What is the best WordPress Form Builder to use with Stripe?

We wanted to use Stripe to process subscription payments to a WordPress membership site. Thinking WooCommerce was overkill we investigated other options; WordPress Forms Basic | Plus | Pro | Elite The only ones that offer Stripe as a payment option; Pro – normally US399.00 annually – now $199.50/year = A$290 (GST exclusive) Elite – normally…

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LinkedIn Privacy

The bottom line is that you need to start being more careful on LinkedIn. Check your privacy settings by clicking on the ‘Me’ link here: https://www.linkedin.com/help/linkedin/answer/66/managing-your-account-and-privacy-settings-overview?lang=en

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Selling Merch online

Recently I was discussing the best way for the band to set up an online store facility. Things have certainly become cheaper since I started building online stores 12 years ago when an online shop set-up could cost anything in the vicinity of 3K! 1) Payment system – you want to make it easy for fans to pay…

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Free & Low Cost WordPress Resources

Beginner WordPress Beginner is a great source of information on WordPress and it is all FREE: WPBeginner.com You need to create a free account with WPBeginner so you can view these FREE videos: VideosWPBeginner.com You need to create a free account with Udemy so you can Enrol to view their FREE videos: Udemy.com iThemes have…

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Domain speak: ‘What is a TLD?’

woman's hand holding domain name option callouts

Top Level Domains (otherwise known as TLDs) refers to the part of the domain name located to the right of the dot (” . “). The most common TLDs are .com, .net and .org. Others can include .biz, .info, and .ws. Common TLDs all have certain guidelines, but are generally available to any registrant, anywhere…

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Why a picture still speaks a thousand words

If you’ve ever been bored and lost focus during a visual-less presentation, you’re not alone. We are visually wired to understand information faster and better through images than text. Check out Visual.ly’s latest infographic for more below: by infographicly. Explore more visuals like this one on the web’s largest information design community – Visually.

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Principles of Interface Design: Colour

Whether designing graphics for print or the web, there are some basic principles worth noting if we want our designs to be well received. The technicolour horrors of the past can still be seen in the far reaches of the interweb, where these rules were obviously never applied. Murch, G. M. in his book; ‘The Effective Use of…

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Visual Direction in Web Design

Just came across an excellent article that clearly illustrates core design concepts that help inform any website design. Written by Ahmed Hussam  for Web Design TutsPlus (Apr 13th 2012), the following is an excerpt from Visual Direction in Web Design. [br] One of the big secrets of design is learning how to guide the visual direction of viewers.  This…

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