When creating our WPBeginner Gallery Site, we needed to generate custom branded short urls automatically for each site submitted to the gallery, and then store them as a custom field as soon as the post was published. Now while we will leave the auto-generating Bit.ly… Read More »
About 48 hours ago, we sent out a newsletter update to our followers regarding a WPBundle Deal that is going on at Mighty Deals. It was limited time only and would have ended last night, but due to Popular Demand, the deal has been extended… Read More »
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 »
This past week, we had a pleasure of running our first giveaway of 2011 thanks @sethmerrick and @EricHamm from Catalyst Theme. In our giveaway we were giving away 10 copies of their powerful Catalyst Theme which comes with the Dynamik Child theme and 22 skins.… Read More »
From our experience and research of many industry experts, it seems that Search Engine visitors are more likely to click on targeted advertisements then your regular readers. In this article, we will share a technique that will let you make more money from your blogs by simply displaying ads to your Search Engine Visitors ONLY. Whereas your regular visitors do not see these ads. This works very well with targeted Pay-Per-Click (PPC) ad units such as Google Adsense.
WPBeginner is proud to announce our first giveaway of 2011 thanks to @sethmerrick and @EricHamm from Catalyst Theme. Seth is an old friend of WPBeginner and have created awesome products like Impact Page Builder in the past. Catalyst is a re-branded and much more powerful… Read More »
Last day of the event, I met my old time friend Matt Mickiewicz (@sitepointmatt), co-founder of Sitepoint.com, 99designs.com, and Flippa.com. I decided to interview him as he runs one of the largest marketplace for buying and selling websites/blogs, so he is the best person to… Read More »
HomeDecor Theme is a magazine/blog hybrid theme that showcases featured content with both an featured image slider and a featured post section above the fold. Below the fold you will find a standard reverse chronological blog design with space for advertisements, a subscription box, and a recommended post section. With an elegant yellow color scheme, HomeDecor is a great theme to showcase your fantastic content.
If you are blogging and monetizing it, then you probably know who John Chow is. He is a friend of mine, and a very famous blogger who is famous for going from 0 – $40,000 / month in a year. John is a very cool… Read More »
Facebook Rocks. It Kicks Ass, and we as bloggers need to understand it. It is the LARGEST Social Media Network, and if your audience is people, then you need to be utilizing Facebook. At affiliate summit, I attended a session called “Beyond the Like Button”,… Read More »