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Divi Design Showcase: New Submissions from May 2019
It’s that time again for our monthly Divi Showcase where we take a look at 10 awesome Divi websites made by our community members. Each month we showcase the best Divi websites that were submitted from our community and today we want to share with you the top ten websites for the month of May. Throughout the post, I’ll point out some of my favorite design features that draw me to each of the websites.
I hope you like them!
Divi Design Showcase: New Submissions from May 2019
1. Akimbo

This site was submitted by Alan Cox. The site uses line-drawn art in shades of gray for the backgrounds and colorful character drawings throughout. Buttons and other graphical elements are also in color to stand out from the site’s design. This does a great job of bringing the focus on the products and calls to action. It keeps the design simple with a fullscreen hero section, product demonstration, a two-column usability section, a single-column mission statement, testimonials, and CTA that overlaps the footer. The Science page is interesting with its large titles and branded graphics while keeping the design simple.
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2. Dapper Tapper Magazine

This site was submitted by Carlos Godoy. This site uses Extra to create an elegant magazine design. It displays a full-screen hero section with background image in parallax and logo in the center. Scrolling reveals the menu which...
How to Use Google Data Studio and Take Your Analytics to the Next Level
Tracking data in Google Analytics and other platforms can be a smart way to gather information on how to grow your website and your brand. Unfortunately, sifting through the data provided by most of these tools can be time-consuming and confusing.
To solve this problem, site owners and marketers can use Google Data Studio. In this post, we’ll introduce you to this handy solution and show you how to put it to work to visualize, organize, and draw conclusions from your data.
Let’s dive right in!
An Introduction to Google Data Studio
At its core, Google Data Studio is a platform for generating custom data reports. It enables you to import data from a variety of sources, then visualize it in different types of charts, graphs, and tables. This makes it easier to read and understand data to make informed decisions about your website and marketing campaigns.
For those who already keep track of their site’s Google Analytics and other metrics, this may seem like nothing new. However, Google Data Studio enables you to get a deeper and broader look at the data you may already be using. You can integrate information from multiple sources for more complete data reports, including:

Google, Facebook, and Instagram Ads.
Facebook and Instagram Insights.
YouTube Analytics.
Amazon Sponsored Products.
Email marketing platforms such as Constant Contact and MailChimp.
MySQL...
The Journal Blog Kit for Divi Overview and Review
The Journal Blog Kit for Divi is a is a third-party layout by Divi Soup with features like a child theme. The layout itself is made with the Divi building and includes a slider, categories, and a blog feed with hover effects to create an elegant blog page. It also features a styled sidebar and a default custom blog post design that you add to your child theme. The new features are added to your child theme by importing them or with a simple copy and paste.
The blog kit includes three different blog and archive page layouts. You can change the layout between full-width, grid, or inline by pasting the included CSS into the theme options or the child theme CSS editor. The archive, category, tag, author, and search results pages follow the same layout as the blog page. It also includes Font Awesome integration.
The blog kit comes with all of the files and instructions on how to use it. In this article, I’ll install the Journal Blog Kit and see how easy it is to use and take a look at its features.
Installing the Journal Blog Kit for Divi

Unzip the downloaded file. Inside, you’ll find several files including JSON files for the blog page layout and customizer settings, a read me file, CSS, PHP, JS, and widget files (these are the types of files you’d find in a child theme).
I recommend following the instructions to see how to install the files since it will be done manually....
Visualizer Tables and Charts Plugin: An Overview and Review
If you’re a content creator or a writer, you must hold one rule above all others: show, don’t tell. You can explain something in 1,000 words and still not get the information across as well as an image or visualization of the concept could. That’s why the Visualizer plugin by ThemeIsle stands out. Even the free version we’re going to talk about can enhance any post or page that contains data. With interactive tables, charts, and graphs that even non-data scientists can use and create this plugin can help your audience see exactly what you need them to.
Visualizer Tables and Charts

There are two versions of Visualizer. The first is the free version on the WordPress repository. You can download and install it and get to work without any trouble. ThemeIsle also offers a Pro version that unlocks various features for a $59 per year licensing fee. For most people, we feel the free version is just fine, but having a Pro version is never a bad thing (for users or the business).

