Category: Web Development

How to Write and Optimize eCommerce Product Descriptions: 6 Best Practices

Want to write better eCommerce product descriptions? Whether you have your own eCommerce store or you’re listing on Amazon or eBay, product descriptions play a big role in helping your products be more visible and converting visitors into customers. Long...

/ 26 May 2020

How to Cache Dynamic Content in WordPress

Caching is crucial for WordPress. It’s one of the primary ways to make WordPress sites load as fast as possible. Caching is what WP Rocket excels at. However, it’s not that easy to cache highly dynamic WordPress sites, especially those...

/ 21 May 2020

The Best WordPress Menu Plugins

The best WordPress menu plugins expand on the default custom menus already available in WordPress. Menus are an important feature of your website, one that serves as a guide for your visitors. In this post, we’ll recap some of the...

/ 16 May 2020

10 Best WooCommerce Shipping Plugins for Rates, Labels, Tracking + More

Looking for the best WooCommerce shipping plugins? Shipping is, quite obviously, an incredibly important part of every eCommerce store. You need to be able to calculate accurate shipping rates so that you control your costs. You need to be able...

/ 12 May 2020

Third-Party Scripts and How They Affect Performance

Third-party scripts add a wide range of useful features to your website, making it more interactive, dynamic, and interlinked. Features like analytics, ads, social media sharing buttons, video embeds — they’re all possible thanks to third-party scripts. Some of these...

/ 5 May 2020

The First Shift To Creating Recurring Revenue

As freelancers, we all face many of the same challenges and I love nothing more than to share the things I’ve learned along the way to help you grow your business. When I switched my focus to creating recurring revenue,...

/ 3 May 2020

Caching Plugins Are Key for WordPress eCommerce Websites: Q&A with Topher DeRosia

Some time ago, we told you about five web professionals who put WP Rocket at the core of their performance strategy. They showed us that using a powerful caching plugin is crucial to support conversion and make customers happy, whether...

/ 29 April 2020

10 Proven Ways To Improve First Contentful Paint (FCP) in WordPress

In early 2019, Google announced that they would evaluate a website’s speed ranking by focusing on two performance metrics: First Contentful Paint (FCP) and First Input Delay (FID). The websites are ranked as Fast, Moderate, or Slow based on the...

/ 21 April 2020

DDoS Attacks Explained: What You Need to Know to Prevent Them

Every growing website needs to be aware of DDoS attacks, and other common threats that can quickly take down an unprotected server. They can be devastating if you don’t know what’s going on or how to deal with it. In...

/ 17 April 2020

Google Data Studio Tutorial – Basics, Beginner Tips, Next Steps

A lot of running a successful site comes down to collecting, interpreting, and using data. Many people already use Google Analytics, Google Search Console, and Google Site Kit. But there is a new tool on the block, Google Data Studio....

/ 16 April 2020

Working From Home During COVID-19

Many small businesses are being jolted into a new direction of doing business. Sometimes for the first time ever people are working from home. Forced to make critical changes just to keep afloat, and it seems like we can’t keep...

/ 26 March 2020

A Review of Ghost Kit & Ultimate Addons for Gutenberg: Extending WordPress with Blocks

I’m changing it up a bit this week. Today, we’re going to review two plugins in one post Ghost Kit and Ultimate Addons. Not because they don’t each deserve their own post, but because I didn’t want you to wait...

/ 25 March 2020