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Copy & Paste FAQ: How do I add a photo to an existing NextGen Gallery?

This is part of an ongoing series of FAQ questions that web designers can copy and paste into their website to help save time answering common customer support questions. See All Copy & Paste FAQs / Read The Announcement Q: How do I add a photo to an existing NextGen Gallery A: Login to your website and look…

Save Major Amounts of Time: Free Copy & Paste FAQs For Web Designers

After a deep sigh… I gritted my teeth… shook my head slightly and thought to myself  “Why am I answering this same fucking question again”? It was the third time this week that one of my clients asked me the same exact question… and the third time this week that I had to type the same…

Web Designer Inspiration: Old Evernote Homepage VS NEW Evernote Homepage

I love Evernote. It’s amazing… and I don’t call many things amazing. However most recently it was the mouth-gasm inducing hybrid food I found called, the Sushi Burrito, yeah it’s a thing… ya gotta try it. This post isn’t going to try and convince you to use Evernote for keeping track of client meets, scanning business receipts and…

Learn About Advertising + Get Free Photoshop Ad Banners

Ads. Ads. Ads. Ads are everywhere aren’t they? Ever stop and think about why there are ads packed into every tight little crevice of the internet? See, sites that offer things for free (like Google or Snapchat) aren’t doing it because they love you.  They might put some lofty, feel-good mission statement on their Company Bio page…

This is the absolute best article I’ve ever read (in 35 years)

When the rest of your family lives in a cold, wintery wonderland (Massachusetts) and you live in a sunny, palmtree filled paradise (Florida)… your house becomes the inexpensive vacation destination for the family. And I’m OK with that. It’s currently summer time and our latest visitors, who were fresh out of grade school for the year…

How to layout your next website…. on your phone.

Inspiration hits at the most random time.  Like yours, my brain is constantly flying off the rails of a crazy train. Some are great thoughts like the how how to create a multi-person interactive movie controller (true story), why does Florida homeowners insurance give you  protection against ice and snow damage and what would be a better taco topping…

See What’s New In The WP Triggers 4.0 Guide

In a little over two weeks you’ll be able to make even more powerful websites when the new version of WP Triggers is released.  But you can see how it works without waiting! YES! It’s almost ready! After months of research, development and testing we’re super-excited to let you know that the NEW version of…

The NEW WP Triggers Is Almost Here [Part 1]

WP Triggers was great before… but it’s about to become legen… wait for it… dary! Since November 27,  2012 our plugin, WP Triggers, has been helping web designers from all over the world create fun and useful websites and the newest version (4.0) is almost here!   Here is a quick recap: The plugin is based around…

How To Run Your Blog (The Right Way)

When I was 16, my first job was at Burger King.  Seriously. Wanna see it? Here is a Google Maps street view of the actual Burger King I used to work at after school (it’s in New Bedford, MA where we were BOTH born back in the 80’s!) I was the “Flame Broiler” guy. Sounds hot,…

Web Design Inspiration: The (Updated) Learn Gravity Forms Homepage

Since late February the Learn Gravity Forms course has been teaching people how to do amazing things with Gravity Forms that they never thought possible.  It’s really changing how people use the form plugin. Recently (as in last weekend) we completely changed the homepage design and we want to break it down for you here.…

Whip Your Clients Into Communicating Better (without a whip)

CLIENT EMAIL: Can you upload the pdf on my desktop to the web page that talks about Bob and put it near the things in the middle? Thanx! YOUR REPLY: UUmmmm. What? And so begins 17 back and forth emails about what pdf goes on what page… aka = a big fat waste of your…

The Lost Art of Footer Design – Some Inspiration To Make Great Footers

It’s hard to make every single element on a website “pop”. You know what, I really hate that word “pop”. Clients use that word all the time… Can you make my logo “pop” a little more? That banner needs a little more “pop”!  That text needs to “pop” more. Really? WTF is POP anyway? From years…

Stuck In Maintenance Mode? Here’s How To Fix It…

I try and update WordPress as soon as I can… but sometimes…. sometimes… things go wrong. Here’s what happened.  I saw the “WordPress has a new update” notification message in the admin area and I thought to myself “self… I should do this”. So I clicked the update link. But without thinking I closed my browser tab.…

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