Lazy Loading for WordPress: How to Add It to Your Website

This article on lazy loading for WordPress was originally published by Torque Magazine, and is reproduced here with permission. Adding lazy load to your WordPress website is an effective tool to speed up your WordPress website. We have written extensively (we even made a case study) about how slow page …

30+ Web Tools and Services to Help You Launch Your Next Big Thing

This article was created in partnership with Mekanism. Thank you for supporting the partners who make SitePoint possible. 2019 is the best year to become successful, to launch your own online or offline business, to invent a product or service, or to grow your business into a huge corporation. Because …

SitePoint Premium New Releases: Webpack, TensorFlow, Swift & Parcel

We’re working hard to keep you on the cutting edge of your field with SitePoint Premium. We’ve got plenty of new books to check out in the library — let us introduce you to them. A Beginner’s Guide to Webpack When using JavaScript module bundler webpack for the first time, …

CSS Debugging and Optimization: Minification with CSSO

The following introduction to CSS minification tools is an extract from Tiffany’s upcoming book, CSS Master, 2nd Edition, which will be available shortly. On your road to becoming a CSS master, you’ll need to know how to troubleshoot and optimize your CSS. How do you diagnose and fix rendering problems? …

18+ JavaScript Libraries for Creating Beautiful Charts

It’s practically impossible to imagine any dashboard without graphs and charts. They present complex statistics quickly and effectively. Additionally, a good graph also enhances the overall design of your website. In this article, I’ll show you some of the best JavaScript libraries for graphs / charts. These libraries will help …

Now You Can Build Design-Oriented Pop-ups Straight from Elementor

This sponsored article was created by our content partner, BAW Media. Thank you for supporting the partners who make SitePoint possible. You either hate pop-ups, or you love them. And if you say you love them, you’re probably lying. It isn’t so much the popups themselves that irritate people. It’s …

How to Build a WordPress Theme from Scratch: Final Steps

In this article, we’ll complete our foray into building a WordPress theme from scratch, focusing on refining our templates, adding meta information, post thumbnails, sidebars, user-friendly controls and more. This is the third, and last part of the WordPress series on building a WordPress theme. Part 1 introduced WordPress theming, …

SitePoint Premium New Releases: Node, Android, React Native & More

We’re working hard to keep you on the cutting edge of your field with SitePoint Premium. We’ve got plenty of new books and mini-books to check out in the library — let us introduce you to them. Mastering the Faster Web with PHP, MySQL, JavaScript Make data-driven web apps run …

The Top 12 Multipurpose WordPress Themes to Choose in 2019

This sponsored article was created by our content partner, BAW Media. Thank you for supporting the partners who make SitePoint possible. Some WordPress users tend to avoid using multipurpose themes. They do so for reasons that would seem to make common sense. They subscribe to a popular saying – "jack …