How to Have a HubSpot Menu Load the Default Menu When Transferring to Another Account

Problem: When transferring a HubSpot theme or template file to another portal global module’s menu disappears. The code snippet below sets the default menu tag to pull a default if it is not selected.

 

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How Do You Convert Text to Outline Shapes in Adobe XD?

If you are wanting to export a text based graphic icon or text symbol it is a good idea to convert it to outlines before exporting. If you don’t, when you embed the svg it will be looking for the web font being used and not look right. Select the text box containing the graphic… Read more »

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HubSpot Themes vs Templates – What is the Difference?

Previously it was possible to download HubSpot template packs from the HubSpot marketplace. These were a collection of landing page, website page, blog, and email templates. The downside of these packs is they did not share any unified settings and they were not very portable between accounts. Now a group of templates, custom modules, and… Read more »

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What is the Average Cost for a Freelance Hubspot CMS Developer?

Below are common ranges you will find the hourly rate. As you might imagine the rates depend on various things like the value given to the client, how busy the freelancer is, and the economic status of the country of the developer. You also have to factor in the working relationship of time-zones and language…. Read more »

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What are Some Questions to Ask a Client Before Building Their Website?

Before creating an estimate or project proposal, it is extremely important to know the business objectives of client. Website’s are a dime a dozen, but a lead generating website is a rare jewel. These websites are more strategic and help your client generate new business. Below is a list of common questions I ask in… Read more »

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As a Web Developer, What Should I Know about SEO?

There are a lot of reasons why you might want to start developing a website. It could be a way to expand or establish your small business, or a way to organize a portfolio for your art. It could even serve as a personal website that helps job recruiters find you and learn more about… Read more »

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What are the Open Sans CSS Font Weights?

I often want to use different font weights for Open Sans and so am adding them here for quick reference later. Open Sans light font-weight: 300; regular font-weight: 400; semi-bold font-weight: 600; bold font-weight: 700; extra-bold font-weight: 800;

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How to Setup a Virtual Host Using Wamp

Create your project directory c:/wamp/www/project-name Open Wamp & Click Add a Virtual Host Fill out both of the inputs outlined in read enter the name of your site. I use projectname.test Enter the path to the directory you just created in step 1 Clear Hosts DNS Cache Open command line and enter ipconfig /flushdns Restart… Read more »

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How to Export & Import mysql Database from Command Line

I was recently working on creating a local instance of a WordPress site and was using Wamp. When I was importing the database it was throwing an error (mysql error 2006 mysql server has gone away) because the packet size was too large. I used the command line to import the database and increase the… Read more »

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How to track Google Ads Conversions with a JavaScript Application?

I recently ran into an issue tracking Google Ads conversions with imported Google Analytics Goals. I was using a destination goal for a thank you page. This was setup properly but the website was using JavaScript to change the url destination and so did not refresh the page. This prevented the goal from running even… Read more »

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