Quiz: The Surprisingly Difficult JavaScript Quiz

Alongside HTML and CSS, JavaScript makes up the holy trinity of front-end technologies. JavaScript is cross-platform and object-orientated. You can use it for everything from simple animation to complex server-side operations. JavaScript fell out of fashion after its initial release; however, it has grown to dominate web coding in the last decade. But how much […]

How to Create Donation Forms in WordPress Using Gravity Forms

The post How to Create Donation Forms in WordPress Using Gravity Forms is written by Tom Rankin and appeared first on WPKube. Almost every website needs a contact form. It’s a dynamic element that helps visitors engage with you. However, making contact isn’t the only job for a site’s form. If you work as or […]

Using Micro-Interactions to Drive UX

Micro-interactions effectively communicate brand identity and ethos while strengthening ties with the customer. These habit-forming tools make for a fun and seamless user experience. Facebook’s ‘likes’ and Tinder’s ‘swipes’ are two classic examples.  Micro-interactions originated with the need to guide customers who had hit a snag while using a service or a product. The goal […]

5 Must-Have Elements of a Successful Footer in 2022

If you want to know how well-dressed someone is, look at their shoes. Shoes tell you a lot about a person’s style, activities, and choices. We often choose clothes to deceive people about who we are — we want to be brighter, more successful, more relaxed, more adventurous than we actually are. But, our shoes […]

Popular Design News of the Week: February 28, 2022 – March 6, 2022

Every day design fans submit incredible industry stories to our sister-site, Webdesigner News. Our colleagues sift through it, selecting the very best stories from the design, UX, tech, and development worlds and posting them live on the site. The best way to keep up with the most important stories for web professionals is to subscribe […]

The wp-config.php File: Why It’s the Most Important File For WordPress

The post The wp-config.php File: Why It’s the Most Important File For WordPress is written by Tom Rankin and appeared first on WPKube. WordPress is a complex Content Management System (CMS) that looks to provide a smooth User Experience (UX) on the front- and back-ends. Given this, you’ll also find a way to manage the […]

Competition: Win One of Four Free Online Passes to MUXL

The fourth edition of MUXL (Mobile UX London) conference kicks off on the 21st of March, and you could win one of four free passes to the five-day digital event. Running from the 21st of March to 25th, MUXL is a digital festival of UX and design, entirely online, meaning you can attend remotely from […]

4 Tips For Getting Design Proposals Signed Faster

Creating and sending business proposals can be a lot of work. However, if you have the right tools and knowledge, you can quickly create and send high-converting proposals that your clients will love.  This article will explain how to create a fantastic business proposal that looks great and gets signed quickly. Although we’re focussed on […]

12 Best Affiliate Plugins for WordPress (2022)

The post 12 Best Affiliate Plugins for WordPress (2022) is written by Editorial Staff and appeared first on WPKube. An affiliate program can be a great way to get more sales if you’re selling any physical or digital products on your site, including courses, memberships, and software. An affiliate plugin makes it easy to manage […]

15 Best New Fonts, March 2022

As we move closer to spring, we’re going to see a change in typography styles come with it. While we always need new serifs and sans serifs to design with, in the spring, it’s not uncommon to use more nature-inspired and whimsical fonts to usher in the warmer temps, wedding season, and holidays like Earth […]

Popular Design News of the Week: February 21, 2022 – February 27, 2022

Every day design fans submit incredible industry stories to our sister-site, Webdesigner News. Our colleagues sift through it, selecting the very best stories from the design, UX, tech, and development worlds and posting them live on the site. The best way to keep up with the most important stories for web professionals is to subscribe […]

8 Proven Ways to Turbo-Charge Your Productivity

Have you been feeling a little unproductive lately? Well, you are not the only one. Of course, we all want to be as productive as possible at work, but that’s not always the case. According to recent research, we are fully productive for less than 3 hours a day. Stress and poor planning are just […]

Nexcess Review (2022): Is It the Right Managed WordPress Host for Your Needs?

The post Nexcess Review (2022): Is It the Right Managed WordPress Host for Your Needs? is written by Karol and appeared first on WPKube. Nexcess review: Nexcess is a well known and respected hosting company that’s been on the market for almost 20 years. However, up until recently, it hasn’t been that popular among WordPress […]

7 Worst Fails in Email Marketing

The email channel is known for multiple advantages. It is convenient to implement practically, offers many options, and has a fantastic ROI of up to 4200%. But we also face problems, the most disappointing of which is people ignore emails, not performing the desired action, or worst of all unsubscribing. Why does it happen? The web […]

Myth-Busting NFTs: 7 Claims Fact-Checked

With all the marketing aplomb of basement-coders worldwide, NFTs were named with an acronym that does little to clarify their utility. You probably know by now that NFT stands for Non-Fungible Token; what is perhaps less clear is what “Fungible” actually means; in this context, it means interchangeable. Consider an ounce of platinum. That platinum […]

