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WooBuilder version 2 enables you to create beautiful WooCommerce Single Product pages, and reuse your designs as templates for all your products.
One of the things I loved most about the Woothemes Canvas theme was it’s in-built magazine template. This includes a lovely post slider where you could select which posts to feature. So coming soon is the new Posts Slider for 18tags Pro and we’ve made it incredibly easy to implement.
WooCommerce Storefront Pro Wishlists lets your customers save their products into a wishlist so they can view and purchase them later on.
Woothemes Canvas is no longer being developedHow we migrated to a new theme We received confirmation this week that WooThemes Canvas is no longer being developed and that WooCommerce (formally WooThemes) are advising customers to start looking at moving their sites across to a new theme.
Version 5 of Pootle Pagebuilder Pro includes pre-built template blocks, including a few specifically built for WooCommerce Storefront. This post shows you examples and how to use them on your website.
What's new in Pootle Pagebuilder Pro. This is a major update that contains a whole bunch of cool new features, including Pootle Cloud, better Mobile handling and Full width content rows.
Pootle Pagebuilder Pro 5 gives the ability to create, and reuse template blocks on any website - here's how it works.
Storefront Pro 5 is now out - it's a major update and now includes blazing fast WooCommerce live search.
This short video tutorial shows you 'step by step' how to customize the WooCommerce Shop with no coding required.
Search is incredibly important for Ecommerce websites, and the quicker the better. So in the next release of Storefront Pro you'll have a new option to turn on Live Search.
Apologies to my British customers last week, who may well have had a terrible fright when they were reading their morning paper, only to see my face staring back at them.
Hot off the press, here's 10 newly born websites built with our WooCommerce Storefront Pro plugin.
This simple tutorial below shows you how to create a lovely effect, where you have moving text on a static background image.
Here's a very very early first look at something we are developing for Pootle Pagebuilder Pro customers. PootleCloud will let you save your designs to the cloud so that you can reuse them, either on the website you are working on, or any website that you choose :)
We've just launched Storefront Pro SalesPop, a free add on module for Storefront Pro customers that displays real time notifications of recent orders on your WooCommerce Storefront website.
We've just released version 4 of Pootle Pagebuilder and here's what's new. The major change is we've improved how row / content block settings are made.
This is one of the most exciting updates that we've ever released. Pootle Pagebuilder LiveStyle will give you instant, realtime previews of all your design changes. Here's a video that shows you how it works.
A couple of days ago WooCommerce version 3 was released. Today we are releasing Storefront Pro version 4.3, and here are instructions to make sure things run smoothly for you.
The biggest request we've had since launching Pootle Slider last year is to have more control over the height of slideshows. So we are introducing this in the next release (late April / early May).
In both Storefront Pro and 18tags Pro we've added a setting whereby you can set your logo to be inline and centered within your primary navigation.
Here's a short and easy tutorial that shows you how to add your social media icons into Pootle Pagebuilder.
Here's a really nice effect that you can achieve with a little css. How to add a coloured hover card effect to Pootle Pagebuilder content blocks.
Last week we quietly rolled out a new release of Pootle Pagebuilder. Version 3.7.2 has a number of 'under the hood' improvements, but also some exciting features.
Here's a code snippet that you can use to add a 'read more' link automatically to excerpts when using the Pootle Pagebuilder blog customizer. Just add the following code to your functions.php file in a child theme.
I've been asked a few times recently how Storefront Pro and Pootle Pagebuilder Pro fit together, so here's a quick explanation.
It’s entirely possible for you to build your own WordPress website building business if you come from a graphic design background. Don’t be put off by anything you might read. You can do it and here's how.
This post gives a high level technical overview of how we built Storefront Pro skins. With Storefront Pro skins you can now create, save and reuse designs.
Make your WooCommerce Storefront website more visually exciting with this little trick Here is a nice little effect that you can use on your WooCommerce Storefront Pro website. We call it 'hide header until scroll'.
Full screen websites with Pootle Pagebuilder In the next release of Pootle Pagebuilder (coming soon) we are introducing a new setting that will let you create a full screen row, so whatever the size of the screen the row will cover the full height. This can create some stunning effects :) Here'
Here's a look at the new Business Pack that comes as FREE with Pootle Pagebuilder Pro. The business Pack includes a number of new drag and drop modules. Modules included, number counter, accordian, tabs, testimonials and maps.
I saw a really lovely website last week where each page had a unique color scheme - here's how to achieve the same thing in 3 each steps with Storefront Pro.
How to create a lovely full screen slider effect for your WooCommerce Storefront home page.
Pagebuilder Pro comes with a number of pre-built templates and here's live demo's of the templates that are currently bundled.
Here's a nice and simple video tutorial that shows you how to create an unsplash.com style photo gallery using Pootle Pagebuilder Pro.
How to create a photo carousel Here's a video tutorial that shows you how to create a great looking photo carousel for your website using Pootle Pagebuilder Pro.
Here's a short video tutorial on how to create a card layout using Pootle Pagebuilder.
How to make your textPOP Here's a nice and easy way to make text pop on your pages - using Pootle Pagebuilder
Here's 50 WooCommerce Storefront websites that have built using our Storefront Pro plugin. Storefront Pro let's you customize every aspect of the Storefront Theme.
Here's a sneak peek at a new plugin we've built called Storefront Pro Skins. Pro Skins let's you create, save and reuse designs you create using Storefront Pro. Pro Skins is now available for free for Storefront Pro subscribers. Here's the video walkthrough
Building a one page website is easy with Pootle Pagebuilder Pro. Here's a short tutorial that shows you how to do it.
We've got some very exciting products coming out in the next few months, here's the current plan of what coming in the first quarter.
Here's a short video tutorial that shows you how to add subtle animations into your WordPress pages and posts
WooCommerce Builder for Pootle Pagebuilder ProThe 'Drag and Drop' page builder for WooCommerce UPDATE! WOOCOMMERCE BUILDER IS NOW AVAILABLE - CLICK HERE TO READ MORE Here's a sneak peek video of our upcoming WooCommerce builder for Pootle Pagebuilder Pro. The aim of WooCommerce Builder is to make it
We are moving to Freemius licencing for Storefront Pro (version 3.5 users and earlier) If you use our Storefront Pro plugin (version 3.5 or earlier) we are moving from WooCommerce to Freemius to handle software licencing. If you purchased Storefront Pro version 4.0 then you are already using Freemiu
Here's a nice easy way to set up your WordPress home page. This short video tutorial shows you how to add a banner across the top, icons and features, and blog posts.