January 4th in Social Media by Wordpress Jedi . Pinterest is a very exciting community to be a part of. It is an online pin-board site you can use to keep track of interesting ideas and anything else you find on the Internet. The community is growing and has the potential to drive some traffic to your website. But you will need to get your site pinned a bunch before you start seeing some real traffic. Adding a “Pin It” button to your website goes a long way towards helping you get some attention on Pinterest.Currently Trending Themes5 WordPress Themes for Flower ShopsThankfully, Pinterest does have a “Pin It” button for you available to add to your website. You will have to make some changes to make it work though. Both horizontal and vertical buttons are available. You should define the site URL and picture for each pinned URL. The basic button is easy to install and works fine for those of you who want to add “Pin It” buttons to your website … [Read more...] about How to Add the Pinterest “Pin It” Button to WordPress
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July 20th in Wordpress Plugins by Wordpress Jedi . In the past couple of years, we have covered a number of awesome plugins you can use to add related and popular posts to WordPress. Adding related tweets, YouTube videos, and other similar content to your website is not that hard either. Wikipedia Widget is a simple plugin that allows you to perform Wikipedia searches and display the results on your site automatically. It can dig up related Wikipedia posts based on the title of each post on your site.Tip: 20 ways to drive more traffic to your siteThe plugin uses Wikipedia’s API to display search results on your website. This is a simple widget, so you can drop it to your sidebar or footer widget areas conveniently. Don’t want to rely only on post titles to perform searches? No problem. Wikipedia Widget lets you set a default search term. Webmasters have the option to limit the number of results that are displayed. The Wikipedia Widget plugin is fast and could … [Read more...] about How to Add Related Wikipedia Posts to WordPress
Last updated on March 27th, 2018 by Editorial Staff Do you want to build an auction site like eBay using WordPress? An auction website allow users to bid on products to purchase them. This allows you to maximize profits while selling unique products. In this article, we will show you how to easily build an auction site like eBay using WordPress without any technical skills. What Do You Need to Build an Auction Site Using WordPress? You will need the following things to make your own auction site like eBay using WordPress. A domain name (This will be your website’s name that people will type to find your site e.g. wpbeginner.com) A web hosting account (This is where your website’s files are stored) SSL Certificate (You need this to recieve online payments) An ecommerce addon (This will turn your website into an ecommerce platform) An auctions addon (This will add auction features to your website) Your undivided attention for 40 mins Yes, you can start your own auction … [Read more...] about How to Build an Auction Site like eBay using WordPress
SEO friendliness is one of the main reason why WordPress is so popular and widely used. Though the default WordPress setup is not perfectly optimized for search engines, you can make changes and make your WordPress SEO friendly within a couple of minutes; and you don’t have to be an SEO expert to do that. No matter, you are creating a blog just for fun or you are really serious about making money from your blog. An SEO friendly installation will definitely help you to create your reader base and help you drive traffic regularly from search engines like google. You must have seen some blogs getting high rank in search pages for almost every article they post while some struggle to get there. Though, the age of the blog, a number of quality backlinks, quality of content influence the rank to a huge extent, a well optimized WordPtress installation will surely help you to back your content and get to the first page of Google. As you install WordPress and create a new blog, there are … [Read more...] about How to Make Your WordPress Blog SEO Friendly
Adding multilingual functionality to your WordPress site is really easy these days. You don't have to go for any complicated development to translate your site to other languages any more. WordPress offers you number of method to translate your site to other languages. With ever evolving WordPress core and amazing plugins the process is much easier to create a multilingual site with WordPress. The default setup for any WordPress site comes in English language but there are many countries where the first language is not English and they will prefer a site with their own language. So, if you want your site to be useful for those audience you have to translate your site to languages they are comfortable in. Now-a-days, Google also offers user friendly language translation service and the Google translation plugin for WordPress will help you to use their service for your WordPress site which we will discuss later in the post. Many WordPress user thinks that they will have to create … [Read more...] about How to Create a Multilingual Site With WordPress.