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How to Save Time and Get Better Results with New Divi Visual Builder

Normally a WordPress theme update is a ho-hum affair. A few behind-the-scenes tweaks, maybe a new feature or two… yawn. That’s not the case with Elegant Themes’ release of Divi 3.0. Divi 3.0 includes a number of small changes, but there’s one addition that really stands out. It’s called the Visual Editor, and it makes […]

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8 of the Best WordPress Themes for Solopreneurs and Freelancers

How do solopreneurs and freelancers choose the best WordPress themes for their businesses? Of course, it depends on the type of business, but there are some things that most freelancers and solopreneurs want. A good solopreneur/freelancer theme should: Be easy to set up Showcase the owner’s personality Look up-to-date Be appropriate for the type of

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How to Fascinate your Readers with Interesting Headlines

I admit it. I totally suck at writing headlines. I see these intriguing headlines all over the Web, and I wonder, “how does she come up with these clever, enticing headlines?” I’ve read zillions of articles about writing better headlines. I’ve downloaded e-books about writing better headlines, and I’ve studied tutorials. I’ve done worksheets. I’ve

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CoSchedule, the Fabulous WordPress Editorial Calendar Plugin (it does Social Media, too!)

Running a website means you’re in the publishing business. And if you’re in publishing, you should have an Editorial Calendar. As Copyblogger says, “An editorial calendar is just a fancy name for a pubishing schedule.” The editorial calendar is where you plan your WordPress content in the upcoming days, weeks or even months. If you

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Swing into Smoother Sitebuilding with Benny: What’s new with WordPress 4.0

The new WordPress upgrade 4.0 has arrived, and believe it or not, it’s stirred up some controversy. It’s a very geeky controversy, I’ll admit. Some within the WordPress community think the “4.0” designation is wrong. Usually, when a software update is minor, the developer just adds a new digit at the end of the number

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A First Look at Divi, Elegant Themes’ Flagship WordPress Theme

Divi, Elegant Themes “flagship” WordPress theme, has become extremely popular since its release on December 11, 2013. Since then, Divi 2.0 has hit the interwebs, and WordPress sitebuilders are falling in love with its unique building-block style of page building. Divi’s strength and uniqueness comes from the Page Builder. As the name implies, the Page

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Seven Stunning Magazine-Style WordPress Themes

Magazine-style WordPress themes have a complex homepage layout. Unlike a blogging theme, which usually has one sidebar and a list of your posts, a magazine theme lets you feature groups of posts and pages arranged by category. Magazines and news outlets use magazine themes to give readers a taste of the most important content on

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