So how do you maximize visitor engagement on your content-rich WordPress website? Whether you’re observing steady traffic or suspect something is going wrong with it,
On the hunt for the best WordPress recipe plugins to showcase your delicious food? In this post, I’ve collected six great free and premium plugins
Looking for the best WordPress related posts plugin for your site? Picking a related posts plugin is a bit of a tricky subject because they
Looking for the best WordPress plugins for blogs? There are all kinds of essential WordPress plugins that every single WordPress site needs. And then there
When you’re running a website, you should always be seeking out ways to get your visitors more engaged. I mean, you spend so much time
The WordPress Gutenberg editor brings a new block-based approach to creating content in WordPress. Rather than a single unified text box like the classic TinyMCE
Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you know that the WordPress content creation experience is about to get a massive makeover in the form
A lot of the WordPress plugins that you’ll install on your site will be for specific features that you want, not necessarily that you need.
Looking for the best WordPress RSS feed plugins? These plugins can help you do something simple – like display RSS feed items via a shortcode.
Need to show different content to your visitors depending on where they’re located? If so, you need a geotargeting plugin. And you’re in luck, because in this post I’m going to review GeoTargeting WP.
Want to improve the way your WordPress site handles PDFs? PDFs are great because their formatting is consistent across all devices and they allow you
Once you’ve decided to execute your content marketing strategy you’ve probably tried to find ways you can make it easier. I mean content marketing does take a lot of work. However, there are a lot of plugins that can help to simplify your content marketing efforts.
Thanks in part to its 23% year on year growth as in industry in 2015-16, podcasting has solidified itself as an extremely valuable niche. Approximately 21% of Americans over the age of 12 have listened to a podcast in the last month, which is…pretty dang impressive, to say the least. So, if you’ve been looking to start a podcast, there’s no better time than now.
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.
Autoblogging often gets a bad rap because it can be abusive. And that’s true – I certainly won’t deny it. BUT, there’s nothing inherently abusive about autoblogging. As long as everything is above board, autoblogging can be a valuable tool for your site. Today, I’ll be looking at WP Robot Version 5, the latest incarnation of the popular WP Robot autoblogging plugin. This version brings a whole new interface and a slew of new features.
Picture this…You’ve got a WordPress multisite install with tens, or hundreds, of sites. You want to publish content to each site – maybe a site wide announcement, a sale, or a product update. How do you do it? Copy and paste the same post to every site? I think that sounds like a ton of work. ThreeWP Broadcast from Plainview Plugins makes that process a heckuva lot easier.
Jetpack is an extremely popular plugin and one that is frequently discussed amongst WordPress users. But what exactly is Jetpack and why should you be using it in 2016?
One of the beautiful things about the Internet is how it enables users from all across the world to engage and enter a dialogue on
Are you one of those folks who employ a lot of writers/contributors to your WordPress site? Do you spend much of your time communicating with your
CleanTalk is a cloud-based solution for preventing spam on your WordPress based website, I have talked about using this plugin before here on WPLift. Since
Embedly is a free service designed to help make it easy to embed many different types of content into your website via the use of
Spam used to be a real problem here on WPLift, Akismet is a good service but I found that it just wasn’t doing it’s job
If you are launching a new product or service then building up a pre-launch mailing list is one of the best ways to generate some
The Oasis Workflow plugin has been created to help you automate your WordPress editorial workflow. If you are looking to simplify and automate your publication
As you may know, spam became a big problem here on WPLift – I used to leave comments open on all articles and let Akismet
Podcasting can be a great way to grow your audience, thanks to the additional way in which new listeners can find your content. It can
CoSchedule allows you to add a drag and drop editorial calendar to your WordPress site for scheduling content. When posts are added to the calendar,
Even though Google unceremoniously dropped their support for RSS, via the discontinuation of their well-loved, if not well-used (enough) Google Reader service, there is still
If you have multiple authors writing for your blog, creating an author listings page is a great way to showcase them and their work. Readers
Some big blogs like Mashable and Techcrunch have a “Trending” or popular posts area in their sidebars which help direct site visitors to hot posts
The internet and food go well together – everyone is blogging about what restaurants they ate at, sharing the photos on twitter and instagram, ordering
WordPress is the world’s number one blogging platform and CMS. As such it’s the platform of choice for most of the world’s largest and most
As a new year gets underway it’s only natural to think about how to make the most of it. For myself and millions of WordPress
For your average blog it’s not very difficult to keep track of upcoming posts for the very simple fact that there aren’t a lot of
There are many valid methods for keeping track of future post ideas. (if you need help generating ideas, see our post on tips for getting
With FeedBurner looking like its going to be closing down, I took a look at some free or cheap alternatives to Google’s service but none
Are you familiar with that feeling of despair that slowly settles in after hours of staring at the words you’ve just written – not sure
An author box is an area that follows a post in a WordPress site which gives the reader more information about the author of that
One of my new year resolutions for WPLift was to build up some scheduled posts as drafts so I dont have to write everyday –
I was recently looking for a plugin to display related posts with thumbnails at the end of each post. There are several plugins to do
I have a client I’ve recently finished up a website for. It’s a Yoga site and the owner is well respected within her community (actually,
Jetpack is a fairly new plugin from Automattic that brings a number of features together which are available to WordPress.com users and supplies them to