Our Latest Blog Posts

Below are our latest web design blog posts - simply click a title or image to read the entire story.

Download Valera Beaver Builder Template (Free)

We’ve created another free Beaver Builder template that you can use for any personal or commercial project. In a hurry? Need a clean, modern design for a client and don’t have a lot of time? Checkout the free Valera Beaver Builder template! It uses gorgeous photography with unique layout elements (like not touching the sides…

Gravity Forms Tips: 44 Quick Tips When Building Forms

The topic of building forms with Gravity Forms is so large that we created a video course that shows you how to use Gravity Forms like a pro and it’s called Learn Gravity Forms. But if you don’t have time for that right now, we’ve got some tips here that will get you up and…

Change the color of JUST ONE WordPress menu entry

Sometimes there is a special feature or a unique page that you want to draw a bit more attention to… but how? One way is to make just one WordPress menu entry a different color so that stands out from the rest. It’s pretty easy to change the color of just one WordPress menu entry,…

Increase your hourly rate in just one afternoon

What are you doing this weekend? Instead of binging Netflix, what if you learned how to go from making $ to $$$ in your web design business? This post will show you something cool that we’ve been using for years. Being successful in web design comes down to one thing… how much value can you…

Learn Gravity Forms – Student Q&A Answers

I asked the students that got early-access to the Learn Gravity Forms course to submit any question they had about Gravity Forms and I would put together a video answering each question… this is that video! This is a looooonnnngggggg video (about 30 minutes) so if you are short on time you can use this…

Outsmart Carbs Report (Month 2)

See More Outsmart Carbs Monthly Reports It’s month two of Outsmart Carbs and in this month we majorly slacked off, fixed our site stats problem and made more money! The low carb train continues rolling on and were excited to share with you news about the second month in the Outsmart Carbs journey! Like last…

Outsmart Carbs Report (Month 1)

It’s been one month since we officially launched our affiliate website experiment OutsmartCarbs.com and we want to share all the numbers with you… including revenue. Part of us starting this affiliate website experiment is to be able to share with you what we are doing and what we are learning (what worked and what didn’t).…

Mechanical Turk: How we created a business machine for less than a dollar

Mechanical Turk gives your website the instant power of 200,000 people who are ready to accomplish any digital task to help grow your website. This tutorial will walk you through your first Mechanical Turk Project. I recently read the (gigantic) book by Ray Dalio named Principles. If you are not familiar with him, Ray Dalio…