Tutorials Archives - CreativeMinds
We’re excited to announce that 2 new plugins have been released this week, joining over 30 other plugins developed by CreativeMinds, which are all part of our all-inclusive WordPress Toolkit.
Extensions for Magento® provide a relatively quick and easy way to enhance your online store with new features and abilities that would otherwise need to be coded by a developer.
Luckily, thanks to the hard work of thousands of devoted Magento developers which make up the Magento community, almost any feature you can think of is now available for sale on the Magento Connect marketplace. The only thing left to do is pick the extensions you need and install them onto your site.
If the internet is a global village, WordPress is undoubtedly the town square: a bustling place where people of various backgrounds and cultures meet to share knowledge and experience from all ends of life.
Unfortunately, the human kind has not yet managed to develop a language where everyone can understand each other.
As the fastest growing content management system in the world, WordPress in 2015 is becoming the ultimate solution for a wide spectrum of web based projects.
Among the varied WordPress capabilities are things like forum sites, online business directories, video courses, online booking systems and of course, online stores.
As the world of blogging continues to evolve and expand, e-learning is becoming a growing trend, marking a symbol of global freedom of expression and empowerment of the individual.
In 2015, while the Magento platform keeps growing rapidly as the number one platform for eCommerce ventures, many retailers, business owners and entrepreneurs are seeking to take their business to the next level with Magento.
Whether you’re migrating an existing store or starting a new one from scratch, if you’re not a practicing Magento developer, starting out with Magento will require a learning curve as well as a good developer by your side.
There’s no disputing the fact that WordPress is by far the most prominent content management system out there. Whether you are new to WordPress or have been using it for some time, you’ll know that it is an incredibly powerful platform.
What started out as just a basic blogging platform, is now evolved and used by more than 74.6 million sites.
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.
Preparing and marketing your e-learning course material using Video lessons is a common practice these days, and its becoming more and more popular as bloggers realize that their knowledge is worth a lot of money.
The difficult part is how to create the right infrastructure to support an e-learning environment that is organized, stable, and traceable? Our new Plugin CM Video Lessons Manager will help you pack all of your video lessons into an easy to use E learning environment where different lessons are grouped into courses.
As WordPress users, we understand just how frustrating it can be when you’ve downloaded or purchased a plugin and you’re keen to use it, but can’t seem to figure out how!
As WordPress plugin developers, we also understand just how easy it is to assume that everybody understands things like html, Ajax, and other commonly used web tools, when in fact, that knowledge is only reserved for some of our users, but certainly not all of them.
If you’re a WordPress blogger and you have files offered for download on your site, this post is for you!
Offering one or two files for download on your site can easily be tackled by adding links to files stored on an external server such as Dropbox or google drive.
But if you have a large amount of files you want people to download, such as media files, pdf’s and zip files, or if you seek to sell downloads and present them professionally, using an external storage service can be quite difficult to to track, and might give out the wrong impression.
This add-on allows you to have a constantly updated database of your site’s glossary, which you can easily export, transfer and merge with other glossaries on different WordPress sites.
Enhancing your WordPress SEO is a tricky task, which can be addressed in many different ways. Although the CM Tooltip plugin is not primarily defined as a WordPress SEO plugin, it’s pro, pro+ and eCommerce editions can most certainly be used as traffic and SEO boosters, particularly on the link building front.
The CreativeMinds team has been developing a new and exciting WordPress help desk plugin which is soon to be released, called the CM On-boarding plugin.
This newly launched product allows you to create content which is quickly accessible using a widget from a single page or post, sparing users from the need to navigate and move through different pages on your site.
In the video below, we are going to do a very simple and quick tutorial of CM tooltip- our WordPress dictionary plugin. This plugin makes creating a glossary on your WordPress site very easy.
When users hover over a term in your site’s glossary its definition will appear underneath in the tooltip. Some of the other functionalities that come along with the plugin are a glossary index page as well as separate unique term pages for each term in your glossary.
In the video below, We are going to do a general run through of the CM Answers plugin from Creative Minds. This WordPress Q&A plugin lets you create a question and answer forum on your WordPress site.
It’s intuitive to use and very easy to set up. You can download it from WordPress and start using it right away for free.
In this video we are discussing the Download Manager Micropayment integration, which adds a virtual currency layer to your WordPress Downloads Directory infrastructure.
This means that when a user downloads or uploads a file, such as a music file or software zip file, they will be charged a specific amount of points that will be deducted from their virtual wallet.