WordPress is a free and open source blogging tool and a content management system (CMS) based on PHP and MySQL, which runs on a web hosting service. Features include a plug-in architecture and a template system. WordPress is used by more than 22.0% of the top 10 million websites as of August 2013. WordPress is the most popular blogging system in use on the Web, at more than 60 million websites.It was first released on May 27, 2003, by its founders, Matt Mullenweg and Mike Little, as a fork of b2/cafelog. As of February 19, 2014, version 3.8 had been downloaded more than 20 million times.
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    • 5 Must Have Plugins for Your WordPress Blog

      Today’s post will cover some of the more important WordPress plugins you need to add right after setting up your blog. There are tons of plugins available out there. I am certain many of you wouldn’t even be using the service if there wasn’t such a variety. Below is a list of five useful WordPress plugins you may want to add to your blog: WordPress SEO by Yoast On-site SEO ...

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    • 5 Great WordPress Guides for Creating a Successful Blog

      The majority of readers on this site likely already have a website or blog of their own, but that doesn’t necessarily mean you are finding the success, traffic or revenue that you’ve been waiting for. The good news is that there are plenty of resources out there to help you along the way. At the same time, the world of online marketing, business and WordPress tutorials can be q ...

      Zac Johnson/ John Chow dot Comin Affiliate Blogging- 19 readers -
  • Why Genesis Framework Is My Favorite For WordPress Themes

    … Over the years I’ve had the opportunity to use many different WordPress themes for multiple sites. From helping my brother with his sports entertainment websites to my blog here on Name Hero, I have plenty of experience developing websites in multiple niches. Without a doubt, my favorite framework to use is Genesis by Studio Press. […] The post Why Genesis Framework Is My Favorite For WordPress Themes appeared first on Startup Hero. …

    Ryan Gray/ IMGRINDin Blogging- 16 readers -
  • How You Can Make Money From Managed WordPress Hosting

    … Managed WordPress has been the latest “buzzword” throughout the web hosting industry. I credit much of this from the success companies such as WP-Engine and Pagely have garnered. Both companies have proven an extreme need in the industry for quality, high performing WordPress hosting. Larger hosting brands, such as BlueHost and HostGator have also began […] The post How You Can Make Money From Managed WordPress Hosting appeared first on Startup Hero. …

    Ryan Gray/ IMGRINDin Blogging How To's- 15 readers -
  • How to start a blog

    … to stick to your niche. An audience of a travel blog doesn’t expect a blog post about gardening. Our SEO for WordPress eBook guides you through every aspect of Search Engine Optimization » $ 25€ 25 - Buy now » Info Do your keyword research Once you’ve chosen your niche, you should do some solid keyword research. Try to find out what people…

    Marieke Van De Rakt/ Yoastin How To's- 13 readers -
  • The Best Rated WordPress Themes – Part 1

    … WordPress is the world’s most popular CMS (content management system), with around 60%-70% of people using it for blogging, ecommerce, and general websites. They gained their popularity by offering a complete solution to people looking to get started quickly and without any prior experience. For example, I love using WordPress and have installed…

    Rizvan Ullah/ John Chow dot Comin Blogging- 17 readers -
  • The Truth About WordPress Hosting

    …If you’ve found this post, congratulations on your unlikely visit. Why unlikely? Because if you are seeking information–unbiased information–on WordPress hosting, you’ll be inundated with PPC ads, crappy/biased affiliate “review” sites, remarketing ads, and fluff pages from mega-hosting companies like MediaTemple and WPEngine. And this flood…

    Michael David/ TastyPlacement- 16 readers -
  • 5 of the Best Tools to Build Your Email List Online

    … for WordPress Add a sign-up form to your website in minutes. With the Constant Contact Forms plugin, you can create a form that automatically matches the theme of your WordPress site. All forms are mobile-optimized and you can customize the fields your subscribers are required to fill out. Choose which email list you’d like your new contacts to be added…

    Constant Contactin EMail- 17 readers -
  • Is WordPress Still the Best?

    … absolutely booming and doing things slightly differently. Squarespace, the ultra-sexy hosting service (and podcast industry mega-patron!) is everywhere and is pretty awesome too. Then there’s the fact that a lot of people blog on social networking sites like Instagram and Facebook and that seems to be enough for them. Today we’re going to take a look…

    Blog Tyrantin Social Blogging- 17 readers -
  • How to Get More Newsletter Signups From Your WordPress Website

    … sign-up forms. Not using WordPress? You have plenty of other free List Growth Tools to choose from. Take a look! Want to learn more list growth techniques to use in-person, in print, or online? Register for our FREE webinar to learn how to grow your email list anywhere. Not sure if you can attend? Sign up anyway and we’ll send you a free recording. The post How to Get More Newsletter Signups From Your WordPress Website appeared first on Constant Contact Blogs. …

    Constant Contactin Blogging How To's- 19 readers -
  • How To Convince Your Clients Regarding The Advantages Of WordPress

    … to the website development process. Some are in fact skeptical of the capabilities of WordPress just because it is an open source platform and comes free of cost. So, it is necessary to make the clients aware of the overwhelming advantages of WordPress so that they are able to appreciate how the project is progressing. Preliminaries One of the top reasons why…

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  • A guide to setting up Google Analytics for your WordPress site

    … Of the many tools available for tracking visitor behavior, Google Analytics is one of the most famous ones. This free tool provides website owners with insightful information about the traffic driven to their website, helping them to determine exactly where each user originated and how they ended up on the site. So, if you are an enthusiast who…

    Search Engine Watchin Google Blogging- 23 readers -
  • 20 Amazing WordPress Themes with WooCommerce Integration

    … a look at other templates created by TemplateMonster, including hair salon WordPress themes, sports WordPress themes, wine WordPress themes, and many more. To find out more about TemplateMonster, watch the video below. You may also be interested in how to make your first money, and you can find some useful tips on the company’s website, too. …

    Reviewz N Tipsin Blogging- 17 readers -
  • Contributing to WordPress as a designer

    … A few weeks ago, I went to my first proper WordCamp, in London. I went as a designer, and I wasn’t expecting to learn very much, but spoiler warning: I was wrong. In this post, I will explain why going to a WordCamp is worthwhile as a designer, why WordPress needs more designers, and how designers reading this can start applying their skills…

    Yoastin Blogging- 18 readers -
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