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Negative SEO: Destroying Businesses One Spammy Backlink at a Time - WP Site Care

Author Note: It’s been almost four years since we originally published this post, and a lot has changed in the SEO world over that time. A lot has changed within our company too. Negative SEO is harder to execute because… Continue Reading →

Proposal to Modify Plugin Guidelines - Make WordPress Plugins

This post is a proposal of changes to be made to the Plugin Guidelines. The majority of changes are intended to address significant issues faced by ESL developers. This proposal also contains a significant rewrite to the lamented 11th Guideline… Continue Reading →

How to Pick a Laptop for Coding - Codegeekz

Coding isn’t just useful – very often, it can be fun. Install software onto a laptop, and you’ll be able to accomplish niche IT jobs wherever you are. Even better,[…]

How to Create a Custom Gutenberg Block in WordPress (Easy Way) - Do it With WordPress

Do you want to create a custom Gutenberg block for your WordPress site? After the WordPress 5.0 update, you need to use blocks to create content in the new WordPress block editor. WordPress ships with several useful blocks that you… Continue Reading →

Slack App for WooCommerce Reports: A Slack Slash Command That Goes Beyond Real-Time Events For Your WordPress Store - Delicious Brains

In the early days of SpinupWP we used Baremetrics for Stripe metrics and I noticed the SpinupWP team using Baremetrics’ handy Slack commands to get quick and easy reporting insights directly from a Slack channel. Slack has slash commands which… Continue Reading →

How to filter CPT entries by taxonomy using Ajax Load More in Genesis - Sridhar Katakam

This members-only tutorial is similar to the earlier one here and shows how to filter entries of a project Custom Post Type by its project_type custom taxonomy with a Load More button to load the next set of entries. We… Continue Reading →

How To Create High Converting Opt-In Forms Using Elementor Popups - Blogging Wizard

If you want to get people to join your email list, you need to ask them. Makes sense, right? I’m not exactly dropping knowledge bombs on you. However, what’s not-quite-so-obvious is that how you ask is as important as asking… Continue Reading →

Beginner’s Guide to WordPress Template Hierarchy (Cheat Sheet) - Do it With WordPress

After our infographic on how WordPress works behind the scenes, several users asked us to cover how a WordPress theme works behind the scenes. In this article, we will explain the WordPress template hierarchy for beginners. This cheat sheet is… Continue Reading →

What’s New For Designers, May 2019 - Web Designer Depot

There are plenty of cool new tools and resources available for designers this month, and you’ll be especially happy if you are looking to find photos with ease, increase productivity or even create better documentation. If we’ve missed something that… Continue Reading →

Smart Slider 3 in Infinity Pro’s Front Page 1 - Sridhar Katakam

This members-only tutorial provides the steps to replace the static full-screen background image with a full-screen slider using Smart Slider 3. Tested in Infinity Pro 1.2.0. Step 1 Install and activate Smart Slider 3. Go to Smart Slider in the… Continue Reading →

Using Kanban for WordPress Development - Elegant Themes

Are you a “wipe the slate clean” person? How many times have you said you’ll start fresh on Monday, or the first of the month, or in the New Year? Here’s a secret: it never works. You can’t really ever… Continue Reading →

Genesis Featured Posts in Corporate Pro’s Front Page 5 - Sridhar Katakam

In the tutorial requests Trello board, a user asked: Hi Sridhar, Could you create a tutorial for the Corporate Pro theme? I’d like to use Genesis Featured Posts plugin (or other similar) to show a post category rather than the… Continue Reading →

Stately’s Home Middle 1 widget area in 75 / 25 layout - Sridhar Katakam

This members-only tutorial provides the steps to re-arrange two widgets placed in Stately’s Home Middle 1 widget area from the default 50 – 50 into 75 – 25. Before: After: We shall edit the code that adds flexible-widgets class to… Continue Reading →

How to Create Remarkable Social Media Content - Newt Labs

You may have decided to create a blog to reach more people with a debate you care about. Maybe you are a freshly budding Instagram star. Or perhaps you are a professional Social Media Manager with several company accounts which… Continue Reading →

Using Direct Database Queries to Quickly Update Data, Part 2 - Tom McFarlin

This is the second, and final part, in a series about – as the title suggests – direct database queries. Specifically, it’s about changing post statuses (but it’s relevant to more than that). Photo by Ross Findon on Unsplash From… Continue Reading →

