Monthly Archives: July 2020

The most useful Google Search Operators and how to use them for SEO

The most useful Google Search Operators and how to use them for SEO

Google advanced search operators can be a GREAT time-saver. You probably know a couple of them. But are you using their full potential? In this post, we’ll guide you through the most important search operators that actually work and show you how to use them effectively for: Competitor research Guest blogging prospecting Quick insights on […]

WordCamp US 2020 Canceled Due to Pandemic Stress and Online Event Fatigue

WordCamp US 2020 Canceled Due to Pandemic Stress and Online Event Fatigue

WordCamp US 2020, which was originally scheduled for October 27-29, was officially canceled today. In April, organizers transitioned to planning for it to be held as a virtual event, but the tenuous situation with the pandemic in the United States and the stress on the event’s large crew of volunteers has precipitated a full cancellation. […]

What Do Dolphins Eat? Lessons from How Kids Search — Best of Whiteboard Friday

What Do Dolphins Eat? Lessons from How Kids Search — Best of Whiteboard Friday

We’re bringing back this slightly different-from-the-norm Whiteboard Friday, in which the fantastic Will Critchlow shares lessons from how kids search. Kids may search differently than adults, but there are some interesting insights from how they use Google that can help deepen our understanding of searchers in general. Comfort levels with particular search strategies, reading only the bold […]

Post a Lot of Code? Try the Code Syntax Block Plugin for WordPress

Post a Lot of Code? Try the Code Syntax Block Plugin for WordPress

I am always on the lookout for interesting syntax-highlighting plugins, particularly for those occasions when I write tutorials or other articles that lean heavily on code. Far too many plugins use shortcodes, custom blocks, or other odd solutions. However, there is one option that I intentionally overlooked when it was released over a year ago: […]

10 Best Project Proposal Templates for Adobe Indesign

10 Best Project Proposal Templates for Adobe Indesign

An attractive proposal can make a world of difference when it comes to getting a positive response. Luckily, creating an attractive proposal is not difficult nor do you have to start from scratch when you have hundreds of ready-made project proposal templates and mockups available online. Browse through this collection of creative and modern project […]

6 Web Design Concepts Proven To Increase Conversions

6 Web Design Concepts Proven To Increase Conversions

Every business owner wants more conversions. More conversions equal more sales, and more sales mean exponential business growth. But netting those conversions can prove challenging, especially if your website is not in the best shape. This is where web design plays a major role. The web design concepts you utilize directly impacts growth and how […]

Getting the Most Out of Variable Fonts on Google Fonts

Getting the Most Out of Variable Fonts on Google Fonts

I have spent the past several years working (alongside a bunch of super talented people) on a font family called Recursive Sans & Mono, and it just launched officially on Google Fonts! Wanna try it out super fast? Here’s the embed code to use the full Recursive variable font family from Google Fonts (but you […]