In this post, you’ll find the tools that we use to run WPColt. Services, plugins and theme. We hope that you find it useful.
We use WPHostingSpot to host our site. They keep WPColt running with the best and latest technologies out there.
We care about our site load time, and to get the best results we use these combinations:
KeyCDN: Our CDN tool. We use it on all of our projects. Want to read our full review? Click here.
Autoptimize: For compressing CSS and JS.
Cache Enabler: For caching. Actually, it gives amazing results when combined with Autoptimize.
CDN Enabler: To integrate KeyCDN.
ShortPixel Image Optimizer: For optimizing our images. Read our in-depth review.
WP-Optimize: For DB cleaning-up.
Complete Analytics Optimization Suite (CAOS): To add Google Analytics tracking code and to avoid the ‘Leverage browser caching for the following cacheable resources’ PageSpeed insights issue. Read the full post here.
Activity Log: This plugin gives us a complete log for everything happens on our site. This helps us to see who did what.
SecuPress Pro: Our main security shield with tons of features and security modules. Read the review.
Salt Shaker: This plugin is created by us, it helps to change the security salts keys frequently. More info in this post.
SEO & Marketing
ConvertPlus: This is the plguin we use to display the different opt-in forms.
Mailster: There are a bunch of services to send newsletters. We chose Mailster because we like to manage things from our dashboard.
Monarch Plugin: A great plugin for social sharing.
ThirstyAffiliates: To cloak the outgoing links.
WP Coupons: We get many deals and discounts for several WP products. We used WP Coupons to list these coupons in an awesome way. Check out our deals.
Yoast SEO: We see it as the best SEO plugin for WordPress.
Disqus Conditional Load: Hepls us to lazyload Disqus comments. More info can be found in this post.
Easy Digital Downloads: To list our downloads to our visitors.
Edit Flow: To manage and assign tasks between our writers.
Q2W3 Fixed Widget: To create the floating widget.
That’s all, if you have any questions or feedback please feel free to use the comments section.