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If you want to be tougher, be tougher

June 22nd, 2017

This is another quote that I loved and thought it was really worth sharing. It comes from Tim Ferris’s amazing book ‘Tools of Titans’ and from the chapter about Jocko Willink. Jocko is a former US Navy Seal and as Tim puts it “One of the scariest human beings imaginable”. In this chapter, Jocko discusses […]

Diet & Exercise? Forget it, you need Nutrition and Training

June 21st, 2017

Have you ever dieted, got results and then a few weeks/months later gone right back to how you were before? Have you ever started an exercise program only to quit because you are not getting results or it is too hard? If you answered yes to those two questions (I did), then maybe it’s time […]

Beaver Builder: a review

June 20th, 2017

Sometimes a product comes along and you use it and it’s so good that you need to tell more people about it. Beaver Builder is one of those things. WordPress page builders have got a bad reputation and quite a lot of that criticism is justified (Visual Composer, I am talking to you). From forcing […]

Weekly round-up of WordPress news – Vol 10

June 19th, 2017

After a week away, here is our latest roundup of WordPress news. 4.8 and What’s Coming – MA.TT Here Matt Mullenweg discusses the most recent WordPress release and what can be expected in the future. The new Gutenberg editor looks like it’s going to be the major release coming up soon. Creating Better, Faster And More […]

WordPress 4.8 has been released – “Evans”

June 9th, 2017

As anticipated, WordPress 4.8 has been released on the 8th June 2017 and this latest version is named after William John “Bill” Evans, an American jazz pianist and composer. For those of you unfamiliar with this naming convention, WordPress versions are always named after someone from the jazz community and this time it’s in honour of Bill Evans. […]

Glass half full or half empty – Does it really matter?

June 8th, 2017

It’s the classic psychology question that’s been knocking about for decades now that is supposed to indicate if you are an optimistic or a pessimistic person. Do you think the glass is half full or half empty? I am sure you have heard this before but for the uninitiated, the presupposition is that if someone […]

Eat a lot of sugar? You are digging a grave with your teeth

June 6th, 2017

Whoa, now there’s a strong title to a blog post. Is it meant to shock, yes, is it meant to stir up a positive action in you, certainly! Eating sugar on a daily basis causes more illnesses and disease than anything else we consume. Forget alcohol or fatty foods, sugar in excessive amounts is what […]

Weekly round-up of WordPress news – Vol 9

June 5th, 2017

With a new version of WordPress due this week, here is our latest list of WordPress news that has caught our eye in the last 7 days. 14 Things To Do After Launching a WordPress Site – Chris Lema If you ever want to know what steps to take after launching a new site in order to […]

The 7 simple steps to making it happen

June 1st, 2017

Getting more done and achieving our life goals can be one of the most important things for us to do in our lives. From improving our health and fitness to making our business grow, our outcomes need to be chipped away at every day through consistent and disciplined action to make them happen. So how […]