My Web Maestro

Nathan Lyle

Nathan is a father of four, an amateur musician, and an aspiring photographer. He started programming in 4th grade on an Apple II+ and many years later spent much of his college years freelancing website design for college departments. Nathan is a veteran of the Browser Wars, and will gladly talk at length about the changes he has seen in Web technology if you accidentally ask him.

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WordPress Update 5.8

Version 5.8 is now out, named “Tatum” in honor of Art Tatum (a legendary Jazz pianist.) A lot of what’s new in this version of WordPress relates to the native block editor for page content. (We use a custom page ... READ MORE 

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WordPress Update 5.6

If you subscribe to one of our maintenance plans, then this month (December 2020) we’ll be updating your WordPress software to version 5.6, which is now available. This version is named for American singer and songwriter Nina Simone.  Much of ... READ MORE 

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New Malware Trick (Form Spam)

There are always new tricks being tried to get you to reveal information or download malware to your computer. The most recent common one we’ve seen has tried to use fear of legal repercussions to get you to click a ... READ MORE 

Posted on by Nathan Lyle in General News, Security, Spam Hall of Shame

How to Pay an Invoice With ACH (Electronic Check From Your Bank Account)

Paying an invoice directly from your bank account is a great way to save some time and cut down on your credit card costs. There’s a few steps involved in getting things set up, but you can set the system ... READ MORE 

Don’t be Fooled by Predatory PayPal Money Requests

This isn’t a case of PayPal acting in a predatory manner, but of people taking advantage of one of the PayPal features where you can request money from anyone with an email address. While it’s great that there’s an easy ... READ MORE 

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