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You May Be Losing Users If Responsive Web Design Is Your Only Mobile Strategy

We need to understand that, beyond any other goal, a mobile web experience must be lightning fast. Delivering a fast, usable and compatible …

10 Things I Learned From Taking 100 Usability Tests

Usability testing is a technique to evaluate a product or service by testing it with users. The users work on tasks while observers take notes, …

UX Design

The Science of Viral Content: Which Emotions Make Us Share?

<i>This post originally appeared on the Buffer blog.</i><p>Is creating the next viral hit on your marketing to-do list? If you’re in the marketing or social media industry, the answer is probably “Yes!” (and if you’re not, and the answer is probably still “Yes!”).<p>Campaigns that succeed are those that …

Revealing the Best Analytics Approach for WordPress Sites

Nobody wants to wander blind – that’s why eyes are in such high demand.<p>By “eyes” I mean website analytics, and the effective use of those eyes can …

Building your Platform on WordPress - The First Steps

Everyone’s Platform is Different<p>Yesterday I started my Platform series. My goal is to help you think about the platform you want to build – …

21 Ways to Make WordPress Fast

This post is from my talk at WordCamp Chicago and WordCamp Louisville – <i>21 Ways to Make WordPress Fast</i>. Slides are on SlideShare. Video from WordCamp …

The Ultimate Guide to WordPress Security

Hackers attack WordPress sites both big and small with over 90,978 attacks happening per minute. Fortunately, there are numerous ways you can protect …