Review : Thrive Clever Widgets

Before Thrive Clever Widgets, the only way for you to have granular control over our widgets placement was by installing a smart sidebar plugin. However, if you had ten categories, you would need to create ten separate sidebars in order to have separate content show up on specific posts.

This would also mean going through the hassle of adjusting ten separate widgets if you would like to change how your most popular posts looked like or perhaps even the wording on your optin widget.

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Why Your Developer Should Use Premium Wordpress Plugins

Do you run a Wordpress site? With Wordpress powering up to 25% of the World Wide Web and WooCommerce powering around 25% of all ecommerce carts out there1, Wordpress is significant.  As such, with more people in Malaysia turning to Wordpress to power their websites, it is crucial to understand why your developer should use premium Wordpress plugins instead of developing something custom.

And to use premium WordPress plugins mean that the cost of your site goes up. Rather than fretting about the price, think of the actual cost of creating and maintaining a WordPress plugin.

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The Problem With Premium Wordpress Plugins

If you have been a reader on WPStarters, you would have noticed that we write not just about iPhone or cameras, but also on Wordpress and its ecosystem.

Being heavy users of WordPress, we have to say that it has its strengths and weaknesses. Premium plugins, which is meant to be the cream of the crop for the WordPress ecosystem sometimes fall short.

Having spent quite a fair bit on WordPress plugins, we highlight some issues that you might potentially face and why reading reviews on WordPress plugins would save you a lot of time and hassle. More after the break.

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Why You Should Buy Lifetime Wordpress Theme Packages

Lifetime Wordpress theme packages or license are becoming a rarity nowadays. Unlike early 2013, August 2013 marked a major shift in thinking of major Wordpress shops with WooThemes moving into yearly renewals.

After awhile, other major Wordpress theme developers followed suit, though developers like Elegant Themes, Themify and CSSIgniter started offering their lifetime license tier, albeit more expensively.

So, the question is, is it worth the price to purchase a lifetime Wordpress theme package, if not a few? Read on to find out WPStarter’s take on this.

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SumoMe Review

As part of our series of review on the Web and interesting software, we have done a series of reviews on finding out the Best Wordpress Plugins out there. We have started with reviews to find out which plugin is the best in terms of lead generation for the mailing list, especially via Optin Forms (or properly spelt as Opt-in forms).

Previously we have covered a number of major brands in the Wordpress industry, including OptinMonster and Ninja Popups. Read on to find out more on SumoMe

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