Month: June 2016

MembershipPodcast

Restrict Content Pro Interview

The online learning market is huge. If you're a traditional business owner or a new-age entrepreneur, one of the most effective ways to create new revenue is to launch an online course. You're taking the knowledge and experiences you've painstakingly curated over the years, bottling it up, and selling member-only access to it. A pay-wall, as it's known…

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PluginsPreviewsThemes

Baton free WordPress theme preview

Editor's note: The Baton theme is created by my company, Slocum Themes. The following tutorial aims to get you started using our new theme, and understand why we made the choices in features. After 7 long months in the WordPress theme review queue, our recent theme Baton has been pushed live. Baton (free) and Baton Pro…

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BlogDeveloperPluginsPreviewsSEO

Business Profile Plugin & Meta Box Plugin Previews

Welcome to PluginTut's first weekly preview round-up. This week, we preview two plugins that you might find useful for your next WordPress project. In fact, these two might play well together for someone building a more advanced business website, and become part of your everyday WordPress-building toolkit. Let's dive in! Business Profile Plugin Download it…

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ecommerceMobilePodcastWooCommerce

WooCommerce Smart Checkout plugin interview

The opening season of PluggedIn Radio has been showered with lightweight plugins that serve very specific functions within WordPress. Tom McFarlin's Easier Excerpts makes excerpts, well, easier. John James Jacoby demonstrated a plugin that cleans up the user profile page and one that makes drop-downs look better. They are small, quick to develop, and make a large impact…

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BlogBloggingJetpack

How to install the Jetpack plugin

In our opening Jetpack plugin overview article, we covered a lot of the features and functions this popular plugin provides WordPress website owners. If you’re new to Jetpack and wondering if it’s going to serve your particular needs, go visit that article to get acquainted. Installing the Jetpack plugin should be fairly straightforward even for…

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BackupBloggingJetpackSecuritySite management

Overview: What is the Jetpack plugin?

The Jetpack plugin was built to easily add a host of features that WordPress core doesn’t include out-of-the-box. It’s target audience, from my experience, are new users launching their first self-hosted WordPress website or users migrating from WordPress.com for more control over their website. This is probably why it’s difficult to fully understand the main…

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DeveloperPluginsPodcast

FacetWP WordPress plugin interview

Have you ever wanted to setup search filtering on your WordPress e-commerce store that looked like you were browsing Amazon products? You know, the little checkboxes on the left-hand side of the screen that, when clicked, filter down the amount of products shown on the screen. That's what FacetedWP plugin does for your WordPress website and it…

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BloggingPluginsPodcast

Easier Excerpts WordPress plugin interview

Welcome to the first episode of PluggedIn Radio! This podcast serves as a bridge between the creators of WordPress products & services and our listeners. I feel it's important that we understand who creates our software, before uploading to the websites that power our brands and organizations. The podcast also serves as a means to…

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