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How to Install & Configure SiteOrigin Page Builder

Looking for a great free page builder plugin to customize your WordPress website design? Then the SiteOrigin Page Builder may be the best solution for you.

Customizing WordPress themes and building landing pages used to be something only big businesses can afford. You had to either learn to code or have the budget to hire a developer to change the design of your website theme.

Page builder plugins solved this problem by offering beginner-friendly tools for customizing a WordPress website design without writing code.

SiteOrigin Page Builder is one of the best and most popular page builder plugins available on WordPress. In this post, we’ll show you how to install this plugin and use it to customize and build your own landing pages on your website. The best part is it won’t cost you anything.

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What is a Mega Menu? (With 10 Creative Examples)

The only method we had of exploring a website used to a small menu with navigational links to archives and categories. This changed for the better when the drop-down menu came to be. And then came the mega menu.

Today, most news websites, online stores, and eCommerce websites would be incomplete without a mega menu. Even the biggest retail websites, such as Amazon and eBay wouldn’t be such a success without help from their mega menus.

What is a mega menu, exactly? Should you use a mega menu on your website? How can you install one in WordPress? Keep reading to find the answers.

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OneType: Our New E-Commerce Theme

We’re excited to introduce our latest theme, OneType. It’s a powerful eCommerce WordPress theme, to power the smallest or largest online store. Perfect whether you’re selling a single product, or hundreds!

OneType is fully integrated with WooCommerce and Elementor. Get up and running in minutes to accept credit cards and payments, and build completely customised pages for your website using drag-and-drop.

OneType is an eCommerce theme with a difference. Only have a single product to sell? No problem. You can make a powerful one-page website that makes your product shine! Need room to grow? That’s fine too. Use one of our shop page layouts to showcase everything your store has to sell.

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How & Why to Integrate Twitter & WordPress

Even with Instagram and SnapChat taking over the Internet, Twitter is still one of the top 3 social networks on the web. The micro-blogging social network offers a much higher engagement rate than most other platforms, especially for small businesses and brands.

In fact, over 67% of companies in the US use Twitter for marketing. In addition to promoting products, many brands and businesses use Twitter in fascinatingly creative ways to connect with people and even to provide customer service.

Another effective use of Twitter is that you can use it to increase website engagement and influence your visitors. All you have to do is integrate Twitter with your website.

We’re not talking about embedding tweets on blog posts or installing share buttons. You already know how to do that. Instead, in this post, we’ll show why you should integrate your Twitter feed on your website and how to do it in WordPress.

Let’s begin, shall we?

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5 Tips for Building a WordPress Magazine Website

Planning on starting a magazine style blog? Then we have a few tips that’ll help you build the perfect magazine website with WordPress. When launching a new blog, one of the most common advice you’ll hear is to focus on a niche. But, that doesn’t mean you can’t make it big with a magazine blog.

In fact, a magazine blog that targets multiple topics could bring you more profits than a niche blog. In 2015, a magazine style blog named ViralNova got acquired for $100 million. The website was founded by a single guy which he developed with the help from a couple of freelance writers. Now he’s a millionaire.

Could your magazine website be the next ViralNova? Whether you’re looking to make $100 million or simply develop a passion project, every magazine website has to start from the beginning. Thankfully, WordPress makes the development process much easier.

With WordPress, you can easily build, customize, and add more features as you grow your website without any help from developers. But, you still need to start the website the right way. Follow these tips to make sure your magazine website launch goes smoothly.

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Save 30% in Our Spooky Sale

From now until the 7th November, we’re running our spooky Halloween discount! You can save 30% on any of our theme packages, and get access to all 50+ of our premium WordPress themes for a single low price.

Read on to find out more about what the offer includes!

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Composer WordPress Theme

If you’re looking for a new WordPress theme for your existing website or you’re about to start work on a new project, then Composer could be a great option. In this Composer WordPress theme review, we’ll be exploring the best features of this theme and what type of websites it’s suitable for.

Composer is a true multi-purpose WordPress theme, and one of the best rated themes and items on ThemeForest. Whatever type of website you want to create, there’s a very high chance you’ll find an appropriate pre-made demo that’s ready to go. From digital agency websites and business homepages to creative portfolios and eCommerce stores, Composer has a vast library of website demos that have all been designed to a high standard.

So whether you’re an individual who needs a unique website or you want to create a high-quality professional site for a business or organization, Composer has been designed with you in mind.

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How to Build a Resume or CV Website With WordPress

Having a resume website is not just a convenient way for the employers and clients to find more information about you, it’s also about standing out from the crowd.

While most job seekers apply for a job by sending an email with their PDF resume attached, you will be among the few who has a website for a resume. But, will it work? Yes, of course!

According to a survey conducted among 300 hiring managers, 56% of them have reported that they were impressed by job seekers with a personal website. However, out the 1,200 job seekers who participated in the survey, only 5% had a website.

Take advantage of this opportunity to stand out and increase your chances of landing your dream job by creating a website.

You don’t have to be a web designer or a developer to build a website. Thanks to WordPress, you can do it all by yourself with no coding or web design experience. We’ll show you how.

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