Though WordPress is by far one of the most secure content management systems (CMS) around, it's popularity makes it vulnerable to attacks. In fact, each day Google blacklists approximately 10,000 websites for suspicious activity, and you had better believe numerous WordPress websites are included on these lists.
Despite the obvious risks, many WordPress website owners fail to worry about their own site's security until something terrible happens. They are then left to deal with the aftermath of a hack attack or malware infection.
Particles.js is a free script created by Vincent Garreau that can be used to add fun animated elements to the background of your WordPress Theme and Themify Builder row elements. There are a number of ways to implement this script, such as plugins, child themes or custom functions. However, the following tutorial will show you how to add particles to any Builder row of your existing site with a few simple clicks.
To start, you will need a WordPress site with an active Themify theme using the Themify Builder, and a page created with a Builder row where you want the particles to appear. Check out the demo to see how it turns out!
Creating an effective landing page is essential for any business. Finding the perfect blend of showcasing relevant content, a clear call-to-action while creating an eye-catching layout are key elements when doing this. But for many users, simply having the creative vision isn't enough - you need the perfect tool to help turn it into a reality. (more…)
You have got a brilliant website ready – all dressed up in a stunning (and feature-packed) theme, powered with a handpicked retinue of premier plugins, and awesome content just waiting to wow your audience…
…but they'll probably never see it; unless you get your site indexed by the major search engines.
Despite seeming that way, search engines aren’t all-powerful and omnipotent. They can’t automatically know your site’s existence and display you as a relevant result if a user enters a search query. You have to take the first step forward in this partnership and tell the search engines about your website in a process called indexing.
A popular feature that's used by many sites is full height. It's applied on certain sections/rows to create a clean, simple design. However, although it looks nice, this feature requires you to scroll through your site to ensure that your visitors does not miss any information. A technique used to encourage users to continue to scroll, is by adding a scroll-to-next button. This could be an icon, an image, or just a plain arrow down button. We've made this tutorial to showcase how you can create your own scroll-to-next section button on any row on your site using the Themify Builder plugin or any Themify theme. (more…)
With Google now favouring mobile friendly sites, creating responsive sites have never been more important. But making sure that your site looks good on all devices can be tricky, especially with background images. For this tutorial, we're going to explain how background images varies in different devices, and how the Builder background position option can help fix this issue.