Glossary

We’ll be regularly adding to the Glossary, to help explain some of the common terms you’ll come across in website design and WordPress.

What are WordPress plugins?

Published on 3rd August 2014 in Glossary.
WordPress plugins are used to add to or expand on the functionality of your WordPress powered website. Commonly installed WordPress plugins cover such topics as contact forms, comment spam, and SEO (Search Engine Optimisation). What else can...
What is a featured image in WordPress?

What is a featured image in WordPress?

Published on 24th June 2014 in Glossary.
So what is the featured image in WordPress? and what does it do? Well it really depends on the theme that's currently being used. We like to use featured...
What is an RSS feed?

What is an RSS feed?

Published on 12th June 2013 in Glossary.
We've been asked this question a couple of times lately, mostly from clients getting onto the web for the first time, so here's our definition. RSS stands for ‘Rich Site Summary’....
Just what are forums?

Just what are forums?

Published on 15th September 2011 in Glossary.
Forums are an area on your website for users to post topics for discussion, find answers, and to discuss and comment on other users topics. They are essentially a conversation using...