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Colin Newcomer is a freelance writer for hire with a background in SEO and affiliate marketing. He helps clients grow their web visibility by writing primarily about digital marketing, WordPress, and B2B topics.

WordPress News Update September 2018

The WordPress Update: Gutenberg Grows, Plus New Features Abound

Hello, WordPress friends! We’re back with yet another edition of The WordPress Update for September 2018. If you’re not familiar with The WordPress Update, it’s our monthly roundup post where we search the web for all the latest and greatest...

/ September 28, 2018
Best WordPress Event Calendar Plugins

6 Best WordPress Event Calendar Plugins (You Can Even Sell Tickets!)

Looking for a solution to help you showcase events on your WordPress site? Or maybe you want to go even further and start selling tickets or accepting reservations? No matter what your needs are, one of these WordPress event calendar...

/ September 28, 2018
WordPress News Update August 2018

The WordPress Update: Gutenberg Plugin Breaks 200,000+ Active Installs

Hey there, WordPress friends. We’re back with yet another edition of The WordPress Update for August 2018. If you’re not already familiar with what we’re doing here, this is our monthly roundup where we scour the web for all the...

/ August 31, 2018
WordPress News Update July 2018

The WordPress Update: WordPress 4.9.8, Plus We Really Are Getting A “Try Gutenberg” Prompt

Howdy, everyone. We’re back with yet another edition of The WordPress Update for July 2018. In case you’re not already familiar, this is our monthly roundup where we collect all the latest and greatest WordPress news from the past month,...

/ July 27, 2018
WordPress News Update June 2018

The WordPress Update: A Roadmap For Gutenberg Over The Next Few Months

Hey there, everyone. We’re back with yet another edition of The WordPress Update for June 2018. If you’re not familiar, this is our monthly series where we collect all the latest and greatest WordPress news from the past month, add...

/ June 28, 2018
Best WordPress Optin Form Plugins

10 Best WordPress Opt-in Form Plugins To Kick Your List Building Into Overdrive

Building an email list can be difficult, but it’s a lot easier when you have the right tool to help you. Finding the right WordPress opt-in plugin can help you create better-converting opt-in forms that will just plain grow your...

/ June 27, 2018
Rich Snippets Plugins For WordPress

7 Best Rich Snippets Plugins For WordPress: Schema Markup Made Easy

Ever wondered how websites get those special rich snippets results in Google’s search results? You know what I’m talking about – the star ratings…the cooking times…all those extra goodies. It’s not magic. Nor is it some dirty trick. It’s actually...

/ June 26, 2018
WordPress News May 2018

The WordPress Update: WordPress 4.9.6 And The GDPR Goes Into Effect

Howdy folks, we’re checking in to let you know that we’ve just updated our priv…wait, no, that’s not right. Sorry, I spent too much time clearing out my inbox this week and my brain’s a little addled. Let me start...

/ May 30, 2018
Grow Your Email List Faster

12 Top WordPress Mailing List Building Plugins: Opt-In Forms Made Easy

Let me start by apologizing about the dead horse lying here in front me…but this is the cold hard truth: You need to build an email list. I know…you’ve probably seen this advice written ad nauseam, but that’s because it’s...

/ May 16, 2018
WordPress News April 2018

The WordPress Update: WordPress 4.9.5 And How To Stay GDPR Compliant

Howdy WordPress lovers, I’m back with the April 2018 iteration of The WordPress Update. If you’re not already familiar, The WordPress Update is our monthly segment where we collect all the best WordPress news and articles from around the web,...

/ April 30, 2018