Choosing a Color Palette? It’s For the Birds (Literally!)
Dithering over what colors to use for your new website? Take a screen break and go for a walk — nature has a beautiful selection of pre-made color palettes waiting for you.
Love Is Love Is Love
Valentine’s Day is a few days away, and with it the deluge of flowers and candy. But as these bloggers and sites show us, there are lots of ways — and people — to love.
Seasonal Site Spruce-Ups: Take a Lesson from Food Bloggers
Give your site a little end-of-year glitz (and boost engagement) with tips and tricks from the masters of holiday engagement.
Beware the Alligator in the East Wing: A Trip Through Offbeat History with Howard Dorre
Nothing humanizes a historical figure like learning about their quirks.
Exploring Your Craft: Notes from Writers at the Top of Their Game
Face down the blank page with some expert support in your corner.
Learn SEO from WordPress Experts Without Leaving Your Living Room
WordCamps feature talks by SEO and marketing experts, and you can watch them all from the comfort of the couch.
Branding ABCs: Simple But Striking Typographical Logos
Monograms are memorable, clear, and never go out of style.
#SixWivesNoHenry: Ann Foster Is Here to Make History Fun
Writer and historian Ann Foster takes us on in-depth Tudor time travels, picking apart convoluted family trees and 16th-century political intrigue with ease and wit.
A Trove of Pro Site Advice for the Burgeoning Business Owner
Three of our favorite recent tips at WordPress.com Go.
24 Hours of New Year’s Eve: Your Pictures
From Peru to Germany to Australia, from fireworks to music festivals to late-night hikes, bloggers around the world show us how they welcomed 2018.
Get Readers Right Where You Want Them With the Click of a Button
Try a call-to-action button to guide your readers to what’s most important on your site.
Writing Through Grief: Five Posts
Five pieces that have deeply moved us over the last few months.
Is One Really the Loneliest Number? Five Bloggers on the Virtues of Solitude
Five bloggers on the virtues of alone time, with photos from our recent “Solitude” challenge.
Why We March: Reflections from Women’s Marches
Millions of people marched on January 21, 2017, to oppose the new Trump administration in the US — and wrote about (or photographed or sketched) the experience.
“I Once Had Promises to Keep”: Six Takes On the New Year
Six bloggers navigate the transition from 2016 to 2017 with poetry, illustration, photography, and more.
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