According to the Forbes, 75 million websites were powered by WordPress till December 2016. This clearly indicates the popularity of the most user-friendly CMS, the WordPress. As it gains popularity, it is prone to attacks from the unethical sources. The security of your website may be at risk. Some of the common security threats are brute force attacks, outdated plugins and WordPress version, downloads from non-verified sources, and unsecured hosting.
I hear people talking about the loading speeds of their websites a lot. Also, I have encountered lots of people wondering how to clear cache in WordPress and boost their website speed. After all, the internet has become all about speed today. Here, if your site takes time to load then in no time your visitors will switch to another one. Does this situation sound familiar???
Well, there are various ways to get your website optimized for speed. Your choice of WordPress hosting determines the speed of your WP site in a great deal. Remarkably, most of the best WP hosting providers come with an in-built caching (super-cacher) feature which is surely a good point. However, it would be far better if you yourself take care of caching by installing a WordPress clear cache plugin. Read more
WooCommerce is not just a WordPress plugin but a complete eCommerce platform to start an online shop. Stats from Builtwith suggest that it is the most popular eCommerce technology in use. Similarly, the total number of the core WooCommerce plugin downloads is tremendous with 3+ million active installs.
That’s not all! There are a number of WooCommerce extensions and add-ons (also called WooCommerce plugins) which add functionality to the core WooCommerce plugin. Read more
There is this popular saying “If you talk to a man in a language he understands, that goes to his head. If you talk to him in his language that goes to his heart. ” Hence, you should consider using a WordPress translation plugin to localize your site. Did that make any sense?? 😀
Anyways, what I mean is language is one of the major selling factors for your products and services. No matter how optimized your site is or how strong marketing strategies you use, you will still be missing out on a lot of potential visitors. And the main reason behind it is that only limited number of audiences understand the language that we use to write our contents.
If you want to make your website more user-friendly by allowing the site visitors to register and create their profile on your site, a WordPress registration plugin should be all you need. Well, there are thousands of great WordPress plugins which come handy for adding great functionalities to the WP websites. No wonder, an abundant number of excellent user registration and profile plugins for WordPress are available.
Yes, a WordPress user registration plugin provides you a brilliant way to create stunning registration pages so that website visitors can register, make their profile, and you can assign custom user roles to the registered users. In addition, it lets you boost your marketing strategies as you can provide discounts, bonuses, and offers exclusively to the registered users. Read more
Having a WordPress backup is one of the crucial tasks essential for WordPress security. Despite the best efforts on strengthening your website security, sometimes you may lose your entire website data – WordPress database and files deleted or corrupted. That would be a total disaster.
Perhaps, your website server gets crashed, or some hackers hack your site and delete your site files and the content. Also, you may change something on your site which corrupts the website database. Well, a website backup comes as a ‘lifesaver’ when your WordPress data is gone (erased or corrupted). You can instantly restore your website back to normal again with a website backup.Read more
Ever wondered how to add a forum to WordPress website?
If yes, you have come to the right place. Keep reading. We’ll discuss everything about creating a WordPress forum here.
Well, making a WordPress website is super-easy at first place. And certainly creating a discussion forum on WordPress is super simple – all you need to know is how to install a plugin. Just pick the best WordPress forum plugin out there and install it. And, you are almost done.
Among all website platforms, WordPress platform has always been so generous and rich that there are multiple ways for doing one thing. You have thousands of themes and templates for design variations and so the huge number of plugins for various features and functionalities. No wonder there are multiple WordPress forum plugins to let you add a WordPress support forum easily. Read more
The hardest part in customer care services is finding a tool to maintain customer engagement and provide ease in the data collection from them and maintaining it. The idea behind a CRM i.e. Customer Relationship Management is,
There is always an opportunity to learn from the interaction of your customer.
Once these talks are done, no customer wants to discuss these talks unless it is highly required. So, there is a need of such tool to store the track of such conversation with the customer.
There is always a need for such software which can help building a relationship with your old and new customer. Read more
For any website, search engines are extremely crucial sources of organic traffic, leads, and customers. Since WordPress is widely known as an SEO friendly platform, you should use a properly optimized WordPress theme coupled with a top WordPress SEO plugin to reap the real benefits that plugins offer. But with hundreds of SEO plugins available, it may sound like an uphill task to choose the best SEO plugin for WordPress.
Here, I’ve consolidated a list of 11 best WordPress SEO plugins for 2017 from which you can take your pick to rank better.
But before exploring the plugins, let’s have a look at the current SEO trends and ranking factors. Read more
A ‘contact us’ page is an essential part of every website. It helps you to make your communication with the website visitors easy, efficient and effective. The idea of creating contact us page is as old as the idea of website making, however, design and technique of creating it has changed over time, especially with the introduction of contact forms. And if you are using WordPress as your website platform, there are several WordPress contact form plugins which have made the task super easy.
Before contact forms, website owners used to publish the email address and other contact details on the ‘contact us’ page which often brought tons of spam but few responses from genuine users. Precisely, it gives an easy way for the spammers to send you spam content and also attack your system with malicious links and networks. Well, contact forms keep you away from such spam, security threats and also help you to make your website more user-friendly. Read more