10 Things You Should Know About Using WordPress Plugins

10 Things You Should Know About Using WordPress Plugins

What would WordPress be without plugins? Our ability to extend the world's favorite content management system in an almost limitless fashion is what makes WordPress so great. With nearly 25,000 plugins available on WordPress.org alone, the sky really is the limit. But with great power comes great responsibility and it is an unfortunate fact that using WordPress plugins can have…

How to Make an Amazon Affiliate Site With WordPress

How to Make an Amazon Affiliate Site With WordPress

If you're looking for a way to earn an income online, you're probably familiar with affiliate marketing. There are so many affiliate programs and resources out there, however, that getting started can be an overwhelming prospect. Fortunately, the Amazon Associates affiliate program is an easy way to introduce affiliate marketing to your blogging routine. It's also a low-stress starting point if…

Awesome Uses for Powerful WordPress Slider Plugins

Awesome Uses for Powerful WordPress Slider Plugins

There are many elements you can incorporate into your website to boost user engagement and enhance your content's delivery. However, an often overlooked element – the slider – is one that can have the greatest impact on design and functionality. Sliders are portable slideshows that can perform many tasks (such as displaying your photography portfolio or showcasing business testimonials). When…

How To Add Google Fonts to WordPress

How To Add Google Fonts to WordPress

One way to dramatically improve the design and professionalism of your website is to use great fonts. Most people never give a second thought to the font that they use on their website. However, if you are developing your own theme or editing a theme you currently have installed, good font selection should be a large part of the process.…

Is Akismet Still the Best Spam Plugin for WordPress?

Is Akismet Still the Best Spam Plugin for WordPress?

Spammers (human and automated) love WordPress as much as bloggers do, so to say you need a spam blocker is an understatement. Akismet has long reigned as the best spam blocker for WordPress, but is this plugin still the best contender in the realm of spam blocking services? That's exactly what we'll decide in this post, by comparing Akismet to its…

The Best Reviews & Testimonials WordPress Plugins for Your Website

The Best Reviews & Testimonials WordPress Plugins for Your Website

A good word always counts, and in business it has the potential to translate into solid cash. A number of folks go by what previous users have to say about a product or service before they make a purchase. And if the previous users have only good things to say about you, it can influence potential customers in a positive…

Best WordPress Plugins to Integrate Google Services with Your Website

Best WordPress Plugins to Integrate Google Services with Your Website

Google offers a number of tools, applications and services that are helpful to website owners. These include webmaster tools, maps, translator, analytics, AdSense, fonts, forms, docs, drive, authenticator and more. There are a number of plugins to help you get maximum benefit from these services for your WordPress websites. Besides embedding the site specific codes generated by these services and…