Popular WordPress Plugins

These tutorials teach you how to use "tried and tested" WordPress plugins to achieve the functionality you require from your website. Plugins with their own category such as Cart66 and Gravity Forms are not listed here.

Add Tables to WordPress with TablePress


The TablePress Plugin makes it easy for you to create and edit tables to add to any page/post on your WordPress website. The TablePress plugin is perfect for pricing tables, timetables, online catalogues, contact lists and more. You can customize the look of individual cells, rows or columns and can include images, hyperlinks and text formatting … [Read more...]

Downloads Plugin to Organise Files


This Downloads Plugin allows you to upload files into categories you specify, then add them to pages, posts and widgets for visitors to download. You can also make any of the files member only so that only logged in WordPress users can access them. Include newsletters, product brochures, manuals and other documents on your website for your … [Read more...]

Rotating Testimonials Plugin for WordPress


Use a rotating testimonials plugin to show a different testimonial in your sidebar on every page of your website. This way you get as many great comments about your business as possible in front of website visitors in a much more subtle way than a big list down a single page. You can also create a testimonials page populated by the same … [Read more...]

Plugin: List Posts on Pages

The FAQ Category

The List Category Posts plugin gives you the ability to list any category of blog posts on any page on your website. You can show one or more categories, as many posts as you like and can choose to display post titles only or include excerpts and even a thumbnail image for each post. This is brilliant if you want lists instead of standard … [Read more...]

Creating Custom Post Types – Part 1

Recipe post types include fields for title, photo, ingredients, instructions, equipment, no. served, oven temp

Custom Post Types are a great way to organize and display different types of content (posts) on your WordPress website. Content such as real estate listings, products for sale, recipes, reviews, projects and more. This diagram 'How Custom Post Types Work' will help explain how custom post types work and why you should use them on your … [Read more...]

Login Redirect Plugin for WordPress

Login Redirect Plugin for WordPress

If your website allows readers to create user accounts to then be able to access downloads, save favorites OR add their own content and edit information this Login Redirect plugin for WordPress is for you. Instead of being taken to the dashboard (inside WordPress admin) when they sign in, users are taken directly to the live web page of your … [Read more...]

Countdown Widget for WordPress

Countdown to an Important event on your website

Have you got a new product coming out, a new shop opening, a big event planned? Use a countdown widget for WordPress on your homepage or sidebar to promote an important date on your website. The widget counts down automatically to the date you specify. In this tutorial, you will learn: How to install plugin and add a widget to your … [Read more...]

Table of Contents Page with Columns

Build a sitemap for humans

A table of contents page listing all the posts and pages on your website in an easy to follow order is essential for any large WordPress site. My recommendation for a flexible but functional table of contents page which updates automatically as you publish new content, uses a combination of plugin and great styling. In this tutorial, you will … [Read more...]

Coming Soon Page with Form

Coming Soon Page with Subscribe Form

Collect email addresses for your newsletter and promote your business while you build your new website with the Coming Soon Pro Plugin. Easily create a stylish and mobile responsive Coming Soon Page complete with logo and email subscribe form to display online while you login and work on your new WordPress website behind the scenes. This … [Read more...]