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How to Speed up WordPress

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Supercharge your WordPress websites Everyone likes speed! In todays world if your WordPress website is slow you’re going to be losing visitors. By making a few tweaks to your setup you can reduce your page loads times and increase the overall speed of your site. In this video I take you through some ideas on how to speed up your …

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WordPress Security Tips & Plugins for WordPress

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Top Tips to keep WordPress Secure WordPress is a great platform but it does sometimes get some flack for being “insecure”. The thing is, WordPress isn’t insecure, if you look after it. In this video I take you through some tips on how to ensure you don’t get hacked and you keep your site nice and safe.. Recommended WordPress Security …

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Take Event Bookings & Registrations with WordPress

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I’ve used many plugins that offer Event Booking for WordPress. Unfortunately the majority of these plugins, like event espresso, are far too complicated and bloated for most businesses. Other don’t have the basic features and functionality you’d expect, like a responsive layout and paypal support. In this video I take you through one of the best i’ve found. It offers …

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How to add Instagram Photos to WordPress

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One of my first videos was on how to add Instagram Photos to WordPress. That was nearly 2 years ago and the plugin I used then is no longer available now. Here’s the 2015 version which features the great free plugin, Enjoy Instagram. You’ll need you Instagram username and password so you can login and create some API keys. Don’t worry, you’ll …

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How to Add a Shopping Cart to WordPress

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Selling stuff via your website is really easy with WordPress. All you need to do is add the brilliant Woocommerce and you’re away. In this short video I take you through the basics of how to add a shopping cart to WordPress including installation, basic settings and adding a product. If you have a question, please leave a comment.. You Might …

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Favourite WordPress Plugins for 2015

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Here are my essential plugins for 2015. Includes Gravity Forms, Akismet, Woocommerce and more. Get the plugins mentioned: Gravity Forms – www.wpeagle.com/gravityforms/ Yoast SEO – www.wpeagle.com/yoast/ Woocommerce – www.wpeagle.com/woocommerce/ Google Analyticator – www.wpeagle.com/analyticator/ Easy Social Share – www.wpeagle.com/easysocialshare/ Leave your questions in the comments 🙂 You Might Like:The Ultimate Collection of Essential Wordpress PluginsThe Most Useful Wordpress Plugin in the …

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WordPress Maintenance Mode

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When you’re working on a site that’s on a live domain, you sometimes need to take the site offline to visitors. If your building a site from scratch on live hosting you’ll certainly want to restrict access until you’re ready. Using a maintenance mode plugin is an easy way to do this. In this video I take you through setting …

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How to Add Icons to a WordPress Menu

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Icons can add a little style to a WordPress menu. In this WordPress tutorial video I take you through installing a free plugin that makes it very easy to insert them into any menu you like. You can get the plugin here. You Might Like:No Related Posts

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How to Add Image Maps to WordPress

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An image map is when you place markers or clickable areas on top of an image. This is really useful for things like maps or diagrams that need some interactive labels. In this video I take you through setting one up. For this example i’ll be adding pins to make of the USA. Get the plugin here: https://www.wpeagle.com/imagehotspot Heres the features …

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How to add a Ninja Opt-In Popup to WordPress

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By adding a Popup to your Website you can increase the number of visitors that sign-up for your newsletter. In this video we install the premium plugin Ninja Popups and configure it to show a stylish message when a visitor leaves the website. I’ve recently added it to WPEagle.com and have been pleasantly surprised with the results. Here’s the listed features …