WordPress Plugins

Creating a Successful WordPress Backup and Restore Strategy

Creating a Successful WordPress Backup and Restore Strategy

We have a saying here at WP Fix It when it comes to backing up your site. The saying goes "BACKUP BEFORE YOU CRACKUP". We coined this saying because we have seen so too often people that own or manage a WordPress site be in a situation where a backup file is needed...

Heartbeat Control Plugin Update Crashed My Site

Heartbeat Control Plugin Update Crashed My Site

If you are using the Heartbeat Control Plugin and did an update to it, you will find that it crashed your site. Funny thing here is that this plugin is widely used with over 80,000 active installs but was not updated in over 2 years and the plugin developer just...

STOP Using Contact Form 7 Plugin –  Here are 5 Alternatives

STOP Using Contact Form 7 Plugin – Here are 5 Alternatives

OK, this is slightly a rant post but think of it more like a public service announcement. Read the next statement very carefully... Please STOP Using Contact Form 7 Plugin!!! Now this plugin might have over 3 million active installs, but we STRONGLY suggest against...

Allow Access to Your Site Without a Username and Password

Allow Access to Your Site Without a Username and Password

We can not tell you how many times we have had difficulty getting access to the admin area of a WordPress site so we can fix an issue that our customers are experiencing. So we decided to create a plugin that our customers can use to allow access to their site without...

How to Hide WordPress Menu Items

How to Hide WordPress Menu Items

Have you ever wanted to learn how to hide WordPress menu items based on certain conditions? This is a very valuable piece of knowledge. The most common use for knowing how to hide WordPress menu items is if you wanted to show menu items for a logged in viewer but not...

Why is WooCommerce So Slow – Here is how to FIX IT!

Why is WooCommerce So Slow – Here is how to FIX IT!

Did you know WooCommerce is a POWER PACKED plugin to give your WordPress site the ability to sell online. While WooCommerce can be an amazing selling tool for your site you may wonder Why is WooCommerce So Slow. Well the short answer is that the plugin itself has...

Be Aware of Old WordPress Plugins

Be Aware of Old WordPress Plugins

A lot of times, as I clean up hacked sites, I see a lot of plugins that haven't been developed on or updated in years- beyond even 2 years (many even between the 6-10 year range.) This is truly concerning, as this is a matter of security for your WordPress site. What...

How to Backup WordPress Easy and Pain Free in 1 Step

How to Backup WordPress Easy and Pain Free in 1 Step

BEFORE YOU READ ON – If you want us to fix this, we can for only $39. CLICK HERE We have a very true and painful statement we use when it comes to backing up your site. We say "BACKUP BEFORE YOUR CRACKUP". One of the most important things that you should have in place...

Migrate WordPress From One Location to Another

Migrate WordPress From One Location to Another

BEFORE YOU READ ON – If you want us to fix this, we can for only $39. CLICK HERE Want to move your WordPress site from one location to another? Let us show you how easy it can be. While the idea of doing this yourself may seem nuts, just take some time to read below...

20 Must Have WordPress Plugins 2017

20 Must Have WordPress Plugins 2017

With each passing year, the WordPress is becoming more and more popular and its experts are continuously approaching users with new varieties of WordPress plugins that users can use on their website. Further, with the change in technology, it also provides some must...

Is Your WooCommerce Setup Working?

Is Your WooCommerce Setup Working?

Is Your WooCommerce Setup Working Properly? Ever wonder if you have set everything up correctly and are certain that customers can shop and checkout on your WooCommerce online shop?  This is very important to know when your business is online and depends on sales. We...

Got WooCommerce?  Better be using this FREE plugin!

Got WooCommerce? Better be using this FREE plugin!

We use WooCommerce here to drive our online store and a big part of our sales success is studying reports and adjusting the business and marketing as needed. One key sales metric that is not included in WooCommerce is new versus old customers. These are the customers...

5 Best FREE Image Slider WordPress Plugins

5 Best FREE Image Slider WordPress Plugins

Modern & style loving people want to make an attractive slide for their blogs and websites. To increases the blog or website’s beauty and give it an extra unique look. You can highlight the main topic on your website or blog using a slideshow. You can also add the...

What Makes WordPress the Perfect Content Marketing Tool?

What Makes WordPress the Perfect Content Marketing Tool?

WordPress is commonly used open source software for managing different web sites and blogs. Further it provides a vast variety of features that help content marketers to promote their work in better and effective way. Initially it was developed for beginners only to...

Introducing Rollback WordPress Plugin

Introducing Rollback WordPress Plugin

Whether you are working with WordPress or say it in this way: whether you just prefer to use WordPress while you are in the office, I think this is very much the fact that you occasionally prefer to work with a plugin as well as WordPress theme, when you know that...

7 Must Have WordPress Plugin Types

7 Must Have WordPress Plugin Types

You cannot deny the fact that more than 24% of websites are powered by WordPress today. There was a time when it was a popular choice for bloggers and content marketers; however, today even e-commerce sites are being built on WordPress. One of the biggest reasons...

20 Popular WordPress Plugins

20 Popular WordPress Plugins

WordPress plugins have the ability and capability to provide your website greater versatility while engaging your visitors at the same time. They are miniature applications offering different functions ranging from security, optimization and customization. To make it...

FREE WooCommerce Speed Drain Repair Plugin

FREE WooCommerce Speed Drain Repair Plugin

Did you even know we make plugins? Well we do and out latest creation stops loading the extra items you do not need inside WooCommerce and speeds up WordPress core admin-ajax.php file. WooCommerce can really drain server resources and slow down the load of your site....

How well do you know your WordPress Plugins?  Take the quiz!

How well do you know your WordPress Plugins? Take the quiz!

Below are 30 FREE WordPress Plugins that have over 10,000 active installations according to WordPress.org. Take the quiz and see how well you know which plugins they are by simply seeing their official banner image. CAN YOU GET 100%?

WordPress Plugins to Find Malicious Code

WordPress Plugins to Find Malicious Code

WordPress is one of the most popular content management systems (CMS) used by people either for simple blogging or other purposes like setting up an e-commerce store. There are plugins and themes to choose from as well. Some of them are free while other are not....

4 Easy Tips to Speed Up Your WordPress Website

4 Easy Tips to Speed Up Your WordPress Website

Now-a-days, most of the website owners realize how website speed can influence conversions, as well as, search engine rankings. However, many WordPress site owners still complain about slow page loading time on their website. Thankfully, there are many different ways...

Newbies Guide to Create Mobile App from a WordPress Site

Newbies Guide to Create Mobile App from a WordPress Site

WordPress has a wide scope and it is not just restricted to websites. Now you might be wondering how? Let's us suppose that you have a marriage lounge business and a website for the same. You can architect a mobile app that depicts all photographs, videos and...

Easy Tips to Keep Your WordPress Website Secure!

Easy Tips to Keep Your WordPress Website Secure!

A large amount of issues I see is WordPress sites that have been hacked or compromised.  It is so important that you take security measure on your site to make sure that things keep running smoothly and you do not have any unwanted security issues that can be very...