Do I Need JetPack for WordPress? 10 Reasons Why

Do I Need JetPack for WordPress? 10 Reasons Why

Jetpack is a popular plugin developed by the folks over at Automattic, and over the past few years they've done a tremendous job improving the plugin by adding loads of useful features which makes managing a WordPress site a whole lot easier! With their recent update - Jetpack 2.3, they have introduced Omnisearch - a combined search engine within WordPress…

iThemes Exchange: E-Commerce Plugin Review

iThemes Exchange: E-Commerce Plugin Review

There have been a lot of changes to this plugin since we did this review, so we've put together an entirely new one! Checkout our all new iThemes Exchange review, one of the fastest ways to start selling online with WordPress! Exchange is the brand new (and totally free) e-commerce plugin created by iThemes for selling digital goods via your WordPress…

Creating Polls For WordPress With Gravity Forms

Creating Polls For WordPress With Gravity Forms

I'm back with more on Gravity Forms! If you're a user of the plugin you will know that as well as the core forms functionality, Rocket Genius, the author of Gravity Forms have released a number of add-ons to extend the plugin. In the past the add-ons have been the kind that you'd expect; integration with Mailchimp, AWeber, Freshbooks -…

The Best WordPress Podcasts on the Airwaves (What’s in My Earbuds)

The Best WordPress Podcasts on the Airwaves (What’s in My Earbuds)

Ok, raise your hands if you like to listen to something while you work. Was your hand in the air? If so, this post is for you! I raised my hand, too. Whether I listen to  talk radio, streaming music, or podcasts, I like a little background noise while I work. You know, ambiance. Tuning into a WordPress-flavored podcast is…

WPEngine Review: A First Impression

WPEngine Review: A First Impression

Changing your web hosting company is like getting a divorce. You've been with your current host for as long as you can remember, sure there were good times and bad there always are, but where did it all go wrong? Over those years you've boasted about the good things, even recommended others try your favorite host (ok that's where the…

Fanciest Author Box: The Best Author Box Solution for WordPress?

Fanciest Author Box: The Best Author Box Solution for WordPress?

Managing a multi-author WordPress site is like a different world when compared to running a one-man show (or one person show, in the interests of being politically correct ;-)). You have a raft of new considerations to keep track of: user roles and capabilities, editorial duties, and so on. But the upsides are huge -- with content creation being so time…

Wrangle Your WordPress Sites: Consider ManageWP

Wrangle Your WordPress Sites: Consider ManageWP

Like a lot of people before I commit to services or monthly fees I take a long hard look at the offering to make sure that it going to be a worthy investment. So in today's post I thought I give you an honest, down to earth review of ManageWP.com. If you're considering it read on! What It Is ManageWP.com…