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Add Tweetable Quotes in WordPress Blog Posts

Spin Sucks

As you can see, there’s a button you can click to send this quote directly to your Twitter feed: Now it’s your turn. Create Tweetable Quotes with WordPress Plugins Create “tweetable quotes” with the help of a WordPress plugin makes it a little more convenient because you don’t need to leave your admin panel. Related Stories Content Overload: Get “This.”

17 Plugins to Improve Your WordPress Blog

Ari Herzog

One of the neat aspects about WordPress is nobody owns it. With more than 1,300 themes and over 13,000 plugins , the appearance and functionality of any WordPress blog is up to the blog owner’s imagination. Feed Pauser halts the syndication of a new blog post for up to 20 minutes to let me ensure there are no typos and that the published appearance is how it was intended. 4.

An Open Letter to WordPress Experts

Spin Sucks

Dear WordPress Expert, Thank you for helping me migrate my blog from WordPress.com to my own self-hosted site. Lawyer-preneur Jay Fleischman does his prospective WordPress clients and himself a great favor with “Here’s What I Will Do For You” and “What I Will Not Do For You” lists. Feedburner/RSS feed. Today’s guest post is written by  Jay Pinkert. Google analytics.

18 WordPress Social Media Plugins to Live By

Sprout Social

Whether you’re trying to grow your social media following, get more engagement or make your website more dynamic, there are plenty of WordPress social media plugins to help along the way. In order to save you the hassle of spending hours searching for the best plugins, we’ve compiled a list of 18 WordPress social media plugins that you should try out. Google for WordPress.

How ‘Google AMP’ & ‘Facebook Instant Articles’ Integration With WordPress Will Transform The Internet?

Kikolani

WordPress has been one of the blessings as far as speed is concerned. The websites powered by WordPress are simplistically created and load faster when compared to other hefty platforms. It would be worth noticing how Google AMP and Facebook Instant articles behave with WordPress, and how the wonderful combination of these three would transform the internet. Any guesses?

Popup Opt-in Forms: Case Studies, WordPress Plugins, and Alternatives

Kikolani

In this post, I’m going to share my research into popup opt-in forms: who’s using them, case studies, WordPress plugins, and the alternatives for building your mailing list. Popup Opt-In Forms for WordPress. Pippity is becoming a popular WordPress popup opt-in form plugin. More Popup Opt-In Plugins for WordPress. Back then, I was definitely not a fan.

70+ Resources on How to Start a WordPress Blog

Kikolani

While there are many platforms to choose from, I always suggest that if your purpose for blogging is anything related to branding, business, or making money online, then you want to go with WordPress on your own domain. Sure, there are other blogging platforms and content management systems you can use on your own domain, but none are quite as popular or powerful as WordPress. KnowEm.

How to Solve Your Biggest WordPress Page Speed Problems

Razor Social

The good news is that if you’re using WordPress, there are several easy fixes that can help speed up your site. Take a look at these solutions to your biggest WordPress page speed problems. One of the biggest culprits of slow WordPress sites is the plugins you install. If your plugins aren’t the culprit of your slow WordPress site, then another likely suspect is your web host.

12 Ways To Make Your WordPress Blog Cleaner And Cuter

Waxing UnLyrical

Being a non-geek, I had no idea that WordPress’ WSYWIG editor has a lot more options than show up in your “kitchen sink&# when you’re writing posts. I was actually looking for a plugin that let you insert super- and sub-scripts, and voila! If you liked what you saw and read, Id love you to subscribe to my RSS feed or subscribe by email. Let’s get to it. 1.

Turning off the ViperChill RSS Feed: What You HAVE to Tell Your Blog Readers

Viper Chill

list of options includes: Feedly – highlighted as the best alternative to Google Reader by The Verge mostly due to its speed, minimalist style, and the fact that it’s free. To take advantage of the Google Reader downtime they’ve turned off free accounts (which didn’t allow more than 64 feeds) so this may come back in the future. ProBlogger: 94,647.

