bbPress Forums for WordPress: A Quick Guide

bbPress Forums for WordPress: A Quick Guide

Discussion forums have been around for almost as long as the internet itself. Even before the World Wide Web became popular, people were sharing information and discussing topics using terminal server bulletin board systems. In fact, my very first experiences with the Internet back in 1998 revolved around the chat rooms and discussion forums on AOL (boy do I look…

Breaking Down Barriers: Why WordPress Website Accessibility Is Key

Breaking Down Barriers: Why WordPress Website Accessibility Is Key

In this post I'm going to show you why it is so important to make your WordPress website more accessible, and introduce simple tools that anyone can use to increase accessibility for everyone. Why? Because your ultimate goal is to get as many people as possible to visit your website. How can you expect to do that if you're not making your site accessible to…

How To Move Your WordPress Website From localhost To Live Server

How To Move Your WordPress Website From localhost To Live Server

A virtual web server installed on your computer (or local server) allows you to build and customize a WordPress website with ease and speed. Since every edit requires saving and refreshing, developing a WordPress site on a live server can easily turn into a nightmare given the limitations of bandwidth and Internet traffic. For this reason, most developers rightly choose…

How to Build a Landing Page with WordPress from Scratch

How to Build a Landing Page with WordPress from Scratch

A landing page is a web page that’s designed primarily to capture a visitor’s attention and their details—like an email address—via a lead form. They are designed to target a specific audience depending on the product you are marketing. A landing page can also be a squeeze page used to redirect traffic to the main website. You can have as many…

The 10 Best Slider Plugins for WordPress

The 10 Best Slider Plugins for WordPress

We've all seen a quality slider when shopping online, but what is it that makes sliders appealing? To start with, a great slider is responsive and works well on just about any tablet or smartphone. Other must-have features include: Smooth animated effects Parallax layers Quick image uploading Stylish fonts and buttons Some of these features help site owners, while others…