So you’ve decided to run a charity site (or sites) through WordPress. That’s a completely reasonable decision you’re unlikely to regret. It’s free to use (great for operations working on limited budgets), extremely popular (meaning there’s a vast community to help you), and mixes solid templates with great customizability (so you can put as much work into it as you like).
It does, however, consign you to spend quite a lot of time getting to grips with how this hyper-successful platform works. Though it’s far from being the most complicated or hard-to-learn CMS out there, it isn’t something you can master right away — and since it wasn’t designed for charity sites in particular (originally being a blogging platform), there are steps you’ll need to take to make it your ideal online foundation.
In this post, we’re going to look at some actions you can take to make the most of the opportunities presented to you by WordPress. In the end, you should be able to cut your costs, improve your fundraising, and see various general improvements. Let’s get started. Continue reading How To Use WordPress For Your Charity Organization
The buzz about visual marketing for brands is true!
When it comes to getting a message across, nothing beats a ‘quality photo’. But what’s the reason behind it?
Well, the human brain is hardwired for visual content. This is why dedicating considerable time to optimizing the images for your website is a time well spent. Let’s dig in! Continue reading How to Optimize Image Quality Before Uploading to WordPress
WordPress 5.5 was released this month, and it is considered to be the second-largest update for 2020.
As always this update is filled with a lot of improvements, some you might like, others won’t have to do anything with you as such. This update mostly revolves around the latest WordPress block editor. Let’s check them out. Continue reading Handy New Features in The Latest WordPress 5.5 Version
WordPress is great to set up a blog or website quickly. However, launching a site doesn’t guarantee to get traffic to it. And with a lack of traffic, business websites will struggle, and private websites will very soon feel a lack of motivation to keep going… In fact, that’s probably why most bloggers fail and quit their blogs within the first three months.
Therefore, it’s essential to understand how to get traffic on a consistent basis. Continue reading Make people come back to your site with follow.it
WordPress powers a staggering number of pages per month, or roughly 35% of the internet. Despite its ubiquity on the web, there are many myths and misconceptions about WordPress that have stuck around since its humble beginnings in 2005.
To set the record straight, we’ve listed some of the most common WordPress myths. Let’s dive in. Continue reading Debunking WordPress Myths
Do you want to drive more traffic to your site from social media? With the right set of social media plugins on your WordPress site, you can get your content seen by a wider audience and increase the social media traffic to your site. Considering people spend an average of 2 hours and 22 minutes a day using social media, it would be a huge missed opportunity to ignore this traffic source.
Plus, adding social media plugins to your site is a great way to boost engagement with your existing site visitors too!
There are so many different social media plugins to choose from that it can be overwhelming for anyone trying to choose the best one. So, here are the top 8 social media plugins you can install on your WordPress site right away. Continue reading 8 Best Social Media Plugins for Your WordPress Site