12 Things We Need to See From WordPress Page Builders in 2017 + Who Already Gets It Right

 This is a guest post by Ann Taylor. 

A question “Do you like WordPress page builders?” is somewhat similar to what if Dumbledore asked “Do you love Harry Potter?” If you are Hermione, you answer is yes. If you are the Dark Lord… Well, you get the idea. It’s the same with so renowned WordPress drag-and-drop page builders – whether you like them or not generally depends on who you are. (more…)

10+ Best Fitness and Lifestyle WordPress Themes 2017

Fitness and lifestyle WordPress themes have gained a lot of popularity lately, and it isn’t hard to see why. After all, we need to remember that our bodies and minds must get the highest attention if we want to remain productive for days, weeks, and years throughout our professional careers. (more…)

Which is the Best WordPress Popup Plugin? 4 Top Solutions Compared

Love them or hate them, email subscription popup plugins just do their job. And they do their job well. So well, in fact, that reports of 600% increases in conversion rates purely as a result of implementing the right email marketing strategy are not uncommon to see. (more…)

10+ Great-Looking Wix Templates vs WordPress Themes

Wix is one of the most popular website builders on the web. I mean, it’s still nowhere near WordPress’ popularity (currently powering more than 27% of the entire web and counting), but it’s still a force to be reckoned with, and a platform that’s getting a lot of publicity due to their user-first approach and an overall easy to use interface. (more…)

Transparency Report #23 – Growing JustFreeThemes.com – How, What, Why

Welcome to the 23rd edition of our monthly transparency report (for December 2016). In this series, I talk about my experiences running a WordPress business and things related. Check it out if you want to see what’s been going on behind the curtain at CodeinWP, ThemeIsle, and Revive.Social. Click here to see the previous reports. (more…)

How to Optimize Google Analytics for WordPress

Google Analytics is an immensely powerful tool that enables its users to gain invaluable insights into the behavior of their website’s visitors. Learning how to optimize Google Analytics for WordPress will let you know how users interact with your site and which goals you are failing to meet, and ultimately enable you to shape a unique marketing strategy for your whole online business. (more…)

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 make the most out of the whole experience. One of the ideas was to meet some of the WordPress people who we only knew online, and do speed interviews with them. (more…)

December 2016 WordPress News – This Month in WordPress w/ CodeinWP

 This is the December 2016 edition of This Month in WordPress with CodeinWP. 

December 2016 marks another great month for WordPress, and an overall great year! We hope that only awesome things will follow in 2017 as well, but for now, let’s look into everything that happened in the WordPress world in the final month of 2016. (more…)

10+ Best Clean WordPress Themes for 2017

Clean WordPress themes were very popular in the marketing world of 2016, and the trend will certainly continue into 2017 as well. Of course, we’ve advanced a lot with visual technology and design techniques, but the simple things are still desired and appreciated by most people. (more…)

Our Honest Assessment of Kinsta WordPress Hosting After 4 Months

TL;DR: We moved the CodeinWP blog over to Kinsta WordPress hosting a couple of months ago. In this post, we’d like to give you our honest assessment of Kinsta‘s platform, being the result of our four-month, first-hand experience with it. In other words, we try to answer the question of whether Kinsta WordPress hosting really is as awesome as everybody says.
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