I’ve been using Conditional Widgets for more than a year to control where any given WordPress widget appears (by default, every widget shows up everywhere, which is often not what you want to happen). On a recent client project, though, Conditional Widgets wouldn’t work, because this particular project had a number of custom post types. […]
I used to give my WordPress clients a book when we met for training. But as you’re aware, WordPress changes so often that a book just gets outdated right after it’s published! So a few months ago I started giving my clients the link to Easy WP Guide. It’s a great resource on how to […]
Picture this – you’ve got a busy business (yay!) and you’ve devoted a considerable amount of time building up your expertise by writing high-quality blog posts once per week. You’ve been doing this for one year – that’s 52 blog posts. One morning you discover that your site has been hacked (or your server has […]
Every 90 days, says Entrepreneur Magazine’s Mikal Belicove. How to remember all those passwords? Try a password manager. Here’s a review of six password managers from InfoWorld.
Moz.com presents an enormous checklist of things you can do to improve checkout conversions in your ecommerce website. My top 10 favorite tips for ecommerce conversion optimization, in no particular order: Use high-quality product images Pay attention to product descriptions Show your bestsellers on your home page Create categories based on what people are searching for […]
A nice post from Inc. Magazine outlining five common ways hackers break in – and what you can do to stop them.
Looking for an easy way to make a squeeze page, or a sales page focused on a single product for your AdWords campaign? These free landing page plugins make it easier to do this in WordPress.
Looking to speed up your WordPress site? Want to provide a better, faster experience for your visitors? Consider a CDN! How Does it Work? A content delivery network will help speed up your site by putting your static assets (images, video files, music files, scripts) in an offsite CDN. The CDN has servers around the […]
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Okay, you can’t really do that… but spending your valuable time doing something you’re not that good at is an expensive and frustrating proposition, especially when you’re trying to run and grow a business. Take a look at this article from Entrepreneur and learn more about when to spend your time versus when to spend your […]