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Welcome to “Plugged In” where we take a look at some of the most popular WordPress plugins in various categories.
We are in the process of building our EDD Bookings plugin from scratch.
Setka Editor is a WordPress page builder plugin that brings the power of post styles and grids to beautiful and engaging content.
Every day we face countless cases of sites getting compromised and infected by an attacker.
Looking to create a classified ads site like Craigslist or Gumtree? The massive success of those two behemoths certainly proves a market need.
Creating consistent blog content for your website can be a time-consuming effort.
WP Super Cache, a WordPress caching plugin maintained by Donncha Ó Caoimh and Automattic, is looking for users to help test the plugin ahead of the next major update.
There is no better way to boost your business in our digital era than establishing a website that will reflect the spirit of your brand.
Today WordPress released version 4.
If you’re looking to massively boost site speed and maximize bandwidth usage, then upgrading your site to PHP 7 is a must.
Smart Footer System is a WordPress plugin that lets you take control of your footers.
Scott Bolinger, co-founder of AppPresser, has launched a new sales and conversion tool for WordPress websites called Holler Box.
Welcome to “Plugged In” where we take an in-depth look at WordPress plugins in various categories.
Today's technology allows you to easily create an under construction page for any site that you own.
The founders of VersionPress have launched VersionPress.
Have you seen videos like these? The other day I clicked a link on Twitter to an article that was on CNN.
RSS feeds are a nifty feature present in WordPress and mos--t other content management systems.
How do you choose from the best WordPress LMS plugins? A few years ago I decided to watch a show that I’d never heard about.
I'm pretty sure, you have already met some paid membership communities before and looked around for some offers.
Based in Melbourne, Australia for over 17 years, 24Digital knows what it takes to succeed in the ever-evolving digital marketing space which is no longer a world resting on desktop alone.
When it comes to WordPress security, it’s important to have a solid foundation for looking at your site with a critical eye toward making it more secure.
Your website launch isn’t the end of the journey, it’s just the start.
What makes WordPress stand out is the fact that it gives its users freedom to freely edit, change, tune up or completely redo their websites and blogs.
Inpsyde, a WordPress agency and WordPress.
As a webmaster for numerous websites (most of them WordPress), I found that maximizing my efficiency in the way I use WordPress plays a crucial role in getting the job done.
If you were creating websites back in the early 2010s, you probably remember a time when a website’s Feedburner RSS subscriber count was its measure of worth.
When I was watching “Saturday Night Live” the other night I realized that these four guys are not the same person.
Zero BS CRM has been around for about a year and is already making big moves in the WordPress customer relationship management market.
Today I just want to ask you some simple questions.
Influencer marketing is set to become the dominant digital marketing strategy in 2017 and beyond.
I don’t have a lot of pet peeves.
We submit hundreds of blacklist review requests every day after cleaning our clients’ websites.
Since 2003, WordPress has been utilized to power millions of online presences.
If you’ve heard terms like VPS, Dedicated, Shared, Managed, and more, you might have wondered what they all mean and which one is right for you.
JSON Feed, a project created by Manton Reece and Brent Simmons, launched last week.
We can all agree that there are few things harder than writing about yourself, right? Whether it’s your About Page, your Services Page, or anything else where you have to articulate your value, things get really hard, really fast.
In our last post on browser security, we talked about how developing a broader security mindset can help keep your website safe.
Can I just create a website using bare bones WordPress? Yes, but .
In WordPress 4.
Whether you are working with a pre-designed theme file or building a brand new site from scratch, utilizing Chrome Developer Tools for WordPress development can significantly improve your workflow, efficiency, and ease of mind in troubleshooting bugs and issues.
“Consistency thou art a jewel…” – William Shakespeare Did you know William Shakespeare was actually a middle aged woman named Helen? True story… If you ever get the chance to connect with the people who are the BEST in their craft or industry, there’s one thing that will become painfully obvious.
One of the most common questions I hear a lot about WordPress and eCommerce revolves around the notion of WooCommerce and it’s ability to scale.
If your computer is infected, malware can spread to your website through text editors and FTP clients.
Late last year, Jetpack 4.
In today’s age, awesome online experiences are a crucial element to building a loyal fanbase.
Advice for Pitching New Business If you’re a digital agency or freelancer, you’re continually pitching new business.
The mobile strategy has become pivotal in every small or large company’s marketing mix.
Welcome to “Plugged In” where we take a deeper look at WordPress plugins in specific categories.
