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Oracle Free Tier Setup

Free 24GB 4CPU Server – Free with Aapanel In this video we will be showing you how to set up a WordPress site on Oracle Cloud which is free forever! This is great for those who want to try out WordPress and see how it works and for those who just want a free site….

WordPress Live Chat Tawk

Live Chat for WordPress Free

Live Chat for WordPress (Free Plugin) with Tawk.to This is the best free chat plugin for WordPress easily! Today let’s set up live chat for free on WordPress, customize the chat widget and also set up a knowledge base to help with commonly asked questions. All in 10 minutes : Tawk.To Live Chat by tawkto…

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Cloudflare for WordPress

Cloudflare Optimization for WordPress (FREE method) Are you looking for a quick WordPress page caching method that really gives great results? WP Super Cache is a simple, easy to use plugin that will cache your WordPress pages for you automatically. It’s great for those who want a simple way to speed up their sites without…

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WooCommerce Checkout Field Editor

WooCommerce Checkout Field Editor Tired of the default WooCommerce Checkout? Learn to add your own custom fields, change the checkout names, change the checkout order, add custom placeholders, even change the type of inputs for the WooCommerce Checkout. WooCommerce  Checkout Field Editor (Checkout Manager) for WooCommerce by Themehigh I needed to add custom fields and…

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Peppertype A.I. Review

Peppertype A.I. Review No longer will i have to worry about writer’s block or getting distracted from my work, i can just rely on peppertype to generate new content that will have my readers coming back for more! Watch our YouTube review where we test Peppertype and create a blog post very quickly, despite choosing…

Rytr Review

Rytr Review

Rytr Review – A.I. Writer Content Generator and Writing Assistant The Rytr A.I. Writer Content Generator and Writing Assistant makes content creation a breeze and solves writers block. I love this tool. It’s affordable, easy to use and it’s helped me with my content creation. I’ve been blogging for years and it’s hard to come…

Zoho Email Setup

Zoho Email Setup Tutorial

Zoho Email Setup Tutorial Zoho is a great email service to make your life easier. If you use your email on a daily basis and if you’ve got a decent amount of emails to deal with, having a reliable and user-friendly email client is an absolute must. Zoho can be a great alternative to your…

Contabo Review

Contabo VPS Review

Contabo VPS Review I’ve looked at dozens of VPS hosts over the years, but have always ended up going with one of the big guys. I’m glad to have found Contabo. Their performance is similar to the big boys, but their prices are much lower. You can get a VPS with more resources for less…

Divi Tutorial

Divi Tutorial

Divi Theme Tutorial (Beginners Guide) Divi is a premium WordPress theme and is one of the most popular themes out on the market today. If you’re a blogger that’s looking to create stunning websites for your business then Divi is the right fit for you. This blog will show you why Divi is one of…

WordOps Setup Tutorial

WordOps Setup Tutorial

WordOps Setup Tutorial In this tutorial, we set up a cheap VPS server, with a high performance optimized WordPress setup. Previously, this used to be something only a professional back end dev could really do. However, the WordPress community have created an excellent tool called WordOps which automates much of this process. You can try…

Black Friday Specials 2020

Black Friday Specials 2020

LearnDash. LearnDash is offering a 50% discount on all plans! Starts at 7am Friday, Eastern Time. Coupon code: BF2020 (for Nov. 27th, 7AM-4PM EST Only)Coupon code: CM2020 (for Nov. 30th, 7AM-4PM EST Only) Get offer CloudWays 40% exclusive discount on all hosting plans for the next four months. Use the code: BFCM2020 Get offer Kadence…

WooCommerce – How to Customize the Cart & Checkout Page

WooCommerce – How to Customize the Cart & Checkout Page

WooCommerce – How to Customize the Cart & Checkout Page Let’s face it. The default WooCommerce cart and checkout pages are starting to look a bit dated. The good news is, upgrading these pages is pretty easy! You can upgrade and customize the WooCommerce cart and checkout pages using the free plugin – WooCommerce Blocks. This will give your cart and checkout…

Kadence + WooCommerce Tutorial

Kadence + WooCommerce Tutorial

Kadence + WooCommerce Tutorial (Turn Starter Templates into Stores in 20 mins) You’ll learn to build a WooCommerce store, starting with any of the Kadence Starter Templates. Kadence theme has some great WooCommerce customization features, but at the moment there is only one ‘shopping’ template. With this tutorial, you can take any of the other…

Tutor LMS Tutorial

Tutor LMS Tutorial

Tutor LMS Tutorial You’ll learn to build an online course for free using WordPress and the Tutor LMS plugin. We use the free version in this video tutorial here: We also did a previous tutor LMS quick tutorial back in 2020: Why Tutor LMS This was the best LMS plugin we could find that includes…

Adding HTML Code to WordPress

Adding HTML Code to WordPress

Adding HTML Code to WordPress In our latest YouTube tutorial, we walk you through HTML in WordPress. We used two methods to acomplish this. First using the HTML block in the standard WordPress editor (Gutenberg).We also use the free version of Elementor page builder to add HTML. This uses the HTML widget. The most common…

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Practice building websites from your own computer – No web hosting needed! With Local By Flywheel

WordPress practice from your own hard drive! Want a nice easy way to practice building sites WordPress? Want to build websites on your own laptop or desktop?  Don’t want the worry and hassle of putting it all out there live on the internet? There is now easy to use software that lets you build a WordPress…