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

8 Best WordPress Calendar Plugins Compared

A calendar can be a great tool for almost any type of a website. Especially if your company or service website rely on a booking system, events and venues, ticketing system, or  schedules. And some of the best WordPress calendar plugins can make this easy!

That default calendar widget on WordPress is fairly under-powered though, and it’s very likely that you’ll need a much more advanced calendar to setup features like online booking and schedules.

In this article, we take a look at some of the best calendar plugins available on WordPress and compare their best features to help you figure out the best calendar plugin for your website. Let’s get started!

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8 Visual Composer Tips You (Probably) Haven’t Seen Before

Visual Composer is one of the most popular page builder plugins available on WordPress today. It’s not only an affordable plugin, but it also comes with a beginner-friendly visual interface that allows almost anyone to build custom pages in WordPress without any web design experience.

There’s so much you can do with this page builder plugin. You can design landing pages, sales pages, custom about pages, contact forms, portfolios, galleries, and much more. And that’s just scratching the surface of what you can do with this plugin.

Most Visual Composer users are still unaware of the true power of this page builder. In this post, we share some of the cool and lesser known tricks for making the most of Visual Composer. See if you know any of them already!

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How to Do Price Comparison with WordPress

Have you ever wondered why Black Friday deals and Boxing Day sales exist? It’s because people love saving money. They’ll travel miles to save a few dollars! And there’s a way you can leverage it to your advantage.

Maybe you can’t afford to give away products at half-price like most retail giants occasionally do. But, you can still help people save money. Many eCommerce businesses currently use price comparisons as an effective way to increase sales and attract more customers. In fact, there are entire businesses built around it!

If you’re planning on starting a new eCommerce website, adding a price comparison table will definitely do wonders for your business. Keep reading to find out how.

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Dark or Light? How to Choose a WordPress Color Scheme

Are you struggling to decide whether to use a dark or a light theme for your new WordPress website? We’ll help you figure it out.

“Pink is the new black”, “yellow is the new black”, “orange is the new black”, have you ever heard people say these phrases while trying to make something look trendy by comparing them with the color black?

Well, there’s a reason why people use black as a metaphor for “coolness”. It’s because when you see black, it immediately makes you think of power, first-class, formal, or luxurious style. It’s the same reason why tuxedos are black, why martial artists are awarded a “black belt” upon reaching expert level, or the US President’s limousine is colored black.

Needless to say, it makes a big difference which color scheme you use for your website design. Keep reading to find out why it’s important and what kind of websites should use a dark theme.

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WordPress & YouTube: A 101 Introduction

YouTube has made many multi-million-dollar stars over the last few years. YouTubers such as Felix Kjellberg (PewDiePie) makes over $12 million per year by just playing video games. Michelle Phan makes over $3 million from her makeup tutorial videos. All thanks to their YouTube channels. If they can do it, you can too!

Most YouTubers often give up their attempt at making a successful YouTube channel after a few weeks. Mostly because creating and growing a YouTube channel from scratch can be tough. Often, getting your first 1,000 subscribers is the most difficult part.

You may have already tried sharing your channel on Facebook and asking your friends to subscribe. Truth is, it’s not that easy to get more subscribers. It takes a lot of work.

One effective strategy that most YouTubers don’t tell you about is building a video website to promote your YouTube channel. Believe it or not, it’s actually an effective way to get more subscribers and more views for your videos. How does it work? Let’s find out.

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How To Build a Wedding Website with WordPress

Your wedding day is a magical time for both the bride and the groom. And the best way to make sure that your special day goes according to plan is to keep all your guests informed on everything that’s happening at your event. There’s so much to consider, a wedding website can help you stay organised, and keep everyone updated!

Many couples are skeptical about making a wedding website. Is it worth the investment? What’s the purpose of having a wedding website? These are some of the questions that you’re probably also thinking about right now.

Today we’re looking at how you can build a wedding website with WordPress, inexpensively (or free!), and have it be the perfect accompaniment to your big day!

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Highstake: Our New Blog & Magazine Theme

We’re excited to introduce our latest theme, Highstake. It’s the perfect way to level up your website or blog with a powerful design, packed with functionality to help you build your audience and community.

Highstake is a powerful blog and magazine theme. Share articles, grow a community, connect with your audience, and grow your business!

Highstake is fully responsive, has powerful sliders, navigation, social and newsletter integrations, and much more. The perfect way to launch (or improve) your blog, with every feature you’d expect from a high-end WordPress theme.

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What is Live Composer for WordPress?

Creating landing pages and customizing WordPress themes used to be a nightmare before page builders. These beginner-friendly page builder plugins allowed anyone to create custom layouts without coding or any web design experience.

The only problem was these page builder plugins were a bit expensive and had slightly complicating user interfaces. However, things are now starting to change. Especially with new and open source page builders like Elementor in the market, bloggers and web developers now have free and even better alternatives to the expensive page builders.

Live Composer is the latest to join the WordPress page builder family. This plugin comes with several special features that make it one of a kind.

If you’ve been looking for a great free page builder plugin for your blog or website, Live Composer might be the perfect tool for you. Keep reading to find out why.

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