It was once the case that most people working in website development had clearly defined roles within a development team, and they were rarely expected to overlap into other roles.
Things have changed. Now people may be expected to multi-task, and even in large organizations, job roles may be interchangeable between team members.
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Well, of course, we love WordPress for its usability, and most importantly, its wide array of third-party plugins optimized for pretty much everything to do with websites.
Come to think of it, we could spend a fortnight comparing different plugin categories, debating about the most essential one. However, if you’re honest, you’d acknowledge that nothing comes close to web design plugins especially when it comes to ecommerce sites.
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Created by Nice, Very Nice! the Instagram story template pack “Napali” contains 12 high-quality templates. The bundle is a useful tool for influencers, bloggers, marketers, brands, and storytellers aims to help promote e-commerce products, share deals and announcements or attract the attention of the followers. These templates are fully customizable and compatible with Adobe Photoshop and Sketch App.
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Everyone working in development is bound at some time to discover they've been shelling out good money for hosting an old website that has been forgotten about.
Rather than letting this investment go to waste, you could actually revive the old site by updating it. What you do with it after that is entirely up to you. You could sell it on to a new owner, monetize the content with advertising, use the site to promote a new product or service, or simply keep it as a portfolio example of your work.
The longer the site has been sitting around, the more work you will need to do to getting working well. What follows are the basic things you'll need to check and basic steps you can take to correct any problems you encounter.
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In the race to get your website to the top of the Google rankings, the majority of a typical development team's focus will be on front end design features intended to make the site stand out from its competitors.
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Once the most important part of any website design, the background of a site can be used in many ways to help create a better user experience.
Today, creating backgrounds properly is more difficult than it once was, and presents some new challenges, while restricting some of the potential that backgrounds otherwise would have.
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Score a hat trick with this trio of free World Cup football/soccer templates designed by BrandPacks. This collection features a free soccer flyer template, a rack card template (in two styles) and a poster template (in two styles). Each template boasts a sporty theme with vibrant colors and exciting photography, perfect for promoting football and soccer tournaments and related events!
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Graphic design clients come in a wonderful variety, but every designer has their tales of horror to tell about the treatment they've received from some clients. Much of the time trouble originates from misunderstandings, so if the potential for this can be reduced from the start, it will help avoid the resultant problems.
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