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5 Simple Reasons You Do Not Want Too Many WordPress Plugins

How many WordPress plugins should you have on your site? There are thousands upon thousands to choose from, for every conceivable tweak or addition to your WordPress website.

It’s great for options and for extending WordPress’s already versatile and powerful abilities. You can transform your site and add amazing capabilities.

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Easy Ways To Show Your Social Shares With WordPress Plugins

We are social animals. Humans take cues from each other, look to each other for ideas and recommendations and co-operate. Even though the internet sometimes gets separated from “real life” all those facts still hold true. And we can use them online with powerful effect.

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32 of the Best WordPress Plugins For Photographers To Share Images

So you’ve got yourself a stunning photography website or portfolio to display your work and attract new clients. Now you need to get your work out there and share your images across the web.

We’ve got a selection of 32 of the best WordPress plugins for photographers. Everything you need to share your images, organise your galleries, automate your site and get tonnes of social shares.

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17 months after removing all my plugins from CodeCanyon

It’s now 17 months since I removed my plugins for sale on CodeCanyon, it feels like a good time for an update today, but why today.

Well, apart from having some time to write this post, it’s also the last weekend before annual renewals start to trigger – which would mean any comparison would be swayed away by renewal income coming in (and that is worthy of a post in it’s own right!)

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The Busy Marketer’s Guide to Huge Social Media Image Shares

A picture is worth a thousand words and the rise of some of the biggest social networks have been built on images. Snapchat’s meteoric rise was from its unique take on sharing photos and its current struggles are because everyone else hopped on the bandwagon so quickly.

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How To Use Polls for Increasing User Engagement

One of the best ways to increase audience engagement is by asking your audience questions. Who doesn’t like to be asked their opinion on something? Being opinionated is being human. By asking a reader for their opinion, you are giving them the impression that their opinion is important to you.

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What Are The Best WordPress Plugins Musicians Should Use?

A musician’s website has to do a lot. You don’t know whether your visitor is a long time fan or someone who just heard you for the first time a minute ago on Spotify and googled you. You’ve got to sell albums, provide samples, list your upcoming gigs, blog about what you’ve been up to, flog some merchandise, connect with fans and all that.

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18 of the Best WordPress Plugins For Amazing Ecommerce Sites

Online shopping is the beating heart of the internet. Billions are spent online each year. Want to get in on that?

You too can compete with High Street legends for customers. But you don’t need their budget or huge IT departments. In fact, those profits are falling thanks to online competition.

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How to offer amazing customer support without a large team

Does the thought of checking your support email or ticket system fill you with dread?

Receiving support requests is good because it means you actually have customers…but unless you have the budget for a dedicated support team, every second that you spend on support is time that you can’t spend improving your product or reaching new customers.

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External URL Link as Featured Images

There’s one thing that has been bugging me for a while about WordPress and featured images.

What’s that one thing? It’s how hard it is to set a featured image from an external link.

Mike @ Epic Plugins

It’s 2017 and this still isn’t easy to do. So I wrote a plugin to make this easy for you!

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