Category: Tutorials & Tips

Setup An Opt-In Form Homepage In WordPress

How To Setup An Opt-In Form Homepage In WordPress Without Changing Your Theme

You might think that your homepage is the least likely place to convert website visitors into email subscribers. After all, most of the time your landing pages are created specifically for a certain promotion, your services or work with me...

/ January 11, 2017
The Complete Guide To Sitemaps In WordPress

The Beginner’s Guide To XML Sitemaps In WordPress

One of the best ways to be discovered in search engines – especially if your site is brand new – is by setting up a sitemap for your WordPress website. These days, search engines are powerful enough to discover new...

/ October 13, 2016
How to organize your WordPress Media Library

How To Organize Your WordPress Media Library

Note: This post has been completely rewritten and updated as of 12th October 2016. Remember back when you first started your WordPress site? Everything was so fresh and uncluttered. But as you started writing posts and pages, you probably began...

/ October 12, 2016
The Essential Guide To WordPress Site Management With WP-CLI

The Essential Guide To WordPress Site Management With WP-CLI

Executing grunt work efficiently has always been a favorite pastime of developers. For many years, WordPress didn’t have a system for developers to work around tasks that could easily be handled with a few lines of code. These circumstances are...

/ October 5, 2016
how-to-create-a-profitable-job-site-with-wordpress

How To Create A Profitable Job Site With WordPress

How can you make money from a WordPress website? Ask around, and you’ll probably get answers like advertising, sponsored blog posts, or selling courses or e-books. But what about selling job postings? It may not be one of the first...

/ September 29, 2016
How to improve wordpress security using nonces

How To Improve WordPress Security Using Nonces

As a content management system, WordPress is an incredibly secure platform. That said, its level of security is directly proportional to that of the themes, plugins, and custom code you supercharge it with. No matter how careful you are in...

/ September 27, 2016
How to set IP restrictions for the WordPress login page

How To Set IP Restrictions For The WordPress Login Page

Protecting your WordPress website from being hacked can be a daunting task. After all, there’s only so much you can do to minimize the chances of a potential attack. Even after setting strong usernames and installing multiple security plugins, hackers...

/ September 20, 2016
How To Create A Landing Page To Gather Email Subscribers In WordPress

How To Create A Landing Page To Gather Email Subscribers In WordPress

You have your email list set up. You have your free e-book ready to offer new subscribers. …Now how exactly do you use it to build your list? You need a dedicated landing page! Sure, you can just throw opt-in...

/ September 15, 2016
Migrate From WordPress.com To WordPress.org

How To Migrate From WordPress.com To Self-Hosted WordPress

You did your research when starting your blog, and found out that WordPress is the best option. But which WordPress did you choose? If you’re using WordPress.com, you’ve probably discovered that you can’t: Get rid of those annoying footer credits...

/ August 31, 2016
How To Setup An Order Form For Your Services In WordPress

How To Setup An Order Form For Your Services With WordPress

One of the best ways to make money through blogging, no matter what your niche, is by selling services. It’s easy to get started with offering paid services, whether freelance blogging, consulting, coaching, or whatever your audience needs, and providing...

/ August 25, 2016
How To Install WordPress On Google Cloud

How To Install WordPress On Google Cloud

Back in the day when you evaluated hosting plans to power your WordPress website, most companies offered the regulars – shared, dedicated, managed, and VPS. Your site would be hosted on a server within the hosting provider’s data center and...

/ August 24, 2016
How To Add Custom Post Statuses In WordPress

How To Add Custom Post Statuses In WordPress

Are your post drafts getting out of control? If you have a complicated, multi-step workflow to your blog, or you manage multiple authors, saving all your posts as drafts until they publish just isn’t going to cut it. In reality,...

/ August 18, 2016
How To Add A Directory To Any WordPress Website

How To Add A Directory To Any WordPress Website

What comes to mind when you think of ways to monetize your WordPress website? It’s easy to come up with common techniques like advertising, e-book or course sales, or membership sites. But what about directories? Thinking of directories might bring...

/ August 1, 2016
How To Spy On Other WordPress Websites

How To Spy On Other WordPress Websites

Have you ever fallen in love with the look or features of another website – but couldn’t figure out just how they did it? As Picasso said, “Good artists copy, great artists steal.” If you want your website to be...

/ July 27, 2016
How To Add Image Sharing Buttons In WordPress

How To Add Image Sharing Buttons In WordPress

They say images are worth a thousand words. And when it comes to blogging, images are a powerful tool that lets you have the power to draw your visitors in and encourage them to read your content. Aside from that,...

/ July 26, 2016
How To Add Click To Tweet Buttons In WordPress

How To Add Click To Tweet Buttons In WordPress

Adding click to tweet buttons to your posts has almost become the norm in the blogging world. Rarely do you see a blog post that doesn’t have them, in one form or another. There are two benefits to adding custom...

/ July 13, 2016
7 WordPress Maintenance Tasks To Keep Your Website Running Smoothly

7 WordPress Maintenance Tasks To Keep Your Website Running Smoothly

WordPress makes managing your website easy… but that doesn’t mean it’s completely maintenance-free. Neglecting your site’s maintenance could potentially: Add seconds to your site’s loading time Lower your search engine rankings Leave your website vulnerable to hackers Performing routine maintenance...

/ July 6, 2016