Remember the old days of WordPress? You started a site and found yourself beating your head against the computer because you couldn't do something as simple as change a font size? Or maybe it was a color. A little styling on your site was pretty much impossible.Sometimes you would Google it and … [Read more...] about Using the Additional CSS in the WordPress Customizer. It’s Not So Scary.
In today's post we are looking at: Content Aware Sidebars, SearchWP, and Simple Custom CSS.Content Aware Sidebars FREE & PREMIUM PLUGINIf you have been reading this blog for awhile, you know how much I have talked about custom sidebars. The ability to compliment your content on … [Read more...] about WordPress Plugins: Content Aware Sidebars, SearchWP, Simple Custom CSS
In today’s post, we are looking at Genesis Design Palette Pro, LifterLMS and Ultimate FAQ.Genesis Design Palette Pro For the average WordPress user who is creating or maintaining their own site, nothing is more frustrating than the inability to change the color, size, style or even the kind … [Read more...] about WordPress Plugins: Genesis Design Palette Pro, LifterLMS and Ultimate FAQ
When you set up your WordPress blog or website, or are considering changing your theme, you either pick a theme you've heard of and find out too late it's the wrong one, or you spend so many hours staring at hundreds of themes that you get even more confused. In most cases, it's not a simple … [Read more...] about A Guide to Choosing Your WordPress Theme
What Is Jetpack and Should You Use It? Jetpack is a single plugin with more than two dozen modules. Each module has a specific task that is typically found when you have a site on WordPress.com. Over the years, it has received a bad wrap from some developers and you may have already been warned … [Read more...] about All You Need to Know About the Jetpack Plugin for WordPress
Occasionally I do a part of a series of walk-throughs for both select WooThemes and Genesis Child Themes. Last week I did a Woo Walk, this week a Genesis Jaunt with the Agency Pro Child theme. What I am sharing with you in this video is what you can and cannot do with this theme out-of-the-box. … [Read more...] about A Genesis Jaunt – A Look at the Agency Pro Child Theme
When I created some tutorials on a few Genesis child themes for my past membership site, and subsequently moved them over to my blog, I created them in a two-video set, supplemented by screenshots and text.The videos focused on:1. What you can and cannot do to the theme without knowing code. … [Read more...] about WordPress Themes: What They Can and Can’t Do Easily
On my blog you will find a few tutorials on some specific Genesis framework plugins and widgets.But to make it even easier for you to find and access what is available, I have once again used List.ly to create a handy resource for you. As I do more tutorials and/or reviews, I will update this … [Read more...] about Genesis Framework Plugin Tutorials
When the Design Palette Pro plugin for Genesis child themes was released, it caught my attention right away and I did my first post on it.The fact that I could now tell clients that they would be able to change colors, font and font styles, and a whole slew of other options on specific Genesis … [Read more...] about Design Palette Pro Plugin. It Keeps Getting Better!
There are a lot of tools out there on the internet. And it's amazing what you can find.Last year I did a list of Non-WordPress Stuff I Cannot Live Without, which consisted of mostly software and services. This time around I would like to share with you some tools online that I use in a pinch: … [Read more...] about Online Tools That Help Me In a Pinch
The Genesis Design Palette Pro plugin gives you control of styling and customizing a variety of StudioPress Pro Child themes without knowing code. In this tutorial you will wrap your brain around:The different customizations you can make on almost all Pro child themes. The options that are … [Read more...] about How To Customize a Genesis Child Theme Without Knowing Code
Finding a theme for your WordPress site can be daunting, frustrating, time-consuming…. need I go on? And relying on looking at demos doesn’t always help the matter. Sure, there might be some specific features listed, but for the first time WordPress user, it can still be Greek.So next time you … [Read more...] about 6 Things a WordPressTheme Demo May Not Tell You