One of the things that makes customization on WordPress easy for users are Widgets. This flexible system in WordPress was added back in the days of version 2.2. Most themes now comes with a widget ready sidebar and other theme locations to make customizing your… Read More »
Best WordPress Plugins
Often beginners get confused when trying to pick the best WordPress plugins amongst so many that are available. We frequently get questions like what is the best WordPress plugin for SEO, Social Media, Performance, etc. Unlike other sites, WPBeginner test and review the best WordPress plugins and offer step by step installation guides to make your life easier. We know that everyone hates Top 10 WordPress plugins list, so we have taken a different approach. We do the research, so you don't have to.
You have probably seen many comments plugin for WordPress blogs which convert your comments section to a predefined style. Few days ago, I developed a Facebook style comments plugin for WordPress. This plugin will not only change your current comments section into facebook like comments… Read More »
Time to time, we get emails asking us about what is the best contact form plugin? What is the best plugin to create forms in WordPress? In our must Have WordPress plugins list, we recommend Contact Form 7 because it is a FREE plugin, but… Read More »
WP Bit.ly plugin allows you to generate short links using the Bit.ly API for all of your blogs posts and pages. In addition to that, this plugin generates a new meta box on your posts that show you statistics about your link (such as who’s clicking on your links). The best part about this plugin is that it hooks into the WordPress Shortlink filter, so it can be used by you, your visitors and a variety of other services that employ them.
We were recently looking to incorporate a simple post rating system in our project and had to deal with numerous plugins. After going through several, we found the one that works best for adding a post rating system in WordPress was “WP-PostRatings” by Lester ‘GaMerZ’… Read More »
CollabPress which transform a standard WordPress installation into a full featured project management application in a single click! CollabPress is an all in one project and task management plugin for WordPress that easily lets you create unlimited projects, task lists, and tasks with all of the features you would expect.
WordPress Status Dashboard is a PHP Application that lets you stay updated on the status of your websites or your client’s websites. These stats include Indexing Status, WordPress version, and active plugin updates. It allows you to make sure that each of our client’s site is secure and running the most up to date version of the software.
As a blogger, do you get an urge to quote a tweet from somebody in your blog post? We know we do. Did you know that WordPress allows you to easily embed actual tweets in your posts and pages? In this article, we will show… Read More »
Pac-Man is a classic game that mostly everyone who uses a computer has heard of and played before. Not too long ago, Google celebrated Pac-Man’s 30th anniversary by showing the Pac-Man doodle on its front page for 48 hours. Iin this article, we bring you a way to add the Google Pac-Man Game in your WordPress blog for your users to have a little bit of fun.
There are tons of social media widgets out for WordPress. A good friend of WPBeginner, John Saddington, has released a new lightweight tab based social widget that brings in your Twitter, Facebook, and RSS Feed.