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Connect or Disconnect Canva with Mailchimp

Mailchimp

In this video, you’ll learn how to connect and disconnect Canva with Mailchimp, so that you can begin to import designs into Mailchimp’s Content Studio. Be the first to see our newest videos! Subscribe to...

How to sell recurring coaching services

ConvertKit

If you want to increase your impact and revenue as a coach, your next step should be developing a high-end coaching program. These are programs with a specific topic and method spread out over a...

How to price a paid email newslette

ConvertKit

Starting a paid newsletter is easy. In half an hour, you can create a newsletter from scratch and begin collecting email addresses. But there are a few decisions you need to make first. One of...

9 simple newsletter writing best practices

ConvertKit

Our inboxes are overflowing. In fact, the ave American working sends and receives 126 emails per day. As a creator, your job is to create a newsletter that is enjoyable for your readers and encourages...

Dial Up Your Website

Mailchimp

Join Mailchimp Partner Larissa Uredi as she walks you through our easy-to-use website builder. She’ll provide 4 tips on creating an effective site that promotes your business. Learn how to communicate the right messages up...

How to Build Mega Menus in WordPress

Theme.co

Who here likes their menus *mega*? I see you raising your hand in the back of the class. In this video, we’ll explore Cornerstone’s new dropzone-powered Dropdown, Modal, and Off Canvas Elements, which allow you...

How to start a coaching business

ConvertKit

Having trouble starting your coaching business? It’s time to embrace your gifts and positivity impact the world with your coaching services. Find out how to create a coaching business that fits your ideal workalike, empowers...

Newsletter design trends

ConvertKit

Today we’re waving goodbye to boring newsletters and digging into email and newsletter design trends your readers are going to love. Get ready to uncover the best email designs of 2021 so you can increase...

Turn your blog posts into an eBook

ConvertKit

If you have a blog, you might already have an ebook on your hands. Find out how to take your existing content (ie- your top blog posts) and turn them into an ebook that makes...

Loopers: Nesting Repeaters with ACF Pro

Theme.co

We have arrived! In the third (and final) installment of our series on using Loopers with ACF Pro, we explore the concept of Repeaters, which give us the ability to loop through custom lists of...

Loopers: Setting up an ACF Pro Gallery

Theme.co

In the second of our three-part series on combining ACF Pro with Loopers, we’ll dig deeper into working with multi-dimensional fields using the “Gallery” post field. We’ll discuss how to setup Providers and access that...

Loopers: Getting Started with ACF Pro

Theme.co

Loopers, loopers, loopers. It seems to be all anyone is talking about around here lately…and with good reason. Loopers open up so many possibilities when working on design patterns for your website, which is why...

Effect Deconstruction

Theme.co

From simple to advanced, effects can add just the right touch to your website. In this video, we do an in-depth walkthrough of a more advanced interaction effect that requires us to break down our...

Tags, Groups, Segments

Mailchimp

Your audience data is one of the most valuable tools you have for improving your marketing and growing your business. With every new purchase from your website and each additional newsletter signup you’re gathering data...

List Elements Overview

Theme.co

Have your lists got you feeling listless? Are your bullets bumming you out? If so, you might be a good fit for our new List Elements! The four variations in the Element Library are the...

Loopers: More Fun with Provider Types

Theme.co

Not but a fortnight (yes, we’re bringing that word back) on from our last major release and we’re already back with a collection of all-new tools for you to leverage in Looper Land. This latest...

How to use landing pages to promote your work

ConvertKit

Landing pages are your secret weapon. A great landing page can boost your conversions, grow your audience, and build trust and loyalty with visitors. And the best part? Great landing pages are easy to design...

The benefits of email marketing

ConvertKit

When a subscriber opens an email in their inbox, it leads to more sales than any other marketing tactic. Social media, SEO, and paid marketing can’t beat the proven benefits of email marketing. Email marketing...

6 best practices for podcast landing pages

ConvertKit

Podcasts as increasingly becoming an important piece of creators’ marketing strategy. But with so many being published every day, you might be wondering “How can I stand out and get people to listen to my...

Element Condition Expressions

Theme.co

When we released Element Conditions, it opened up a whole new realm of possibilities when designing layouts across our family of Builders. But we weren’t content to just stop there. With this latest release, you...

How to Get Your Email to the Inbox

Mailchimp

Email marketing helps you connect with your audience to promote your brand and increase sales. But before you ever hit send on your campaign, there’s a lot that happens behind the scenes to ensure your...

