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10 Non-Programmers Tips For Optimizing WordPress Site Speed

10 Non-Programmers Tips For Optimizing WordPress Site Speed

Site Speed is one of the very basic foundations for providing a good user experience. It is also a major factor in determining your ranking on search engines. Unfortunately, when it comes to WordPress loading time, there seems to be a lot of ignorance within the blogger’s community, with many blogs loaded much slower then they could be.
The good news are that there are many ways to speed up your WordPress site/ blog, and many of them do not require any coding whatsoever.
So if you’re a blogger or a webmaster, and you have a hard time dealing with complex PHP and FTP files, this article is for you!
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How To Create A WordPress E Learning Environment And Sell Your Video Courses Online

How To Create A WordPress E Learning Environment And Sell Your Video Courses Online

Preparing and marketing your E learning course material using Video lessons is a common practice these days, and its becoming more and more popular as bloggers realize that their knowledge is worth a lot of money. The difficult part is how to create the right infrastructure to support an e Learning environment that is organized, stable, and traceable? Our new Plugin CM Video Lessons Manager will help you pack all of your video lessons into an easy to use E learning environment where different lessons are grouped into courses. This will enable your students to navigate through each of your courses and lessons, sign up and get enrolled. You’ll also be able to set a price for watching the video course material using a payment system such as PayPal or other commonly used payment processors. Once a user has enrolled to one of your online courses, you’ll be able to track their progress using the plugin’s log & statistics module.

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How to Add Visualization Tools to your WordPress Blog

How to Add Visualization Tools to your WordPress Blog

In the past, WordPress was mostly known as a blogging platform, but as time passed, and with the evolution of WordPress, users began to find different ways in which the popular content management system can be utilized for their benefit. Many sites began utilizing the WP blogging functionality for a variety of purposes which go far beyond just displaying a blog. For example, some companies chose to list their services inside posts, while artists use it to display their creative work in separate categories. Retailers may choose to display their product catalog, and the possibilities of additional plugin-generated custom post types are endless.
The challenge: Not all themes are friendly to this kind of practice, so the question remaining is how to take those post types, categories and tags and display them in a way that makes them easily accessible to you readers?
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New Update to CM Micropayment Allows Granting EDD Discount Codes To Your Shoppers

New Update to CM Micropayment Allows Granting EDD Discount Codes To Your Shoppers

We are excited to roll out a new version of the CM MicroPayment plugin (1.2.3), which has more advanced and in depth integration with popular digital store platform Easy Digital Downloads.

Reward Your Shoppers With EDD Discount Codes

MicroPayments integration with the Easy Digital Downloads plugin now allows EDD store owners to grant Bonus points per each purchase made with the CM Micropayment gateway. All points granted to users are saved in their virtual wallets and can later be converted into EDD discount codes. This will encourage them to come back for more and turn visitors into returning customers!

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Smashing New Custom Reports Plugin Will Help You Improve Your Work Efficiency!

Smashing New Custom Reports Plugin Will Help You Improve Your Work Efficiency!

Track Your Team’s Effectiveness With the CM Custom Reports Plugin

There are many good reporting tools that can measure your site’s performance and traffic, The custom reports plugin focuses primarily on the performance of your team, and the content flow within your WordPress site. The plugin is an internal inspection and auditing tool to help you and your employees or partners work more efficiently and measure the flow of your data. It can also teach you a great deal about you and your team working habits and how they can be changed to save precious time. As you use the plugin over a period of time, you’ll be able to compare the results with previous periods and check for improvements. You may generate a custom report to tell you which users have been contributing content to your blog, how many revisions were made and by whom.

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How to Restrict Site Registration and Block Email Spam Domains

How to Restrict Site Registration and Block Email Spam Domains

The internet, and more so WordPress, is swarming with spammers who are dying to get their hands on your servers. Registering an account on your site is a relatively easy way for amateur spammers to brake into your system and use it as part of their spamming strategy. Whether human or bot machines, spammers would normally be using an email spam domain, therefore we cannot stress enough the importance of identifying those domains and blocking them in advance, which is relatively easy to do. If they catch you unprepared though, they can cause serious damage to your site.
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A Closer Look At CM Tooltip, And How it Can Help Bloggers Make Money Online

A Closer Look At CM Tooltip, And How it Can Help Bloggers Make Money Online

The CM Tooltip Glossary plugin was originally released in 2013, with the purpose of helping bloggers create a glossary of complex terms in their content that needed further clarification. Since then, we have made endless updates to the plugin, constantly adding new features and options which made it our most popular and best-selling plugin so far.
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What’s a WordPress Developer Anyway?!?!

What’s a WordPress Developer Anyway?!?!

This morning, as I was browsing through my Linkedin feed, I came across a rather surprising question, posted on a large WordPress developers group. At first it seemed like a trivial question, but having taken a moment of thought, I realized there was actually no definite answer, and became curious to see what responses people come up with.
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WordPress Plugins Help and Tutorials by CretiveMinds

WordPress Plugins Help and Tutorials by CretiveMinds

As WordPress users, we understand just how frustrating it can be when you’ve downloaded or purchased a plugin and you’re keen to use it, but can’t seem to figure out how! As WordPress plugin developers, we also understand just how easy it is to assume that everybody understands things like html, Ajax, and other commonly used web tools, when in fact, that knowledge is only reserved for some of our users, but certainly not all of them.
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