Using a user-oriented interface that improves customer experience is always a great idea when one manages an e-commerce based website. Whether it’s an online shop, product preview portal or similar types of websites, there are multiple elements one can use to help customers examine products, consider their prices and buy them. A functional shopping cart is one of these elements.
Well, WordPress being the open-source free CMS platform comes with a plenty of options for building full-fledged eCommerce sites. There are a number of powerful WooCommerce themes that come with almost everything you may need in an online shop/ eCommerce site. However, sometimes you may like to add some extra features or some tiny design tweaks, WordPress plugins come handy. Besides, you can add eCommerce features like ‘shopping cart’ in the multipurpose themes and create online shopping sites. Read more
WordPress Rich Snippets might be a familiar term to all the SEO experts. However, this might not be the case for the SEO newbies. And if you are one of them, when you see the stars thing or pricing under the topic you just searched for, you all might sometimes wonder what that is? Well, they are called WordPress Rich Snippets. And that is what we will be discussing in this article.
Simply, snippets are the small block of PHP codes that written to enhance as well as to extend the functionalities of the WordPress websites. Thus, snippets are the content right under the link that provides the quick overview to the users what the link offers after being clicked. The image given below is the example of a normal snippet. Here, the title is in blue while the URL of the page is displayed in green.
Surveys or survey forms are basically the best way to collect details and get to know your audience better. A great marketing method and to target your viewers with the content that peeks their interests, surveys also serve as a great engaging factor. Whether offline or online this applies to all the marketers and business corporates.
And when it comes to WordPress this is yet another query that has come across every now and again. How to add or create Survey Forms in WordPress sites? And the simple answer to that is with the help of WordPress Survey Plugins. So today we dwell on the topic answering every possible questions and confusion for the convenience of our users.
Its the 21st century and we cannot imagine someone taking out the whole detailed paper map to reach their destination! That is just old-fashioned and unless you are in the middle of a forest or looking for a treasure, this is just too much work. And thus Google Maps are here to save the day! And for the WordPress users out there looking to expose their business locations to more visitors, there are WordPress Google Maps plugins!
Helping people reach their destination and find their way in minutes, Google Maps is an advanced online tool that you can access in a matter of minutes. And now that online platforms are getting more exposure every day, integrating Google Maps onto your website is something that is mandatory to help grow your business.
Restaurants and Foods, what is not to like? And coming from a foodie ourselves, the worst thing that could happen is reaching our favorite place only to find it fully booked and reserved. Next scenario, you want to book a place for any event but you realize their online site does not provide the way to do so. While you do have the option to book and reserve the old-fashioned way by leaving an email or calling them, you never know when you might get the response or confirmation.
And that is only the customer’s viewpoint. Imagine how much loss it might cause your business when you lose your loyal customers while they opt for someplace where they can make reservations instantly and online! So instead of heaving a sigh and waiting for your business to grow on their own why not start something different!
Now that we are on the age of digitalization, the one way we all stay connected is through the online social media networking sites. Because it is easy and mostly free, social networking sites and applications have gained more popularity over the years. Thus, more and more of them like-Facebook, Instagram, Twitter have been created and used on a daily basis. Even with businesses and social groups, the one media that they promote themselves have been on social networking sites and apps. Hence, it is safe to say that with our obsession over digitalization, the best way to socialize has been online.
Undoubtedly, talking about social networking sites, Facebook, one of the most popular and best social media platforms is one place that has billions of users all over the world. Read more
As well all know, WordPress serves as the platform for almost all kinds of websites. And, the list also includes social networking or community websites. As a matter of fact, the largest portion of such websites heavily relies on BuddyPress for creating the online communities on their website. So, it wouldn’t be wrong if I say BuddyPress is the backbone of the social networking websites.
BuddyPress plugins, on the other hand, helps in adding functionalities to those websites. They have been proved to be a boon when it comes to creating a social community or groups for your website. All in all, BuddyPress plugins help in bringing out the best and enhancing the community features to WordPress.
It’s the year of digitalization and everything is now done online or through digital media. When it comes to businesses whether small or on a large scale even the promotions and advertisements are now preferred to be done on the go. That is through the online sources like Emails and updates. But what is the best way to help promote your WordPress business as well as keep your viewers engaged and updated? Well, one of the easiest and cost-effective ways to do so is through Email Marketing.
So what exactly is Email Marketing and how does it help us with promoting our sites? Email Marketing simply means sending out commercial messages or updates of what’s going on your website through emails to one or a group of your users. Sounds easy, doesn’t it? But if you jump to decisions and decide to do it all by yourself and send out thousands of messages to your users daily, it might be a hefty task. That is where Email Marketing plugins come in handy.
Before jumping right into the WordPress podcast plugin, remember the old times? I mean the time when we had to gather around our television or radio set at a specific time just to make sure that we don’t miss our favorite show. Well, the time has changed and so has the technology. And all thanks to Podcast and Podcasting, we now don’t have to worry about the show times.
Podcasting began catching the hold of general people since the very beginning of its establishment. Thus, Podcasting has been one of the growing trends in the last few decades and is now in the limelight. However, adding a podcast to your website has never been an easy feat. In fact, it can be so much brainstorming for some people. But why worry when WordPress has your back 😉
If you are a WordPress user then you might have come across situations when you struggle with coding. Whether an expert or a newbie, coding can be a worrisome job for everyone. But with the shortcode API introduction by WordPress 2.5, the task has been much easier. However, we have still seen people struggle with it, so today in our article we dwell on the much talked about topic of Shortcodes. And we won’t stop there because we also have the list of the Best WordPress shortcode plugins that you can install for 2018!
But before we get into the listings and the process of using the WordPress shortcode plugins, let’s get a brief idea of what exactly is a shortcode. Read more