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Episode 73: Security News and Success through Processes with Adam Silver

The FTC is reporting numerous scams targeting fears and uncertainty, with over $12 million lost to Coronavirus-related scams. We also cover BBB warnings against oversharing on social media, over 500,000 Zoom credentials found on the dark web, Google’s removal of malicious Chrome extensions, as well as recent plugin and theme vulnerabilities. We also chatted with …Read More


Situational Crisis Communication Theory: What You Need to Know

It’s inevitable that your business will have to deal with a crisis at some point. And while your company may be able to keep a lot of crises at bay, when outside or uncontrollable factors come into play, you’ll have to think on your feet. Situational crisis communication theory and crisis management plans will guide …


Spice Grafix

When I build sites, I mostly use Ultra. The theme is very diverse, and the addons make it very easy to implement different functionality.


How to Clear Your Browser Cache (All Browsers)

If you’ve stumbled upon an error in WordPress, you may have been asked to clear your browser cache to fix it. This is usually a straightforward task, but because the process varies across platforms, your troubleshooting guide may not provide the specific steps you need to accomplish it. In this post, we’ll explain what your …


How to Create Scroll Animated Number Counters with Divi

Animated number counters are popular throughout the web as a means to display numerical data to highlight the value of services, case studies, and more. Divi has a dedicated number counter module that can be used to generate animated number counters with ease. However, in this tutorial, we are going to show you how to …


PMP Certification: What is it, and Is It Worth the Cost?

The globally-recognized Project Management Professional (PMP) certification from the Project Management Institute (PMI) is the preeminent certification for professionals who handle project management. While it’s not required by all employers, it’s certainly preferred. You can take it at any point in your career, and you don’t need to have “project manager” in your job title. …


AutomateWoo 4.9

I’m excited to announce version 4.9 of AutomateWoo will be dropping this week! This release includes a number of new features and fixes to improve your experience with AutomateWoo.


BuddyPress 6.0.0-beta2

BuddyPress 6.0.0-beta2 is now available for testing! Since 6.0.0-beta1: We’ve introduced a repair tool in case something went wrong during the 5.0.0 BP Groups invitations upgrade. Read more about it here. We’ve gathered all BP Blocks settings into one panel to save you some clicks :). See this ticket for an updated screenshot of the BP Blocks …


How to Design Scroll Animated Bar Counters with Divi

Bar counters are used throughout the web to effectively illustrate data or metrics with subtle color animation that represents a certain value. Divi has a dedicated bar counter module that can be used to generate animated bar counters with ease. They are popular additions to about pages, service pages, and case studies Most bar counters …


Unpatched High-Severity Vulnerability in Widget Settings Importer/Exporter Plugin

On March 12, 2020, our Threat Intelligence team discovered a stored Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) vulnerability in Widget Settings Importer/Exporter, a WordPress plugin with over 40,000 installations. This flaw allowed an authenticated attacker with minimal, subscriber-level permissions to import and activate custom widgets containing arbitrary JavaScript into a site with the plugin installed. We reached out …Read More


5 Best RSVP Plugins for WordPress Websites

Event planning requires a massive amount of work and managing the guest list is no small part of that. Fortunately, unlike dealing with catering or hiring a DJ, keeping track of RSVPs is a process you can automate with the right WordPress plugin. In this article, we’ll first discuss some use cases for WordPress RSVP …


Vulnerability Patched in Accordion Plugin

A few weeks ago, our Threat Intelligence team discovered a vulnerability in Accordion, a WordPress plugin installed on over 30,000 sites. This flaw allowed any authenticated user with subscriber-level and above permissions the ability to import a new accordion and inject malicious Javascript as part of the accordion. We initially reached out to the plugin’s …Read More


Get a FREE Leather Company 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 Leather Company Layout Pack with high-quality relevant images that …


30 Customer Service Books Everyone at Your Company Should Read

Every person at a company should have customer service as a priority, whether they’re the CEO or a front-line support agent. We’ve collected 30 of the best customer service books, some that take a broad look at various aspects and others that drill down into niche topics. You’ll learn plenty while you’re on-the-job, but books …