Lessons Learned After Shutting My Startup, Following A Six-Year Struggle


   On 12 January 2015, Getwear, an integrated custom jeans company, processed its last order. After that, the company shut down. Despite coming up with a unique custom production process and outstanding jeans, we didn’t achieve much success. Several months — and a lot of discussion and dissection — later, I figured out why. It all started back in 2009, when I was finishing my marketing studies in Italy. I read a well-known article by … Check out the source»

How to Spread The Holiday Spirit with Xmas Widget in WordPress


Do you want to show personalized holiday greetings on your website? One of our users recently asked if there was a way to add a Christmas card in WordPress? We did some research and found an easy solution. In this article, we will show you how to spread the holiday spirit with Xmas Widget in WordPress. What is Xmas Widget for WordPress? Xmas Widget is a premium WordPress plugin that allows you to display beautiful … Check out the source»

A Beginners Guide to Titan Framework: Creating an Admin Panel With Titan


The WordPress admin panel is pretty open for modifications and web developers have made the most out of it. These modifications are more common in themes due to the extended level of functionality, but you can find a complete set of option frameworks in some prominent plugins as well. Let’s review what can we do inside the admin panel when it comes to creating options with Titan Framework.

Best Free Logistics WordPress Plugin for Transport, Shipping 2015


You have already owned a WooCommerce or transport WordPress theme, this website requires some WP logistics plugins to simplify your delivery or shipping work such as: order tracking, find delivery points or carriers…However, premium plugins takes money from your pockets besides that you are also wondering which free logistics WordPress plugin is best and necessary for the website. These inquiries will be covered in my topic today. And below is my suggestion on 5+ best free logistics WordPress plugin … Check out the source»

Building effective web design teams


When you are just starting out in a web development business, it can be really tempting to try to handle most (if not all) of the work entirely by yourself. It’s not hard to understand the logic: the more of the work you complete personally, the more of the profits you get to keep, right? But there’s a side to this approach that many new entrants to the industry overlook when they decide to start … Check out the source»

WordCamp Berlin 2015, “Ich Bin Ein WordPresser”


With the exception of earthquakes, wildfires, and other forms of natural disasters, there isn’t much that makes me get up at 7 a.m. on a Saturday morning. However, two weekends ago I was happy to jump out of bed. Why? Three words: WordCamp Berlin 2015. On this day, people from around Europe were swarming to the Technical University Berlin, where the camp was taking place. I was pretty excited since it was my first WordCamp. … Check out the source»

6 Powerful Plugins to Help You Monitor Your Website’s Uptime


The other day my server went down along with all of my websites and hosted email. Ouch doesn’t begin to describe my panic. I rely on my websites and email to just work (doesn’t everyone?). If I had had uptime monitoring in place to alert me when things went pear-shaped, I could have acted quicker to resolve things, but it wasn’t until my email stopped working that I realized something was wrong and I investigated … Check out the source»

Twitter kills-off social proof


You might have noticed in the last few days, that social share buttons on Webdesigner Depot, and across the Web, look a little different. Twitter has finally implemented its planned changes to both update the look of its buttons, and remove the accompanying shares counter. The updated share buttons are white on Twitter-brand blue and modern looking. But they may not be used for much longer, thanks to the second change. Until now share counts … Check out the source»