Plugin Appreciation: 10 Free Plugins I Like and Use
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Plugin Appreciation: 10 Free Plugins I Like and Use

For the past few years I’ve taken time to express my appreciation for free plugins that have served me well over the past year by leaving a review on the WordPress plugin directory. While some of these may have a premium version, the free plugin provides good value. I know that free support can be…

Cwicly Gutenberg Toolkit: A New Full Site Editing Solution
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Cwicly Gutenberg Toolkit: A New Full Site Editing Solution

This review takes a look at a new Gutenberg solution called Cwicly, pronounced “Quickly.”  This is a kit that includes a block-based theme, a Gutenberg blocks addon, and Advanced Custom Fields Pro.  You can use ACF Pro, along with the free CPT-UI to create your Custom Post Types and custom fields, and then use the…

Fluent Support: A New Helpdesk and Ticket Management System

Fluent Support: A New Helpdesk and Ticket Management System

My first IT job was doing customer support, later at another job I helped program an internal support application, and of course as a customer I’ve experienced different ways companies offer support. What I’ve learned is that customer support is essential for the success of a company, that offering support day in and day out…

SEO Schema for Custom Post Types: Four Options Compared
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SEO Schema for Custom Post Types: Four Options Compared

Over the past few years I’ve written several tutorials on how to create Custom Post Types in the WordPress admin. I’ve also created a large number of walk-throughs and videos on how to show your Custom Post Types on the front-end of your site. In this article I’m looking at a missing piece, and that…

Stackable Blocks Version 3: Overview and Look at Dynamic Data Options

Stackable Blocks Version 3: Overview and Look at Dynamic Data Options

Gutenberg was merged into WordPress core almost three years ago. Now we are seeing the introduction of Full Site Editing. With Full Site Editing we will be able to create templates for post types and archives using the block editor. It is now time to bring dynamic data options to the Gutenberg editor and Stackable…