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6 Unbreakable Rules for Building the Perfect Contact Form

You do everything you can to build a website that will lead visitors to conversion. As you study the analytics, you’re excited to see that the user journey you’ve created is being taken by those visitors, time and time again. However, there’s something keeping them from converting. The contact form is a critical part of […] https://premium.wpmudev.org/blog/

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How to Setup Live Chat on WordPress

Technology continues to shape the customer service industry in new and compelling ways. Customers with queries or complaints used to have to directly visit a store but when the telephone was invented, customers were able to call the businesses. Although at one point this was an innovation, people quickly grew tired of the problems it […] https://premium.wpmudev.org/blog/

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WordPress Web Design Trends You Need to Know for 2018

Looking back on 2017, I think it’s safe to say that it was a good year for WordPress and web design, in general. Sure, there were stories about security breaches and examples of branding gone bad, but that kind of stuff is inevitable when you consider how many websites are in existence. If you look […] https://premium.wpmudev.org/blog/

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What Should Happen When You Inherit a WordPress Site (and Why)?

It’s always exciting to find prospective clients and secure new business. But it’s extra special when a client trusts you to take over development and design of their WordPress site from someone who abandoned the project or was incapable of fulfilling their needs. Inheriting a WordPress site can also be nerve-wracking. Sure, it’s great to […] https://premium.wpmudev.org/blog/

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Internal Link Building: Why You Need To Do It and How to Get Started

External links and backlinks are an important part of every website’s SEO strategy. They send signals to both search engines and visitors about the quality of content on your site. They also serve as proof of your breadth of knowledge on the subject matter and they help your site “borrow” authority from trusted external sources. […] https://premium.wpmudev.org/blog/

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How to Onboard Contractors to Your WordPress Business

After you start to become profitable, you’ll stop worrying about “making this freelance thing work” and start thinking about how you can be more productive—and make more money. You’ll also begin thinking about the tasks you really hate and how outsourcing them might make you feel more fulfilled in your business. Regardless of your motivation, […] https://premium.wpmudev.org/blog/

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How to Troubleshoot a 504 Error on Your WordPress Site

There are so many things that can go wrong when you run a business, and with so many contributing factors, too: human, environmental, technological. Then you throw a website into the mix and, well, you don’t need me to remind you about all the opportunities for disaster. Ahem… security breaches, undetected downtime, rampant issues with […] https://premium.wpmudev.org/blog/

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How to Test Your WordPress Site for Mobile Usability Problems

Almost exactly two years ago, I wrote a post about the key aspects of User Experience design you need to focus on when designing for mobile. That post identified four UX priorities for mobile: touchable areas, navigation, forms and interactions. Two years have passed since then and things have moved on in the web development […] https://premium.wpmudev.org/blog/

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