Editorial

An Introduction to the Forminator Plugin (And How It Works)

When it comes to websites, forms are one of the most versatile elements you can use. Forms are what makes it possible for users to contact you, take quizzes, and input all kinds of data you can imagine. With WordPress, you have plenty of options to help you add forms, but that doesn’t mean there […]

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What is WordPress VIP (And Who Is It For)?

People who need more power for their sites tend to avoid WordPress.com in favor of self-hosted WordPress. However, the former actually happens to offer one of the most exclusive hosting services for websites that require a bit more punch, called WordPress VIP. This particular hosting service is so obscure many of you have probably never heard of […]

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WooCommerce vs Shopify: Who Should Be Using Each Platform

There are a lot of platforms you can use to set up an online store nowadays. Two of the most popular options are WooCommerce and Shopify, and it’s easy to see why since they both pack so many features. In fact, choosing between them can be a challenge in itself. In this article, we’re going […]

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Ghost 2.0: What the New Update Brings to the Table

It’s been over a year since Ghost 1.0 rolled out and now the blogging platform is taking a bold leap forward with its 2.0 version. This update brings a lot of changes to Ghost. If you haven’t been keeping up with the platform, you might even struggle to recognize it in its current state. In this article, […]

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An Introduction to Google RankBrain (And How It Can Affect Your SEO)

Coca Cola’s secret formula, KFC’s seasoning, and Google’s search algorithm. These are three of the most closely-guarded secrets in the world, and they all have one thing in common. We know what some of their components are, but no one understands enough to crack the entire thing open. You can try to optimize your website as much […]

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How Long Does It Really Take to Build a WordPress Website?

These days, it’s easier than ever to create a website, even if you don’t have a background in web development. However, almost no one talks about how long the process of creating a site actually takes. This means it could be tough to plan ahead and put time aside to get your project off the […]

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Does It Still Make Sense to Run Ads on Your WordPress Website?

Online advertisements have always been one of the most popular ways to monetize your website. However, the rise of adblockers threatens to change that. At this point, anyone starting a new site needs to seriously consider whether running ads on WordPress is still a good option from a financial perspective. Some websites still make good […]

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The Value of WordPress Designers and Developers in the Gutenberg Era

Gutenberg is coming. In the 2017 State of the Word talk at WordCamp US, Matt Mullenweg said that the Gutenberg editor would definitely become the default editor for WordPress in 2018 with the release of version 5.0. That announcement kind of has the WP community in an tizzy — specifically the developers and designers who […]

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