Resist the Urge to Use Video Backgrounds

Resist the Urge to Use Video Backgrounds

There’s always a new gimmick to try and grab a potential client’s attention as they land on your homepage. And a slider with an embedded video is part of the latest craze. WordPress developers are not convinced that this trend should be embraced so eagerly. Why You...
WordCamp Johannesburg 2017

WordCamp Johannesburg 2017

My experience attending, speaking and enjoying the heck out of WordCamp Johannesburg 2017. WordCamps are one of the most visible and accessible representations of the WordPress community. There are over 500 WordCamps around the world and that number is growing every...
What’s New in WordPress 4.9 “Tipton”

What’s New in WordPress 4.9 “Tipton”

The WordPress 4.9 version was named in honor of the legendary jazz musician, Billy Tipton. It was released on November 14th, 2017. The new features added will streamline your design workflow and prevent unwanted coding errors. The customizer workflow is a great way to...
What’s New in WordPress 4.8

What’s New in WordPress 4.8

We’ve come a long way since the release of the first WordPress version on May 27, 2003. The latest 2017 release includes a few long-awaited new features and improvements. The media widgets have been enhanced to be even more user friendly. New Media Widgets The...
What to Put On the Homepage of Your Website

What to Put On the Homepage of Your Website

What should be on your homepage? The homepage, also called the landing page of your website, can be compared to a first impression when meeting someone. Although we can make the wrong conclusions about someone from a first impression, it’s still normal to draw the...
Should You Try To Figure Out WordPress?

Should You Try To Figure Out WordPress?

Why outsource WordPress site development, you can just Google it? “Just google it” this phrase has become an integral part of our modern day vocabulary. If you don’t know something, just google it. Or watch a YouTube video. Information about anything and everything is...