1. What is the best way to sell a product or service online? We review the two most commonly used eCommerce plugins for WordPress, WooCommerce and WP e-Commerce.

    Find out which is best for you in this episode of PressThis PressThat.

    SHOW NOTES:

    WooCommerce and JigoShop - 1:29

    WooCommerce Review - 2:06

    WP e-Commerce Review - 4:46

    Developers vs Designers - 6:21

    The Verdict - 8:38

    LINKS:
    WooCommerce - woothemes.com/woocommerce/
    WP e-Commerce - getshopped.org
    OODAlink - oodalink.com
    Our Studio - slocumstudio.com

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  2. How do you backup your WordPress website? Take a look at 2 popular WordPress plugins BackupBuddy and BackWPup. Matt and Dan from Slocum Studio chat about what they liked and didn't like about these two plugins.

    SHOW NOTES:

    BackWPUp - 0:46

    BackUpBuddy - 2:05

    The Premium Case - 3:19

    The Verdict - 5:27

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  3. How do you tweet your WordPress blog posts? Check out our latest head to head plugin review of Twitter Tools vs WP to Twitter in this week's PressThis or PressThat.

    SHOW NOTES:

    How-to Twitter Embed on WordPress - 0:43

    Twitter Tools - 1:51

    WP to Twitter - 4:37

    The Verdict - 7:40

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  4. Do you want to create custom logins, payment plans, or email campaigns on your WordPress powered website? Well, this video gets you started on which plugin to choose to make it happen. We do the rest. This video takes a look at the two more popular contact form plugins, Contact Form 7 and Gravity Forms.

    Want help implementing a contact form on your website? Let us know below!

    SHOW NOTES:

    Gravity Forms - 0:52

    The Benefits of Premium - 2:36

    Contact Form 7 - 3:59

    The Verdict - 6:14

    Gravity Forms: gravityforms.com/
    Contact Form 7: contactform7.com/
    Our Studio: slocumstudio.com

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    With the announcement of more Retina Display products than ever before, it is more important than ever to make your website ready for a Hi-DPI display or a Retina Display Apple Macbook Pro.

    We talk about the best plugin to use to make your website load images properly on a Hi DPI device. We also discuss how the process of making Retina ready images works and how to upload images that are compatible with Retina.

    Special thanks to guest host Jon Desrosiers whose plugin is one of the two we look at today!

    SHOW NOTES:

    Why Retina and how does it work? - 0:42

    WP Retina 2x - 2:41

    Server vs Client for image loading - 3:07

    Simple WP Retina - 4:54

    The Verdict - 6:52

    Simple WP Retina: wordpress.org/extend/plugins/simple-wp-retina/
    Regenerate Thumbnails: wordpress.org/extend/plugins/regenerate-thumbnails/
    WP Retina 2x: wordpress.org/extend/plugins/wp-retina-2x/
    Our Studio: slocumstudio.com

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