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I love hallway chats. If you aren't familiar with them, they are done quite a bit at those WordPress-specific conferences we call WordCamps. I'm sure there are similar conversations at other conference, but hallway chats are widely popular in the WordPress space. So much so that I did a post on this … [Read more...] about Chatting in the Virtual Hallways with Tara Claeys and Liam Dempsey
Well, we are on day two and the BobWP Neighborhood is in full swing. Take a few minutes as I invite you into my neighborhood. … [Read more...] about Day Two of the Content Marathon. Welcome to My Neighborhood.
In this podcast, I'll be talking to Brent about WooCommerce, subscriptions and recurring income. He is the developer behind the subscriptions extension for WooCommerce and I wanted to pick his brain on the industry of eCommerce subscription sites, which have really grown over the years.I … [Read more...] about Subscriptions and Recurring Income with BobWP and Brent Shepherd
If you have used WordPress, you may have heard people talk about the WordPress "community." Or maybe you haven't. But if you have gone to a WordCamp, attended a WordPress meetup, or gotten involved in some other way, you probably know what I'm talking about.But wherever you are in the space, … [Read more...] about Diving Deep Into the WordPress Community with Andrea Middleton
It's a universal truth. As humans, we want to feel successful, loved, and satisfied with our lives. If there are ways to make our life better, most of us will jump at the chance. This is why we read books: to follow other people's lives, which gives us hope for our own.This is why we buy wrinkle … [Read more...] about 7 Pieces of Fiction Advice for Writing Dazzling Product Descriptions
Gutenberg. This isn't the first post or podcast you have seen on it, nor will it be the last.And unless you live deep in the woods, or are burrowed in some cave, likely you have heard something about this new WordPress editor that comes out in WordPress 5.0. Let's just say this. I think it's … [Read more...] about Gutenberg, WordPress and eCommerce with Morten Rand-Hendriksen
Food blogs. You gotta love 'em.In fact you may thinking of starting one yourself. It might be for several different reasons. But likely the big one? It's because you have a passion for food and you just gotta share it. Whether it's recipes or where to dine out, it's in your blood.There … [Read more...] about Dine with Shayda: Monetizing Your Foodie Blog
If you promote and host events on your WordPress site, having a plugin that gives you enough options and flexibility to cover all your needs is critical. That is where Event Espresso comes in. I have used a lot of different event plugins over the years, but I this one really impressed me.In this … [Read more...] about An Overview of the Event Espresso Plugin for WordPress
In this episode of the BobWP Neighborhood, we are turning the tables—big time. Instead of me chatting with my neighbor, I have invited Bud Kraus to come in and hit me with the hard questions. Or, in other words, ask me anything he wants to.I have known Bud for a while. We first met at a WordCamp … [Read more...] about Everything You Wanted to Know about BobWP but Were Afraid to Ask
If you use WooCommerce, likely there will come a time, for various reasons, that you need to export and import some or all of your WooCommerce data.In this post, I'd like to I show you how I moved my WooCommerce customers and subscriptions from one site to another. I'm not talking about … [Read more...] about How to Export and Import Your WooCommerce Customers, Orders and Subscriptions
A bit ago, I was on a podcast where we were talking advertising our WordPress services. It was an invigorating discussion between Roy Sivan, Bridget Willard, Shayda Torabi and me. (You can listen to it here.)On that podcast, I ended one of my thoughts with the comment that traditional … [Read more...] about Is Traditional Advertising Dying? And What is Meant by Traditional Anyway?