Category: Wordpress

8 Essential WordPress Plugins Your Website Must Have

WordPress, what a CMS right? So many available plugins, themes, and tutorials. More than 27% of world websites are powered by a WordPress CMS. A staggering statistic which kinda indicates the level of functionality and flexibility it offers to webmasters. A complete website solution with an …

How to Speed up and Optimize WordPress on a Linux VPS

Doesn’t matter if you are running a small blog or a high-traffic website based on WordPress, optimizing your WordPress should be one of your top priorities. Page speed is so important today that even Google’s ranking algorithm has been adapted to this. Moreover, a slow site …

11 Free Backup Plugins for WordPress

If you run a WordPress website, routinely backing it up is one of the most important things you can do to prevent disaster. Fortunately, there are a number of free plugins that will help you safeguard your website. Here is a list of free backup plugins …

6 Free WordPress Themes for Photographers

If you’re a photographer with a WordPress site, there are so many different options you can use to display your photography and create a portfolio. One thing you should definitely do to ensure that your photos get the page real-estate they deserve is to use a …

5 Essential Tips for Securing Your WordPress Sites

WordPress is by far the most popular blogging platform today. Being as popular as it is, it comes with its own strengths and weaknesses. The very fact that almost everybody uses it, makes it more prone to vulnerabilities. WordPress developers are doing a great job of …

How to reset your WordPress admin password

  WordPress is a free and open-source content management system (CMS) based on PHP and MySQL which you can use to create a beautiful website. As of April 2016, WordPress is used by more than 26.4% of the top 10 million websites worldwide. Sometimes WordPress webmasters …

5 Essential WordPress Plugins

All WordPress developers have a list of their favorite plugins that they won’t create a new WordPress build without. Here are some of our favorite plugins to add to our WordPress projects: 1. Yoast Yoast isn’t your average SEO plugin. In addition to it allowing you …

How to Create a Custom Page Template for WordPress

Most WordPress themes should have a file that serves as the default page template that any page in a WordPress build will be assigned to by default — it should go by page.php. Sometimes, however, the default page template might not be conducive to the design …

6 Best Rich Snippets Plugins for WordPress – Reviewed

Every website owner aims to deliver content that caters to an audience with certain optimizations to increase their web traffic from Google. A proportional relationship exists between web traffic engagement and a website’s monetary returns. For this very reason, most web page owners look to increase …

WordPress: Action Hooks vs. Filter Hooks

In WordPress, hooks are the building blocks for your themes and plugins and are vital for their functionality. Basically, their purpose is to allow developers to make their own custom code (and custom functionalities) to themes or plugins without changing any of the original WordPress files. …