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Archive of posts published in the category: Plugin

Organize Series – plugin review

This entry is part 2 of 3 in the series Manage Post Series

This entry is part 2 of 3 in the series Manage Post Series I do not want to use a plugin, but the solution is to create a plugin. Organize Series is a stellar plugin! I use this one.  I like how it functions within…

An Introduction to WordPress Plugin Development

Simon Codrington covers the basics of what you need to know about building your own WordPress plugins and best practices for WordPress plugin development. Entire  article  from Source: An Introduction to WordPress Plugin Development  Please visit and share from the source. Are you…

WordPress: I Must Avoid These Plugins

This entry is part 1 of 1 in the series Plugins I Must Avoid

This entry is part 1 of 1 in the series Plugins I Must Avoid

Easily Understand and Improve WP Security

Quality WP security info.  Easy to understand fully and quickly because of the the graphics.  Not another loooong techno-babble article referencing things I never understood to begin with.  I have used a few of the security plugins recommended, they are solid choices – well…

Send Email in WP using the Gmail SMTP Server

Great info!  Gmail is more secure and reliable than WP email without the added issues.  This is the first part without the instructions for configuring the plugin and API, etc.  See the source link for more and to share this article. – me…

SiteOrigin CSS — WordPress Plugins

5 stars!  Very easy to use.  You can see the changes as you work.  Excellent developers, well-supported. SiteOrigin CSS is the simple, yet powerful CSS editor for WordPress. It gives you visual controls that let you edit the look and feel of your…

PushLive – Staging Sites to Live in One Click — WordPress Plugins

I have installed a WP MultiSite on Linux Mint 17.3.  I will explore this plugin.  I have not tried it out as of this post date. PushLive allows you to have a fully functioning staging site or Multisite environment for editing and development…

Page Builder by SiteOrigin — WordPress Plugins

5-star!  I love this plugin!  Very powerful and extendable with the widgets bundles – there are several, one by SiteOrigin others for SiteOrigin.  Or with any widget.  I use this for static home pages.  Though it will work for any site page and…

SiteOrigin Widgets Bundle — WordPress Plugins

5 stars.  These are robust, well supported, easy to use.  There are several other “widget bundles” designed by other developers to extend this one. A collection of all widgets, neatly bundled into a single plugin. It’s also a framework to code your own…

New Super-optimizing Plugin, Hummingbird

Scan your site for a full performance report and recommendations.

WordPress optimization can be tricky.  Especially for my sites.  I typically use a lot of plugins, so lots of scripts. Tons.  And I have a caching plugin that I love, Zen Cache.  I haven’t tried this one yet.  Given the source and the…