A detailed look at how you can integrate Twitter into your WordPress website.
With mobile usage on the rise, ensuring your website is mobile-friendly is a no-brainer.
According to Smart Insights, mobile usage is overtaking fixed internet access, while 91% of mobile internet users go online to socialize.
So it’s no wonder smartphone apps like WhatsApp have taken off. WhatsApp is now the most globally popular messaging app with more than 600 million users.
Multisite is a fantastic feature of WordPress that allows you to easily create a network of websites and crown yourself “Super Admin.”
But once you’ve activated Multisite for your WordPress install and set it up, what next?
In this post we’ll look at the best plugins – all created by WPMU DEV – to help you manage your network. Each of the plugins below will extend the functionality of a basic Multisite install, adding features such as domain mapping, cloning, SEO, and analytics.
These days we’re spoilt for choice when it comes to web typography, the only issue being how to actually add custom fonts to your WordPress site.
Digging around in code and messing with files can be fiddly. Luckily, there are plenty of great options if you want to change your site’s fonts, from simply adding a new font to see on elements like your header, to adding colors changing font sizes.
In this post, I’ve reviewed six of the best plugins that can help you get custom fonts set up easily on your WordPress site.
There are many reasons why you might want to add courses to your WordPress site: to broaden your appeal to your audience; to generate revenue; or simply to educate and inform.
Whatever your reasons, you’ll need a course management system to manage your courses and your students. CoursePress (Free Version – Pro Version), is just a such a system and is the latest release from WPMU DEV.
Let me show you how you can add courses to your WordPress site in less time than it takes to read this post.
It’s one thing to have great content on your website, or even have a fantastic newsletter, but there’s no point investing time in creating content if no one’s reading it.
One of best ways to get visitors returning to your site or reading your newsletter is with an optin form. Optin forms allows you to collect email addresses so you can alert users when you have new content or offers and get them to return to your site.
We take a closer look at 18 of the best social media plugins available to WordPress users.
We have published a helluva lot of posts on the WPMU DEV, more than 4000 in fact. With a daily post schedule, we are constantly coming up with new articles to write about to help you, our dear readers, make the most of WordPress.
The only problem is, it can become somewhat disheartening when I’ve spent hours carefully crafting a post, it’s published, and then it’s quickly lost amongst the deluge of WordPress blogs articles pumped out in the internet each day never to be commented on again.
So how do you get around his? How can you bring back posts from your archive graveyard so they can again enjoy their 15 minutes of fame?
Comment spam and registration spam remain a large problem for WordPress users. It is not uncommon for some WordPress websites to receive hundreds or even thousands of comments every week.
This level of spam can damage your reputation with readers and commentators if you fail to tackle it. It is therefore important to face spammers head on and thwart their attempts at spamming your website.
Thankfully, tackling spammers does not need to be a time consuming endeavor. If you configure your WordPress website correctly, and install a good anti-spam plugin, you can eliminate the vast majority of spam from your website.
Portfolios are a great way to showcase your hard work and (hopefully!) impress future clients who many come across your site.
While there are many themes designed specifically for displaying portfolios, in most cases it makes sense to use a plugin rather than change your site’s design.
The collection of portfolio plugins below (in order of popularity) includes free and premium options. Some of the plugins offer very basic portfolio features such as the ability to display images, while other are more comprehensive and include filterable grids and project pages.