Import External Images plugin

I found something awesome this afternoon. A client with an active blog (about 130 posts) moved her content from an old, separate WordPress blog to a new site with the blog integrated. That meant we exported content from the old site and imported it from the XML file to the new one – and typically, […]

This week’s WordPress and web marketing links. Concerned about WordPress security? Stay updated and use strong passwords – that’s most of the battle. See what Matt Mullenweg had to say about security recently in Quora. How to build a Classified Advertising site in WordPress. A review and tutorial for the commercial plugin WPAdverts. How to […]

New WordPress tutorial videos!

Every WP Minder member now gets access to our library of over 25 video tutorials for WordPress. If you’re new to writing and managing a WordPress site, these videos are perfect for you! Learn about: The Dashboard Posts vs. Pages Photos and Images The Media Library Managing Comments Managing Users Adding Widgets Post Revisions Custom […]

This week’s WordPress and web marketing links. Is your site slow? One reason may be that your images aren’t optimized. Learn more about optimizing images. Being hacked can cost you more than money. Learn how a hacked website can impact your business. Using autoinstallers to install WordPress on your new hosting account can be more […]

This week’s WordPress and web marketing links. Security, security, security. Do you know what you don’t know about keeping your WordPress site safe? (Don’t forget – WP Minder can help!) Did you know that Google will officially begin using mobile-friendliness as a search engine ranking factor on April 21? Better get ready. Test your site […]

Need to add reviews to a site that are specialized – like reviews for a service or product – but not using a shopping cart that will make it easy for you? No worries – you can create a form for visitors to add reviews for just about anything, and display them throughout your site. […]

How safe is WordPress

In light of the security problems found (and fixed) last month in a couple of popular plugins, I thought this was a timely topic. Two very popular plugins used by clients and that I use myself are WordPress SEO by Yoast and Google Analytics by Yoast, both, as it turns out, from Yoast. These are great plugins; […]

This week’s WordPress and web marketing links. How to set up and use a social media calendar for scheduling your social updates. How to schedule posts in WordPress. Going on vacation? This is how you do it when you have blog posts that need to go out while you’re away. The top three WordPress editorial calendars […]

This week’s WordPress and web marketing links. 3 Email marketing practices for all small businesses from Constant Contact. Another great email marketing resource from Mailchimp: download their free Common Rookie Mistakes ebook. Using WooCommerce, or thinking about adding this awesome cart to your WordPress site? Here’s a guide to accepting Stripe (my favorite payment processor). I […]

A security problem was found on March 18th in the popular plugin Google Analytics by Yoast.  This plugin has been downloaded nearly 7 million times according to statistics at the Yoast website. There were no reports of hacks using the security loophole, and Yoast responded quickly and got a fixed update ready for release  on […]