In this article, I want to address this new website builder form Mailchimp. Is this the right direction, are there really enough benefits to take their focus off email with a new "kinda related" software offering? Mailchimp's Website Builder You read that right!! I received this email (pictured below) from Mailchimp today and I was a bit taken back. My first thoughts were about the website builder itself, I have seen so many builders and some of them are not user friendly, lacking in … [Read more...] about Mailchimp’s Website Builder…?
In this article, you'll learn (in 2 steps) how to fixed mixed content caused when adding an SSL or https to websites built with the Elementor WordPress plugin. Most page builders have this issue. And if you're a web developer or designer building sites for clients, you often use a development domain before migrating the site to your clients hosting and domain. In which case, these WordPress page builder plugins store those URLs throughout the different pages and in most cases makes it … [Read more...] about How to fix mixed content in Elementor built websites
In this article I'm going to make a bold confession, as I discuss my conversion to the Elementor WordPress page builder plugin and why I believe it will win and dominate all other page builders. Plus I'll share my strategy, the how I use Elementor and with what themes. The Confession It's really no secret that I have never been a fan of page builders. In fact, you can probably find several articles where I complain about their bulk and bloat. How they slow down WordPress sites and require way … [Read more...] about Why I started using the Elementor WordPress page builder plugin
If you haven't heard of the Rainmaker Platform, it's pretty awesome. In short it's a complete website solution for building your online marketing and sales platform. Rainmaker is built on WordPress, but you won't recognize it when you login. Watch this video to find out why I moved to Rainmaker Don't want to watch the video? Download the slides. Start your 14 day FREE trial! In the video I mention a few products I was using, if you're not ready to jump into Rainmaker, you may want … [Read more...] about 3 Reasons I Started Using Rainmaker (video)
There are only 3 reasons why your business should have a website. As a recommendation: if your website isn't optimized for these 3 things, you need to make a change in 2013. Improving your website in 2013 can help you grow your business smarter, and more efficiently. 1. Add Value to the Marketplace This is the most important of the 3. If you're not using your website to educate, inform, and empower your target market, your market wont consider your business relevant. The best way … [Read more...] about Why Should Your Business Have A Website?