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  • Gutenberg has arrived! Here’s everything you need to know about WordPress 5.0

    December 6, 2018 by Morgan Smith

    As a WordPress user, you’ve likely heard talk of the Gutenberg editor and WordPress 5.0 for the better part of this year. This exciting feature comes in the form of the latest WordPress update, “Bebo,” available starting November 6th, 2018. This isn’t just any old update, however. The Gutenberg editor introduces a brand new WordPress…

  • The 10 best WordPress themes for designers

    November 27, 2018 by Tara Malone

    When you’re setting up your designer website, there are an endless number of WordPress themes to sort through. It can feel overwhelming to scroll through the options and try to decide which theme is best for your site. For designers, it’s essential to have a theme that is customizable, is aesthetically pleasing, and that reflects…

  • 8 ways to improve your WordPress website navigation

    October 25, 2018 by Joseph Jones

    A good user experience is what every website and blog should provide to its audience. It doesn’t matter if you use a web development platform or a CMS (content management system), your website has to have the customer journey in mind. How will a user find a specific page on my website? How will they…

  • 3 ways dynamic tables can improve your WordPress site

    October 4, 2018 by Will Morris

    In the past, most sites focused on static content. Internet users expect to be able to interact with most of the content they view, to some extent or another. Adding dynamic elements to your site – such as searchable and sortable tables – is a smart way to improve the user experience. This kind of…

  • How to create a custom permalink structure for your WordPress site

    September 27, 2018 by Will Morris

    Your site’s permalinks are more important than you may realize. Far from being a seemingly arbitrary set of characters that direct to your site’s pages, how you structure your permalinks can have an effect on how well your site ranks in search engines. This also affects your click-through rate (CTR). Given this, WordPress provides you…

  • 6 WordPress tools to supercharge your online success

    September 13, 2018 by Marc Sullivan

    WordPress is an amazing platform for anyone looking to build a website. Not only is it free to use, but it’s also very flexible when it comes to design and functionality, and is suitable for people of all skill levels. In fact, with the help of your hosting provider, you can have a decent looking…

  • How to create a WordPress theme with Local by Flywheel

    September 4, 2018 by Will Morris

    There are thousands of WordPress themes you can choose from, ranging from multi-purpose to focused niche options. However, sometimes the only way to get your website looking exactly like you want it to is to create your own theme. Creating a WordPress theme is perfectly doable, even if you don’t have an extensive background in…

  • Why WordPress is the best CMS in 2018

    August 17, 2018 by Deen David

    Did you know that WordPress powers 30% of all websites? That’s a pretty big percentage, and if you’re not on WordPress yet, you’re probably wondering, “Why?” WordPress used to be a blogging platform, but it’s adapted well over the years and become extremely versatile, allowing users to create fully functional sites of any category. It’s…

  • Get ready for the Gutenberg editor: The best WordPress update for content creators

    August 10, 2018 by Ben Turner

    If you’ve been using WordPress for a while to create content, you’ve probably developed a “working relationship” with the post editor. It sort of works, but not always intuitively, and not always with enough flexibility. The jargon meter goes crazy when you start talking about “Shortcodes,” “Custom Fields,” or “Metaboxes.” Add to that the numerous…

  • 4 ways you can use a local WordPress development environment

    August 1, 2018 by Will Morris

    While you’re working on your WordPress site, you may occasionally update a plugin or theme only to find out that it breaks a particular page or feature. With a local development environment, you can troubleshoot these kinds of errors, and even avoid them in the first place. Having a local development environment also means you…

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