WordPress is the most popular blogging platform in the world. More than 27% of all the websites in the world is powered by WordPress. The reliability, fluidity, and the ease of using this platform have endeared it to millions of users the world over. Interestingly, a lot of users are not familiar with some of the most common WordPress terms and what they stand for. Because not everyone who uses WordPress is a tech savvy user or developer; they are just people like you & me who are looking for a blogging platform to express themselves or having a website to market their products. If you are using WordPress and you are not familiar with some of the terminologies used on the platform, you are like a car owner who's unfamiliar with the various parts of the car's engine. Such a car owner is liable to be exploited by mechanics who know very well that they are dealing with a novice. This is why I have compiled these popular WordPress terminology that you must know. Even if you have not … [Read more...] about 7 Common WordPress Terms You Need To Know Before Starting A WordPress Blog
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Before we get into the comparison, let’s talk about what WordPress and Wix are. WordPress and Wix are two website builders. Website builders are tools that allow the construction of websites without manual code editing. Choosing what website builder to use when building your own website can be very difficult when there are tons of options available on the market. When you’re building your website, you need to be sure that you’ve selected the best platform to build with. The last thing you want to do is be surprised that the platform you chose does not do what you want it to. In this article, we will do an unbiased assessment of WordPress.org and Wix to decide which platform is better for you. WordPress vs. Wix: Which is better for building Website? WordPress WordPress is an open source software system used by millions of people around the world to create beautiful websites and blogs. It is completely customizable by the use of themes and plugins. Because … [Read more...] about WordPress vs. Wix – Which is Better For Your Next Website?
Are you looking to make your WordPress blog mobile friendly? If you have not yet thought about it, you should as Google have made mobile site an official search engine ranking factor. In this exclusive guide, I will share various options ( WordPress mobile Plugins + Themes) that you can use to make sure your WordPress blog is mobile readable and passes the Google mobile friendliness test. Before I start sharing all the solutions, I recommend you to go to this link, add your blog URL and it will show if your website is mobile friendly or not according to Google. If it is, you don’t have to do anything, but if the result is negative, you should work right away to make your blog mobile friendly. In this tutorial, I will explain all the solutions which you can use to make your WordPress blog mobile ready. So, lets look at the possible solutions and pick the one which you find best for your blog. Making WordPress Blog Mobile ready: Use a responsive theme: If your … [Read more...] about How To Make Your WordPress Blog Mobile Friendly – Best Solutions
As of March 2012, WordPress is on 72.4 million different websites around the globe making WordPress the most widely used and popular content management system (CMS) in existence. In 2011, WordPress was responsible for 14.7% of the top 1,000,000 websites in the entire world. Nearly 48% of the top 100 blogs, as ranked by Technorati, currently use WordPress as their CMS. There are approximately 19,225 plugins freely available in the WordPress Plugin Directory. If you’re a newbie and have just installed WordPress then it will be a very difficult time to choose the most Essential and Best WordPress Plugins for 2012 from among the 19,000+ plugins. So I’m going to introduce you Free WordPress Plugins which I use/recommend. It includes – a WordPress SEO Plugin, a WordPress Backup Plugin, a WordPress Contact Form Plugin, a WordPress Sitemap Plugin and everything in between. Top 30 Essential WordPress Plugins 2012 You don’t have to install all the 30 plugins listed … [Read more...] about Top 30 Best WordPress Plugins 2012 To Enhance Your Blog
Who else wants to increase their website traffic without publishing more blog posts? If you are searching for serious ways to increase your page views and decrease bounce rates of your WordPress websites, there’s a simple tip – show related posts at the end of each posts. Nrelate related content is one such WordPress plugin that helps you show related contents at the end of each post on your WordPress websites. Nrelate is another related post plugin for WordPress blogs similar to Yet Another Related Post Plugin (YARPP). The best thing about this plugin is that it allows us the facility to show thumbnail images with text in related posts or related content section. You as a blog owner can show text with thumbnails, just text or just thumbnails using the this related post plugin in related post section on your blog. There are four ways by which we can show related content in our blogs using Nrelate plugin namely showing related content before or after the post, using the … [Read more...] about Related Content Plugin for WordPress Blogs