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Front End WordPress Development With CodePen

Easy Front End WordPress Development With CodePen

In this video, Darlene shows you how to make WordPress front end development easier using CodePen.

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How can you sell SSL profitably to your freelance web design clients?

A 1wd.tv student asked in our forums – How can you sell SSL profitably to your freelance web design clients? The Question: Hi Spence and 1WD, In your last webinar, you talked about where you purchase your SSL certificates and I was curious

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Lab Custom Dashboard Widget – Easily Add Info For Clients!

We are proud to announce the launch of a new plugin, the Lab Custom Dashboard Widget. This plugin adds a widget to your admin dashboard which can be used to add helpful information or videos to your client’s site. You can

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Sergiu Zaharie Made $350 From His First Client. What’s Your Story?

I wanted to share with you an amazing email I received from one of our scholarship recipients, Sergiu Zaharie.

Sergiu has proven, beyond a doubt, that anyone can succeed as a Freelance Web Designer, regardless of their AGE, LOCATION or EXPERIENCE.

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Float Multimedia On Your Desktop With Helium

This free app for OSX makes it super-easy to keep a resizable window full of any multimedia content on top of all other windows of your workspace.

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Simple Steps to Better Mobile Search Results

Google is making a small change to the way they represent mobile search results. Google’s update means that instead of the URL showing, you will see the site name instead.

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The WordPress Template Hierarchy – Headers

Spence introduces you to the WordPress Template Hierarchy and how to create a custom page template that uses a unique header.

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Hidden Google Image Search Design Tips

In this video, Cheryl shows you how you can do a search for images and logos using hidden tools in google images. This tool can be helpful when you need client logos or even if you need a quick placeholder

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Embed a YouTube Video to your WordPress Site Starting anywhere in the video

In this video, Cheryl shows you how you can have a youtube video start at any location on your wordpress site. Only interested in showing the last 30 seconds of a video? Just add a little bit of code or

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Add Favorites To A WordPress Site With One Click

In this video, Spence shows you how to add a favorite feature to any WordPress site.

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How Much Copy Should You Write on Your Homepage?

How Much Copy Should You Write on Your Homepage? It’s an important question, as here at 1wd.tv we believe you want to create a billboard, not a portfolio for your website. So what content goes on your homepage is crucial.

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WordPress Sticky Posts And Custom WP Queries

Spence introduces you to WordPress Sticky Posts and how to use them in conjunction with Custom WP Queries to create “magic”

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Reveal the ID of any WordPress Post

Spence shows you how to reveal the ID of any and all WordPress posts, as well as categories, tags, media files and more.

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Better User Search For WordPress

In this video, Spence shows you how to add a better user search capability for WordPress.

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How To Zoom In Your Mac Screen During Webinars

How To Zoom In Your Mac Screen During Webinars

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