Category: How To

7 Best WordPress Backup Plugins Compared (Pros and Cons)

Creating regular WordPress backups is the best thing you can do for your website security. Backups give you peace of mind and can save you in catastrophic situations such as when your site gets hacked or you accidentally lock yourself out. There are several free and paid WordPress backup plugins and most of them are fairly easy to use. In this article, we will share…

Monthly Web Development Update 1/2019: Rethinking Habits And Finding Custom Solutions

About The Author Anselm is a freelance front-end developer who cares about sustainable front-end experiences and ethical choices in life. He writes the WDRL, and is co-founder … More about Anselm Anselm is back with a new edition of his Monthly Web Development Update. A reading list to help you rethink existing systems and habits and find the solution that really fits your product. What…

Forget Waking Up Early, Night Owls Have Better Super Powers

Waking up early is killing your productivity, creativity and social life. And for what? Developers don’t reach peak productivity until 2pm. No wonder this post on waking up early was so controversial. Circadian neurologist Russel Foster says there’s no evidence that waking up early increases your wealth, it just makes you “horribly smug.” His words, not mine 🙂 Makes total sense though. If it were…

11 Inspirational Designer Portfolios For 2019

For web and graphic designers, it’s important to nail that portfolio, instantly convincing anyone who visits that you’re the one for the job. With the new year rolling around, it might just be time for a fresh redesign. There are so many amazing portfolios out there to draw inspiration from. If you’d like to explore and learn from the work of your fellow designers, you’re…

Most Beautiful Design And Photography WordPress Themes

In this roundup, you will find the most beautiful design and photography WordPress themes that are intended to help creative designers and professional photographers to promote their skills and represent the content in the best possible light. It is unacceptable for a design or photographers website to have a pure outdated design. So, it is a primary task for an entrepreneur to monitor web design…

10 Best Places to Find Free Fonts

Typography plays a big role in all types of designs, from product packaging to mobile apps and more. Today we’re taking a look at the best places to find free fonts, and take your design work to a new level. But why is typography so important? Remember what happened at the Oscars 2017, when they gave the Best Picture award to the wrong film? Typography…

Best Membership WordPress Themes to Create a Paid Membership Website

Nowadays, a professional-looking web presence is indispensable for businesses to succeed in the marketplace. With everyone getting in on the action, the marketplace has become global. So, designers have developed a lot of impressive themes with fancy features to help websites become competitive in the market. Among these competitive websites are membership pages. This competition has upped the stakes and has birthed a new generation…

20 Stunning Spa & Massage Salon WordPress Themes 2019

Whether you are planning to get your own beauty project on the web or you’ve been hired to build a spa site for a client, you can get the job done much quicker and effectively by means of ready-made WordPress themes. In a showcase provided below, you can find pre-designed solutions suited for building wellness centers, beauty and spa salons, barbershops, yoga studios, meditation, and…

HTML5 Input Types: Where Are They Now?

About The Author Drew is a director at edgeofmyseat.com, co-founder of Notist and lead developer for small content management system Perch. Prior to this, he was a Web Developer … More about Drew HTML5 introduced thirteen new types of form input, adding significantly to the number of different fields web designers and developers could add to our forms. These new types all require browsers to…

5 Must Join Slack Workspaces For WordPress Pros and Developers

Slack mimics the way large groups naturally communicate but with tide pod emojis, savage bots, magic 8 ball decision making and of course gifs! No wonder the WordPress community has started to use Slack to coordinate activity. Slack stands for Searchable Log of All Conversation and Knowledge (I say we just stick with Slack). It’s more than just a glorified text message platform, it’s a central knowledge…