Are Premium WordPress Themes Still Relevant in 2023?

With the rise in popularity of various page builder plugins and especially since WordPress introduced page builder-like capabilities within its block and site editors, there have been discussions about whether premium WordPress themes are becoming irrelevant. 

WordPress users now have access to more layout-building tools than ever before and they are becoming easier to use. So, if anyone can build almost any layout from scratch using any free theme and a page builder or WordPress block editor, what’s the point of buying a theme!? 

At first glance this question seems to have merit, however, it also shows a lack of understanding of what you pay for when you buy a premium WordPress theme. Let’s discuss this in more detail.

WordPress Block Editor – Getting Started Guide

You’re new to WordPress and want to learn how to use the WordPress block editor? You’re already using WordPress, the “old way”, and want to switch to a modern block-based theme that uses the block editor? Wherever you might be in your WordPress journey this guide will help you get started quickly and give you the required know-how to effectively use the block editor.

In this article, we’re going to explain what a block editor is and then walk you through the block editor interface, block editing features, best practices, using block patterns, and more.

Ready? Let’s get it started.

Create a WordPress Website with a Block (FSE) Theme ( Beginner Friendly )

You need a website for your project and you want it to be efficient, easy to use, and extendable!? Despite the growing number of all-in-one website-building platforms WordPress still has the edge when it comes to available options and extendibility. With WordPress you can create a simple, fully functioning website at almost no cost, but at the same time, you can also create a super complex website without breaking the bank. WordPress has evolved a lot in the last couple of years. It became not only way more customizable, but also more user-friendly. In this article, we’ll go through the process of setting up a new website and using a modern block (FSE) theme to explore the latest WordPress features. Alright, let’s create a WordPress website!

The Ultimate Conversion Rate Optimization Guide for WordPress Websites

As a WordPress website owner, you may be or will soon start analyzing crucial metrics and key performance indicators (KPIs). And you can find such parameters in Google Analytics (or other tools) as conversion rate. What is it about?

It’s a key metric in the world of online business that can demonstrate and impact your website’s success. Conversion rate is the percentage of visitors to a website who did what you expected them to do. For example, they filled out a form or purchased products.

There is a straight correlation between conversions and revenue. The more people convert into leads or customers, the more money they bring to your business. Compare this metric with the number of visitors.

How to Backup a WordPress Website to Dropbox? ( Ultimate Guide )

Are you tired of manual backups or constantly worrying about the safety of your WordPress site? It’s time to say goodbye to those headaches and hello to the power of automated backups with Dropbox.

Backing up your WordPress site to Dropbox is a smart and easy thing to do. In case of any unexpected issues, you can restore your whole website in no time. And the best part? The process can be fully automated and cost you nothing.

With the help of a WordPress backup plugin, you can simply connect your WordPress website with Dropbox and schedule a backup at your desired times. Trust us; it’s worth it. 

In three easy steps, we’ll show you how to back up a WordPress website to Dropbox.

How to Create Columns in WordPress Block Editor (Gutenberg)?

If you’re reading this then you probably already know that columns are the basis for creating more complex layouts in the WordPress block editor. To get the most out of the block editor, mastering the use of columns should be one of the priorities for any WordPress user. It is not hard by any means but the block editor does come with a lot of features and a few quirks that can get a bit confusing. In this guide, I’ll cover various ways in which you can use columns while trying to keep it simple so that, even if you’re completely new to WordPress, you’d be able to follow.

Must Have WordPress Plugins for Any Website

Picking the right plugins for your new WordPress website is not as easy as it might seem at first. The sheer number of plugins available is quite mind-boggling. Combine this with thousands of voices all over the web telling you which plugins you should use and it can quickly become overwhelming, especially if you’re new to WordPress. It’s almost as hard as finding a well-designed reliable WordPress theme for your project. 

In this article, I want to go down to the basics and give you a very short list of plugins that 99% of websites, regardless of the type of project, will benefit from. These plugins are nothing sexy or fancy, but they take care of the most important aspects of any site.