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Sneak Peek: The posts slider for 18tags Pro

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.

Storefront Pro version 5

Storefront Pro 5 is now out - it's a major update and now includes blazing fast WooCommerce live search. 

What’s new in Pootle Pagebuilder 4

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.

Pagebuilder LiveStyle – sneak peek video

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.

Full screen websites with Pootle Pagebuilder

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's an example of how it will look: https://www.pootlepress.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/02/full-width-rows-1.mp4

Introducing the Business Pack for Pootle Pagebuilder Pro

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.

How to create a photo carousel

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.

How to make your text pop

How to make your textPOP Here's a nice and easy way to make text pop on your pages - using Pootle Pagebuilder

Pro Skins for Storefront – walkthrough video

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

Our 2017 product release plan

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.

WooCommerce Builder – sneak peek video

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 easy for you to display your products in a more compelling way - and sell more of them! Because we are using Pootle […]

How to set up your WordPress home page

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.

New Storefront Pro promotional video

Here's a look at our new promotional video for Storefront Pro, the plugin that let's you customize every element of the WooCommerce Storefront theme.

This simple WooCommerce tip will help you sell more products (probably)

If you use WooCommerce and have a blog then it's a great idea to sometimes cross promote your products. This is especially useful if you blog or write posts that are related to your offering as your product is seen in context of your content. Here's a short video tutorial that shows you how to do it.

5 pro design ideas for your WordPress pages

5 pro design ideas for your WordPress pages Pootle Pagebuilder was recently ranked in the top 3 page builders by WordPress guru Pippin Williamson. And version 3.5 of Pootle Pagebuilder is our biggest update yet. Here's 5 simple tips that will help you create amazing looking pages. Read more about Pootle Pagebuilder Pro  Pixel perfect design For me, this is the most exciting upgrade in the Pootle Pagebuilder 3.5. Now you can move text around anywhere […]

Pagebuilder iPad app – sneak peak video

Here's a sneak peak video of our upcoming Pootle Pagebuilder iPad app. We think it's pretty cool and we hope you're going to love it. If you have any questions, please feel free to leave them in the comments below.

101 design customizations for WooCommerce Storefront

Here's 101 ways to customize the WooCommerce Storefront theme. Storefront is the official theme for WooCommerce, so it's a great theme to use if you want to build an online shop with WordPress. It's now been downloaded over 1.4 million times - so it's very popular, and for good reason.

How to get full width sliders when using Meta slider and Pootle Page builder

  Meta slider is a very popular free Slider plugin for WordPress, and here's a simple tweak that will enable you to have full width sliders when used with our free Pootle Page Builder plugin. Step 1 - Add the following css to your custom css Add the following CSS to your child theme. If you are not using a child theme then use the site origin css plugin to […]

How to link from a photo to open a PDF

Here's a simple tutorial on how to link from a photo to open a PDF. I get this question asked quite quite a bit, so I thought a little video tutorial was in order. I hope you find it useful.

18tags Pro sneak peek video – featuring the Pootle live editor

Here's a sneak peek video of the upcoming pro version of our WordPress theme 18tags. 18tags pro features our upcoming Pootle live editor (working title). The Pootle live editor is a lean, front end, drag and drop editor that makes it easy to create beautiful looking WordPress pages in minutes. The Pootle live editor will initially be launched as part of 18tags pro, and over time will be rolled out to all themes. Our design philosophy […]

How to set up WooCommerce Bookings for rental properties or hotel rooms

WooCommerce Bookings is a very powerful extension that adds the ability for online booking.  Now WooThemes have built a free add-on to Bookings designed to make it easier to sell rooms and apartments. The following videos show you how to set up WooCommerce Bookings and the Accomodation Bookings extension. These video tutorials are using the following plugins and themes WooCommerce pluginWooCommerce Bookings pluginWooCommerce Bookings accommodation pluginWooThemes Storefront themeStorefront Pro plugin […]

Introducing 18 tags – our new free WordPress theme

18 tags is our first WordPress theme. It's highly customizable and we've tried to make it very easy to use. Below are some videos that show you some of the key elements of 18 tags. I'll be putting some more in-depth tutorial together over the coming weeks. You can download 18 tags for free here.  How to customize the header and menus How to add social media icons and contact […]

5 free 2.5D parallax video backgrounds

Video backgrounds can really bring your pages to life. Here's 5 free 2.5D parallax video backgrounds that will work great on your website, especially if you are using the free pootle page builder plugin. These video backgrounds have been created from photos from unsplash.com. You are free to use them wherever you like. This effect is called 2.5D parallax. It's where you take a static photo and bring it to […]