Adding live chat to your site is not only convenient for your users, but can also help cut down on support expenses, increase sales and give you the edge over your competition. And with our free Chat plugin – available to download from the WordPress Plugin Directory – it only takes a few minutes to set up real-time chat on your site.
Premium plugins are where it’s at if you’re running a professional website or building one for a client. You can bet your bottom dollar you'll get better features, code quality and documentation, as well as reliable support. So don't be a Scrooge, check out our list of the best plugins money can buy.
There are countless WordPress plugins available for inserting all sorts of different user submission forms on your site, from generic contact forms to detailed surveys. But have you checked out Google Forms? Here's how to get it set up on your site.
It doesn't matter how much traffic you attract, if your site isn't optimized for usability it'll count for next to nothing. Getting people to your site is only half the challenge – getting them to engage is what matters. Fortunately, WordPress gives us all of the tools to build highly usable websites. Here are just some of those tools...
Sometimes the biggest barrier to starting a blog is finding the right theme. After sorting through this collection of free WordPress themes for blogs, you should have no trouble finding one that works.
Learn how to create a profitable membership site for WordPress, plus our recommendations for the best plugins to help you do it.
In this post, the third of a five-part series about getting started running an online business, our CEO James Farmer takes a practical look at hiring for WordPress, the methods he developed to build WPMU DEV to the 60-odd staff we have today, and why the right person for the job is often right in front of you.
Trying to find decent free WordPress plugins in the official plugin directory can be a chore at the best of times. Who has time to search through 40k plugins? So here's an alternative we like that's curated and even a pleasure to browse.
There's nothing worse than stumbling across a bug on a site and not being able to do anything about it. So save your users the heartache and do bug testing! How? Our Cloner and Multisite Privacy plugins provide the perfect combo for copying any site in your network for quick testing.
Find out everything you need to know to setup domain mapping and how to configure and map domains to sites in your Multisite network.