If you talk to people about scheduling and managing timed access to content in WordPress, people will often talk to you about scheduled posts.
Do you run your own store and look for the ways to expand your business reach? Then getting your business on the web is the most optimal solution for you.
One of the best ways to utilize the power of WordPress is to start a blog.
Physical forms don’t ever feel as imposing as web forms.
One of the most important things that distinguishes self-hosted WordPress from WordPress.
WordPress now has its own official HackerOne account where security researchers can responsibly disclose vulnerabilities to the security team.
Living in a world where cameras capture our every move and photos plaster themselves across the internet on blogs, social media networks, and image hosting websites, it is impossible to underestimate the importance of a high-quality and engaging photograph on your website.
Website security is a continuous process.
You’re probably most familiar with your own website’s RSS feed.
Welcome to “Plugged In” where we take a deeper look at WordPress plugins in various categories.
Did you know that around 70% of your website visitors drop off on the same page? Wouldn’t it be great if some of those visitors turned into customers, or loyal subscribers? These plugins might help you do just that.
Cookies are stored in the user’s browser to track behavior on a specific website.
In this guest blog, Chris Andujar of TinyFrog Technologies explains why you should forgo the solo route and instead invest in site maintenance experts.
If you have big plans for your WordPress site, then you'd be wise as to invest in proper WordPress hosting.
Want to import Instagram photos to WordPress? You spend all that time creating gorgeous Instagram shots for your social profile, so why not repurpose your work for your WordPress site as well? I'll show you how!.
Are your old blog posts attracting zero traffic? Instead of letting them get collect dust, it's best to use them again through content repurposing.
To extend WordPress’ functionality, you might consider adding a shortcode plugin to your site.
The online content world has started to become more focused on video than ever.
Managing social media accounts across multiple networks can be a cumbersome task.
If you are a medical professional wading WordPress doctor themes, check out our roundup instead.
Handpicking the very best eCommerce WordPress themes available today is no easy task.
WP Docker is a new project from 10up that makes it easy to set up a local WordPress development environment with Docker.
You certainly need a secure, easy to use and SEO friendly platform to grow your business.
When it comes to ecommerce, there are many factors that can make or break a sale.
Believe it or not, GIFs have been around since the late 1980s.
Shopify’s official plugin for WordPress was removed from the plugin directory this week.
As a business owner or site owner, it’s your duty to deliver incredible online experiences.
WordPress themes provide quick and easy ways to build landing pages for a variety of different purposes.
One of the most difficult things about writing online is expressing tone and emotion.
The Sucuri Firewall dashboard provides a rich set of API functions that can be used to control your firewall settings remotely.
Welcome to “Plugged In” where we look at WordPress plugins in various categories.
Personal blogs are a great option to have your say.
Determining whether or not to use WordPress Multisite can be a confusing choice.
The earlier Be prebuilt-website installer wasn’t bad.
Over the weekend, Matt Mullenweg announced that the upcoming WordPress 4.
If you work with WordPress every day you may have learned to tune out the recommended plugins in the admin by now, but the “Add Plugins” screen is an important part of the new user experience.
If you own a website and collaborate with others, the principle of least privilege should never be questioned.
It’s been seven months since Grant and Clay Griffiths, founders of Headway Themes, apologized to customers for failing to communicate on a regular basis and provide adequate customer support.
Some website hacks aim to make some political statements.
Last month the WordPress Plugin Directory relaunched with a new design and improvements to the search algorithm.
The results of the BuddyPress 2016 survey have been published.
A common frustration I’ve experienced in WordPress after installing a plugin is figuring out where the settings link is located.
Whether you’re selling a product or service online, reviews can immensely impact the buyer’s decision.
Social media themes, as in WordPress themes with social media integration, make the task of integrating social media on your website a lot easier to do.
As a WordPress user, there are two particular things you should pay close attention to; speed and security.
Most online shopping carts, including WooCommerce, show a coupon code or discount code option in the shopping cart.
It all started with a tweet.
Attackers are constantly developing new techniques to compromise ecommerce websites and steal sensitive data.
In a previous post, we illustrated how attackers were fetching information from compromised sites under their control to display spam content on other hacked websites.
By powering just under 30% of all the websites out there, WordPress is the most popular CMS in the World.
There are many stories of success in the world.
Security researchers at Wordfence are reporting that thousands of hacked home routers are attacking WordPress sites.
