I've been to over 25 technology and WordPress related events in the last 5 years, and I can say hands down my favorite part of any event is talking with people. Every single person has an interesting story to tell, and things for me to learn. The problem is that most conferences have more people … Read more about Making The Most of Networking At Your Tech Conference
When building a WordPress site, one of the most significant decisions you will make is which theme you will use. There are a plethora of themes available for you to choose from all with their own pros and cons. This article will be comparing two major theme types, frameworks and starter themes. To … Read more about Framework or Starter Theme? Genesis vs Underscores
Last week we focused on some of our favorite tools to get things done. Tanner, lead founder of iWitness Design, highlighted Buffer as one of his favorites. Buffer is an amazing tool that will help you dominate social media marketing. You can connect multiple accounts and queue up content for … Read more about Buffer – The tool to help your social marketing strategy and SEO
During our Weekly Huddles, we each share something we learned or a resource we found. Over the past 6 months, we've found a lot of neat stuff. Because we're a team and have different areas of expertise, you'll find a wide variety of awesome tools. We're sharing tools that help us with web design and … Read more about Our Top 10 Web Tools
So you've got your WordPress Multisite up and running and want to start tracking search analytics using Google Search Console. Unfortunately, there are some additional complications to consider when connecting a multisite site to Google Search Console. Because multisite environments share resources … Read more about Connecting Google Search Console and WordPress Multisite
Sometimes it seems like the options out there for your business are limitless. And then sometimes it seems like someone has the monopoly and there aren’t any other options. Not long ago, I thought this was the case when it came to purchasing products and/or services online. I thought that PayPal was … Read more about Tired of PayPal? There are options!
For the purposes of this post I'm going to assume that you have comments turned on on your site, but that they're moderated. I'm also going to assume that you have an anti-spam plugin installed, and that for the most part it works. We're going to talk about those tricky comments that are spam, but … Read more about Recognizing Comment Spam
So you have or want to build a community. You want to collect like minded people around an idea, product, or something else. You know that these people need to know and learn from each other and you can’t wait to connect them. This is great! Creating a community like this can be life changing, … Read more about Creating Communities Part 1 – Define Your Audience
While you can use BuddyPress to create a feature packed community site in mere minutes, it is often overwhelming for both administrators and users alike. I’ll share some tools and techniques that you can use to build your BuddyPress community while maintaining your sanity. Taming BuddyPress … Read more about Taming BuddyPress
This is a very common question. Posts and Pages can look and act so similarly. You may have noticed in the admin area they look very much the same. Both have a title, content area, featured image, etc. The differences are subtle, but they're there. Let's take a look. Posts The word "blog" is … Read more about What’s the difference between a WordPress Post and Page?
If you've worked with BuddyPress at all, then you know that it has a bevy of features and settings to get your online community set up just right. Yet with all those features, there is one notably missing… that feature is premium memberships. In another article we discussed some tips for building … Read more about Getting Started with Paid BuddyPress Memberships
The options in choosing the right invoicing solution can seem overwhelming. We tested 7 invoicing software applications (in addition to researching others). So how did we decide on the right one? First, let me just say, you won't find the perfect solution to meet all your needs. Where one company … Read more about Finding the Right Invoicing Solution