Reviews & Opinion

Free Coming Soon and Launch WordPress Themes – WordPress Website Design Article

The time is approaching. Soon, you’ll be launching something special and you need to tell the world about it. Installing a “Coming Soon” WordPress theme can do the trick. They’re a great tool for building audience anticipation before you officially hit that launch button. Today we’re reviewing some of our favorites. The bad news is… most themes of this nature come at a cost. 🙁 The good news is… after scouring through the WordPress theme directory, we’ve uncovered a bunch…

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Top Of The (Free) Pops – WordPress Website Design Article

Most pop-ups ignite a rage fire within us that makes us click that back button before we’ve even had time to blink. In a world full of unwelcome interruptions to our browsing, you need to put the work in if your pop-ups are going to pay off. Pop-ups that are easy on the eye, yield great results and don’t scare your visitors off may be few and far between – but that doesn’t mean the tools aren’t out there. There…

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WordPress Post Formats… Is There Life After Gutenberg? – WordPress Website Design Article

Post formats premiered in WordPress back in 2011, allowing you to inject some life into your blog section. Sadly, a lot of themes no longer support them. But with a pinch of Gutenberg and a sprinkle of code, you can still mold your blog section into the masterpiece it should be. Post formats were last featured in WordPress’ Twenty Seventeen and are no longer supported in the more recent WP themes. So the question is, with fewer themes supporting them,…

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WordPress Web Design Trends For 2020 – WordPress Website Design Article

Are you keeping up with the latest web design trends in the WordPress World? Looking ahead, we aim to show you some of the important design and technical features that are coming up. So, as you know, web design is continually evolving as more businesses compete to establish their brand online and stand out from a growing crowd of template-based websites. In recent years, we’ve seen — and written about — many web design trends that have captured the collective imagination of web designers and brand-conscious…

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How Smush Is Saving The Planet One Image At A Time – WordPress Website Design Article

Is the Internet’s skyrocketing carbon footprint (yep, it exists) a cause for concern? Can a simple image optimization plugin really help reduce carbon emissions? All is unveiled below. Truth be told, I was terrified to write and publish this post. In fact, most of the blog team wanted nothing to do with it. Why? Because part of the article touches on the topic of… (I’m scared to even write the words!). Climate Change. But don’t let those two controversial words…

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Top 2019 eCommerce Trends To Keep An Eye On – WordPress Website Design Article

New eCommerce trends emerge at a staggering pace. It’s hard to keep up-to-date with them all, so we’ve researched and collected the hottest 2019 trends in this post. eCommerce sales will account for 10% of money spent by shoppers this year. If you run or manage an eCommerce store, it’ll help you a great deal knowing the latest trends in your industry. After all, knowing is half the battle won! While you don’t have to follow all the trends listed…

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Best Free Form Builder Plugins WordPress 2019 – WordPress Website Design Article

There’s no shortage of free amazing form plugins to make data collection in WordPress a breeze. I noticed that a lot of form plugins in the WordPress plugin repository appear feature-rich, but once you install them, most features aren’t available unless you upgrade. I call this, upsell hell. Especially since some form plugins charge you for every extension that adds another feature, so it can get really expensive really fast. That’s not a problem when you have an enterprise site,…

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The Top 3 WordPress Caching Plugins Compared – WordPress Website Design Article

When you play a game of thrones with your site you win or you only slightly improve performance. And who wants that when optimizing your site with a caching plugin, you want to be the very best. That’s why in this post, we’re going to find who the best cache plugin for WordPress really is. Join us as we compare and review the most beloved WordPress cache plugins for WordPress – Hummingbird vs WP Rocket vs WP Super Cache to…

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