Entering the international arena is an exciting milestone for any business, but it comes with its own set of challenges, especially when it comes to your website. WordPress, thanks to its versatility, can be an excellent platform to host your multi-national business. Here’s how to optimize your WordPress site for international markets. Language Translation Manual …

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Why WooCommerce is the Best Choice for Scaling Your E-commerce Business

Scaling an e-commerce business is a multifaceted endeavor that involves inventory management, customer service, and most importantly, a robust digital platform that can handle growth. When it comes to scalability and flexibility, WooCommerce stands out as the go-to e-commerce solution for businesses. Let’s delve into why WooCommerce is the best choice for scaling your e-commerce …

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The Ultimate Guide to Replatforming Your Enterprise Website to WordPress

For mid-cap and enterprise businesses, the choice of content management system (CMS) is a crucial decision that impacts virtually every aspect of their online operations. WordPress has evolved from a simple blogging platform to a full-fledged CMS that powers over 40% of websites worldwide, including high-traffic and complex enterprise sites. If you’re considering replatforming to …

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How to Efficiently Migrate from Adobe Experience Manager to WordPress

For many mid-cap and enterprise-level companies, choosing a content management system (CMS) is a significant decision that has long-lasting implications. Adobe Experience Manager (AEM) and WordPress are among the top choices, each with its own set of advantages. However, if you find that WordPress better meets your company’s needs for flexibility, ease-of-use, and cost-effectiveness, you …

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Silicon Dales at WordCamp Whitley Bay Monday 18th September 2023

Silicon Dales will be at WordCamp Whitley Bay on Monday 18th September 2023, catching up with WordPress news and developer colleagues. If you’d like to book a chat, let us know at Tickets are £30, but the fresh seaside air of Whitley Bay is free:

WordCamp US 2023 Round-Up

The Silicon Dales team had a great time catching up with colleagues and partners at WordCamp US 2023 in National Harbor, MD at the Gaylord National Convention Centre. As “Author”-level sponsors Silicon Dales got a shout-out and a chance to hand out some merchandise to all the dedicated WordPressers who made it there. Alongside other …

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