The Latest from Elegant Themes:

Commercial theme designer Elegant Themes has a very informative Newsletter with lots of how-tos, instructional videos, and plugin recommendations. It’s such good stuff I share it here so everyone can learn and get the best suggestions and recommendations on how to more deeply integrate your business with your website and your life — for my clients, partners, and friends. Check back often for the latest from Elegant Themes.


  • How to Create Filtered Sidebars for your Divi WooCommerce Pages January 16, 2019
    If you’ve ever tried to add filtered WooCommerce sidebars to pages that you’ve made with page builders, you’ve probably noticed that the filters don’t appear on your pages. It doesn’t matter which page builder you’re using, the filters simply will not display. The reason is those widgets are not compatible with page builders. In this […]
    Randy A. Brown
  • How to Create Custom Menu Structures in WordPress January 16, 2019
    Many people only think about the WordPress menu at the top of the site. They try to stuff it full of as many links as can fit in the header bar. That does not necessarily give your users the best experience. You can use menus not only to direct your users around your site, but […]
    B.J. Keeton
  • How to Transfer a New Design Style to Another Page Using Divi’s Efficiency Features January 15, 2019
    This week, as part of our ongoing Divi design initiative, we’re going to show you how to transfer a new design style to another page using Divi’s Furniture Store Layout Pack. With all the new layout packs that are coming out, you might have wanted to change the style of an existing page using the […]
    Donjete Vuniqi
  • An Overview of WordPress 5.0 and the New Block Editor January 15, 2019
    WordPress 5.0 was released on December 6th, 2018, replacing the classic content editor with the new block editor, also referred to as Gutenberg. The easy-to-learn, user-friendly block editor has a lot of options for people who want more flexibility over their design. Improvements were made on the back end to help ease and streamline design, […]
    Lindsay Pietroluongo
  • Get a FREE Investment Company Layout Pack for Divi January 14, 2019
    Hey Divi Nation! Thanks for joining us for the next installment of our weekly Divi Design Initiative; where each week, we give away two brand new, free Divi Layout Packs from our design team to you. For the first layout this week, Kenny and his team have created a brand new Investment Company Layout Pack. […]
    Jason Champagne
  • Telephone Links: How to Add “Call-able” Links & CTA’s to Your Website January 14, 2019
    Many business websites show a phone number so their customers can contact them. When desktops were the most popular way to access the sites, users would make note of the phone number and call from a separate device. Of course, most users now access the website and make the phone call from the same device. […]
    Randy A. Brown
  • 5 Email Opt-in Designs You Can Create with Divi’s Email Opt-in Module January 13, 2019
    We all love new subscribers to our email list. And one of the primary ways to get new subscribers is to provide your visitors with a well designed email opt-in form. That’s why in this tutorial, I’m going to show you how to achieve five different designs with the Divi email opt-in module to help […]
    Jason Champagne
  • How to Schedule WordPress Content Updates to Publish Automatically January 13, 2019
    You’ve poured your time and energy into a blog post. It’s formatted perfectly with links and media. You’ve sent it into the world for everyone to ooh and aah over. Then you do it again with a brand new post. And then another one. Before you know it, that post you spent so much time […]
    Lindsay Pietroluongo
  • 4 Stunning Examples of Divi’s Post Title Module & How to Achieve Them January 12, 2019
    For all you Divi bloggers out there looking for fresh ways engage people with your blog posts, the Divi Post Title Module is a great place to start. The Post Title Module allows you to style the post title (and featured image) in a variety of ways for countless stunning designs. This allows you to […]
    Jason Champagne
  • 13 Best WordPress Affiliate Plugins January 12, 2019
    Affiliate marketing is one of the best ways to make money online. You can make money several ways with affiliate programs. You can make money from your current traffic by talking about products that you like. You can also create your own affiliate programs to have others sell your products for you. It makes sense […]
    Randy A. Brown