Tips and advice for using WordPress, customising themes, working with plugins, and much more.
How to Find a WordPress Theme for a Kids Or Children’s Website
We're sharing some tips and advice on how to find a playful, fun WordPress theme for a kids or children's website!
When searching the perfect theme for a children’s website, you shouldn’t just choose a design that kids would love. Don’t forget that often, your target audience should be adults as well — especially if it’s a website for a daycare center, a preschool, or even an eCommerce site for kids toys.
However, that doesn’t mean you can’t make the design look playful and fun. Because you still need the website design to match your business or organization. And you must find a theme that goes along nicely with your services and products.
This will put you in a tough position when selecting a WordPress theme for your new kids website. You can’t just randomly pick a theme. You need a theme that grabs the attention of the adults while also portraying the kid-friendly side of your business.
We’re here to help make that process easier for you. Simply follow these tips when searching for your kids website theme and you’ll be able to find the perfect design!Read More
5 Reasons to Try a Well-Structured Grid WordPress Theme
Why should you choose a grid-based WordPress theme, what sites are they suitable for, and what are the pros and cons?
In web design, a grid is mostly known as a layout made out of rows and columns, which is used for designing the content structure of a web page. If you look carefully, you can see it on almost every well-designed website these days.
However, the grid concept has also inspired many other types of designs, such as portfolios, online stores, and even infographic design to use the same layout. Why? Because this design strategy uses space effectively and improves user experience.
When it comes to WordPress themes, grid-based designs are quite popular, especially with WordPress blog and magazine themes. But, how do you spot a WordPress theme with a well-structured grid design? What kind of websites should use a grid WordPress theme? What are the benefits of using such a theme? We’re taking a look today!Read More
6 Tips for Finding an Instagram WordPress Theme
We're looking at how and why to integrate your Instagram feed with your WordPress site, as well as the best themes, plugins, and tips to make it easy to do!
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!Read More
How to Find a Great DJ WordPress Theme
We're looking at the key features needed in any DJ WordPress theme or website, including a music player, video support, an events calendar, and more!
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.Read More
Introducing Pinpoint: A New Portfolio Theme
Our newest WordPress theme is perfect for creating a collection of stunning images, articles, videos, links, and more.
We’re excited to introduce our latest theme, Pinpoint — a minimal grid-based portfolio WordPress theme that will make your voice crystal clear.
Pinpoint is a minimal WordPress portfolio theme, perfect for creating a collection of stunning images, articles, videos, links, and more. Feature posts in a powerful slider, hook up your social accounts, fill out an “About Me” section, and make this beautifully minimal template your own!Read More
What is Visual Composer? (And How Does it Work?)
We're explaining what Visual Composer is, and how it can help you build a unique, powerful WordPress website (all with a great drag-and-drop interface!)
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.Read More
Updated Support for WooCommerce 3
We've updated all our e-commerce themes with full support for WooCommerce 3+,
We’ve spent the last couple of days tweaking and improving our e-commerce themes, and ensuring they have full support for the newly released update to WooCommerce.
WooCommerce 3.0 brought an updated product gallery with new zoom, gallery view and mobile features (as well as multiple speed and performance improvements). While our themes were already compatible, a few tweaks and changes were needed to fully support the new gallery features.Read More
WordPress Trends to Look Out for in 2017
We're taking a look at the trends and themes to watch out for as a WordPress user or developer 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.Read More