WP Engine just notified me that they are running a special promotional offer which will give you a minimum of $174 in total savings towards an SSL upgrade. This offer is suitable for users who want to switch to WP Engine performance hosting as well as add SSL to their hosting plan.
If you are looking to start a new website or blog WordPress is the way to go. WordPress makes your life easier by allowing you to manage content. In my opinion its the future of content management system. I don’t think there is any other web publishing platform that comes even close to it.
Halo is a child theme for Twenty Thirteen WordPress theme. This theme was designed to change the default date displayed for your content. Instead of the “published date” it shows the “last updated/modified date”. This is very useful if you are maintaining a blog and regularly update your old content.
Videojs plugin allows you to embed video files anywhere on your WordPress site using the Videojs HTML5 player. You can embed videos in a post, page or text widget using shortcodes. The videos can be played on a desktop, tablet or mobile device.
Fifteenify is a child theme for Twenty Fifteen WordPress theme. I designed this theme to customize the date displayed on the front end. Instead of default “published date” it only shows the “last updated date”. This is very useful if you regularly update your old content.
WordPress plugin directory is a great resource for free WordPress plugins. As I was browsing the repository I found 10 WordPress plugins that have the highest number of ratings and downloads.
Google XML Sitemaps is a WordPress plugin which allows you to generate a sitemap for your website. The plugin automatically updates the sitemap whenever you publish a new post/page. It helps search engine crawlers discover new content as well as index your site more efficiently.
Simple Maintenance is a lightweight WordPress plugin which allows you to show a sleek maintenance page to the visitors while your website is undergoing maintenance.
One question I get asked a lot – “How can I protect music files and sell from my website?”. Well, it’s not a very hard thing to do. And if you have the right tool you should be able to do it very easily. Currently I’m using WP eStore plugin for selling digital goods (It’s a popular e-commerce software for selling online and I’m a big fan of it).