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Bling Style Themes for Free

April 9, 2017
minimalist wordpress theme for free

These actually aren’t that ‘blingy’ I just like to say that.  These are actually some pretty plain looking themes, but I though maybe somebody could make some use of them.  In no particular order, these are my favorite finds of the last month or so, some of them are really quite new and I haven’t seen a lot of information about them, so I’ll try to keep you posted as anything updates. Empire Zillah King Quartz Tography Lite Mercury Montana…

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WordPress Mobile-Friendly Portfolio Themes

April 6, 2017
travelista wordpress mobile-ready travel blog themes

Travelista works great on every device we’ve tested it on, because it’s a very mobile ready and mobile friendly WordPress theme, built for speed on any device. For a collection of WordPress Mobile-Friendly Portfolio Themes, we recommend this one we found while surfing the net.  Here’s a sneak preview of what we found.  …

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Fast Loading Theme Advice

April 5, 2017

My buddy Paul is looking for a theme for his new WordPress site.  I asked what his requirements were for it and he rambled on for about 10 minutes, describing how he needed a site that could ‘get the ladies’ and other nonsense.  No website can do that!  He finally hit on the fact that he wanted a WordPress theme that would load up very, very fast, so I helped him find a great theme that will really fit with…

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Minimalist Themes and WordPress, How They Fit Together

April 3, 2017

If you’re building an online business, you probably already know that WordPress and a nice WooCommerce Theme can do wonders for your business, whether you’re already established or you’re just getting started.  WordPress is a wonderful platform for any business and with what WooCommerce adds to the table, it’s a mesmerizing combination.  WooCommerce has so many additional plugins you can add to get all the features you want without paying a lot of money.  Some do cost a little bit,…

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Can a Theme be Flat and One Page at the Same Time?

April 3, 2017

In my opinion, yes, WordPress is great for simple single page websites.  Whether those single page sites are flat or not has almost nothing to do with anything, it’s just all semantics.  One page themes can do wonders for presenting your content in a really appealing, eye catching way.  Sometimes, all you need is a single page to create the right atmosphere for your readers and getting all the information out there in one page is a great way to…

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Some News from the World of WordPress

April 3, 2017

By now, you’ve almost certainly heard about WordPress.  It accounts for over a quarter of websites in the entire world, WordPress can be used to create any kind of online magazine, from sports, to news, fashion, gaming.  You name it.  That’s because there are so many different magazine themes available for you to choose from, each one might be perfect for one particular type of website,  but not as appropriate for others.  No matter what kind of magazine you choose…

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Blogging About Your Personal Life With WordPress

April 3, 2017

Whether you’re delivering news stories or you want to blog about your life with a personal blog theme for WordPress, you need to find that perfect theme that really grabs the attention of your readers.  The best blog themes are generally quite simple, with easy navigation, typography that makes the website really readable and only the features necessary to create a great user friendly experience.  More than that seems to be overkill. But anyway, I love a great blog, people…

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Delicious WordPress Themes for a Delicious Website

April 3, 2017

I have a friend who’s opening a restaurant in Ames, so I helped him find a delicious selection of restaurant themes for WordPress. It felt like a pretty good selection of themes, so we’re narrowing down our short list of possibilities so we can install it and get all the plugins set up.  I’m really enjoying helping somebody build a business, since I’ve got a lot more experience with this kind of stuff.  Well, and I’ll be getting free food…

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Masonry Grid Portfolio Themes Can Make a Big Impact

April 3, 2017

A friend of mine, Karen, asked what type of themes I like for portfolios.  Well, I said to Karen, I said…what I’ve found in my travels through the internet is that masonry grid themes make for great portfolios no matter what kind of portfolio it is.  Something about that design makes it perfect for showing content in a nice, orderly way, with no distractions.  Maybe I just have an authoritarian personality, maybe I would have been better going to military…

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Wedding Themes on a Budget

April 3, 2017

I have a friend of a friend who’s getting married this summer and so the discussion came up about how they were keeping track of the invitations and RSVPs and getting all the information out about location and all of that.  Well, they didn’t know, so I suggested a website.  I forwarded a list of incredible looking wedding themes for WordPress so they could find something that worked for their needs.  I’m happy to say I’ll be setting that site…

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