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12 of the Best WordPress Guides, Hacks and Plugins of 2010

Webbiquity SMM

WordPress is no longer just the leading blog platform , but is now the most popular open-source CMS (content management system) as well. Among the many reasons for the popularity of WordPress : it’s affordable, search engine-friendly, reasonably easy to use, and extensible through an incredible array of plugins. WordPress Themes and Plugins. 20 Excellent Free WordPress 3.0

Creating a Custom RSS Feed for Guest Posts

Kikolani

Figuring out how to do this with particular systems might pose a specific challenge, especially if those networks only allow you to import one RSS feed. There may also be times where you want to only share writing by you, and if you have a lot of guest bloggers on your site as well as guest posts on other sites, having a full RSS feed for your blog won’t do. xml version="1.0"

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15 Uncommon WordPress Plugins To Enhance Your Blog’s User Experience

Kikolani

Here I will showcase 15 different WordPress user experience plugins that will help you create a great user experience for your visitors. You can receive the reports for the broken links via emails or in the WordPress dashboard directly. The current WordPress pagination is pretty basic. Breadcrumbs are a theme feature in WordPress and most themes have support for them.

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Four Ways to Fight Content Thieves

Spin Sucks

Tools such as Yoast (a WordPress plugin), FeedBlitz (an RSS feed and email subscription service), and Genesis (a WordPress theme) automatically create that sentence for you so it appears any time someone scrapes your content. When you use FeedBlitz or other software for your RSS feeds, it allows you to get creative with what appears in your footer. Every day. Sorry.”

4 WordPress Alternatives: the What, Where, and Why

ProBlogger

As bloggers, we’re all familiar with WordPress, whether as a self-hosted setup, or via WordPress.com. If you do a Google search for “ blogging software ,” WordPress will likely be among the first results you’ll see. Just like in the 90’s when Microsoft seemed like the only choice, but then we found alternatives like Mac or Linux, there are alternatives to WordPress too.

HOW TO: Move a WordPress blog from one domain to another

Josh S Peters

Shuaism is now JoshSPeters  and I’m going to kick it off with a post about the 5 step process of moving your WordPress blog from one domain to another. 1. Install WordPress on The New Domain. 3. Feeds, Change of Address, and Updates. 5. Install WordPress on The New Domain. Most hosts have a quick and easy WordPress install that only takes a button click or two.

Secure Your WordPress Blog Without Touching Any Code

ProBlogger

Right now WordPress powers 48 of the top 100 blogs online. More than that, WordPress actually powers 19% of the web as a whole. Typical WordPress security problems. WordPress as a whole (a website management platform) is very well designed. The problems, however, arise when you try to tweak your installation of WordPress by adding new plugins or themes, implementing hacks, or doing anything else that interferes with WordPress. WordPress plugins have a fair amount of power over how your WordPress installation works. Update WordPress.

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5 Ways To Spice Up Your WordPress Blog

Waxing UnLyrical

If you’re just getting started blogging (or maybe even if you’ve been doing it a while), here are some WordPress plugins I really really like. WordPress Editorial Calendar. I’ve lost count of how many times I’ve talked and written about this great plugin , because I love it so much. WordPress Editorial Calendar is awesome-sauce. Right? Apture. Truly.

Five Reasons People Aren’t Reading Your Blog

Spin Sucks

So you upgrade your website, include a WordPress blog, post a few recent news releases and articles, and…Nothing. If an article pops up in your news feed, and one includes a gorgeous rendering of a luxury hotel, and other just has a headline that says “new hotel,” which one would you rather read? By Rebecca Devine. Zilch. So what happened? Your Headline is Boring. And lists.

22 Expert Guides and Reviews of 200+ Social Media Tools

Webbiquity SMM

In the posts highlighted below, 20 (or so) social media marketing pros review more than 200 tools, ranging from popular, widely used tools like Buffer, Hootsuite and Feedly to intriguing but lesser-known apps. For example, to help schedule your posts, he recommends WordPress JetPack Publicize , CoSchedule and SMQueue. Image credit: Buddy Media. You can also post to Tumblr. viralWoot

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22 PR Tools From the #PRstack Community

Spin Sucks

From there, you can juggle the data, put it alongside other info, as you wish, and then export the feed elsewhere. —  Max Tatton-Brown. WordPressWordPress is a platform that any PR practitioner or student can use to build an online portfolio for themselves, to either showcase their own skills, interests and knowledge or their business’. By Stephen Waddington. Anewstip. 

