This week our range of topics includes page building, SEO tools, new apps, and highly informative articles about WordPress, UI and the future of the digital agency.
1. Wild and Interesting WordPress Statistics and Facts (2019)
Why click: We love WordPress. We love facts. Why not combine the two? Get your fill of interesting facts about WordPress.
Time: 4-5 min
Statistics are fun if they are packed nicely and clearly. They can change your view or understanding of any topic. WordPress is the Sun we revolve around, and “wild” WordPress statistics are extremely interesting to us, and we believe that they are to you as well.
2. 10 Painful UI Fails (And What You Can Learn From Them)
Why click: The user is always right! Learn how not to scare your users away.
Time: 2-3 min
Remember the good old days when you had unclear information on websites, terrible color schemes that could easily give you seizures and foreign pages whose offer to change the language was written in the same language? We do! Let’s not go back to those days, ok?. Avoid those terrible UI practices if you value your users.
3. 3 Ways The ‘Digital Agency’ Model Must Evolve
Why click: The world is changing, and so must we. Learn how to improve your digital agency to meet today’s standards.
Time: 3-4 min
“…brands today are winning and losing based on their ability to capitalize on technology.” Evolution or demise, there are only two ways forward. Let AdAge’s CMO help you with the former with an outstanding, challenging article.
4. Recreating the Asos Homepage With Neve, Elementor & Gutenberg
Why click: With the right tools, page building is easy. So easy, in fact, that you can even copy any awesome brand’s (*cough*, Elementor, *cough*) page. Learn how.
Time: 1 hour
Those funky sea dogs from ThemeIsle have released a new tutorial. We like it. Those guys promised an easy journey, and they delivered. Check out this highly informative, step-by-step walkthrough about how to recreate ASOS’s homepage, using plugins like Neve, Elementor, and Gutenberg, and don’t forget to say “Ahoy Mateys”.
5. Milkshake App
Why click: If you are an Instagram power user, aiming to promote yourself, this app is for you. Turn your link bio into an Insta website.
Time: 1 min
There is a new app every day, but not every app is worth noting. Envato’s Milkshake App is innovative and relevant. Turn your link bio into an Insta website. If you belong to the “…creators, game changers, trendsetters, go-getters, quiet achievers, thought leaders” group, then you definitely should try it out.
6. Surfer SEO Review
Why click: The art of SEO could be hard to master. That’s why helpful tools are always welcome. Check this cloud-based on-page optimization tool.
Time: 5-6 min
Authority Hacker’s review of SEO Surfer is full of praises. This nifty, little product is a cloud-based on-page optimization tool. “Meh” you might say, there are plenty of those around. But Surfer SEO is a correlational SEO tool which analyzes the top pages and gives you enough information to find the common reasons for their success. With it, there is a mighty chance that you’ll improve your ranking by optimizing your on-page SEO.