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Key Factors To Look At Before Choosing Your WordPress Hosting Provider

Choosing Your WordPress Hosting Provider

Your business website is an online platform that lets you reach and sell your products to a wider range of audiences. In order to achieve these goals well, you need to consider a number of aspects before moving your business online. For instance, you have to decide if you want to use a better website platform like WordPress, identify must-have plugins, and find managed WordPress hosting. I’m assuming that you have already selected a website platform like WordPress for your online business, and are now looking for a fast and secure hosting platform. In this article, I will show you … Read more…

[New] FooGallery PRO Starter: An All-New Plan To Get You Started For Less

Pro Starter Plan new to FooGallery

Introducing our new PRO Starter plan! FooGallery, as you may have seen, includes a ton of features. Our Free plugin comes with plenty of customizations, themes and other awesome features. And then our FooGallery PRO Expert plan comes with all of the premium features. But for someone just getting started, this may be too much. You might not need all of the premium features, and the price might be a bit much if you’re not planning on using all of these features. For this reason, we’ve built in a PRO Starter license! What Does FooGallery PRO Starter Include? Our Starter … Read more…

Core Web Vitals: How FooGallery Can Help Improve Your Score

Core Web Vitals & How Foogallery Can Help

Google has announced an update coming in mid-June 2021, which will factor in Core Web Vitals among other page experience signals. This is in keeping with Google’s aim to give users a good online experience and provide them with helpful search results. But what does all of this mean for you? To help you understand this update a bit better, we decided to take a more detailed look at page experience signals, how this will affect you, and what action you need to take. We also take a look at the latest FooGallery update and how it can help you … Read more…

How to Manually Install WordPress in 6 Simple Steps

How to manually install wordpress

WordPress is not only a website or blog creation tool, it provides a hosting platform as well. This means that if you are just getting started with your site or blog, or you want to experiment, play around with and test out the many features of WordPress, you don’t need to manually install WordPress. Instead, you can let a hosting provider handle this for you. Many users prefer to open a hosting account with web hosting platforms such as GoDaddy, Host Gator, Bluehost, or even WordPress itself, to name but a few. For a comparative look at the various web-hosting … Read more…

[Update] FooGallery V2: How The Latest Update Will Improve Performance

FooGallery version 2 update to improve performance

FooGallery just got better! FooGallery Version 2 has just been released and includes major improvements for performance. In fact, we’re confident that FooGallery is now the best gallery for optimized performance and improved ranking. Below, we take a look at some of the changes we have made and how this affects your galleries’ performance. FooGallery Update The majority of the changes we made were done to improve the plugin’s performance scores in Lighthouse. Lighthouse is Google’s performance metrics suite, used to assign a score to a page. These performance scores form part of the overall score for your site, which … Read more…

How to Create A Video Gallery in WordPress

FooGallery Feature - Video Galleries

How do you display multiple videos on a page? You could embed videos one after the other on your WordPress site or simply link to the video url. However, that doesn’t make for a particularly appealing presentation. Also, it takes up too much space on WordPress and will invariably slow down your website. If you opt, instead, to present your videos in a video gallery format – say, on a WordPress page dedicated for videos – you will notice a significant increase in your visitors’ click-through rate. Plus, in a gallery format, visitors to your site won’t stop at just … Read more…

Create a Stunning Artist or Photographer Website with WordPress.com and Our WordPress Image Gallery Plugin

using WordPress.com and foogallery to build your site

As a creator, you can’t be lugging around physical copies of your art for showing off. Instead, it’s so much more convenient to display your best works on a beautifully crafted website, that you can easily share with others by providing a URL. But to have such a website, you’re going to need a great photo gallery plugin – as well as a well-suited platform for hosting your website. So no matter your craft – whether you’re an artist, actor, photographer, designer and so on – read on to learn how you can easily create a stunning website with a … Read more…

How To Create Effective Countdown Notification Bars

How to create effective countdown notification bars

What’s the average time spent on one of your pages? How long is the average session? There’s a good chance that neither of these numbers are very high. In fact, the average time spent on a page could be as little as 15 seconds. This doesn’t give you a lot of time to make an impression or drive new business. A well-placed notification bar, however, can make all the difference. Using a notice bar can help get your user’s attention, encourage interaction, generate leads, and convert users into customers. So we’ve put together a detailed guide on how to set … Read more…

[New] EXIF Data Now Available in FooGallery PRO

EXIF Data Now Available in FooGallery PRO

EXIF Data is now included in the latest release of FooGallery PRO. This feature gives you the ability to show the EXIF data for each of the images in your gallery. What is EXIF Data? EXIF, or Exchangeable Image File, is metadata or information that is stored when you take a digital photograph. This is descriptive information that gives you specific details about the photograph. This could include items like the camera that was used, the shutter speed, date, time, whether a flash was used, the exposure, and so on. When Should You Display This Information? EXIF Data can be … Read more…

Jan 2021 FooBar Update: Scheduling, Effects And More

Latest FooBar Update Improves On User Experience

We’ve recently released an update to FooBar (free and Pro), geared towards improving user experience. The FooBar update will also make it easier for you to get the most out of your notification bars. Below we take a look at what’s new in FooBar: Realtime Previews It can be frustrating, not to mention a waste of time, if you have to reload your notification bar every time you make a change. This is why we’ve built in realtime previews when editing notification bars in admin. Any time you make a change to your content or color-scheme, your preview bar will … Read more…