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Top 5 Themes of Wordpress for News and Magazines

News and magazines offer a worthwhile choice for creating one’s own news or magazine website along with revenue earned from affiliate advertising and marketing. These are considered to be one of the desired WordPress themes, as they do let the individual to take complete care of an excellent post quantity on a particular page, but in a pleasant and organized manner for the guests. Importance of considering WordPress themes These are regarded to be an excellent resolution for both medium and compact type of business establishments, who are interested to publish their very own content materials regularly. WordPress is actually a reputable platform that has been helping the site owners to carry on various activity types like providers, blogs, galleries, portfolios and much more. It also presents various positive aspects to the enterprise owners. Also, one can boost a close dialogue with the consumers and potential prospects and also market the latest events and solutions. Availability of WordPress Themes There are a variety of WordPress Themes that are easily available. Some common among them are news and magazine themes. As they are quite powerful, they are sure to offer plenty of facts and information in an easy way. Also, there are...
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A Quick Review For My top 12 WordPress check list

Hello, and welcome to my Wordpress Marketing Tips post. In this post, I reveal some of my best proven traffic strategies that you can use them right away. 1. Use the URL shortening service provided by WordPress Although, services directed at shortening URLs are not always safe, WordPress offers a safe service that you can rely on to take care of bots and spam. You can shorten your URL and use it with greater ease. 2. Use embedded features, videos and images to attract traffic Do not use only endless textual content on your blog. Infuse it with audio and video features to make it more attractive and appealing to your readers. There are many plugins and applications online that you can download and use. 3. Track what people think and say about your blog elsewhere You can keep a track of what people say about your blog on their own websites or other social networking platforms. You can do this with the help of extra plug-ins integrated with your blog. 4. Allow users to email the content from your website If you want to ensure better traffic in future, you should make it easy for visitors to share your...
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WordPress SEO and Links

WordPress has some tremendous advantages built into it as far as search engine optimization goes. Some of the most important features have to do with how you structure links. Remember, when you put up a good article, the ideal situation is that people will read it, like it and then link to it. You'll also want search engines to be able to link to your content easily, which means that the titles of your articles should relate to their content, as should the links that actually lead to them. WordPress actually makes these goals quite attainable. Permalinks Because most people do use WordPress in this manner, we'll go ahead and assume that you're putting your content up on a blog that you regularly update. The links to individual articles are referred to as permalinks. If you go to your Settings menu and then to your Permalinks menu, you'll see several different options as to how you want to structure your permalinks. Choose the entry named "Post name". This ensures that the link to your post has the same words in it as the name of your post, which is the entire point of taking all that time to work with keywords....
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A guide to enhance the performance of WordPress Site

Today, WordPress is one of the best open source blogging tool available.  But, the main issue amongst bloggers and website owners is that they somehow miss the knowledge of basic tools and methods, which can transform their WordPress site. They don’t know how to use the technology provided by WordPress to enhance the overall feel and effectiveness of their site. Here are some points which when followed can result in substantial improvement of your site.  Select the right theme:  Selecting the most apt website theme is the first step towards improving your website and making it more effective. Choosing a streamlined theme like those from Premium WordPress template can really enhance your website as they are not just beautiful but have a high performance too. They are easy to use and even load fast. Select Hosting as per need:  Most significant aspect of website is its hosting. Many people think that free hosting is cheap and therefore don’t opt for a paid hosting service. But here too a good host gives and added edge to the website and its appeal. One thing, which should be kept in mind is that hosting plan should be decided after evaluating and analysing the probable...
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3 Wordpress Tips that Could Save You From Disaster

It seems like everyone is interested in creating their own website these days, doesn’t it? You hear all of these stories about how much money people make, and you just think to yourself: “I want to be a part of that! I’m doing it!” Then you cast yourself out on a plane of uncertainty. You have no idea what you’re doing, but you’re still determined to make it work. This is what the average Wordpress website builder is thinking about and encounters. But it’s this very thing that could cast into the depths of despair. You will quickly realize that everything is not bubblegum and rainbows. But don’t let that stop you. Here are three tips to keep you from jumping into the deep end: Shop Around for Themes Don’t use free themes. Just don’t. They’re not worth your time, and they look terrible usually. Since you’ll likely have this website for quite some time, you want it to look as good as possible. And for $30 or so for a theme, it’s worth every penny. Don’t cheap out on a proper web design. And it will be easier to control as well. Do Regular Site Maintenance It’s still a real...
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3 Ways to Keep Your Wordpress Site Ahead of the Curve

