The Best WordPress Themes For Blogging 2014

The Best WordPress Themes For Blogging 2014

There are few really great WordPress themes for blogging. Which is surprising when you realize that WordPress was created with bloggers in mind. WordPress has changed into a very different beast over the years, so much so that many have virtually forgot what it was initially created for – an easy to use blogging platform. While themes for bloggers are far and few between, there is an explosion of corporate and business themes hitting the theme clubs virtual shelves on a […]

Useful WordPress Widgets for Your Sidebar

Useful WordPress Widgets for Your Sidebar

Widgets and sidebars are one of the most popular features of WordPress. There really is no restriction on the type of content you can add to your site using a widget. Those widgets can then be displayed in your site’s sidebar, other widgetized areas, or even directly into your posts and pages. While WordPress comes with a set of useful widgets, there are countless others out there just waiting to be added to your website. To help you find some […]

10+ Essential BuddyPress Extensions for Building a Better Social Network

10+ Essential BuddyPress Extensions for Building a Better Social Network

Today we are going to be taking a look at some of the best plugins for BuddyPress, the free plugin for WordPress that allows you to turn your website into a social network or at least add some social media features to your site. Although we’ve already compiled a great list of the best BuddyPress themes for WordPress, in this post we will give you an overview of the the most impressive add-ons for this plugin. If you want to […]

Free and Premium Tools for Cloning, Copying, Migrating, and Moving a WordPress Website

Free and Premium Tools for Cloning, Copying, Migrating, and Moving a WordPress Website

If you need to move or copy your entire WordPress website from one location to another then you have come to the right place. Today we are looking at the best WordPress migration tools for moving an entire site. These tools could be used to move your development website to your live web server and public domain once it’s ready for visitors, or perhaps moving your website from a penalised domain to a freshly registered new home. You could even […]

Learn WordPress with Video Tutorials for You or Your Clients

Learn WordPress with Video Tutorials for You or Your Clients

Today we are looking at some resources which can not only teach you how to use WordPress, but also help your clients and other users of your websites learn how to use WordPress. Through the medium of video, the services we are looking at provide a series of tutorials comprising of screencasts and voice overs, covering many of the essential features and tasks you can carry out in WordPress. The videos on offer are available either online or by integrating […]

Customize the WordPress Admin Sidebar Menus for a Cleaner User Experience

Customize the WordPress Admin Sidebar Menus for a Cleaner User Experience

Although WordPress is regarded by many as being an easy to use online publishing and website creation tool, it doesn’t take long for the admin dashboard and its menus to start becoming unwieldy and frustrating to use. In this post we will show you how to take back control of the sidebar menus on the WordPress admin dashboard. This will help you hide the menu items that you don’t use, while making it easier to find the ones that you […]

3 Code Editor Plugins to Upgrade the WordPress Code Editors

3 Code Editor Plugins to Upgrade the WordPress Code Editors

WordPress gives you the ability to edit the code of the themes and plugins you have installed on your website from within your site’s dashboard. However, the default editor can’t compare with some of the tools you might be more used to working with when editing code locally on your computer. So in today’s post we will be checking out some of the code editor plugins available which allow you to upgrade the built-in code editing functionality of WordPress, making […]

5 Landing Page Tools for Increasing Conversions on Your WordPress Website

5 Landing Page Tools for Increasing Conversions on Your WordPress Website

In my last post I highlighted some tools that make it easy to carry out content experiments on your WordPress site in order to improve your conversion rates.  Another proven way to encourage your readers and visitors to complete a certain goal of your choosing is to add a landing page to your website. These landing pages are focused on one objective, which is usually converting a visitor into a lead or customer. The outcomes can be further defined as […]

4 Conversion and Experiment Plugins to Increase Goal Conversion Rates in WordPress

4 Conversion and Experiment Plugins to Increase Goal Conversion Rates in WordPress

If the purpose of your website to get more leads for your business, sell products, or elicit some other outcome from your visitors, then experimenting with different versions of your content to find out which ones result in the highest conversion rates can be a valuable use of your time. While you can do research and read up on what works best at converting visitors into customers, including details such as colours, copy, or layouts, running tests and experiments tailored […]