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Why You Should Change Your WordPress Theme Today

If you have a WordPress blog or website, you probably spent a lot of time to select a theme, customize it, and make it your own. You may have put in so much time and effort to get it set up, that the thought of changing themes gives you a headache, even if you’re not […]

How to Make WordPress Easier for Clients, Part 1: Custom Branding

WordPress is one of the web’s most popular Content Management Systems. The appeal is obvious: it’s flexible, it’s easy to create custom templates, it offers a huge quantity of plugins, hundreds of themes are available, the application is open source and it’s free. It’s also relatively simple for clients to understand — that’s one of the […]

16 of the Most Common WordPress Mistakes

Just as the sun rises in the east and sets in the west, there is one fact of life we can’t argue with–we all make mistakes. And while there isn’t a lot we can do to prevent them, we can learn from our mistakes. Even better, we can learn from other people’s mistakes! Here, I’ve outlined […]

Designing Responsively: Fundamental Practices

Web designers seem to have come to a consensus that building separate sites for the vast amount of devices available is nearly impossible. Responsive sites are the future, unless the mobile site requires some very specific functionality or entirely different context which is worth the extra development. The buzz words you might already know are […]

Too Big, Too Small, or Just Right: Creating a Website for Multiple Screens

For many, planning a multi-screen web experience is no longer an afterthought; it’s the starting point. More and more, people are viewing websites outside of the traditional desktop screen. From tablets and phones to netbooks, laptops, and even TVs, optimizing for a wider audience (and their wider screens) is key. However, there are many considerations […]

A Simple, Responsive, Mobile First Navigation

Tutorial provided by: webdesign.tutsplus Tutorial Details Difficulty: Beginner Estimated Completion Time: 15 mins DownloadSOURCE FILES DemoVIEW IT ONLINE We’re going to build a simple, responsive web site navigation. Our solution will help us place emphasis on the content of our page, arguably the top priority when designing for mobile. There’ll be no JavaScript involved, and we’ll tackle it from […]

The Anatomy of an Effective Landing Page

There are many different ways to run a business online, and methods will vary depending on the industry, the target customer, and many other factors. Marketers are often concerned with gaining online exposure, increasing visibility, and attracting web traffic, but the ultimate (occasionally overlooked) goal for all online businesses is not simply generating interest — it’s generating revenue. […]