Knews WordPress Plugin Review

Knews is a WordPress plugin that aims to create and send fresh newsletter. it has a What You See Is What You Get (WYSIWYG) editor which can help design an interface in less than a few minutes. It comes with other features like multi-language support, better user administrator, and automated newsletter creation. This plugin is available for free and it can be installed just like any other WordPress plugin.

Knews is a plugin available for free similar to MailChimp, and Aweber. It has more features than the two mentioned plugins but the difference is fairly limited to your needs in a plugin.

Read the rest of the review here:  http://wpnuggets.com/wp-plugin-review/knews/

Easy Content Types for WordPress Review

Easy Content Types is an easy-to-use, intuitive interface for creating custom post types, taxonomies, and meta boxes. This plugin makes it easy to create content types manually. This is a paid plugin made by Pippin Williamson and is available in CodeCanyon. The paid plugin comes with the following licences:

Regular License ($30) – recommended for personal or commercial client.

Extended Licence($150) – available with a website template.

 

The plugin allows you to customize different settings for your page like creating post types, taxonomy templates. It also has User Levels which lets you create access levels or render short codes. Overall, this plugin offers great features under an easy-to-use plugin.

Have a look at this review here: http://codecanyon.net/item/easy-custom-content-types-for-wordpress/234182?ref=sareiodata&ref=sareiodata&clickthrough_id=105931584&redirect_back=true

WordPress SEO by Yoast Review

WordPressEOYoastWith SEO by Yoast, you can improve your change of being found by your target audience. It makes your site rank higher in most search engine results using keywords. Doing SEO by yourself is a very tedious and complicated task. Now that you have WordPress SEO by Yoast, you can have the most complete, and essential SEO from snippet preview to page analysis and advanced stuffs like canonical and URL redirects.

If you want to gain more readers/customers in your site, you’ll benefit from this plugin.

Read the rest of the review in this blog: http://wpnuggets.com/wp-plugin-review/wordpress-seo-by-yoast/

 

How to Turn Any Theme as a WordPress Theme

There are a lot of free and premium WordPress themes online that you’ll have plenty of choices to choice from. What if you already have a website and you have just transferred to WordPress or what if you like that website but its written for HTML, not WordPress. Now you don’t need to fear if the themes you see on the web is WordPress compatible or not because you can do the conversion yourself if its not made for WordPress. Converting it to a WordPress theme is a very easy process.

First, you’ll look for the index file, then have some modifications in the code. Next is to create a main content area for the page and you’ll also need to close the footer for it to work.

 

To learn morconverte about how it can be done, read the rest of the tutorial in this blog.

Top 30 Minimal and Responsive Themes for WordPress

responsive_wordpress_25Minimal is the next “beautiful” when it comes to themes. Not only that your pages load faster, but also it portrays a more friendly, yet professional look. Having a responsive theme nowadays, is an important factor in your theme now that you have not only desktop viewers, but mobile readers as well. These top 30 themes have more than enough minimalism that you might pick all of it if needed. What is best about these themes is that it is all free. You won’t need to pay for anything to make your blog look good.

Take a look at what I mean.

SocialToolBar Pro Review

SocialToolbar pro is a WordPress plugin which lets you add a customizable toolbar complete with color selection, social network icons, share buttons, Facebook and twitter plugins into your post’s header or footer. It is a premium plugin created by Daddy Design which allows you to have all your social networks in on cool toolbar.

The plugin contains four versions:

Free
Personal – single use for $25.
Personal Multi use – for multiple websites at $100.
Developer package for sites developed by you at $200.

The Social Toolbar Pro is a very useful plugin that is easy to use, and easy to set. You’ll have plenty of choices in color, and social network profiles. The free version, however, is not GPL compatible.

Read the rest of the review here: http://wpnuggets.com/wp-plugin-review/social-toolbar-pro/

AffiLinker Plugin for WordPress

affilinker_250x250_2AffiLinker is an affiliate plugin which can save you a lot of time when monetizing your site. It creates a non-index-able linked to be dynamically generated using JavaScript. This method leaves to trace to the affiliate source code of your webpage, and offers the easiest way you can customize links. If you want to convert your keywords into search engine affiliate links, then this plugin is for you.

The plugin is available for free but is only limited to a few affiliate links. If you want to earn more, you can avail of the following packages:

Standard ($17) – allows management of 6 affiliate links.
Premium($27) – allows management of 12 affiliate links.
Platinum($47) – allows management of unlimited affiliate links.

All these licenses are multi-site capable so you can use it on as many sites as you want.

Read the rest of the review in this website.

SliderShock – A Beautiful JQuery Slider

SliderShockThis may be one of the most beautiful work from the Shock Family. This JQuery Slider is so versatile that you can choose more than 30 effects, skins, designs. You can also modify caption image, fonts, pattern backgrounds, add content from external sources like YouTube, Vimeo, Flickr, Instagram, RSS and more. Moreover, you can place thumbnail in any positions of the slider. In addition to that, the slider has fixed width, which is great to use for any device , it’s re-sizable which means you can add it to almost any page, custom post types, custom taxonomies, and featured post. It also has support documentation for both English and Spanish.

 

You really have to check it out: http://skyje.com/jquery-slidershock/

Choosing a Host Other Than WordPress.com

WordPress-Domain-TransferWordPress.com is a free blogging platform great for starting a personal blog to share your thoughts about something. However, staying in WordPress.com for long won’t do you any good particularly if you want to earn revenue from your blog. WordPress is a free account that does not offer extensive customization, does not allow ads, does not allow video uploads and your blog is suffixed to WordPress.com. Getting a web host nowadays is pretty cheap. You can get one for as low as $3.5 per month but the revenue you’ll get from ads can get to hundreds of dollars per month. It also has freebies like Google Adwords credits, and you’ll get to host unlimited number of websites plus get your own email account. However, choosing a web host is crucial for the success of your blog.

 

This article will explain why you need to pay for a web host rather than stay at WordPress.com: http://skyje.com/choosing-web-host-wordpress/