The WordPress Wizard Guide to Creating Systems

Building systems is a big part of what I do as a developer, and systems thinking is useful for a whole variety of things. Today a post I wrote on automating your food went live over at the Food Brood site as part of Money Month. I’m taking over the SMART Meals for Busy Cooks

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A Home Page Without Sliders; Fantastic Hello

I held off on writing about this layout until the end because, as the eagle-eyed among you will have noticed, it’s the layout I use. No secret I like this one. Fantastic Hello At first glance it looks a lot like the standard “Big slider, some intro text, job done” home page which I just

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A Homepage Without Sliders; Clear Connection

Let’s say you have a goal for your business. In fact, lets say you have a couple of goals but one of your immediate ones is you’d really really like more people signed up for your newsletter, so that you can contact them about promotions and all the cool stuff you’re doing at any point

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A Home Page Without Sliders; The Map

Since we’ve established that sliders are not the best use of your home page (or any page, for that matter. I remain an anti-fan) you could be forgiven for wondering what you’re meant to put there instead. There are as many options for home pages as there are flavours of gelato, but unlike gelato there

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