Better Headers: Content Scrolling

Theme.co

This video is an update to our original “Content Scrolling” video posted a little over a year ago. In this latest video, we discuss how the Content Scrolling feature of Bars has been updated to...

Design Experiences with Customer Journeys

Mailchimp

All of us here at Mailchimp know just how essential it is to create experiences for your customers based on who they are and how they interact with your business. Our new customer journey feature...

Grow Your Audience with Signup Forms

Mailchimp

The foundation of a great marketing plan is an audience of contacts who want to hear from you and engage with your brand. But how do you attract new contacts to join your audience? In...

How to Import + Organize Contacts

Mailchimp

The key to great marketing is personalization. The more you know about your audience, the more relevant, timely, and customized your messages can be! Mailchimp offers powerful and flexible tools that help you build and...

New User Orientation

Mailchimp

New to Mailchimp? We know using a new system can be intimidating, and you might not know where to begin. In this webinar, we’ll walk you through the basics so you know what to expect...

Loopers: Using Multiple Consumers

Theme.co

As we have been learning in our Looper Series, the Looper Module is broken up into two different parts: Providers and Consumers. In this video we explore when you would want to approach a design...

Loopers: Using Multiple Providers

Theme.co

Leveraging multiple Looper Providers in your designs can allow you to explore powerful new layout possibilities with your website. Follow along as we show just how easy it is to setup a “magazine” layout using...

Loopers: Provider Types

Theme.co

When working with Loopers, there are different “Provider” types that you can use to access information from your WordPress installation. Follow along as we unpack these Looper Provider Types and explore how and when you...

How to create an email sequence

ConvertKit

Email sequences are relationship-building automated emails that pull your audience through your email marketing funnel to convert to them customers. Find out how to create an effective email sequence for your creative business today. To...

How to create a newsletter landing page

ConvertKit

To start collecting email subscribers, you can use a newsletter landing page to attract visitors and keep your brand top-of-mind. Find out how to deliver consistent value to your audience by creating a landing page...

Loopers: Introduction & Your First Loop

Theme.co

Have you ever wanted to have full stylistic control over the output of some recent posts on your website? Perhaps you’ve wanted to showcase a select few featured products from your WooComerce shop on your...

Themeco 101: Effects Module

Theme.co

Follow along as Kory takes you on a deep dive of the powerful Effects Module. This incredible collection of effects options (all native) are unlike anything else on the market and will completely transform the...

Themeco 101: A Guided Tour of the Builder

Theme.co

Let’s talk about Cornerstone. As the name would suggest, Cornerstone is the backbone to your site building activities. In X, Cornerstone is installed a separate plugin (included with your purchase of X) whereas in Pro...

How to grow your email list for free

ConvertKit

Many people talk about email marketing as if it’s the secret to success as a creative business owner. They’re not wrong. Email can do amazing things for your business, but the biggest challenge most creators...

Unique digital product ideas for your niche

ConvertKit

Digital products offer creators the ability to earn scalable passive income. But the hardest part of getting this strategy in place is coming up with those profitable digital product ideas to take your passive income...

How to create a newsletter in 30 minutes

ConvertKit

From high ROI to higher engagement rates than social platforms, email marketing is one of the best ways to generate interest in what you’re promoting or selling. But you still need a strong foundation to...

How to create a paid newsletter

ConvertKit

Thinking of launching your first paid newsletter—but not sure where to start? We’ve pulled together everything you need to create and launch your first premium newsletter, with plenty of examples to get you started. And...

How to Set Up Navigation Menu Item Icons

Theme.co

Want to spruce up the navigation of your website with some lovely looking icons? Well now you can! In this short video, you’ll discover the exact simple steps to take to beautify your navigation menu...

How to Connect or Disconnect ShopSync

Mailchimp

In this video, we will review how to connect and disconnect ShopSync. To install Shopsync, we will login into our Shopify store. From there, we will click Apps, then visit the Shopify App Store. Find...

Set up Email Domain Authentication

Mailchimp

In this video, you’ll learn how to set up DKIM authentication for an email domain managed outside of Mailchimp. Authentication is critical for the delivery of your emails to your recipients’ inboxes. Using Domain Keys...

Timewarp In Mailchimp

Mailchimp

t’s just a jump to the left and then a step to the right. Timewarp is the easy way to make sure your contacts all over the world get your email campaigns at the right...

