David Attard

Founder, Lead Author, CollectiveRay

"David has been working in or around the online and digital industry for the last 21 years. He has vast experience in the software and web design industries using WordPress, Joomla and niches surrounding them. He has worked with software development agencies, international software companies, local marketing agencies and now is Head of Marketing Operations at Aphex Media - an SEO agency. As a digital consultant, his focus is on helping businesses get a competitive advantage using a combination of their website and digital platforms available today. His blend of technology expertise combined with a strong business acumen brings a competitive edge to his writings."

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CollectiveRay's Privacy Policy - How We Use Your Data

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[How To] Use Joomla LoadPosition + LoadModule to Put a Module in an Article

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[How To] Transfer Joomla From Localhost to Server in 5 Steps

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[How To] Reset the Joomla Admin Password if You Forgot It

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[How To] Link your Logo to the Joomla Homepage

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The Easiest Way to Add a Joomla Paypal / Donations Button

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Complete Guide to Understand Joomla 3 Template Positions - [deleted]

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How to use J2XML to move content between Joomla versions

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DC Joomla Facebook Like Popup Plugin AND Module

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How to Enable, Disable and Use Joomla 2 Factor Authentication

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The Ultimate Guide to Using Tags in Joomla

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[How to] Empty Joomla Trash, Publish or Delete Content Items Permanently

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Add Joomla Google Analytics: 7 Easy Ways [Full Guide - 2024]

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What is the Joomla Redirect Plugin? All You Need to Know

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What is the Joomla Admin URL and Login URL?

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[How to] Hide the WordPress Versions for Increased Security

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Add Google Analytics to Your WordPress Theme (Without Plugin)

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[How To] Start a Blog in 19 Simple Steps in 2024 [Updated]

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How To Change WordPress Password If You Forgot It (Step-by-Step)

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How to Setup a WordPress Shopping Cart - 9 Themes + Plugins

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40 Best WordPress Blog Themes in 2024 (Tried and Tested)

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WordPress Community/Social Network (15) Awesome Themes/Plugins

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Easy WordPress Paypal Payment/Donations Plugin

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Step-by-Step: Migrate a WordPress Site to a New Host or Server

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Speed Up WordPress: 25 Steps to a Super Fast Website Today

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101 WordPress Tips & Tricks Every Blogger Must Know (2024)

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[How To] Add A Widget Area To Any WordPress Theme (2024)

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How to Track WordPress Downloads (using Plugins or Natively)

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[How To] Add Login/Logout Links for an Improved WooCommerce User Experience

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Native vs Plugin: WordPress Backup Using 6 Reliable Methods

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WordPress OG Tags: How to Increase Clicks To Your Post on Social

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7 Ways to Fix WordPress Hacked sites + 17 Security Steps to Protect

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Speed Up WordPress Admin: Improve Loading Time of the Backend

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WordPress FTP Access: How To Access Files With an FTP Client

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7+ WordPress Landing Page Plugins/Themes [Comparison+Guide]

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21 WordPress On Page SEO Checklist for 10X Traffic (2024)

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Add Javascript To WordPress Site - 7 Step-By-Step Methods

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How to Check, Disable or Enable Joomla GZip Compression

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99+ Web Design Blogs You NEED To Follow [Updated for 2024]

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WordPress Developers for Hire | 13 Top Freelancer Sites (2024)

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9 Free CDN for WordPress To Make Your Site REALLY Fast (2024)

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15 Essential Programming Communities For Every Web Developer

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How to Leverage Browser Caching WordPress With or Without a Plugin [5 ways]

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3 Ways to Enable GZip Compression in WordPress (Faster Website)

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Minify/Combine WordPress CSS+Javascript Files = Faster Site

As many people do when striving to make a website load faster, they refer to the Google PageSpeed recommendations site, and rightly so, because if G


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How to Setup WordPress SSL/HTTPS: 11 Important Things To Know

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Divi Theme Review - Is This Popular WordPress Theme Good Value? (2024)

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5 Best WordPress Popup Plugins to Get More Conversions (2024)

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What Is HTTP/2 And How Do I Enable it on WordPress? (2024)

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45 Best Cafe and Restaurant WordPress Theme Options (2024)

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TemplateToaster Review : Does It Work? Is It Worth It? (2024)

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45 Real Estate Website Templates + Tips to Sell Property (2024)

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Hire Mobile App Developers for iOS/Android - Best 17 Sites (2024)

Are you planning to hire mobile app developers to build an app to power up your business? In general, this would be quite a daunting task. You're


Hire Javascript Developers / Freelancers - Top 9 Sites (2024)

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Get Joomla Sumo Set Up in Seconds With our Simple Plugin

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InMotion vs SiteGround - Which One Should You Go For? (2024)

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Cloudways Hosting Review - Is This Worth Your Money? (2024)

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40+ Best WordPress Business Themes - Corporate or Niche (2024)

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WordPress Login URL: How to Find It + 9 More Tips You'll Need

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Bloom Review + 7 Ways Email Opt-Ins Can Boost Your Business

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Leaping Ahead: 10 Web Design Trends You Should Use in 2024 - [deleted]

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Boost WordPress Email Subscriptions with 21 Proven Ways (2024)

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WordPress Table Plugins : 5 Ways to Create Awesome Grids (2024)

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33+ WordPress Membership Theme + Plugin Options (2024)

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Avada Theme Review : Most Popular But Is It Worth It? (2024)

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Sucuri vs Wordfence : Which One Is Worth Your Money? (2024)

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ScalaHosting WordPress Hosting Review - Is It A Good Choice?

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Divi vs Avada - Which Bestselling Theme Is Worth It? (2024)

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7 WooCommerce Subscriptions Plugins : Ultimate Guide (2024)

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27+ Must-Use WordPress Plugins (Updated For 2024)

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WooCommerce vs Shopify : Which eCommerce Is Best Value (2024)

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Beaver Builder vs Divi : One Is Good For You, One Isn't (2024)

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