GeneratePress + GP Premium Review (7 Reasons to Switch)

GeneratePress review (and GP Premium)

GeneratePress is a combination of a free, lightweight WordPress theme and a premium plugin. This plugin allows you to add essential features, but only the features that you actually want to use.

This makes GeneratePress not only lightweight, but also powerful and versatile. In this review I am going to be explaining what I like about GeneratePress as a WordPress theme solution, and why I think you should use it too.

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WordPress Tags and SEO (Why You Should Not Use Them)

WordPress Tags and SEO

WordPress Tags, some love them and others strongly dislike them. I belong to the second group.

When I started blogging though, I used to create multiple random tags each time I published a new blog post. And as I got older and wiser, I’ve learnt to step away from using WordPress tags.

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How to Speed up Your WordPress Blog with a3 Lazy Load

How to use the a3 Lazy Load Plugin

I personally don’t stress about page speed as a ranking factor at all, but I do care about user experience. And a good way to improve user experience is by lazy loading the images on your website.

By far the best WordPress plugin to lazy load images is a3 Lazy Load. In this article I am going to show you how you can configure this plugin in 5 minutes and have a faster loading website straight away.

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WordPress Category Pages and SEO (How to Optimize Categories)

WordPress category pages and SEO

Perhaps one of the most neglected parts of WordPress blogs is the good old category page. Whenever you navigate to a category page within a blog or website, chances are it’s not much more than a list of the latest blog posts within that category.

And worse, often the title of that category page is something along the lines of “Category Name Archives”.

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Thrive Themes Review (5 Reasons to Make the Switch)

Thrive Themes review

Having used several Thrive Themes products for my websites over the years, I thought it would be good to write a review about their WordPress themes, page builders and plugins.

I can honestly say that discovering Thrive Themes several years ago was a turning point in my online business. Things have evolved since then, but I am still a happy user of various Thrive products.

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Best WordPress Blogging Tools for Beginners and Pros

Best WordPress blogging tools for beginners and pros

The Internet is overcrowded with WordPress blogging tools, services and other goodies designed to make your life as a blogger easier.

With so many options available, it’s tough working out which ones you should use and which ones you should avoid.

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How to Start a WordPress Blog (Complete Guide)

How to start a WordPress blog

Ready to start a brand new WordPress blog, but not sure how to go about it?

Feeling overwhelmed by all the information you’re reading online, and really not sure where to start?

In this article, I am going to take you through the process of starting a blog, step by step, from registering a domain and setting up hosting, to publishing your very first blog post.

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15 Best WordPress Themes for Writers and Authors

Best WordPress themes for writers

Writers can use a WordPress blog to not only write and publish their work online, but also to potentially sell their books. Choosing a good quality WordPress theme is essential when setting up your brand new website.

A theme used by writers and authors typically has a simplistic look and feel, without the unnecessary and distracting bells and whistles. You may also need a store attached to your blog, in which case you would need to search for a theme that, for example, is compatible with WooCommerce.

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