How to Set Up Templates + Campaigns

Mailchimp

As an all-in-one marketing platform, Mailchimp helps you share emails, ads, and other messages with your audience. We call these messages “campaigns.” We make it easy to create and launch marketing campaigns that help you...

Performance Tips: Critical Path CSS

Theme.co

In the latest in our Performance Tips series, Christopher extols the virtues of Critical Path CSS to help you extract even more performance gains out of your website. Never heard of Critical Path CSS? Fear...

Performance Tips: Minifying HTML, CSS & JS

Theme.co

Let’s talk about how to minify your web assets. This is an important part of any performance optimization initiative, and in this video, Christopher walks you through a simple way to go about it. This...

Performance Tips: Reducing Plugin Load

Theme.co

Use WordPress plugins on your website? They could be slowing your site down on pages that they’re not even being used on. Stinks, I know. So here’s Christopher, with a handy solution to reduce unnecessary...

Performance Tips: Image Optimization

Theme.co

Hate slow loading websites? We hear you, literally. It’s one the questions we get asked about a LOT. So Christopher is here to give you some tips on keeping your images lean, to bring those...

How to Create Vertical Sticky Text

Theme.co

Have you ever wanted to add vertical text alongside images, or other column content, to bring your designs to life? Well you’re in luck, because in this video, Christopher shows you how you can create...

Creative Contact Forms (Part 4)

Theme.co

Jade is back with an all new and exciting video in her series on Creative Contact Forms. In this monster of a video, you’ll discover an abundance of techniques at play, including creating split diagonal...

Fade-In Effects Using CSS Animations

Theme.co

In this video, Christopher shows you how to use simple CSS animations to create fade-in effects for text, images, buttons, columns, rows, or anything else you want to animate on your website! He walks you...

Troubleshooting PHP Error Messages

Theme.co

Suffering with “White Screen of Death” syndrome? Got WordPress install issues and don’t know why? Suffer no more, and join Christopher as he walks you through the simple steps you can take to identify the...

Creative Contact Forms (Part 3)

Theme.co

Let’s continue on with Creative Contact Forms! This time Jade will walk you through multi-step forms, which are great when you want to break up a longer form and display it in bite sized chunks...

Creative Contact Forms (Part 2)

Theme.co

Jade’s back with another dose of contact form goodness, as she walks you through another design. Better yet, follow the process she uses to take the stock form styling and use a little CSS magic...

Product Tables (Apple) | re:PRO

Theme.co

Another day, another episode of “re:PRO.” Today we’ll dissect the AirPods comparison page from Apple’s website, which features a few well designed sections with a unique pricing table sandwiched in between. We think you’ll be...

Creative Contact Forms (Part 1)

Theme.co

In this video, Jade kicks off a new series all about Contact Forms! Feel sad and lonely about your dull and uninspiring contact form no more, as Jade will bring a little magic to your...

Working With Content Area Elements

Theme.co

Love the flexibility that Content Area Elements provide but hate coding? Wish there was an easy way to use the builders inside modal elements, off canvas navigation etc? Well sizzle my sausages, Ben has gone...

Section Dividers (Part 3)

Theme.co

Join Ben in this climactic episode on Section Dividers as he explores the world of SVGs, showing you how to create awesome and unique styling for your pages.

Creative Columns (Part 4)

Theme.co

Jade’s back with another installment of Creative Columns! And in this episode, she walks you through a simple zoom effect that you can apply to your column’s backgrounds to really bring them to life!

Creating Section Dividers (Part 2)

Theme.co

In the second installment of our series on Section Dividers, Ben shows you how you get creative using images to add simple repeating shapes. The underlying technique can be employed to add a vast array...

Creative Columns (Part 3)

Theme.co

Join Jade in the third installment of our Creative Columns series and find out how to add funky skewed gradient-colored borders using a combination of our builder features and a little extra CSS code.

Call to Action (Stripe) | re:PRO

Theme.co

In this episode of “re:PRO,” we dissect how Stripe puts together their flexible call to action sections found towards the end of many pages across their site. It’s a nice bit of familiar punctuation at...

Creating Section Dividers (Part 1)

Theme.co

Do you get fed up with the same old horizontal line between content sections on web pages? Want a way to spruce up your section dividers? If you answered yes to either of these questions,...

CSS Grid: Auto-Responsive Cells (Intermediate)

Theme.co

In the past we’ve explored how to create auto-responsive layouts with our Row Element: basically layouts that respond based on the way you’ve setup the content rather than with your global breakpoints. This incredibly flexible...

