Tips & How-To’s

WordPress tips, how-to’s, and tutorials to help you make the most of WordPress. Explore new features, time-saving tips, and better ways to work with the CMS.

6 Tips for Finding an Instagram WordPress Theme

With over 600 million monthly active users, Instagram is now one of the most powerful social networks for marketing products and building brand awareness online.

Everyone from bloggers to corporate businesses are now using Instagram to market and grow their business through the photo and video sharing platform, trying out every trick they can to build a large following.

But have you tried converting your website visitors into Instagram followers?

We’re not just talking about adding an Instagram follow button on your website. The best way to convert your website visitors into followers is to showcase your content from your Instagram channel directly on your WordPress site. This allows you to easily grab visitor’s attention with visual content and build your Instagram following quite easily.

There are several benefits to finding an Instagram WordPress theme, and today we’re looking at the key things to watch out for when integrating Instagram with your WordPress site!

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How to Find a Great DJ WordPress Theme

As a DJs, artist, or musicians, do you need your own website? And kind of benefits would using WordPress bring?

There are plenty of benefits of having a website, especially for artists. It’s a great way to build a place to showcase your best work, attract new audiences, and provide a hub for your fans to learn more about your career.

Unfortunately, many artists and DJs still don’t see the value of having a website, and miss out on an enormous opportunity to promote their work online. So, what kind of benefits can a website bring for a new and upcoming DJ? Let’s find out.

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What is Visual Composer? (And How Does it Work?)

Have you ever wanted to customize your WordPress theme or create a landing page on your website without having to write any code or hiring a web designer? If you answered yes, then this article is for you.

A common problem most WordPress users face is not being able to customize the website theme however they like. Unless you’re good at web design and programming, customizing a WordPress theme is not an easy job as it requires editing the core theme files and writing code by yourself.

Visual Composer, made by WPBakery, is an incredible page builder WordPress plugin that introduced a way to solve that problem once and for all. Using this plugin, you can customize your theme, create custom page designs, and build landing pages within your WordPress website without having to write a single line of code.

But, how is that possible? And what is Visual Composer, really? Let’s find out.

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WordPress Trends to Look Out for in 2017

With over 76 million websites (26% of websites on the internet) under its wings and over 59% CMS (Content Management System) market share, WordPress continues to dominate the web.

Even though it’s been 13 years since its first release, every year WordPress only seems to get better and better with incredible new features and improvements. Automattic, the company behind WordPress, always makes sure of that.

In 2016, we saw several new WordPress web trends, like hamburger menus and one-page themes, slowly rise while many other old trends, including sidebars and sliders, become more commonplace.

How will these new changes affect WordPress development in 2017? What should you need to know when building a new WordPress website in 2017? Let’s have a look.

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How to Integrate Google AdSense with a WordPress Theme

With over 2 million websites using AdSense to monetize their blogs and websites, Google’s advertising network is one of the first platforms that everyone thinks of when it comes to blog monetization.

Since the platform is beginner-friendly and offers higher payouts than many other advertising networks, AdSense has become a popular choice among both new and established bloggers. But, what makes this platform so special? And how can you integrate it with WordPress? We’re taking a look today.

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How to Find a Great Gym WordPress Theme

Building a great reputation for a new gym or fitness starts with a powerful website. A website is a must-have for all types of businesses. And yes, that includes gyms and personal trainers as well.

Of course, a small business such as a gym or a fitness center can’t afford to spend thousands of dollars on building a website from scratch. Thankfully, WordPress will help you cut down that cost to just around $100.

All you need is a domain name, web hosting, and an effective WordPress theme to get your official gym website up and running. But, how do you find the perfect WordPress theme for your gym website? Do you need any special features in that theme to make your website more successful? Let’s find out.

Here are some of the main features you should look for in a gym WordPress theme!

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How to Choose an Interior Design WordPress Theme

One of the many benefits of building a website with WordPress is having the ability to choose a theme design that’s most suitable for your industry.

There’s no need to buy a random WordPress theme and spend hours customizing it to fit your business. You can easily find a WordPress theme that’s already been designed specifically for business websites related to your industry through most WordPress theme marketplaces.

Whether it’s for a construction business website, a beauty salon, or a restaurant, there are WordPress themes for every business you can think of. And yes, that includes interior design themes as well.

Although, finding one of the best interior design WordPress themes can be a bit difficult, because unlike other business websites, the potential customers who visit your website will already have a keen eye for design (and they will judge your business and your brand reputation based on the design of your website!)

This puts more pressure on you when looking for the ideal WordPress theme. You also need to be aware of certain features before buying a theme for an interior design website. Keep reading to find out what they are.

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5 Tips for Choosing a Minimal WordPress Theme

The famous interior designer and furniture maker Francis Jourdain once said that “one can furnish a room very luxuriously by taking out furniture rather than putting it in.”

If you take a look at some of the most popular luxury interior designs we see today, you’ll notice that most of them have very little furniture, decorations, and objects. That’s because keeping a lot of space between objects makes everything look more attractive, and feel more spacious.

The exact same thing can be said about a website design. When there’s relatively little text and images on a web page, we tend to pay more attention to the message the website tries to deliver.

If you’ve ever visited a landing page for an Apple product, you may already have an idea about what a minimalist website design looks like. Apple uses minimalism quite effectively throughout its official website to capture user attention. Minimalist is a popular trend, and a lot of WordPress website developers and bloggers are now also showing interest in switching to minimalist themes.

Picking out one of the best minimal WordPress themes is not an easy task. because most minimal themes on marketplaces often don’t live up to their name. So, you need to know how to spot a great minimal theme before you begin your search! In this article, we’ll give you a few tips on how to choose a great minimalist theme, with plenty of examples.

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