The Pro version does offer some really nice perks for the price, but you can do a lot with the free version that’s on WP.org. You do get more premium features and slightly more unique chart types, but unless you’re a power user who specializes in data and metrics, the free templates are pretty good.
You should also know that Visualizer is listed under the top Block Editor-...
How to Convert Divi Rows into Horizontal and Vertical Hover Tabs
Tabs definitely come in handy for making important information available in a concise area of your website. This reduces the need for the user to scroll through long page content. Divi’s tab module is easy to use and great for toggling through simple content on click.
But in this tutorial, I’m going to show you how to convert entire Divi rows into hover tabs. I’ll also show you how to create both horizontal and vertical tabs as well. This will unlock the power of Divi to design complete row layouts with multiple modules for each tab content area. No plugin needed!
Let’s get started.
Sneak Peek
Here is a quick look at the horizontal and vertical hover tabs we will build together in this tutorial.


Download the Divi Rows Hover Tabs Layout for FREE
To lay your hands on the designs from this tutorial, you will first need to download it using the button below. To gain access to the download you will need to subscribe to our Divi Daily email list by using the form below. As a new subscriber, you will receive even more Divi goodness and a free Divi Layout pack every Monday! If you’re already on the list, simply enter your email address below and click download. You will not be “resubscribed” or receive extra emails.


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How to Avoid Survivorship Bias and Grow Your Business
Survivorship bias is when you focus on successful businesses, strategies or people for only their successes. You admire them and want to emulate the positives. You also completely ignore their drawbacks or failures, as well as the surrounding details of their achievements.
It’s like how people show only their highlight reel on Instagram. They feature everything they want you to think about them – how they look, where they go, what they eat. Social feeds present a tailored, filtered, unrealistic view of a life.
This is prevalent everywhere. Perhaps especially in business, entrepreneurship and startup culture.
The danger of course is that survivorship bias can hinder your judgement in areas that are extremely important to the success of your businesses. It may encourage you to follow new trends whether or not they’re on-brand. To copy those you admire instead of lead in a way that’s all your own.
Don’t fall for it.
Survivorship Bias in Business
In the business world, survivorship bias is especially problematic. Successful outcomes are studied without looking at the circumstances as a whole. A company or individual succeeded, therefore they’re better, therefore you should replicate what they did.
Business Z only shines, though, because businesses A-Y shut down. Or Business Z shines now after 50 failures since launching.
Mistakes teach as many...
Get a FREE Ebook Layout Pack
Hey Divi Nation! Thanks for joining us for the next installment of our weekly Divi Design Initiative where each week, we give away brand new, free Divi Layout Packs from our design team to you.
This time around, Kenny and his team have created a beautiful Ebook Layout Pack that’ll help you put your new ebooks out there in a professional and elegant way.


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Layout Pack Below
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Landing Page Design

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Home Page Design

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About Page Design

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Blog Page Design

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Product Page Design

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Shop Page Design

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Key Features
Planning on building an eCommerce website for the ebooks you (or your clients) have created? The Ebook Layout Pack won’t cease to amaze you. With its vibrant color palette, beautiful backgrounds and stunning book previews, you’ll be able to display your ebooks in a highly professional manner.
Live Demos
Click the links below to see a live demo for each of the layouts included in the pack.

Ebook Landing Page (live demo)
Ebook Homepage (live demo)
Ebook About Page (live demo)
Ebook Blog Page (live demo)
Ebook Contact Page (live demo)
Ebook Product Page (live demo)
Ebook Shop Page (live demo)


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A Guide to Data Visualization for Marketers
Data is a key tool in the field of marketing. By using charts, graphs, tables, and other visual communication tools, you can better understand where to focus your attention and how to effectively engage consumers.
This post will provide an entry-level guide to data visualization for marketers. We’ll explain the technique, show you how to implement it, and make some suggestions for carrying visual data into your marketing content.
Let’s get to it!
An Introduction to Data Visualization
In short, data visualization is the process of translating data into a chart, graph, or other visual component. This makes it easier to read and analyze the data. Patterns and outliers are more obvious when you can see them clearly, rather than having to search for them in a spreadsheet or database.
Generally speaking, it’s easier for us to comprehend shapes and colors than it is to assess a list of numbers. We can read and understand information faster when it’s shared using features such as piecharts, bar graphs, distributions maps, Venn diagrams, timelines, and more:

Data visualization is useful for a few different marketing-related tasks. For starters, you and your marketing team can use it for your own purposes when looking at data from Google Analytics, social media insights, or specific campaigns.
You can also use it as a marketing tool when crafting content for...

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