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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Best Plugin to Create a School Website in WordPress
Jun03

Best Plugin to Create a School Website in WordPress

WordPress is a fine platform for building websites for schools. And, you have lots of options. This can be a website that works like a brochure that gives information about the school, a website where students can see their student information, or a full online school where students can log in and take classes through the website. It doesn’t even have to be a full school. It can be anything from a site where you provide a few classes...

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Most Useful Free Admin Plugins For WordPress
Mar22

Most Useful Free Admin Plugins For WordPress

The admin area is the heart of any WordPress-powered website. It’s where everything is controlled and where admin, editors, authors and contributors publish content to posts, pages and other custom post types. The default features of WordPress are fine for some website owners, although you may find that certain features need to be improved and others need to be added. Thankfully, the core features of WordPress can easily be extended...

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A Truely Simple JavaScript Plugin For Responsive Navigation
Mar16

A Truely Simple JavaScript Plugin For Responsive Navigation

There are several ways to make navigation responsive, and usually the solution we need is quite straightforward. But despite the apparent simplicity, there are many underlying factors which, when thought through and implemented properly, can make a simple solution even better without adding more complexity to the user interface. One of the problems I’ve encountered while building responsive navigation’s is that browsers...

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How to Create Custom Short URL of Your WordPress Posts and Pages
Mar12

How to Create Custom Short URL of Your WordPress Posts and Pages

URL shorteners have been around for a while. Their popularity skyrocketed with social networks like Twitter as they made it possible to share long links on a platform with strict character limitations. Other uses for shortened URL’s include tracking clicks, disguising the target URL, and “beautifying” a link that may otherwise include a garble of randomized characters. A WordPress user may also want to use short URL’s for all of these...

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