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How to build a membership website

Creating a membership website takes more planning than just selecting your favorite membership plugin. There's a lot to think about, if you're planning on running a successful business, selling memberships or premium content. In this article, we'll review some of those important steps that go into creating a strong foundation for your membership site. We'll…

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Create clickable hotspot maps in WordPress

In this article, I’ll show you how to create clickable hotspot maps in WordPress using the Image Hotspot plugin by DevVN. This is a lightweight plugin, without a lot of frills, and simply gets the job done. If you need to create a screenshot tutorial, or even a simple clickable map of locations, I recommend…

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How to use the Twenty Seventeen WordPress theme

WordPress 4.7 was recently released, and it ships with an all new default theme, Twenty Seventeen. Twenty Seventeen is a big departure from the typical blog or magazine style theme we've come to expect with WordPress over the years. Small business owners, or service type freelancers, can now enjoy a default theme which is aimed…

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Paid Member Subscriptions tutorial & overview

Just when I thought I wouldn’t see another membership plugin for a while, I mean, how many could there be — Paid Member Subscriptions came across my desk. The following tutorial is sponsored from the fine folks over at Cozmoslabs, creators Paid Member Subscriptions , and of a handful of other WordPress plugins.  So let’s…

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WooCommerce Overview Tutorial

The WooCommerce plugin makes for one heck of a powerful e-commerce WordPress website. With all of that great power comes with great responsibility...err...options. In this WooCommerce tutorial video, we'll review the early setup process that you encounter after installing the plugin. This isn't a step-by-step, highly detailed tutorial, but more of a broad overview of…

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