Category: Web Development

Finding Top Talent: Stop Looking Inside a Box for People Thinking Outside of One

When you’re looking for innovative and action-driven talent, why not open your doors up to people that have already pioneered their own lives? I was recently contacted about an opportunity. On many levels, this opportunity “checked all the boxes”, but...

/ July 15, 2019

Veteran Freelancers: Lessons and Insights From WordPress Pros

We recently did a series talking to freelance rookies who are at the beginning of the careers. So we also wanted to talk to veteran freelancers and learn some insights from the years of experience. A lot of wisdom comes...

/ July 13, 2019

How To Create Old School Style Tattoo Art in Adobe Photoshop

The style of ‘Old School’ tattoos is a popular aesthetic in the tattooing scene and has become an iconic illustration style in other genres of art. The stylised handmade drawings feature thick black outlines and bold colours, often depicting roses,...

/ July 8, 2019

Beaver Builder vs Elementor: Top WordPress Page Builder Comparison

The WordPress page builder scene is hotter than ever with more and more plugins entering the market each year. A few major players have risen above the rest, and we want to compare the top WordPress page builders. In this...

/ July 3, 2019

How WordPress Websites Get Hacked

Your website is like a home – secure if you take the appropriate precautions, but vulnerable to burglars if you don’t. In the website world, however, sites don’t get burgled, they get hacked. The number of sites that get hacked...

/ June 29, 2019

How to Optimize JavaScript and CSS and Improve Website Performance

No one likes a slow website. In fact, many users would rather leave your site rather than wait more than two seconds for its pages to load. That’s why it’s crucial that your site is optimized for performance. Fortunately, there...

/ June 28, 2019

Celebrate the Birth of the Portrait Zoom: The New TAMRON 35-150mm F/2.8-4 Di VC OSD (model A043)

For the first time ever, a dedicated portrait lens that allows you to zoom through various composition options as the creative alternatives zoom through your head. The versatile 35-150mm zoom range incorporates the 85mm focal length (optimum for portrait shooting)...

/ June 27, 2019

4 Surefire Ways to Improve your Ecommerce Product Pages

When operating a webstore on Magento, or any other online platform, Ecommerce product pages are what influence customers the most. In fact, those who find product pages first when browsing webstores end up making purchases around 8% of the time....

/ June 27, 2019

Integrating Bootstrap 4 into Rails 6

…and how to use a theme To install Bootstrap 4 and a theme, we are going to be adding some packages, updating some configuration and adding a few additional gems/libraries to make life developing easier. This is going to assume you...

/ June 26, 2019

Managing WordPress: The 4 Best Practices Your Clients Need to Know

WordPress makes it fairly easy to set up and run a website. However, this doesn’t mean there’s zero upkeep involved in managing your site. It doesn’t matter if it’s a blog, a business site, or even an online store –...

/ June 26, 2019

5 Best Booking WordPress Plugins

Having a booking or scheduler PluginPlugin (also called an extension or add-on) is a software component with a specific feature that can be added to a software or web application. Plugins allow the user to customize the application further to...

/ June 25, 2019

How Freelancers Can Make the Most of Their Workspace With Tracy Apps

Our workspace has a big impact on our productivity. That’s important for freelancers because it’s all up to us. If you neglect to invest in your desk, computer, or virtual spaces, you simply won’t get as much done. But how...

/ June 25, 2019

Showcase of Colourful Designs Made With Overprint Effects

The overprint effect is a timeless art style that was traditionally created by manually printing two colours over the same area, but it is also commonly replicated in digital art, where the Multiply blending mode in art software can simulate...

/ June 24, 2019
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Another Best WordPress Plugin Roundup

In this post, we recap the best WordPress plugins that were added or updated within the last 6 months on the WordPress Plugin Directory. 1. Icons Factory Icons Factory Plugin Description: The IconsFactory plugin is a fully free design editor to...

/ June 21, 2019