Plugin Reviews

This week’s WordPress and web marketing links. For the WordPress newbie – how to save time by bulk-editing page and post details, like Author, category and publication status. Using Mailchimp for your newsletter marketing? Good for you – I am too. Here’s a guide to integrating Mailchimp and your WordPress site, including adding a registration […]

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 […]

WooCommerce and Zapier

Did you know that you can make WooCommerce create a new client for you in Freshbooks or Xero when someone registers for an account on your site? That’s just a fraction of what you can do with a WooCommerce and Zapier integration. Zapier is a service that helps make connections between the various apps you use everyday […]

Easy Twiter Feed Widget tweets

I do a lot of social media posting as the owner of WP Minder, and there’s especially a lot of Twitter activity. This weekend I decided to post my Twitter feed on wpminder.com. If you’ve done this yourself, you know what a pain it can be. You have to jump through a number of hoops […]

Restrict widgets in action

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. […]

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 for a plugin to display your recent tweets in a widget? Here is a fresh review of current best options in Twitter Widgets.