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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    • AdButler: WordPress Integrated Ad Serving

      If you’ve got a WordPress site and want to manage ads for your advertisers, AdButler may be the best option on the market. The WordPress integration via widgets makes building and deploying ad zones a piece of cake, and the AdButler system is highly customizable, flexible, scalable, and even offers whitelabeling.

      Douglas Karr/ Marketing Technology Blogin Blogging- 27 readers -
    • Getting Started Ecommerce Business with WordPress

      Those looking forward to create their eCommerce site will find the process highly intimidating. WordPress is a versatile platform for website development, blogging as well as eCommerce store development due to its highly resourceful nature. This is an age old CMS platforms known to us that has undergone a lot of upgrades and enhancements since its debut to its present state.

      techindiasoftware.comin Blogging- 26 readers -
    • What are breadcrumbs and why are they important for SEO?

      Breadcrumbs are an important part of almost any good website. These little navigational aides not just help people visualize where they are on your site, but also help Google determine how your site is structured. That’s why it makes a lot of sense to add these helpful little pointers. Let’s see how breadcrumbs work.

      Yoastin SEO- 10 readers -
  • Mobile SEO: the ultimate guide

    … of things that can do your mobile site a lot of harm. Find a bad hosting provider, install WordPress on a crappy shared hosting program, activate thirty plugins and upload a hundred non-optimized images to your blog and you are well on your way to a bad score. But these things can easily be undone. Run PageSpeed Insights and other speed analyses…

    Yoast- 7 readers -
  • How to Make Your WordPress Website Secure (SSL) in 6 Steps

    … If you've looked into search engine optimization as a promotional technique for your website, you have likely come across the advice to make your website secure (having an https:// appear in front of your URLs instead of http://). Google has been very vocal in pushing for all websites to make the move to being secure,... Read More The post How…

    Sugarraein Blogging How To's- 12 readers -
  • How To Setup A WordPress Staging Environment

    … I used to joke with my former business partner about making live site edits. When you have a website that your customers depend on logging in/ordering the last thing you want to do is make a live site edit. Based on nearly two decades working online, I always like to plan for the unforeseen. What […] The post How To Setup A WordPress Staging Environment appeared first on Startup Hero. …

    Ryan Gray/ IMGRINDin Blogging How To's- 10 readers -
  • Favicons and your online brand

    … other optimization, like proper site structure or great copy, should always have priority. Does that mean you don’t need that favicon? Hey, didn’t you read that part about browser tabs? You do need it, even if it’s just to stand out. WordPress just made your day: favicons in the Customizer If you use WordPress, you might already know that there’s…

    Michiel Heijmans/ Yoast- 7 readers -
  • How You Can Boost Your WordPress Skills Effectively

    … No one can disagree the web is changing quickly and we need to keep ourselves up to date with the trends. Bloggers need to know how to utilize the new tools, content marketing strategies, social platforms, etc so they can stay ahead of the competition. New tools are introduced everyday and knowing how to use them will make your life much easier…

    Rizvan Ullah/ John Chow dot Comin Blogging How To's- 16 readers -
  • 10 Affiliate Marketing Blog Themes to use in 2017

    … this really doesn’t matter.. SO lets see which ones are my favorite affiliate marketing themes. wordpress Themes for affiliate marketing 1. Optimize press Optimize press is old, There might be many alternatives but I always loved this product and still love and use it, This is one of the most affiliate friendly themes making our life a lot…

    KJ Rockerin Affiliate- 11 readers -
  • Ask Yoast: meta descriptions and excerpts

    … When you’re running a large and busy website, it’s practical and time-saving if you can reuse some of your material. Both meta descriptions and excerpts use a brief passage to summarize the content of a web page. So, it could be handy to use the same text for both. But how do you do that? In this video, Joost explains the easiest way to reuse your…

    Joost De Valk/ Yoast- 10 readers -
  • How to Use SVG Files With WordPress

    First Question: Why Use SVG Files With WordPress? Answer: File size. SVG Graphics Fileshttps://www.tastyplacement.com can reduce image file size by 99%. With the use of SVG files, we’ve reduced the entire load size of to 311k at the time of this writing. SVG stands for Scalable Vector Graphics. Because an SVG file is vector-based, the image is essentially a tiny text file that ...

    Michael David/ TastyPlacement- 10 readers -
  • .blog renewal prices will not go up, registry promises

    … Knock Knock Whois There, the .blog registry, has promised not to raise its wholesale fees on existing registrations. The company, which is affiliated with WordPress, seems to have made the move in response to ongoing registrar discomfort following Uniregistry’s plan to significant raise the price of several of its new gTLDs (which has since…

    Kevin Murphy/ DomainIncite- 14 readers -
  • Are You Open to a New Content Management System?

    … A couple years ago, 100% of our clients utilized WordPress as their content management system. Just two years later and that number has dropped by about a third. Since I’ve been developing and designing sites in WordPress for a decade now, I often look to that CMS because of a few reasons. Why We Use WordPress Incredible Theme variety…

    Douglas Karr/ Marketing Technology Blogin Content- 17 readers -
  • How To Fix The ManageWP Worker Plugin Connection Error

    … We all know how good ManageWP is for backing up and managing multiple WordPress websites. But what happens when their worker plugin fails to connect? This error is almost annoying enough to make my skin crawl! I completely understand why clients are angry when they submit the ticket to us asking to help! What Causes […] The post How To Fix The ManageWP Worker Plugin Connection Error appeared first on Startup Hero. …

    Ryan Gray/ IMGRINDin How To's- 15 readers -
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