effective-typography-rules 8 Rules for Creating Effective Typography design tips

8 Rules for Creating Effective Typography

Today we’re going to discuss something that is both a hot trend and timeless art: typography. The basic rules outlined below will help you become more aware of how you structure and use typography in your designs. Being conscious of these rules can improve nearly everything you create that contains a headline or major typographic…

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A Throwback to the Past: Retro Winamp Block

In mid-November, I happened upon a block plugin called Retro Winamp Block. As many of our readers know, I am always on the lookout for those WordPress extensions that remind me of the era when I first started using computers and exploring the web. The plugin seemed to fit the bill. It had “retro” in…

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school-newsletter-templates-768x500 25+ School Newsletter Templates 2022 design tips

25+ School Newsletter Templates 2022

A school newsletter template can help you create an effective way to bridge the gap between teachers, students, and parents to keep everyone updated on the latest news and upcoming events. If your school don’t have a newsletter yet or planning on revamping your old newsletter design, use these easy to use school newsletter templates…

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WP Tavern’s 2021 Year in Review

Abstract Lights by Marcus Kazmierczak A friend prompted me to fix an issue with the WP Tavern archives page a few days ago. Not all of 2021’s posts were visible. As I glanced over the updated list, I realized our team put in a lot of work for the year. In the day-to-day mix of…

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feminine-fonts 25+ Stylish Chic & Feminine Fonts for 2022 design tips

25+ Stylish Chic & Feminine Fonts for 2022

When it comes to designing items for a feminine brand, using the right type of font plays a key role in creating the ideal atmosphere for the entire design. This is especially true for designing logos, labels, packaging, and other branding designs for businesses in the beauty, fashion, and lifestyle industries. With the right feminine…

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pasted-image-0-770x500 Who is Post Status? design tips

Who is Post Status?

Here’s what we’ve learned about Post Status members and our broader audience. Back in December, we worked with Nicholas Petrosky of Promethean Research to design a survey to help us take a fresh look at our members and larger audience. (You can still take it if you missed it.) After a few weeks, we collected…

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Buy Paid Plugins Directly on WordPress.com

Buy Paid Plugins Directly on WordPress.com Seth McLellan For users on our Business and eCommerce Plans, plugins are a critical part of the WordPress.com experience. We’re always looking for ways to simplify the process of discovering and installing powerful WordPress plugins. As a result, we’re now making it possible to purchase certain plugins directly on the…

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