Writing Success Stories That Sell

You’re in the business of solving problems. Right? Right. Everyone is. Even artists are in the business of solving problems. When I’m feeling a bit down, I turn on some music to lighten the mood. Problem solved. It’s likely you too have already solved many of your customers’ problems with your service or products. Why not let your future clients know about it? Including ‘success stories’ on your website benefits both you and your potential customer. They will appreciate that you are showing them how helpful you have been in the past while helping them decide fairly quickly whether they … Keep Reading >

WordPress Support Forum

I recently went into a website that I manage and tried to make some simple text changes. Each time I tried to save the changes by clicking on the Update button, I was taken to the All Posts listings. I had never had this happen before, so I tried some of the tactics that had worked in the past with odd behavior. For example, I tried making changes to different pages, creating a new page and creating a new post. I also deactivated all of the plugins one by one, trying to save a change to a page each time. … Keep Reading >

Before and After Website Redesign | smoothtransitions.net

I think it’s a good idea for each website to be updated each year. I mean, really updated, like a relatively major overhaul based on all of the things that were learned in the previous year. It normally takes a day to do the work, so it’s not too much to ask considering the massive impact it will have on your search engine optimization (SEO) and user experience (UX). Smooth Transitions’ website was due for an update and I chose to move in the standard direction for me – simplification. As more and more visitors are using smartphones, the more … Keep Reading >

GeneratePress Customizing Page Header

If you are using the GeneratePress Theme and have uploaded the Add-Ons plugin and activated all of the options, the Page Header option is the fifth section you’ll see when you click on the Customize link from a page or post. The Page Header section lets you adjust the Page Header Position and the Single Post Header Position. Page Header Position This setting will set the position of the Page Header on your website. The two drop-down menu options are Above Content Area and Inside Content Area. If you select Above Content Area, the Page Header will appear above the content area. … Keep Reading >

GeneratePress Customizing Colors Form

If you are using the GeneratePress Theme and have uploaded the Add-Ons plugin and activated all of the options, the Colors option is the fourth section you’ll see when you click on the Customize link from a page or post. The Form sub-option is the ninth in the list of this section. The ‘Form’ section lets you adjust the color for the Background, Text, Background Focus/Hover, Text Focus/Hover, Border, Border Focus/Hover, Button, Button Focus/Hover, Button Text, and Button Text Focus/HoverLink within the navigation content of the website. Background This setting will set the background color of the forms on your website. Click … Keep Reading >

GeneratePress Customizing Colors Footer

If you are using the GeneratePress Theme and have uploaded the Add-Ons plugin and activated all of the options, the Colors option is the fourth section you’ll see when you click on the Customize link from a page or post. The Footer sub-option is the eighth in the list of this section. The ‘Footer’ section lets you adjust the color for the Background, Text, Link, and Link Hover within the navigation content of the website. Background This setting will set the background color of the footer of your website. Click on the Select Color button to the right of the color box … Keep Reading >

GeneratePress Customizing Colors Footer Widget

If you are using the GeneratePress Theme and have uploaded the Add-Ons plugin and activated all of the options, the Colors option is the fourth section you’ll see when you click on the Customize link from a page or post. The Footer Widget sub-option is the seventh in the list of this section. The ‘Footer Widget’ section lets you adjust the color for the Background, Text, Link, Link Hover, and Widget Title within the navigation content of the website. Background This setting will set the background color of the footer widget of your website. Click on the Select Color button to the … Keep Reading >

GeneratePress Customizing Colors Sidebar Widget

If you are using the GeneratePress Theme and have uploaded the Add-Ons plugin and activated all of the options, the Colors option is the fourth section you’ll see when you click on the Customize link from a page or post. The Sidebar Widget sub-option is the sixth in the list of this section. The ‘Sidebar Widget’ section lets you adjust the color for the Background, Text, Link, Link Hover, and Widget Title within the navigation content of the website. Background This setting will set the background color of the sidebar widget of your website. Click on the Select Color button to the … Keep Reading >

GeneratePress Customizing Color Sub-Navigation

If you are using the GeneratePress Theme and have uploaded the Add-Ons plugin and activated all of the options, the Colors option is the fourth section you’ll see when you click on the Customize link from a page or post. The Sub-Navigation sub-option is the fourth in the list of this section. The ‘Sub-Navigation’ section lets you adjust the color for the Background, Text, Background Hover, Text Hover, Background Current and Text Current within the navigation content of the website. Background This setting will set the background color of the sub-navigation or sub-menu of your website. Click on the Select Color button … Keep Reading >