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Exploring How to Create and Animate CSS Shapes in Divi

Creating shapes using CSS in web design is not a new concept by any means. In fact, the classic method of creating CSS shapes has been largely overshadowed by other HTML graphic solutions like Canvas and SVG. However, CSS shapes (at least the basic ones) are much easier to create and can still play a …


Announcing Free Site Cleaning & Site Security Audits for K-12 Public Schools

Wordfence, the leading provider of WordPress security software and services, is announcing today that we are, effective immediately, offering free site cleaning and site security audit services to K-12 public schools in the United States who use WordPress as their content management system. Whether a site is infected with malware, or you are looking for …Read More


How to Reduce the Size of JPEG and Other Image Files

The images you use on your website are one of the most important elements. Not only do you want to have visually compelling imagery, but you also don’t want those images to be so large that they slow down the load time for your site. One of the main reasons a site will lag is …


10 Fantasy Fonts to Make Your Designs Magical

Whether you are making a birthday party invitation, a website for a local convention, or writing the next big tabletop RPG, finding just the right fantasy font for your work is imperative. Why’s that? Because for many works and designs, the fonts used for logos and posters and print and web marketing showcase the aesthetic …


How to Fix Syntax Errors in WordPress

If you found this article because you’re staring at a WordPress error message where your website used to be, take a deep breath and put on your superhero cape (tights are optional). Yes, there’s a problem, but it’s possible to fix it. Your site hasn’t disappeared into the ether. It’s still there, behind that error message. The issue …


Get a FREE Dog Grooming Layout Pack for Divi

Hey Divi Nation! Thanks for joining us for the next installment of our weekly Divi Design Initiative where each week, we give away brand new, free Divi Layout Packs from our design team to you. This time around, Kenny and his team have created a beautiful Dog Grooming Layout Pack that’ll help you get your …


Uncovering Potential Issues with the Contact Form 7 Vulnerability: More Data Needed

On December 17, 2020, the Astra research security team disclosed that they had discovered a critical severity Unrestricted File Upload vulnerability in Contact Form 7, the most popular WordPress plugin of all time. The lead researcher, Jinson Varghese, also published a blog post providing limited information about this vulnerability. The initial disclosure claimed that “By …Read More


9 Best WordPress News Sources for 2021

If you use WordPress in any capacity, it’s a good idea to stay informed about the platform and it’s community. Three types of news in particular should be paid special attention to: official WordPress announcements and development updates, prominent third party development updates (specifically, those of the tools in your “WordPress Tool Kit”), and finally, …


How to Create an Advertising Media Kit for your Podcast

With the explosion in popularity for podcasts, it seems like nearly everyone has started one these days. Launching your own show has never been easier thanks to tools like Anchor.fm and Zencastr (among others). That said, many people who launch a podcast do so with the idea that they’re going to strike it rich by …


Divi Plugin Highlight: Modula Divi Extension

Modula is a customizable gallery plugin that adds a gallery custom post type to WordPress. The plugin includes Divi integration for both the free and pro versions. Both versions have lots of tools and image optimizations, and they can be expanded further with add-ons. In this article, we’ll look at how Modula works with Divi …


How Much Is WooCommerce? The Real Costs of Free Ecommerce Plugins

WooCommerce is one of the most recognizable brands in the WordPress ecosystem. In fact, it’s one of the most recognizable brands in ecommerce thanks to its incredible marketing, great design, and fantastically accessible cost. Free. With that in mind, however, we want to walk you through what free actually means for a WordPress plugin, specifically WooCommerce …


DiviAgency Child Theme Overview

Find It In The Divi Marketplace DiviAgency is available in the Divi Marketplace! That means it has passed our review and has been found to meet our quality standards. You can visit GetWebDesign in the marketplace to see all of their available products. Products purchased from the Divi Marketplace come with unlimited website usage and …