4 Tips to Improve Your Blog-Writing Skills

Now more than ever, professionals serious about diversifying their business portfolio need to bolster their writing skills. Indeed, nearly every business owner regardless of industry maintains a blog, and being able to take on the responsibility of managing your website’s blog is a fantastic way to gain authority in your …

6 Project Management Tips for First-Time Managers

If you work at a corporate office full-time and are running your home business on the side, you certainly are a hard worker and your higher-ups will notice. This diligence will lead to promotions, which can greatly benefit your business. Getting promoted to management for the first time is kind …

The Benefits of Using CSS Grid for Web Form Layout

Form layout and design is a fundamental yet frustrating part of web design and development. Ask anyone who’s ever tried to style a <select> box or align a label consistently in all browsers. In 2016 I wrote “Make Forms Fun with Flexbox”, which identified how several form difficulties could be …

What You Should Look for in a Ghostwriter for Your Blog

If you have enacted a blog for a business, it’s clear that you are serious about getting the maximum impact out of your online marketing efforts. That also means that someone has to be responsible for writing the blog. Perhaps you might have the skills to pull this task off …

13 questions to ask writers before you hire them to write for your professional organization

A good writer is hard to find. Just ask any business owner who’s ever farmed out a bunch of work to inexpensive freelancers from online marketplaces, only to find out that the freelancers’ command of the language is tenuous — or that their work has been plagiarized. Luckily, there are …

Understanding the WordPress Theme Structure

Editor’s Note: This article on the WordPress theme structure was first published on October 5, 2015. It was updated on October 24, 2018. Understanding the WordPress theme structure is an important part of the front-end development process.  The files of a WordPress theme work together to create the design and …

WordCamp New York 2018 brings extreme value, diversity, and inclusion to East Coast WordPressers

Think you have to spend truckloads of money to attend an epic tech industry event in New York? Think again. WordCamp New York 2018 is proof that extraordinary content can come from people willing to volunteer their time for the good of the community. On September 15th, our very own …

Shopping Guide: How to Buy the Best Mattress for Back Pain Relief

Using the wrong mattress could lead to back pain and this could be worse if you already have back problems. Failure to get support from your mattress leads to poor sleeping, which strains back muscles that are responsible for keeping the spine aligned well. When your spine stays in the …

A Frugal Athlete founder Amobi Okugo drives home need for personal financial playbook

For professional soccer player Amobi Okugo, financial intelligence is the goal — on a global scale. This hardworking entrepreneur launched Sacramento-based A Frugal Athlete with the mission of increasing personal financial prudency and literacy amongst student and pro athletes. Read his story below. Q&A with Amobi Okugo, founder of A …