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Time to Proto-col it a Day?

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Is it time for FTP to retire? And where to find the best WordPress developers and designers for hire.

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Time To Proto-col it a Day?

File Transfer Protocol (FTP) is as basic a method as sending files gets – no bells, no whistles… not even much security to speak of. 

Heck, it was invented back in the days when the word ‘hacker’ had nothing to do with computers.

The question then begs: Is it time for FTP to retire?



From Around The Tracks 🚆

Happy 17th, WordPress - WP Tavern
5 Best Practices for Maintaining Your WordPress Database - Torque
Celebrate Seventeen - Matt Mullenweg
Best WordPress Image Compression Plugins For 2020 - WP Astra
How Automattic pays its remote employees across different geographies - TechCrunch
Google Announces 3-Day Digital Conference Starting June 30 - Search Engine Journal
How To Feel More Energized Even When You’re Stuck At A Desk All Day - Smashing Magazine



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