You probably notice that WPBeginner has a floating share box on all posts. We released a plugin over a year ago known as Smart Sharing. Smart Sharing plugin lets you maximize the power of your current readership to get you more votes in social media.… 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.
SlideDeck is great for beginners because it provides a complete WordPress plugin that lets you use the easy drag-drop interface to create sliders. However, it is also great for developers because it has a jQuery version that offers additional freedom to developers to customize it to their needs. In this article, we will show you how you can create a slider in WordPress without editing a single line of code with the SlideDeck WordPress Plugin.
There are times we all need to do maintenance on our live site. This is not a problem when your site is not launched to public, but it can be a problem when you have a high traffic site. In order to prevent your users… Read More »
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 »
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 »
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 »