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20 Awesome Design Portfolios to See Before Creating Your Own

Looking for quality examples of best design portfolios? We rounded up our favorite portfolios from successful graphic artists. Check 'em out!

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20+ Best Bootstrap 4 Templates (Free and Premium)

Need to add new sections, or maybe whole new elements to your website? This is actually possible without having to rebuild everything completely. Some of the best Bootstrap 4 templates will help you do that.

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How to Redesign Your Business Website – Transparency Report #40

Welcome to the 40th(!) edition of the monthly transparency report (for May 2018). This is a series where I go through everything that's been going on in the business. And I don't hold back! Whether it's good or bad, it's all here.

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3 Best GoDaddy Alternatives for WordPress Sites – Cheaper, Faster, Better

Looking for some viable GoDaddy alternatives? As good as GoDaddy is for some customers, it is not perfect for all scenarios and website setups. You might need either something that's cheaper, more WordPress-optimized, more reliable, or all of the above. Here are the top GoDaddy alternatives in the market.

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We Asked 32 Agencies About Their Best and Worst Types of Clients to Work With; Here’s What They Said

We asked 32 different agencies and freelancers in the dev-design-tech segment to tell us what makes a good client in their book, and what drives them crazy when things don't work out as planned. Here's what they said.

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June 2018 Comics w/ CodeinWP … #GDPR #AI #WordPressPlugins #HiringTraps

This is our June 2018 roundup of comics related to WordPress, tech, AI, being a professional in the web era, and other cool things. All designed by our illustrator friend João Santos. Check them out, and tell us which one you like best.

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WordPress Turns 15, Gets GDPR Update, New Repo Rules Affecting Theme and Plugin Authors 🗞️ June 2018 WordPress News w/ CodeinWP

This is the June 2018 edition of "This Month in WordPress with CodeinWP." WordPress is now 15 years old! Apart from that, WordPress got a big new "minor" release, Gutenberg keeps growing, new changes in the theme and plugin repos, and more.

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[Case Study] Building a Better “Feature Request” System for Your WordPress Plugins

One thing that's fairly surprising when you start offering software products is the never-ending stream of feature requests. And the more popular your "thing" gets, the more requests you'll receive. That is why a good "Feature Request" system is so important. Here's a case study of how to build one.

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20+ Best Charity WordPress Themes for 2018

Planning to launch a website to support a cause? WordPress is the tool to handle the task! There are many great charity WordPress themes that will provide you with a design that gets noticed. Plus, those themes also offer features that will improve the communication process between you and the…

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5 Methods How to Monetize a Blog – Advice From a Blog That Actually Makes Money

The question of how to monetize a blog is often the very first thing that new bloggers ask. In this guide, we have five methods for you - all of them battle-tested ways to monetize a blog. We go through them one by one and explain how to implement them…

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New Elementor Add-Ons Hit the Market, and What We’re Doing With Our $7k/mo Plugin – Transparency Report #39

… New Elementor Add-Ons Hit the Market, and What We’re Doing With Our $7k/mo Plugin – Transparency Report #39Read More »

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6 Key Steps to Ensure GDPR Compliance – The Steps You Need to Take Right Away

Not everyone can be a GDPR compliance specialist, but that doesn't mean you should ignore data protection and privacy; especially if you run a business. Even though much talk has been made of the May 2018 deadline for GDPR compliance, being GDPR-ready is not a one-time project. It's an ongoing…

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[RESULTS] 2018 WordPress Hosting Survey – Aka "The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly of WordPress Hosting"

What you're about to read are the results of our 2018 WordPress hosting survey - aka. "The Good, the Bad and the Ugly of WordPress Hosting." Yep, we have good, we have bad, and we indeed do have ugly. See who's who, and who's the best host in the game.

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Here’s How to Be the Worst WordPress Designer on the Planet (In 8 Steps or Less)

If you want to be the worst WordPress designer on the planet, search no more! This is the only guide you'll ever need! Here's how to achieve your majestic goal in eight steps or less! If you're an aspiring WordPress designer, you should read this. It'll protect you from some…

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May 2018 Comics w/ CodeinWP … #WebSecurity #ProductivityApps #WordPressThemes

Hello everyone, so we are back with yet another round of cool and funny comics ... loosely related to WordPress, tech, building websites, and other real life events (if you're a web person, that is).

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