Tips for using Divi and WordPress in your practice
When I want to design a new website with Divi, I look to others for inspiration. Sometimes, it's a simple layout for a blog post; other times, it's finding CSS effects that make a site perfect. As a designer whose practice is based on that theme, I have a huge...
Hosting is taboo in the field of web design. We all know it. There are too many affiliate links, too many know-it-all designers giving their two cents, and too much information to consider when making a long-term choice about the underlying structure of your web...
When you think of contracts, you probably think of lawyers, the court system, and stuffy businessmen in brown suits and little red bowties. I used to see legal contracts in the same light. But then, something changed: I realized that a contract is just an agreement....
In the second day of The Divi Designer’s Guide to Better Projects, Better Pay, and More Exciting Work, Mark talks about using…
Your visitors can leave your website with the click of a button. The barrier for them to leave is nonexistent. As soon as there’s a slight hiccup in your site, they’ll leave and go to your competitor. However, the opposite is true: when your site gives them a good time, they’ll want to…
I love designing with gradient backgrounds. They add a refreshing touch to an otherwise stagnant page. I could even use vague client lingo and say that gradients make my site “pop!”. Cringe-worthy phrases aside, it’s incredibly easy to do this to your own site.
Contrary to popular belief, not everybody needs a child theme. Here’s when you should use them, as well as an ultra-simple explanation of how they can help.
Elegant Themes recently announced several of Divi 3.0 ‘s features on their blog. We’ll be keeping a running list of the different features highlighted by the team up to the launch of the new version.
Want to win 27 gold-plated awards for your creativity? Want to climb out of a dry spell? Want to see your practice in a prism of different ways? Read on, fellow designer.
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Importing and exporting page layouts from Divi is incredibly easy. With this method, you can easily move layouts from one Divi website to another.
When over half of the world is browsing on mobile devices, it’s a good idea to put some extra time into making sure your websites look perfect on them. Luckily, I’ve done some of the heavy lifting for you. If you’re using Divi, you can easily show a different (i.e. simpler) logo on mobile with some CSS.
We’ve put together simple tips (in a fun format!) that can ensure a much smoother web design project for you and your client.
My favorite Divi designs of the week. Some of these sites are just too good not to share.
Fonts are a passion of mine. I’ve put together ten combinations that you can use to spruce up your websites.
Circular images add a polished feel to your website. Let’s make some with CSS.
Make your images load twice, three times, or even five times as fast with a simple, quick tool for image compression.
Do you want a module to appear at one section of the screen on desktop and move to another position on mobile? Now you can do it without any CSS. Think of it like creating a responsive site on steroids…
A lot of designers are scared to price high, especially in the Divi market. But in the end, pricing your services should come down to two things…
The simplest, easiest way to hide a live website from the public during editing.
Use the minimalistic style of Medium right through your Divi Builder.
Spice up your entire life (exaggeration, or not?) with four beautiful quote styles.
Easily add Google Fonts to your Divi website in just a few simple steps.
Offsetting is a little-known feature that is baked right into Divi. It allows you to create interesting layouts where ever you have a blog feed.
Center the links in Divi’s footer menu with this simple CSS.
Don’t fear CSS – make it fear you. I’ll teach you how to add it in five simple steps.
Achieve a clean, minimalist look on Divi by removing some of the borders on the theme. I’ll show you how to remove the border on the Divi sidebar.
There’s a light gray line under the primary menu that can really disrupt a minimalist design! I’ll show you how to remove it.
We love Elegant Themes, but sometimes, we don’t want their footer text on our websites. Here’s how to hide it with CSS.
Highlight one of your menu options with this awesome CSS.
Keep your Divi install (and other ET products) up-to-date with their simple Updater plugin.
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