WordPress, by default, has no options to add customizable buttons. However, there are many free and paid solutions to build attractive buttons. Which can be used in landing pages as well as in calls to action? There are WordPress plugins for almost every task. In this post, you will learn why you need these buttons and WordPress plugins to get them.
Membership sites are interesting because of their unique way of delivering content to the readers. It is an effective model of delivering content to your members. In laymen’s terms, a membership site provides you complete control over your content by selectively enabling/disabling access of site content to members.
SSL stands for Secure Sockets Layer. It is an encryption-based technology to securely exchange of information between a website and visitor. Aside from encrypting the data exchanged, it also ensures the authenticity of a website to your visitors. Millions of websites use SSL for website security. It is an integral element of website security. If you care about site user experience and security, you need SSL — it’s really that
When most people build a WordPress site, one of the oft-overlooked elements is accessibility. They work hard on writing quality content, installing the best plugins and using a beautiful theme. But most don’t even know about the accessibility aspect. If you are serious about your users, designing your website for accessibility is one of the best things you can do.
WordPress site migration is a complicated task. Most people would pay a professional, rather get their own hands dirty. It’s understandable. Migrations require technical know-how and familiarity with the terminology involved an i.e. database, SQL, core files, wp-config.php, etc. Whether you need to migrate a client project from one host to another, or you’ve had enough of your slow host, there are several reasons you may need to migrate. I am not going to lie; migrations are hard. There’s a bunch of hassle involved, and the risk of losing data is significant. To do it right requires planning, understanding how WordPress files and its database work.
Migrating your WordPress website from one host to another is often a daunting task. You don’t want to mess up anything. However, you still have to migrate for one reason or another. Surely, you can pay a professional freelancer to do the job but where’s the fun in that? Fear of downtime and data loss are two major factors that discourage people to not carry out the migration themselves.
Many WordPress themes offer the options to customize fonts on the website. However, several other themes lack this feature. Website typography plays a significant role for your site’s UX. Typography improves reading comprehension and retains the readers for long periods of time. The truth is typography, on the subconscious level, determines the mood of readers. … Read more
Every now and then, WordPress websites break. They also get hacked, defaced and infected. There are numerous WordPress-driven sites that become a target of malicious activities. The tracking of security logs isn’t a new concept. If a site’s performance and traffic can be monitored, so can be done with security logs. An audit of security … Read more
WordPress mainly started as a blogging tool, but today, it has grown into a full-fledged content management system. Besides the default post types, you can create new content types called as “Custom Post Types” (CPTs). These help you convert the traditional WordPress site into a feature-rich and custom web app with sections like product review, … Read more
WordPress comes with a basic user management system. It allows you to add users and control their permissions through built-in functions. Visitors can even register to your site as well. User management system is an integral part of WordPress architecture. Without this system, you won’t be able to build a membership site where people pay … Read more
The reason why WordPress themes exist is to make your site look different from others. You want your site to be tailored to your taste, style, and brand. If that is the case with sites, what about the login page? Shouldn’t the default WordPress login page look different too? Why is it so that people … Read more
One way to increase your leads into potential conversions is to let your visitors book appointments online. Whether you are a lawyer, a doctor or a marketing consultant — online bookings are ideal for customer service. Not only this, but it also shows professionalism and lets you reach a lot more people than you could do with a traditional booking setup.
Gone are the days when site content was only about text. Today, different media elements have made the web more visual than ever. The Instagram users are overtaking Twitter with a major rise in videos and infographics which clearly depicts the improved user experience with new media elements. Long paragraphs of text still seem fine … Read more
This entry is part 15 of 15 in the series Security September SeriesIs the Free SSL Certificate from Let’s Encrypt Safe? Short answer? Yes! Every day visitors share sensitive information with many different websites. Details as important as your credit card number and bank credentials are entered. If the connection between the website and the … Read more