The WordPress Plugin Boilerplate 101: How to Get Started

Since the inception of WordPress plugins about 10 years ago not a lot has changed in the way we write them. There’s a main plugin file with a header followed by the Wild West basically. Apart from using hooks, there is no standardized way of making plugins. This isn’t necessarily a problem. There are many simple plugins that don’t need a governing framework, and there

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WP Rocket vs Hummingbird vs WP Fastest Cache vs Comet Cache

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.

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Which is the Best WordPress Popup Plugin? 4 Top Solutions Compared

Love them or hate them, email subscription popup plugins just do their job. And they do their job well. So well, in fact, that reports of 600% increases in conversion rates purely as a result of implementing the right email marketing strategy are not uncommon to see.

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Best WordPress Plugins Going In 2020 – We Did the Research for You

Similar to how apps make iPhones great, plugins are bound to turn an ordinary WordPress site into a unique one. From form plugins like Contact Form 7 to the SEO juggernauts like Yoast, it’s amazing how a simple ten-second installation process can yield such dramatic results. But not all plugins are created equal. Some of them have bad coding that messes with your theme. Others are riddled with bugs, making them almost useless in terms of functionality. That’s why we want to highlight the best WordPress plugins so that your website is running at its peak performance at all times.

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4 “Best” Solutions to Backup Multiple WordPress Sites

In this post, we went hands-on with four of the best plugins that help you backup multiple WordPress sites. Two are dedicated backup plugins, while the other two are tools to help you manage all aspects of multiple sites.

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What’s the Top WordPress LMS? LearnDash vs LifterLMS vs LearnPress

If you are looking to create and sell online courses then you need an effective WordPress LMS (learning management system) to assist you. A powerful LMS plugin will help you to design varied and stimulating courses, that inform your learners and provide value for money.

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7 Best Contact Form Plugins for WordPress Compared

Contact form plugins for WordPress may sound like a topic that’s been fairly well covered across the web as it is, but is that really the case? Here’s what I mean; for years we’ve been using Contact Form 7, and not even thinking twice about trying out other solutions. But is it possible that the development in the contact form realm has stopped entirely? Is Contact Form

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The Colorful History of WooCommerce

WooCommerce is the biggest, baddest, most popular e-commerce plugin for WordPress, which, by extension, also makes it the most popular e-commerce platform of them all. But how did the journey begin? Was WooCommerce always the top dog right from day one?

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12 Things We Need to See From WordPress Page Builders + Who Already Gets It Right

A question “Do you like WordPress page builders?” is somewhat similar to what if Dumbledore asked “Do you love Harry Potter?” If you are Hermione, you answer is yes. If you are the Dark Lord… Well, you get the idea. It’s the same with so renowned WordPress drag-and-drop page builders – whether you like them or not generally depends on who you are.

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Integrating Google Maps With WordPress (How-To) – Intergeo Maps Plugin Review

Detailed contact information is always important for a website owner, and especially if the website was built for a business purpose. The unfortunate fact is that we should never rely on the visitor’s “drive” to sniff around and find the contact data on their own. This is the kind of information that should always be directly right in front of them. It just makes it

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Lazy Loading Images: Complete Guide Plus 3 Ways to Implement It

As functionality and interactivity increase on the web, there has been a steady increase in web page size over the last few years. As of early 2018, the average page size on the internet stood at over 2 MB! How to battle this? A little something called lazy loading images is one of the better solutions.

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