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 […]

Wellness Pro Theme: An Easy Prescription for a Healthier WordPress Site

I admit it, I’ve recently fallen in love. With a WordPress theme. It’s the new Wellness Pro theme [aff] from StudioPress. Naturally, it has all the features you’d expect in a StudioPress theme. It’s: Well coded Versatile Terrific typography Mobile responsive Secure I could go on and on. It’s a gorgeous theme, and you can use it for […]

Divi 3.0 is Here, and it’s Practically Magic

Divi 3.0 is here. If you’re not a WordPress nerd, that may not mean a lot to you. But to some of us, those four little words bring a thrill and a level of excitement not usually found with an announcement about a WordPress theme update. A Little Background. . . Divi is a theme […]

5 Big Problems, 1 Solution. Here’s My SBI! for WP Review

It’s finally here! Previously, I hinted at it, but now it’s ready. This. Is. It. This is also probably the most uncomfortable I’ve ever felt while writing a positive review. So let’s address the elephant in the room right away. First, I don’t give positive reviews unless I genuinely believe a plugin, theme, service or […]

Rainmaker vs. WordPress? Which is Right for You?

At its heart, the Rainmaker Platform [aff] is WordPress. So what makes it different from everyday, run-of-the-mill self-hosted WordPress, and which version of WordPress will work better for you and your business? One big difference is that Rainmaker states clearly that it’s for “building your online marketing and sales platform.” So, is Rainmaker your best […]

Modern Studio Pro Theme – Classy and Responsive

StudioPress has just published an attractive, new, minimal-ish, responsive WordPress theme, called Modern Studio Pro. While not minimalist, exactly, it’s lean and clean. Here’s how the designer describes the new theme: “Modern Studio draws eyes exactly where we want them — then doesn’t distract them. “For designers, highlighting imagery is the most important function a […]

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 […]

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 […]