How to Start a Website With WordPress.com

Creating a website can seem like a daunting task considering the costs associated with web hosting and domain names. Maybe you want to start your own personal blog to express ideas and emotions residing in you. Or maybe you’ve started a new business and want a personalized website that represents the brand well.

With WordPress, you don’t have to worry about buying expensive hosting or hiring a web developer to create the website for you. Even you can easily design your own website with WordPress, for free.

Here’s how to start…


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“The Most Flexible Default Theme Ever Created for WordPress” – WP Tavern

Twenty Twenty-Two, the new default theme coming in WordPress 5.9, was unveiled today on WordPress.org. The design goes full steam ahead in support of full site editing and new customization capabilities.

Like its predecessor, Twenty Twenty-One, the new default theme makes some bold design choices wrapped around a central theme. In this case it’s bird illustrations, complemented by Source Serif Pro for headlines, and a delicious array of patterns for limitless combinations.

Image Credit: Introducing Twenty Twenty-Two

The theme will be developed on GitHub until it’s ready…


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How to Speed Up WordPress Load Time

Research shows that 25% of the visitors leave the website if it takes over 4 seconds to load. 

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A slow WordPress website is even worse for eCommerce websites where just a 2-second delay could mean up to 87% of cart abandonment. 

None of this means that you should panic, but it is important to take your WordPress performance seriously. If your website is taking time to load, we’ve put together the most common reasons and ways to fix them and speed up WordPress

TL;DR: A WordPress site could slow down for a number of reasons.  Malware is one of the main reasons because it…


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WordPress versus Drupal: A Comparison Guide

Is WordPress the only content management system (CMS) you can use to build a website? Of course not, as it has several competitors. Today, we will take a look at how one of them, Drupal, stacks up to WordPress in terms of ease of use, plugins, security, and more.

WordPress and Drupal User Statistics

Before we jump into factors that can help you decide whether you should use WordPress or Drupal for your site-building needs, let us take a look at who is using each platform as it stands.

WordPress is the champ by far in terms of popularity, as W3Techs found that it is used by 42.6 percent of…


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Core Web Vitals: Why and How Are They Relevant for WordPress

The Next Web Publishes Storyblok-Sponsored Hit Piece on WordPress – WP Tavern

Last week, under its news section, The Next Web published what could only be described as a hit piece: Developers hate WordPress — and so should marketers. The claim was that, despite its current 40% market share, folks should start looking at alternatives for a better experience.

The first developer interviewed for this piece was the CEO of Storyblok, Dominik Angerer. Storyblok is a headless CMS, a competitor to WordPress.

The second person interviewed for the article was Doeke Leeuwis, the founder and technical director for Story of AMS. The agency focuses on headless…


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The Next Web Publishes Storyblok-Sponsored Hit Piece on WordPress – WP Tavern

Last week, under its news section, The Next Web published what could only be described as a hit piece: Developers hate WordPress — and so should marketers. The claim was that, despite its current 40% market share, folks should start looking at alternatives for a better experience.

The first developer interviewed for this piece was the CEO of Storyblok, Dominik Angerer. Storyblok is a headless CMS, a competitor to WordPress.

The second person interviewed for the article was Doeke Leeuwis, the founder and technical director for Story of AMS. The agency focuses on headless…


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GPLWay offers more than 1,000 WordPress plugins and themes for businesses

Today, the company has launched a new website that will use WordPress as its main builder. With their vast amount of options to choose from and unlimited access to all of their products, there are many reasons why a business should join today. The best part is that each membership includes unlimited access to all of the company’s products which saves them money in the long run. For example, you can save $1,200 on an annual membership by joining today.

GPLWay is a new website that offers businesses and individuals another option to build a website using WordPress. Today, the company…


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A WordPress Activity Log Service With Customizable Charts, Alerts, and CSV Exports – WP Tavern

Launched by Ralph Morris and Steve Burge in June this year, Logtivity is a plugin and service that allows site owners to track everything that happens on their WordPress installs. The duo has made continual updates to the plugin since. In the past couple of months, they have added deep integration with Easy Digital Downloads. They are also planning to build around more eCommerce-related plugins.

Burge mentioned that using the Logtivity service allows site owners to track and log activity at scale. While small sites could get by with an on-site solution, it can be harder to do while…


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A WordPress Activity Log Service With Customizable Charts, Alerts, and CSV Exports – WP Tavern

Launched by Ralph Morris and Steve Burge in June this year, Logtivity is a plugin and service that allows site owners to track everything that happens on their WordPress installs. The duo has made continual updates to the plugin since. In the past couple of months, they have added deep integration with Easy Digital Downloads. They are also planning to build around more eCommerce-related plugins.

Burge mentioned that using the Logtivity service allows site owners to track and log activity at scale. While small sites could get by with an on-site solution, it can be harder to do while…


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