Web Design

Digital Art and Design
How to design websites and use website design software.

* Web and Mobile Basics star

Add Wix Events to Wix Website star
The best way to learn how to use any Wix app is to start from scratch. In this tutorial, we will learn about the Wix Events app and how to use it for sending ShoutOut E-invitations and managing the RSVPs for your guest list.

Customize a Wix ShoutOut For Wedding star
In the previous tutorial, we started our ShoutOut E-invitation for our wedding website. We customized the background image and added another image of the bride and groom. Now we can work on the Our Wedding text.

Elementor and Astra Theme for Wordpress star
Now that we have the Elementor Wordpress plugin installed, we can install our Wordpress theme. Astra is one of the themes suggested by the Elementor team and I found it very easy to use. So let's move on and install the Astra theme and set the basic options for the theme.

Elementor and Site Wide Settings star
When using Elementor, you have controls to customize the pages of your website at both the site wide level and on a single page level. It will save a lot of time when we start building the pages of our site, if we set the site wide options first.

Getting Started - Elementor and Wordpress Setup star
In this tutorial series, we will create a custom Wordpress website using Elementor, a drag and drop WYSIWYG page builder plugin by Pojo Me Digital LTD, that can work with any Wordpress theme. We will take our first look at Elementor and make some preparations for building our website.

HTTPS vs HTTP star
We will take a look at HTTPS and how the web is changing. HTTPS stands for Hypertext Transport Protocol Secure and requires the addition of an SSL certification to your website. With these two features, your website will have a secure connection to your host server.

Review of Wix App Market star
Review of Wix App Market and plugins for your website

Start a Wix Website with the Wix ADI star
What is the Wix.com ADI and how does it work. We will take a look at the ADI and find out what it can do.

Wix Cloud Based Website Builder star
Wix.com, a cloud based website builder, has been around for about a decade. Now that Wix is well established, let's take a look at what you can do with it. Wix has both paid and free accounts, with more features for the paid or Premium accounts.

Wix Editor - Add Text star
One of the greatest features of the Wix Editor is that you can just drag and drop design elements on to your webpage. You have many choices of elements. Let's take a look at the Text element.

Wix Editor - Background Choices star
When creating a website with the Wix Editor, you will begin with a ready-made template or a blank template. From there, you will begin to customize as you wish, using the Editor Menu at the left of the screen. This menu is a list of icons. Each icon opens a window with setting options.

Wix Events App Display Options star
In this tutorial, we will continue to work on the design for the Wix Events app. When I create a Wix template for my clients, sometimes I vary what information is displayed to fit the template design. By using the app's Display Info options, we can toggle each piece of information on and off.

Wix Events App General Options star
In this tutorial, we will continue to set up the Wix Events app for our fictional wedding. We will set up the General Options for our wedding event, which will determine how the app handles the RSVPs from our guests.

Wix Events App Registration Form star
In this tutorial, we will continue working on the Wix Events app for our wedding website. We will set up the options for the online RSVP form and the Thank You email message.

Wix Events Layout Design Options star
In this tutorial, we will begin to design the Wix Events app to match our existing wedding website. The Wix Events app is very flexible in that it has many options for how the wedding details and RSVP button are displayed on the webpage.

Wix ShoutOut E-Invitation for Wix Events star
One great feature for your Wix wedding website is the Wix ShoutOut for sending beautifully designed emails and newsletters. We can send a ShoutOut E-Invitation to all your guests. And there is an RSVP link inside the email message that will take your guest directly to your Wix Events RSVP form.

Wix Website from Scratch - Add a Strip star
In this tutorial we will continue working on our Wix website which we are building from scratch. We will add our first strip on the page.

Wix Website from Scratch - Contact Form Settings star
Let's continue to work on our contact form for our Wix website. Our next step is to change the yellow background color of the strip to white and work on the form settings.

Wix Website from Scratch - Contact Strip star
In this tutorial we will be adding a contact form to our Wix website which we have been building from scratch. Starting from scratch is the best way to learn the basics.

Wix Website from Scratch - Grid Gallery star
In this tutorial, we will add a gallery to our Wix website, which we have created from a blank template. Starting from scratch is a great way to learn the basics.

Wix Website from Scratch - Header and Footer star
In this tutorial, we will customize the header and footer for our Wix website that we are creating from scratch. We will set the header to remain visible as the screen scrolls and add the copyright text and social links to the footer.

Wix Website from Scratch - Services Strip star
In this tutorial, we will add a second strip to our Wix website. This strip will contain the What We Do or How It Works information for the company.

Wix Website from Scratch - Text Themes star
Wix has many pre-designed website templates. But you can also start from a blank template. This is the best way to learn the basics.

Wix Website from Scratch - The Header Menu star
In this tutorial, we will continue to work on our Wix website that we have started from a blank template. We will add a main menu in the header section.

Wix Website from Scratch - Wix Pro Gallery 1 star
The Wix Pro Gallery is very versatile but easy to set up and use. Let's take a look at what it can do for you.

Wix Website from Scratch - Wix Pro Gallery 2 star
In this tutorial, we will continue to explore the Wix Pro Gallery for our website. We will take a look at the Settings, Design and Advanced options.

Wordpress & Gutenberg Editor star
Gutenberg is a new website editor for Wordpress. With this new editor, which will be part of the Wordpress 5.0 release later this year, you can build a Wordpress webpage one block at a time.

Wordpress and SEO for Designers star
SEO is very important for your design blog or website. A creative blog or website is heavy with visuals. It's very important to do as much as possible to SEO your images. Wordpress has some built-in SEO features that can help you to optimize your images.

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