A website, new or old must always have its own mobile version especially if it wants to rank well in search engines. Studies have proven that mobile internet users have already overtaken desktop or computer internet users; that means you can go a long way when you convert your website into an app.[Read more…]
Building your own blog community is tough busywork. Not only do you have to ensure that your content flow is consistent enough to keep them interested in your website, but you also have to take care of them once they’re staying. One of the best ways to do the latter is to legitimize them with user profile plugins for WordPress.[Read more…]
Your website speed determines how your website viewers will initially react; will they be seeing your slick website interface or a loading screen in the first two seconds? If it’s the latter, then your website might be in bigger trouble than you think– there’s a big chance your audience has already left. When it comes to that, image optimizer plugins for WordPress can be a solution.[Read more…]
Why settle for the WordPress default login page when you have the option to customize it? If you’re running a blog that allows users to register or it’s a WordPress membership site, or you have an e-commerce blog, you can leverage the benefits that a customized login page can give.[Read more…]
Building up a subscriber base is for your blog or website is easy until you actually get too many of them. As it turns out, winning their attention is only half the battle, the other half is keeping it, meaning taking care of your audience in pretty much all aspects, including security. For that, you’ll need help in the form of WordPress membership plugins.[Read more…]
There’s certain psychology involved in websites regarding user behavior. Apart from the fact that some people have a natural behavioral map for navigating online spaces, some of them are also strapped for time. So, really, it all boils down to their satisfaction or more specifically, their user experience or UX for short. To that end, if your website can have a better user experience, you can bet people will have more incentives to visit.[Read more…]
When most people think of a WordPress form plugin, they do so in the context of a contact form — they have built a WordPress website or blog, they’re building out the pages, and they need a form solution so they can add a contact form to the contact page. You may have even done the same thing.
But did you know that WordPress form plugins can be used for a whole bunch of things other than a contact form?[Read more…]
WordPress plugins are an essential element for any blog owner running a WordPress installation because they add plenty of great options with just a few clicks of your mouse. From SEO optimization to visitor management to monetization, plugins have so much to offer.
As 2019 kicks off, consider checking out the best WordPress plugins available and see what they might add to your blog. We’re not including the usual suspects like Jetpack and Akismet. They’re great plugins but there are plenty of lesser known ones out there that might surprise you with all the functions and features they have to offer.[Read more…]
As of January 2018, there are over 3.7 billion unique mobile users in the world. Also, mobile devices are expected to drive around 80% of global internet usage. The time spent by individuals on digital media using mobile apps is around 50%. The point that we are trying to make here is that the future which was predicted to be mobile, is finally here. Many businesses have converted their websites into apps since the mobile app usage has shown some promising trends:
- In 2016, 149.3 billion mobile apps were downloaded by consumers. This figure is expected to reach a whopping 352.9 billion by 2021. (Source)
- While mobile websites get more visitors than mobile apps, people tend to spend more time on mobile apps than on websites. (Source)
So, you finally set up the blog you’ve been talking about at every family gathering for the last 5 years. Maybe you consider yourself a WordPress-wizard, a dabbler in the dark arts of internet blogging. Even if you are just a newbie, the sense of accomplishment in running your own website can be a huge boost. However, in the age of Twitter and Facebook, you have to find a way to stand out from the crowd of blogs and e-businesses clogging up the internet. Knowing the ins and outs of your WordPress platform can give you an edge in making your site more appealing to visitors. It’s worth asking yourself if you really are getting the most out of WordPress. [Read more…]