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Boost Views With Sticky Scrolling + 30% OFF Sale!

Grab your reader's attention and have the most important things stick to the screen! Take advantage of our new Builder Sticky Scrolling feature, along with our promotional 30% OFF to increase your traffic and sales.

Previously only possible with custom codes, now you can easily make any element stick to the forefront of your site, as you scroll, using our Builder. Sticky Scrolling is primarily useful for grabbing a user's attention as it keeps an element of your choice visible in the viewport. Keep your sale promos, newsletter signups, featured images, and navigational menu bars front and centre.

Demos

  • Agency Landing Page: A landing page for agency or personal portfolio site. As you scroll down, the menu bar and large heading will stick on the screen to highlight each section.
  • Overlapping Product Layout: A landing page for a technology product that features stunning parallax scrolling and sticky scrolling effects as you scroll.
  • eCommerce Product Page: A single product layout that showcases the product info, specs, and gallery. As you scroll, the call-to-action buy box will stick on the side.

Sticky Scrolling can be found when you edit a module under the 'Animations Tab'. Here, you can set where a module sticks, and when it unsticks. Sticky Scrolling works with any row, sub row, and any module, from texts to images, and more.

30% Sale

Take advantage of our sale, or update to the latest framework version to start using Sticky Scrolling today!

  • Take 30% OFF any Themify product of your choice (excluding Lifetime Club) using Coupon Code: STICKY
  • Take $50 OFF the Themify Lifetime Club Membership (Retail Value: $249) using Coupon Code: STICKYLIFE

Sale ends Tuesday, September 25, 2018.

We're constantly looking to improve and enhance our Themify Builder to enhance your user experience. Let us know below what you think of our latest update. Thank you for your support and, as always, enjoy!

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Top 10 Contact Form Plugins For WordPress

Having a contact form on your site makes it simple for your clients and audience to interact with you. Choosing the right contact form plugin can be a bit daunting as there are so many to choose from. So we created this simple list of the top 10 best plugins out there to assist you in making the right choice.

Without any further ado, let's get right into it.

  1. WPForms

    WPForms

    WPForm is hailed as a beginner friendly contact form plugin for WordPress. It makes form building    easy as it comes with templates and a drag-and-drop builder for customizations. They include a multitude of addons enabling you to add features such a Paypal integration, Stripe, custom captcha, and geolocation data. There are many more addons available for the plugin so if there is something particular you'd like your form to do, it is likely that there is an addon for that available.

    Fee: This plugin has both a free and paid version. It is important to note that the paid version is a subscription, not a single purchase, so that should be kept in mind when making your purchase.

  2. Ninja Forms

    Ninja Forms

    Ninja Forms is a very popular form builder with a great drag-and-drop feature to create forms. It boasts features that are aimed at developers and professional site creators, such as the inclusion of webhooks. This allows developers to receive push notifications, which help them retrieve more data on the actions performed on a site or blog.

    Fee: The plugin is free, but it also has a subscription payment model that you can choose if you'd like access to their addons.

  3. Themify Builder Contact Addon

    Themify

    The Themify Builder Contact Addon is a hidden gem when it comes to contact form builders. Building forms with this addon is very simple with the inclusion of their drag-and-drop builder which has been tweaked and refined over many years. We should mention that you would need to use the Themify Builder Plugin or a Themify theme to use the Themify Builder Contact Addon.

    This plugin comes with a unique database management system for the submissions made so that you can access the submitted forms more easily. Themify's addon has been reviewed as very easy to use but with the ability to highly customize every element to your liking.

    Fee: The addon is a one-time payment, however updates and supports are available for one year. As WordPress is constantly upgrading and changing, so are the addons. After the first year, you can choose to update your addon or continue using it as is.

  4. Contact Form 7

    Contact Form 7

    Contact Form 7 is a very reliable form plugin. It's lightweight and works consistently, however there is no form builder and creating a form can be a bit more tedious than necessary. You will need to use a tag system to create and edit the forms, however this may be preferably for the more technically inclined as it will allow you more control over your forms with less use of your server resources.

    Fee: This plugin is completely free but there are third party plugins that you can use with it to add more features.

  5. Gravity Forms

    Gravity Forms

    Gravity Forms is a very interesting plugin as it provides a few features that you do not see in many form builders. These additional features are great to have, however many users may not need them. Here are a few:

    • The plugin allows you to perform calculations based on submitted field values which would be great for finance related companies and sites
    • A built in file upload option
    • A limit can be implemented to control how many entries are made to a form
    • The forms can be scheduled to control when data is collected

    Fee: This is a great plugin however there is no free version and is only available for a yearly subscription.

  6. JetPack Forms

    JetPack

    This is a module that you can activate in Jetpack so it comes in quite handy if you already have Jetpack installed.

    The form builder is very basic as it does not have addons available. But it does get the job done and helps to keep your plugin count low, thus saving you some server resource. One great feature is the module that adds a contact form button to your posts and pages so that you can easily add a new form on the fly.

    Fee: It is a free plugin but it has a subscription model available for those who really like it.

  7. Happy Forms

    Happy Forms

    Happy forms is a completely free plugin and provides a very reliable form builder. They even let you manage the responses received but what is really appealing about this builder is that it comes with a live preview feature. As a free plugin this is a premium feature to have available, so that makes it a considerable option.

    Fee: Free.

  8. Caldera Forms

    Caldera Forms

    Caldera Forms performs very well as a form builder providing features such as:

    • A drag and drop builder
    • Appointment booking
    • Credit card and PayPal payment forms
    • Additional addons

    Fee: This plugin is available for free and it has a premium version with a subscription model available.

