7 crucial aspects to outsourcing WordPress projects

Outsourcing WordPress projects is a great way to scale your business. But it could also be a double-edged sword. On one hand, outsourcing can make your business keep up with unexpected work or just provide clients a product/service you aren’t able with your in-house resources. And that’s awesome. On the other, when done wrong, it…

Introducing Sip, a starter theme with Gulp workflow

1Ever since I first tried Grunt, I’ve been a huge advocate of task runners. Not only do they significantly speed up your development, they completely automate some of the most repetitive tasks you do on a day to day basis. But more importantly, when you start using them, a plethora of other tools and best…

Codeable Exposed: all WordPress plugins we use to run our business

The WordPress ecosystem is continuously growing. Every week a new business based on WordPress comes up. Whether it’s a consultant developing an online paid course, a web designer crafting WordPress themes or someone who wants to create another news website about WordPress, there are plenty of ideas. In many ways, Codeable is like one of…

The 7-step guide to increasing your business profits

There’s alway a time when you look at your business and think you’re not happy with the current state of things and want to take your business to the next level. Most of the times, “doing more” can be easily translated with cashing more money in and increasing your income. The problem is, as soon…

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15 WordPress hacks you can do without plugins

One of the things I love about WordPress is the easiness to empower it with (almost) endless features thanks to plugins. With 38000+ free plugins and an uncountable number of premium and custom ones, there’s a WordPress plugin for every need and budget. And if you look online to get WordPress tips, tricks or hacks,…

How to build your own WordPress email form
(Optin form)

There’s a huge lie being told on the internet and everyone seems to believe it: Everyone hates pop-ups. It’s true, they can be abused — and they often are — but that doesn’t mean they don’t work. So let’s build our own custom WordPress email form optin pop-up. Note: What is an optin pop-up? It’s…

What To Do When You Need Help With WordPress

It happened to everyone, at least once: you’re experiencing an issue on your WordPress website. A new plugin you installed that conflicts with your installation, a custom code your wrongly added in the functions.php file. Whatever could go wrong, it did. At that moment, we find ourself sweating bullets because we think we’ve broken our…

Get your custom taxonomy URLs in order

Let’s face it, taxonomy-based URLs look much nicer without the actual name of the taxonomy (/recipes/pizzas versus /recipes/recipe_categories/pizzas – assuming you have a recipe custom post type and recipe_category custom taxonomy), add nothing to the value, make your URLs longer and more complex and Google doesn’t like it either (and you want to please Google,…

5 tips to communicate better with outsourced experts

At Codeable, remote working is an important aspect of our lives and business: we’re a remote team, spread across Europe and US, and our core business is providing the best WordPress Experts to small businesses, agencies and bloggers around the globe. Without remote working, Codeable wouldn’t have existed. We use tools like Slack and Skype…