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Remove Icegram WordPress Plugin Data
Tips & Tricks
Sebastian Moran

How to Remove Icegram Express Plugin Data on WordPress

The Icegram Express plugin is an email marketing service integration for Icegram, which can be commonly used on a site. The Icegram Express plugin uses many custom database tables for storage; wp_ig_actions wp_ig_blocked_emails wp_ig_campaigns wp_ig_contact_meta wp_ig_contactmeta wp_ig_contacts wp_ig_contacts_ips wp_ig_custom_fields wp_ig_forms wp_ig_links wp_ig_lists wp_ig_lists_contacts wp_ig_mailing_queue wp_ig_queue wp_ig_sending_queue wp_ig_temp_import wp_ig_unsubscribe_feedback wp_ig_wc_cart wp_ig_wc_guests wp_ig_workflows wp_ig_workflows_queue The easiest way to remove and delete left-over database tables for Icegram Express is by using a plugin such as WP-Optimize or a host-provided application such as phpMyAdmin. The Icegram Express plugin uses the following option names; there may be a few additional transient-based option names used as

toolbox
WordPress Business
Todd Jones

November Toolbox: Your year-end evaluations can generate extra revenue

In this month’s Toolbox, we are going to talk about how you can help your clients and generate extra revenue. Gather around friends. I’m going to help you earn money during the month of December. December is typically a slow month for many people in the WordPress Web Care business. You likely aren’t building any new websites and you are spending most of your time taking care of your client websites using MainWP. But I have an idea. You can sell your client on an end-of-year evaluation of their websites to help them find improvement for the next year. If

WP Compress Speed Optimization
Tips & Tricks
Sebastian Moran

Using the WP Compress Plugin to Improve Your Website(s) Speed

The WP Compress plugin and service cover much more than image optimization now. The WP Compress v6 includes image optimization, serving out site images and assets using BunnyCDN or Cloudfront from Amazon. This means that those assets will be served using solid CDN services, which have multiple PoPs. WP Compress includes deferring CSS and JS files and minifying HTML and CSS files being loaded on the site’s front end. Currently in beta, WP Compress offers critical CSS generation, which will help improve the front-end load time of a site. WP Compress also includes other optimization options to disable many front-end

WordPress Black Friday 2021
Roundup
Mustaasam Saleem

259+ WordPress Black Friday Deals for 2022

WordPress Black Friday & Cyber Monday Discounts This is the time of the year 2022 when everyone is looking for the biggest deals on their favorite WordPress plugins, themes, hosting, and services. Besides the MainWP discount, we also reached out to many of our friends in the WordPress space to compile a list of WordPress Black Friday discounts to help you save some bucks. If your business is also running some deals, feel free to submit details so that we can add them to the list below. Submit Now 259+ Black Friday Deals for WordPress | 2022 Name Description Offer

Remove WP Staging Unused Database Tables
Tips & Tricks
Sebastian Moran

How to Remove Unused WP Staging Plugin Database Tables

The WP Staging plugin is commonly used to create a staging site if your host does not provide one-click staging site creation. If you no longer need one of the created staging sites, then you can delete it from the UI of the WP Staging plugins. Uninstalling the WP Staging plugin would not delete any staging sites or delete the created database tables for the staging site. Even after deleting a staging site, there might be some left-over database tables related to WP Staging. The Left-over WP Staging database table could be due to a cloning process being interrupted. If

Introducing MainWP 4.3
Important Updates
Dennis Dornon

Introducing MainWP 4.3 💪 Intuitive UI & Client Management

We firmly believe there are three main reasons why 600k+ WordPress websites are being managed using MainWP. Open Source & Self-hosted, ensuring your and your clients’ privacy. Support is Make or Break! Innovate, Innovate, Innovate… Earlier this year, we released MainWP 4.2, which highly focused on privacy updates for us, you, and your clients. 💪 Since then, our team has been working on MainWP 4.3, a relatively big release that includes many UI/UX improvements, added features such as client management, fixes, a new and intuitive way of managing plugins, themes, updates, and a lot more. 📢 Today, I am happy

Q&A Kathy Zant
WordPress Business
Todd Jones

Q&A with Kathy Zant Director of Marketing at StellarWP

In this month’s Q&A, we visit with Kathy Zant, a long time geek who started creating websites with Active Server Pages. Kathy is the Director of Marketing at StellarWP. When she isn’t wrangling WordPress products, she loves hanging out with her husband, her dog, and fosters kittens. What is your WordPress origin story? I actually started developing data-driven sites before it was cool to do so. Active Server Pages and SQL Server, but moved to PHP/MySQL around 2000 for my personal projects. It was even before PHPMyAdmin had to do everything on the command line. WordPress used the same PHP

WebP Image Format - WP Optimize
Tips & Tricks
Sebastian Moran

How to Convert Site Images to the WebP format in the WP-Optimize Plugin

The WebP image format is commonly supported in most major browsers, and in most cases, the images can be smaller than the original JPG format file. WebP images are about 30% smaller than PNG and JPEG images at equivalent visual quality. WordPress 6.1 introduced the WebP image generation feature. But, if you don’t want to use natively, you can easily disable it using a code snippet and the CDN at the edge, such as Cloudflare or the locally generating plugin version. The WP-Optimize plugin supports converting new and bulk-optimizing existing images in the media library into the WebP image format

WordPress roundup
WordPress Business
Todd Jones

November Roundup: Bye to PHP 7.4, hello WordPress 6.1, hello new accessibility checklist and more

In today’s roundup, we are going to discuss the end of an era, what’s new for Gutenberg in WordPress 6.1, the new WordCamp Accessibility checklist, the Great Plugin Data Saga, and how you can apply for a diversity scholarship for WordCamp Asia. You ready to ride? Giddy up. End of PHP 7.4: what it means for enterprise WordPress It is the end of an era. PHP 7.4 was released November 28, 2019. As of November 28, 2022, it will reach its end of life. It had a good run, 3 years in fact, but now we must move on. Jon

Remove Unused Wordfence Plugin Data
Tips & Tricks
Sebastian Moran

How to Keep Wordfence Plugin Database Usage Low

Wordfence is a security plugin that can help protect your site. The database tables that the Wordfence plugin uses should be checked for size as part of regular maintenance checks on the site’s database. Wordfence plugin uses many database tables, which were covered before in this article. Below is the Wordfence database table to regularly check for the size; wp_wfHoover You can use a plugin such as WP-Optimize to check the database size. With the plugin installed and active in wp-admin, go to; WP-Optimize > Database > Tables Search using the name wfhoover and the WP-Optimize plugin will show you

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