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A New Self-Hosted Instagram “Link in bio” Solution for WordPress

A New Self-Hosted Instagram “Link in bio” Solution for WordPress

Unlike other social media platforms, Instagram only lets users add one precious URL in their profile bio. This has given rise to a number of online SASS solutions aimed at maximizing the potential of your link-in-bio URL.

While most available services limit users to using product-branded URLs, there is one WordPress plugin that lets you create self-hosted link-in-bio solutions for your website.

Spotlight is an Instagram feed plugin that not only comes with a wide variety of customization options, but the premium version now lets you create links between your Instagram posts and your articles, pages, products, or any other custom URL.

Before I get to the tutorial part of this article, let’s take a quick look at why link-in-bio pages are essential to your marketing strategy.

Take Your Audience From Your Instagram Feed to Your Website in One Click

A link-in-bio website, or Insta website as

Master Addons for Elementor Review: Useful New Features & 40+ Widgets

Master Addons for Elementor Review: Useful New Features & 40+ Widgets

By the numbers, Elementor is the most popular WordPress page builder plugin with over five million active users. One of the many things that makes it so successful is that Elementor encourages third-party developers to create extensions for the core Elementor plugin.

In our Master Addons for Elementor review, we’re going to take a look at one of those extensions.

Master Addons adds a number of new options to Elementor, including both new widgets and new features. For example, you’ll be able to use dynamic conditions to control whether or not widgets appear, create mega menus with Elementor, use custom responsive breakpoints, and lots more.

Master Addons comes in both a free and a paid version, so you’ll be able to benefit from this tool no matter what your budget is.

Keep reading for a hands-on look at everything this plugin has to offer…

Master Addons for Elementor

Data Of 8 Million Indians From Govt’s Coronavirus Portal Allegedly Exposed

Data Of 8 Million Indians From Govt’s Coronavirus Portal Allegedly Exposed

India has emerged as a hotspot for the Coronavirus pandemic, with the country witnessing around 100,000 cases daily.

Collating data of Coronavirus patients is the government’s responsibility, and it seems that the state government of Uttar Pradesh, the biggest state in India, has failed to safeguard the COVID-19 portal. As reported by security researchers from VPNMentor, the COVID-19 surveillance platform of Uttar Pradesh has been compromised, thus exposing the personal data of millions of Indians for anyone to access.

The platform, called “Surveillance Platform Uttar Pradesh Covid-19,”, reportedly built by the regional government of Uttar Pradesh, has numerous vulnerabilities that could jeopardize the country’s plans to control the spread of the virus.

First, the git repository used to store data of millions and contain the source code for the platform was unsecured. No security protocols were put in place, and anyone with knowledge of the platform’s URL and credentials of

How to Add a Cookie Consent Notification in WordPress in 3 Easy Steps

How to Add a Cookie Consent Notification in WordPress in 3 Easy Steps

You’ve heard about cookies, you know it is important, but…

What is a cookie?

Cookies are (usually) small files with user details that your website uses to identify specific users and to improve their browsing experience. They act as website visitor trackers. 

A web server sends cookies to your browser when someone visits your website. The browser stores these messages in a file called cookie.txt. When your visitor requests another page from the same server, their browser sends back the cookies to the server. These cookies contain information about your user’s visit to your webpages and also the data that they share like their location, IP, name and preferences. Cookies help you, the website owner, know more about your visitors’ preferences so that you can show them more of what they like. 

Why do you need to let your customers know your website uses cookies?

Cookies are one

Woman Loses Her Life During Ransomware Attack On A Hospital

Woman Loses Her Life During Ransomware Attack On A Hospital

In an unfortunate series of events last week, a female patient lost her life after hackers targeted Düsseldorf University Hospital in Germany.

As per a report from RTL, the ransomware attack was intended towards a university nearby because the ransom note sent by the hackers addressed a different name. But the hackers accidentally ended up disrupting the hospital’s IT infrastructure and encrypted data on over 30 servers.

Cyberattacks are known to cause severe damages, but they mostly have digital consequences. Sadly, this time, a ransomware attack has been directly linked to the death of a patient. A woman was referred to a healthcare facility located 20 miles away as the hospital was unable to admit emergency patients due to the ransomware attack.

The authorities are investigating the case to see if the delay in the

How WPRiders Can Automate Your Complex WordPress Development Projects

How WPRiders Can Automate Your Complex WordPress Development Projects

As a business owner, you probably have a lot of ideas on how to make your WordPress site better. The problem is that you may not have the in-house development team or Chief Technology Officer (CTO) needed to oversee and execute the project.

Fortunately, if you work with WPRiders, this isn’t a concern. They provide an outsourced CTO service as part of a monthly WordPress retainer. Unlike hiring a freelancer, this isn’t a one-time interaction. It is an on-going engagement with a highly skilled WordPress team that you can use to take your online platform to the next level.

In this post, we’ll discuss some of the common challenges that come with running a complex WordPress site. Then, we’ll introduce you to WPRiders and the benefits of using their experts for retainer-based work. Let’s get started!

Common Challenges of Running a Complex Business Site

Running a complex website,