Facebook is everywhere and almost everybody is on it. Its popularity makes it a great tool to help us reach more people, to expand our audience and promote our work. It is a wise choice for anyone that wants to increase their visitors, customers or readers to integrate their site with Facebook. Today we’re going to take a look at some plugins that can help us with this task.
LinkedIn has become the number one social network for professionals. It provides great tools to help you promote yourself and your work, but also meet new people with similar skills and interests and make successful business connections. Considering the above, it might be beneficial to display your LinkedIn profile on your site to attract people’s attention to it. It can serve as a sort of “about the author” as well. Today we’ll see how you can display your linked in profile on your WordPress site.
A very good way to engage with your site’s audience is to make them a part of it. Allowing your users to submit their own work will not only give you unique and fresh content, which in turn will attract more readers, but will also create an active user base. People that come in to offer their views, ideas and material. Today we will take a look at plugins that allow you to accept front end submissions.
Pinterest has become a huge platform when it comes to image sharing. Whether you are interested in promoting your products, showcasing your work or just re-pinning your favorite stuff from other users, it’s a great tool in your social media arsenal. Naturally you would like to integrate it with your WordPress site in order to increase both your site’s and your board’s exposure. Today we’re going to take a look at some plugins to help you get it done.
If you are running a shop, an office or any other business with physical presence, you know it’s important that your clients can find you easily. A good way to achieve this is to prominently display your contact info on your site. Guess what! There’s a plugin for that!
Authoring on WordPress has become easier than ever so its very common to have multiple authors contributing on the same site. Multi-author sites need to help their authors be known and accessible to their audience. How can they achieve this? With author boxes. Adding a small section below each post or page with the author’s info, like bio, social profiles and avatar can help authors be more visible and readers get to know their favorite author better.
Continuing with our social media sharing theme, today we’ll shift our attention to Twitter. As an author you’d certainly want people sharing your content in social media, especially short and to the point snippets. Everyone loves quotes and Twitter is the perfect medium to deliver them to your audience. We have gathered three WordPress plugins that will help you create clickable quotes that can instantly be shared on Twitter. Let’s go!
Recently we posted an article listing our favorite Instagram plugins. We mentioned WP Instagram Widget as being our go-to solution when we need to display a feed on our demos. We like the plugin due to its simplicity and easy of use. However these do come at a price. The widget does not look pretty from the get-go.
Throughout CSSIgniter’s course we’ve always had a certain sweet spot for the music industry and everything related to the promotion of that market (as is evident from our very popular music themes both at Themeforest and on our own marketplace), albeit up until now mostly limited to theme development .
The idea of expanding into plugin territory has been floating around for a while, and during the past few weeks we’ve been working on creating a solid audio playing and playlist management experience for WordPress powered websites.