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How to Use Product Recommendations on your WordPress Site

How to Use Product Recommendations on your WordPress Site

Recall a time you have shopped on a website and clicked on a product recommendation. Did this recommendation influence your purchase decision?

As shoppers, product recommendations are useful. They display products that are likely to fit your needs according to the product you are looking at or what you are reading online. As shoppers, we value recommendations. We tend to trust them.

How well do you know WordPress – Test your Knowledge with this Trivia Quiz

How well do you know WordPress – Test your Knowledge with this Trivia Quiz

Are you new to WordPress or do you have some knowledge about the platform? Would you identify as a WordPress expert? It’s time to figure out how much you know about this popular content management platform.

Here we have compiled a list of simple trivia questions that cover some basic aspects of WordPress. Use them to test your knowledge about WordPress and maybe learn some information you didn’t already know.

10 WordPress Plugins for E-Learning

10 WordPress Plugins for E-Learning

It used to be that if you wanted to teach something, you’d have to do it in person. Now you can learn anything, or teach anything, online.

If you want to create and sell courses online (or offer them free of charge), learning management systems (LMS) can help. One option for creating an easy to use LMS is through WordPress plugins. WordPress plugins allow users to customize many aspects of their site, even course management.

10 Plugins Every WordPress Site Needs

10 Plugins Every WordPress Site Needs

So you created a basic WordPress site. Now what? First, it’s important to figure out what features you want your site to have.

Are you looking to connect visitors with your social media accounts? Do you want to easily track statistics about your site? Is having a mobile-friendly site a priority to you? Maybe your answer is all of the above.

Overview of WordPress Online Tutorials for Beginners and Advanced Users

Overview of WordPress Online Tutorials for Beginners and Advanced Users

So you decided you want to build a WordPress website for your business or start a blog. Awesome! Now, where should you start? A simple way to learn how to start and manage a WordPress website yourself is through online tutorials. They provide self-paced learning with relatively little to no monetary commitment.

Instead of trying to discover how to do something entirely on your own, tutorials will walk you through how to do just about anything related to WordPress website development.

The Ultimate Guide to WordPress Statistics

 (2017)

The Ultimate Guide to WordPress Statistics

 (2017)

Over 76 million blogs use WordPress.com. That’s twice as many people as there are in Canada. And over 17 million websites in the entire internet are powered by WordPress.

Add the two up and it’s easy to see how WordPress dominates the internet with over 93 million websites and blogs. WordPress is the most popular content management system on the web.

If you’re a WordPress developer, you already know that WordPress is a great tool to use to build a website. But you might be wondering how your potential clients and fellow developers are using WordPress.

10 Free SEO and Content Marketing Tools for WordPress That Every Blogger Should Be Using

10 Free SEO and Content Marketing Tools for WordPress That Every Blogger Should Be Using

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

Top Resources for WordPress Beginners

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.

Best Practices for Integrating WordPress and Magento

Best Practices for Integrating WordPress and Magento

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.