WordPress, which started as a blogging platform more than a decade ago, is now a full content management system powering millions of websites around the world. Being user-friendly isn’t the only thing that makes it popular to both bloggers and online business owners; it’s the volume of WordPress plugins that are freely available that makes it one of the most preferred platforms in the online arena. Below are the must-have WordPress plugins for any type of website: Limit Login Attempts […]
There are multitude of choices available out there when you’re looking for a website builder. It doesn’t matter if you’re looking for free or paid solutions, there will always be one that will match your preference and meet your particular needs. However, your HTML ability and lever of knowledge will be a deciding factor when it comes to choosing what solution to go with. Those of you just venturing into websites will want a simple solution that will enable you […]
WordPress and Joomla are two of the most popular content management systems available today. Although both used by hundreds of thousands of people, the two have similarities and differences. The basic difference is that Joomla is a community type of site while WordPress is a blog platform. With the use of plug-ins, both can easily overlap each other in many different areas. But what makes WordPress better than Joomla? First let’s start with features and plug-ins. While Joomla boasts over […]
When people ask me my opinion as to what the best open source CMS (content management system), I always reply with ‘Wordpress’, after all these years, it is still the CMS available and there are statistics to prove it. Matt Mullenwerg, the co-founder of WordPress, has recently given his annual “State of the Word” speech in WordCamp San Francisco and discussed how WordPress is used and consumed. The figures he provided only proved that WordPress is not only the best […]
Everyone who has a website would know the importance of having a call to action. Without a great call to action, it wouldn’t be possible to motivate visitors to take the next step or to get in touch with you. Given below are a few important tips to ensure that your call to action will lead to a sale or conversion: Keep Your Call to Action Simple When it comes to the internet, people prefer things simple. Your call to […]
WordPress now includes the option of creating custom post types, making it very easy for developers to extend it and use it for any type of business need as a real CMS. Other than default pages and posts, it also allows users to create customised types that suit the content of the website, making site updates easy for the users. What Exactly is Custom Post Types? Custom Post Types is actually very different from the inbuilt posts in WordPress. It […]
These website templates are exactly what the term suggests: templates for a basic website design that can be slightly altered. If you are familiar with WordPress, you’d know that there are several templates available powered by their CMS—and using them is quite easy, thanks to their very user-friendly management system.
Choosing a Gold Coast website designer is pretty much like choosing between success and failure. After all, design can dictate the performance of a website. No matter how good the service, goods, or content it offers, a website will not deliver if the design cannot—quite literally—deliver to the intended audience.
RSS is most commonly referred to as Real Simple Syndication or Rich Site Summary. This is basically a type of web feed format that is used primarily for publishing updated content or other work in a single standardized format. RSS is most commonly used for updating news headlines, blog posts, video uploads, audio uploads etc.
The Internet is a very dynamic place and it is quite understandable why no one likes things to stagnate here. The search engines definitely do not like this. Websites and blogs that are constantly updated will automatically begin ranking higher on the search results. This is because the search engines themselves use dynamic algorithms. They are designed to continuously keep checking websites, even those that are already ranked, and issue fresh rankings to them.