How to Setup a WordPress Blog in Under 15 Minutes

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When’s the last time you had a wonderful idea that just had to be talked about? Do you have a remarkable story from your trip to Spain or several cool tricks you’ve learned from your years as a gardener?

Everyone has a story that begs for exposure, and a blog gives you the tools to get out there and start writing. Blogging used to require some more advanced technical knowledge to program a website and share your story. That has changed drastically since all the tools are sitting around for you to play around with.CONTINUE READING »

Soliloquy Review: Outperform Your Rivals With Stunning, Stylish Sliders

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When creating websites or setting up a new blog, it’s often the case that your design needs a little something extra. It’s all well and good having a great layout but without something to draw the eye to important information, you’ll be missing out on the opportunity to drive conversions.

Image sliders are regularly used as a solution to this problem. They provide a focal point for bold imagery, text and even call to actions. CONTINUE READING »

10 of the Best List Building Plugins for WordPress In 2015

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No matter what niche you are in, one thing you need to focus most on is building an engaging email list. This will not only help you get more targeted traffic, but it will also help you build trust with your audience.

If you want to run a successful business online, building an email list is the way to go.

Email list is the key. An engaging email list of subscribers can easily out-perform the results from social media sites like Facebook or Twitter.CONTINUE READING »

Best WordPress Deals for Christmas and New Year 2014

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With the holiday season upon us, companies are offering awesome discounts and deals to increase the sales. This is a good time for you to purchase products that you might have missed on last month’s Black Friday sale.

This could be a great opportunity for you to invest some money back in your business. These deals can save you a lot of money on WordPress hosting, themes, plugins, and other WordPress related services.CONTINUE READING »

20+ Best Music WordPress Themes For Bands & Musicians

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With musicians utilizing every ounce of social media and online influence they can muster, it’s important that they also have access to affordable websites, built to showcase their best assets. Since bands, composers, festivals, and solo artists are busy writing, creating and organizing music, there’s little time to learn the skills needed to create a fully functioning website.

There’s a few solutions to this conundrum. On one hand you can pay for a designer to set everything up. On the other, you can take advantage of free software like WordPress and compliment it with a pre-built theme, specific to your needs.CONTINUE READING »

Black Friday and Cyber Monday Sale 2014: Best WordPress Deals of the Year

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It is that crazy savings time of the year again, when people spend huge amounts of money on useless things. Before you head out and get all crazy on shopping spree, you should look at some of these awesome WordPress deals and discounts, and maybe invest in your online business.

This could be a great opportunity to invest in your business and at the same time save a ton of money, because things are not going to get any cheaper than this for the entire year.CONTINUE READING »

How to Choose the Best WordPress Hosting For Your New Website

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Finding a WordPress hosting solution for your new website isn’t always easy. There’s a lot of options out there and even if you do settle on a host, how do you know which type of hosting you should choose?

This can be a minefield for bloggers new to WordPress, who just want to get their site up and running. Experience too many obstacles and you might just want to give up before you even start.CONTINUE READING »

5 Free Online Tools for Testing Your Website’s Performance

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“Site speed plays a very important role in website’s success” – this should be quiet apparent for those who have spent some time in the industry. Google has been saying this for almost four years now, and there are numerous case studies to prove what Google has been preaching continuously for years, on their Webmasters blog.

Google even has its own set of tools that users like you and me, can use to improve the site speed.CONTINUE READING »