How to link pages to site menu in WordPress

Chamber of Commerce website layout, WordPress Business Directory plugin, Inspired

Whether you are building a site for a professional association or a neighborhood association, a chamber of commerce or an arts council, an important first step is to add pages and content to your site. Once you have created your new page, you’ll want to link your page to your site’s navigation menu so that … Read more How to link pages to site menu in WordPress

How to set your site icon (Favicon) for WordPress

Set browser favicon in WordPress

Your website should have a favicon. A favicon or site icon is the small but powerful branding tool that appears in the browser tab next to your site title and it’s a great visual to both strengthen your brand and improve user experience. These powerful little images are not limited to the browser tab either, … Read more How to set your site icon (Favicon) for WordPress

Merchant’s Association Categories for Business Directory

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Merchant’s Associations benefit local business owners in a variety of ways, from strengthening the voice of business owners, to opportunities to collaborate on local city issues, to increasing visibility of its members within the community. A Business Directory is a proactive way to increase visitors to your association’s site, boost your SEO position, strengthen business … Read more Merchant’s Association Categories for Business Directory

Connect to Mailchimp Newsletter Signup

add newsletter signup to WordPress website

One of the easiest ways to grow your newsletter mailing list is to encourage new members to signup for your newsletter during the registration process. Capture email at registration Using the Chamber Dashboard Member Manager plugin and our Mailchimp plugin, you can easily add a Mailchimp signup option to your membership form. Visit our documentation … Read more Connect to Mailchimp Newsletter Signup

Business Directory plugin for WordPress now fully compatible with WPML

Globe, multilingual chamber, WordPress membership plugins, photoby-artem-bali

Translate your Business Directory You asked, we answered! The Chamber Dashboard Business Directory is now fully compatible with WPML, the WordPress Multilingual Translation Plugin. This is good news especially for multi-cultural chambers and membership sites. Your can now make your Directory more accessible to large sections of your target audience who may speak and write … Read more Business Directory plugin for WordPress now fully compatible with WPML

Hide sidebars from Business Directory Listings

Hide sidebars from Business Directory pages 2

Depending on the look you are creating for your membership site, you may or may not want to display your site’s sidebars on each individual Business Directory listing. In this tutorial will demonstrate how to use the free version of a very powerful WordPress plugin called ‘Content Aware Sidebars‘ to hide the content from the … Read more Hide sidebars from Business Directory Listings

Mailchimp Newsletter plugin for Business Directory

Mailchimp plugin, WordPress, Chamber Dashboard, photoby-behzad-ghaffarian

We have just released a Mailchimp addon for the Chamber Dashboard Business Directory plugin. This addon lets your membership organization automatically add member emails to the Mailchimp newsletter list of your choice. This is a premium plugin that requires the Chamber Dashboard Member Manager plugin (free version) in order to work. Or, if you already … Read more Mailchimp Newsletter plugin for Business Directory

WordPress 5.0 Gutenberg Block Editor

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WordPress 5.0 is here! This new version of WP brings BIG changes to the WordPress editor. A new editor, Gutenberg, which was released as a plugin earlier this year, will now be part of WordPress core. This will make writing, editing and building simple layouts much easier. As always with new changes and improvements come … Read more WordPress 5.0 Gutenberg Block Editor