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Tips, Tricks, and How-to's you might just find useful in your quest to build the ultimate WordPress website.

What Is Gravatar and How to Use It?


If you’ve been using the WordPress CMS for some time now then chances are you’ve at least heard of gravatars. And while they sound similar to avatars, gravatars are slightly more advanced. Once set, your gravatar will follow you around the web and automatically show up whenever you publish a blog post or post a comment. Continue reading

Our favorite FTP Clients for Mac and Windows

best ftp clients for windows and mac

If you have a website then you’re going to need a way to access its files on the web hosting server. This enables you to modify files, create backups, upload media items, and do so much more without relying entirely on your content management system. Continue reading

Which Email Marketing Service?

Want to increase conversions for your WordPress online store? Build greater customer loyalty and retention with a set-and-forget rule? Increase engagement with your blog content? You can achieve all of those goals with a targeted email marketing campaigns – and to do that, you’ll need to review the best email marketing services for WordPress users to meet your needs. Continue reading

How to Resize Images Without Losing Quality

Resizing images before uploading them to your WordPress website is incredibly important – especially if you have an image-intensive website. Large image files hosted on your website’s server can potentially slow down your site which is bad for usabililty, leading to an increase in bounce rates and possibly worse rankings as Google favors sites with good  engagement. Continue reading

New WordPress Themes for All Businesses in July

Another month, another round up of the best new WordPress themes!

If you’re starting a new web development project in July, we’ve collated a collection of some of the most stunning recently released WordPress templates to choose from, according to industry and niche.

So what type of business are you running? Check out some of the newest themes available this month to see which could suit your needs.

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WordPress Website Templates for Foodies

Good food is a universal passion – and if you’re in the foody business, it’s vital to have a good website to showcase your products, services, or knowledge. Whether you own a restaurant or a catering business, or you’re a food bloggers or recipe creator, there IS a great WordPress theme out that that’s perfect for you. We’ve done the prep work ahead of time and narrowed down some of the best options to get you started… Continue reading

Where to Find WordPress Website Templates

Looking for premium WordPress website templates to build your own site, or bolster your arsenal for client builds? There really are TONS of dedicated WP developers and marketplaces out there to shop with – offering thoughtfully crafted options at a range of price points, and under a number of licensing agreements. We’ve included a round up of seven popular and trusted template stores and sellers to start your journey.

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6 Newsletter Plugins for WordPress

Social media marketing may be at the forefront of most small business owners’ minds right now – but in terms of return on investment, research has shown that email marketing still yields the best results.

Want to increase your subscriber database, automate action emails to customers, or even create and send your emails directly from within your existing WordPress dashboard? These popular newsletter plugins are a great place to start.

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