  9. Pirate Forms

    Pirate Forms

    The plugin is actually called Contact Form & SMTP Plugin for WordPress by PirateForms but it is also called Pirate Forms online. This is another simple form builder but it has a built in SMTP feature that allows you to ensure responses are being sent to the correct email address.

    Fee: The free version only allows you to build one form to add to your pages or posts using a shortcode, but you gain the ability to add more forms using the paid version.

  10. Captain Forms

    Captain Forms

    Even though Captain Forms is last on the list, it is still a solid plugin that allows you to build a form from scratch or use a template. However the free version is limited to only having 3 forms created and there can only be 15 fields used in a form.

    Fee: Free, however there is a subscription version that provides more features such as:

    • Custom auto responders
    • Notifications
    • Custom SMTP
    • From Branching
    • Save and Resume

We hope you enjoyed this informative Top 10 List. We're eager to add more in the future and would love to know what other lists you'd like to see. Thanks in advance for the suggestions, and stay tuned for more!

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20 Best Themify Powered WordPress Sites!

Kick off the beginning of a new school and fiscal year right with a WordPress site revamp! We’ve handpicked the 20 best WordPress sites out there, featuring Ultra, Split, and Shoppe Theme, to get you inspired for a fall launch. From photography portfolios, architecture companies, tech start-ups, and eCommerce shops, there’s a little something for everyone.

Glean everything from the latest site trends, to hacks on how you can modify the themes to your every liking. Get started with your site inspo now!

Ps. We don’t discriminate when it comes to websites and we’ve featured some international ones - so make sure you turn on Google Translate to get the most out your inspiration session!

TOP 20 LIST

If you’ve got a unique Themify powered site that you’d love to share with us, please let us know by email. We’ll consider adding you to our next list of Top Sites!

  • min graphic screenshot Min Graphic
    Base Theme: Ultra
  • Dutch Country Organics screenshot Dutch Country Organics
    Base Theme: Ultra
  • Design Department screenshot Design Department
    Base Theme: Ultra
  • Camero Extreme screenshot Camero Extreme
    Base Theme: Shoppe
  • Gilded Agency screenshot Gilded Agency
    Base Theme: Ultra
  • Zilt ArchitectenScreenshot Zilt Architecten
    Base Theme: Ultra
  • Vera Blok Screenshot Vera Blok
    Base Theme: Corporate
  • Marian BoswallScreenshot Marian Boswall
    Base Theme: Ultra
  • Jamie English Screenshot Jamie English
    Base Theme: Ultra
  • By Weef Screenshot By Weef
    Base Theme: Ultra
  • Stan Wewnetrzny Screenshot Stan Wewnetrzny
    Base Theme: Ultra
  • One Afternoon Screenshot One Afternoon
    Base Theme: Ultra
  • Imperial Pathways Screenshot Imperial Pathways
    Base Theme: Ultra
  • Subrt Trans Screenshot Subrt Trans
    Base Theme: Ultra
  • lukasz Gawinski Screenshot Lukasz Gawinski
    Base Theme: Ultra
  • Zen Factory Screenshot Zen Factory
    Base Theme: Split
  • Lickerish Design Screenshot Lickerish Design
    Base Theme: Ultra
  • Simplifying Business Technology Screenshot Simplifying Business Technology
    Base Theme: Ultra
  • Carbonado Screenshot Carbonado
    Base Theme: Ultra
  • Birmingham Heritage Week Screenshot Birmingham Heritage Week
    Base Theme: Ultra

We encourage you to submit your own website powered by Themify on our showcase page. Who knows, maybe you’ll be featured next!

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How To Setup Automatic WordPress Backups Using UpdraftPlus

WordPress is an amazing tool to build and manage a website with minimal effort. However even the best of tools face issues from time to time. Sometimes, unforeseen problems can occur such as a theme update going wrong or maybe you have yet to protect your website and it gets hacked.

Whatever the reason, having your entire WordPress site become corrupted is something we hope you never have to deal with. But if you do, there are useful plugins that can help you recover your data. A popular one and the one we'll use in this tutorial is UpdraftPlus. UpdraftPlus can make backups of your WordPress site automatically and send it to an online storage medium of your choice. In this guide we'll explain how to setup your automatic WordPress backup with UpdraftPlus.

Installing UpdraftPlus

You can install UpdraftPlus just like you would any other plugin via the WordPress Admin panel > Plugins > Add New, then search for the plugin called updraftplus and click 'Install Now'.

Install the updraftplus plugin

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Themify’s Crazy 8th Anniversary Sale + Free Giveaway!

Anniversary 2018 Sale + Giveaway

Another year older, wiser, and crazier, in terms of pushing the envelope, we hope!

We'd like to celebrate our 8th Anniversary with you all by giving everyone a massive 40% OFF on everything and 8 Free Master Club Giveaways!

We want to thank you all for your support, for seeing us through some major framework updates, and for being a part of our tightknit community. We are happy to report that that number has grown by more than 11,000+ to a total of 83,000+ users today! We are always motivated by all the amazing sites and stories you all continue to share and we're excited to make our next year even better than before.

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Page Break, A New Builder Feature!

Ever create a page displaying a lot of media and written content? If that's the case then you've probably run into issues such as a slow loading times, or perhaps not enough visual imagery to balance out the text. Load pages faster and increase page views by using our new 'Page Break' feature!

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Introducing the New Sticky Scrolling! Get Master Club with a 30% discount code: STICKY OR $50 off Lifetime with code: STICKYLIFE