WordPress Plugins

WordPress Plugin Databases and Repositories

WordPress Plugin Databases and Repositories There are not as many plugin databases as there is theme databases. The good news is that there are a lot of good free ones on the WordPress website. (not many themes on the WordPress website) Beware of plugins that have not been updated or do not have a header image as they are not usually as planned out and may break on you. Always backup your website before installing a new plugin. If your plugin does mess up your website you can go to the plugin directory of your website and delete the folder Read more

Run your own funding campaign

There are many funding campaign websites out there but this is a list of templates and plugins to do it yourself. WordPress Themes CrowdPress Fundify Campaingify GIG FundingPress CrowdFundingSite Mission (church oriented) Non-WordPress Theme backthis WordPress Plugins IgnitionDeck (comes with themes) Personal Fundraiser (free) Crowdfunding by Astoudify Fundraising by WPMUDEV [psCode: PostAdvisorFormBlock]

Elite Plugins You Should Have for WordPress

Elite Plugins You Should Have for WordPress I call these elite plugins because they are some of the most awesome plugins that sometimes are not well known, some are well known, but they all have Apex predator level awesomeness. They all are excellent for their price range and all provide excellent results. Please note that plugins that are not sold generally will have their developers stop updating them. That is not always the case but it is the case often. Just be aware of that. Creates Website Tours (cost $16) – JQuery Website Tour for WordPress This plugin allows you Read more

Price Table Builders

Price Table Builders Most people have seen price tables before but didn’t realize that you can actually build them for your website fairly easily. There are a couple of options. You can build them with or without WordPress. I am a WordPress fan so that is what I end up going with. I will list both however. Try to find and use the responsive ones so that they will show up well on your mobile devices and tablets. See this SmashingMagazines article for design practices. Example image (Screenshot of Shutterstock price table.)   WordPress Price Table Builder Plugins Responsive Pricing Read more

Form Builders

Non-WordPress Form Builders Google Docs (free & must have Gmail account) Wufoo JotForm FormSite FormAssembly Formstack reFormed WordPress Form Builders FormidablePro (paid) video Gravity Forms (paid) video Quform Form Builder (paid) Contact Form 7 (free) video Visual Form Builder (free) Form Builder (free) CP Easy Form Builder (free) Calculated Form Fields (free) Ninja Forms (free with paid extensions and is very powerful) video Form Maker (free) [psCode: PostAdvisorFormBlock]

WooCommerce

WooCommerce WooCommerce is a WordPress E-Commerce solution provided by WooThemes. It is free. How you ask? You end up paying money for the extensions that you plug into it. This seems fair as there is a ton of extensions for WooCommerce. Click here for a list of WooCommerce extensions. DEMO HERE Here is a video comparison between WooCommerce and WP e-Commerce by Press This (a wordpress plugin / theme youtube review series) This is also an update about WooCommerce from the same reviewers Keep in mind these videos do age as well as the plugin. [psCode: PostAdvisorFormBlock]

Ambassador a WooCommerce affiliate plugin (wordpress plugin)

Ambassador is a WooCommerce affiliate plugin. If you know of WooCommerce, this is an excellent plugin to have. It will give you power to help you spread the word about your E-Commerce website. There are multiple license types. Currently there is: Single license ($29) Up to 5 sites ($49) Unlimited sites ($99) [psCode: PostAdvisorFormBlock]

Directory, a cleaner craigslist type site (wordpress plugin)

“Directory” allows you to create a directory site like Craigslist but much cleaner. It also has seamless integration with the affiliate plugin. [ARVE_vimeo id=”62722767″] Theme is optional as it comes with a really good theme already. If you don’t want to use the theme it came with and want to use it on your site you already have in place you can do that too with the shortcodes it provides. It embeds the elements with the shortcodes. Elements (not conclusive list) • List of all Directory categories – can also output as a grid! • “View Listings” Button • “Add Read more

Pro Sites (wordpress plugin)

You can host a network of pro sites where people buy a membership to host their section. It is pretty powerful. [ARVE_vimeo id=”62288038″] Pro Sites allows you to create and charge for premium services such as: It also allows has an affiliate program built in you can utilize.There is a ton more features you can see on the plugin page here. You can either buy the plugin for $19 like all the other plugins they have or or get all of their 350+ premium plugins in themes by signing up for a 1 month membership at $79 $39.50 (a time Read more

MarketPlace (WMPU DEV WordPress plugin)

MarketPlace (WMPU DEV WordPress plugin) There are many E-Commerce setups out there and WMPU DEV has made one that rivals WP-eCommerce. [ARVE_vimeo id=”58936647″] Honestly I could just post a couple features here about it but you really will just have to go watch their video and look at the features on their page. Check out the MarketPlace WordPress plugin here. I will attempt to list some of the items here though. It allows you to use affiliate links, it has an importer if you are using WP-eCommerce so that you can just import it and forget all about WP-eCommerce. Compatibility: Read more