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9 Hidden RSS Uses for Your WordPress Sites

9 Hidden RSS Uses for Your WordPress Sites

The RSS feed has been around for almost a decade – making it kind of a senior web technology. But, even though these Rich Site Summary automatic feeds had time to mature, eye-catching examples of its adoption are few and far between. Especially on WordPress websites.

So, learn the tricks of the trade!

Don’t Miss these 9 Superb WordPress Plugins of 2017

Don’t Miss these 9 Superb WordPress Plugins of 2017

The WordPress marketplace is an ever-changing arena, with countless developers adding to and improving on plugins which users can install to better manage the operations of their WordPress websites.

As we come closer to the end of 2017, its time to look back and take stock of the top performing WordPress plugins of the year and make sure you aren’t missing out on any of the amazing features they can provide.

5 Best Expert and Member Directory Plugins for WordPress

5 Best Expert and Member Directory Plugins for WordPress

Expert and member directories are essential for WordPress sites, because they are excellent organization tools. Member directories allow users to build an extensive directory with detailed profiles and information on specific people. A member directory allows people to be organized and categorized for specific niches to better improve each WordPress site.

5 Best Calendar Booking Plugins for WordPress

5 Best Calendar Booking Plugins for WordPress

A calendar is a helpful feature for any WordPress site, but choosing the right calendar is easier said than done. Calendars are important but often overlooked elements of a website, but they are organization tools for online businesses. These Booking calendar plugins all offer a wide variety of interactive features and can meet your website’s calendar needs.

Top 5 Customer Review WordPress Plugins

Top 5 Customer Review WordPress Plugins

In the age of the Internet, people not only have the ability to buy and sell goods, but they have the ability to review and spread information about online products. Customer reviews are a major part of websites today, since they provide helpful feedback and information to consumers. Customer Review WordPress plugins are essential tools for ecommerce stores to be successful.

How to Create an Appointment Booking System in WordPress

How to Create an Appointment Booking System in WordPress

Anyone who schedules and manages appointments for a business knows how tedious it can be, especially when personnel have limited or irregular availability. Online appointment booking systems significantly reduce the tedious back and forth of setting and confirming appointments.

With a booking calendar, clients or co-workers can schedule appointments and meetings right on your WordPress website. It’s a self-service system that can make life a whole lot easier.

Hot WordPress Security Trends for 2017

Hot WordPress Security Trends for 2017

WordPress occupies the largest piece of the CMS market, powering over half of the entire internet. Although this is great for the platform and those who use it, it also makes WordPress an obvious target for hackers.

A compromised website is not only a pain to fix, it can also dramatically decrease revenue and damage your site’s reputation long-term.

As bad guys come up with more and more ways to wreak havoc, website owners must continue focusing on WordPress security in the new year. Here are five key security trends to pay attention to in 2017, in no particular order.

Essential WordPress Plugins Every Website Should Have

Essential WordPress Plugins Every Website Should Have

There are a hundred thousand free and premium WordPress plugins available for users online for a wide variety of reasons. These plugins can help improve functionality, security, organization, purchasing, design, seo and more. While there are many to choose from, there is a small list of truly essential WordPress plugins that every website should have.