Ideas and Inspiration

Looking for a good WordPress theme? Building a site and stuck on a blank canvas? Struggling to get started in general on whatever you’re working on? Help yourself to these pieces of inspiration. We talk #design, #business, #WordPress, #tools, and more. Get. Stuff. Done!

18 Best React UI Component Libraries / Frameworks for 2019

React is open-source JavaScript library that helps you build a top interface for both the web as well as mobile apps. It combines conveniently with other JavaScript frameworks and libraries, and contains tiny, standalone bits of code called components. It’s these components that are going to be in the spotlight in this list of Best React UI component libraries and frameworks.

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Build for Gutenberg: How Plugin and Theme Authors Are Addressing the Transition to Gutenberg

Build for Gutenberg: How Plugin and Theme Authors Are Addressing the Transition

At WordCamp Europe 2018, Matt Mullenweg laid out a rough roadmap for Gutenberg over the next several months. In July, there’s going to be a big push to increase Gutenberg adoption, with a 5.0 beta in play for August (or beyond; actually, probably beyond). The impending integration may have you wondering how WordPress developers are planning to build for Gutenberg.

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WordPress Theme Design Trends (2003 to 2019)

WordPress Theme Design Trends

When the first version of WordPress was shipped in May 2003, it had groundbreaking design features for the time and defined the first batch of WordPress theme design trends to come. There were highly intelligent line breaks, nice textures, and the ability for bloggers to add links to their blogrolls.

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12 of the Best Tech Newsletters to Subscribe to in 2019

best tech newsletters

Searching for the best tech newsletters to subscribe to in 2019? The pace of technological development can make it very hard to stay up to date (as well as time-consuming). Throw in the tremendous amounts of great content produced every day, and you can really struggle to keep abreast of everything. That’s why the curated newsletter is making a comeback and is so popular now!

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18+ Best Free Bootstrap Templates for ReactJS

best free Bootstrap templates for ReactJS

Building a nice UI for an admin area of your site or theme can be challenging. There’s a lot of parts that you want to make good-looking, but there’s also hardly time to really polish things up and make sure that the presentation is pixel-perfect everywhere. This is where some best free Bootstrap templates for ReactJS come into play.

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Who Uses WordPress? How About These 100+ Famous Brands

Who Uses WordPress

The timeline of WordPress is nothing short of extraordinary. Basically, what started as a niche blogging tool has turned into the most popular publishing platform and website software on the web. Just how popular? Well, currently, research says that more than 27% of the web is powered by WordPress. Just to make this clear, again, that’s 27% of the entire web.

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Our Hopes and Fears for WordPress 4.8 (Roundup)

I should probably add a little context before we jump into this one and talk “our hopes and fears for WordPress 4.8.” This article is not exactly what it looks like. Everything started back in December when I and the rest of the team traveled to Philadelphia to take part in 2016’s WordCamp US. Getting there was a big deal for us so we wanted to

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