News FeedThis is a collection of articles from around the web, which I have saved for my own purposes. Mainly to assist me in tracking trends and emergence of new technologies and procedures.
With WordPress, you can easily customize any aspect of your website, including the theme you use. However, tweaking its code directly can be risky, and you may lose your changes when you update it. Using a child theme, you run none of those risks. A child theme is basically a copy of its ‘parent’. You can set one up rather quickly
Knowledge bases are an effective way to provide both front line support to customers as well as helpful information internally. Creating a knowledge base can have a big Return On Investment (ROI). Developers especially should view it as an essential part of any online service or product.
Managing your website with cPanel works great if you’ve only got one or two sites to manage for your small business. But what if you’re building a small business that creates or maintains websites for your clients?
Email can be kind of a pain. At times, it can be a real pain. That’s why many companies are eschewing the concept entirely and moving to various other communication tools like Slack or Microsoft Teams for their internal communications.
Clearly, the power of open source can’t be denied. In fact, opening up code contributions to the public benefits individual developers as much as the users the applications are built for.
Creating A Centralized Repository Of Divi Resources Today we are excited to announce that we will soon be launching an official Divi Marketplace here on elegantthemes.com. This will be a place where Divi creators from around the world can build and sell Divi Extensions, Child Themes and Layout Packs.
DuckDuckGo has other ideas for Google’s EU search choice screen. The changes include more search engine options and an introductory screen aimed at reducing bias.
Developing a strong Search Engine Optimization (SEO) strategy for your WordPress site can help you grow your business and enhance your online presence. However, it’s not a one-and-done process.
A lot of people forget that Amazon is a search engine, let alone the largest search engine for e-commerce. With 54 percent of product searches now taking place on Amazon, it’s time to take it seriously as the world’s largest search engine for e-commerce. In fact, if we exclude YouTube as part of Google, Amazon is technically the second largest search engine in the world.
Cold calls and emails are directed at potential customers who have not expressed interest in you. They may be in the same industry as your other core clients and they may even be actively looking for what you offer, but they don’t know you and didn’t expect to be contacted by you.
If you’ve spent enough time on the web, you’ve probably noticed that some sites have pages dedicated to ‘media kits’. If you have your own brand, you may have even been asked for one by journalists or potential promotional partners. However, the term can come across as slightly confusing to some.
Three new Schema types worth focusing on are FAQ, HowTo, and Q&A Schema, all of which present great opportunities to improve organic search traffic with eye-catching, real estate-grabbing listing features. By strategically implementing these Schema types across eligible page content, marketers can dramatically increase their pages’ visibility in the search results for targeted keywords — especially on mobile devices.
BigCommerce, the leading open SaaS ecommerce platform for fast-growing and established brands, today introduced a streamlined way for merchants to sell hemp and hemp-derived cannabidiol (CBD) products online with BigCommerce. Available immediately, BigCommerce for Hemp & CBD brings together industry-leading ecommerce tools and services tailored for hemp and hemp-derived CBD commerce
When you hand over a project, your client expects to receive a fully-functioning WordPress site that caters to their needs. Forgetting any key client site features can cause inconvenient delays and unnecessary headaches, or even hurt your professional reputation.
If you were to search for “local” in the App Store, you might expect to see dozens and dozens of apps. Instead, what you get are a few familiar brands: Facebook Local, Eventbrite, Nextdoor, Weatherbug, some news and then casual dating apps. It’s kind of bizarre. This is a metaphor for the shrinking world of local. The alpha and omega of local is now Google.
Email signatures may seem insignificant, especially with more prominent branding elements in play, but they can make a big impact on how professional your brand appears to subscribers. Plus, creating your custom signature with a tool such as WiseStamp can even boost your conversions.
When businesses and blogs rename or merge, old domains sometimes get left behind. Security researchers say expired domains can put data at risk. Scammers may set up fake shops on expired domains and use them to steal credit card data from unwary bargain hunters. Or they may target email accounts linked to the domain to scam clients, steal company secrets and break into employees’ shopping and travel accounts.
Why care for best cross browser testing tools? Cross browser testing is a process of assessing the functionality of your web application on various browsers before pushing changes to production. In this post, we cover the best cross browser testing tools. We take into account various aspects such as cost considerations and ability to automate the whole process.
What makes a great contact form? Lets go through a list of awesome contact forms. Use them inspiration when you design your forms.
Let us be frank. The simple answer to can you still make money blogging today? is absolutely, 100% yes. The better answer, however, is it depends or even sure, if you work really hard. Don’t let that reality discourage you.