5 Best Magazine Themes for 2018

I'm on a mission to choose the 5 Best Magazine themes for 2018 so I can choose a new one for myself. I love the Motive News theme I have on my genealogy website, Out of My Tree Genealogy, but as my paid version of WPBakery Page Builder has been ...

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WordPress Tags Plugin Search

Today I'm searching for a solution to my WordPress tags dilemma by trying to find a plugin that will let me keep my existing surname tags and create new more relevant tags for posts about topics other than my own family. I'm not sure yet what the ...

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Organize Series in WordPress

As genealogists, we often share our journey on a particular family discovery through a series of posts over a period of time. These posts appear on our blogs in reverse chronological order making it difficult for a new reader to find the first post ...

Finding Images for Your Genealogy Blog

You might have 1000 words but that won't replace finding just the right image for your post. The right image will enhance your post and invite readers to read your words. It will draw them in and make them click to find out more. (Didn't you want ...

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Motive News Theme Review

It’s been a while since Out of My Tree Genealogy had an overhaul and this week while I was on vacation, I decided to do a total overhaul on the website, turning it from a traditional genealogy blog into a Magazine and Newspaper type website where I ...

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Literatum Theme Review

I’m using the Literatum theme by Rafael Martin over on The Social Historian website, a long-form story website about social history. Features It is compatible with the Aesop Story Engine which is a great plugin, and I like it’s modern look. I also ...

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X Theme Review

The X Theme by Themeco is the second best selling theme on ThemeForest with over 114,300 sales, with my own purchase being one of them. Innovative Design Themeco released the X theme version 1.0.0 back in October 2013 and it quickly rose in ...

10 Themes for Genealogists

Many genealogists use hosted WordPress.com or Blogger.com for their blogs, but as costs continue to fall, an increasing number of family history enthusiasts are registering a domain name and managing their own WordPress websites. Most web hosting ...