If you run WordPress on your site, you need to make sure that you keep up with all of the latest happenings. Who are the people that you need to be listening to? Who offers advice, tips, hints, tutorials and plugins that can help your site become better every day? The best way to keep up is by following some of the top WordPress blogs.
Here are some of the WordPress blogs that you should keep in your bookmark folder. Take some time each week to have a look through them and see if there is anything that can help you.
If you want a bit of everything, including some really helpful tutorials, reviews of plugins and themes and handy how-to guides to help you with some of the more tricky parts of WordPress, then check out WP Explorer. They have some top contributors so you can get insight from some top WordPress minds. They tweet from @wpexplorer to keep you caught up with new posts.
More than just showcasing their beautiful work, the Elegant Themes blogs has info on so many different aspects of your WordPress site, from SEO to marketing. If you want to keep up to date with them, you can follow them on twitter at @elegantthemes.
With opinion pieces, all sorts of reviews and lots of tutorials that can really help you to get to grips with your WordPress site in simple to understand terms, WPEka is a great blog to follow. Try following them on Twitter at @wpekadotcom.
If you’re looking for a site that gets updates regularly with top quality content, then try WPKube. It has news, tips, mods and reviews so there’s plenty to get your teeth into. They tweet at @wpkube.
For the more experienced WordPress user, or one that wants to become experienced, WPMU DEV Blog is a great resource with tutorials advice and all round helpfulness. You can follow them on Twitter at @wpmudev.
Bob Dunn – WordPress man about town. If you want to know anything about anything to do with WordPress then catch up with him on Twitter at @bobwp or simply visit his website to see why we are recommending him.
Fed up with being ‘mansplained’ at about how to run a WordPress website? Lady WordPress writes about all sorts, including security, news, making money and all sorts of other WordPress topics on her blog. She also tweets from @lbogaerts if you want to make a connection.
Looking for hacks and hints for your WordPress site? WP Recipes has an archive of hundreds of different ways you can improve your site. It’s curated by jean, a blogger in Belgium who can be found at @catswhocode and also the blog Cats Who Code.
That’s eight for you to get your teeth sunk into – bytes and bytes of info for you to get started. Have a look and a browse through and see if there isn’t something already posted which can take your site to the next level. Likewise, keep your eye out for or new posts, as we blog about everything including WordPress, Magento and more. Keep up to date at @ElementaryDigi.