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Web Summit 2014 – Kick Off, Key Speaker Sessions, PITCH, and Startups

  • Online Business
  • Updated Nov 07, 2014
  • By Jerry Low
Note: We have got a free media pass from the WebSummit team (thanks Stephan!); and I am flying all the way down from Malaysia to attend this great event. Latest updates, photos, key sessions, and offi…

7 Tips To Reduce WordPress Database Size

  • WordPress
  • Updated Sep 08, 2014
  • By Dan Virgillito
Serious about speeding up your WordPress-hosted website? Then you’ve likely shelled out money for a clutter-free design or codes that reduce the loading time of your site. And if you’re anything like …

Web Host Interview: Steadfast Founder & CEO, Karl Zimmerman

  • Interviews
  • Updated Sep 01, 2014
  • By Jerry Low
Web Hosting Secret Revealed (WHSR) had the opportunity to interview Karl Zimmerman of Steadfast (www.steadfast.net). Karl is Steadfast’s founder and has been there from the very beginning through all …
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Web Design Interview: Q&A with RocketTheme Partnership Manager Ryan Pierson

  • Interviews
  • Updated Aug 08, 2014
  • By Lori Soard
The idea for a club-based template site was first born in 2004, when Andy Miller, CEO of RocketTheme was working as a “core developer for Mambo CMS”. He started mambodev.com in that same year, which o…

WordPress Tutorial: How to Create an Infinite Scrolling WP site

  • WordPress
  • Updated Jul 29, 2014
  • By Rochester Oliveira
You certainly work hard to improve your site’s usability so your users will be happier and more likely to come back often, right? Well, one of the improvements you could implement is the infinite scro…

Time To Wear The Editor’s Hat! 9 Reasons Why Guest Posts Are A Clever Idea

  • Copy Writing
  • Updated Feb 14, 2014
  • By Luana Spinetti
Your blog speaks with your voice – everybody knows that. Fair enough, since your blog exists primarily for you to share your ideas, your opinions and your unique knowledge. Truth is, whether if …

ElegantThemes.com Review: Everything You Need to Know About Elegant Themes

  • WordPress
  • Updated Jan 28, 2014
  • By Jerry Low
Founded by Nick Roach in 2008, Elegant Themes is headquartered in San Francisco. The company provides 87 gorgeous WordPress themes and 4 premium themes to its more than 200,000 customers. It’s the per…

Using Micro-Books to Build Brand Recognition

  • Online Business
  • Updated Jan 27, 2014
  • By Lori Soard
According to January 2014 Pew Internet report, the number of people reading ebooks is steadily growing. It is up to 28% from 23% last year. The report states: “The January 2014 survey, conducted…
CSS 3 Animation Examples: Scrolling Coke Can

How to Make Good Use of CSS3 Animations: Tutorial, Sample Codes, and Examples

  • Website Design
  • Updated Aug 28, 2013
  • By Rochester Oliveira
When we use JS and jQuery we have full control over the animations and we can create some awesome effects, but the price is quite high. Processing time, cross-browser compatibility (mobile devices, fo…
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WordPress Tutorial: How to Create a Testimonials Plugin

  • WordPress
  • Updated Aug 12, 2013
  • By Rochester Oliveira
So, here we are for our second weekly tutorial on WordPress. We have learned how to create an infinite scrolling WP site and page-flip plugin in the past. Today we’ll learn a little bit more about cus…