Tools for WP Sites

These are some of the useful tools and resources i use and/or recommend.

Design Plugin

The Divi Builder plugin by Elegant themes works in any theme. I tested it by creating a

Responsive CSS

I use Quirktools Screenfly and Chromes ruler for writing and testing Media Queries for responsive

Convert Files Online

This is the best online Tool to Convert Files to Any Format. I mainly use it to convert .mov

Image Placeholder enables you to create sample images online. Simply change the size in the

Visual Hook Map

This page contains many of the Genesis Hooks you can use in custom functions.

Combine Images

This online tool enables you to upload 2 images and display them side by side in 1 image like is a free software application for Windows. It enables you to modify images and


Github is a free online provider you can use to host your code. You never need to worry about


Snagit by TechSmith enables Windows or Mac users to easily customize your screen captures with

Desktop Server

Desktop Server by Server Press enables you to install WordPress on your local computer. You can

W3 Schools

An excellent free online resource for learning coding. W3 Schools includes a useful range of

Genesis Framework

When i installed WordPress for the very 1st time, i also activated one of the default themes named

StudioPress Themes

StudioPress are the child themes which run on Genesis. The reason i choose StudioPress is because

WP Engine

WPEngine are the fastest hosting provider for WordPress powered sites. Forget VPS, Grid or other