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How To Use Pop-ups Without Harming SEO

Let’s get one thing out of the way. Pop-ups can be very annoying to readers, but they’re a favorite with webmasters. They’re great for conversions and so there’s really no wishing away pop-ups. The real challenge lies in displaying pop-ups in a way that’s most effective for conversions, and at the same time not intrusive to readers. In this post, let’s examine how to use pop-ups…
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10 WordPress Resources You Need to Bookmark Right Now

Seasoned WordPress developers typically have a collection of sites they frequent to get the latest news, product reviews and tutorials related to design, development, and coding. It’s the name of the game. The longer you’ve been in this business, the more familiarity you…
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An Intro to the Anatomy of a WordPress Theme

A while ago, we introduced to you the concept of creating a WordPress theme from HTML. We split the tutorial into two parts and today we are all about fleshing out the two tutorials, so feel free to regard this post as the third serving in the post series. My objective is to…
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Redesigning Your WordPress Website To Add a Personal Touch (The Sequel)

You know what they say, you only have one chance to make a (lasting) first impression. You also have about four (4) seconds to capture and retain the attention of your potential customer. This means you have less than four (4) seconds to create a memory that will stay with your customer long after they leave your website. With the total number of websites on the internet fast approaching one (1)…
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WordPress Theme Frameworks: Pros, Cons and All You Must Know

A few years ago, WordPress sprung into life. But it was a baby and imperfection reigned supreme. Many features that we love now were either non-existent or in development phase where they were riddled with errors. One such feature was the WordPress template system, which…
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Minimize Site Clutter and Improve Engagement With Tabs For WordPress

Anything you can do to streamline your site is a good thing. After all, the less work site visitors have to do to get the information they want, the better. However, this can be a challenge if your site by its very nature must include a lot of information. The end result of…
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Built-In WordPress Options You Should Be Using

When you discovered WordPress, you probably thought it was just a run of the mill blogging platform. But once you start to discover all the powerful built-in WordPress options and features you’re sure to be intrigued. If you’re still new to WordPress, you will grow to love it more and more as you enjoy reading this post. You just might feel inclined to fall head-over-heels in love with…
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How to Make Your WordPress Business Site More Social

When establishing your business presence online, it’s easy to take it all a bit too seriously. And you should – of course – but it’s perfectly okay to have a little fun, too. And one way to integrate fun into your website is to make it socially shareable and…
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WordPress Tips: 15 Common WordPress Errors With Solutions

We all love WordPress, but sometimes it can drive us crazy! Whether its the dreaded white screen of death, an unknown PHP error coming from a plugin or server issues causing our site to crash, it’s never fun. But whenever WordPress decides to act up, don’t worry…
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Are You A Plugin Hoarder? 7 Warning Signs Your WordPress Site Is Cluttered (And How To Clean It Up)

Are you a plugin hoarder? Think about it for a minute. At first sounds a little ridiculous, and of course you’re not one of them. But with hundreds of WordPress “experts” recommending new plugins each and every week, it’s no wonder that some websites and webmasters end up a bit… over-equipped for the task at hand. Half the time the plugin comes with damn near a guarantee that it will…
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