25 Best WordPress Themes for Crossfit (2019) - Do it With WordPress

Are you looking for the best WordPress themes for a crossfit gym or fitness website? Considering the number of themes out there, choosing the right one can be quite overwhelming. You’ll have to find a balanced theme that has the… Continue Reading →

Everything You Always Wanted to Know About WordPress (But Were Afraid to Ask) - Web Designer Depot

WordPress is the most used CMS across the world today. It has attained the number one position because it is so simple to use and maintain, not only from a designer’s point of view, but also from the end user’s… Continue Reading →

WPvivid Backup Plugin Review: Backup and Transfer a WordPress Site - WP Warfare

WPVivid is the latest WordPress backup and transfer plugin to hit the market. Not only does it boast a range of impressive backup features, storage options, and a one-click restore function, it can also be used to easily transfer a WordPress… Continue Reading →

How to Take Your Website Viral - Web Designer Depot

It’s no surprise that some businesses are convinced that all they need is a Facebook page and some awesome paid posts in order to go viral. I get it. It’s relatively cheap. It’s easy. And they see it as a… Continue Reading →

How to Completely Disable Comments in WordPress (Ultimate Guide) - Do it With WordPress

Are you wondering how to turn off WordPress comments? While comments are a great way to interact with your site visitors, some website owners don’t want to allow comments on their site. Thanks to WordPress, you have the ability to… Continue Reading →

How to Make the Most of Your Workspace: 5 Questions to Ask - iThemes

Marie Kondo has been cleaning up with her book, The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up, and her Netflix series, where she encourages people to declutter their homes and find contentment through tidying up. But what about your workspace—does it spark… Continue Reading →

7 Best CRM Software for Small Businesses (Compared) - Do it With WordPress

Are you comparing the best CRM software for small businesses? CRM software helps you manage customer relationships, increase sales, manage leads, and grow your business. Due to the critical role Customer Relationship Management (CRM) software plays in your business success,… Continue Reading →

Is SearchWP The Best WordPress Search Plugin? - WP Site Care

One of the most consistent annoyances some of our customers report is the lack of power behind the WordPress search function, so we’re constantly on the lookout for the best WordPress Search plugin. When you have a large number of… Continue Reading →

WordCamps & the WordPress community - GoDaddy Garage

With its ease of use and flexibility, it’s no surprise that WordPress has amassed a large following (after all, it powers one-third of the internet — and growing!). Since WordPress is an open source software product, there’s no built-in customer… Continue Reading →

BigCommerce vs WooCommerce – Which One is Better? (Comparison) - Do it With WordPress

Do you want to create an online store? Are you confused about whether to use BigCommerce or WooCommerce? If so, then you’re not alone. WooCommerce and BigCommerce are two of the most popular eCommerce platforms in the market. The competition… Continue Reading →

How to Create a Custom WordPress Login Page (Ultimate Guide) - Do it With WordPress

Do you want to create a custom WordPress login page for your website? If you run a WordPress membership site or an online store, then many of your users will often see the login page. Customizing the default WordPress login… Continue Reading →

7 of the Worst Websites and How to Avoid the Same Mistakes - Newt Labs

Many of Newt Labs’ blog posts outline how important responsive design is and that you should do everything possible to ensure a good user experience for every visitor. Some readers consider this advice a no-brainer tip, but the following bad… Continue Reading →

WordPress Vulnerability Roundup – April 2019 - iThemes

Unfortunately, April 2019 was a busy month for WordPress vulnerabilities. You don’t need to worry because our vulnerability roundup has you covered with what you need to know. We are going to cover what the exploits are and how they… Continue Reading →

27 Best Hotel WordPress Themes with Beautiful Designs (2019) - Do it With WordPress

Are you looking for the best WordPress hotel themes? Building a website for your hotel doesn’t have to be hard. WordPress hotel themes make it easy for you to start your hotel website, so more travelers can make a reservation… Continue Reading →

How to Create a Web Directory in WordPress (Step by Step) - Do it With WordPress

Are you looking to create a business web directory? Web directories are a popular online business idea, allowing you to monetize your website with user-generated content. Angie’s list, a popular web directory that helps homeowners find reliable contractors and service… Continue Reading →

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