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Divi Email Optin Module – with support for 17 New Providers plus Success Actions

Divi Email Optin Module – with support for 17 New Providers plus Success Actions

The Divi Email Optin module has just been given a huge update, which includes support for 17 of the most popular email marketing services and success actions.

The new email marketing services supported are: ConvertKit, Mailerlite, Mailster, Infusionsoft, Ontraport, iContact, HubSpot, Emma, MadMimi, GetResponse, Feedblitz, ConstantContact, Sendinblue, ActiveCampaign, SalesForce, CampaignMonitor and MailPoet.

The Divi Email Optin module already supports MailChimp, AWeber and FeedBurner, which means that, in total, 20 email marketing services are now supported.

In addition to adding these great new services’ integrations, you can now display a message or redirect to a website URL, after a successful optin.

In this post I’ll introduce the Email Optin Module update, run through the newly supported email marketing services and point out the success actions.
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The Big Divi Update – 1,000 New, Improved and Easier to Understand Options

The Big Divi Update – 1,000 New, Improved and Easier to Understand Options

That’s right folks, you didn’t read it wrong, 1,000 Divi options have been added and all options have been made easier to use and easier to understand.

Elegant Themes have gone through every single Module, Row and Section and added: padding, margin, width, module alignment, item alignment, text alignment, rel attributes, background colours, background images, background gradients, background videos and more.

In total, 1,000 new options have been added, existing options have been improved and all options have been made easier to understand.

In this post I’ll take a look at the options that have been added, point out a few options that are easier to use and explain why options are easier to understand.
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Divi Theme Breaking News… you read it here first folks

Divi Theme Breaking News… you read it here first folks

There’s so much happening in the world of Divi and it’s moving so quickly, that it’s almost impossible to get posts out quickly enough to keep folks up to date.

Theme updates, new features and fabulous new innovations are coming at us thick and fast and that’s why I’ve decided to create this “Divi Theme Breaking News” post.

In this post, I’ll presents each item of Divi news in a few short paragraphs, add an explanatory video if available and provide a link to the original news item.

I’ll add new items as announcements are made, so bookmark this post and keep checking back for up-to-date Divi news.
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Divi theme advanced animations – the perfect way to grab and hold your visitors’ attention

Divi theme advanced animations – the perfect way to grab and hold your visitors’ attention

Animations are a great way to grab and hold your visitors’ attention and Divi’s new advanced animations make it super easy to find the perfect animation for every location on your website.

The new advanced animations have seven animation styles (Fade, Slide, Bounce, Zoom, Flip, Fold and Roll), each animation style has its own advanced controls and animations can be combined to create stunning effects.

The advanced animation options have been extended to every Divi Module, Row and Section.
These new options have been consolidated into a slick new easy to use interface that allows you to customize every aspect of your animation.

In this post, I’ll introduce the new Divi theme advanced animations, take a look at the Seven Unique Animation Styles and their advanced controls and briefly look at combining Animations.
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Divi Performance Boost for Faster Load Times and Improved Google PageSpeed Scores

Divi Performance Boost for Faster Load Times and Improved Google PageSpeed Scores

If you’re anything like me, you’re always looking for improved Google PageSpeed scores and faster load times for your sites.

If you are, you’re going to love the latest release of Divi because it gives both improved out-of-the-box Google PageSpeed scores and faster load times for your visitors.

This update addresses various Google PageSpeed insights by introducing automatic CSS and JavaScript minification and combination, as well as additional request reductions that will decrease the size of your pages and speed up load times for your visitors.

In this post, I’ll introduce the various performance boosting modifications and then look at each of them in detail.
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