Categories: Plugins
WordPress Plugin:  Scrolling Text

Have you ever wondered how to highlight news, sales, or features on your website using scrolling text?

Inserting scrolling text on your site is easy - just use this WordPress scrolling ticker plugin.

What's a Scrolling Ticker?

Traditionally a 'news' ticker scrolls a single line of information continuously across the screen. They typically display current news items, or other bits of information. They're a nice way to display small snippets of continually updated information.

How Businesses Use Tickers

Many businesses (small and large) use tickers to display popular webpages, best performing posts, items on sale, new and featured products and services, policy changes, etc, etc. 

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Categories: Plugins,Security
Why You Need to Limit WordPress Login Attempts

Did You Know?

  • Google blacklists about 10,000 each day for malware and thousands more each week for phishing.
  • Your site could potentially get blacklisted if it’s compromised.
  • If your site is attacked and hacked, your online business will be dead in the water until all is resolved.
  • If you use WordPress for your business website, then it’s important to closely monitor WordPress security.
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Categories: Themes,Plugins,Marketing
3 Reasons Business Owners Choose WordPress

There are numerous platforms used to build websites, and each boasts its own benefit. Different platforms are used for specific purposes, so it can be confusing to decide which platform to use for your business.

WordPress is a number one choice because it will scale from beginner blogs to international companies.

Let's look at why WordPress offers the most flexibility and benefits for your online business. 

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Categories: Plugins
WordPress Plugin: Instagram Website Photo Feed

Do You Promote Your Business on Social Media?

This plugin gives you that extra edge over competitors by letting you display your Instagram feed(s) on your site. It works to:

  • Engage website visitors.
  • Increase session-time spent on your site.
  • Reduce bounce-rate.
  • Up conversion rates.
  • Extend social reach.
  • Build social trust.
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Categories: Plugins
WordPress:  Social Proof Plugins

What is Digital Marketing Social Proof?

According to Wikipedia:

“Social proof is a psychological and social phenomenon wherein people copy the actions of others in an attempt to undertake behavior in a given situation.”

Did You Know?

Data shows over 70% of online consumers look at a product review prior to making a purchase, and consumers are more likely to trust their peers over advertising when it comes to purchasing decisions. 

Social proof can take a variety of forms such as testimonials, reviews, number of Facebook fans, or the number of newsletter subscribers. Using Social proof on websites increases conversion rates, and encourages donations, downloads, comments, or any specific goal you put into place.

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Categories: Plugins,Security
WordPress Alert:  jQuery Issue May Break Your Site

Is Your WordPress Website Running Version 5.5 or Above?

If it is - your site may experience a fatal error caused by a jQuery conflict, preventing it from working as expected.

What is jQuery?

jQuery is a JavaScript library. A lot of the functionality in WordPress relies on jQuery, and many WordPress developers customize jQuery for their own themes and plugins.

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Categories: Plugins
Don’t Forget to Use the Pixel if Running Facebook Ads

Are you making use of Facebook ads?

If not, do you see Facebook ads in your future?

The Pixel is a beneficial element for businesses currently running Facebook ads, and for those who may run them in the future.

What is the Facebook Pixel?

The Pixel is a code that’s placed on a website to collect visitor data, and interacts with both your Facebook ads and your site. It allows you to see how people interact with your website after viewing your Facebook ad.

Viewing the collective data lets you easily track Facebook ad conversions, tweak ads for improved performance, configure targeted audiences for future ads, and define remarketing to those who’ve already taken action on your site.

The Facebook Pixel is for company owners who have a Facebook Business page.

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Categories: Plugins
WordPress Plugin: Donations and Fundraising

Collecting online donations has become an important function for non-profit organizations and charities, as well as businesses raising funds for special causes.

It’s important to utilize a multi-functional donation collection plugin on your WordPress site that:

  • Performs perfectly on mobile devices as well as desktops.
  • Supports payment gateways.
  • Auto-sends donor receipts.
  • Allows recurring donations.
  • Is user-friendly.
  • Is customizable for seamless website integration.

Not all donation plugins are easily configurable, and many lack customization options.

Here are a few of the most popular donation and fundraising WordPress plugins available.

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Categories: Plugins
WordPress Plugin : Site Kit by Google

Google makes everything easier with this one plugin, offering up metrics and insights from a variety of their tools - and letting you see how people are finding and using your website.

Active Installs: 900,000+
Cost: Free
Requires WordPress Version: 4.7 or higher 

Site Kit displays key metrics and insights from Google products. Check out the Google products that this plug in features.

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Categories: Plugins
WordPress Plugin: Virtual Event Management

Business owners and non-profit organizations have shifted to arranging meetings as well as professional and social events within a virtual environment.

Online events offer you a captive audience. Attendees are people who want to be there. They want to learn about your cause, your product, and/or your information. They absolutely want a part of what you’re offering.

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