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BrainDump: 101+ Things You MUST Know About Social Media For Business

SocMed Sean

If you doubt that, read my Twitter feed …not an oatmeal tweet to be found. Blogs 43) If you’re serious about blogging, get a self-hosted WordPress blog. 51) WordPress themes are like everything else in this world. So, here they are. learn from your experience too. Social media takes time and energy. If they were, predicting their behaviors would be easy. Cheers!

Everything You Need to Import and Display RSS Feeds with WordPress

ProBlogger

WordPress makes it super-easy to publish your own content, and even easier to import and display content from other great sites around the Web. Just as other people are displaying and reading your feed in their apps and devices, you can use external RSS feeds to supplement and strengthen your site’s primary content. Displaying feeds with the default RSS widget.

Six WordPress Plugins to Install on your Site Today

Jeff Esposito

My favorite thing about the WordPress blogging platform is that outside of the backend system, no two blogs operate the same way. It also asks folks if they would like to subscribe to your RSS feed. Blogging blogging livefyre nRelate Postrank Social SHare TF Social Share WordpressImage: Wikipedia. It has also increased the time spent on the site.

WordPress Feature Review: New Features You Missed in 2012, Part 1

ProBlogger

One of the great things about WordPress is that it never stands still. WordPress used to release small updates frequently, but at the end of 2009 they changed this policy. Today I’d like to walk you through the new features which were introduced in 2012, in WordPress 3.4 New features in WordPress 3.4. Released in June , WordPress 3.4 WordPress 3.4

10+ Ways To Use B2B Social Media In Your Business

PWB Marketing Blog

Have feeds from Facebook and Twitter, an RSS feed from your blog, current YouTube videos, a Google News RSS feed for your company news and press releases, etc. Use a platform like WordPress to integrate your blog into your corporate site. Then, create an automated search feed for these keywords on Twitter to identify conversations people are having using these keywords.

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Time to Rethink Your Blog Strategy? Writing Epic, Incredible Blog Posts

Pam Moore

They went so far as instructing them how to leverage RSS feeds, do social listening and more to get ideas for new blog content. The days of slamming out content that looks, smells and feels like what everyone else is writing are over and done. recently saw a video and blog post from a leader in the social marketing space offering tips to generate new ideas for content blog writing. educates?

Eight Factors to Consider When (Re)Launching a Business Blog

Webbiquity SMM

Just kidding, this really isn’t a tough decision: use WordPress. Compendium , HubSpot ) to tools built into web content management system (CMS) platforms , but it’s tough to find an alternative that can compete with the flexibility, affordability, capability and search engine-friendliness of WordPress. 6. Business Blogging Social Media Marketing Webbiquity blog design blog platforms core of social media strategy Google ranking factors Heidi Cohen pimping out your blog SEO WordPress pluginsWhy are so many companies now embracing blogging? Location. Author(s).

How To Start A Blog In 2012

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The default choice for a great Blogging platform is WordPress. My recommendation is to go with it (full disclosure: this Blog is powered by MovableType and it's way too late in the game to make the switch to WordPress, but I would if it could happen seamlessly). While we do live in a world of RSS feeds and links tossed around via Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter, the best Blogs are designed well. WordPress makes this (somewhat) easier because you can buy and customize themes. I've seen countless WordPress bio pages that are simply left blank. rss feed.

Why as a Developer, I Switched to Blogger.com and Why I'm Staying With It

Stay N' Alive

It was klunky, and seemed very limited compared to my self-hosted Wordpress install I had been on for years. Just last year, I was running this blog on a self-hosted Wordpress instance, the same server I was running SocialToo.com. The main choices I had were self-hosted Wordpress ( Wordpress.org ), the subscription, pay-as-you-go Wordpress.com , and Blogger.com. The Choices.

22 Effective SEO Tips to Optimize Your B2B Website

PWB Marketing Blog

Integrate your social media feeds into your profile, embed targeted keywords in your company description, and add eye-catching banners to promote your products and services. B2B Internet Marketing SEO B2B Social Media Demand Generation Industrial Media Powerpoint Video WordpressDo you ever wonder why your B2B website isn’t getting more traffic? Now that’s quick! Blogs have both.

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Watching Me Blog

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From e-newsletters and magazine to business books and RSS feeds, I'm constantly consuming reading, watching and listening to content. My attitude is that I would rather be inundated with emails and feeds than be left surprised when news breaks. I'm sure we would be on WordPress had it existed when I started blogging, but it wasn't as robust back then. rss feed. wordpress. Blogs are one of the most valuable marketing tools ever created. believe that. don't just say it. mean it by walking the talk. To my surprise, Chris blogged about me blogging (how meta!)

