TIPS TRICKS AND TUTORIALS FOR THE DESIGNER & ENTREPRENEUR IN ALL OF US
On a few of my Divi projects, I wanted the logo to align all the way to the left of the screen and the main menu to sit all the way to the right of the screen. Although there are several ways to manipulate this using CSS, there is an easier alternative. Make a simple adjustment in the header.php file. See how.
When starting your own freelancing business, it can be overwhelming trying to remember so many different tax schedules, accounting schedules, web maintenance schedules, payroll deadlines and more. Especially if you provide services to multiple clients on a daily basis. In this article we share some great ways and tools to help you master the art of managing multiple tasks for multiple clients.
The Pricing Table Module that comes with Divi is simply awesome. It does the work we would normally download a plug-in for. But WordPress developers know that less plug-ins make for a better performing and secure website. And there are so many ways to customize the pricing table using some custom CSS, that you really don’t need to consider the plug-in anymore.
The Subscribe Module that comes with Divi is great as it is. But the current trend is to have the subscribe option as a call to action above the fold on the landing page and sometimes a horizontal subscribe section just fits best with your site. So here are a few tweaks I came up with so that you wont have to install another plug-in for this simple trick.
We offer a number of different services and so I wanted to come up with a unique way to differentiate the various testimonials so that visitors can see the ones specifically related to a particular service. So this article shows you how we were able to do this using the Testimonial Module in the Divi WordPress theme from Elegant Themes with a little custom CSS.
For the church websites I build, I use a handy plug-in called Sermon Browser for managing and posting the sermons. It has a podcast feature built in so podcasting your sermons has never been easier. Here are a few tips to getting the right description and image to show up on your podcast.
Divi comes packed with many ways to customize & place your menus. In fact you can place custom menus practically anywhere you want. Here is a brief tutorial on how.
There are a number of ways for a designer to propose a website design & layout ideas to a client. Some use wire-frames, some use Photoshop, some sketch it out on a pad of paper and some simply like to hash it out over coffee. How you do it is a matter of preference but it does not have to be complicated. Here is my method…
I used to think that using WordPress limited my ability to freely design custom websites. But after a couple of years of working with WordPress, I now prefer WordPress over any other platform. Here is why.
Have you ever wanted to add a new row to the copyright line for your own personal tagline. Don’t you wish you could program the copyright date to automatically update each year so that you don’t have to manually update it each year? Well then this article might be of interest to you.
One of my recent projects required me to add a brand new footer section to the Divi WordPress theme. It also required me to be able to use a custom sidebar that would populate the new footer area with widgets. This is how I did it…
Divi 2.0 is one of the most flexible themes I have ever worked with. There are just so many things you can do with it. It puts the power of customization into your hands. On this tutorial we walk you through the steps on how to make a “Ghost Style” landing page using Divi 2.0
One of the most common novice WordPress user mistakes is not using a child theme to make modifications. Fortunately creating a child theme is not very complicated. Check out our latest post on creating a child theme.
The Divi WordPress Theme from Elegant Themes is probably the most advanced, yet most easy to use WordPress Themes available today. One cool feature is that it makes it easy to use social media links on the footer of your page. Unfortunately you have to do a little tweaking in order to add others. This article explains how.
Are your Search Engine rankings slowly creeping down the list, or worse yet, a few pages deep? Although there are many evolving factors to great search engine rankings, here are a few reasons (with fairly simple fixes) that might help.
Ever return to a website expecting to find updated information but it isn’t there? Someone else can get the update on their computer but you still see the old content? Here are some tips to help you out.
Ok, this sounds like an article for techies only right? I mean after all, who cares about what the difference is between a Mobile Website and a Responsive Web Design right? But the truth is, if you have a website or even if you don’t have a website but you run/manage a business, you really ought to know the difference. Here’s why…
Here are some tips I picked up from a pamphlet I came across last year written by Richard Hammar, JD, LLM, CPA regarding 7 things every church member needs to know.
There comes a point when even the most routing tasks eventually become too much for business owners to handle themselves. There is probably no area in which this applies more than bookkeeping.