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About Aritra Roy

Aritra Roy is a Blogger, Freelance Writer, Designer and Online Entrepreneur who believes in the power of written words to educate, influence and inspire people.

Best & the Most Powerful Joomla Extensions for You to Try – Part III

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Welcome to the third part of this series on the best and the most powerful Joomla extensions for you to try. In the previous two episodes, we have presented some really excellent “hand-picked” Joomla extensions which can give your website an edge over the others.

JCE (Free)

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It is a very popular and award-winning extension which adds an advanced and highly configurable WYSIWYG editor for Joomla.

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Best & the Most Powerful Joomla Extensions for You to Try – Part II

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In the second part of the series, we will continue with some of the best and most powerful Joomla extensions for you must try. By chance, if you have missed the first part of the series, then do check it out once, as there we have presented a really awesome set of Joomla extensions that you surely cannot afford to miss. Continue reading

The Most Comprehensive Collection of the Best WordPress Plugins – Part IV

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In this part of the series, we continue with the discussion we had started in the previous part, on the various essential security and anti-spam plugins to protect your WordPress site from unwanted hacking and spamming attacks.

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The Most Comprehensive Collection of the Best WordPress Plugins – Part III

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In this part of the series, we will discuss on a very important aspect – security and anti-spam on WordPress. With the increasing popularity of WordPress sites, the hacking and spamming attacks are also increasing. Tough the core of WordPress is quite secured, still it is not a wise decision to leave the security of your site in the hands of fate.

In this part of the series, we will start discussion on the most essential security and anti-spam plugins to keep your blog safe from the hackers, spammer and bad bots and give more time and focus on improving the quality of your blog.

Security & Anti-Spam Plugins

These are the most essential security and anti-spam plugins which can protect almost every corner of your blog from the ever increasing hacking and spamming attempts. Continue reading

The Most Comprehensive Collection of the Best WordPress Plugins – Part II

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In the second part of the series, we will dive straight into the variety of SEO plugins that WordPress have to offer. Now-a-days, blogging is not just about writing content as you also need to understand the vast opportunity of the search engine market and grab the target audience.

There are a wide variety of plugins which can help you to make your WordPress site more and more search-engine friendly and improve the overall SEO of your site. So, in this part of the series we will focus on all the essential SEO plugins that you may need for your WordPress site.

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These plugins can help you a lot in boosting the search engine rankings by improving the on-site SEO of your WordPress blog. You can make your website more search-engine friendly and can track your ranking progress too. Continue reading

The Most Comprehensive Collection of the Best WordPress Plugins – Part I

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If you have a WordPress blog, you probably have come across various WordPress plugins that can enhance your blog in almost all aspects. Now-a-days, blogging is not just about writing content, and attracting visitors. There is lot more to it. Every blogger should think about their visitors first and everything else should follow automatically.

In WordPress, we have plugins for almost everything. There are plugins that can help you speed up your WordPress site by caching, image optimization and various other techniques. There are lots of SEO plugins which can walk right beside you and can help you to get better rankings in the search engines.

With the increasing popularity of your site, you can also become a victim of spamming and hacking attempts, so there are various anti-spam and security plugins to deal with spammers and secure your WordPress blog too. Not only these, there is a variety of social sharing and bookmarking plugins that can help you share your content over the web and attract more visitors.

The list can never end as there are plugins to control almost each and every aspect in your WordPress blog. Continue reading

Best & the Most Powerful Joomla Extensions for You to Try – Part I

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Joomla is a free and open source framework which is also one of the most popular Content Management Systems (CMS) in the world, been downloaded for more than 50 million times. And the great thing about this amazing and powerful CMS is the availability of huge amount of extensions to satisfy almost all of your needs.

With over 7,700 free and premium extensions available from both official and unofficial sources, Joomla boasts to be the second most popular CMS after WordPress.

In this series, we focus on bringing some of the best, most popular and useful extensions for Joomla, which can give your website an edge over the others. We have also tried to maintain a proper mix of both the free and the premium ones.

Before diving into this article, it is always recommended to have a look at some of the best Joomla services that we have got to offer, here at ‘corePHP’. Continue reading

The Ultimate Responsive Web Design Tools for Designers – Part V

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Ultimately we have reached the last part of this “responsive web design tools” series. Previously, we have discussed about a lot about the essential and important tools that almost every designer needs to make their responsive web design process successful.

We have presented before you a lot of responsive grid systems and frameworks, JavaScript and jQuery tools, wireframing and sketching tools and also some essential testing and preview tools. In this last part, we would continue our discussion on the Testing and Preview tools that we had started in the previous part.

Before ending this series, we would present some special tools in the bonus section. I hope all the tools that we have mentioned in this series will prove to help you a lot in your design project by saving a lot of precious time and increase productivity. Continue reading

The Ultimate Responsive Web Design Tools for Designers – Part IV

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Now, we have reached the fourth part of the series where we discuss about some sketching and wireframing tools which you can use to visualize your website even before creating it.

The first thing that should come to any designer is the idea of the website, but the difficult part is to give a concrete form to that idea residing inside your head. This is where sketching comes into play. But many designers often mistakenly use the works “sketching” and “wireframing” interchangeably. They are quite similar as they are both used to illustrate a particular concept, but there is a small difference between them.

In web design process, sketching always comes before wireframing. In this part of the series, we will also talk about some tools for testing your responsive design. Continue reading

The Ultimate Responsive Web Design Tools for Designers– Part III

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The third part of the series continues on the JavaScript and jQuery plugins and is fully dedicated to it. And undoubtedly jQuery is a sure winner in creating responsive web designs. jQuery is used to enhance JavaScript and create cutting-edge mobile-friendly websites.

The jQuery library simplifies important actions like event handling, animation, navigation, etc and gives you the control over the tiny bits of responsiveness you need. A proper combination of CSS3 and jQuery can give your web development process the power it deserves. So if you want to create websites to meet the user expectations and give a proper user experience, then jQuery is a must have in your responsive design process.

A wisely constructed website which is fluidic enough to adapt to any screen size with ease and deliver the best experience to all kinds of users and at all time, should be your primary aim. Continue reading

The Ultimate Responsive Web Design Tools for Designers– Part II


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Now, we have reached the second part of the series where we will continue with some more important grid systems and frameworks you may need for your responsive web design process. We will then continue with the JavaScript and jQuery plugins which are very important to give your website the advanced responsive features which it deserves.

Responsive web design is not just for the sake of the visitors but also for the designers who give a lot of time and brain in creating the websites. Can you imagine the pain of designing and developing individual website layouts for different devices? How much time will it take and how much money will you need to spend for that? Responsive web design can manage the entire matter with just a single layout which will dynamically adapt to various browser and device sizes with ease. Just a little bit of intelligent coding, that’s it. Continue reading