Developer's Manual

Setting up the blog

Setting up the blog

With all of the WooThemes that we use, setting up the blog is easy. Simply follow these steps: Create new page (Dashboard > Pages > Add New) Give it the title of “Blog” (unless the client wants it called “news” or something else) Set its Page Template to “Blog” Publish the page Add the page […]

Setting up a Newsletter

When you have to set up a newsletter feed you need to start by setting up MailChimp (MC) on the website. Firstly go to plugins and turn on or install the plugin Gravity Forms MailChimp Add-On (see screenshot below) if it isn’t already. Next we have to setup the MailChimp API. You can check how […]

Nuttify Champion Website User Interface Design Guidelines

Nuttify Champion Website User Interface Design Guidelines

This is part one of what will be several articles about how to effectively design a Champion Website At Nuttify we believe in giving users what they want, when they want it. Using user focused design principles we aim to build and maintain websites that build businesses and reach our client’s objectives. The overarching principles […]

How to Pull, Push and Commit with Git

The first thing you need to do is open a ‘Terminal’ window. On Mac: You can do this by searching for ‘Terminal’ in the spotlight search. On windows use PuTTy SSH into the relevant server – development or production Local

Production (this is not the real port number – you will be given this […]

CSS Style Guide

Target appropriately An example of targeting too tightly

There’s lots of unnccessary definitions in this. We want to target the unique elements with the minimal number of steps. This should be:

An example of targeting too loosely

This will affect every list on every page – including the navigation menus. Responsive CSS […]

Create Google Webmasters

Google Webmasters gives us and our clients important information on the appearance of the site in Google search. It can also be linked to google Analytics to feed in search data. Login to Webmasters Click “Add a Site” on the top right of the Dashboard Enter the URL To verify select Alternate methods > Google Analytics […]