Free Plugins to Speed Up Your WordPress Website

Free Plugins to Speed Up Your WordPress Website

Internet users today are an impatient bunch. Seemingly small time delays are hugely significant, and have a big impact on user-experience. This is particularly true for eCommerce sites, with an estimated 40% abandonment rate accompanying just a three-second delay. Put another way: a sluggish website will kill your bottom line. People just don't want to wait, and will click away…

How to Publish WordPress Blog Posts via Email

How to Publish WordPress Blog Posts via Email

Blogging can be much more fun when you know you have a couple of cool WordPress options at your disposal. For instance, did you know that you can compose, format and publish WordPress blog posts right from inside your mailbox? Oh yeah, you can and it's easy stuff :). Just imagine the amount of work you can accomplish this way?…

What To Look Forward To In WordPress 4.0

What To Look Forward To In WordPress 4.0

After close to 5 months since the launch of the current version – WordPress 3.9 – the CMS giant is set  to come up with WordPress 4.0 in just a couple weeks. The news, unarguably, has created a lot of flutter in the web community which is bustling with excitement. Beta 4 was just released, giving us a closer and…

7 Tips to Create Eye-Catching WordPress Posts

7 Tips to Create Eye-Catching WordPress Posts

Grabbing your audience's attention is a tough call, especially if your blog contains a ton of content. Whether you have a product to promote, an opt-in email newsletter you want people to join, or simply want to grow your fan base, gaining – and keeping – your readers' engagement is paramount. At the end of the day, you just want people…

How to Mess Up Your WordPress Blog in 10 Simple Steps (Part 2)

How to Mess Up Your WordPress Blog in 10 Simple Steps (Part 2)

The topic of website failure is not the most popular one out there, and especially if we're talking about our own failure! That being said, it is still kind of important though. We should all get familiar with at least some of the common paths to failure, just so we can learn how to avoid them. In the first part…

Two Factor WordPress Authentication with Google Authenticator

Two Factor WordPress Authentication with Google Authenticator

As an internet entrepreneur, your website is like your home on the Internet. And you want to keep that home safe, don’t you? If you’re using WordPress to run your site – kudos! You’ve got a great home, in an awesome neighbourhood. (Your home being WordPress and the neighbourhood being the WordPress community!) Today we’re gonna talk about how to…

Setting Up Google Rich Snippets in WordPress

Setting Up Google Rich Snippets in WordPress

In the fiercely competitive online environment, you should be looking to use every tool at your disposal to your advantage. One "tool" that is shockingly under-utilized is Google's rich snippets feature. You're probably familiar with rich snippets: they're the extra "snippets" of information that sit alongside some results in the SERPs. Why do they matter? Well, for a start, they…