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Mailgun + MyMailHow to use Mailgun with MyMail the newsletter plugin for WordPress?

Like most of you I use MailChimp to publish newsletters and for the management of my mailing list. If the number of subscribers becomes bigger it's often better (cheaper) to use a WordPress plugin like...

JustFit WordPress Theme, Beyond the Screenshots

Today is the first in what will hopefully be a series of reviews of some of the popular professional WordPress themes that have caught Olaf's attention. Neither of us are being compensated for these reviews...

Don't use AkismetWhy We Don’t Use Akismet

There was a time that Akismet was the go-to weapon against comment spam on WordPress sites. Unfortunately, we don't think it has kept up with the threats that web developers face, it makes mistakes and...

WordPress image sliderHow to build a WordPress image slider

Our last article about the Meteor slides plugin was about how to use the plugin for your WordPress website and doesn't require any programming skills. My article today is about building a WordPress image...

Slideshows in WordPressMeteor Slides – Simple Slider Plugin

Image sliders seem to be the cool “in” thing that everyone wants. They’re splashy, flashy and do make a big visual impact. However, all that splash and flash often comes with the costs of a slower...

WordPress Category Page5 Steps to turn WordPress category pages into a landing page

Several years ago Olaf taught you how to change Wordpress category pages into a landing page. Back then, it was more complicated and required editing a number of files. Thankfully, WordPress and a pair...

WordPress Plugins

  • Google XML Sitemaps
    This plugin will generate a XML sitemap which will help search engines like Google to index index your blog. Using the plugin settings it’s possible to decide which part of your WordPress site is inluded or not.
  • MailChimp Subscription Plus
    Increase the count of new subscribers for your blog or website by using MailChimp and some professional subscription form.
  • Ajax Contact Form
    An easy to use Ajax contact form with (optional) advanced email address validation provided by Mailgun.

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