woman taking an online yoga class in her living room

The Fastest Way to Sell Digital Products with WordPress

If you’re a blogger or social media influencer, then you love creating high-quality content that you’re passionate about. How do you make money doing what you love? Affiliate marketing, advertising, and physical products are all great options, but there’s also a fourth that may feel more natural to your loyal followers: digital products.

Digital products include everything from videos and podcasts to live online events, online courses, books, and downloads. When you transform the content, you’re creating products you can sell and opening up a whole new world of possibilities for your website.

Continue reading → The Fastest Way to Sell Digital Products with WordPress

Posted in Learn, Small Business | 2 Comments
Restaurant website tips

Restaurant Websites: Go Digital with Jetpack

77% of diners visit a restaurant’s website before they order food — and this first impression impacts their decision to either visit your location or move on. But nearly 36% of businesses don’t have a website; relying instead on social media and other platforms to reach customers online — thus giving up critical control over how potential customers perceive their business. 

A website comes with endless possibilities: speak directly to your customers, take online reservations, sell products or gift cards, offer deliveries, and present your business in the best light. 

Creating a restaurant website is also easier than you might think! It’s all about choosing the right tools, features, and content. 

Continue reading → Restaurant Websites: Go Digital with Jetpack

Posted in Small Business | Tagged , , , , , , | 2 Comments
Jetpack Customer Relationship Management plugin

Introducing Jetpack CRM: Grow Your Business Through Better Contact Management

We’re excited to announce Jetpack CRM, a new customer relationship management tool built specifically for WordPress sites. Cultivating rich, ongoing relationships with your customers is now as easy as saving a draft or uploading a photo. 

“When you start out as an entrepreneur there is a lot to learn,” says Woody Hayday, cofounder, Jetpack CRM. “One of the most important things small businesses can do to be successful is build strong rapport with their customers. We built Jetpack CRM to give entrepreneurs the most effective toolkit for managing their important relationships.” 

Continue reading → Introducing Jetpack CRM: Grow Your Business Through Better Contact Management

Posted in Jetpack News, Small Business | Tagged , , , , | 5 Comments

WordPress Themes and Features for Realtors

If you’re a realtor, you’re probably familiar with this situation: you’re out on a site visit, taking calls from potential home buyers, and preparing for several open houses. With all the real estate business details you have to keep track of on a daily basis, you don’t want to worry about your website, too!

Fortunately, Jetpack allows realtors to conveniently manage their properties, provide relevant information to prospective clients, and increase potential leads.

Here’s how you can use Jetpack for everything from picking real estate WordPress themes, to managing different aspects of your website on-the-go.

Continue reading → WordPress Themes and Features for Realtors

Posted in Small Business | Tagged , , , | Comments Off on WordPress Themes and Features for Realtors

Attract New Business by Adding Testimonials to Your Website

If you’re a web designer by trade, your website plays a crucial role in helping you find and secure new clients. By highlighting your skills, services, and past projects through an online portfolio, you’re providing future clients with the information they need when deciding whether to hire you to complete their projects.

In addition to creating a dynamic online portfolio, you should include customer testimonials on your website to highlight the positive experiences they had when working with you.

Let’s discuss how to use the Testimonials feature to establish credibility in your field, while converting more site visitors into clients.

Continue reading → Attract New Business by Adding Testimonials to Your Website

Posted in Small Business | Tagged , , | 3 Comments

An Introduction to Online Advertising With Jetpack Ads

If you run a website or regularly create content, you probably discovered that it requires a lot of upkeep and time. From brainstorming content topics and researching trending themes, to writing and publishing your posts, maintaining a website is no easy feat.

Sometimes, running a site doesn’t leave much time to complete other projects that typically bring in added revenue (like freelance writing or photography). To get the biggest return on your time investment, and if you have a Premium or Professional Jetpack plan, you might want to consider online advertising with Jetpack Ads to generate some extra income.

Today, we’ll review why using ads might be the most efficient, and streamlined way to make money from your website or blog.

Continue reading → An Introduction to Online Advertising With Jetpack Ads

Posted in Small Business | Tagged , , | 1 Comment

How to Increase Engagement by Communicating with Visitors

Creating a website is a great way to open the channels of communication with your audience members. Visitors can interact with your content, reach out through your social media platforms, and submit forms with their questions and comments. However, even the best website in the world will miss out on growth opportunities if you don’t develop and support these website communication channels.

Great site communication can help you grow a loyal audience, increase brand awareness, and attract more supporters.

There are multiple ways to use your website to increase communication and engagement with your audience. Let’s discuss the importance of nurturing website engagement.

Continue reading → How to Increase Engagement by Communicating with Visitors

Posted in Small Business | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off on How to Increase Engagement by Communicating with Visitors

5 Steps to Create the Perfect Restaurant Website with Jetpack

A strong restaurant website is important for anyone who owns an eatery. After all, many people research restaurants online before deciding where to go. But you may not know exactly how the site you’re building can draw more people into your actual restaurant.

Jetpack offers a host of themes cooked up especially for restaurants. Coupled with the Contact Info widget and other great features, you’ll give customers the information they need to decide just how soon they should reserve a table at your place.

Read on to learn how WordPress and Jetpack can help you create the perfect restaurant website in five easy steps.

Continue reading → 5 Steps to Create the Perfect Restaurant Website with Jetpack

Posted in Small Business | Tagged , | Comments Off on 5 Steps to Create the Perfect Restaurant Website with Jetpack

Set Your Photography Website Apart with Jetpack

As a photographer, you likely have a portfolio of gorgeous images that dazzle fans and customers. But you need to get those images out there so that everyone can see them.

Building your own WordPress site is a great place to start, and for photographers looking to do even more with their sites, there’s Jetpack. Jetpack will enhance your portfolio with gorgeous, user-friendly photo displays meant to attract new followers and photography fans. It also includes features that help large photos load quickly, which improves user experiences and boosts your search engine ranking.

Today we’re going to look at three specific Jetpack features photographers should use on their website:

  • Photon, which enables photos to load quickly.
  • Carousel, which displays photos in a full-screen carousel.
  • Galleries, which offers options for formatting galleries.

Read on to learn how each one of these options will help your website stand out and draw more attention to your portfolio.

Continue reading → Set Your Photography Website Apart with Jetpack

Posted in Small Business | Tagged , , , , | 7 Comments
  • Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive news and updates from Jetpack!

    Join 175,219 other followers

  • Browse by topic