Themes

10 Hand-Picked WordPress Themes of August 2016

August 26th, 2016
by Andreas Hecht
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Once again, just like every month, I took a look into the official theme index to pick the ten coolest free WordPress themes of the month. Many pretty themes were published, so I’m certain that you’ll find a new layout for your website among them. Enjoy ten hand-picked WordPress themes of August 2016. 1 – Boston Boston is a pure blogging theme that was...

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Finding Faster: 10 Plugins That Improve Your WordPress Search

August 25th, 2016
by Andreas Hecht
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Those that work with WordPress are familiar with this problem. The internal search function is not the best. So an obvious idea is looking for plugins that fix just that. Today, I’ll show you ten of these WordPress plugins. This way, you’ll be able...

Business Online

Better Blogging, Easier Reading: Optimizing Blog Content

August 24th, 2016
by Andreas Hecht
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Only very few people read an article online word by word. Studies have shown that only 16 percent of internet users read entire articles. Thus, the best advice I can give you is to make your content scannable. This assures that your website’s visitors...

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Checklist: What You Should do Before Your Website Goes Live

August 23rd, 2016
by Andreas Hecht
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The development of websites can be a slow and tedious process at times. Especially when you’ve got yourself a client that doesn’t have a clear idea of the project. Now, it could be tempting to simply get the website online as fast as possible....

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Creating Animated GIFs the Right Way – with Cloudinary

August 22nd, 2016
by Denis Potschien
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Animated GIFs are very popular, although there are other options – such as HTML5 video, CSS, and JavaScript – for animations. Short video clips are often created in GIF format and then shared on social media. Cloudinary, a cloud-based image and video management solution,...

Inspiration

18 Creative Ways to More Traffic on Your Website

August 22nd, 2016
by Andreas Hecht
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Many bloggers and website owners know the problem. You flounder, write excellent content, but the traffic you hoped for is not there. The users ignore your site, although there is enough potential. Today, I will present you 18 creative ways to solve this problem,...

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How to Get The Most Out of a New Website Launch Announcement

August 19th, 2016
by Tim Brown
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The months of sweat and tears have passed and the stakeholders have finally signed off. Your new website design is about to go live – but how do you announce a new website launch? How do you get people to care about a new...

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CuePin: Effective and Quick Collaboration for Design Projects

August 18th, 2016
by Denis Potschien
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Graphic and web designers know the problem: projects have to be approved by the client or discussed with the rest of the team. This results in plenty of comments, change requests, and questions. CuePin provides an effective, and easy to use collaboration tool that...

Design

Reducing Complexity: A New Trend in Mobile Design

August 18th, 2016
by Andreas Hecht
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We’ve been living in a world of clean, clear, and minimalistic design for a while now. It’s inevitable to ask oneself what could be next. Regarding minimalism, a couple of pioneers like Facebook, Apple, and Airbnb, have already given an answer. “Reducing complexity” is...

Technology

Adobe Acrobat Alternative PDFelement Creates, Edits, and Protects PDFs

August 17th, 2016
by Denis Potschien
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The PDF format is still the standard when it comes to exchanging documents. PDFelement is an extensive PDF editor that allows you to create, edit, and even sign PDF files or protect them from being altered, if necessary. The application is a great alternative...

Development

Why You Should Embed SVG Inline

August 17th, 2016
by Denis Potschien
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Those working with SVG graphics have multiple options to embed them into an HTML document. Aside from using it as a classic image file via the “<img>” element, SVG can also be implemented via “<object>” or “<iframe>”. The latter two have the advantage that...

Development

ZingTouch: Extensive Gesture Recognition Via JavaScript

August 16th, 2016
by Denis Potschien
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The chance of your website being accessed via smartphone or tablet is constantly increasing. Mobile internet usage is growing, which makes it increasingly more important that you keep usability via touch display in mind when designing your website. Aside from simple taps, plenty of...