Wordpress has quickly become one of the most-used platforms to build websites with, and it’s not just by error, either. You see, Wordpress offers users the chance to customize their websites (and build them from scratch, essentially), which would not have happened otherwise. In fact, Wordpress gives anyone the chance to create beautiful and functional websites without the need for a web design or coding background. Since most people couldn’t code in Java or C++ if their lives depended on it, Wordpress offers all the bells and whistles of a nice site without having to slave through textbooks and what might as well be Chinese to most people. While creating and setting up your own personal Wordpress site is fairly simple, there are things you should know to take full advantage of your time. Here are three great ways to make your Wordpress stand out from the rest: Research What the Market is Using in Terms of Plugins If you don’t know what a Wordpress plugin is, start Googling right now. It’s essentially a way to enhance or tweak your Wordpress site, and all you need to download the plugin and upload it to your site directory. Done. It’s super easy....
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Blogging Mastery Infographic

Blogging is the idea of writing publicly on the World Wide Web. A blogger can write about anything, from news to ethics to parenting to fashion to ones daily living. There are many blogs on a large number of subjects, what you may decide to blog about is up to you, but it is suggested you write about things you are knowledgeable and/or passionate about. Blogging can even be an online diary for others to read. Perhaps you have adventures or experience you desire to share with the world, then a blog is a perfect place for you. Click Thumbnail to Enlarge There are many online blog building sites to help you get started. Many of them offer free blogs, with the ability to upgrade to a premium member for a fee. As the world becomes more connected through the Internet, blogging is becoming more and more common. So you may think why should I blog when there are so many other blogs? Here are some reasons: 10 Reasons to blog Blogging can connect you with the world & you never know who is reading your blog Blogging allows you to...
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Security Tips for Bloggers

A blog can easily be hacked if the proper security measures are not taken. Depending on what platform a blog is hosted on might make it more susceptible to attack. If the blog is self hosted, not on Blogger or WordPress.com, it's definitely more vulnerable. The personal information of the blogger and its subscribers is at risk. The good news is that there are plenty of security steps a blogger can take to protect their site. Most of the tips are very basic and can be done by anyone. Other tips might require a little bit of coding know-how to make the necessary changes. And remember security isn't just a one-time thing, it's important to stay aware of current security threats and make changes as the security threats morph. Software Updates Staying current on the latest software updates for your blog is essential to its security. Take WordPress for example, they're always looking for ways to improve the structure of WordPress. Part of those upgrades include the most up-to-date protections against hackers who are constantly trying to break in and do damage. WordPress has an automatic upgrade option. Anytime a new plugin is released it can be automatically downloaded and upgraded on your blog....
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20 Wordpress Tips for Your Success

If you want successful results from blogging, you need to have a strategic plan. The first step of your strategic plan should include which blogging platform you are going to use. As you know, the most widely used blogging platform is the WordPress blogging platform. Below you will find my favorite 20 WordPress tips that will help your blogging become more successful.  1. Linking from Post Titles Instead of creating a new post to just tell your users to visit another site, use Page Links To plugin to link users to external pages from your post title. 2. Using Dynamic Sidebars If you think that using standard sidebars is boring, use dynamic sidebars which are more engaging and which display only relevant content on a page. 3. Changing the Default Gravatar The default gravatar can be annoying for your users and may conflict with your branding. So change the default gravatar and create a branded comment section with your own logo. 4. Associating Multiple Authors with a Post If you have a multi-author blog and have posts that multiple authors have contributed to, use the plugins Co-Authors or Co-Authors Plus that associate multiple authors with a post. 5. Notifying Users with...
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