Now You Can Build Design-Oriented Pop-ups Straight from Elementor

This sponsored article was created by our content partner, BAW Media. Thank you for supporting the partners who make SitePoint possible. You either hate pop-ups, or you love them. And if you say you love them, you’re probably lying. It isn’t so much the popups themselves that irritate people. It’s …

6 Collaborative Coding Tools for Remote Pair Programming

Fifteen years ago, most online collaboration and remote work involved email threads, Skype calls, and endlessly re-zipping projects for sharing after each iteration. Things have changed a lot — most things for better (Google Docs!) and some things for worse (always-on messaging). Either way, it’s fair to say that a …

Translating WordPress websites? Don’t skip these five important steps.

“We have been able to attract customers from The Netherlands, France, UK, Macedonia, Spain, Italy and the United States.” A sentence that small businesses dream of being able to say as they look to expand abroad. The question is how did the mobile automation company Robot Makers manage it? The short …

Protect Your Business in 2018 from Last Year’s Data Mistakes

The biggest breach of 2017 was arguably the attack that exposed more than 145 million Equifax customers and resulted in the theft of SSNs, birth date information, and other valuable data. The breach will cost the company hundreds of millions, and the impact on consumers could be even more due …

This Upstart School is Offering a Bachelor’s Degree in Today’s Hottest Job Skills—and Students Pay Nothing Until They Get a Job

For years, coding schools have promoted the idea that they can teach in-demand computer skills just as well as traditional colleges. But now, in what appears to be a first, one coding school is evolving to offer a more traditional college program—bachelor’s degree included. Make School, a coding program based …

How to Find Speaking Engagements That Build Your Brand

What’s your favorite and most effective method for identifying speaking engagement opportunities that will help build your brand? Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC) is an invite-only organization comprised of the world’s most successful young entrepreneurs. YEC members represent nearly every industry, generate billions of dollars in revenue each year and have created tens of …

Podcast: embracing the punk spirit and the elemental workplace

Neil Usher is an experienced senior property, workplace, facilities and change management leader who is currently an executive consultant for Unispace and workessence. He is also the author of “The Elemental Workplace” in which he describes “the 12 elements for creating a fantastic workplace for everyone”. In this new podcast, …

3 Services That Will Automate Household Chores

In the modern age, we are finding more and more excuses to combat the dreaded household chores. From lawn and yard work to window cleaning and vacuuming, many busy professionals everywhere are crying out for similar time-saving and convenient solutions which washing machines and dishwashers have brought to our lives. …

Watch this dad expertly help his kid pretend to be Spider-Man

This is One Good Thing, a weekly column where we tell you about one of the few nice things that happened this week. Nothing like a little wholesome parent-child bonding.  In this extremely cute video, a little kid dressed like Spider-Man acts out every child’s superhero daydream with some much-appreciated …

How having a great (or not so great) brand affects buying behavior

There are unconscious perceptions, emotions and even behaviors going on in the minds of consumers when they see and interact with a brand. These unconscious influencers are less like a scene out of the movie “They Live”, and instead serve more as practical and proven techniques capitalizing on what makes …

Benefits of Purchasing Health And Life Insurance at an Early Age

Health and Life Insurance: An Early Age Boon If you are in your twenties and are single without any dependents, then you may have the mindset that investing in an insurance policy is not important for you as you are young. However, nowadays, more and more people understand the importance …

Liftoff: Mobile users are embracing subscription app economy

Mobile users are embracing the subscription model, with considerable momentum gained from last year, according to the Mobile App Engagement Index produced by performance mobile user acquisition firm Liftoff and mobile engagement platform Leanplum. For years, users have been reluctant to do that, but times are changing. The rise of direct-to-consume…Read …

Same-sex penguin couple is madly in love and has adopted an egg

Love is in the air as penguin breeding season begins at the Sea Life Sydney Aquarium in Australia, and one adorable penguin couple is stealing the show. Two male gentoo penguins, Sphen and Magic, became inseparable in the Macquarie Island exhibit, the aquarium explained in a blog post. They were …