How to Fix the DNS_PROBE_FINISHED_BAD_CONFIG Error

The post How to Fix the DNS_PROBE_FINISHED_BAD_CONFIG Error is written by Tom Rankin and appeared first on WPKube. When you come across an error in browser, it’s no doubt a frustrating experience. For starters, it gets in the way of your browsing time, but more than that, an error can be troublesome to fix. One […]

Popular Design News of the Week: February 14, 2022 – February 20, 2022

Every day design fans submit incredible industry stories to our sister-site, Webdesigner News. Our colleagues sift through it, selecting the very best stories from the design, UX, tech, and development worlds and posting them live on the site. The best way to keep up with the most important stories for web professionals is to subscribe […]

What is the “Minimum” in Minimum Viable Product?

“Minimum Viable Product,” or “MVP,” is a concept of agile development and business growth. With a minimum viable product, you focus on creating the simplest, most basic version of your product, web application, or code possible. Minimum viable products include just enough features to attract early adopters and validate your idea in the early stages […]

Have You Tried Adobe Creative Cloud Express Yet?

Adobe has launched Creative Cloud Express to help anyone make beautiful, stand-out content for the web. Unlike Adobe’s other products that need a little training and practice to make the most of, Creative Cloud Express is aimed at those with no prior design experience as part of Adobe’s mission to enable creativity for all. Creative […]

How to Fix the “No Update Required Your WordPress Database is Already Up-to-Date” Error

The post How to Fix the “No Update Required Your WordPress Database is Already Up-to-Date” Error is written by Tom Rankin and appeared first on WPKube. WordPress updates happen on a regular basis, especially if they are automatic. In most cases, this is a seamless process that takes no more than a couple of minutes. […]

20 Best New Websites, February 2022

Welcome to the latest edition of our top 20 sites of the month. In this February’s collection, the overall feel is lighthearted and optimistic, as we are seeing the positivity of a new year persisting across the web. There is a continued inclination towards warmth and personableness and away from a more corporate, impersonal feel. […]

Popular Design News of the Week: February 7, 2022 – February 13, 2022

Every day design fans submit incredible industry stories to our sister site, Webdesigner News. Our colleagues sift through it, selecting the very best stories from the design, UX, tech, and development worlds and posting them live on the site. The best way to keep up with the most important stories for web professionals is to […]

Restrict Content Pro Review: The Best WordPress Membership Plugin? (2022)

The post Restrict Content Pro Review: The Best WordPress Membership Plugin? (2022) is written by Colin Newcomer and appeared first on WPKube. Is Restrict Content Pro the best WordPress membership plugin? In our hands-on Restrict Content Pro review, we’ll aim to answer that question and help you decide if it’s the right tool for your […]

16 Best Typeface Micro-Sites

Are you looking for a unique font that will make your next project shine? Or maybe you need a typeface with a beautiful design and rich history behind it. Luckily, mini-sites for fonts allow us to creatively explore a font’s origins and history. We know (from our own experience) how important it is for UI […]

WordPress Website Analysis: Before & After ImageEngine

WordPress is by far the world’s most popular CMS. Not only does it dominate the CMS market with a 64% market share, but it also powers 39.6% of all websites. It has taken the internet by storm by democratizing the web for all. Now, anyone can build, manage, and host a successful website without needing […]

15 Best New Fonts, February 2022

Type foundries have been putting out some really interesting fonts these last few months. Based on the collection of the best new fonts for February 2022, it looks like we’re going to see lots of throwbacks to the ‘70s in the coming year. Do we have Burger King’s most recent and successful rebranding campaign to […]

Popular Design News of the Week: January 31, 2022 – February 6, 2022

Every day design fans submit incredible industry stories to our sister-site, Webdesigner News. Our colleagues sift through it, selecting the very best stories from the design, UX, tech, and development worlds and posting them live on the site. The best way to keep up with the most important stories for web professionals is to subscribe […]

A Beginners’ Guide to Secure File Transfer Protocol (SFTP)

The post A Beginners’ Guide to Secure File Transfer Protocol (SFTP) is written by Tom Rankin and appeared first on WPKube. Almost every server in existence needs a user to access its contents. However, almost nobody has the ability to browser a server as you would a desktop computer. The typical way to access a […]

How to Use Hand-Drawn Elements in Web Design

What stands out as an incredible web design project for you? Do you count your creation as a success if it’s modern, minimal, and accessible? Maybe you’re the kind of designer that’s constantly experimenting with the latest dynamic design tools or state-of-the-art technology. Perhaps your websites are vivid, animated, and brimming with unique components? Sometimes, […]