WP Implementers, Image Compression Tools & More Uses for Your LMS

WP Implementers, Image Compression Tools & More Uses for Your LMS

Hosted by David Blackmon of Aspen Grove Studios and Divi Space, and Tim Strifler of Divi Life and Tim Strifler Online Solutions, WP The Podcast is a highly-informative, content-rich 10-minute-long podcast that releases episodes daily.

Created to help the WordPress professional success in reaching their business goals, WP The Podcast covers engaging and captivating topics revolving around WordPress, web development, marketing and business.

In the following post, we recap a collection of previous episodes from WP The Podcast.

WP The Podcast Episode 250

Episode 250: Why You Should Use WP Smush on All Your Client Websites

In Episode 250, David and Tim discuss one of their favorite plugins, WP Smush. Created by WPMU Dev, WP Smush is an image compression plugin that helps reduce the overall file size of the images on a WordPress website. A simple set-up-and-go plugin, WP Smush will automatically resize and compress images whenever a client uploads new images, even large images, to a WordPress website.

WP The Podcast Episode 251

Episode 251: What a WordPress Implementer Is And Why You Should Be One

Episode 251 discusses the role of the WordPress implementer. An exciting new role available to those operating in the WordPress space, a ‘WordPress implementer’ is a person who builds WordPress websites but does not handle development or design as such. Instead, an implementer will put together a number of tools (including theme frameworks, page builders, plugins etc.) to assist the overall creation process. Episode 251 explains this role in depth and shares how there is a market for operators.

WP The Podcast Episode 252

Episode 252: Why You Should Consider Using LMS For More Than Paid Courses

Episode 252 explores the LMS platform and describes how and why it should be used for more than simply running online courses. In the episode, David and Tim share plenty of advice as to how the LMS platform can be appropriated in completely new ways.

Episode 253: How to See What WordPress Theme & Plugins a Site is Using

At times, there are some occasions where one would like to see which theme and/or plugins a WordPress website is using. In Episode 253, David and Tim discuss how you can use a theme detector as well as your browser’s built-in Developer Tools to investigate other sites. The episode also discusses Divi Ghoster, a plugin by Aspen Grove Studios that helps web developers hide their theme from developer tools.

Episode 254: Why You Should Always Take The High Road & Never Burn Bridges With Clients

Moving away from an old client or unfruitful business connection can be a difficult situation for most. In Episode 254, David and Tim discuss how to navigate such tender, problematic occurrences with clients. They also share their experiences within these situations and the lessons they’ve learnt.


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Lisa-Robyn Keown

Lisa-Robyn is a qualified copywriter and brand strategist from Cape Town, South Africa.