CSS Grid: Masonry Layout (Advanced)

Theme.co

In this more advanced portion of our Grid Element series, we begin to explore certain layout paradigms and how they can be applied to the CSS Grid spec. In this video we’ll take a shot...

CSS Grid: Mosaic Layout (Advanced)

Theme.co

In this advanced layout breakdown, we’ll take a look at our “Mosaic” layout, which features repeating rows of squares that respond with the viewport giving us perfect tiles to place our content on at any...

Creative Columns (Part 2)

Theme.co

In the second part of our Creative Columns series, Jade walks you through some neat animations that can bring otherwise mundane content to life.

How to Create Overlapping Content (Part 2)

Theme.co

Watch this second video in our mini-series all about overlapping content, and learn how to create horizontal overlapping effects in a variety of ways on your next website build (along with key things you should...

Creative Columns (Part 1)

Theme.co

Fed up with the same old column styling? Like injections of creative flourish in your website’s design? Then get excited, because this video by Jade is just for you.

Troubleshooting: PHP Memory Limits

Theme.co

Stuck staring at the circling wheel of doom? Love X & Pro but having loading problems? Your PHP memory limit might be the problem. Check out this video by our resident troubleshooting expert, Christopher, who...

How to Create Overlapping Content (Part 1)

Theme.co

Overlapping content in your site layouts can make a huge visual impact and set apart your website from others. This video from Ben kicks off our latest mini-series, showing you exactly how to achieve this...

Extensions: Combining ACF Pro & Global Blocks

Theme.co

Learn how to combine the ACF (Advanced Custom Fields) Pro plugin with Dynamic Content and Global Blocks to devastatingly awesome effect. In this video, Christopher combines these two powerful features to create an author box...

Pricing Columns (Stripe) | re:PRO

Theme.co

Welcome to our new series: “re:PRO!” With this series we’ll explore just how closely we can reproduce incredible layouts from across the web in our builders…learning from these great designs and the lessons we can...

Getting Started With Custom Fonts

Theme.co

Want to add your own custom fonts to your website? Bored with system or Google Fonts? In this video, we show you how you can add custom fonts to your X or Pro website. Christopher...

Leveraging Element CSS

Theme.co

At Themeco we spend a lot of time not just thinking through the user experience of our products but how the systems we build on the backend can be leveraged by customers in their own...

How and When to Use a Child Theme

Theme.co

Keep hearing about child themes but don’t know what it is or if you need one? You’re not alone! In this video, we demystify child themes and explain once and for all when you’ll need...

Layout Tricks: Breakout Images

Theme.co

In this video we run through a scenario brought up by one of our customers (hat tip to our friend Hope) who was curious how we might solve this particular layout. The desired goal is...

Working with Background Layers (Part 3)

Theme.co

In the penultimate video in our 4 part series on background layers, Ben builds upon the previous videos and explores a common situation where this comes in handy when building websites in X or Pro....

Using Text Dividers

Theme.co

If you’re the kind of person who appreciates a nice little flourish to your text sections, then this video has your name all over. We run through a few creative ideas to spice up your...

How to Use Global Blocks in X & Pro

Theme.co

Do you have content that appears in multiple locations on your website? Want a single place where you can create and edit that content, that pushes your changes to each instance, instead of having to...

Presets as Elements: Using a Design System

Theme.co

There are different workflows we employ as web developers and designers. After the initial stages of brainstorming, iterating on ideas, and ultimately coming up with a finalized design, we then need to the management phase...

Flexbox for Rows and Columns (Part 2)

Theme.co

Our little mini-series on how to leverage flexbox in the updated Row and Column Elements continues! In this video we’ll take a look at the Column and how we can use our web design superpowers...

Flexbox for Rows and Columns (Part 1)

Theme.co

The updated Row and Column Elements in X and Pro feature a wealth of expanded functionality thanks to the power of flexbox. In this video we’ll take a look at the Row and how to...

Context Menu and Keyboard Shortcuts

Theme.co

Learn how to save more time on your next site build with X and Pro’s newly added context menu (right click) and keyboard shortcuts. Get quick access to various site building enhancements such as style...

The Row: New and Improved

Theme.co

Learn about the exciting new Row Element in X and Pro. Quickly build beautiful layouts with nine standard presets, sensible responsive defaults, and flexbox power. Save and re-use your custom templates!

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