10 Mobile Apps You Can’t Resist Installing as a WordPress Blogger

With sophistication getting added into today’s mobile devices, it isn’t surprising to find more and more people relying on these hand-held devices for performing even the very small tasks. Even the website owners/bloggers haven’t been unaffected by the growing dependency on smartphones and smart tablets. Continue reading “10 Mobile Apps You Can’t Resist Installing as a WordPress Blogger”

5 Free WordPress Alternatives for Self-hosted Websites & Blogs in 2015

When we talk about building a website or hosting a blog, the top option that comes back as a suggestion is to build it with WordPress. WordPress powers majority of websites and blogs on the internet however it’s not the only option you have available. In this post, we take a look at some of the modern WordPress alternatives we have in the year 2015. Continue reading “5 Free WordPress Alternatives for Self-hosted Websites & Blogs in 2015”

How to Restrict Comment Spam in WordPress without Captcha

There are many ways to deal with comment spams in WordPress, many of which involve using a Captcha to detect bots against humans. In this post, we will see, how we can restrict comment spam on WordPress blog without relying on Captcha plugins. The plugin we will be using is free and requires no additional setup. Read on to find more. Continue reading “How to Restrict Comment Spam in WordPress without Captcha”

Essential Free Plugins to install with WordPress in 2015

So you decided to start a new blog in 2015 and installed WordPress. But where to go from there? How about starting by installing some of the essential WordPress plugins? Find below a complete list of absolute essential WordPress plugins as well as some good to have WordPress plugins to install in 2015. Continue reading “Essential Free Plugins to install with WordPress in 2015”

How to Display Tweets in your WordPress Post

Quoting tweets in a blog post is a common practice and you may have seen embedded tweets in many blog posts and news articles. In this post, let’s see how easily we can include a tweet and display it in a WordPress blog post. You won’t even need to play with any kind of embed code for doing this. All that is required is having access to the Tweet URL. I have included screenshots for illustration wherever necessary. Continue reading “How to Display Tweets in your WordPress Post”

10 Free Modern & Responsive WordPress themes for Bloggers

While selecting a theme for your blog, you might want to pick a theme with fancy elements but do you really need it? It will just distract people from reading your content. Simple, clean designs tend to deliver a better user experience. Plus your website should also adapt to the size of the user’s screen, be it desktop, tablet or mobile phone to succeed with today’s constantly-connected consumers. Continue reading “10 Free Modern & Responsive WordPress themes for Bloggers”