How to Add a Sticky Bar to Your WordPress Site

April 16, 2019 No Comments

Adding a sticky bar to your WordPress site can benefit your blog or business in a number of ways. First, what is a sticky bar? A sticky bar typically refers to a fixed navigation menu on a webpage that remains visible and “sticks” in the same spot as the user scrolls down or moves around your site. This makes navigating your website easier for your visitors. But, did you know there’s another type of sticky bar you can add to your website?

How to Add a Private Store to WordPress

March 11, 2019 No Comments

WooCommerce is one of the most powerful ecommerce solutions available in the web development industry. It’s also one of the most popular with a usage rate of 21% among the top 1 million (out of 9.1 million) ecommerce sites on the web, the highest of any platform in this category, according to BuiltWith. This is largely due to WooCommerce’s open-source nature, which allows it to be one of the most versatile options out there when it comes to building an online store.

Getting Started with Creating an Online Course

February 25, 2019

Creating an online course is one of the most challenging ventures you’ll face with your blog. It’s a large project that takes a lot of planning and will add dozens of new tasks to your workload. With that said, it’s also one of the most rewarding ventures you’ll face. It offers a way for you to turn your most avid readers into customers and turn part of your audience into a community of students. It’ll also give you a chance to start generating revenue from your own products rather than someone else’s.

How to Turn Your Blog into a Membership Site with WordPress

November 5, 2018 No Comments

Many blogs generate thousands upon thousands of revenue per month through such methods as affiliate marketing, sponsorships and advertisements. However, it’s important to note that a blog is simply a form of content marketing you can use to drive customers to your business. It is not a business on its own. One single change to Google’s algorithm or the loss of a sponsor can wreak havoc on a business built as a blog. A much smarter route involves creating a product of some sort and using your blog to drive traffic toward it. A membership site provides one way to do just that.

How to Password Protect WooCommerce Categories

October 17, 2018

WooCommerce is one of the most versatile ecommerce platforms available in the web development industry. You can use it to build just about any type of ecommerce experience imaginable. Product categories are no different, and in this post, we’re going to show you how to use a plugin that allows you to keep WooCommerce categories hidden by locking them with passwords.

How to Start a Blog with SiteGround

September 18, 2018 No Comments

Blogging is a content marketing technique that shows no signs of slowing down, even as video marketing is on the rise. It’s the cheapest and one of the most effective marketing strategies you can implement in your business, and it’s even capable of being a form of business. A blog can help you build an audience of “raving fans,” earn passive income through affiliate marketing, earn even more revenue from your own products and even become an influencer in a particular niche. All you want to know, however, is how to get started.

How to Find Your Blog Niche

June 12, 2018 4 Comments

You may not realize it, but your blog niche plays a huge role in your blog’s success. It’ll help you determine who your audience is, which blog post ideas to focus on and which products you need to create. Most importantly, it’ll help you maintain focus as you plan out your editorial schedule and overall business and marketing strategies.

Video Hosting for WordPress: Platforms to Use, Video Player Plugins & More

May 30, 2018 No Comments

Video hosting for WordPress is a bit of a complex topic. There are a number of different paths you can take with it, multiple platforms you have to choose from and dozens of plugins you can use. It can be an intimidating step for your website, especially when you or your organization is ready to start adding video content to your content marketing strategy and you’re not sure how to get started on the technical side of things.