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Amazing things you didn’t know WordPress can do

Being responsible for a whopping 28% of the internet alone, it’s no wonder that WordPress has a lot to offer for its users. Alongside all the popular pretty stuff of WordPress, there are some lesser known amazing things that you can do with the CMS. Plenty of plugins are in the WordPress directory to add extra features to your sites and a lot of other plugins with the latest technology are being released every day. Today, we will talk about some of the most wonderful plugins that can add unprecedented functionalities to your WordPress sites.

 

Social Content Locker

The OnePress Social Locker plugin lets you lock your valuable site content behind a set of social buttons until the visitors like, share, +1 or tweet your page. People don’t click the buttons even if they like your content because they don’t worry about your benefits or your traffic. With OnePress social locker, you can ask people to “pay” in a form of a Like/Tweet/+1 to get access to your contents, to get a discount, to download, to read an ending of your article, to watch a video or to view a funny picture. Things are so easy with OnePress Social Locker. All you need to do is select the part of your content you want to lock, click a button and you’re done!

 

Website Preloader

If you want to appease your visitors during website loading, you can add a preloader to the site. Many visitors bounce back if the website takes too long to load. With a preloader, visitors think they are already in. Since the website speed matters to all, it’s recommended that you have a preloader. So there’s a nice Preloader plugin in the WordPress directory. Go and get that for your WordPress sites.

 

Invoicing

There are plugins that can make the online payment process far more bearable. Sliced Invoices – WordPress Invoice Plugin is one of the most useful ones. With this plugin, you can create and send professional invoices right from your WordPress dashboard. Clients can pay using PayPal, and you can track any outstanding invoices from one convenient location. Sliced Invoices is a kind of invoicing system that is easy to use but at the same time, it is packed with features that help you make your quoting and invoicing a breeze.

 

Customer Support  

WordPress lets you add live chat support to your business site. There are plugins that can do so. You can offer awesome support to your clients with WP Support Desk plugin. Accept, manage, and respond to client support queries from a simple and unified dashboard. You can even reply your clients via email and rate staff. On the other hand, WP Live Chat Support offers tremendous live chat experience for your business. WP Live Chat Support is great for small businesses. No third party connections required.

 

Fundraising System

One of the most wonderful things that you can do is raise funds easily on WordPress sites. This functionality is offered with an amazing plugin called WP Crowdfunding. You can turn your site into an awesome fundraising platform where people would be able to run their campaigns and raise funds for their ventures. This plugin is powered by WooCommerce. It has a native wallet system for accepting local payments. WP Crowdfunding has the facility to split the money through PayPal Adaptive or Stripe Connect.

 

WordPress is growing and hopefully will be this way in days to come. There are millions of developers around the world working to bring awesomeness to WordPress every day. Sometimes they bring us great looking themes or plugins with modern functionalities. The WordPress itself is a wonder and will be that way for a longer period of time I believe. The best time you should have switched to WordPress was a long time ago and the second best time is right now. It’s never late. Start your journey with WordPress right now.

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