With the COVID-19 pandemic upsetting economies worldwide, businesses are moving online in a bid to stay afloat and protect the health of their employees. This means there are more opportunities now for marketing to e-commerce businesses as a developer. However, nabbing new clients isn’t quite as easy as reaching out with a list of your services. It is critical that your marketing approach is a creative and full-fledged plan. Fortunately, it isn’t rocket science either, and there are some concrete steps you can take to reach more businesses. In this article, we’ll discuss some helpful tips for attracting new e-commerce […]
Continuing our weekly series of live conversations, we hope you enjoy this week’s episode of Torque’s Social Hour. This week’s guest is Ben Moore, a software engineer at WP Engine and lead organizer of the Austin WordPress community. We talk about WordCamp Austin, WordPress 5.5, and Seedlet, a new theme designed with a block-first approach. Be sure to catch next week’s livestream by subscribing here. Join us this Wednesday from 3-4pm PST when our special guest will be Joe Casabana, a podcaster who is working on a WordPress Year In Review project.
Who hasn’t wanted to design their own beautiful website without having to do any coding at all? Thanks to platforms like WordPress, page builders, and website building services like Wix and Weebly, this has been possible for a while. In this webflow tutorial, you’ll get to know one more possibility. The sites produced with the options above can be a bit repetitive. You can usually spot them from a mile away. Webflow is an online tool that promises to do away with that. It promises to revolutionize website building, allowing you to design a fully-featured, gorgeous business website without needing […]
Welcome to Press This, the WordPress community podcast from WMR. Here host David Vogelpohl sits down with guests from around the community to talk about the biggest issues facing WordPress developers. The following is a transcription of the original recording. David Vogelpohl: Hello everyone and welcome to Press This the WordPress community podcasts on WMR. This is your host, David Vogel Paul, I support the WordPress community through my role at WP Engine, and I love to bring the best of the community to you hear every week on press this as a reminder, you can find me on Twitter […]
Major WordPress updates are always exciting, and WordPress 5.5 is no exception. There are usually only three major releases per year, and each one moves the Content Management System (CMS) in new and interesting directions. As is usually the case, we’ve known about some of WordPress 5.5’s new features for months now. Lazy loading, for example, has been a long time coming to core, and it’s a very welcome addition. In this article, we’re going to give you the full breakdown of everything you need to know about WordPress 5.5. We’ll go over all the changes this update brings to […]