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When it comes to online marketing, landing pages are a great way to drive your campaign goals. However, creating a successful landing page is different than other types of pages and posts on your site.

A powerful landing page is one that is carefully crafted with a few select (yet essential) elements. Whether you're building one to generate leads, boost sales, or promote a product, there are certain features and techniques you can use to [...]

Tue, Mar 24, 2020
Source: Torque – WP news, community experts, info and how-tos Category: WORDPRESS
Ultimate Small Business Resource for Coronavirus - WordPress, Tools, and Training to Grow Your Online Presence

Due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, there is a lot of uncertainty in the world, especially for small business owners.

Many small businesses are being forced to adapt and make critical changes just to survive.

During these tough times, the world seems uncontrollable. That's why it's extremely crucial for us, small business owners, to focus on what we can control because that's how we will survive and thrive during these unprecedented times.

In this ultimate coronavirus small [...]

Tue, Mar 24, 2020
Source: WP Beginner Category: GENERAL
Screenshot of a book sales group of blocks.
Book sales section from a custom theme.

It was about a year ago. I was happily designing a theme for aspiring novelists. I wanted to get ahead of the competition and market a theme specifically to writers who would be attempting the National Novel Writing Month 2019 challenge.

NaNoWriMo, for short, is a whirlwind of a month where 1,000s of people from around the world clatter away on their keyboards to pen a 50,000-word novel manuscript. One [...]

Mon, Mar 23, 2020
Source: WP Tavern Category: GENERAL
How to create a contact form with multiple recipients

Do you want your contact form to send notifications to different people in your company?

Perhaps you want all messages to get copied to your assistant, or you want specific messages to be sent to different departments, or maybe you simply want to send users a copy of the information they submitted.

In this article, we'll share four different ways to create a contact form with multiple recipients, so you can choose the option that best [...]

Mon, Mar 23, 2020
Source: WP Beginner Category: GENERAL

Have you found yourself feeling lonely during the COVID-19 quarantine? Join us this Monday, March 23rd at 3pm PST for a livestream chat with Anthony Burchell and Doctor Popular. We'll talk about WordPress news, the future of WordCamps, working from home and more.

During the show, Doc and Anthony will take questions via chat and twitter. We know that many of you are living in a shelter-in-place situation and may be feeling disconnected. Our goal is [...]

Fri, Mar 20, 2020
Source: Torque – WP news, community experts, info and how-tos Category: WORDPRESS
Screenshot of the WordPress Tavern homepage.
WP Tavern homepage design.

It has been a bit of a slow news week in the land of WordPress with the COVID-19 pandemic reaching across the globe. Most people are hunkering down or getting accustomed to a change in their daily lives. For some people, that has meant figuring out a way to work with children at home. For others, it has meant they cannot take their daily lunch with colleagues or friends.

With far less WordPress-specific [...]

Fri, Mar 20, 2020
Source: WP Tavern Category: GENERAL

All of us have been effected in some way or another by the coronavirus. We at the Torque team hope you stay safe and productive during this time.

The post Torque Toons: Stay Safe WordPressers appeared first on Torque.

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Fri, Mar 20, 2020
Source: Torque – WP news, community experts, info and how-tos Category: WORDPRESS
self motivation is a challenge working remotely

Working remotely comes with its own set of unique challenges you won't find in a traditional office space. Whether voluntary or involuntary – if you're one of the millions who are quarantined or self-isolating due to the recent virus outbreak – you need to know what you're in for so you can prepare.

Remote work has a lot of benefits such as setting your own hours and working in your pajamas. But if you're not ready [...]

Fri, Mar 20, 2020
Source: Torque – WP news, community experts, info and how-tos Category: WORDPRESS
WordPress

Are you looking for the best Wix alternatives?

Wix is a website builder that people use to create a website when they first start out, likely because they saw a TV commercial or heard one of the many ads.

The challenge is that their free version is quite limited in functionality, and it gets really expensive when you try to upgrade.

The good news is that many other website builders provide better functionality and features, at a [...]

Fri, Mar 20, 2020
Source: WP Beginner Category: GENERAL

The Gutenberg project and its eventual full-site editing feature is coming upon a major issue that will need to be solved. Block-based themes of the future are currently on a path toward a template system that will comprise of plain HTML files. While that will work for the majority of a theme's output, the trouble is figuring out how the project will handle dynamic values.

Most of the discussion has centered on handling URLs, which [...]

Thu, Mar 19, 2020
Source: WP Tavern Category: GENERAL