Looking good on a phone and tablet isn’t just an option anymore — it’s a requirement.
After carefully designing a theme and images that represent your brand, nothing is worse than seeing a malicious image suddenly associated with your business or website.
Ultimate FAQ provides an easy-to-use and highly customizable FAQ plugin for WordPress users.
WordPress is unquestionably the most dominant open-source content management system around, powered over a fifth of the entire world’s websites.
The WordPress Editor Experience survey results have been published with data from 2,563 participants, a significantly larger sampling than the 50 who responded to the recent customizer survey.
Oxygen for WordPress is a visual page builder with pixel-level control.
Less than three weeks ago Yoast SEO version 4.
Since late last year, there has been a steady rise in malware campaigns that aim to steal sensitive personal information and financial credentials.
SEO is the process to increase search rankings of a website.
Since the launch of the newly redesigned WordPress plugin directory, the Meta team has been hard at work fixing bugs and updating the design.
“Alexa, tell Blog Helper to create a new post called ‘Granny’s banana bread recipe.
When it comes to cybersecurity, there’s good news and bad news.
We’ve been watching a specific WordPress infection for several months and would like to share details about it.
Navigation is an underrated element of your site's usability.
WP-CLI has hired Alain Schlesser as a new part-time co-maintainer.
Content curation is huge right now.
The original Raspberry Pi was released five years ago and the micro computer product line is still going strong.
Everyone has received a phishing scam via email at one point or another.
As you might remember, we recently blogged about a critical Content Injection Vulnerability in WordPress which allowed attackers to deface vulnerable websites.
Just over a week ago, WordPress released version 4.
SEO hacks continue to plague websites as attackers abuse SERP rankings for their own gain.
Try to remember what you ate for lunch yesterday.
OWASP, or Open Web Application Security Project is a non-profit dedicated to spreading information on application security.
This is an open letter to the developer who spent a year developing a WordPress theme and couldn’t sell it anywhere.
Are you looking to get a new WordPress site built? Have you seen the television show, The Wire? It’s an incredible show – great visuals, great story, great everything.
Einstein once said, “What is right is not always popular and what is popular is not always right.
If you don’t know me, I’m the guy that’s been saying plugins are priced too low.
The other day my son was working on math at our kitchen table.
Other than which host to use, the only other question I hear most from both beginners and advanced users is whether using the WordPress Jetpack plugin will help or hurt their site.
The stress of not being a market pioneer It’s a regular question that I hear when talking with people about new products.
If you think about how many times you try to convince your co-workers of something, or how many times you’re presenting a decision to your boss, or how many times you are trying to get coworkers to join you on a project or cause – most of your presentations don’t happen on stage.
Due to the popularity of WordPress as a content management system (CMS), developers have taken the opportunity to design themes for users to choose from.
Automattic’s mobile engineers released a major update to WordPress for Android this week.
Two weeks ago, I highlighted a WordPress plugin that displays upcoming WordCamps in the Dashboard.
Just when you think all the best domain names have been gobbled up by bots and squatters, Poopy.
WP Engine’s ultra-scalable caching layer EverCache helps make your site ridiculously fast and scalable using advanced server side optimizations.
HINT: Simply type in a plugin’s slug into the search box and hit enter.
Adding images to sidebars in WordPress is a cumbersome task that requires users to upload an image to the Media Library, find the URL, copy it, and paste it into a Text widget along with additional HTML.
Large companies don’t acquire small companies for their financials.
Sharing killer content with your site visitors is just one way you can utilize the versatile WordPress platform.
Poedit 2 was released today after two years in development.
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Can't decide between Wix or WordPress website platforms? Take a look at our review of how both of these platforms compare to each other, and what are their advantages and disadvantages.
Keeping your entire team on the same page can be difficult.
For those of you who think email marketing is dead I tell you it’s not.
The WordPress plugin directory provides information such as version requirements, compatibility, last updated, and active installs for plugins.
Web hosting is a vital part of your WordPress site.
When building a WordPress site, there’s a number of things you should do prior to launching it.
Looking for a reliable hotel room booking plugin for your WordPress-powered website? You are in luck! There are tons of them - free and premium.
Foxhound made its debut on WordPress.
Conditions in the contemporary e-Commerce environment require continuous commitment of online traders.
When it comes to selecting the right Content Management System (CMS) for your eCommerce needs, there is a wide variety of parameters to consider.
Check out this comparison of the top three WordPress SEO plugins.