Divi 2.4 Preview – Smartest WordPress Theme on the Planet

Divi 2.4 Preview – Smartest WordPress Theme on the Planet

Do you use Divi? If you do, you probably know that the flagship theme of Elegant Themes has long been awaiting a major update. Elegant Themes has been teasing us with the upcoming features and improvements by publishing several posts over the last few months. Now, the time has come to finally reveal the update we are all waiting for. Divi 2.4 is ready to be published and here we are with an exclusive preview of everything you are getting in this update. Let’s see what’s in there for us. Meet the Upgraded Theme Customizer The theme customizer in (9 comments)

Should You Join Direct Affiliate Program or Affiliate Marketplace?

Should You Join Direct Affiliate Program or Affiliate Marketplace?

Last year when I wrote an article on whether Hostgator was cheating their affiliates, it created a lot of buzz, with more than 150+ social shares. Today AlannaB commented by saying the following: "I’ve been using Hostgator for my site hosting for a few years now and have never had any problems. When I started a new site, I wanted to join Hostgator’s affiliate program. I was just reading the T&C’s where it says that you only get paid if your balance is at least $100 at the end of 180 days. Meaning that if you have less in your account, you (5 comments)

ShoutMeLoud May 2015 Transparency Report – Income & Traffic

ShoutMeLoud May 2015 Transparency Report – Income & Traffic

Hey Shouter, Welcome to monthly transparency report of ShoutMeLoud. Every month I publish revenue & traffic report of ShoutMeLoud. Along with these, I share what's new happening around us, and what I'm planning. This report works as a reality check for me and is helpful for our regular readers to find out new ways to earn money. Read: Why bloggers share their income report & why you should too? This month I got delayed in publishing ShoutMeLoud monthly report, as I was waiting for the new ShoutMeLoud design to go live first. Our new (44 comments)

Top 10 WordPress Themes For EasyDigitalDownloads

Top 10 WordPress Themes For EasyDigitalDownloads

If you want to launch a digital download store on WordPress platform, EasyDigitalDownloads plugin (EDD) is the best solution. EDD is the most popular solution for selling digital products or services. The highly customizable plugin comes with powerful features like adjustable product details, multiple payment options, detailed reports and more than 190 extensions. If you want to create an online store for selling digital items, EDD should be your first choice. However, you will also need a EDD compatible WordPress theme (unless you are getting (8 comments)

How to Automatically Generate Youtube Video Thumbnail in WordPress

How to Automatically Generate Youtube Video Thumbnail in WordPress

Including videos in the blog posts could be an excellent idea to bring some variety in your content. Nowadays, most bloggers have their own video channels (so does Harsh Agarwal, the founder of ShoutMeLoud). If you have a video channel in YouTube and frequently embed the videos in your website, you should generate proper thumbnails for them. An appropriate thumbnail will provide your visitors with a better chance to understand what the video contains and what to expect from it. While it is possible to create a thumbnail manually, there are (16 comments)