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Optimize your WordPress post content with Google's markup helper

This is interesting enough to share.

#WordPress   #markup   #seo  

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Optimize Your WordPress Blog Content with Google’s Markup Helper
If you’re blogging on WordPress and looking for an easy way to move your content higher up in search engine results pages, schema is a great way to do it. The problem is, not everyone knows how to …

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This is a bold and balanced font

I like Jamie Wilson's work. Nicely done. They're offering this font for free – donate if you want to their org. of choice (International Justice Mission).

#freefont   #freefonts   #free   #display   #font   #norwester  

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Norwester – A Font by Jamie Wilson
A condensed geometric sans serif with uppercase, small caps, numbers and an assortment of symbols. Designed by Jamie Wilson.

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Diving into Roots today

(Thanks for the mention, way back when, +Jacques J.J. Soudan. Have you explored it much yet?)

This linked article recommends starting with examining and making child themes off of the default WP themes and after being comfortable with them, only going to Roots. Sounds like perfect timing for me. Not too soon and not too late.

I may not pull it into my production quite yet, but when the benefits outweigh what I'm currently using, that's when I see myself using roots as a standard theme to create a child theme from. 

When I tried this out previously, I found I couldn't go back to another theme afterwards without a lot of headache. I'm curious about the compatibility of moving away from Roots is these days.

#wordpress   #roots   #rootstheme   #programming   #whitelabelwordpress  

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Roots Shouldn’t Be Your First WordPress Theme – Roots
Evolution by Jakob Vogel from The Noun Project We love Roots, these people love Roots, even the US Government loves Roots. It was created to make your life easier as a WordPress developer, and is a collection of valuable tools for creating better websites even faster. But, much like most new skills it is usually …

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Quick WordPress Tip

Don't lose visitors to sites you're linking to!

You could check all your external site links to ensure they will open in a new tab/window…


You can load this plugin and select the setting to have all external links open in a new tab/window — and it's set for good.

Easy peasy.


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Have a wonderful weekend!


#wordpress   #pluginsforwordpress   #plugin   #tipsandtricks   #externallinks  

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External Links
The external links plugin for WordPress lets you process outgoing links differently from internal links.

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If you had the task of redesigning US Currency, what direction would you take?

If you had the task of redesigning US Currency, what direction would you take? Would you ditch all current convention or remix something we already use?

The Letter Society took on that task. Here is some of the re-imagined currency.

(Personally, I like what Jenn DiMenna did.)

#design   #redesign

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Creative Challenge: Redesign US Currency – HOW Design
If you think your latest design endeavor was difficult, consider one of the Letter Society’s latest design-related challenges: Redesign US currency.

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