Tips and advice for using WordPress, customising themes, working with plugins, and much more.

3 Ways to Use Custom Fonts in WordPress

Tired of using the same old fonts used by thousands of other websites? Well, you’re in luck. In this post, we’ll show you how to customize your WordPress website to install more beautiful custom fonts in a few simple steps.

Typography plays an important role in website design. Having a smooth and an attractive font can make a big difference in improving your website’s user experience. Especially if your website includes a blog, using the right font can greatly improve readability, reduce bounce rates, and increase conversions.

Unfortunately, when it comes to choosing the right font, most WordPress themes don’t offer you many options. But, you don’t have to let that hold you back. There are several simple ways you can add custom fonts in WordPress. Keep reading to find out what they are.

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6 Reasons to Try Kinsta WordPress Hosting

If you’re planning on using a managed hosting platform to build your WordPress website, Kinsta should go at the top of your potential hosting platforms list. Let’s dive into why.

When searching for a great web hosting platform to host your new website, you’ll come across many companies that claim to be the best in the world or the cheapest. Kinsta uses a different approach.

Kinsta claims themselves to be the provider of premium WordPress hosting for everyone, small or large. The platform has plenty of great features to justify that claim as well.

So, we wanted to see what makes Kinsta the premium hosting platform for WordPress hosting. We decided to dig in and find out for ourselves. Here’s what we discovered.

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How to Set Up a Hotel WordPress Website

When it comes to promoting a hotel online, a website can provide you with many great opportunities. For most new hotels, the cost of website development can be a problem. In this guide, we aim to solve that problem by showing you how to build a professional hotel website on a tiny budget.

Many modern hotels often spend thousands of dollars on web design agencies to build websites that end up with flawed designs filled with bugs. Even the websites for the most luxurious hotels still use outdated designs that aren’t even compatible with mobile devices.

According to Google’s new algorithm, every website must be mobile-friendly to avoid search ranking penalties. Since more people are now using mobile devices to browse the Internet than desktop users, your website has to look great on mobile devices to meet the demand

So, how can you setup a website for your hotel without spending thousands of dollars that also looks great on all types of devices? You can use WordPress for that job. Keep reading to find out how.

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5 Reasons to Choose a Fullscreen WordPress Theme

If you’re planning on building a portfolio, agency, or a startup website, then you should consider using a fullscreen WordPress theme for your website. Here’s why.

WordPress is a CMS that you can use to create many different types of websites from small business websites to blogs and massive online stores. And you need to find the right theme that offers the ideal design, features, and customization options that’s most suitable for your website type.

When it comes to agency and portfolio websites, there are several types of theme designs you can use, including one-page designs, grid-layouts, and more. Lately, many businesses have been switching to the new fullscreen website design strategy to build different types of websites with WordPress.

In this post, we explore the new trend of fullscreen WordPress themes and how you can use a fullscreen theme to attract more visitors and sales for your business.

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6 Key Web Development Trends for 2018

Stay ahead of the curve with a website that functions seamlessly using some of the biggest trends in the industry. While it may seem like development tools and techniques are changing all the time, it is important to stay on top of what’s new and how to use and deploy these techniques in your projects.

So, what are the key development trends for 2018? You will want hone in on progressive JavaScript, web app development and use of chatbots. Here’s a look at each, plus another tool – Wix Code – that will help you get started right away.

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How to Build a Subscription Website with WordPress

There are many ways to make money with a WordPress website. One of the most effective website monetization methods is to build a members-only website with access to exclusive content. In this guide, we’ll show you how to create your own subscription website with WordPress in a few simple steps.

There are several types of subscription websites you can build with WordPress. You can create a paid platform with access to premium content, or a community platform with exclusive content, and much more.

Thanks to WordPress, you can actually build it all by yourself without any help from developers or experts. But first, let’s figure out why making a membership website can be beneficial to you.

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WordPress Trends to Look Out for in 2018

If you’re thinking about starting a business or building a new website with WordPress in 2018, here are some of the trends that you should keep an eye out for.

2018 is going to be a special year for WordPress. The CMS turns 15 this year and it will be releasing one of the biggest updates to the software since 2014: WordPress 5.0. It’s going to be a year that we will never forget.

What does this mean for bloggers, web designers, and small businesses? What kind of trends can we expect to see in 2018 following this massive update? Let’s have a look.

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WordPress in 2017: A Year in Review

2017 was a big year for everyone’s favorite CMS. The WordPress community got even bigger and stronger this year, and according to the official WordPress website, the popular CMS now powers over 29% of websites on the internet.

That’s a 3% increase from the 26% stake in 2016. For anyone who thought WordPress usage is declining, the year 2017 sure proved them wrong.

As the year 2017 nears its end, we wanted to take a look back at some of the trends that took over the WordPress world by surprise over the past few months. Some of our predictions for 2017 also came true this year, but in this post, we focus on the most popular trends of the year.

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