Author: Ben Freda

Ben is a graduate of Stanford University and Columbia Law School. He founded BFC in 2010.

What Information Would Help You with Digital Strategy?

There’s something we’ve been kicking around at BFC Support for a while now, and I wanted to see what the wider community thought. That’s you. If you are a client of ours, you already know the value of having someone looking after your site, making sure it’s up and running smoothly, responding when there are… Read more »

Your Options for Enhanced Site Security

Recently, one of our clients became concerned about the security of their site. They asked what a BFC Maintenance plan includes by default, and what additional options might exist for an advanced level of protection. Well, I’m not one to let a good conversation go to waste. So here, in short, is how we handle… Read more »

Stop Wasting Money on SSL Certs

Public Service Announcement to our beloved BFC Support blog audience: stop wasting your hard-earned money on SSL certificates! There is now a better – and free – SSL option the big companies don’t want you to know about. Here’s the skinny. By now, most you are familiar with the need to secure your sites with… Read more »

20 Silly WordPress Mistakes #2: Not Taking Automatic Backups

Your site should be backing itself up, automatically, on a schedule. Stop for a moment and think, “What wold I do right now if I learned my site had been completely erased five minutes ago?” Be honest — what is the very first step you would take? You might assume your host is taking backups, and they… Read more »