Mobelize Your Wordpress Blog! | jasonyormark.com

Jason Yormark

jasonyormark.com Home About Me My Videos My Resume Contact Me Browse > Home / Wordpress / Mobilize Your Wordpress Blog! Subcribe via RSS Mobilize Your WordPress Blog! October 20th, 2009 Posted in Wordpress Tweet Share I could spew all the stats about mobile browser usage, but the cold hard facts are that more and more people are using their mobile devices to browse the web.  It’s just a matter of time before it eclipses normal computer usage. So is your WordPress blog mobilized?  View Comments to “Mobilize Your WordPress Blog!&#

Analyse your RSS Feed

Koka Sexton

Koka Sexton dot Com Home About Koka Contact Twitter FULL RSS Analyse your RSS Feed Your RSS readership is just as important as tracking your visitors with Google Analytics. have all of my blogs pushing their RSS feeds through Feedburner. FeedBurner is the leading provider of media distribution and audience engagement services for blogs and RSS feeds. Leave a comment!

Etsy's PR Nightmare: Greeting Cards Making Light Of Rape

Waxing UnLyrical

Walking the transparency talk I WAS going to write about something to do with online integrity, but, like many well-meaning bloggers, I got side-tracked by my Twitter feed. If you liked what you saw and read, Id love you to subscribe to my RSS feed or subscribe by email. Thanks to Shelly Kramer for sharing Etsys updated policy change following the publicity surrounding this issue.

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Proper Care and Feeding of a Blog

Webbiquity SMM

You can post your email address, use a WordPress contact form plugin , or incorporate an interactive business card (see the upper-right of this blog for an example) on your blog. By following these tips for the proper care and feeding of your blog you’ll increase your odds of blogging success. My daughter is hooked on those pet rescue shows on Animal Planet. What I’ve learned from my more occasional viewing is that despite the many joys of pet ownership, not everyone is cut out for it. Here are seven tips for a healthy blog and a happy blogger. Post regularly.

23 WordPress Plugins I Use: Part 5

Ari Herzog

First: The following plugins only apply for self-hosted WordPress blogs. Pre-installed with WordPress, new users need to follow directions on the Plugins page to sign up for a WordPress.com account, and copy the API code into the plugin management page. 2. Feed Pauser allows me to publish a post but pause its feed publication up to 20 minutes. If you are like me and usually make typos, or don’t like how the final content is displayed, pausing feed publication is useful. 7. For background, see why this plugin is essential for your WordPress blog.

6 Websites That Deserve Your Attention

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News websites now run on WordPress while Blogs tend to look a lot like news websites these days. Sure, it's easy to just grab the RSS feed or wait for someone on Twitter to send you a link to an AdWeek article, but a daily visit to this site will get you up-to-speed in no time at all. rss feed. wordpress. What is a Blog? have no idea anymore. Regardless, there are six online destinations that constantly grab my attention. Since their recent redesign, AdWeek has been chock full of advertising and marketing goodness. and it looks and feels great too! CMO.com. adweek.

What Is A Blog? The Question That Won't Go Away

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While some may call me a traditionalist, I think there are certain aspects of online publishing that does identify something as a Blog, and they include: RSS feed. We also see many more corporations building websites on WordPress platforms because the content management system is just that much easier. wordpress. By the way the conversation flowed at this year's BlogWorld & New Media Expo in Los Angeles, you would think that Blogging was brand new. In all of that, it seemed like everyone (including yours truly) grapples and struggles with the definition of a "Blog."

My 9 Favorite Wordpress Social Media Plugins | jasonyormark.com

Jason Yormark

jasonyormark.com Home About Me My Videos My Resume Contact Me Browse > Home / Social Media , Wordpress / My 9 Favorite Wordpress Social Media Plugins | Subcribe via RSS My 9 Favorite WordPress Social Media Plugins October 6th, 2009 Posted in Social Media , Wordpress Tweet Share The WordPress platform never ceases to amaze me. What really makes the platform as successful as it is, are the thousands of themes and plugins that the WordPress community contributes. However once you play around with WordPress, it gets fairly easy to use I believe.