Why is WordPress so Popular? 5 Features That Make it so Great

Why is WordPress so Great?

Millions of websites use WordPress as their content management system (CMS) of choice. As of 2017, researchers believe WordPress powers nearly 29% of all of the sites on the entire Internet, including nearly 15% of the top 100 websites in the world. With so much popularity for one CMS, you may ask yourself: “Why is WordPress so popular? What makes it so great?” Continue reading –>

High-Performance WordPress Hosting with NGINX Reverse-Proxy Caching

WordPress Hosting with NGINX

InMotion Hosting’s new WordPress Hosting uses NGINX reverse-proxy caching to vastly improve site performance. Perfect for sites with moderate to high levels of traffic, it improves load times for visitors to your site. NGINX reverse-caching also greatly reduces the server resources needed to generate a web page. That allows a site to serve greater numbers of visitors and load pages in a fraction of the time. Faster load times mean higher conversion rates on transactional pages. They also improve visitor engagement and a site’s ranking in search engine results. With InMotion Hosting’s WordPress Hosting, your web page visitors will never have to wait around for your site to load again! Continue reading –>

3 Clever Ways to Offer Live Support to Your WordPress Site Visitors

Customer Support

When building a site to engage your customers, you actually want it to be able to interact with them. Sure, compelling words, pretty pictures, and entertaining videos can provide a lot of reasons for people to visit your site, but what if they need to talk to you? What if you want them to have a way to get an answer to their question right now, instead of a few days later (after you discover their email in your spam folder)?
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Comparing WordPress Hosting to Shared Business Hosting

WordPress Hosting versus Shared Business Hosting

When choosing between the power and performance of WordPress Hosting and the flexibility and price of Shared Business Hosting, many customers experience confusion. How do they compare? What makes them different? Is one better than the other, or is it just a matter of which product will best serve your needs? Continue reading –>

How to Set Up an eCommerce Website Using WordPress

eCommerce on WordPress

WordPress, the world’s most popular content management system, powers nearly 20% of the Internet’s websites. Once a simple blogging platform, WordPress has evolved into a powerful site building tool capable of meeting almost anyone’s needs. Among the most complicated sites to build on any platform, eCommerce sites rest firmly within the wheelhouse of today’s WordPress developer. So, how can you set up an eCommerce website using WordPress?
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10 WordPress Plugins that Online Business Owners NEED to Know About

WordPress Plugins Business Owners Need

With over 50,000 plugins in the WordPress repository (and just as many sold on various marketplaces), it is easy to become overwhelmed by the sheer number of choices available when you just need to find the right plugin. The following list should make things easier. These 10 useful, popular plugins include those that every WordPress user should at least know about, if not use every day. Continue reading –>

5 Things to Consider When Choosing a WordPress Theme

Choosing WordPress Theme

A surprising amount of work goes into choosing the right theme for any WordPress site. Granted, a few people just use one of the default themes that installs with WordPress without any further thought or effort. But, for those who actually care about the look and feel of their website and the user experience it delivers to visitors, choosing the correct theme takes some thought. Whether picking a theme for an existing site or building one from the ground up, consider these five things carefully before making your choice:
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How to Choose the Best WordPress Hosting

So, you have decided to build a website using the wildly popular WordPress Content Management System (CMS). You know you need to buy hosting services, but you do not know how to go about choosing one appropriate for what you want to do. Where do you begin? Is there something unique about WordPress hosting?
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InMotion Hosting Launches Major Improvement to WordPress Hosting Offerings

Launch of WordPress Hosting

Long an industry leader in web hosting, InMotion Hosting has taken steps to improve its services even more with its NEW WordPress Hosting, which provides a combination of hardware and software designed to further enhance speed, performance, and reliability of any WordPress site.
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