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.


  • Divi Feature Sneak Peek: Quick Actions September 20, 2018
    Quick Actions are Coming to Divi. A Command Center for the Divi Builder With Divi Quick Actions, you will be able to change settings and complete actions all from one place with a few keystrokes. Today, we’re excited to introduce a new upcoming Divi feature called “Quick Actions”. As Divi continues to grow more powerful […]
    Jason Champagne
  • 5 Best WordPress Sports Plugins September 20, 2018
    One of the most popular kinds of blogs to start using WordPress is a sports blog. Whether it’s a fan blog, a fantasy league website, or a news and commentary site, WP is a fantastic platform. Now, there are a ton of WordPress sports plugins out there, too, which can help you focus your site […]
    B.J. Keeton
  • How to Create Vibrant Section Titles for Your Next Divi Project September 19, 2018
    We know that most of you are always looking for new ways to make the websites you create unique. With Divi, there are many ways to make your website stand out from the other ones out there. Today, we’re going to show you how you can create stunning section titles using Divi’s built-in options only. […]
    Donjete Vuniqi
  • How to Embed Your Twitch Stream on WordPress September 19, 2018
    If you’re a gamer, you definitely know If you’re not a gamer, there’s a good change you know it, too. Twitch has helped legitimize live streaming as an entertainment medium, instead of a niche service that only a handful of people partake in. Twitch may have started with video games, but that’s not all […]
    B.J. Keeton
  • How to Design a Responsive Five Column “Showcase” Layout with Divi September 18, 2018
    Designing a five column layout with enough room for your content can be challenging. Not to mention the greater challenge of making sure it scales nicely on all browser sizes. In this tutorial, I’m going to show you how to maximize the space needed to fit content inside a five column layout without compromising the […]
    Jason Champagne
  • How to Get Your WordPress Website Verified on Pinterest September 18, 2018
    A lot of people favor platforms such as Instagram over Pinterest, although the latter can be a fantastic source of traffic – particularly for image-heavy sites. However, without a verified website, people can share your content without others knowing where it came from. If you verify your WordPress website on Pinterest, you may get more […]
    John Hughes
  • Get a FREE Web Freelancer Layout Pack for Divi September 17, 2018
    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, we have for you a beautifully crafted and robust Web Freelancer Layout Pack. […]
    Jason Champagne
  • Does It Still Make Sense to Use Website Maintenance Pages? September 17, 2018
    Maintenance pages are definitely not as popular as they used to be, but they do still exist. Modern sites can leverage plenty of alternatives to minimize downtime. This means if you run into an error, or have another task causing downtime, you’re no longer bound to website maintenance pages. In this article, we’re going to […]
    John Hughes
  • How to Create Horizontal Pricing Tables with Divi September 16, 2018
    Horizontal Pricing Tables are a great way to promote products with a lot of features. And, with Divi’s new five column layout, this is surprisingly easy to do. However, as with any layout that has five or more columns, the challenge comes with making the layout responsive so that it looks good on mobile as […]
    Jason Champagne
  • A Detailed Overview of the Easy Sermon Hub WordPress Plugin September 16, 2018
    Church websites are a big niche in web design and development. It’s a niche that comes with certain content needs that should be considered from the beginning. Such as how will the church share its sermons and other teaching material. That’s where today’s plugin comes in. Easy Sermon Hub is a premium plugin designed to […]
    Randy A. Brown