Do You Need to Pay for Themes?

My boss gave me a new project the other day, it was a website that they had purchased from somebody, they wanted all content, links etc to remain the same they just wanted to “Give it a new coat of paint” and move it to our own web hosting account. Luckily, the website was WordPress based, easy I thought, just slap a new theme on it and move it to our own web hosting.
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Why WordPress is the Best Choice for Your Next Project

In 2003, WordPress started as an international tool for blogging. While people up to the present day still think that it is still a blogging platform, WordPress has evolved as the world’s largest self-hosted Content Management System. In a nutshell, a CMS is a web application that facilitates managing, editing, and adding of content for users who are not tech-savvy.

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9 Things You Should Not Forget When Designing User Interfaces

What is a good user interface? I asked myself this question today and here is what came to mind. Read on to find the 9 important ideas to keep in mind when designing user interfaces.
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10 Deadly Web Design Mistakes

Some people think that web design is easy. They couldn’t be more wrong. This is why there are so many ineffectual websites out there, as well as too many websites that seem to look too much alike. Doing it yourself is fine when it’s just a hobby and you just want to set up a simple blog. But if it’s a serious website for a serious purpose, then you have to take web design seriously. Web design is complicated, which is why even some professionals make mistakes.
Sometimes these mistakes can be really deadly, and even just one false step can wreck the whole website. Here are some mistakes which you should be wary about.

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Why Use Blue in Web Design?

Color is one of the most crucial elements in any website template. This is especially true if you have a commercial purpose, and you want to attract as many people as possible. Color appeals to others, and it can denote a feeling and mood much more effectively in some ways than just mere text.

When it comes to the popularity of colors, blue is perhaps in a very different category. It is the favorite color of more than 50% of the world’s population.

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16 Awesome Photos Taken With GoPro

Today is Thursday, my second favourite day of the week. So I decided to have some fun at the blog today and show you some amazing, inspiring pictures taken with GoPro cameras.

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40+ Bootstrap Extensions and Plugins You Can not Miss

Bootstrap is a great tool and it comes full of useful components, tools and extensions. These basic components are usually enough to start most of web projects. But there always comes a time when basic functionality is just not enough. So I gathered some of the best extensions and plugins for Bootstrap for you to use when such a day comes.

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4 Reasons to Use Large Type in Web Design and How to Do It Right

It is no secret that when it comes to web design a balance between the visual elements and the text elements has to be maintained. It is not however much often thought of in balancing terms between visually expressed designing aspects and the ones that are displayed using text. Usage of expressive and large typography offers the ability of combining 2 approaches, conveying your message in a textual and highly visual manner.

In this article we will examine some of the specifics behind designing using expressive, large typography. Not only will we discuss the why’s but also some of the how’s that will help you create not only stylish but also an effective website with the use of large type.

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Green Color in Web Design

If you are looking for a website template with a predominant color, you can’t just choose a particular color simply because you like it, or because it’s your favourite color. Colors have meaning to those who view them and they can affect people’s feelings, and can conjure images, memories and meanings.

Take green, for example. Green is one of the more common colors used in web design. But there is more to green than just being an attractive hue.

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Want To Create A Job Board? Try WPJobBoard

Although there are many methods to make money from your blog, here I will be focusing on job boards.

A job board is something that you should consider using on your website as it is a win-win for everybody involved.

The publisher of the job gets a large audience who is going to see his ad. You, the blogger, are going to earn some money out of it. There are bloggers who charge money from the publishers, there are those who charge money from the job applicants and then there are those who do both. And finally – the job applicant could be able to find a job through the board. Everybody profits. What can be cooler than that?

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