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How to Setup WordPress Caching with W3 Total Cache (W3TC)

The world’s two most popular WordPress caching plugins are WP Super Cache and W3 Total Cache (W3TC). Developed by Mashable’s CTO, W3 Total Cache is by far the most versatile WordPress caching plugin available, used in high traffic sites like Smashing Magazine, Mashable, MakeUseOf and Yoast. This tutorial is a beginner’s guide to configuring W3 Total Cache. Word of advice: W3TC has a plethora…
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Easy WordPress Twitter Cards with the TCWP Plugin

Hello guys! Today I am going to take you through how to use the TCWP plugin to quickly and easily utilize the full extent of Twitter’s ‘card’ system. TCWP is a premium WordPress plugin dedicated to the efficient creation and management of Twitter Cards on your site’s…
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Setup Easy Downloads with the CM Downloads Manager Pro WordPress Plugin

I’ve had the privilege of reviewing a couple of other plugins created by CreativeMinds, like the CM ToolTip Glossary and CM Answers. So when another of their plugins came across my desk, I had to check it out. This time, I got my hands on CM Downloads Manager Pro and two things impressed me straight away: It’s intuitive, and it’s compatible with the other CM plugins I’ve tested. CM…
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How to Build a Church Website with WordPress

All churches need a useful website but few have a large budget. What is a church to do? My favorite solution is one that I’ve seen thousands of churches switch to in the last couple years – WordPress. It’s a low-cost solution (often under $100 to build and…
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Envato WordPress Toolkit Guide For Automatic Theme Updates

Millions of people use WordPress themes, and many users and developers choose to purchase premium themes from Themeforest. It’s a reputable theme store they can trust that is know for quality WordPress themes, and awesome theme authors (like WPSaviour, of course). Another great feature of Themeforest is their Envato WordPress Toolkit plugin for automatic WordPress theme updates. Envato created…
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Create WordPress Product Demo Sites with Ninja Demo

If you aren’t using Ninja Demo for your WordPress product, your demo site probably sucks and you’re losing sales because of it. I’m not trying to pick a fight; I’m just stating the cold hard facts. How do I know? Because up until just a few weeks ago, my demo site…
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How To Add Pagination To Your WordPress Theme

If you are looking to add pagination support to your WordPress theme with cool numbers instead of the default next & previous post, you can do so using the famous PageNavi plugin, however, I much prefer adding pagination manually to my themes so people don’t have to…
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A Guide to WordPress Image Crop Sizes

WordPress 3.9 has come out with a whole lot of extra power under the hood. An awesome new feature among many, is the added ability to now control crop position of images uploaded in WordPress – this is really slick!! Before proceeding, a big thanks to Brad Touesnard who has made this awesome contribution that has now been included in WordPress core! I thought this will be a great opportunity to…
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