How To Downgrade PayPal From Business To Personal

There is no automated option on the PayPal website to downgrade a Business account to a Personal account. Only customer support staff can start the process. You need to contact Customer Support to request the downgrade of your account. Unfortunately, the PayPal forums have many complaints from customers having difficulty getting a downgrade. This article … Read more

How To Block Someone On PayPal (Explained)

The extent to which you can block someone on PayPal depends on whether you have a Personal or Business account. You have more options if you have a Business account, but there are some limited actions you can with a Personal account. This article starts with a summary of what you can do with either … Read more

Why Does PayPal Need My SSN? (Explained)

When you log into your PayPal account, do you see an alert saying that you must give the company your Social Security Number? Are you having difficulty withdrawing funds because you haven’t given your SSN? U.S. customers need to provide tax identification to PayPal in some circumstances. This article explains why. Why Does PayPal Need … Read more

Wordfence Manually Refresh Rules (Explained)

The Wordfence plugin runs regular downloads of new and updated security rules from the central Wordfence servers. Occasionally, the plugin fails to connect or download the latest rules. Your WordPress dashboard will show a warning message. Many Wordfence users have difficulty finding the option to manually refresh the rules. This article gives you step-by-step instructions … Read more

3 Ways To Download UpdraftPlus Backups To PC (With Pictures)

This article covers three ways to download UpdraftPlus backups to your personal computer, by using: the UpdraftPlus plugin interface the control panel provided by your hosting service the interface provided by your remote storage service I’ll walk step by step through each method with images from my own websites and remote storage service. Although your … Read more

Where Does UpdraftPlus Store Backups? (Helpful Examples)

When you install and activate the UpdraftPlus plugin on your WordPress site, it creates a subfolder named “updraft” on your local web server storage. The Updraft Plus plugin backs up a website to the updraft subfolder in the wp-content directory on the local webserver. If remote storage is configured, the files are copied to the … Read more

Beginner’s Guide To WordFence (Read This First!)

This beginner’s guide to Wordfence is a quick overview of what you need to know to secure your new WordPress site. WordFence is one of the first plugins you should install on your website. The free version is enough for a small and growing site. When your site starts getting a high volume of traffic, … Read more

Uptime Robot And Cloudflare – Do You Need Both?

Uptime Robot and Cloudflare are used together on many websites. But Cloudflare provides some protection to downtime, so do you need the two services? This article discusses why it’s a good idea to use both. Do you need to do anything special to make Uptime Robot work well with Cloudflare? Usually not, but we have … Read more