Black Friday & Cyber Monday Discounts for WordPress in 2017

Each year, Cyber Monday and Black Friday mark the time of year when most WordPress sites run their largest discounts. This year won’t be any different. In this post, I round up the best Black Friday & Cyber Monday deals for WordPress so you can take advantage of all the biggest discounts.

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12 Free PSD Poster Mockups For Designers

Creating a poster for indoor or outdoor advertising is a really fun project for a designer. And with Photoshop PSD poster mockups you can actually see how your design will be presented as a framed print, wrapped canvas or even an outdoor billboard. In this article, I round up 12 free Photoshop PSD poster mockup templates that you can use to showcase your artwork.

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Avenir Font Family Free Download

Avenir is a sans-serif typeface (also known as font family) designed by Adrian Frutiger and released in 1988 by Linotype GmbH. The word Avenir is French for “future”.  As the name suggests, the family takes inspiration from the geometric style of sans-serif typeface developed in the 1920s that took the circle as a basis, such as Erbar and Futura. Frutiger intended Avenir to be a more organic interpretation of the geometric style, more even in colour and suitable for extended text, with details recalling more traditional typefaces such as the two-storey ‘a’ and ‘t’ with a curl at the bottom, and letters such as the ‘o’ that are not exact, perfect circles but optically corrected.

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How to Clear/Flush Your DNS Records

A very common issue you may encounter is when your local DNS resolvers cache a domain name to IP mapping. When you’re trying to go to the domain, it’s actually pulling up an old IP address (cached on your own computer) instead of looking for a new one and finding the correct record. In this article, I will show you the steps required to clear your cached DNS records.

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How to Fix cURL error 60: SSL certificate problem: unable to get local issuer certificate

“cURL error 60: SSL certificate problem: unable to get local issuer certificate” is a common error that occurs when your website tries to communicate with an external API via HTTPS and the SSL certificate on the server is not verified or properly configured. Although this error can be seen on any server you are more likely to see this issue on a localhost environment running on wampp/xampp.

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How to Resolve SMTP Error: Failed to connect to server: Connection refused (111)/Network is unreachable (101)

If you are setting up your WordPress site with a SMTP plugin or using the PHPMailer library for sending email from your web server, you might encounter this SMTP Error: Failed to connect to server: Connection refused (111)/Network is unreachable (101). It’s a common connectivity issue on most shared hosting servers. In this post I will explain the issue in detail and show you how you can resolve it to have a fully functional email/SMTP setup.

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Top Businesses Running on Stripe Payment Gateway

Stripe offers one of the most powerful tools for e-commerce services such as subscription, online store, on-demand marketplace, crowdfunding platform etc. Stripe integration is flexible, robust and scalable, which is why hundreds of thousands of companies are accepting payments with Stripe. In this article I put together a list of some of the top businesses running on Stripe payment gateway.

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Top Examples of Websites Powered by Squarespace

Squarespace is a powerful design platform for anyone looking to create a beautiful website. Whether you are running a business, blog or showcasing portfolio, you can do almost anything with Squarespace – template design, eCommerce, analytics, domain, hosting, galleries etc. In this article I have put together a list of the top websites that are currently using Squarespace.

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