All posts by Leo Koo

I help people with SEO, WordPress, Marketing, SaaS and Growth at WPStarters.com.

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Digital Nomad In Malaysia : How To Make It

The term, Digital Nomad is pretty new to most parts of the world. Where I come from, it is hard to find digital nomads as Malaysia isn’t really a tourist spot. But move one country

Black Friday Cyber Monday WordPress Deals & Coupons

Black Friday / Cyber Monday WordPress Deals 2016

Black Friday and Cyber Monday are periods of time when Thanksgiving happen and sales occur throughout the United States. Interestingly, during this period of time, a number of WordPress companies participate as well. If you

Best WordPress Plugins To Promote Your Posts

So you wrote a bunch of articles and have them properly optimised for the search engines. And then you wait. But there’s not much traffic even after all the hard work. Well, that’s because you

The Switch To OptinMonster : Why I Returned

In a recent post, I wrote about switching to WP Subscribe Pro by MyThemeShop, a quaint optin form plugin that made my site run faster compared to OptinMonster. But after using WP Subscribe Pro for

Why I Left OptinMonster For Something Else

I love OptinMonster and never thought of leaving OptinMonster for something else. Having bought the Ultimate package a few years ago, I religiously promoted OptinMonster to friends looking for optin plugins. But all that changed

Best WooCommerce Extensions Alternative

So you decided one day to launch an online store. Perhaps as an extension of your blog or as a hobby kind of thing, where the side income helps pay bills and lay food on

Best WordPress Plugins For Content Marketing

Finding the best WordPress plugins for content marketing isn’t an easy task. As such, we compiled a comprehensive list for you.

How To Get Into Affiliate Marketing

Affiliate Marketing is an interesting thing to do. While the South East Asian economies slows down and the Malaysian economy sputters1, with many Malaysians taking up a second job or doing some insurance and MLM,

How to speed up WordPress site

Five Ways To Speed Up Your WordPress Site

Do you run a WordPress site that is slow, unresponsive and takes forever to load? Perhaps you need to speed up your WordPress site. And while proper speed optimisation takes time and an expert to do

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Five Reasons You Should Not Use Pirated WordPress Plugins

Have you heard of pirated WordPress plugins? If you have not, but are new to WordPress, there will be a point where you would bump into a Google link that points to some cheap WordPress

BackupBuddy 7 Coming Soon

If you’re a heavy WordPress user like myself, you would appreciate the news that BackupBuddy 7 will be released soon. For many years, WordPress users are forced to either manually backup their sites or use

Going To A Web Development BootCamp In Malaysia

We have been quiet recently. It is not because we have decided not to write anymore on WordPress, but because I’m now at a web development bootcamp in Malaysia. Organised by NextAcademy and MaGIC, the

WooCommerce Acquired By Automattic

If you haven’t heard it yet, WooCommerce was just acquired by Automattic, the people behind Wordpress. With this acquisition Wordpress jumps immediately into the ecommerce scene without needing to build a system themselves nor compete

Chargebee WooCommerce extension might be released soon

Here is a TechGarage exclusive. Chargebee might be coming to WooCommerce soon! What’s the big deal about it? Chargebee is the leading subscription engine worldwide, so much so that it is far more advanced than

The Wordpress Plugins & Theme Guide

In the recent weeks, we had some friends asking us for advice on starting a website, the costs and the complexities involved. Many times we could recommend WordPress due to the ease of installation and

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