Wordpress / Plugins / Akismet

  • What You Need to Think About When Building Your WordPress Site

    … building your WordPress site, it should be as easy to use (and as appealing to look at) as possible. Supporting Data You probably already know that online users value ease of use as well as strong aesthetics. HubSpot, however, has gathered data demonstrating the importance of those qualities. If a site has trouble loading, 39% of users will stop…

    Growmapin Blogging- 15 readers -
  • What WordPress Theme Design Is Perfect for Your Website?

    … a lot of users to the platform. WordPress Theme Design When using WordPress, there are various possible levels of difficulty involved in tweaking your website. How difficult that process is all depends on the theme or framework you choose. Whether you have no design skills or have a wealth of coding experience, there is a theme that’s perfect for you…

    Christopher Jan Benitez/ Growmapin Blogging- 26 readers -
  • Cheap Blog Design Hacks for Non-Designers

    … You could argue that when it comes to writing, the essence is far more important than the presentation. But although this principle might work for textbooks and novels, it won’t for online blogs. Keep in mind that design is a major factor in user experience. Design affects the growth of your readership. Unless you are a popular person…

    Christopher Jan Benitez/ Growmap- 35 readers -
  • 6 Ways to Increase Your WordPress Site Speed

    …. There’s no point in having a site bulging with useless features that only slow the loading process. WordPress’ default theme is lightweight and surprisingly quick. One of the most popular fast-loading WordPress themes is “Thesis.” It is solid and lacks excess plugins that will slow your site down. 3. Optimize Your Images To increase the speed…

    Growmap- 19 readers -
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  • 7 Things to Consider When Choosing Your WordPress Theme

    … development or blogging on WordPress. The theme you choose has an effect on SEO and ultimately an effect on your success. A poorly made theme (even one that looks great on the exterior) can hurt your SEO. Because many factors and moving parts determine your ranking, you don’t want your site’s design to be working against you. When you are searching…

    Growmap- 24 readers -
  • The World’s Best Blog Sites and How to Create Your Own

    … do this by installing a theme of your choice – you can either use a free theme or a premium one, but the most important aspect is to make sure the theme is SEO-friendly. This is a huge part of making your blog site a traffic generating machine. Plugins is the area to install and manage plugins. Plugins add extra functionality to WordPress…

    Dana Davis/ Growmapin How To's- 32 readers -
  • How to Promote A Brand By Building Community

    … Make no mistake about it, WordPress is on the move. Growing from a simple platform for amateur bloggers to a huge presence on the Internet, WordPress achieved success through the innovative way it marketed its products. WordPress uses community events, called WordCamps, to introduce WordPress users to each other. Ultimately, the events help…

    Growmapin How To's- 21 readers -
  • Upgrade to VPS Hosting for Better Performance and Business Growth

    … When you launch your website for the first time, you will assertively choose the shared hosting plan. This makes sense because it not only helps in saving a great deal of money, but it also requires less technical expertise to get started. When your business grows and the traffic of your website increases over time, you may face loading speed…

    Growmap- 23 readers -
  • Your Site IS Under Attack! Use a CDN to Keep Out Hackers, Scrapers and Bots

    … they were taking the server down from Friday evening until Sunday night. This affected all the sites on the same server. We had to password protect the login page to stop them. The WordPress plugin Wordfence indicates that fake Google bots and other attacks are ongoing all the time. While WordFence can block them, that happens after they hit…

    Gail Gardner/ Growmap- 27 readers -
  • 12 Free WordPress Plugins That All Business Websites Should Be Using

    … free plugins for your WordPress-powered site, I do have some recommendations for you. Here’s a list of 12 great WordPress plugins that’ll make tasks like content creation, social sharing, subscription-handling, and site maintenance way less stressful for you and/or your employees! photo credit: Kristina Alexanderson 1. Watermark Watermark…

    Growmapin Social SEO Blogging- 38 readers -
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