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Front-End WordPress Page Builder Showdown – Page Builder Sandwich vs. CPOThemes Forge

Front-End WordPress Page Builder Showdown – Page Builder Sandwich vs. CPOThemes Forge


January 13, 2016    Donna Fontenot Cavalier

What? Another WordPress page builder post? I already wrote one of those, didn’t I? Yes, I did, but stay with me, because in 6 months, a lot can change. In …

I Have A New Last Name

I Have A New Last Name


October 3, 2015    Donna Fontenot Cavalier

I just got married yesterday, and I have a new last name! Instead of waiting to update the logo, I figured I would just do it a little early, because …

Get A Team Of Website Experts – Quick Help Under $100

Get A Team Of Website Experts – Quick Help Under $100


August 12, 2015    Donna Fontenot Cavalier

You are a small business. You have a website or you are planning on creating one soon. You have a lot of questions but have no idea where to find …

WordPress and Automattic: Predictions For The Rest Of 2015

WordPress and Automattic: Predictions For The Rest Of 2015


May 20, 2015    Donna Fontenot Cavalier

Today, Automattic caught the WordPress community by surprise, by announcing that they acquired WooCommerce. It’s actually a great move, for both Automattic and WooCommerce. Really, everyone wins. Obviously, WooCommerce …

CSS Hero vs. Microthemer – Battle of CSS Visual Editors

CSS Hero vs. Microthemer – Battle of CSS Visual Editors


April 5, 2015    Donna Fontenot Cavalier

Have you ever wished you could just click on any element of your WordPress theme and edit the CSS style of it, with the ability to see the changes you …

WordPress Drag and Drop Page Builders Are Evolving

WordPress Drag and Drop Page Builders Are Evolving


February 19, 2015    Donna Fontenot Cavalier

The WordPress community is running scared. Suddenly, Wix, Squarespace, Weebly, and others are becoming real threats to the WordPress empire as the general public becomes aware of them, and it’s …

Giving WordPress Website Backgrounds Some Much Needed Love

Giving WordPress Website Backgrounds Some Much Needed Love


February 14, 2015    Donna Fontenot Cavalier

On Valentine’s Day, I thought it might be appropriate to serve up a little extra love for that ubiquitous but oft-forgotten web element – the mighty background. Sometimes, a site’s …

Which Jetpack modules require a WordPress.com connection?

Which Jetpack modules require a WordPress.com connection?


February 9, 2015    Donna Fontenot Cavalier

Vladomir Prelovac made note of a new plugin on ManageWP.org today that caught my attention, and also caught the attention of Sarah Gooding of WPTavern. The plugin, called Unplug

Easily Make Design Changes To Your WordPress Site Without Destroying It

Easily Make Design Changes To Your WordPress Site Without Destroying It


January 12, 2015    Donna Fontenot Cavalier

Q: How can I make changes to my theme’s design without my site’s visitors seeing everything as I do it? And how do I make sure that the changes I’m

I Love and Recommend This Laptop

I Love and Recommend This Laptop


December 7, 2014    Donna Fontenot Cavalier

I evaluate tools all the time, usually software or SAAS tools such as SEO tools, web design tools, programming tools, UI tools, etc. But there is an essential tool that …

WordPress Black Friday Deals 2014

WordPress Black Friday Deals 2014


November 18, 2014    Donna Fontenot Cavalier

Black Friday and Cyber Monday 2014 is almost here, so I’ve begun to make a list of the deals available for WordPress and online marketing products. Every year, I manage …

FACT: Many Small Business Bloggers Feel Intimidated When Confronted By This

FACT: Many Small Business Bloggers Feel Intimidated When Confronted By This


March 3, 2014    Donna Fontenot Cavalier

I help a lot of small mom-and-pop businesses get their feet wet with WordPress, and teaching them how to create posts and pages is high priority. Most of these small …