Google Introduce New Pay as You Go Pricing for Google Maps

Google are now charging for using Google Maps. Will your business be affected?

After launching their new Google Maps Platform recently they’re changing the way they charge companies using their Google Maps API. Here’s an overview of what has changed, what charges are coming into place and who is likely to be most affected.

James Coates - 1st August 2018
Impact Media - WordPress plugin of the month - July. Popup Builder
WordPress Plugins 3 Minute Read

Add Popups To Your Website with Popup Builder

Whether you love or hate them, website popups are extremely effective at capturing email addresses, pushing coupons or encouraging social following. We review the Popup Builder WordPress Plugin that allow you to create popups in minutes.

James Coates - 31st July 2018
Marketing Managers Save 5 Hours A Week - WordPress Support & Maintenance

INFOGRAPHIC: Save 5 Hours Per Week on WordPress Maintenance

Learn how we can help you save 5 hours a week on WordPress maintenance! Free up your time to focus on the tasks that will drive traffic, increase sales & make your boss smile.

James Coates - 16th July 2018
WordPress Training Videos - Using Yoast To Alter Preview Images
WordPress Training 3 Minute Read

Yoast: Social Page Sharing Done Right

Take control of your preview images when sharing your WordPress pages and posts on social media. A 2 minute video can teach you how to change the image within the Yoast SEO plugin for WordPress.

James Coates - 12th July 2018
WordPress Plugins 2 Minute Read

June’s Plugin Of The Month: WP Media Folder

We love WordPress (obviously) but the media library does frustrate us with its lack of organisation. Well if it frustrates you to, then you’ll love WP Media Folder.

James Coates - 25th June 2018
Impact Media - WordPress Theme VS Custom
WordPress Development 7 Minute Read

Theme V Custom. Why WordPress Themes Will Only Get You So Far. Part 1

Whether it’s cost, speed or price; WordPress templates flood the market. But not all are fit for purpose. We provide our thoughts on the pros and cons on both the template / theme and the custom / bespoke approach.

James Coates - 21st June 2018
GDPR Privacy Policy Templates
WordPress Maintenance 2 Minute Read

GDPR Privacy Policy Templates

Working towards ensuring your website is GDPR compliant, updating your privacy policy will play an important role. Here’s a Privacy Policy template to help begin your GDPR Compliant journey.

James Coates - 17th May 2018
WordPress Maintenance 2 Minute Read

A guide to help your WordPress website become GDPR Compliant.

If your WordPress website collects personal data or integrates with other 3rd party applications then there is a very good chance this guide will be helpful.

Martin Coates - 3rd May 2018
Is Your WordPress website for the mobile-first index? - Impact Media
WordPress Maintenance 8 Minute Read

Google’s Mobile-First Index is coming. Is your WordPress website ready?

This has been a long time coming, and since mobile devices now equate to 52.8% of all web traffic compared to 43.26% Desktop traffic; it’s now time your website started thinking mobile first. If it doesn’t, Google will be soon dropping your website from their search results.

James Coates - 18th January 2018
WordPress reCAPTCHA v1 Upgrade - Impact Media
WordPress Maintenance 7 Minute Read

Websites Using reCAPTCHA V1 Need To Upgrade Before March 31st 2018

If your website uses ReCaptcha V1 you’ll need to upgrade it before March 31st 2018 to ensure your contact forms continue to function correctly.

James Coates - 16th January 2018