• How to Sell Digital Downloads with WordPress
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    So you’ve created your digital product or found one you’d like to sell online. You’ve decided you’d rather create your own online store instead of using a marketplace such as ClickBank or PayDotCom. Taking this approach gives you more control over how your product is marketed and promoted, and it can... Read more »
  • Manage Multiple Sites for Free with MainWP
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    If you look after more than one WordPress site then you will be pleased to know there is a new free tool available to help you manage the plugins, themes, content, backups and much more on those sites, all from one central location. If you are tired of logging into your... Read more »
  • How to Survey your Readers with a Google Forms Powered Survey
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    While there is a good selection of survey plugins available for WordPress, today I want to illustrate another way to survey your readers by adding a Google Form to your WordPress site.  The benefit of doing this is that you get all the ease of use that comes with setting... Read more »
  • How to Create a Dynamic Chart or Graph for use in WordPress
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    When it comes to displaying charts and graphs in WordPress there are a number of options available. Today we are going to take a look at a plugin called Google Chart WordPress Plugin and show you how in just a few easy steps you can add dynamic charts to your... Read more »
  • How to Build a Multi-Vendor Marketplace with WordPress
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    If you need to create a multi-vendor marketplace where visitors can sign up and list their products for sale, then you will pleased to know that WordPress is a great choice for such a project. Thanks to the wide-range of themes available for the software, building almost any type of website... Read more »
  • The #1 Reason That I Am (Probably) Not Promoting Your Themeforest Theme!
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    I am contacted on a daily basis by theme developers requesting that I help promote their new releases. Often they will also be helpful enough to even suggest on which post their theme should be added. I love to support these smaller theme developers, and more so if it is their... Read more »
  • 13 Ways To Keep Your WordPress Website Secure From Hackers
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    WordPress security is often overlooked, and when a hack happens this can prove fatal to your blog or business website. A lack of security can often be attributed to a lack of understanding of how (or even why) someone hacks websites, and this is why it is so important to... Read more »
  • Disable Comments Without Deleting Them (WordPress)
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    I have recently discovered how difficult it is to temporarily remove all comments site wide, without deleting these comments forever. This website receives a massive number of comments; a huge number that are spam, a large number that are real (but do not add to the conversation, or the article as... Read more »
  • Self-Help Tips for Designers Starting-out on WordPress
    WordPress design is a lucrative field because over a quarter of all websites are using WordPress (yes, I know that you know already), and it’s relatively easy to get into (WordPress and the community helps you all the way through). If you have finally given in to the lure of designing... Read more »
  • Setup Your First WordPress Website In Under 30 Minutes (The Easy Way)
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    We are now in 2016, and if you don’t yet know how to build a stylish website with the number 1 content management system then you are seriously falling behind. Even if you have never built a website before, and have absolutely no skills in website development I can show you... Read more »
  • How to Make Your Corporate Blog Work for You, Plus WordPress Themes to Help
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    In my dictionary, “corporate” means boring and a corporate blog therefore, means a boring blog. After all a corporate is... The post How to Make Your Corporate Blog Work for You, Plus WordPress Themes to Help appeared first on WPExplorer. ... Read more »
  • How to Increase the Time Visitors Spend on Your WordPress Website
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    No one wants to create a website that repels visitors as soon as they arrive. If you’ve spent a lot... The post How to Increase the Time Visitors Spend on Your WordPress Website appeared first on WPExplorer. ... Read more »
  • 8 Proven Ways to Make Money with WordPress
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    Now days many people have found ways to make tons of money with WordPress. There are many different ways by which you... The post 8 Proven Ways to Make Money with WordPress appeared first on WPExplorer. ... Read more »
  • How to Add Live Chat to Your WordPress Site
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    Just a few minutes ago, I was on live chat getting all the help I could get about a technical... The post How to Add Live Chat to Your WordPress Site appeared first on WPExplorer. ... Read more »
  • How to Create a Stunning Wedding Website with WordPress
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    While many online services enable you to create a personalized website for your wedding, they typically have plenty of restrictions... The post How to Create a Stunning Wedding Website with WordPress appeared first on WPExplorer. ... Read more »
  • 20+ Best Ad Management Plugins for WordPress in 2017
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    Display Google AdSense & third-party ad networks in your WordPress blog. Sell ad-spots in your site. Check out these best ad management plugins for WordPress updated in 2017. The post 20+ Best Ad Management Plugins for WordPress in 2017 appeared first on WPExplorer. ... Read more »
  • Starting From Scratch: How to Generate Traffic For a Brand New WordPress Site
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    Since WordPress allows pretty much anyone to build a website, the playing field for starting a web venture is pretty level. However, while all sites start from the same place, it’s what happens after the initial launch that determines whether or not it’s going to be successful. The skill that makes... Read more »
