Custom Google+ Page Badge Plugin for WordPress Blogs

Google Plus Widget

  Update: Official Google+ badge is now out of preview with updated +1 count. Get it here. Google+ pages were rolled out recently and the blogger community is busy promoting their brand pages. In order to make it easy just like Facebook like box, Google is experimenting with what is called as Google+ Badge for pages. […]

WordPress Plugins to Display Android App Badges With QR Codes In Posts

WordPress Android Banner

There are hundreds of apps being published to the official Android Marketplace daily and as a blogger my eagle eyes are always on the app store. That being said, when it comes to review part of these apps, at times I see readers complaining about the lack of visibility of app download links placed on […]

WordPress Plugin to Backup Blog Files & Database to Dropbox

WordPress Dropbox Backup

Dropbox is the most popular cloud storage service out there that lets you backup and sync files with multiple devices. They offer a free 2GB storage space and with their referral system in place you can increase storage space in no time. And when it comes to blogging platform none can beat WordPress. Talking about […]

How to Easily Transfer Tumblr Posts to Self-hosted WordPress.org Blog

Tumblr to WordPress

Tumblr as a popular micro-blogging service makes the task of blogging easy for newbies. With a clean intuitive interface any starter can quickly get accustomed to it. Tumblr lets you easily share anything from text, photos, quotes, links, music, and videos which you can customize to your liking. But the problem arises when they can’t rise […]

BitNami- Quickly Install WordPress 3.1 on Windows, Linux or Mac OS

WordPress Windows, Mac, Linux

  Installing WordPress package locally on your computer for offline testing of themes, plugin, layout etc can be time-consuming be it Windows, Linux or Mac. The WAMP or LAMP configuration requires you to manually configure PHP, Apache and MySQL database on Windows and Linux respectively. While doing that will be a cake walk for programmers […]

Disable Admin Bar on Top of WordPress 3.1 Blogs

WordPress Admin Bar

With WordPress 3.1 update Automattic Inc. has introduced new features like Admin bar, Post Formats, Internal Linking etc. The Admin bar feature is an easily accessible toolbar like nav bar on top of WP 3.1 blogs which can be displayed on blog homepage or admin edit dashboard page. The Admin Bar includes links to Comments, […]

Download Free LifeHacker & Gizmodo Clone Theme for WordPress

Qawker WordPress

You might have already noticed the theme change on the Gawker media group sites including LifeHacker, Gizmodo and Kotaku. I am not going to debate on whether the new theme is better than their old one. This new theme is specially optimized for mobile devices. The theme is minimalistic and would look nice when from […]

WordPress Plugin to Add Dynamic Humans.txt File to Blog Root

Compixels Humans Text

By now you might be knowing what humans.txt file is and the idea behind this file. Over the years we have added robots.txt file to the root of our blogs and website for search engine bots to crawl successfully. If that was mandatory for SEO the concept of humans.txt is not for SEO but for […]

Count and Limit Words Using Post Title Counter WordPress Plugin

WordPress Plugin

It’s a known fact that Google displays only 60-65 characters of post title in Google search results page. So it’s a good practise to limit words or characters to 65. While you can manually count the characters in post title that is not recommended as it consumes time and is cumbersome. Obviously the next option […]

How to Automatically Generate QR Codes for Links on WordPress Blog Posts

WordPress QR code posts

With the advent of Android OS for smartphones the concept of QR codes took off in such a way that we know many apps for scanning Barcodes out there. Check our post on list of Barcode scanner apps for Android phones. The QR code technology became so popular that we started seeing them on all […]