Best WordPress Plugins: 40 Experts Share Their Favorite WordPress Plugins

Best WordPress Plugins

There are currently more than 29,317 free WordPress plugins available in the WordPress repository at the time of writing this post; each plugin can enhance the functionality and performance of your site. And lets not forget the premium and custom plugins, which aren’t listed in the repository.

With so many resources available on must have / essential WordPress plugins (including our own), it can be hard to decide which ones to use. So we asked 40 blogging and social media experts about their 5 favorite WordPress plugins.CONTINUE READING »

WordPress Post Formats Explained: What They Are and How You Can Use Them

post formats explained

Despite the decision to remove post formats from the WordPress core for version 3.6, this popular feature of WP will still be available as a plugin. This is similar to the way the link manager was treated in the release of version 3.5.

This means that if you’ve yet to embrace post formats and are curious to know more about them, you needn’t worry as they will still be available for the foreseeable future for self-hosted WordPress users.CONTINUE READING »

The WordPress Handbook – 60+ Resources For First Time WordPress Users

The WordPress handbook

WordPress is become very popular over the past couple years and today it powers more then 20% of sites on the Internet; no other content management system comes close to its widespread usage. It’s so robust that you can easily create just any type of website without spending much money.

There are still a lot of people who don’t much about WordPress. So I thought, it might a good idea to assemble my favorite WordPress resources into a WordPress Handbook list that has everything all in one place for folks who are new in the WordPress land. CONTINUE READING »

Simplifying the World of Facebook Plugins for Your WordPress

Facebook plugins

There are a handful of plugins that will connect your WordPress to a Facebook page or Facebook app.  Each of them is designed to link Faceboook’s social features to your WordPress, and make it easy for people to share your content in their newsfeed.

If you’ve got a Facebook app built for a site or a brand, one or more of these plugins will be essential for your site’s content to to be shared.CONTINUE READING »

12 Essential WordPress Plugins That Will Make Your Life Easier

12 Essential WordPress Plugins That Will Make Your Life Easier

With a new blog starting in every 7 seconds, the competition is fierce for each and every author.

Most of the bloggers emphasis on producing quality content to get more leads to their small business, but forget about building social presence and making their business blog search engine friendly.

Yet, with this article I want to share 12 Essential WordPress Plugins that can give you huge boost of traffic and make your blog more search engine friendly.CONTINUE READING »

The Ultimate WordPress Mega Bundle Giveaway

wordpress Mega bundle giveaway

Today I’m really excited to announce the mega bundle giveaway of Premium WordPress Themes, Plugins and online business products that help you grow your blog.

We have gathered  hundreds of thousands of dollars worth of WordPress goods from the WordPress and Internet Marketing community who have graciously agreed to donate their products, themes, plugins and services as prizes.CONTINUE READING »

Genesis Framework v1.8 is Now Live–Update Yours Today!

Genesis Framework v1.8

On January 20th, StudioPress updated the Genesis Framework to version 1.8. The framework comes with a new front end design. But of course, if you are regular user of StudioPress you know that you would never activate default Genesis as the theme, but use one of the child themes instead. But the new style could be used as the starting point of a new look of custom child themes for you or other StudioPress child theme designers.

With the new look, you also get to move to a modern responsive design. Now, you do not have to worry about what size screens your visitors are using and how it will on their screen. It always looks the same.CONTINUE READING »