Time Saving WordPress Shortcuts

If you want to take your WordPress blogging to a whole new level of proficiency, it’s time you learned the many different keyboard shortcuts that are built into WordPress. No plugins needed, this is just another bit of awesome thatآ is WordPress. Basic knowledge If you want to highlight a word or phrase, you have to...

Top WordPress Plugins for Writers

All too often, writing is a solitary pursuit; hours at a time spent hunched over the keyboard, pounding out word after word, sentence after sentence. Some days, what with writer’s block and the never-ending stream of readily available procrastination-inducing distractions (think Twitter, YouTube, Reddit), writing can seem impossible. So, why not give yourself a...

WordPress Search Plugins You Should Know

Search exists so that people who find your site can find what’s on your site. Visitors are always looking to navigate to content that interests them in as little time as possible. Search is one path leading to that goal – embrace it. Subpar search scares visitors off. If someone lands on your site, glances around...

Audio Player Plugins for WordPress

You hardly need an expert to tell you the impact music has on people’s lives. Listening to and playing music can even promote good health. What other medium speaks to such a wide audience? What else so strongly connects a variety of people with each other? WordPress has built-in support to handle audio files in...

Get WordPress Security Threats Done

WordPress is a massively popular, completely open source piece of software. The great thing about that security-wise, is that there is a huge community that work with it, who are able to discover bugs as well as security risks quicker than one might with an in-house CMS solution. (It’s hard to find out about...

Pressnomics – Not Just Another WordCamp

There is a diverse group of passionate and very successful entrepreneurs creating the products and services that drive the WordPress economy. PressNomics, however, is a 3 day event for these folks to collaborate, learn, and relax. PressNomics is an awesome event that focuses on the commercial side of WordPress. The event is self-described as “The...

Using Sass in WordPress Themes

Why Do We Need Sass Sass is a CSS preprocessor: a programming language that compiles to (spits out) CSS stylesheets. Like any CSS preprocessor, Sass exists to let you write styling rules in a manner that is: DRY: “don’t repeat yourself,” meaning less copy-pasting and blind repetition. Dynamic: capable of interpreting variables. WHAT DOES...

Insights Into WordPress

Used on millions of sites worldwide, WordPress is now the world’s most popular self-hosted blogging tool. Over the years, hundreds (if not thousands) of people from all over the world have collaborated to develop this wonderful piece of free and open source software (meaning people are free to use it for all kinds of different things...

Blog Comment Thing

Underneath most blog posts is an area for visitors to leave a comment about each post. Blog comments are a critical part of a successful blog, and an area bloggers must understand and focus on to create a great blog. Blog comments are what make a blog interactive and social. The most popular blogs have a very interactive community...