Create A Beautiful Gallery With WordPress’ Jetpack Plugin

Create A Beautiful Gallery With WordPress’ Jetpack Plugin

With each update to Wordpress, the features get better and better. The Jetpack plugin by the creators of Wordpress is the same way. One of the recent additions to the Jetpack plugin turns the boring stock Wordpress gallery feature into something useful and potentially beautiful. For a few years, I have been a huge proponent of NextGen Gallery for creating image galleries on Wordpress. I find myself with less use for the additional plugin overhead when nice galleries are so easy to come by with features in the Jetpack plugin that I'm already…Read more
Be Ready For Mobile Traffic With WordPress Mobile Pack

Be Ready For Mobile Traffic With WordPress Mobile Pack

As well as I keep up with the emerging technologies, I'm relatively new to the mobile tech scene. Only recently have I been able to get a Palm Treo, and while it's far more intelligent than what I'm used to, it's a far sight from an iPhone or Android. As I haven't been browsing my websites on a mobile platform, I often forget to make my sites or themes mobile friendly. According to Mobile Crunch, as of early in 2010, Apple has sold 51.15 million iPhones. Android smart phone shipments grew 886% year-on-year…Read more
Make WordPress Posts That Expire

Make WordPress Posts That Expire

I don't dig through my old stack of newspapers at home to read the news. Maybe do the crossword, but not read the news. After about a week, the news has become a historic record, not news. Once in a while, I'll search for something online that has popped up on Twitter of Facebook. Something new and current. More than once, I've chosen a link that looked relevant but found an article written years ago about something similar, but completely outdated. If you would like to avoid this problem for your visitors on…Read more