WP Builds Weekly WordPress Podcast - #186 - Business liability insurance v's none

If you run a WordPress website business then you’ll likely have had a run in with a client. You need insurance to protect you… don’t you? In this podcast we discuss if it’s really needed or whether it’s something that you can resonably do without. Do people actually take legal action against the people who build their websites, and if so is there anything substantive that they can get from you, or are we just falling for the insurance salesman and his trap of offering cover for things that we don’t really need. Fairly nerdy topic and lots to discuss. Listen to the podcast to find out more…

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Why you should automate all-the-things with James Rose - WP Builds Weekly WordPress Podcast #185

Do you want to remove boring tasks from your life? Those tasks that you know that you have to do, but just wish someone else would do. Well it’s likely that you can automate many of them and James Rose is here to help you do that. He’s not suggesting that you automate everything, but tasks that offer you zero return might as well be done by a robot as by you. His favourite tool is Zapier and he really has delved deep into the platform and its inner workings. So much so that he’s created a course to save you time as you learn how to save time! Check him out on the WP Builds Weekly WordPress Podcast this week.

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184 - Limited client access v's full access - WP Builds Weekly WordPress Podcast

Some WordPress freelancers and agencies give clients full admin access to WordPress. Some give another role, such as the Editor role. What works best for you and your clients? Some completely reconfigure and white label the WordPress dashboard. Some give an Editor role for everyday use and an Admin role so they have ownership. I’m sure there are more variations. Perhaps you’ve changed your position on this over the years, or still have a level of uncertainty. Do you or don’t you want clients to see what’s going on under the hood with their WordPress website? Check out the WP Builds podcast to find out what we think!

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How I have evolved my Wallace Inline WordPress plugin #183 - WP Builds Weekly WordPress Podcast

If you’re the kind of person who likes to make sure that the website that you hand over to your clients is safe from their clumsy hands, then your might be interested in the podcast today. Wallace Inline is a great tool for making it really easy for people to update their website content. The idea is that you find a place on the page that you want to edit, and you click on it and alter it right there without the need to go into the settings for the module / element. Bradley Kirby comes on the WP Builds Podcast today to talk about what’s new with the plugin and how it might save you time when dealing with clients. Check it out.

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Office v home working - 182 - The WP Builds Weekly WordPress Podcast

Are you a WordPress website builder or developer? If so you’re likely working from one of two locations, home or an office. You might have tried out both in the past, or long for the one that you don’t currently have. In this episode of the WP Builds Weekly WordPress Podcast we debate the merits of one over the other and there’s a surprising amount to say! Whether you’re happy with your setup but have thought about changing, or if you just want to confirm your decision that your current location is the best… have a listen to the podcast and leave some comments…

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