Tips and advice for using WordPress, customising themes, working with plugins, and much more.
Introducing One-Click Demo Import
It's now easier than ever to get your new theme set up with sample content!
We’ve been providing demo content for all our themes for a long time, but this we’re pleased to let you know that all our recent themes now come with “one click” demo import functionality (which makes it much quicker to get set up with your new site!)
You can just follow the instructions in your theme documentation to get your initial content imported, so your site is up-and-running like the demo site in record time. Then it’s a simple process to replace it with your own content, and make your site your own.Read More
How to Use WordPress for Your School
Tips for raising funds, attracting students, selling courses, and more. All with WordPress!
When talking about WordPress, the first thing that comes to our mind is blogging. Although the popular CMS (Content Management System) is now capable of much more than just blogging. It’s the force behind many types of websites, including big corporate websites such as Bloomberg, Forbes, CNN, and TechCrunch.
WordPress is not only the most popular CMS available today with a 60% share of the global CMS market, but it’s also powering up over 27% of all websites on the web.Read More
6 Key Things to Look For in a School WordPress Theme
Building a WordPress website for your school? Here are some important things to consider!
If there’s one thing that most high schools, colleges, and universities have in common, it would be an outdated website. Even the most popular schools out there have websites that fail to live up to their reputation.
Understandably schools can’t afford to spend thousands of dollars to revamp their websites or build better websites. They have better things to invest that money on. But, what they don’t realize is that they could easily build a better-looking website for less than $100 by getting a beautiful school WordPress theme.
There are plenty of colleges and universities out there that use WordPress to power up their official school websites. Georgia State University, University of Arkansas, UCF College of Medicine, just to name a few.Read More
3 Reasons Why WordPress Is Perfect for Your Blog
We're looking at the main reasons why you might want to choose WordPress for your next blogging project!
Why do people look for popular and reputable brands when they’re buying something important? Well, isn’t it obvious? It’s because you want to get the most value for your money and you want it to last for a long time.
This is exactly why you think of Apple when you’re in the market for a smartphone. Or why choose Rolex over other watch brands and why you immediately think of Gmail instead of Yahoo when you’re creating a new email account.
WordPress is like the Rolex and Apple of the web design world. When it comes to building websites, WordPress is the name that first comes to your mind. Why? Because over the last 13 years, WordPress kept its promise of delivering a quality product and there are hundreds of thousands of people out there who would vouch for it.
“WordPress is used by 58.5% of all the websites that uses a content management system. That’s 27.2% of all websites on the web.” – W3Techs.
Its massive popularity is not the main reason why most people choose WordPress when building a website. WordPress comes with plenty of amazing features that makes it one of a kind.Read More
Grab a 30% Christmas & New Year Discount
Save 30% on any of our WordPress themes, packages, or HTML templates and start the New Year in style!
From now until the first week of 2017, we’re running a fantastic Christmas and New Year discount! You can save 30% on any of our theme packages, and get access to all 48 of our premium WordPress themes for a single low price.
Read on to find out more about what the offer includes, see a few of our latest themes, and get your hands on the discount today!Read More
How To Build a Creative Portfolio Using WordPress
Find out how to choose a fantastic WordPress theme to help you build a creative, stylish portfolio of your work!
A portfolio website is a must-have for a creative professional, especially if you’re a freelancer or an individual looking to build a personal brand.
It’s the best way to showcase your work and show your clients how good you are with proof and examples. Your clients will also use your portfolio website to form an impression of you and your work.
There are many ways you can showcase your work and build a portfolio, like using an online platform such as Dribbble or Behance. But, nothing shows your professionalism like a creatively designed self-hosted portfolio website of your own
Imagine how professional it would make you look when you tell your clients to check out your portfolio at your own website with a yourname.com domain name.
Now, you’re probably wondering how you can build a portfolio website when you don’t have the time to design and code an entire website by yourself. Or you simply don’t know how to design websites. Don’t worry. Thanks to WordPress, you only need a few minutes to setup your own website with a pre-designed theme.Read More
Introducing the Silver WordPress Theme
A beautiful, stylish WordPress theme for fashionistas and visual creators.
Our latest theme is stylish, modern, and full of interesting design features. And it’s now available for you to download! Silver is a beautiful, stylish WordPress theme for fashionistas and visual creators.
The Silver theme comes complete with custom designs for all your different types of post, powerful social media support for different networks, featured content areas (both a slider and content blocks) and much more. Read on to find out a bit more about the theme, and see a demo!Read More
6 Killer Features in the Best Creative WordPress Themes
We're looking at what makes a WordPress theme "creative", and where you can find themes with delightful creative characteristics!
We talk about being creative and doing creative work all the time, but what does the word “creative” mean, really? Put simply, it’s all about creating things using your imagination and original ideas.
Creativity can be applied to everything you create, especially with the websites and blogs you build. Whether you’re building a WordPress website for a client or setting up a blog for yourself, you should always make your websites look and feel creative. It’s the only way to set yourself apart from the millions of other blogs and websites out there.
Of course, sometimes you don’t have to design it yourself to make a website look creative. When using a WordPress theme, for example. There are thousands of WordPress themes already created by creative-minded web designers. All you have to do is buy a theme and install it on your blog to make your website look creative. Sounds easy enough, right?
It’s easy to get lost in a sea of beautiful WordPress themes. Lucky for you there’s a way to spot creative WordPress themes without getting lost.
But first, you need to understand what makes a WordPress theme creative. In this article, we’ll show you some of the key features that you’ll notice in the best creative WordPress theme, making it easier for you to quickly find a great theme for your next website.Read More