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Machielle Thomas writes and curates web and email content for marketing professionals, small business owners, bloggers, and more.

How To Automate WordPress With Zapier

ALT: How to automate WordPress using Zapier WordPress integration. Repetitive tasks on any workflow can be tedious. That is especially true for WordPress users who have to accomplish specific tasks like updating orders in a...

10 Unique Uses of WordPress (Besides Blogging)

ALT-TEXT: What can you do with WordPress (besides blogging) According to W3Techs’ latest usage reports, over 42% of all websites use WordPress as their content management system. Starting as a blogging platform, WordPress has evolved...

Why WordPress (+ Plugins) Make a Great No-Code Tool

ALT: Person using a WordPress no-coding website builder with tools such as plugins and themes. With a projected growth of 23% for 2021, low or no-coding website builders are increasingly popular, especially for e-commerce stores...

Introducing Google Workspace

ALT: G Suite Updates: Introducing Google Workspace One of the most significant changes brought upon us by the 2020 pandemic was the shift to remote work. To keep up with the demand for online collaborative...

Everything You Should Know About Infographics and How To Make Them

ALT: How to make a good infographic Visual content marketing is crucial for marketers who want to capture interest in an already saturated digital world.  That is especially true for social media, where posts only...

Hacking Productivity — Productivity Tips for Your Business

Alt-Text: Photo of organized desk with various supplies arranged neatly.  Employees clock about eight hours a day. One could assume that they spend eight hours going through the tasks, maybe seven and a half if...

9 Freelancing Tips for a Successful Career

ALT TEXT: 9 Freelancing Tips for Professional Success Starting a freelance business can be highly rewarding. You work for yourself as your own boss, when you want, and where you want. Since the 2020 pandemic,...

WooCommerce Payments: What It Is and How To Use It

ALT: Person making a purchase online through WooCommerce Payments. Over 4.4 million e-commerce entrepreneurs use WooCommerce for their WordPress websites. WooCommerce released its efficient payment solution in 2020 — WooCommerce Payments. It’s a reliable replacement...

What’s New on Twitter in 2021: Twitter Blue, Spaces, and Super Follow

ALT: New Twitter features It has been fifteen years since the first tweet, and Twitter continues to be one of the top social media platforms to date. Known for delivering quick, bite-sized updates and trending...

Bluehost Security: How To Prevent Malware Attacks on Your WordPress Website

ALT: Bluehost Security: How To Remove Malware From Websites  WordPress powers more than 40% of the internet. Microsoft, Salesforce, Grammarly and Zoom, to name a few, use WordPress for their websites.  Although WordPress is a...

What Is the No-Code Movement? How No-Code Platforms Can Help Your Business Grow

Image Source ALT: Cartoon of three people fixing rectangular sheets on a screen to build a website.  The programming language cocktail and the never-ending bugs have pushed away interested individuals for decades. Without the knowledge...

What You Need To Know About Google FLoC and Your WordPress Website

ALT: What Is Google FLoC and How Does It Affect Your Website? Online advertisers and brands have been using third-party cookies to tailor their ads to the right user for years. But, with an increase...