Account Details: Boston Tutoring Services

Monday, July 18, 2022

  • + Updated Gravity forms and implemented V3 invisible reCaptcha to reduce spam
  • + Optimized images for faster loading
  • + Added a note to the dashboard with tips on how to make changes to your website
  • + Scanned and verified website is malware-free
  • + Backed up database & full website before update
  • + Updated to WordPress 6.0.1
  • + Updated all plugins
  • + Backed up theme & database after upgrade
  • + Your site is using 1.39 GB of disk space

Monday, April 25, 2022

  • + Set up Wordfence, a security plugin to keep your website safe
  • + Adjusted one of the tutor images to make their face more visible
  • + Adjusted the bullet points to avoid getting cut off on mobile screens
  • + Adjusted the spacing for the newsletter signup section on the bottom of the page for mobile screens
  • + Optimized images for faster loading
  • + Updated to PHP 7.4
  • + Scanned and verified website is malware-free
  • + Backed up database & full website before update
  • + Updated to WordPress 5.9.3
  • + Updated all plugins
  • + Backed up theme & database after upgrade
  • + Your site is using 913 MB of disk space

Tuesday, January 18, 2022

  • + Updated to Gravity Forms 2.5, set up V3 Google ReCaptcha and tested form submission
  • + Improved styles to the form confirmation message, making it stand out more against the rest of the text on the page so users know their message successfully went through
  • + Optimized images for faster loading
  • + Scan and verify website is malware-free
  • + Back up database & full website before update
  • + Update to WordPress 5.8.3
  • + Update all plugins
  • + Back up theme & database after upgrade
  • + Your site is using 856 MB of disk space

Wednesday, December 1, 2021

  • + Added site to UptimeRobot, a monitoring system that checks every 5 minutes and alerts us immediately if the site is down. Decreasing amount of potential downtime if a site has a problem
  • + Set up monthly Analytics Report
  • + Optimized images for faster loading
  • + Scanned and verified website is malware-free
  • + Backed up database & full website before update
  • + Updated to WordPress 5.8.2
  • + Updated all plugins
  • + Backed up theme & database after upgrade
  • + Your site is using 792 MB of disk space

Monday, September 20, 2021

  • + Updated to PHP 7.3
  • + Scanned and verified website is malware-free
  • + Backed up database & full website before update
  • + Updated to WordPress 5.8.1
  • + Updated all plugins
  • + Backed up theme & database after upgrade
  • + Your site is using 1.15 GB of disk space

Wednesday, April 28, 2021

  • + Cleaned up theme code to improve compatibility and help to avoid potential plugin conflicts
  • + Removed obsolete code and deprecated internet explorer instructions
  • + Improved database usage by limiting revisions to 6
  • + Positioned SMTP email log link as a menu item in WordPress below "Forms" - labeled "Emails / SMTP" - you can review this to check form submissions and be aware of any errors with emails being sent out from the website
  • + Optimized images for faster loading
  • + Scanned and verified website is malware-free
  • + Backed up database & full website before update
  • + Updated to WordPress 5.7.1
  • + Updated all plugins
  • + Backed up theme & database after upgrade
  • + Your site is using 657 MB of disk space

Monday, January 25, 2021

  • + Fixed WP Paginate bug after update
  • + Tested form submission
  • + Optimized images for faster loading
  • + Scanned and verified website is malware-free
  • + Backed up database & full website before update
  • + Updated to WordPress 5.6
  • + Updated all plugins
  • + Backed up theme & database after upgrade
  • + Your site is using 971 MB of disk space

Monday, November 2, 2020

  • + Your site is using 625 MB of disk space
  • + Set up monthly Analytics Report
  • + Sent test SMTP mail
  • + Re-named admin menu item WP Mail SMTP to Emails, and moved it below the Forms menu item
  • + Tested Gravity Forms submission
  • + Optimized images for faster loading
  • + Scanned and verified website is malware-free
  • + Backed up database & full website before update
  • + Updated to WordPress 5.5.3
  • + Updated all plugins
  • + Backed up theme & database after upgrade

Monday, July 27, 2020

  • + Fixed broken Pagination after update
  • + Tested Gravity Forms submission
  • + Your site is using 955 MB of disk space
  • + Optimized images for faster loading
  • + Scanned and verified website is malware-free
  • + Backed up database & full website before update
  • + Updated to WordPress 5.4.2
  • + Updated all plugins
  • + Backed up theme & database after upgrade

Friday, April 17, 2020

  • + Removed deprecated Stellar widgets
  • + You are using 1.3 GB of disk space
  • + Added Captcha to Testimonial form to reduce spam
  • + Scanned and verified website is free of any traceable malware
  • + Backed up database & full website before update
  • + Updated to WordPress 5.4
  • + Updated all plugins
  • + Backed up theme & database after update

Wednesday, January 29, 2020

  • + Backed up database & full website before update
  • + Updated to WordPress 5.3.2
  • + Updated all plugins
  • + Did full maintenance checklist
  • + Checked website for Malware
  • + Backed up theme & database after upgrade

Sunday, November 17, 2019

  • + Backed up database & full website before update
  • + Updated to WordPress 5.3
  • + Updated all plugins
  • + Updated to PHP 7.2
  • + Did full maintenance checklist
  • + Set up recurring Monthly Analytics Report
  • + Backed up theme & database after upgrade

Friday, July 26, 2019

  • + Backed up database & full website before update
  • + Updated to WordPress 5.2.2
  • + Updated all plugins
  • + Did full maintenance checklist
  • + Backed up theme & database after upgrade
  • + Optimized images for faster loading

Monday, June 3, 2019

  • + Backed up database & full website before update
  • + Updated to WordPress 5.2.1
  • + Updated all plugins
  • + Did full maintenance checklist
  • + Backed up theme & database after upgrade
  • + Optimized images for faster loading
  • + Replaced depreciated security plugins with WP All In One Security plugin
  • + Activated Akismet AntiSpam plugin

Friday, January 11, 2019

  • + Backed up database & full website before update
  • + Updated to WordPress 5.0.3
  • + Updated all plugins
  • + Scanned website for Malware and Viruses
  • + Did full maintenance checklist
  • + Backed up theme & database after upgrade
  • + Integrated SSL Certificate

Friday, November 2, 2018

  • Backed up database & full website before update
  • Updated all plugins and WordPress
  • Scanned website for Malware and Viruses
  • Did full maintenance checklist
  • Backed up theme & database after upgrade
  • Optimized images for faster loading
  • Fixed several HTML Validator Warnings
  • Adjusted mobile menu breakpoint so Menu options don't break to a second line