Business Online

CRM with WordPress: Customer Loyalty Via Plugin

May 30th, 2016
by Andreas Hecht
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You already know that WordPress can be used for more than just blogging. There are many different applications for the content management system. Among other things, you can use it to create large online shops. Even the realization of a customer relationship management (CRM) is possible with it. Customer relationship management should be an important part of your business strategy. It helps you to...

Business Online

How to Avoid These Ten Creativity Killers

May 29th, 2016
by Andreas Hecht
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How to Avoid These Ten Creativity Killers

Sometimes, we all feel paralyzed. It can happen out of the blue. A few moments ago you were flooded with ideas, and the day wasn’t long enough to realize them all. But then, without a warning, nothing worked anymore. However, sometimes, it’s a silent process, enclosing you slowly but surely. Then, it becomes incredibly difficult to think of something useful and to be creative...

(Free) Services

Everything OK: Is Your Website Valid, Accessible, and Fast?

May 27th, 2016
by Denis Potschien
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Web development is becoming more and more sophisticated. Aside from the correct markup of HTML and CSS, there are plenty of factors that don’t necessarily affect the look of a website, yet they can still influence a website’s success. This includes a barrier-free display of the content, as well as other components. Having all of this covered is difficult. That’s why there are many...

Essentials

20 Fresh, Free HTML and PSD Templates plus UI Packs: Spring 2016

May 26th, 2016
by Juan Pablo Sarmiento
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Welcome to the Spring round of our free HTML and PSD templates showcase. As always we have put together a plethora of various design elements that only have one thing in common – they are all free to use. Other than that you will find a diverse variety of different elements for different use cases. We hope we have what you are looking for....

Business Online

Google AdWords: Successful Campaigns for Beginners

May 25th, 2016
by Florian Beischall
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Google AdWords Basics

In contrast to search engine optimization, Google advertising offers a clear time advantage with its AdWords offer: Once an AdWords campaign is set up and online, conversions and leads can already be gained from day one. As soon as the (good!) campaign is online, users can see it immediately after entering the respective keywords. Thus, Google AdWords is an excellent opportunity to boost sales...

Plugins

Best of May 2016: Ten Free WordPress Plugins

May 24th, 2016
by Andreas Hecht
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In May, just like every month, I searched through the official WordPress plugin index to find the most functional and appealing new plugins for you. I don’t do this entirely selflessly, however, as I myself find it very exciting to test new free WordPress plugins for my diverse projects. This month was very generous and brought a couple of interesting plugins to light. 1...

Design

Survey: Typographic Trends 2016

May 23rd, 2016
by Denis Potschien
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Survey: Typographic Trends 2016

What’s popular regarding typography right now? Extensis, a provider of app solutions for font management, has conducted a survey in the creative scene and has come to impressive results. All the survey results, for which about 2,000 creative people from different branches were asked, can be downloaded for free in the PDF file Typographic Trends. Fonts are Still Used for Printing Jim Kidwell, who...

Themes

Best of May 2016: Ten Free WordPress Themes

May 22nd, 2016
by Andreas Hecht
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Ten Free WordPress Themes May 2016

April showers bring May flowers, is a common proverb. It might just suit your WordPress website. In this article, I’ll, once again, introduce you to ten free WordPress themes that I consider the best of the month. This gives you a sound basis for the decision whether you want to give your website a new look or not. Of course, all themes are responsive...

Design

Blisk: The Browser for Developers

May 20th, 2016
by Denis Potschien
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Nowadays, all modern browsers are equipped with extensive developer tools. Among other things, they help you check HTML and CSS, as well as debug JavaScript. They also allow you to have your web layout displayed in different resolutions. These developer tools ease the work of web designers and developers significantly. However, this can be done in an even more comfortable and faster way: Blisk...

(Free) Services

Small Victories: Free Instant Website Out of Your Dropbox

May 19th, 2016
by Noupe Editorial Team
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Using cloud storage for the display of your website is a quite obvious thing to consider. Thus, it is rather surprising that there are not too many services providing offers that pick up this idea. The new service “Small Victories” does just that. Throw a bunch of files into the Dropbox and look what happens. Small Victories: Simple Flatfile CMS in Your Dropbox Small...

Business Online

SEO: Optimal Images for Google Image Search

May 18th, 2016
by Florian Beischall
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There are plenty of articles on the optimization of text content for the best possible keyword ranking. However, the importance of image content is often underestimated or not mentioned at all. The best article wouldn’t be anything without pictures. At least, it would be incomplete. Additionally, visual elements help us understand the content of articles much better, and this is the point at which...

Tips, Tricks & Tutorials

High Speed: Really Accelerate WordPress Websites [#5]

May 17th, 2016
by Andreas Hecht
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This little series is about the things that really accelerate WordPress websites, moving them into the millisecond area of loading speed. A lot of manual work is required, as we found out in the last article. In this part, we’ll do the touch ups that are still left. We’ll tune URLs, put Jetpack on a diet, transform the website into static HTML pages via...