Are nulled WordPress themes and plugins unethical?

Let’s talk about a sometimes controversial topic in the WordPress ecosystem, nulled premium plugins and themes. The emergence of GPL clubs that share nulled versions of premium WordPress products first started about 5-years ago. Some of the sites that began operating are still seemingly going strong today, and some plugin and theme makers have responded…

Gutenberg Blocks

Welcome to our guide to the Gutenberg blocks landscape. If your new to Gutenberg blocks, or looking to explore the available Gutenberg blocks in core and 3rd party plugins, you’ve arrived at the right place. What are Gutenberg Blocks? Gutenberg Blocks are UX elements that can can be dropped into pages and posts in WordPress….

Everything You Ever Wanted to Know about Calculating ROI but Were Afraid to Ask

One of the reasons I really enjoy writing about ROI (Return on Investment) is because this ranks as one of the most important strategic decision-making skills a business owner can have. Without it your decision-making isn’t rooted in science and you tend to follow a lot lesser decision-making drivers including something being trendy, your gut…

Why WordPress fails to structure data properly and what we can do about it

In any CMS system there is usually some form of convention for how data is organized into structures we can understand and put a label on. In WordPress this is the “post system”. By default you get 2 post types, “posts” and “pages”. The pages are a unique type of post, basically the first and…