WP – Custom Post Types – Block Templates

Our goal  was to update the layout of the Sportsbook review from our client Spooky Express to be mobile friendly and increase conversions. Majo started the design process doing research of some of the competitors’ sites: SportsbookReview.com Covers.com Oddsshark.com Mytopsportsbooks.com She found some insights on what competitors were highlighting and where the differences between Spooky …

Shopify Unite Conference: Online Store 2.0

At the Shopify Unite Conference in June of 2021, the Online Store 2.0 was revealed. There are some new features for this update. Let’s take a look! Theme and Editor The themes in the Shopify online store are now more modular using blocks. You can arrange the store design within the Shopify online store customizer. …

WPengine Domain Keyword and “Noindex” / “Nofollow” Environments

There are three site environments to consider when using the WPengine keyword in site domains: Production is the live site that a user in the public would view and use. Staging includes small updates and testing to a site. Development is for bigger development projects like building a site or making large changes. Whenever we …

Github

Github is a repository for coding version control and collaboration. Since the PIC development team is growing, we are pushing to use Github more and more to maintain a trace of changes made to themes. PIC Design & Development will use Github for HubSpot, Shopify, and WordPress codes. We have a repository per theme and …

WordPress REST API & Adding Custom Endpoints with Alpine JS

With WordPress REST, we can create custom endpoints with any query and information we want. This helps organize that data for filtering or easier HTML development. We pass parameters on the query string and get different JSON results using those parameters. Through Alpine JS we can use the JSON result from the REST API to …