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18 WordPress Themes From WooThemes Reviewed

  • WordPress
  • Updated Mar 10, 2015
  • By Vishnu
WooThemes is an awesome WordPress theme house with a plethora of great options for a WordPress site owner. Many of these themes are geared toward creating an online store or work very well as an onlin…

18 Awesome WordPress Themes for Gyms & Fitness Centers For 2015

  • WordPress
  • Updated Jan 28, 2015
  • By Vishnu
There are bound to be a lot of people who make resolutions to hit the gym regularly around this time of year. It would be a great time to take your gym to the next level by advertising your gym/fitnes…

[Infographic] Do You Really Want A Successful Blog?

  • Blogging Tips
  • Updated Dec 04, 2014
  • By Jerry Low
How to build a successful blog? 1. Find the right niche Ever think, “I wish someone would invent…”? That’s called a need, and it’s how many successful businesses are started. The same is true of blogs…
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Sick of WordPress Comment Spam? Five Ways to Stop It Today

  • WordPress
  • Updated Dec 01, 2014
  • By Lori Soard
Spam! We all hate it, yet marketers continue to inundate the average with spam at every turn. You likely get spam emails, spam popups and, if you own a WordPress site, spam comments posted to your blo…

Web Summit 2014 – Kick Off, Key Speaker Sessions, PITCH, and Startups

  • Online Business
  • Updated Nov 07, 2014
  • By Jerry Low
Note: We have got a free media pass from the WebSummit team (thanks Stephan!); and I am flying all the way down from Malaysia to attend this great event. Latest updates, photos, key sessions, and offi…
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Big Data: Why Your Brand Needs It

  • Social Media Marketing
  • Updated Sep 25, 2014
  • By Mike Beauchamp
When it comes to data more is always better; and thanks to advances in software big data is now manageable. Imagine a room full of people who all have to answer your questions, anonymously. That’s the…

WordPress Tutorial: How To Create An Awesome Page Flip Plugin

  • Inbound Marketing
  • Updated Sep 15, 2014
  • By Rochester Oliveira
Note: We no longer support this WP plugin as the author is not writing for us for now.  Starting today, every week we’ll feature an awesome coding tutorial, teaching you how to do custom stuff using W…

7 Tips To Reduce WordPress Database Size

  • WordPress
  • Updated Sep 08, 2014
  • By Dan Virgillito
Serious about speeding up your WordPress-hosted website? Then you’ve likely shelled out money for a clutter-free design or codes that reduce the loading time of your site. And if you’re anything like …

Web Host Interview: Steadfast Founder & CEO, Karl Zimmerman

  • Interviews
  • Updated Sep 01, 2014
  • By Jerry Low
Web Hosting Secret Revealed (WHSR) had the opportunity to interview Karl Zimmerman of Steadfast (www.steadfast.net). Karl is Steadfast’s founder and has been there from the very beginning through all …
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Brands & Bloggers: Best Practices for Working Together

  • Blog
  • Updated Aug 24, 2014
  • By Gina Badalaty
This week, I received two pitches from brands that I really like to review products or link up posts. While this is flattering, the truth is that I’ve already worked with both products – it seemed unk…
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Web Design Interview: Q&A with RocketTheme Partnership Manager Ryan Pierson

  • Interviews
  • Updated Aug 08, 2014
  • By Lori Soard
The idea for a club-based template site was first born in 2004, when Andy Miller, CEO of RocketTheme was working as a “core developer for Mambo CMS”. He started mambodev.com in that same year, which o…
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WordPress Tutorial: How to Create an Infinite Scrolling WP site

  • WordPress
  • Updated Jul 29, 2014
  • By Rochester Oliveira
You certainly work hard to improve your site’s usability so your users will be happier and more likely to come back often, right? Well, one of the improvements you could implement is the infinite scro…

The Top 7 Mistakes in Google+ Engagement

  • Social Media Marketing
  • Updated Jun 21, 2014
  • By Gina Badalaty
Recently, I set out to attract more Google+ visitors. I did not succeed too well – in fact, I actually ended up making more headway on Instagram AND the elusive Facebook – but I thought my failures co…
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Google Authorship: Why You Should Use it

  • Search Engine Optimization
  • Updated Jun 21, 2014
  • By Gina Badalaty
You may have heard that search engine optimization is fading as a tool of choice for Google to rank and position websites. That is true, but in its place, a new tool, Google Authorship, used together …
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Time To Wear The Editor’s Hat! 9 Reasons Why Guest Posts Are A Clever Idea

  • Copy Writing
  • Updated Feb 14, 2014
  • By Luana Spinetti
Your blog speaks with your voice – everybody knows that. Fair enough, since your blog exists primarily for you to share your ideas, your opinions and your unique knowledge. Truth is, whether if …

ElegantThemes.com Review: Everything You Need to Know About Elegant Themes

  • WordPress
  • Updated Jan 28, 2014
  • By Jerry Low
Founded by Nick Roach in 2008, Elegant Themes is headquartered in San Francisco. The company provides 87 gorgeous WordPress themes and 4 premium themes to its more than 200,000 customers. It’s the per…