Improve WordPress email delivery inexpensively with Amazon SES

If you’ve ever had people complain that they aren’t receiving emails from your WordPress site, you aren’t alone. Amazon SES is the solution and the good news is, it’ll probably cost you less than $1 all year.

How to add footnotes to your WordPress posts

When you need to add footnotes to your WordPress content, there is a simple plugin which does all of the heavy lifting for you.

MotoPress Slider: design beautiful sliders with ease

MotoPress bring their drag-and-drop editor to the slider world, allowing you to easily build beautiful slides to increase conversions, enhance engagement and promote key items.

Managing projects in git with branches

This is my development workflow that I use for projects based in git. The idea is simple: branch everything and create branches for each of your hosting environments too.

MotoPress Content Editor: drag-and-drop content layouts

MotoPress Content Editor allows you to create highly customised layouts with a drag-and-drop editor, quickly and easily. This eliminates the issue of ruining layouts when you change your theme, because it’s built into a plugin.

How to use YOURLS with WordPress

YOURLS Link Creator is the best bridge between YOURLS and WordPress, allowing you to use personalised short URLS and collect their data for your own use.

Click to Tweet: increasing engagement and social sharing

Click to Tweet allows you to create short shareable excerpts throughout your content where users are encouraged to “click to tweet”. Used well, sparingly and on poignant arguments in your content, it will increase engagement by emphasising points that people will agree with.

Bloom: a new email opt-in plugin for WordPress

Elegant Themes have released a new email opt-in plugin and it is extraordinarily beautiful, powerful and simple to use. They’ve hit that sweet spot of not overwhelming beginners nor underserving professionals.

Adding future, draft and private posts to the Add Link modal

I built a plugin that removes the limitation of only showing published content in the Add Link window in the WordPress editor, allowing you to link to scheduled, draft and private content at will.

How to duplicate/clone an existing post to a new one

Duplicate Post is a plugin that makes duplicating existing posts and pages very simple. It’s one of those plugins that “just works” and supports creating drafts and publishing posts from existing content.