Read tips and tricks, tutorials and hacks that can be done with the Divi Builder, the Divi theme or the Extra theme.
When it comes to work, I’m all about being effective. As effective as possible with as little scrolling and as few clicks as possible. After some tinkering I’m happy to release the Divi Builder UI plugins. Click to find out what they do.read more
Finally I had some time to do this. I moved divi-magazine.com over to a different server and activated SSL/HTTPS. Although it is a self-signed certificate, you can be assured that as of now (actually as of yesterday) you and your data is safe when browsing the Divi...read more
While I was doing a new website, for one of the pages I wanted to create a nice 2-column design. The main column would be giving a detailed description about a service, the other column would be the "sidebar" outlining the different services in that area. It's quite...read more
If you are running a multilingual site with Divi, then you are going to LOVE THIS piece of news!
The teams of WPML / OnTheGoSystems and Divi / Elegant Themes have been working together hard on making their plugins compatible with eachother. It looks like they have achieved their goal and now you are able to translate the pages built with Divi in a few clicks thanks to WPML. Click to see the video on how this amazingness works.read more
Some 6 months ago I joined the support team of Modern Tribe, the creators of The Events Calendar plugin. Usually, when a new release comes out (maintenance or major) the number of questions and complaints increases in the support forums. Sometimes new bugs are discovered and occasionally an update wrecks a website, no matter how thoroughly the QA team tests it before release. These complaints have inspired this post.read more
The Font Awesome for Divi Builder plugin received an important update!!! Font Awesome has changed their apporach in how the icon library can be included with a site - for good. Until now when a new version of the icon library was released you needed to paste a new...read more
The amazing Divi 3.0 is out (for some time now) and fellow Divi enthusiast, Andrej found this the right time to put together an infographic on the history of Divi. Without further ado, here it comes: Andrej is a Divi theme lover and he's running the blog...read more
Using Divi with a child theme and a CDN might result in the ETModules font icons not showing. Here's the solution. This is a fresh experience. Like happened 15 minutes ago. A client of mine is just setting up a CDN for his site. (MaxCDN to be exact.) And we chose to...read more
This has been long in the making but finally it is here. The tutorial on how to create an interactive clickable slider with Divi.
Two important notes as a start:
Note 1: This is an intermediate level tutorial. You will need to work a bit with your browser’s developer tools (or the Firebug extension) to check some CSS and you will need to work with CSS. Don’t be afraid, it sounds more scary than it is.
Note 2: This tutorial covers the creation of an interactive slider for the Desktop view only!
It is possible to create interactive sliders that work in Tablet and Phone view as well, but they require much more work. And I personally think that interactive sliders are a pain to use on small screens, so see my recommendation for this at the end of the article. And now let’s get interactive!read more
The Font Awesome for Divi plugin has been updated! And what an update!!! Font Awesome for Divi Builder 2.2 supports not only the Divi theme, but also the Divi Builder plugin (with any theme) and the Extra theme as well!read more