Wix is one of the most popular website builders on the web. I mean, it’s still nowhere near WordPress’ popularity (currently powering more than 27% of the entire web and counting), but it’s still a force to be reckoned with, and a platform that’s getting a lot of publicity due to their user-first approach and an overall easy to use interface. (more…)
Any WordPress site owner who keeps an eye on his metrics will tell you one thing: speed is crucial when it comes to attracting and retaining visitors. Increasing your loading times by a second may not seem like a big deal, but it could cost you dearly. With this in mind, implementing a WordPress caching plugin is a no-brainer. (more…)
With the massive success of websites like Etsy and ThemeForest, multi-vendor eCommerce marketplaces have become a popular way to sell both physical and digital products. They provide an easy method for you to host third-party vendors. Customers are happy because they get to choose from a wide selection of products, and you’re happy because you get to charge vendors a commission. But because of the unique functionality multi-vendor marketplaces require, you need specialized software to be able to effectively run one. (more…)
The international day of discounts is nearly upon us! Of course, I’m talking about Black Friday (and then Cyber Monday)!
Why not start the craze right now? Today marks the official launch of our annual roundup of Black Friday deals and discounts for everything WordPress-related. (more…)
Some WordPress operations prioritize things like search engine optimization and improving conversion rates while neglecting the well-being of their existing customer base, but this can be a costly mistake… If you want to avoid making this mistake, the answer is to deliver exceptional customer support, and we want to help you do this by introducing some of the best WordPress support tools. (more…)
ManageWP vs Jetpack Manage vs InfiniteWP vs MainWP vs iThemes Sync – WordPress Management Tools Compared
Running a single WordPress website is complicated enough, never mind running two, five, or even a dozen. However, while it requires expert discipline on your part, it’s not impossible – especially with the help of some WordPress management tools. (more…)
When it comes to project management tools, you certainly have a lot of options to choose from, and that’s mostly a good thing. However, sometimes the abundance of choice can backfire, and even entirely halt your efforts. (more…)
Want to know how to earn affiliate income in WordPress? Then read on, as today we take a look at over 30 of the best affiliate programs for WordPress users, bloggers, developers, and site owners in general.
Affiliate marketing has long been a popular and lucrative means to earn money from a blog. “Simply” pick a product, promote it on your site, then if a visitor follows your link and makes a purchase, you earn a commission. (more…)
WordPress Theme Shop Directory 2016 – Who’s Leading the WordPress Theme Market Right Now, 110+ Theme Shops Analyzed
This is embarrassing, but I still remember the talks we used to have back in the day (circa 2009-10) when I was part of a design/dev company. We were brainstorming different ideas, and one of them was to transition to building WordPress themes exclusively. I was the one to veto … saying that the market probably isn’t big enough to make it profitable long term.
Yep, that was me. (more…)