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Boost Your Productivity With These 10 Cool Slack Integrations

Did you know Slack now comes with more than 80 integrations for popular services like Google Drive, GitHub and Trello? In this post, we’ll take a look at some of these powerful integrations and how you can use them to be more productive – and even have more fun at work. Slack Essentials Slack has four main features: chat, search, third ...

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Design Tools That Are Changing the Game in 2015

A whole new breed of next-generation tools are taking prototyping, collaboration and digital design in new directions – and making it easier for WordPress developers to create beautiful websites. The web has been evolving for more than two decades, but the tools we use to design for it haven’t always kept pace with the medium itself. As design trends continue to ...

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13 Ways to Annoy a WordPress Developer

Having worked for more than 10 years as a web developer, and many of those years specifically with WordPress, I’ve seen (and written) a lot of terrible code… and have accumulated a number of pet peeves along the way. So today, I thought it would be interesting to share and perhaps get a discussion going about the things we, as ...

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Cookies and WordPress: How to Set, Get and Delete

Everyone loves an occasional cookie (or two) offline but their virtual use in sites worldwide is often a topic of confusion. Cookies offer a simple and elegant solution to do things like maintain sessions for your visitors as they browse, store user preferences and gather data for your site. In this article, we’ll cover everything you need to know about ...

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How to Add a Favicon to Your WordPress Site

How can your WordPress website establish a strong visual identity at first glance? How do you make your pages and posts stand out in a sea of tabs? How do you enforce brand consistency across devices? These are all wide-ranging questions, but getting your favicons set up correctly is an excellent step in the right direction for all three. Favicons ...

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The 7 Reasons Why WordPress Developers Are Paid Peanuts

Recently I read some research by WP Engine into the hourly rates charged by WordPress freelancers across the United States. I was struck by how little people seem to be earning. It made me wonder whether WordPress freelancers really are earning too little and if so, why. In this post, I’ll try and get behind some of these figures and ...

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27 Productivity Tips and Hacks Every Slack User Should Know

Did you know most people only use 10% of Slack? While it’s marketed as “a messaging app for teams,” it’s so much more than that. Of course, the idea behind Slack is that it saves you time and increases your productivity. But if you’re using it, you probably don’t have a whole lot of time to spend learning how to use ...

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