Software

12 Free and Essential WordPress Plugins

12 Free and Essential WordPress Plugins

Essential WordPress Plugins With a growing list of over 20,000 plugins, sometimes it’s a little tricky figuring out just which plugins to use! This is a quick overview of 12 essential WordPress plugins that every WordPress Blog should have. The good news is (at the time of writing this) they are all completely free. The below essential WordPress plugins relate to enhancing WordPress functionality, security, SEO and Social Marketing. #1 – Secure-WP Security should always be your first concern when anything is reachable publicly on...

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WordPress Vs Joomla

WordPress Vs Joomla

When it comes to choosing a CMS, I am often asked which is better – Joomla or WordPress. Though they are both uniquely and powerfully different, they have many similarities as well. Both Joomla and WordPress are open source software, which allows them to be easily customized to suit your needs, it often becomes a daunting task to decide which one is better to use. So, we bring you a comparison between both Joomla and WordPress to help you make an informed decision: Basic function: In WordPress: WordPress is a website engine, which allows...

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Is Dreamweaver CS6 the Best Option for You?

Is Dreamweaver CS6 the Best Option for You?

We all know that Adobe’s Dreamweaver has been pretty much the best web designing software for a long time. However, it is also important to mention that Dreamweaver is not the only software for this job, much like Photoshop is not the only photo editing software around.Therefore, even though you have probably used Dreamweaver before, and even though you are probably thinking about getting Dreamweaver CS6, you should still find out something more about this software, just for you to be able to make an educated decision when choosing to...

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Is Photoshop CS6 Worth It?

Is Photoshop CS6 Worth It?

When it comes to computer graphics software, there’s nothing to beat Adobe Photoshop. It’s been ruling the industry as well as the market for years and the latest release is the Photoshop CS6 package. But, if you’ve already got the CS5 installed on your computer, do you need to move on to the CS6? The choice is yours and you should be the one who decides, let’s take a look at some of the features of the CS6 that were not present in the previous versions. If that’s what you need, it would be advisable to...

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Content Management Systems for Your Business Website

Content Management Systems for Your Business Website

So just what is a Content Management System? In the world of website design and development, there are custom Content Management Systems written for each clients individual needs, and already existing Content Management Systems that can be used for a variety of website needs. In this article I’ll cover the latter, since a custom CMS is usually out of the price range of most small businesses. Existing Content Management Systems are a great way to harness the power of existing technologies and provide your clients with much more function...

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Is Windows 8 the New XP?

Is Windows 8 the New XP?

Is Windows 8 the New XP? There are a number of reasons Windows XP has stood the test of time and is still the number one choice for many businesses and consumers around the globe. Vista was a major catastrophe leaving a lot of people scratching their heads as to why they made the switch, whilst others were relishing in the satisfaction that they are still up and running smoothly with good ol’ XP. Many users are frustrated and out of pocket being left with el cheapo hardware under performing in every way that matters from a business and...

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