Wednesday , 4 March 2015

Subscription-Based Font Libraries

Sketch font

Ah, fonts – the mythical typefaces that can bring a project to life with the click of a button. There are thousands of fonts available online, so where do you start if you want to find the best of the best? Today we’re going to be looking at different places where you can purchase paid for fonts – true, there ... Read More »

Why We Recommend WP Engine


You have lots of options for WordPress hosting. Some are cheap, some are expensive. Some are geared specifically towards WordPress, and some are generalist hosts that can run anything. One option that works really well for us here at Web Design Boom – the choice that we’ve made for ourselves is WP Engine. In this article, we wanted to talk ... Read More »

Top Places to Buy and Sell Websites

You know the routine, you had a million pound idea for a website in the middle of the night, purchased your dream URL the second you woke up and then…well…life got in the way and two years later you realise you haven’t uploaded anything other than holding page. It happens to the best of us! If you have a website ... Read More »

Top Five Marketing Plugins


Plugins – there are so many thousands to choose from that it can sometimes get a bit overwhelming. There are plugins for every conceivable idea and range from the fantastic to the…not so great, so how do you know whether to install that shiny new plugin or not? Never fear, because we’re here to share a list of five WordPress ... Read More »

Top Portfolio Themes for Photographers


With more and more business being conducted online it’s imperative that business owners have a well-designed, stylish space to show off their services to potential customers. Photographers are no exception, and having a clean, vibrant portfolio that really showcases your images in a beautiful way can help your business thrive. We’ve gathered together ten of the most innovative, easy to ... Read More »

2015 Business Resolutions

Fireworks Over parliament

By now you’ve probably already settled on some personal resolutions for this year – getting fit, saving money and learning a new skill are three of the most popular choices – but have you taken the time to set any goals for your business? In case you’re not sure where to start, we’ve shared some great ideas of how you ... Read More »

25 Free Photoshop Brush Sets


Anybody interested in graphic design or illustration, whether it’s professionally or as a hobby, knows what a fantastic time-saving device Photoshop brushes are. They can provide beautiful effects and artistic additions with only the click of a button. The only problem? The default brushes that come with Photoshop are a little lacking. Luckily there are tonnes of alternatives online that ... Read More »

Top 10 WordPress Themes of 2014


To celebrate 2014 we’ve taken a look at ThemeForest’s top ten WordPress themes of 2014, which is made up of old favourites and some surprising new entries. So keep reading to discover the ten most downloaded themes of the year and make sure you let us know what you think of the results. 1. Avada The oldest theme on this ... Read More »