Tag "blog design"
Blogging, WordPress, WordPress Themes Clothes maketh the man. – This paraphrased aphorism was as true in the 16th century as it is today. But why am I talking about clothes here on bloggingtips? Because the way your clothe your site is important too, and the clothes are called “Themes”. Your WordPress theme is the design of your website or blog. The colour, layout, number of columns, alignment, header, footer, and so many more design elements are all embedded in the theme ...Continue reading
Blogging There are some really badly designed blogs out there in the blogosphere. Some are just simply awful with text in strange places, weird brightly coloured backgrounds, scrolling glitter text and fonts you cannot read. Learning the basic principles of good design is a must have tool for anyone that already has a blog or is thinking of starting one. One mistake newbie bloggers often make is their blog design. Some have little or no html/css ...Continue reading
Blogging Hurry, BloggingTips has got a new look! I’ve been a regular contributor on this blog and I must say it’s one of the best moments I cherish as a writer. I was glad to see the new design, an awesome theme and how customized everything was. But that’s not all; I think Zac has done a fantastic job with this new project. It’s the best decision ever. Kudos to you! Admiring the design is good, but more has to come in. Our goal with BT is to ...Continue reading
WordPress Themes WordPress continues to be one of the most popular content management systems (CMS) on the Internet and for good reason. It’s incredible versatile and, better still, it’s completely free to download to use. However, you may want to spend some money to customize your WordPress blog or website. One of the better marketplaces on the web for premium WordPress templates is ThemeForest. Looking at the current top ten best sellers, you can ...Continue reading
Blogging Usability and design testing can make a huge impact on any web site. But, if you run a blog or a small web site, the costs of wide scale usability and design testing is expensive. One of the best affordable ways to improve design is to learn from those organizations that have invested in large scale testing. Sites like Amazon, eBay and CNN are often imitated for that very reason. With CNN making a major update to their home page, it is ...Continue reading
WordPress Themes For better or worse, your blog’s theme is the first thing most people notice about your site when they visit. Even before they’ve read a word they’ve made judgments about your site, its appearance and its professionalism that can not be undone easily. With that in mind, many bloggers obsess over their themes almost as much, if not more, than their content. Considering how easy themes are to change out in most blogging ...Continue reading
Software & Programs Getting feedback from potential visitors to your blog or web site can be critical to the successful launch of a new site or even just a new version of an existing site. While software companies have been organizing beta test programs for years, these have been limited to larger companies with staff to manage a beta testing program. However with new web based beta testing services like Prefinery and Launchset it is now possible for a small ...Continue reading