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How to Create Text & Images that Change on Scroll in Divi
Divi scroll effects are great for creating interesting layouts. We’ve published quite a few since the feature was launched. In this tutorial, we’ll show you how to create a layout with text and images that change on scroll. This design can be used for a services page or any type of page you require. We kept it clean and simple for the scroll effect to take the spotlight.
You can download the layout as a JSON file or recreate it on your own Divi website.
Let’s get started.
Preview
Before we begin, let’s take a look at the layout on different screen sizes.
Desktop

Mobile

Download The Text & Images That Change On Scroll Section for FREE
To lay your hands on the free section with text & images that change on scroll, 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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5 Top Logo Making Websites to Jumpstart Your Visual Brand
Logos are arguably the most powerful element of your branding. Some business logos are known globally, partly because of the strength of their designs and of the brands behind them. Using a logo making website can help you come up with amazing designs in a matter of minutes, and help you arrive at the perfect representation of your business.
Creating a new logo is never a simple process, particularly if you’re working with a small budget. Using a logo making website is a great way to save some money and get to see hundreds of potential ideas before you decide on the perfect one.
Let’s check out five of the best logo making websites you can use!
1. Hatchful

Hatchful is the very definition of an easy-to-use logo making website, courtesy of Shopify. The service gives you access to hundreds of logo templates you can use and it also generates branding ‘packages’ for social media.
You tell Hatchful what type of logo you want, it generates ideas, then you can tweak them using a simple editor. To get started, Hatchful asks you what type of business your logo is for:

Once you select a business type, you can choose up to three different visual styles. These will determine the design aesthetic of your logo:

Now the website will ask you to enter your website name and a slogan if you already have one up your sleeve:

Finally, you can tell the service where you...
Unroll Your Twitter Threads Into WordPress
Have you ever written a Twitter thread, and then wished you could turn it into a blog post? You can now do it in seconds.



Writing Twitter threads, also known as tweetstorms, can be a great way to clarify your thoughts: keeping each paragraph under 280 characters forces you to focus on your message.



Threads are great for engagement and sudden bursts of inspiration. But when the thread is done, wouldn’t it be nice to have a quick way to capture the full conversation in one place — one page to read, one link to share, all your thoughts captured on a website you own?



Now, when you embed a tweet that’s part of a larger thread, you’ll see a new “Unroll” button on the block toolbar. Click or tap it to import the entire thread into your post.



Publish the whole thread as one easy-to-read post — and since WordPress has no character limit, add any extra thoughts that have popped up in the meantime!







Originally tweeted by WordPress.com (@wordpressdotcom) on July 17, 2020.



We hope you enjoy this new way to make your WordPress site the canonical place for everything you publish — leave a comment if you have any questions, suggestions for how we can make it easier for you to share content between your site and other platforms, or if you’d like to share a link to a post that started as a Twitter thread!
How Choosing the Right WordPress Theme Can Level Up Your Online Business
One of the reasons we all love the WordPress theme and plugin ecosystem is because of how varied and thriving it is. However, that variety can create some issues when choosing a theme for your site. With literally thousands of themes to choose from, both free and premium, the options can be overwhelming. We want to teach you how to choose a WordPress theme by considering the most common pain points for users regarding both free and premium themes.
But First, Remember: The Theme Is Just One Part of a WordPress Site
While we here at Elegant Themes understand the importance of having a high-quality theme and the impact it can have on a website, there is a lot more that you need to consider when setting up a website.
Even an effective theme like our own Divi will only take you so far if you don’t have the infrastructure set up for the site to succeed.
We have teamed up with some of the top companies in the WordPress industry to bring you the truly ultimate guide to setting up a WordPress website. We have each written a comprehensive post on our area of the industry, and by the time you make it through them all, your WordPress website will be nothing short of amazing.
We are proud to present the ultimate approach to a WordPress website:

A robust hosting platform from Pressable
An effective theme like Divi (That’s this article! Just keep reading!)
A strong security...
Divi Plugin Highlight: MemberPress Divi Add-on
MemberPress is a membership plugin for WordPress that makes it easy to restrict access to your content. This allows you to create content for paying members only. The MemberPress Divi add-on integrates with Divi’s rows to protect MemberPress content. In this article, we’ll take a look at the MemberPress Divi add-on and see what it can do and how easy it is to use.
MemberPress Divi Add-on

