Monthly Archives: March 2012

Wordpress

Speed Up Your WordPress Website

In my last article I showed you how begin the search engine optimisation of your Wordpress website. In this article I am going to explain how you can further optimise your site by improving page load times. The tips in this article can easily reduce the download size of a single page request from in excess of 1MB to 200KB and even less in subsequent page visits without any noticeable change in the website.
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Wordpress

WordPress Search Engine Optimisation – A Guide

As with optimising any website, search engine optimisation (SEO) of a wordpress site relies mainly on the content. Good quality, useful and informative content will trump even the best search engine optimisation techniques in my opinion. That being said, the hints in this article will help ensure that the effort put into your site content and marketing is not diluted by a poor website design.
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Cubecart5

CubeCart 5 Plugin – Part Two

This is part two of our CubeCart 5 plugin tutorial allowing you to set the default sort order for products.
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Cubecart5

CubeCart 5 Plugin – Part One

CubeCart 5 is a great eCommerce shopping cart with great out of the box features. Having said this, in my experience whichever eCommerce package you choose the customers will often want a feature that is not available out of the box. CubeCart 5 solves this problem by providing a hook system enabling the easy integration of custom made plugins without the need to alter any of the source code. In this post I have included the code to create a simple advance settings plugin which will allow you to set the default sort order for products on the category pages, allowing you to set the default sort order by price, date added or name.
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