News Blog: WordPress & Joomla Extensions

Presenting your Brand on Joomla! with Layer Slideshow

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There are many ways to present information about your brand or enterprise. Recently we took a look at tables as one medium to present figures and statistical data on Joomla! Tables are not a catch-all solution, however; in some cases, numbers may need to take the backseat in favor of better presentation. JoomUnited’s solution is the newly-revamped Layer Slideshow component for Joomla!

 

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Shedding Light on SEO with Google Lighthouse

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Have you ever wondered how Google sees your website, or how search engines rank your website when displaying search results? Odds are that you have, and now it is possible to answer these questions thanks to Google Lighthouse - the latest SEO auditing tool made available by Google.

 

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Livening Up Your WordPress Media Library

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Folders are at the heart of organization, and as your WordPress blog grows, so does the inevitable need for organization. Whether you are looking to have media files at the ready, or you want a tidy workplace, your WordPress media library is the one area that cannot be in disarray. WP Media Folder's latest update is a treat for those who cannot stand a disorganized media library, with a focus on directories and folder management.

 

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Exploiting WordPress Images for SEO

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Pictures are a universal language, and just like many other bloggers, you probably make abundant use of them on your own WordPress website. Images are not only a means to convey a message, but in the right hands, they are also a powerful SEO tool.

 

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Gutenberg Advanced Comes to WordPress

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Gutenberg is the new editor (almost) ready to be shipped with WordPress 5.0, around April 2018. To this end, we've decided to start working on a new free plugin called Advanced Gutenberg. The main purpose is to accelerate the job of website creation for gutenberg early adopters.

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Christmas 2017-2018 sale: 30% OFF Coupon

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We are happy to announce special sales for christmas.
A 30% OFF coupon on all our membership, including bundle and renewals, is available from dec. 22 to dec. 29

Enjoy!!

 

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Around the World with WP Latest Posts

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If you are reading this, then odds are that you have taken your brand digital. Going digital does not only bring you closer to your customers. More than that, going digital brings you a whole new world of possibilities, quite literally.

There are few better ways to improve engagement than by catering your content to your WordPress visitors. Making it easier for your readership to interact your website makes the whole experience better, and what better way to achieve that than by providing translations? 

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Joomla 4 Features Overview

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It has been five long years since we last saw a major update for Joomla. It is fair to say that Joomla 3 has not aged well, but taking inspiration from WordPress, the content management system (CMS) is gearing up for a brand new release - Joomla 4. With release looming on the horizon, we’re here to bring you a first look at the open-source CMS’ update.

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Black Friday 2017: 40% OFF on Everything!

Black Friday 2017: 40% OFF on Everything!

Get 40% OFF using the coupon: BFJU
Apply on ABSOLUTELY EVERYTHING: All memberships, bundles, renewals, upgrades.
The coupon will be available during a the Black Friday and Cyber monday from 24 nov. to 27 nov. 2017

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WordPress Optimization: For Speed

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Here’s the deal:
If your website takes more than 3 seconds to load…
… most of your visitors will leave and never come back.

If you want people to read your content and buy what you are selling, you will need to improve your website’s speed.
A faster-loading website means:

  • More traffic from Google
  • Lower bounce rate
  • Better conversion rate
  • More sales
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YouTube’s Visiting - Introducing Videos on Joomla!

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Whether columns or ready-made templates, DropEditor for Joomla! lets you customize your articles and pages to your heart’s content. These endless possibilities help you tell a great story in the best way possible, but it can be easy to forget the bigger picture - the content itself.

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Picture Perfect - Optimizing Images on WordPress

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Speed is one of the most important factors to internet users. No matter the quality of your WordPress blog’s content, a sluggish experience is a sure-fire way to ensure that a user does not return once they leave. The list of optimizations that you can make is a long one, yet in spite of the advantages, optimizing your WordPress website can feel like a chore. And that is where WP Speed of Light comes in.

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Sneaking a Peek at WordPress 4.9

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WordPress 4.9 is almost upon us! The new upgrade brings us ever closer to version 5.0, with all the novelties that it will bring, including Gutenberg. WordPress 4.9 is an important stepping stone that is currently still in beta, but we have taken a peek under the hood so you do not have to, so let’s dive in!

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Refreshing DropEditor for Joomla!

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The second major release of DropEditor has landed on Joomla!, and it comes with one of the most popular modern designs - the material design. DropEditor 2.0 introduces the material design to your Joomla! editor, helping you work in a tidy, clean environment where the only thing that matters is content creation

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Introducing Richer Hyperlinks to DropEditor

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When you’re creating content on Joomla!, it’s important to have all the right tools at your fingertips. DropEditor is a powerful Joomla! extension that makes it possible to customize the layout of articles and pages, among other tools. The new version of DropEditor builds on previous iterations, making for an ever-growing toolbox to satisfy your needs.

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WP Media Folder 3RD Anniversary

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3 years ago we've launched WP Media Folder, our WordPress media manager plugin. What a success, 15000 users and 70 versions later, we would like to share this with you.

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Introducing CDN to your WordPress Website

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A growing website does not only come with satisfaction. As the number of visitors to your WordPress website grows, so does the burden on your server. At a time when the average internet user is ever-more demanding when it comes to loading times, acquiring and retaining users has become more difficult than ever before.

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Automating WordPress Optimization

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It’s no secret - today, internet users expect websites to have rapid loading times. Therefore, it stands to reason that a website’s speed plays a pivotal role in retaining users, and having them come back time and time again. Odds are that your WordPress website is not an exception to the rule.

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Discovering Dropfiles’ New UX

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The user experience can be a make-or-break factor when using a Joomla! plugin. An effective user interface should be a companion, helping you to get your job done in the least time possible. At JoomUnited, we recognize the need for such tools, and this is why we have revamped Dropfiles to make it easier to manage your files on Joomla!

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Colorizing WordPress with WP Smart Editor

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Last week, we took a look at some of the basic functionality of WP Smart Editor - JoomUnited’s latest new offering for WordPress. We stopped at profile management and the basics of the WordPress plugin, but a smart editor is much more than that. Above all, WP Smart Editor is concerned with the new possibilities that it offers.
 
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