Once you activate the plugin and enter your license key, a new tab will appear in the Row settings called MemberPress. Inside is a field called Protect Content. Here, you’ll see selections for the MemberPress Rule and Unauthorized Content. This allows you to apply rules to specific rows, which is great for hiding content. Rows in Specialty sections will not have this tab.
Let’s look at how to use these settings with a membership that you’ve created with MemberPress. We’ll need to create a membership and create a partial rule. This will cover enough about MemberPress to get started for this article. For more information about using MemberPress with Divi, see the Elegant Themes article How to Build a Membership Site with Divi – Part 1. This is the first of a series of articles that step you through creating a complex membership website with Divi and MemberPress.
Create a Membership

Create a MemberPress membership as normal. In the WordPress dashboard, go to MemberPress > Memberships and...
Expert Advice: Learn How to Podcast on WordPress.com
Podcasting isn’t just for professional broadcasters or celebrities. If you have a passion for a topic — no matter how niche — and want to explore your options beyond blogging and tweeting, consider launching a podcast! All you need to get started is a decent microphone and headset, an internet connection — and our next free webinar to learn the basics.



Date: Thursday, July 23, 2020Cost: FREETime: 8:00 am PDT | 9:00 am MDT | 10:00 am CDT | 11:00 am EDT | 15:00 UTCRegistration link: https://zoom.us/webinar/register/5115944218471/WN_DEIBungPRlSs4hIKhN6ezAWho’s invited: Bloggers, business owners, and anyone else interested in starting a podcast.



Your hosts, expert podcasters and Happiness Engineers Richard and Damianne, have years of experience in podcasting, radio journalism, and of course, helping our users get the most out of their WordPress.com sites. They’ll walk you through the basics of hosting your podcast on WordPress.com and adding it to the most popular podcast directories. They’ll also share some tips and best practices on crafting a successful podcast.



Please note that to host audio files on a WordPress.com site, your site must be on one of our paid plans.



The one-hour webinar will include a 45-minute presentation and 15 minutes of live Q&A. Dustin, one of our veteran Happiness Engineers and another longtime...
How to Visually Showcase Blog Post Categories in Your Divi Header
When creating your global header, chances are high you’re going to include a blog menu item. If you don’t have many blog post categories on your website, going for one blog menu item might be enough. However, if you have a set of different categories and you want to highlight each one of them, you might want to try a different approach, such as visually showcasing each blog category inside a dropdown menu.
In this tutorial, we’ll show you exactly how to do that using Divi’s Theme Builder. We’ll build the dropdown menu using Divi’s built-in elements and options and we’ll combine it with some code that’ll allow us to place the dropdown menu inside the blog menu item. You’ll be able to download the JSON file for free as well!
Let’s get to it.
Preview
Before we dive into the tutorial, let’s take a quick look at the outcome across different screen sizes.
Desktop

Mobile

Download The Global Header for FREE
To lay your hands on the free global header, 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...
How to Setup Mailgun to Send Email with WordPress
WordPress enables you to send a broad range of transactional emails right out of the box. These include messages for user registration, password resets, and much more. However, the emails don’t always arrive as intended, and while it’s not WordPress’ fault, it’s definitely a problem you need to solve – potentially using a service such as Mailgun.
In this article, we’ll talk about what transactional emails are and how you can use Mailgun to make sure your WordPress messages get to their destination.
Let’s talk about emails!
What Are Transactional Emails?
The emails you send to your users can be broken down into two broad categories:

Marketing emails. For this type of message, you need to get consent from users before you add them to your mailing list.
Transactional emails. These are automated emails related to business or account ‘transactions’ for your users. As such, they don’t need to subscribe to get transactional emails.

There are dozens of examples of transactional emails, such as “Thank you” messages:

Other notable examples include registration confirmations, password reset messages, and more. What sets this type of message apart is that WordPress can send them automatically, without the need for an Email Service Provider (ESP).
There are a lot of reasons why you might want to use an ESP over WordPress...

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