Amazing free WordPress themes for Writers and Poets

Looking for a WordPress theme for your text focused blog? This post has something for you. I have collected the most wonderful WP Themes for Writers, Poets, Editors and personal blogs. These themes are minimal, decent looking and SEO ready. This article by Gaurav Tiwari has Intergalactic, Ryu, Editor, Singl, Runo Lite, Bushwick, Manifest and My Book like themes on the table.

How to optimize speed of your WordPress site for free

Who doesn’t like a fast loading website/blog under his name? But to attain a beautiful yet fast loading webpage is one of the toughest tasks of web development. It costs great effort and money. You buy overpriced web-hosting plans hoping to get a speedy website, but still you feel something is wrong. Your website doesn’t load as fast it was expected. Slow page…

How to Publish and Proofread? : Awesome Blogging tools for Windows

I am an experimental Windows user. I find, install and experiment several new applications on my Windows PC every week. Most of the applications and tools, I have installed are directly or indirectly about  desktop publishing. Some of them are aimed to help me with my study and some others are for web development . In addition to them, there are…

We are now using MathJax!

The very first trouble I faced, while moving the blog from WordPress.com hosting to WordPress.org, was due to a bug in WordPress’s OPML importer. The ‘importer’ messed up with all LaTeX equations on this site — just by deleting a single but very important string from all LaTeX codes. If you are really moving your WordPress content from one blog…

Life After Google Reader

Seems like a false title, should have been “Life after the announcement of death of Google Reader” – whatever, Google Reader is reaching to its end now and so are the people quickly moving to other RSS feed readers. Google announced the death of World’s best feed aggregating service on March 13 saying that it will no longer be operational…

WordPress URL Shortening: An Interesting Consequence

  Long post and page URLs can be annoying. Take an example: http://gauravtiwari.org/2011/02/06/derivative-of-x-squared-is-2x-or-x-where-is-the-fallacy/(one of the most popular posts from my blog). Will you like to write these (about) hundred characters? Or will prefer URL shorteners, like bit.ly or wp.me, instead? As third option, will you just copy and paste the URLs to anywhere you want to share? Second idea is fine but third…

Social Networks for Math Majors

Math or Mathematics is not as difficult as it is thought to be. Mathematical Patterns, Structures, Geometry and its use in everyday life make it beautiful. ‘Math majors’ term generally include Math students, Math professors and researchers or Mathematicians. Internet has always been a tonic for learners and whole internet is supposed to be a social network, in which one…