Praise the heavens, because we have a great article for you! Some people might find it strange for a church to have a website, but we’ve found that churches, and other religious organizations, are some of the best customers when it comes to WordPress themes. These churches require communication with their congregations, and that includes event calendars, homilies, priest information, and much more.
As website owners, we often get caught up in the looks of our website and the functionality which lets us do all the things we want our website to do, be it adding a member’s area, selling products, booking appointments, organizing events, and more. But there is one thing that most of us completely forget to take into consideration: how safe our website actually is.
Raise your hand if you have more than one website. Don’t be shy; I know it can be addicting. After all, launching your first website is an exciting adventure, especially when you do it all by yourself with the help of WordPress. It’s only natural that you want to feel that sense of accomplishment again and bring your next big idea to life. In fact, you probably have two or three sites under your belt. But, if you’re like most WordPress users, you’re probably logging into each website separately. In that case, you know the hassle of managing multiple sites. You have to update WordPress, themes, and plugins on one site, and then repeat the process for every other website you operate.
Whether you are looking to collect user feedback, create client questionnaires, customer satisfaction surveys or contact forms, you will at some point need to generate a form for your website. Now, you probably know there are a ton of plugins and paid services that can help you achieve this, but before you wander off to plugin land, consider for a moment an alternative solution: Google Forms. These free, basic forms are a cinch to integrate into your site, and today we’re going to walk you through exactly how to embed a Google form to your website and get the most out of the data collection process.
Finding employment is never easy, whether you’re looking for your first job or wanting to embark on a new journey in your career. Naturally, the first thing you need is a resume that covers all your skills, highlights your education, and shows off your previous work experience.
Looking to be the next Arianna Huffington? Well get ready for a tumultuous, yet invigorating work life filled with story hunts, writer management, and appealing to readers who demand the best from every article. It sounds tough, but you’re bound to discover a world filled with stories and interesting people. Not to mention, you don’t have to be an experienced web designer to launch and manage your website.
Magazine websites are always popular and the best thing about them is that you can create a magazine on almost any topic imaginable. Whether you want to cover a wide range of topics or focus on one or two closely related topics, it has never been easier to start a magazine website.
Acting is a tough profession from the start. Whether you strive to act in movies, TV shows, plays, commercials or musicals, the industry can quickly show you how difficult it is to succeed. However, with the internet, you have a wide range of opportunities to connect with other actors and share your headshots, scenes and resume with people who can make your career dreams come true.
The personal blog has become a staple in the lives of many creatives, particularly those who want to ramble about what has been going on in their lives. Personal blogs are great for this, allowing people to turn to the internet as a form of public diary. However, many folks are also making quite a bit of money by blogging online.
Developers may hear about Twitter Bootstrap and wonder exactly what it means in terms of designing new websites and building platforms for clients.
The same developers may wonder why a bootstrap theme is more desirable than a regular WordPress theme. In theory, a WordPress theme and Bootstrap framework are similar, because they are both used by developers who don’t want to start making a theme or website from scratch.
The whole point of Tumblr is to allow users to share anything they want online. It provides a hosting solution for your photos, animated GIFs, videos, documents, and more. Anyone can signup for Tumblr to construct their own little blog about anything. After that, people can comment on your posts, share them or simply tell you that they like the posts. Overall, it’s a streamlined version of a regular WordPress blog, focusing on simplicity and modern interfaces.
Multimedia ties in quite a few different forms of entertainment. The good part is that all of these multimedia examples are useful on a website. For example, video works nicely for sharing quick information or for attempting a viral video of some sort. Audio is a must-have for musicians, podcasters, radios and more. In addition, images are pretty much used by every company out there. The only problem is that multimedia slows down your site. It has the ability to destroy site performance so much that people stop coming to check out your content.
If you run an interior design or furniture company, people are bound to find your business by going to Google, searching for the closest relevant option in the area and giving you a call after checking out a website. It’s the way the world works today, and that means you need a solid website to share details about your business and get people to walk through your doors or call you up for an interior design quote.
Trends come and go in the web design world, but minimalism seems to be sticking around. In fact, every type of design industry seems to somehow make its way back to the simpler times, allowing for more functionality and less flair. The point of a minimal website is to put most of the focus on the content that matters, as opposed to having flashy animations, 3D-looking web elements, and too many moving parts.
When news strikes, the best reporters are on the scene and ready to report it to the world. However, that world is changing as more print magazines and newspapers become obsolete and consumers are turning to online sources. From the Huffington Post to your favorite movie blogger, news outlets are constantly publishing articles online, and quite often through the WordPress interface.
From Kickstarter to GoFundMe, crowdfunding websites have turned the financing world upside down, allowing entrepreneurs and creatives a chance to accumulate funding for projects without reaching out to big time investors or banks.
Remember the Yellow Pages? Gone are the days of searching for relevant and interesting businesses through the trusty old books. Today, customers are far more likely to open up a browser, then search for “hardware stores” or “flowers shops” in their area. Therefore, all small businesses need their own websites. Even if you’re not constantly updating the website with content, you’re going to need a presence for Google to index the site and deliver results to customers.
Journalists, reporters and news bloggers all have responsibilities. The main one being that they are supposed to find information that the public otherwise wouldn’t know about. Obviously, the news industry has been shaken up in the recent past, but that basically means that the future of news journalism and reporting resides on the internet.
The one-page business website is the oldest design in the book. In fact, the first websites ever created only consisted of individual pages. It was all the technology allowed for. However, the technologies eventually evolved and developers began to see all sorts of other possibilities.
It’s that time. The end of the week, when young people throughout the world drop the suits and business attire to put on more revealing clothing, in an attempt to dance, throw back some drinks and mingle with other people. The best place to do this is at a nightclub, but if you’re an owner of one of these nightclubs, you know that a huge part of reaching out to these younger crowds is having a strong online presence.