  • How to Promote Your Premium WordPress Theme
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    So, you’ve done that. You created a unique WordPress theme and now want to get the reward you deserve. But... The post How to Promote Your Premium WordPress Theme appeared first on WPExplorer. ... Read more »
  • Leveling Up Your Search Skills to Better Your Business and Learn Anything
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    In many social circles, responding to a question with, “have you tried Googling it?” is tired and cliche. So much so, there’s even a web app that generates a snarky, let me google that for you, animation. Modern search engines are phenomenal tools. They can uncover anything from weather to... Read more »
  • Doc Pop’s News Drop: Clef 2 Factor Authentication shuts down
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    Doc’s WordPress News Drop is a weekly report on the most pressing WordPress news. When the news drops, I will pick it up and deliver it right to you. Clef, the popular two factor authentication plugin for WordPress, is shutting down. This week, Doc talks about why that’s a bummer and... Read more »
  • 5 Myths About WordPress-Based eCommerce Sites Debunked
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    Given its beginnings, WordPress has gathered its fair share of misconceptions since its release back in 2003. Arguably the most common misconception clients have about WordPress is that it’s merely a blogging platform, and therefore isn’t suited to developing eCommerce websites. In reality, WordPress is powerful and flexible enough to become your... Read more »
  • Most Common Mistakes of WordPress Beginners
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    Maybe you are just starting your own blog, or maybe you are trying to build a website for your business... The post Most Common Mistakes of WordPress Beginners appeared first on WPExplorer. ... Read more »
  • How to Build Your Own Affiliate Website Using WordPress
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    There are many ways to make money with WordPress. You can become a freelancer (complete with your own portfolio website), open up an online store, or sell WordPress themes and plugins. Another possibility is to build your own affiliate website. Affiliate marketing is an interesting option because you can essentially earn... Read more »
  • Jetpack Modules To Level Up Your WordPress Website
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    It’s hard to describe Jetpack – calling it a mere plugin would be doing it an injustice. Let’s just say... The post Jetpack Modules To Level Up Your WordPress Website appeared first on WPExplorer. ... Read more »
  • Voting for Round 2 of Plugin Madness Now Open
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    Last week we launched Torque’s 2017 Plugin Madness competition. People showed up to vote for their favorite plugins with the hope of helping them continue to the next round. There were some tough choices, and a lot of plugins were eliminated, but we are now onto Round 2. With six weeks... Read more »
  • How to Update URLs When Moving Your WordPress Site
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    Do you want to update URLs after moving your WordPress site? It can be quite painful to manually edit each post or page just to replace old URLs. In this article, we will show you how to easily update URLs when moving your WordPress site. Video Tutorial If you don’t like... Read more »
  • Make Your Next WordPress Product SaaS
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    The cloud concept has evolved dramatically in the last decade, and it has opened new gateways for businesses. The rapidly diversifying world of SaaS (software as a service) solutions illustrate the value of cloud technology. In fact, according to Forbes, “cloud-based business application services revenue forecasts the market growing from $13.5B in 2011 to $32.8B... Read more »
  • Torque Toons: Distraction-Free Hoodie
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    WordPress.com rolled out a new “distraction-free” editor this week. No news on if this new editor will ever be available to self-hosted WordPress users, but you could knit yourself a Compupod Sock while you wait. Don’t forget to check out our other editorial toons! Doc PopDoctor Popular is an artist and musician... Read more »
  • How to Add Taxonomy Images “Category Icons” in WordPress
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    Do you want to add taxonomy images in WordPress? Taxonomies are a way to group things in WordPress. Categories and tags are two default taxonomies that comes built-in with every WordPress blog. In this article, we will show you how to add taxonomy images in WordPress. In other words, you... Read more »
  • Why WordPress Is Excited About the WP-CLI
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    The WordPress REST API gets lots of attention, but for many of the same reasons, the WordPress command line interface — WP-CLI — is also worthy of this type of excitement. A REST API and a CLI are essential to modernizing WordPress. Like the REST API, WP-CLI is an alternative way... Read more »
  • Essential WordPress Plugins for Enhancing Twenty Seventeen
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    Twenty Seventeen is the default WordPress theme for this year. Whilst it is a great free WordPress theme, in this... The post Essential WordPress Plugins for Enhancing Twenty Seventeen appeared first on WPExplorer. ... Read more »
  • 25 Best WordPress Video Themes (2017)
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    Are you looking for a WordPress video theme for your website? WordPress makes it super easy to upload or embed videos, which makes it a great platform to build your video website. In this article, we have hand-picked some of the best WordPress video themes that you can install. Building... Read more »
  • A Day of Rest: or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love JavaScript Frameworks.
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    I was lucky enough to attend A Day of Rest Boston (ADoR) on March 9, along with many of their workshops. If you’ve never been, and if you develop themes or plugins for WordPress, try to make next year’s event. I’ve never been to a conference that had as many... Read more »