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How To Optimize Images For Your WordPress Website

How To Optimize Images For Your WordPress Website

Having great images on your WordPress site can have a tremendous impact on your posts and your site as a whole, but using great images and having optimized images is two entirely different things. Compressing your images is one of the easiest and fastest ways to reduce the load time of your website, which can [...]

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10 Plugins That Transform WordPress Into A Blogging Friendly CMS

10 Plugins That Transform WordPress Into A Blogging Friendly CMS

Everyone claims that WordPress is a great option for blogging, and it is, but how can we make it into a friendlier CMS for our blog? One of the greatest powers that WordPress has is its ability to easily install and run plug-ins, many of which are developed for free by members of the WordPress [...]

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Top Twitter WordPress Plugin Roundup

Top Twitter WordPress Plugin Roundup

Here at Blueprint Design we have been trying to figure out which WordPress Twitter plugins we should use to integrate our twitter account. Here are the results of our research. Look at the end of this post to see what we picked to use. Please note all of these plugins are compatible up to WordPress [...]

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WordPress 2.7 hits 1,000,000 downloads

WordPress 2.7 hits 1,000,000 downloads

WordPress passed the million download mark for the latest version 2.7. Congrats! Source: http://wordpress.org/download/counter/

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Cool 8-bit design inspired web sites.

Cool 8-bit design inspired web sites.

8bitweapon.com ymck.net 8bitklubben.dk adventurekid.se http://www.mixinc.net/atari/ http://www.geocities.com/paulranday/8bit/8-bit.html Do you know any more 8-bit sites? Link us in the comment section and we’ll add it. real 8bit stuff: http://uaddit.com/discussions/showthread.php?t=702 8bit bkg: http://www.abc64.de/backgrounds/index1024.html 8-bit wordpress theme: retromactheme.modernlifeisrubbish.co.uk

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WordPress 2.5 Tease

WordPress 2.5 Tease

WordPress 2.5 is just around the corner. Last week, we’d expected a St Patrick’s Day launch, but it looks as if we’ll have to wait just a few more days for the official launch. That doesn’t mean you can’t get a sneak peek of the new version. Release Candidate 1 (RC1) of WordPress 2.5 is [...]

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Top 10 WordPress CMS Plugins

Top 10 WordPress CMS Plugins

Based on our experience buiding out dozens of e-Commerce, Gallery, Restaurant, NFP, Directory, and Service-based websites, this is the definitive list of plugins that whip wordpress into shape, and don’t let our clients down.

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Launch of Blueprint Design’s New Site and Blog.

Launch of Blueprint Design’s New Site and Blog.

We’re excited to announce the Grand re-Opening of Blueprint Design Studio, a beautiful and experienced design studio to promote your business in amazing designs. The site is built entirely on WordPress, the Content Management System we recommend most often to our clients. The site features a brand new blog, keeping customers updated on our newest [...]

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