All in One SEO Pack Pro 2.4.10

We just released All in One SEO Pack Pro 2.4.10 and All in One SEO Pack free 2.3.10. Read all about it here.

WordPress 4.4

WordPress 4.4 has just been released. Check out the notes and video below to see what’s new. For Users -New Default Theme Twenty Sixteen –Responsive Images –Embeds improvements For Developers –Rest API –Terms now support metadata –Comment query improvements –Term, […]

WordPress Runs 25% of the Web

Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you know that WordPress is big. How big? This content management software now powers 25% of the web. According to, “WordPress is used by 58.7% of all the websites whose content management […]

Update Your WordPress Plugins, or the Terrorists Win

This week, the FBI issued a public service announcement that ISIS/ISIL (Islamic State in Iraq and Syria/Islamic State in the Levant) sympathizers are using WordPress plugin vulnerabilities to deface websites. The defacements have affected Web site operations and the communication […]

WordPress 3.4.2 Maintenance and Security Release

What you need to know: Download it now:  

Top WordPress Plugins

I just made an updated list of the top WordPress plugins for ANY blog or site. There are some old tried and true plugins, and a few you may have never heard of. The list includes both free and premium, […]

Church Software => WordPress

My dad’s church software website is finally using WordPress. It only took 3 or 4 years of convincing! I know it doesn’t look like much yet, but after 20 minutes of work it looks 10 times better than the last […]

New Twitter embed in WordPress 3.4

Well this is cool. In a day full of releases and upgrades, WordPress 3.4 is out! — Michael Torbert (@michaeltorbert) June 13, 2012 I feel like this will definitely come in handy. —– Will it break the internet if […]

WordPress 3.4 is released today.

Get ready to upgrade again. First it was a new version of All in One SEO Pack, then a new version of Backup Buddy, and now WordPress 3.4 was released today. There’s a new theme customizer for users, and tons […]

Backup Buddy 3.0 is out – take 30% off with coupon code SEMPERFI25

Click here to check out the awesome list of new features in this already amazing plugin. Make sure you use discount code SEMPERFI25 for an extra 25% off!  

All in One SEO Pack – updated

I’ve just released an update for All in One SEO Pack, the most downloaded WordPress plugin.

WordPress Christmas

In our office at Semper Fi Web Design, we decided there weren’t enough WordPress things on display. So to correct that, we decked the tree boughs with WordPress ornaments, with WordPress shirts as a tree skirt. As Christmas gets closer, […]

2010 Year in Blogging

This is pretty cool. sent out stats for blogs from 2010. It’s nice to have a glance at my info for Wow, only 11 blog posts. I need to get with it this year. (I would love to […]

All in One SEO Pack for WordPress Stickers

I just received the first batch of All in One SEO Pack (WordPress plugin) stickers. If you want one, send me your address via the contact form and I’ll be happy to send you one for free!

WordPress Swag

A box came today and it was filled with WordPress goodies! Steve said it looked like the Automattic office threw up on his dining room table. (Sorry if anyone wanted XL olive green WordPress shirts, I bought them all.) Some […]

WordPress Active Versions Chart

I just noticed that now has an active versions chart for plugins! Hopefully soon we’ll be able to know the versions of WordPress people are using also.

British Invasion

Cory Miller is part of the British Invasion… he’s also available for voiceovers. [wpvideo TizrsW0Z] Follow Roaming Cory at

WordPress Hackathon

Tonight, Steve Mortiboy and I went to the WPHackathon in Raleigh, North Carolina. It was great seeing other local WordPress people again like Glenn Ansley, Sam England, Steve Ollice, and Chad Simon, as well as meeting a number of new people.

Cory Miller’s WordCamp Chicago Presentation

Everyone’s favorite iThemes owner gave a profound and inspiring presentation about the trials of owning your own WordPress-based enterprise. I saw a lot of parallels to my own experiences as a WordPress entrepreneur in his talk, and certainly took away a lot […]

Cory Miller loves his All in One SEO Pack shirt!

Cory Miller (of iThemes and wearing his All in One SEO Pack shirt. Cory told me he likes this one better since this is his normal face. Which picture do you like better, this one or the one from […]


WordCamp closing thoughts by my favorite WordPress Developer. 🙂

WordPress 3.0 RC1

WordPress 3.0 RC1 released tonight.

Favorite WordCamp 2010 picture

I’m trying to decide which picture from WordCamp last weekend is my favorite. There are so many great ones but it has to be either this one of Matt Danner or this other that I like the best. Matt Danner […]

WordCamp Raleigh went well

Check out the WordCamp pictures from this year’s WordCamp Raleigh!