SEO is the name of the game in online writing. SEO stands for Search Engine Optimization. Basically, it’s the idea of optimizing your site for visibility on search engines. Usually to have good SEO, you have to check yourself constantly to make sure you’re putting keywords in all available places and optimizing their placement and usage. This takes constant concentration and a lot of time(read more)
Why best social media plugins? Well, having a blog on WordPress usually requires more work than just writing. Promotion should be an essential element too. However, it’s never enough if you are the sole person sharing your content. It only counts when other people do it too. So how can you get everybody to spread the word about your content? First of all, by publishing(read more)
“What do I need a backup for!? It’s not like anything bad is going to happen to my WordPress blog anyway!” … I’m sorry to be the one to break this to you, but there’s a whole plethora of bad things that can happen to a WordPress site. And if you’re not prepared – i.e. don’t have a backup – you’re in big trouble.(read more)
If you’re in the market for a slider plugin for WordPress then I really don’t envy you. And don’t get me wrong, it’s not like I have anything against sliders, I don’t. It’s just that picking the best slider plugins is much like picking the best car. There’s just wayyyy too many options out there.(read more)
This post isn’t about telling you to go and install plugins such as WordPress SEO by Yoast, Jetpack, or Contact Form 7.
You probably already know about their existence, and very likely have them on your site already.
With custom post types, you can turn your standard WordPress website into a fully-fledged content management system. On top of that, custom post types will also enable you to introduce some uniqueness on your site, and help it stand out from all the others. In short, when done right, custom post types help grab your visitors’ attention, and improve their overall reading experience. But:(read more)
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(read more)
“I thought RSS was dead!” – you’re thinking. Well, yes and no. Yes – it’s no longer such a popular mechanism used by people to stay updated with their favorite sites … most of that went away with the demise of Google Reader. And no – because it’s still an active technology, which means that we can use it for a lot of cool things(read more)
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.(read more)