WordPress themes are very popular with users of this open-source platform primarily because the theme defines the look and feel of your website and the functions within the template carry your content forward to the eyes of your readers. In October 2012, WebDevStudios COO, Lisa Sabin-Wilson, presented “Oh, the Themes You’ll...Continue Reading Oh, the WordPress Themes You’ll Do!
“How do I love thee? Let me count the ways.” The poet Elizabeth Barrett Browning had it right. There are many ways to love. There are also many ways and reasons to love WordPress. It’s free. It’s an open-source platform to which anyone can contribute. It connects people. As...Continue Reading Reasons Why We Love WordPress
In 2017, WebDevStudios (WDS) was present at 16 WordCamps. Some we attended, while at others we conducted sessions or volunteered in some capacity. That’s just one of several ways WDS gives back to the WordPress community. As 2018 has just begun, our first WordCamp of the year is WordCamp Phoenix, February 16-17....Continue Reading Our First Event of the Year Is WordCamp Phoenix 2018
One of the best things about working at WebDevStudios (WDS) is our amazing team of WordPress experts, developers, and enthusiasts. Our WDS family is comprised of talented, passionate, smart (and often snarky) people, and it’s always a pleasure to add one more to the group. Meet Scott Tirrell. He joins...Continue Reading Meet Our New WordPress Backend Developer!
The holiday season is already upon us, but it’s never too late to check your eCommerce website to make sure that it is ready for the crowds of online shoppers. We turned to our in-house experts for some quick and easy tips. Here are some ways you can equip your...Continue Reading Expert Tips for Handling Holiday eCommerce Traffic
What better way to end 2017 than attending WordCamp US (WCUS) in Nashville and bringing together 10 WebDevStudios (WDS) teammates for a memorable bonding experience? Nothing! There’s no way better than that. The last weekend of November (and the first weekend of December) was spent networking, sharing, laughing, and getting...Continue Reading WordCamp US in Nashville Was Awesome
Since 2014, WebDevStudios (WDS) has participated in holiday charity fundraising, either by raising money company-wide or by creating a charity challenge in which teams compete to raise the most money for their selected nonprofit. Here are our charity fundraising stats from 2014 to 2016: $2,390 donated to Code for Progress...Continue Reading ‘Tis the Season for Holiday Charity Fundraising!
We are pleased to announce the addition of Shayda Torabi to the WebDevStudios (WDS) team. Shayda will fill the role of Director of Marketing beginning today, December 1st, as she joins a group of nine WDS teammates at WordCamp US. Shayda has over 10 years of experience with WordPress, and she comes to WDS...Continue Reading Shayda Torabi Joins WebDevStudios
The third annual WordCamp US (WCUS) is being held in Nashville, TN, December 1-3. And for the first time ever, nine WebDevStudios (WDS) team members will be there together. This is a big deal for so many reasons. One, nine of us in the same spot at the same time...Continue Reading A Bunch of Us Will Be in Nashville for WordCamp US!
In a world of roller coasters and Disney characters, WordPress heroes will assemble for a weekend of education, networking, and maybe just a little of fun. November 11-12, 2017, WordCamp Orlando takes place at UCF Rosen College of Hospitality Management in south Orlando. Specially created with a superhero theme, this...Continue Reading Who Needs Amusement Parks When There’s WordCamp Orlando?