Episode 16 – Nathan Ingram

On the Hot Air podcast, we talk with people involved with digital agencies. We discuss business models, strategies, and tools for making your agency successful. And along the way, we hope to have a little fun and make some friends. On this episode of the pod, we’re talking with Nathan Ingram. He’s a growth coach…

Monitor Your Staging and Development Sites With Watchful

While there are many levels of sophistication when it comes to developing websites, most web developers are familiar with the use of production sites and staging sites. Production sites are the public-facing versions of your website that are used every day by site visitors. Staging sites are private clones of your production sites. They are used primarily by developers to…

Episode 15 – Mike Demo

On the Hot Air podcast, we talk with people involved with digital agencies. We discuss business models, strategies, and tools for making your agency successful. And along the way, we hope to have a little fun and make some friends. On this episode of the pod, we’re talking with Mike Demo. Mike has had a…

Auto-Updates are Coming to Your WordPress Plugins and Themes

WordPress 5.5 is due for release in August, and one major new feature is already complete: auto-updates for plugins and themes. These auto-updates will help people stay on top of updates. This will make for a safer WordPress ecosystem. WordPress has been using auto-updating for core files for nearly six years now, since version 3.7…

Episode 14 – Brian Mitchell

On the Hot Air podcast, we talk with people involved with digital agencies. We discuss business models, strategies, and tools for making your agency successful. And along the way, we hope to have a little fun and make some friends. On this episode of the pod, we’re talking with Brian Mitchell. Brian is the newly…

You Can Now White-label Your Watchful Reports for Clients

If you’re reading this post, there’s a very good chance that you work at a web agency. Most of our business comes from web agencies and we strive really hard to improve your work life. Whenever we talk with customers, one word keeps coming up: “reports“. You want better reporting options. You want helpful reports…

5 Awesome, Free Online Conferences for mid-2020

Here at Watchful, we love both Joomla and WordPress and we know that lots of you do too. Normally, April, May and June are the peak of the conference season for our favorite CMS’s. I live down in Florida in the United States and during the spring, I’m often able to attend WordPress, Joomla and…

Episode 13 – Adam Silver

On the Hot Air podcast, we talk with people involved with digital agencies. We discuss business models, strategies, and tools for making your agency successful. And along the way, we hope to have a little fun and make some friends. On this episode of the pod, we’re speaking with Adam Silver. No, this isn’t the…