6 Plugins to Make Your Post Images More Attractive

6 Plugins to Make Your Post Images More Attractive

Images are powerful and can help make your online content more appealing to potential readers. Landing on a page and being faced with is a solid wall of text can turn off even the most enthusiastic readers, no matter how compelling your writing is.
While adding images to WordPress posts is relatively straightforward, with the platform having a great image handling capabilities, there are almost always ways the core features of WordPress can be tweaked or improved to meet your individual needs.… Read the rest

Get Push Notifications from your WordPress Site with Pushover

Get Push Notifications from your WordPress Site with Pushover

If you are running a mission critical website, or just want to have your finger of the pulse regarding what’s going on with your WordPress site and the community that has built up around it, then push notifications sent from your site might be just what you are looking for.
By using WP-Push and Pushover, you can begin receiving push notifications straight to your iOS and Android devices. Instead of having to be logged into your WordPress dashboard to find out the latest activity on your site, with push notifications you can be instantly alerted when something of interest happens, or an item requires your attention on your site.… Read the rest

Options for Accepting Frontend Content Submissions with WordPress

Options for Accepting Frontend Content Submissions with WordPress

Submitting content to a WordPress site via the backend admin interface is fairly straightforward. However, in some cases you might not want to give those submitting content to your site access to the backend. This might be because you want to restrict access to the admin dashboard, or simply make submitting content, such as a post, a link, or images, more streamlined and user friendly.… Read the rest

Easy Digital Downloads Extensions to Improve your Online Store

Easy Digital Downloads Extensions to Improve your Online Store

In a recent post we took a look at using the free Easy Digital Downloads (EDD) plugin to sell digital products using WordPress. One of the great features and main selling points of EDD, apart from its ease of use, is the number of extensions available for it which can be used to expand its functionality.
In today’s post we are going to be taking a look at some of the best add-ons available for Easy Digital Downloads in order to help demonstrate the potential of this plugin and give you some ideas on how you can sell your digital download with WordPress in the most efficient and user friendly way possible.… Read the rest

Manage Multiple Sites for Free with MainWP

Manage Multiple Sites for Free with MainWP

If you look after more than one WordPress site then you will be pleased to know there is a new free tool available to help you manage the plugins, themes, content, backups and much more on those sites, all from one central location.
If you are tired of logging into your sites, or client sites you look after, one by one to update the WordPress core, installed plugins, and themes, then MainWP is just the tool you have been looking for.… Read the rest

How to Sell Digital Downloads with WordPress

How to Sell Digital Downloads with WordPress

So you’ve created your digital product or found one you’d like to sell online. You’ve decided you’d rather create your own online store instead of using a marketplace such as ClickBank or PayDotCom.
Taking this approach gives you more control over how your product is marketed and promoted, and it can also help you build a direct relationship with your customers.… Read the rest

Top 10 WordPress Themes for Google AdSense

Top 10 WordPress Themes for Google AdSense

If you plan to monetize your site using Google AdSense, using a specially designed WordPress theme can ensure you aren’t leaving any money on the table with low click through rates. But these themes also come with their problems; they are often poorly designed, bounce rates often increase due to their unattractive designs, and visitors do not often return due to poor user experience.… Read the rest

Where to Get Answers to your WordPress Questions

Where to Get Answers to your WordPress Questions

Whether you are new to WordPress or a seasoned veteran, there is a good chance questions will arise while you are working with the platform. In this post we will show you some of the places on the internet where you can turn to for help with WordPress, where you can post your own questions and hopefully get a response from the community.… Read the rest

5 Tips for Choosing a WordPress Theme

5 Tips for Choosing a WordPress Theme

One of the great things about WordPress is the massive amount of themes that are available for the platform. With so many free and premium themes to choose from, your WordPress site can look vastly different from another site built on the same platform.
However, this large amount of choice can also have its downsides. Choosing just one theme from so many options can be very difficult.… Read the rest