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The Ultimate Guide to WordPress Statistics

 (2020)

The Ultimate Guide to WordPress Statistics

 (2020)

In 2020, over 455 million websites use WordPress.com. That means that the WordPress market share is 35% of all websites in the world! This is an increase of 2% compared to 2019 and a 4% rise from the previous year. Also, over 20% of all self-hosted websites are currently using WordPress.

WordPress is the most popular content management system available on the web today. The platform currently holds a 62% market share for websites that were built using a content management system. Over 400 million people visit WordPress powered websites each month.

If you’re a WordPress developer, you already know that WordPress is an ideal tool to use when building a website. But you might be wondering how your potential clients and fellow developers are using WordPress, so it’s important to look at the WordPress statistics.

12 Top Free SEO and Content Marketing Tools for WordPress

12 Top Free SEO and Content Marketing Tools for WordPress

In recent years we have seen a large number of quality WordPress plugins that help index, edit, optimize, promote, schedule and distribute posts across the web, all aiming to give bloggers and webmaster better control over their online interactions and search presence.

While many of the content marketing tools for WordPress are paid extensions, a few good ones are still available for free. In this article we will go over some of our favorite free SEO & content marketing tools that will make your WordPress site a million times better!

Top Resources for WordPress Beginners in 2020

Top Resources for WordPress Beginners in 2020

As the world’s most popular open source content management system, WordPress, who’s recently celebrated their 12th anniversary, is now known to be highly oriented towards community knowledge sharing and mutual help.

Ultimately, this is what enabled some of the fascinating changes that turned WordPress into so much more than a simple blogging platform.

Pricing and Quoting Tips for Freelance WordPress Developers

Pricing and Quoting Tips for Freelance WordPress Developers

One of the most frequently asked questions on WordPress forums and discussion groups is: “how much should I charge for developing a WordPress site?”

Reading through people’s responses, we see that not only there is no definite answer, but it actually takes a lot more than a freelance WordPress developer to answer that question. Pricing and quoting requires seeing the bigger picture, believing in your abilities, and strong negotiation skills.

New Business Directory Plugin for WordPress Released by CreativeMinds

New Business Directory Plugin for WordPress Released by CreativeMinds

CreativeMinds has developed a new plugin to aid WordPress users and developers in creating online business listings, called the Business Directory Plugin.

The Business Directory Plugin can help build a local online directory of business listings similar to Yelp, Yahoo, or Yellow Pages on your WordPress site. You can add images and video to individual pages and boost SEO. Supports payments and Google Maps via add-ons.

Best Practices for Integrating WordPress and Magento in 2020

Best Practices for Integrating WordPress and Magento in 2020

Everyone knows that Magento is the eCommerce Giant, while WordPress is it’s blogging, SEO, and CMS counterpart. So you, a smart and entrepreneurial store manager, have a carefully-crafted and functional Magento store for your eCommerce business.

On the other hand, you’ve built a beautiful WordPress website or blog that discusses, showcases, or reviews some of your Magento eCommerce products. Or, maybe you have a website that is built using a combination of both Magento and WordPress features.

WordPress Vs. Magento – Which Is Better For Your New Online store?

WordPress Vs. Magento – Which Is Better For Your New Online store?

If you are currently operating a website, and looking to integrate some e-commerce functionality into it to grow your business, you may be feeling a little overwhelmed with the variety of options that are available to choose from.

In this article, we are going to highlight some of the benefits and downsides of the two most popular solutions – Magento and WordPress- to help you make the right decision for your business.

10 Non-Programmers Tips For Optimizing WordPress Site Speed

10 Non-Programmers Tips For Optimizing WordPress Site Speed

Site Speed is one of the very basic foundations for providing a good user experience. It is also a major factor in determining your ranking on search engines.

Unfortunately, when it comes to WordPress loading time, there seems to be a lot of ignorance within the blogger’s community, with many blogs loaded much slower than they could be.

How To Sell And Track Your Video Courses Online

How To Sell And Track Your Video Courses Online

Preparing and marketing your e-learning course material using Video lessons is a common practice these days, and it’s becoming more and more popular as bloggers realize that their knowledge is worth a lot of money. So, how to sell a video course?

The difficult part is how to create the right infrastructure to support an e-learning environment that is organized, stable, and traceable?

How to Add Tag Clouds and Other Visualization Tools to your WordPress Blog

How to Add Tag Clouds and Other Visualization Tools to your WordPress Blog

In the past, WordPress was mostly known as a blogging platform, but as time passed, and with the evolution of WordPress, users began to find different ways in which the popular content management system can be utilized for their benefit.

Many sites began utilizing the WP blogging functionality for a variety of purposes which go far beyond just displaying a blog. For example, some companies chose to list their services inside posts, while artists use it to display their creative work in separate categories.