When you see a recent announcement of a WordPress plugin hitting over 5 million downloads, and it's one that you have used over and over and over again, well, it catches you eye.That is the case of the Regenerate Thumbnails plugin via long-time WordPress developer, Alex Mills. It's been there … [Read more...] about How to Fix Thumbnails When Changing Your Online Store’s WordPress Theme
Often when new versions of WordPress plugins come out I have found that I seem to focus more on the smaller, less-mentioned new features. Maybe it's because I'm not wearing the hat as a true site owner using that plugin. Or perhaps I am looking at what it brings to the front end of your site and the … [Read more...] about Bringing an Added Touch of Media to Your WooCommerce Products
If you have been working with WordPress for any amount of time, you know that when you insert images you have size choices:Thumbnail Medium Large Full SizeThese sizes are set in your Settings > Media and if you upload an image that is smaller than any of those size, the larger … [Read more...] about Display All Available Image Sizes When Inserting Media in WordPress
In the past I have tried various image compression services because we use lot of photos and screenshots here on our site. I have always tried to optimize my images before I uploaded them, but still, I knew some of them could have benefited from further optimization, especially after performing a … [Read more...] about Optimize Your Product Shots To Speed Up Your WordPress Online Store
No matter the size of your online store, having good search engine optimization is critical to your success. Brick-and-mortar stores can count on location to win over their customers, but online competition presents a much larger challenge. Although this post is focused on boosting ecommerce SEO … [Read more...] about 8 Tips For Starting To Improve Your SEO on Your WooCommerce Online Store
Have you ever see a new plugin come out and thought to yourself, "Man, I could have used that one in the past." Well that is what happened when my friends over at Slocum Studio told me about their new, free WordPress plugin, Easy Support Videos. Perfect for Video Tutorials for Team Members or … [Read more...] about Embed Videos in Your WordPress Dashboard with Easy Support Videos Plugin
When creating posts and pages on your WordPress site or blog, you may insert an image and find out that your theme doesn't put a border around it. Or perhaps, you wouldn't want a border around every image. And certain images that are on a white background just seem to float on the page.Myself, I … [Read more...] about Adding a Border Around a Photo in a Post or Page in WordPress
In today’s post, we are looking at Regenerate Thumbnails, Users Insights and WooCommerce Smart Checkout.Regenerate Thumbnails This popular free plugin has been around for a long time and comes in handy. It's simple. If you have changed your theme and find that your thumbnails are now … [Read more...] about WordPress Plugins: Regenerate Thumbnails, Users Insights and WooCommerce Smart Checkout
Have you ever asked yourself that question?Let me give you an example. Between the blog here and Judy's, we have probably used hundreds of stock images. Some we were able to use free because of their licensing, others we purchased.In either case I never keep the originals. For the free ones, … [Read more...] about Where the Heck Did I Get This Stock Photo?
What Is Jetpack and Should You Use It? Jetpack is a single plugin with more than two dozen modules. Each module has a specific task that is typically found when you have a site on WordPress.com. Over the years, it has received a bad wrap from some developers and you may have already been warned … [Read more...] about All You Need to Know About the Jetpack Plugin for WordPress
Please Note. Since this post you are now able to add 3rd-party themes and plugins to WordPress.com If you have been thinking about using WordPress or have just started using it, this in-depth guide is for you. What Is the Difference Between WordPress.com and WordPress.org? WordPress.com vs. a … [Read more...] about A Guide For Beginners: What Is WordPress and Why Should You Use It?
Not too long ago Google removed, without any warning, the video snippets in the search results. Which was a bummer.But this extension continues to enhance the experience of sharing posts with video in them on social platforms like Facebook, Twitter and Pinterest. It also allows you videos to be … [Read more...] about Video SEO for WordPress Extension by Yoast