4 Best Client Support Options for WordPress Service Providers
Aug08

4 Best Client Support Options for WordPress Service Providers

No longer a clunky, text-based interface, email has become a searchable filing cabinet, to-do list, CRM and project management tool all rolled into one. If you’ve ever tried a little productivity app called Rescue Time, you were probably shocked to discover exactly how much time you spend in your inbox. If you haven’t tried it, give it a whirl. I think you’re in for a surprise. When you first started your WordPress business, you...

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How to Create an Organizational Intranet or Extranet Network with WordPress
Aug02

How to Create an Organizational Intranet or Extranet Network with WordPress

Many organizations–from companies, to non-profits, to loose collaborations, and more–need a digital space to themselves that is private. Somewhere they can post messages, status updates, or anything else they feel is necessary to keep them all on the same page and moving forward. Many organizations choose to use what is called an intranet (or extranet) to accomplish this task. In today’s post, I’ll be going over how you can create...

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How To Redirect URls With WordPress
Aug02

How To Redirect URls With WordPress

If you later decide to change your permalink structure, or if you remove posts or pages, you will generate 404 page errors. A 404 page error should be displayed to visitors when a page has been removed, however if the content has simply been moved to a different location on your website, you should redirect the visitor to the new location. To see if your website has any 404 page errors, log into Google Webmaster Tools then go to the...

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Ultimate Plugin Lists for WordPress Business Websites
Jul25

Ultimate Plugin Lists for WordPress Business Websites

Just a few decades ago, if you needed to find a local business, you’d probably open up the phone book. These days, you’re almost certain to turn online. There are two major consequences of our changing behaviors: The slow death of the phone book industry. The fundamental importance of a business’s website to its overall success. Today, of course, we’re going to be focusing on the latter. If you own a business, your website is, more...

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Best Plugin To Integrate An Existing Forum Into WordPress
Jun22

Best Plugin To Integrate An Existing Forum Into WordPress

Building community on your website is a must nowadays. Outside of traditional comments, you can accomplish this by building a social network. And one great way to do that is to create a forum. I’ve written before about how to add a forum to your WordPress site. Those forums were brand new and were installed into WordPress as they were born. What about a forum that was born outside of WordPress? Forums have been around for a long,...

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How to Add Video Backgrounds to Your WordPress Website
Jun16

How to Add Video Backgrounds to Your WordPress Website

Displaying a video as the background of your website is a sure-fire way to make a strong impact on your visitors. While animated, or video backgrounds aren’t suitable for all websites, if it’s a good match for the type of site you are building, and you execute it correctly, then they can really help create a memorable first impression on your target audience. As video backgrounds are a web design trend that hasn’t yet reached...

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