About Nathan Weller

Hi, I'm Nathan Weller - a Columbus, Ohio based artist, blogger, and entrepreneur with a fierce passion for artistic community. I'm also the founder and CEO of Black Cat Digital Publishing, a digital content solution for individuals and businesses alike. You can find me on twitter or reach out to me by email at [email protected]

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Designing, developing and maintaining a website can be a grossly time-consuming process. Outsourcing any or all of these processes is a great option, if you can afford it. If you can’t, the next best approach is one of my favorites – keep it simple, stupid. Simplicity is key to ensuring that your site has the best look, rankings and support possible. One option for keeping things simple is using the Genesis framework. The Genesis Framework is supported by StudioPress, a provider of premium WordPress themes.  Calling itself “the industry standard in WordPress design frameworks,” Genesis provides a one-stop, easy and […]

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I’m sure I’m not alone in wishing for a product like ShopEat. I think it’s safe to assume that if you regularly look up recipes online you’ve wished for a seamless way to get the recipe from the screen to a shopping list – preferably on your phone. Now, there is! And not only are you personally able to enjoy this free service, but thanks to the ShopEat WordPress plugin you are able to offer the readers of your site this same convenience. And all the food bloggers rejoiced! Installing the ShopEat Plugin To offer the convenience of ShopEat on […]

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For many, the secret to good design is subtlety. I know I for one I am a bit turned off by overly “loud” websites with garish colors or over-the-top patterns. I like to keep it simple, clean, and attractive. Which is why when I stumbled across the Background Patterns plugin for WordPress I knew I had to share it with everyone here at WPHub. It’s completely uncomplicated and 100% useful. Oh, and it’s free. Which is always nice. What is it exactly? It’s nothing more than a plugin that once installed allows you to access a large library of subtle […]

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Photography has long been one of the most popular reasons for creating a website using WordPress. Whether for photoblogging or simply as a portfolio/showcase. However, as video technology continues to evolve and more and more amateurs are able to create high quality videos – similarly to how Digital DSLRs spawned a massive surge in amateur photography – there is now a growing need for themes, plugins, and tutorials on how a video artist can best utilize the World’s most popular blogging platform and CMS. There are a lot of plugins and themes out there for displaying really great looking photo […]

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When I first started learning about WordPress and WordPress themes I admit I sort of thought it was funny that there are premium themes targeted at creative studios or agencies. If they’re a creative studio or agency wouldn’t they just make their own? However, the more I’ve learned about business the more I realize that if you can get a great looking theme for under $100 that someone on your team can tweak or re-brand, you will not only achieve a great looking custom branded website, but more importantly you can put your creative team to work doing what you […]