How BlogSpot Users can Prepare for WordPress Migration

How BlogSpot Users can Prepare for WordPress Migration

BlogSpot is one of the best Blogging platform to start your Blogging career, as it's free and you don't have to pay for anything like hosting images or premium plugins and tons of free themes are out there. Though, over the time when you get more accustomed with Blogging, you would realize BlogSpot is not an ideal option for your Blog future for many reasons: You have less control over SEO of your blog. You can lose your blog anytime as Google holds the right to delete or ban any BlogSpot blog for violation of their rules. BlogSpot is not (10 comments)

How to Install WordPress Offline using XAMPP

How to Install WordPress Offline using XAMPP

Every Self-hosted Wordpress user wonders "If there was a way via which WordPress could be installed offline and all the themes could be tested and corrected as per the requirements offline?" Yes! of course there are hundreds of ways to do this, but most of them are time-consuming and aren't user friendly and it takes the users nerve to set up Wordpress offline. We have already looked into two other ways to use WordPress offline, and if you have missed it, you can quickly go through both of them: How to install WordPress using MAMP Instant (19 comments)

How to Use Custom Fields in WordPress Blog

How to Use Custom Fields in WordPress Blog

For me, WordPress is the best CMS I have ever came across. in 2015 it powers about 23% of the websites in the world. It's easy to use, flexible and can be modified in any way. The WordPress has gained more popularity because of its custom fields. Before WordPress custom fields were introduced WP was just a blogging platform. After the introduction of custom fields, it has been widely used as Content Management system. So how to use custom fields? Let me first give you little introduction to custom fields. Read: Why WordPress is best Blogging (3 comments)

How to Create Multi-Author WordPress blog for Guest Posting

How to Create Multi-Author WordPress blog for Guest Posting

You might have heard about Guest posting is dying and it's true, but what you don't know about guest posting is; it is still the most profitable way to get links from high quality sites. Here at ShoutMeLoud, I have definitely lowered down the number of guest posts publishing, but I still accept guest posts from users who have a good reputation or submit something which adds value to the community. Anyways, this article is more about helping you to set up your blog for accepting guest posts, so lets directly jump into that.  Many Bloggers have enabled (19 comments)

Which is the Best WordPress Permalink Structure for SEO?

Which is the Best WordPress Permalink Structure for SEO?

When considering important aspects of the SEO of any site, the permalink plays major role in overall optimization. A permalink is a permanent link of your page and posts, and it doesn't change with time. By default, WordPress offers permalinks like this: http://www.shoutmeloud.com/?p=123 This type of permalink is not search engine friendly, so most newbie bloggers just starting with WordPress fail to create a site that is optimizing WordPress permalinks for SEO because they are using the default permalinks. In this guide, we will teach you which (32 comments)