Join Our New WPMU DEV Content & Marketing Team

From this blog to Hello WP and The WhiP email newsletter, we’ve got a long and storied history of publishing about WordPress… and now it’s time to start a new chapter. So, if WP is your passion, read on! Did you know that this blog (which started as wpmu.org) is almost 11 years old and …

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Hustle Adds Hot New Marketing Opt-ins and reCAPTCHA for WordPress Blocks

Your favorite WordPress marketing plugin got another upgrade! Hustle’s new Gutenberg and reCAPTCHA integrations make it easier and less spammy to grab new users with pop-ups. Want to make a special offer, get more social followers, or grow your mailing list? Hustle handles all the technical-backend-code-jiberish so you can publish stunning campaigns quickly. Hustle adds …

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Is Social Media Still an Effective Means to Promote Your Design Business?

Running your own web design business often means adopting some guerilla marketing tactics. Most of us can’t afford to buy billboards or 30-second television spots. Therefore, we need to take every cheap or free opportunity to get our names out there. When social media services like Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn started to take hold, business …

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5 Must Join Slack Workspaces For WordPress Pros and Developers

Slack mimics the way large groups naturally communicate but with tide pod emojis, savage bots, magic 8 ball decision making and of course gifs! No wonder the WordPress community has started to use Slack to coordinate activity. Slack stands for Searchable Log of All Conversation and Knowledge (I say we just stick with Slack). It’s more than …

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Social Snap Pro WordPress Social Plugin Review

Part of a successful WordPress site is social network interaction. Tons of plugins are meant to provide such functionality, be it for social sharing, social follow or using your favorite social network to easily integrate a login. This is particularly handy when a website needs social interaction in the comments or rapid sharing of articles. …

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How to Use Instagram for Business and Get More Web Design Clients

In June 2018, Instagram hit 1 billion users, with 500 million people logging in daily. That’s a lot of selfies, Thursday Throwbacks, #ootd, and photos of morning lattes! What’s more impressive is Instagram became one of the largest social networks with a minimal number of clickable links, so using Instagram for business requires a unique …

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