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Layers for WordPress: Creating Themes Made Easy

August 21st, 2015
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WordPress is becoming ever more popular. More and more designers are working with this content management system. At the moment, there is simply no way around it. The result is thousands of WordPress themes in the official WordPress Directory and a good framework, where specialized designers should help make the work easier. Also, novel approaches like page and site builder are increasingly coming onto...

Themes

20+ Fresh Free WordPress Themes: August 2015

August 19th, 2015
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Is it summer where you are? If so get down to the beach, pool or wherever you want to spend your days. Don’t read the following article. Should the weather not enable you to enjoy offline life stick with us and find inspiration in our latest list of 20+ fresh free WordPress themes, created during this summer. Seems there was quite a bit of...

Tips, Tricks & Tutorials

WordPress Multisite Tutorial: Multiple Blogs on a Single Installation

August 4th, 2015
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One of the most fascinating WordPress features is its multisite functionality. While in the past multiple WordPress websites required multiple installations, today you only need one with multisite. All it needs are multiple websites that use either subdomains or subdirectories of one domain. If you have different domains, you can’t use the WordPress network function without further ado – you’ll need an additional plugin....

Tips, Tricks & Tutorials

Inside WordPress: An Introduction to Custom Post Types

June 17th, 2015
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Most people who work with WordPress have already heard of custom post types. Unfortunately, only a few web designers and bloggers know what this function actually is and how to make use of it. Custom post types are something like the icing on the cake and one of the reasons for WordPress’ popularity. Let’s have a look at custom post types and see what...

Boilerplates & Other Tools

Pantheon: The Next Dimension of WordPress and Drupal Hosting and Management

June 15th, 2015
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As a freelancer or even more so as an agency in the field of web design and development you have to cope with a plethora of challenges. Pantheon cannot take all the burdens off your shoulder but substantially relieve the pains of your everyday life. With Pantheon, you need not worry about the technical part of a website development project anymore. The service not...

Plugins

10 Fresh Free WordPress Plugins (Edition: June 2015)

June 10th, 2015
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Plugins are the icing on the WordPress cake. Can you imagine your favorite CMS without them? These helpful tools have become essential in many areas and save us a lot of developing time. In our little series, we picked out once again the latest and most interesting plugins covering a wide range of use cases. As an appetizer, we have a Jetpack Clone that...

Plugins

Mobile WordPress: Turn Your Website into an App with These Plugins

June 5th, 2015
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More and more people use mobile devices like smartphones or tablets rather than Notebooks or PCs to surf the web and read their favorite websites. Even though responsive web design is a step in the right direction – because it makes web content readable on any device – many people prefer a mobile app where articles can be enjoyed even better. Today we will,...

Themes

The Six Best Strategies to Market Your Free WordPress Theme

June 1st, 2015
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You have worked hard on your WordPress theme, followed all best practices, and now want your theme to exist in the WordPress directory, framed by almost 2k other themes. The sheer number of themes raises the question of how to bring your theme to the fore because at the end you want as many downloads as possible. How do you describe a theme in...

Themes

20 Fresh and Free WordPress Themes: May 2015

May 25th, 2015
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I know I am a junkie. I can’t get enough of WordPress themes! And I know it’s the same with lots of you, so I went to every corner of the web looking for the coolest themes for your websites. There’s one for pretty much any kind of website – photography, e-commerce, super minimal design, and more. So go ahead and give your WordPress...

Business Online

Fair Pay for Authors: Post Pay Counter for WordPress

May 24th, 2015
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Need a solution to pay authors on a WordPress multi-author blog by certain criteria? The Post Pay Counter plugin might be what you’re looking for. This plugin allows the administrator of a multi-author website to customize the basic configuration and choose from various payment options. There’s a free and a PRO version, which I’d like to introduce to you today. The Post Pay Counter...

Themes

Bon Appetit: Beautiful Premium WordPress Theme for Restaurants and Cafés

May 13th, 2015
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It’s nothing new. Companies benefit from the web. Still not all make use of it. There are whole industries underrepresented; even after 25 years of website development. The food service industry is such an underrepresented niche. Before you disagree, you’re right, there are loads of websites with food-related content out there. But look around you. How many potential website owners are there directly within...

Plugins

New and Unspent: 10 Fresh Free WordPress Plugins (Edition: May 2015)

May 12th, 2015
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This month we’ll continue our little series of the latest and most interesting WordPress plugins. What would WordPress be without the right plugins? Plugins allow easy modification and customization of a WordPress blog. This series is not about plugins everyone knows of. Instead, we’ll present the latest WordPress plugins of the month. Lean back and enjoy our list of the latest and most exciting...

Tips, Tricks & Tutorials

The Ten Most Interesting Widgets for Your WordPress Website

May 1st, 2015
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The Ten Most Interesting Widgets for Your WordPress Website

It is not least its versatility that makes WordPress so fascinating. WordPress websites are unique – at least if you want them to be. But what people often forget is that high individuality and functionality can already be achieved by using the right sidebar widgets. They’re like the icing on the cake and can add spice to your website. Therefore, we want to show you...

Plugins

WordPress Plugins for Image Editing: Regenerate Thumbnails and Photon

April 26th, 2015
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Sometimes you may find yourself in a situation where you wish to have a little helper that solves your problems in a heartbeat. There’s one situation probably every WordPress user has come across already: You change your theme, and suddenly none of the thumbnails fits anymore. Too big and your theme loses its effect, too small and the CSS might upscale them to the...