Blog

Extensions Plugin

The Extensions Plugin, available from the WP Symposium Pro website, adds a large number of additional features for your social network. Features System Customize Email alerts Login/Redirect, and restrict access to WordPress dashboard System Messages Activity Allow users to choose activity recipient(s) Let users create activity share lists (requires above to be activated) Add images to activity posts Automatically show Soundcloud on activity Automatically show YouTube videos when URL included Automatically show website link previews Allow users to like/dislike activity posts and replies Let members keep track of favorite activity posts Allow sharing of activity posts to Facebook Members Add custom profile extensions [...]

By |2019-06-11T08:40:48-04:00June 11th, 2019|Articles, Tips and Tricks|0 Comments

Core Plugin / Setup

Core Plugin The core WP Symposium Pro plugin, available on the WordPress repository, has the basic features of a social network. When added to a WordPress website it creates a social network for your website. Profile Activity Friends Avatar (profile photo) Forums Alerts (inform your users via email) Setup A number of the features of WP Symposium Pro have global settings which are applied via WPS Pro->Setup (via the admin dashboard). These are often very important, and after activating a feature you should check on this page for any settings that are required. Also on the Setup page you can use Quick Start [...]

By |2019-06-11T08:42:38-04:00June 11th, 2019|Articles, Feature's, Tips and Tricks|0 Comments

Downloading and Installing

Downloading and Installing the core plugin First thing to mention is that the core plugin is free, and always will be! The easiest way to add the core plugin (that includes profiles, activity, unlimited forums and friendships) is to go to Plugins->Add New on your WordPress admin dashboard, search for “WP Symposium Pro” and click on install. You can download a ZIP file if you want from wordpress.org. Come back here to find loads of support information, including video tutorials that cover installation, well worth watching…! Downloading and Installing the Extensions plugin The Extensions plugin is available from the “shop“ on the WP Symposium Pro website! To install [...]

By |2019-06-11T08:43:49-04:00June 11th, 2019|Articles, Feature's, WordPress, WP Symposium PRO|0 Comments

Release version 2019.06

In Brief… Release to Fix miss sizing of some avatars when viewing in the Profile page Quick release to mark as compatible with WordPress 5.2.1. Remember, if you use a CDN (like CloudFlare), caching, etc – purge/clear everything after updating. Here’s what is in this release: Core Updated “tested to” WordPress 502 Fix miss sizing of some avatars when viewing in Profile page Extensions Updated “tested to” WordPress 502 Don’t Forget… Check out the WPS Pro Codex for information and documentation on WP Symposium Pro.

By |2019-06-10T13:54:04-04:00June 10th, 2019|Release, Updates, WordPress, WP Symposium PRO|0 Comments

Are You Overlooking the Security of Your WordPress Website?

Most of the users overlook the security of their WordPress website because there is a myth that it is one of the most secured CMS platforms. But the truth is that there is not a powerful way to completely protect a site or blog from hackers, spammers, and other security threats. A professional hacker will certainly find his/her way to get into your site, without your permission. So, it’s up to you whether you want to ignore your site’s security or want to give tough competition to hacker when he is trying to hack your site. Fortunately, there are a [...]

By |2019-05-22T09:41:36-04:00May 22nd, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Time Off

We will be taking some Time Off Starting on May 14th  and returning on May 28th. Will have LapTop with us and will be checking for your messages as the wifi allows. :) It's calling to us!

By |2019-05-19T09:29:50-04:00May 13th, 2019|Staff, Vacation|0 Comments

Time to update

It is really time to start thinking about getting your host to provide the latest version of PHP. To run WordPress we recommend your host supports: PHP version 7.3 or greater. MySQL version 5.6 or greater OR MariaDB version 10.1 or greater. HTTPS support That’s really it. We recommend Apache or Nginx as the most robust and featureful server for running WordPress, but any server that supports PHP and MySQL will do. The above is from WordPress.org […]

By |2019-06-09T10:50:34-04:00May 11th, 2019|Articles|0 Comments

Sorry for the Inconvenience

We had to do some major work on our websites so instead of seeing code all over the screen we went in maintenance for a couple of hours. All done and the update should be out by the 6th of May Best Regards, WPS PRO Team

By |2019-04-29T18:04:59-04:00April 29th, 2019|Uncategorized|1 Comment

The importance of ramping up and testing your message first

The temptation, with your incredible offering, your ultimate product or service, is to dive into something like Facebook Ads and spend, spend, spend. Expecting to retire on your own island, with a private yacht and far too many pina coladas for one person to consume. And it doesn’t happen. And you’ve spent a fortune. So how can you avoid this “oh so easy” way to waste a ton of advertising cash? You have to use what I refer to as the “Craft, Test, Scale” process. Crafting Before you spend any money looking to attract millions of customers, go back to [...]

By |2019-04-16T12:48:12-04:00April 16th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Can you really make money as an affiliate marketeer?

  As an example an affiliate marketer, you promote a service sharing “your” unique link. In return, you get paid when someone signs up via that link. The amount you get paid, whether one-off or recurring and so on, will vary depending on the affiliate offer. For example, t4s.site will pay you 50% of every monthly payment someone pays, if they originally signed up via your link. You don’t even need to be a paying member yourself, but if you are, two affiliate sign-ups and you’re getting the service for free 😉 So what are the pros and cons of promoting service [...]

By |2019-04-10T16:02:18-04:00April 12th, 2019|Affiliate, Tips and Tricks, WordPress|0 Comments