Episode 10:  Building Design Prototypes in  WordPress with Kadence
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Episode 10: Building Design Prototypes in WordPress with Kadence

Every new design starts somewhere, and tools like Figma, Invision, Axure, or Adobe XD provide designers with innovative ways to create visual representations of web design. However, in the WordPress world, innovations in the block editor make creating designs natively, in the space closest to implementation, even easier. In this episode we get real about…

Episode 9: Attracting Website Traffic:  Don’t Be a Rainbow in the Dark
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Episode 9: Attracting Website Traffic: Don’t Be a Rainbow in the Dark

There’s nothing more frustrating than building a beautiful site that no one visits. At Kadence, we’re committed to helping our customers build beautiful sites that are effective, and attracting website traffic is a huge part of that. In today’s episode, we talk about attracting traffic to your site through everything from social media and influencers…

Introducing the Dynamic HTML Block and Post Relationships in Kadence Blocks Pro
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Introducing the Dynamic HTML Block and Post Relationships in Kadence Blocks Pro

In Kadence Blocks Pro version 1.7.8, the Kadence team has released new features to make building custom post dynamic content even easier. The Dynamic HTML Block and post relationships are yet another innovation that helps site developers build out dynamic and engaging sites using custom post types without ever touching a line of code.  We’ve…

How to Create a Custom Sponsor Listing and Banner with Kadence Elements Templates and Meta Box
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How to Create a Custom Sponsor Listing and Banner with Kadence Elements Templates and Meta Box

Kadence Blocks Pro 1.7 introduced Meta Box support for WordPress site owners looking to create sites using dynamic content. In a recent iThemes Training webinar, Kadence Founder Ben Ritner provided an overview of how to use Meta Box, the Kadence Theme, and Kadence Blocks Pro to set up customized sponsorship displays. Using the new Travel…

Introducing the Niche News Starter Template
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Introducing the Niche News Starter Template

The Kadence team is excited to introduce you to the latest PRO starter template in the Kadence collection of starter sites: Niche News. If you’re looking to create a perfect foundation for a niche news site with a membership option, then the Niche News starter template from Kadence has everything you need to get started. …

Episode 8: Effectively Using Popups as  a Part of the Customer Journey
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Episode 8: Effectively Using Popups as a Part of the Customer Journey

Marketers use popups because they are so effective at gaining a user’s attention, however, they can create a user experience nightmare if implemented wrong. We review some of the best ways that popups, modals, and even slide-ins and banners can be used effectively in a way that supports your business objectives while being useful and…

Introducing the Kadence Travel Blog Starter Template
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Introducing the Kadence Travel Blog Starter Template

Today, we’re excited to introduce a very useful starter template: Travel Blog. Travel Blog is a pro starter template only available to Kadence Pro users. This gorgeous starter template leverages all of the power of the free Restrict Content plugin to create the ultimate membership site experience for travel, lifestyle, and experience bloggers.  Let’s face…

Introducing Kadence Blocks 2.4 and Kadence Blocks Pro 1.7
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Introducing Kadence Blocks 2.4 and Kadence Blocks Pro 1.7

The Kadence team is delighted to introduce new features in both Kadence Blocks free and Kadence Blocks Pro to help WordPress site owners create more effective websites with Kadence. The most impactful additions to the free version of Kadence Blocks include flex control layouts with Section blocks that can be used outside of the Row…

Episode 7: The Money is in the List: Using Email Effectively
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Episode 7: The Money is in the List: Using Email Effectively

Once you’ve encouraged your site visitors to interact with your brand, it’s time to get a little more personal and get them on your email list. In this episode, we talk about email marketing strategies, both from the perspective of site owners and digital marketers, but also as consumers. We discuss ways to connect with…

Episode 6: Website User Experiences That Drive Users Insane
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Episode 6: Website User Experiences That Drive Users Insane

Most website owners attempt to create user experiences that they would want to experience themselves, but sometimes business and/or marketing goals create experiences that drive users insane. In today’s episode, Hannah, Ben and Kathy bring their grievances to The Kadence Beat, but also provide some alternative solutions that could potentially help site owners avoid pitfalls…