The WordPress Resources & Products I use Everyday.
All my recommendations are for Products, Services and Resources that I have used extensively, trust with mine and my Client Sites, and absolutely love!
Disclaimer: Some of the recommendations will have affiliate links – which means if you use my link and purchase it, I may get a small commission – this helps fund the site, so thanks if you do!
OK, I admit this gets top billing as it is my theme! But if need an easy to use and flexible theme Cento is a great starting point for your next WordPress project.
Become a Jakson Member for instant access to Cento, plus Support Forums, Elementor Templates and exclusive Member tutorials.
Elementor Page Builder
Elementor blew the WordPress page-builder landscape apart when it was launched a couple of years ago – it was so good, unbelievably good, and keeps getting better.
Its my weapon of choice for making websites. No Contest.
SiteGround is my No. 1 choice for Managed WordPress Hosting. I use if for all my client and personal sites – including this one!
It’s fast, affordable, scalable, has some awesome WordPress features, Backup, and some of the best Support you’ll find anywhere.
WP Rocket Website Speed
A modern WordPress website needs a good Cache Plugin – simple as that.
WP Rocket is not just a good Cache plugin – Its The Best Cache Plugin. I know, Ive tested them all!
Your Host should be backing up your website every day – if its not you’re with the wrong host! (see jakson.co/siteground and get that sorted!) .
But I always install this amazing plugin for that extra piece of mind – it can store your backups externally to DropBox, Amazon S3 etc. Plus you can take manual backups as and when you want – great for development when you want to add a new plugin or update your database!
ServerPress Desktop Server
You can’t beat developing your WordPress Site “Locally”.
This means running a web server locally on your PC or MAC and ServerPress have a brilliant and Free solution for just this, with some epic
I adore their DesktopServer product and use it every single day and couldn’t live without it!
All-in-One WP Migration
Hands down the No.1 plugin for moving your WordPress website from one place to another.
The easiest to use, most reliable plugin of its type – can’t tell you how good this is! And there is no affiliate link for this link !!