8 excellent resources to enhance your WordPress sidebar

Sidebar is a very important part of your blog. Though, it can quickly look the same than in many other blogs. I've compilated 8 excellent resources to help you buid a better sidebar for your Wordpress blog.

10 tips & plugins to get more comments on your WordPress blog

Comments are a very important part of a blog: This is where your readers gives you feedback about your posts. Many bloggers loves to receive feedback on their articles, but it's not always that easy, especially on a newly created weblog. On Cats WhoCode, I got 690 comments for 36 articles, so here's some simple tips I had implemented on my blog for getting more comments.

How to: Turn your WordPress blog to an online shop

Ever wished to sell your ebooks, premium themes or your band's mp3 directly on your Wordpress blog? Here's eShop, a Wordpress plugin especially designed to turn your blog into an online store.

WordPress: “Magazine style” Horizontal dropdown menu

Even if most blogs have a very simple navigation, Worpress allows you to create very advanced menus. In this tutorial, I'll show you how to create a "Magazine Style" horizontal drop-down menu, for your categories or even your pages.

5 plugins and tips to secure your WordPress blog

Webmasters and bloggers often have a huge fear of being hacked, and the more a website is popular, the more it is exposed to various hacking attempts. Here are 5 tips and plugins that will allow you to secure your Wordpress install, because prevention is always better than cure!

How to: Breadcrumb function for WordPress

Unfortunely, Wordpress doesn't have a default function to display a breadcrumb. We'll see how to create this navigation technique, and display it on our posts, pages and categories archives.

How to: Get rid of the nofollow attribute on your WordPress blog

Wordpress, like many other blog engines, uses the rel="nofollow" attribute in comments for the so-called fight against spam. If this was a good idea, it is totally ineffective, and in addition, a link with this attribute will not receive any credit by Google when they rank websites. It is therefore clearly in the interest of bloggers to get rid of rel="nofollow" attribute.