How to make JetPack Top Post Widget Compatible with the qTranslate-X plugin in WordPress

I have spent hours on this problem.   I finally figured out how to make the JetPack Top Post Widget work with the qTranslate-X plugin in my WordPress site. qTranslate-X is one of the most popular WordPress plugins that enables multilingual content on a WordPress site.  I use it to enable the Chinese version of my[…]


3 Lessons from Hosting WordPress blog in Azure

I am hosting my WordPress website ( in Microsoft Azure.   Microsoft Azure provides a very simple and straightforward wizard that allows you to create a WordPress website with just three clicks.  However, here are 3 lessons that I learnt from doing it.   Lesson 1:  The cost is not just from Microsoft Azure At the[…]