Creating a WordPress theme is no simple task. But if you're like me, you'll find that it can be very rewarding and fun. In this article I am going to share some of the plugins that I use to make [...]
I have seen a few articles in the past about WordPress functionality plugins, but I still see a lot of people neglecting to use them when they should. In this article I will touch on what they are, when you [...]
Although I don't claim to be a designer myself, the world of web development goes hand in hand with that of design. One thing I appreciate as a developer (and an average internet user) is a friendly navigation menu. I [...]
Use easy type-in words to get WordPress to do just about anything you can dream up.
I've noticed when working on larger sites with multiple authors one of the most common things to slip through the cracks is setting a featured image. While this shouldn't break your theme, it can create layout inconsistencies or (shudder) broken images. Lucky for us, we can easily provide a fallback, and I'll tell you how.
These snippets are in no particular order, but they all modify WordPress' default behavior to accomplish a common task.
If you you've read my previous posts here on Search Engine People you have probably noticed that two things that I enjoy writing about are WordPress and Website Performance. With over 73 million sites running on WordPress it goes without [...]
Lazy Loading is the practice of loading or initializing an object only on demand. And with these plugins, your site can use the same advanced technique.
One of the hardest things to learn when it comes to working with clients, especially if you are freelancing, is how to efficiently manage your time and your projects. We have all had those projects that take six months to [...]
Three quarters of all visitors expect a website to load within 4 seconds, and that was in 2006! Other research conducted by Fiona Fui-Hoon Nah, suggests that the wait time is no more than 2 seconds! What does this mean for you as a website owner? The answer is pretty straightforward. You need to optimize your websites loading time, or else you will lose visitors.