Pop-Ups have a bad reputation from a user experience perspective. Unfortunately, despite the rumors that nobody likes them, they seem to work amazingly well and the data backs it up. Right here on WPKube we’ve seen the results of using pop-up opt-ins and the numbers are pretty impressive. We’ve been able to increase our opt-in rate by almost 200% using…. Continue Reading
There are currently 30,000+ WordPress plugins available in the WordPress repository to choose from and installing too many of them may result in conflicts and security issues. We frequently get questions like which plugin to use, what is the best plugin for SEO, etc. You can easily see the most popular plugins either by visiting the plugin directory or doing a google search of top 10 WordPress plugins, but you'll miss many great potential additions by not digging deeper. So we have a taken a different approach and decided to do some digging on your behalf.
BackupBuddy from iThemes is a popular solution for WordPress developers looking to simplify the management of multiple client sites. This handy plugin helps handle backup, migration, and restoration of websites in a sensible manner. Backups include all elements of the theme – content and style – as well as any installed plugins and widgets. Backing up or migrating websites individually…. Continue Reading
Have you ever found a WordPress theme that had the desired design, as far as style and color scheme, but not the ideal layout? What about the amount of time it will take you to code different layouts, either for personal use, business, or multiple client websites? What if you don’t know how to code? With the Conductor plugin, you have a point…. Continue Reading
Ask any blogger what their two main wishes are for their blogs, and eight times out of ten* you’ll probably get “more comments” and “more subscribers” as the answer. *Note – eight times out of ten is not a scientific discovery, although it may be. So…. Especially for bloggers who thrive on engagement, more comments means more goals met. More…. Continue Reading
The sidebar is one of the most under-appreciated things on the WordPress site of many beginners. They might even still have the meta widget and the standard blogroll. Something very simple, that can be very useful, is adding a form of navigation to your sidebar. Just a little something to help your visitors find their way to the content they really want…. Continue Reading
Do you want more email subscribers? Not just any old ones, but actual qualified subscribers who are genuinely interested in your emails. Of course you do! The key to growing your email list is using your existing content. If your content provides valuable information to your audience, why not use it to capture more emails? And the best way of…. Continue Reading
Building Posts and Pages with WordPress is pretty straight-forward. You create a new post, write your content, do a bit of formatting, and Bob’s your teapot. But what if you want jazz things up a bit? What if you want to inject a bit of character or personality into your writing? For simple changes you might install a shortcode plugin….. Continue Reading
Video games are addicting. The typical American gamer spends an average of 13 hours per week. With 168 hours in a week, 56 spent sleeping, 11.6% of a gamers hours wake are used playing games. What if you could leverage the principles of games and apply them to your blog?
Whether you’re selling a digital product, a physical one, or your offering anything that may kick up a few questions that need answering on your website, being able provide the answers is big part of making your business and product a success. However, that’s easier said than done. It takes a lot of time to run a site and to…. Continue Reading
You’ll hear it said all the time: “The money is in the list.” To someone who doesn’t know too much about online marketing and making a living from online work, this may raise a few eyebrows. However, the reason why so many seasoned online entrepreneurs swear by their email list is because they’ve personally experienced the power that is The…. Continue Reading