2017 WordPress Hosting Survey: 4,750 Respondents Say GoDaddy Hosting Is Quite Okay

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Something that’s not a mystery here, and hasn’t been ever, is that we like our managed hosting plan at Kinsta quite a bit. It works, keeps things fast, overall … great! We even reviewed it here. (more…)

What’s the Most Effective Commission Level for a WordPress Affiliate Program

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A couple of weeks ago, we (re)published our guide to affiliate programs for WordPress. While working on the guide, we also did some research around the most effective and popular commission levels for popular WordPress affiliate programs. (more…)

20+ Elementor Themes and Templates for 2017

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Elementor has become one of the most popular page builder plugins for WordPress, and not without a reason. It’s highly configurable, easy to use, and packs a ton of features. But! Can you get additional benefits if you use it with some of the best Elementor themes and templates? (more…)

June 2017 WordPress News – This Month in WordPress w/ CodeinWP (#WCEU Edition)

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 This is the June 2017 edition of “This Month in WordPress with CodeinWP.” 

Hey y’all! There was one major, significant event that took place in June… Of course, I’m talking about WordCamp Europe! (more…)

Everything You Need to Know About WordPress Affiliate Programs – 30+ Affiliate Programs for WordPress, and How to Promote Them

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Affiliate programs are some of the most popular online marketing tools, and the same is true for WordPress affiliate programs: product creators can get free initial advertising and pay out only on performance and product promoters can get paid to recommend great products. (more…)

SMTP Providers Compared – Amazon SES vs SendinBlue vs SendGrid vs Mandrill

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Do you use email as one of the puzzle pieces in your overall online business strategy? If the answer is yes, and it probably indeed is yes, then you should look into what some of the best SMTP providers can do for you – and that’s both in terms of giving you new tools to make your existing tasks easier, as well as revealing totally new possibilities. (more…)

Transparency Report #28 – On Leadership, WordPress.org Challenges, and New Partnerships

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Welcome to the 28th edition of the monthly transparency report (for May 2017). This is a series where I do my best to discuss all the current goings on that were at the center of our attention last month, plus everything else that’s interesting from a business-ish point of view. Click here to see the previous reports. (more…)

3 Absolute Best RSS to Post WordPress Plugins and What You Can Do With Each

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RSS is dead, long live RSS!

Granted, people haven’t been excited about RSS for a long time. The technology is surely past its prime in the eyes of the public, but it’s still very much in use behind the curtains. What’s more, you can still achieve pretty great things with it for your WordPress site. (more…)

A Collection of 10+ Beaver Themes and Templates That I Like

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Beaver Builder is one of the most popular drag-and-drop page builders for WordPress. And for a very good reason. Even the free version of the plugin has a 4.8 rating at WordPress.org, and the premium edition has what seems to be a never-ending stream of happy customers. (more…)

10+ WP-CLI Tricks to Manage Your WordPress Site (Updated for WP-CLI 1.2.0)

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Note. WP-CLI 1.2.0 has just been released, which makes it the perfect time to have a deeper look into what WP-CLI has to offer in general, as well as how to best start working with it. Let me warn you, though, if you haven’t experimented with WP-CLI yet, get ready to be impressed when you see what’s possible.
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