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How to Decrease WordPress Page Load Time

Before putting together this post, I had to re-check the page load time of my blog. Well, I love me some speed and if my pages aren’t performing optimally, I will most probably go to bed a worried man. And I’m a worried man because I just scored 73/100 at Pingdom. Looks like I have some work to do but enough about me, you should be worried yourself if you have a slow website because: Google…
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WordPress Comments Tweaks to Streamline Your Site

Most bloggers and website owners would agree that comments are important for developing an online community, as well as for generating interest and additional site traffic. But like many other things in life, there is also a downside to having comments enabled. As much as…
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How to Sell Photos Online with WordPress

If you want to create a website to sell your photos online then this post is just what you are looking for. In this guide to setting up a website to sell photos online we will look at some themes you can use to style your website, and then give you an overview of some of the…
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7 Tips to Create Eye-Catching WordPress Posts

Grabbing your audience’s attention is a tough call, especially if your blog contains a ton of content. Whether you have a product to promote, an opt-in email newsletter you want people to join, or simply want to grow your fan base, gaining – and keeping – your readers’ engagement is paramount. At the end of the day, you just want people to listen to what you have to say. So, what do you…
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How To Streamline Your WordPress Website And Improve User Experience

There’s nothing more annoying than getting a first look at a new website, and then having to struggle to get to where you actually want to go. To find the content you were actually looking for. While, thankfully, the days of ad-lathered, keyword-laden, massively unhelpful…
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Different Ways to Integrate Social Media with WordPress

Becoming too dependent on the search engines for traffic is never a good idea — one algorithm update could potentially reduce floods of traffic to a trickle. With this in mind, taking advantage of other traffic sources, social media in particular, is an important part of safeguarding your website’s long-term success: having a strong social following and highly shareable content allows you to…
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How to Turn Your WordPress Site Into an App, Step-by-Step

Why make an app in the first place, I hear you ask? Apps might not be very useful for marketing anymore, but they’re quite convenient for your customers – giving them more of a choice as to how they interact with your site. With the continued rise of mobile internet…
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A Guide To Becoming a Respectable WordPress Professional

Professionals make the most money, have the most influence and generally have it good. They also fair well when faced with challenges since they are skilled and hence more confident in their capabilities. They are the creme de la creme, and everybody (read clients) want a…
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How to Update Your WordPress Themes and Keep Custom Tweaks Intact

There are plenty of ways to upgrade a WordPress theme, but it’s easy for them to end up with lost data, so you need to know how to prevent that. “Hold it. I haven’t customized my site yet. I don’t need this article.” Actually, yes you do; preparing in advance is the only way to assure a truly seamless transition. If you have already customized your site, don’t worry. It’s not too…
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