Reuben Walker aka mobileatom

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The ABCs of improving email deliverability

When it comes to email marketing, there is a critical question email senders concern themselves with: Did the recipient actually <i>read</i> the email? …

Marketing

6 tricky SEO challenges - and how to overcome them

Since the advent of search engines, the importance of SEO has only increased.<p>It’s important for every company to get the word out about their business while reaching an audience that matters. What business wouldn’t want to be found on the coveted page one, position one ranking in Google? However, …

SEO

Updates for WooCommerce: Added Support for New Orders

WooCommerce - ## What's New with WooCommerce Paralleling the customization offered by WooCommerce, you can now pass detailed information about line …

Project Management

Post Less, Boost Top Posts, and More: 14 Ways to Increase Your Facebook Page Engagement

Engagement on Facebook Pages has fallen by 70 percent since the start of 2017, according to BuzzSumo who analyzed over 880 million Facebook posts by …

Social Media Marketing

Demystifying Viewing Patterns • Yoast

Last update: 25 September, 2017<p>Post author<p>Michiel Heijmans View his other posts »<p>Category<p>User eXperience (UX) »<p>Tag<p>Design »<p>Have you ever monitored the …

Digital Design

Showcase a Grid of Photos on Your Homepage

Last year a group of friends and I took a much-needed getaway trip to the mountains of Colorado. Naturally, I had to design a website for this event …

Web Design

Managing access to Yoast SEO with SEO roles • Yoast

Managing user roles in Yoast SEO 5.5<p>It’s always been a challenge to use Yoast SEO in a larger site environment. As an admin, you’d have to choose …

SEO

Automate WooCommerce with Zapier and increase efficiency

Business ownership is a steady stream of satisfying milestones and ever-expanding to-do lists. Whether a budding WooCommerce entrepreneur or a …

Project Management

How WordPress Sites Get Hacked (And What to Do About It)

Having your WordPress site hacked is one of the biggest nightmares for any website owner.From one moment to the next, your site is shut down. Traffic …

Security

Google Slides now has add-ons, and lets you import ideas from Keep

Google Slides just got a major overhaul. In addition to tighter integration with Google Keep, as well as third-party services like Shutterstock and Adobe Stock, it now lets you link elements between presentations, and comes with some major design and functionality tweaks.<p>This update makes it super …

Google

The All-New Guide to CSS Support in Email

Fun fact: It’s more than a decade since the Guide to CSS Support in Email was first released.<p>Not so fun fact: It has been nearly 4 years since our …

Web Development

5 Tips for a Faster, Safer WordPress Website

Website and application visitors expect their online experiences to be both fast and secure. This is especially true as websites and applications are …

Web Design

Improve Your Email Writing with These 9 Helpful Posts

Looking for email writing tips?You’ve come to the right place.Grammarly’s blog has featured several recent posts on all things email writing. Our aim …

Etiquette

Why WordPress and Mobile Go Hand in Hand

The smartphone created revolutionary advancements in existing technologies and development processes. Today, the extent of the mobile app development …

Mobile

How to choose keywords that'll attract traffic • Yoast

Competition is key<p>Whether you should go after long tail keywords, which are specific and consist of multiple words, or after head terms largely …

SEO

Download Free Vectors, Photos, Icons, Fonts and Videos

Free Photos, Vectors, Icons, Fonts and Videos<p>Thousands of files for personal and commercial use<p>Featured photos<p>Choose from thousands of photos …

The Ideal Cover Photo Size for Each of the Major Social Media Platforms

One of the first few things people see when they visit your social media profiles is your cover photo.<p>Whether it’s your Facebook Page, LinkedIn …

Tutorials

Vimeo acquires Livestream, launches its own live video product

After abandoning its plans to launch a subscription video-on-demand business earlier this year, IAC-owned streaming video site Vimeo announced today that it’s acquiring the live video streaming platform, Livestream, and launching its own live streaming product, Vimeo Live. The move to integrate …

Televisions

Microsoft updating OneDrive with better web UI and sharing options

Microsoft is unveiling future changes to its OneDrive cloud storage service today at the company’s Ignite conference in Orlando. The software giant is improving the web interface of OneDrive, with a cleaner UI and the ability to easily see what content has been shared with others with a new people …

Microsoft

How to use Apple’s terrific document scanner in iOS 11

You don’t need a separate app anymore<p>One of the most useful tricks in Apple’s iOS 11 update is found inside the Notes app: it’s a document scanner. If there’s a business card, receipt, or any other document you want to save or mark up, this tool makes getting it on your iPhone or iPad dead simple. …

iOS

4 promising open source projects for 2018

This year has been a year of massive growth in open source. While almost any developer knows frameworks such as React and projects like Docker (moby), in 2017 the number of open source projects on GitHub grew from around 35 million to over 62 million.<p>As open source is expected to continue to grow …

JavaScript

Twitter says it’s holding Trump to the same standards as everyone else, but also not, because he’s POTUS

On Saturday (Sept. 23), North Korea’s foreign minister addressed the United Nations (video). That prompted US president Donald Trump to put out a tweet which North Korea said was a declaration of war.<p>The White House soon clarified that it was absolutely not a declaration of war, but for some it was …

North Korea

8 Design Principles To Live And Die By, According To Facebook, IBM, Pentagram, And More

Buck the trend and never be mediocre.<p>Most designers have a set of principles upon which they loosely base their work. Dieter Rams, famously, had 10. But how often do you satisfy all of these tenets of your practice at once? Once in a while, if you’re lucky.<p>So we asked eight prominent designers who …

Design Thinking

Why designers should learn to code — or at least consider it

It’s an old question: should designers code? And it gets a lot of people riled up whenever brought up in a conversation.<p>So, why are we still talking about it?<p>Well, there’s a few reasons as to why, but it’s mostly because of the reality that, now more than ever, companies are searching for designers …

Programming

LinkedIn profiles are coming soon to your Microsoft work apps

Microsoft wants to grow your LinkedIn network with everyone you collaborate or converse with, so it’s adding ‘Profile Cards’ to its Office 365 apps for making quick connections.<p>The new feature, which will surface your contacts’ LinkedIn profiles in Microsoft services starting next month, should …

Microsoft

Cloudflare promises free DDoS protection for everyone

Content delivery network service Cloudflare turns seven this week, and is celebrating by offering its customers free protection from distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attacks.<p>That means that if someone tries to take your site down by blasting it with traffic – like how GitHub has been attacked …

Daily Stormer

Instagram now gives you more control over who can comment on your posts

Instagram is introducing a few new tools today to help make comments more bearable. Mainly, the company is finally giving users more control over who can actually comment on posts.<p>Previously, Instagram comments were all or nothing – either you allowed people to comment on your posts, or you didn’t. …

Instagram

Mozilla's Firefox Quantum browser is ridiculously fast

Mozilla today announced that its significant overhaul of the Firefox browser — called Firefox Quantum — had entered the beta stage, making it tantalisingly close to a general consumer release.<p>Firefox Quantum isn’t an incremental release, but rather a significant step forward for the enduring …

Software

Twitter testing 280 character tweets

Twitter is testing a new feature that will double the character limit of tweets — which means you may soon have 280 characters to play with.<p>According to Twitter, it made the changes to address the frustration most people have with trying to fit their thoughts into a 140-character limit. About 9 …

Emotions

Do Links Still Matter for SEO in 2017?

In today’s post, I’ll show you data from three different dates over the past year that illustrate why links remain a powerful ranking factor. I’ll …

SEO