Take Control of your Hosting Account

We’ve been a happy user of SiteGround’s web hosting services for over a decade. Here’s a 2017 review based on 12 months of actual stats about SiteGround from HostingStats.com. All KMDD website clients are hosted at SiteGround through our reseller...

How to Update Your WordPress Site

Access your login at – yourwebsitename/WP-admin. Log in to your WordPress website Dashboard. You will have been sent login credentials when you initiated your hosting with KMDD. Contact KMDD for missing login info if needed. ALWAYS BACKUP BEFORE UPDATING...

DNS (techie level) Stuff

Your DNS (Domain Name Servers) number are a set of numbers recorded at your domain name registrar that tells the internet which server to go to to read your website (and other) files. There are DNS “Records” for your website (A-records), your Mail (MX-...

Siteground Hosting Server Updates

Siteground will be performing a major upgrade of their shared hosting infrastructure and many of the KMDD sites will be migrated at the end of January. The upgrade is scheduled for Tuesday, January 19, 01:00 AM – 06:00 AM CST The News From Siteground: What...

Best Security Measures

Stay proactive for a secure website All websites created by KM Digital Design use the WordPress software platform. Unless otherwise requested, all are hosted at Siteground web hosting. This means you have some great security measures right out of the gate. However,...

Guerilla Marketing and Storytelling

Anything connected with the word “Guerrilla” seems slightly edgy and more than a bit fascinating, don’t you think? Guerrilla marketing is an advertisement strategy concept designed for small businesses to promote their products or services in an...

Accessing your web hosting account

KMDD has been using Siteground as our web host of choice for almost 10 years. They have grown quite a bit since we hosted our first site with them. WordPress Hosting has been greatly improved with more security and 99.9% uptime, and they have terrific support. So if...

Handling WordPress Comments

If you’re a blogger looking to engage readers, comments are a necessity. They can also be time consuming and– with comment spam– often a pain to deal with. KMDD recommends that all bloggers set comments to be moderated. There are many settings in your WordPress...

WordPress categories

WordPress categories are a way to organize your posts. In addition to that, one post can reside in more than one category. This gives you a lot of flexibility to show exactly the posts you want, exactly the way you want them– in widgets, menus or directly in your...