December 6th in WordPress Themes by Wordpress Jedi .
Churches and religious organizations need to have an online presence. Many of these organizations raise lots of money online for their cause. If you plan to follow a similar approach, you need to make sure your website looks good. Evangelist for WordPress is a good looking theme for church, charity, and prayer group sites. Evangelist has a responsive and clean design.
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December 3rd in Wordpress Plugins by Wordpress Jedi .
The theme and plugins that you install might have vulnerabilities that could be used to seriously harm your website and business. Cross-site scripting attacks are particularly nasty. There are many ways to stop them but most people don’t take action before it is too late. For starters, I do encourage you to keep up with top WordPress security blogs to make sure you catch vulnerable plugins early. These 5 XSS plugins could also help make your website more secure:
Sucuri: Sucuri has been one of our favorite WordPress security services for quite long time. You can install this premium plugin to harden WordPress fast. The CloudProxy service offers you even more protection. Not cheap but worth the money for established businesses. [click to continue…]
November 14th in Theme Lists, WordPress Themes by Wordpress Jedi .
As more businesses get serious about social media, we are seeing more people pursue a career in the field of social media marketing. Whether you are starting your own agency or want to be a part-time consultant, you need to have a good looking website for your business. Here are 10 social media marketing agency themes you can use to give your site a makeover:
Grind: a responsive Genesis and Thesis theme for business sites. It is easy to customize and has tools and templates to make your life as a marketer easier. [click to continue…]
November 2nd in Wordpress Plugins by Wordpress Jedi .
We have all dealt with WordPress search in the past. It might work fine when you are getting started. But you are going to need additional tools and scripts to offer the best search experience on your established website. Have you ever wanted to allow your visitors to search through comments on your site? These 3 comment search plugins have you covered:
Relevanssi: a better search solution for WordPress. Replaces the default search with partial-match search and sorts results by relevance. You can search comments, tags, categories and custom fields. [click to continue…]
October 24th in Wordpress Plugins by Wordpress Jedi .
We keep hearing about WordPress sites getting hacked frequently. The mere fact that WordPress is a very popular content management system makes the sites running on it a target for hackers. We have covered plenty of ways you can go about hardening WordPress. You may also want to think about hiding certain information about your site. Hiding the WordPress login page, version, and other features might keep hackers at bay. Here are 5 plugins you can use to hide WordPress features:
Hide My WP: hides the fact that you are running WordPress. It hides various WordPress specific features to make it harder for hackers to mess with your site. You can change permalinks, hide your login page, and do a whole lot more. [click to continue…]
September 23rd in WordPress Themes by Wordpress Jedi .
Many independent authors are now using platforms provided by Amazon, B&N, and Apple to bring their work in front of millions of people. As long as you can write, there are plenty of ways to get your book online these days. You do need to have a website for each book you publish to promote it aggressively. These 7 WordPress themes work just fine for e-book sites:
Publisher: a mobile-friendly theme powered by Tevolution and compatible with WooCommerce. It offers:
- responsive design
- unlimited color options
- automatic updates
- customizable homepage
- Digital Download add-on and WooCommerce support
- professional look [click to continue…]
September 16th in Theme Lists, WordPress Themes by Wordpress Jedi .
App development is one of the best ways to make money online these days. You do need to know coding and have great ideas to succeed. Promoting your apps online aggressively is also very important. We have already covered plenty of themes that work for app mini-sites. These 10 WordPress themes could work well for app portfolio sites:
Grizzly: a responsive WordPress theme with everything you need to promote your apps. You get:
- multiple styles
- sidebar generator
- various icons
- 7 custom widgets
- translation support
- custom login / branding [click to continue…]