Spotlight On: Konrad Sroka, ThemeKraft

It’s time to Spotlight another one of our LifterLMS Experts.  Let’s get to know Konrad Sroka from ThemeKraft! What are your hobbies and interests outside of the internets? I like surf; travel; design; music; patterns and nature; mathematics; psychedelics; mind & meditation; permaculture; people and group dynamics; throwing yourself and others unexpectedly in awkward situations is my favorite. 3 words your best friend would use to describe you… Haha don’t know. (Editors note:  Clever, Konrad…that is 3 words…) What first made you interested in web development or design? Why do you do what you do? …Ohh there’s been many things coming together. First I love to design stuff. Then I…

LifterLMS Experts Spotlight Series: Tammy Pereira, Syd and Coco

Community — a feeling of fellowship with others as a result of sharing common attitudes, interests, and goals. Community is a very important concept to us at Lifter. In the technology space, it’s easy to feel isolated, which is why we work hard to build and maintain our community and relationships. You may have noticed we recently launched our LifterLMS Experts page.  Our experts page was born out of listening to the needs of our customers who sometimes need a little extra help or site customization. We reached out to our community to find LifterLMS Expert available to help with web design, web development, marketing, and instructional design. We’d like you…

A Chat with Thomas Levy on WordCamp Los Angeles

Thomas Levy, LifterLMS CTO, is gearing up for WordCamp Los Angeles on September 29 – October 1.  We took a few minutes to dig in and speak with him about why he’s had mysterious “WCLAX” planning meetings blocked off on his calendar, what WCLAX really is all about, and if there are free t-shirts (hint: there are). Tell us about your history with WordCamp Los Angeles (WCLAX). I first got involved in WCLAX in 2015, mostly because I’m pretty bad at saying no to things and Adam Silver, a co-organizer that year, told me I could come for free if I volunteered by helping to hand out t-shirts and clean-up…

What’s in a Word(Camp)?

LifterLMS is proud to be a Small Business sponsor of this year’s WordCamp Sacramento on September 16-17, 2017. WordCamp Sacramento is a fun, relaxed, locally organized event. Over the course of two days attendees have the opportunity to learn, mingle, network and chat about everything related to the internet’s biggest platform: WordPress. Everyone, of all skill levels, is welcome at WordCamp.  If you are a business owner, blogger, developer, consultant, designer, writer, enthusiast, anyone who uses WordPress as part of your job, or anyone who might want to use WordPress someday, WordCamp is the place to be!  You can neither be too novice, nor too experienced.  Both new and casual users, as…

Is the LifterLMS “Try for $1” or the “Done For You” Service Right for Me?

Pull up a chair, and let’s chat.  The LifterLMS culture is all about listening to community feedback — including positive, neutral, and negative. We love the positive, but we learn from the negative. We work diligently to develop a diverse feedback loop so we can learn about your needs and pain points. We listen carefully, because we know there’s an opportunity in every piece of information for growth and change. You have a lot to say. And we love it. Our signature services the Try for $1 and Done For You were born out of community needs. Over and over we heard from people who wanted us to set up their…

Multi-Language Support and Custom Course – Lesson Sidebars

Today we are sneaking in another update to lifterLMS. Version 1.1.1. The newest update contains a lot of house keeping and also a couple new features. Some of our biggest requests were for multi-language support and custom lesson and course sidebars. Multi-language Support In version 1.1.1 we have set lifterLMS up for multi-language support. Users can now generate a PO file for the language of their choice. We also welcome any PO submissions by the community to help us reach as many languages as possible. If you are interested in contributing, please leave us a message in the forums. Custom Lesson and Course Sidebars If you visit your widgets page in…

Version 1.1.0 now Available

lifterLMS version 1.1.0 is finally here and boy do we have some updates! What kind of updates? Well how about quizzes and coupons to start! When you update lifterLMS to version 1.1 you will find three new sub menu items: Coupons, Quizzes and Quiz Questions. To help get you started we put together a short video tutorial on how to build quizzes. (see video below) In addition to the major enhancements (quizzes and coupons) we have a few new features: New Settings (My Account) Require users to enter thier email address twice for accuracy on registration. Require Billing Address on user registration Require First and Last name on user registration…

Version 1.0.3 Now Available

First of all, thank you everyone for all of the support and amazing feedback! This is exactly what we needed. A great community of people who are willing to take the extra time to tell us what they need. LifterLMS version 1.0.3 was released today. If you have the plugin installed and activated you can now install the update. There are some minor and major changes in this version. Sidebar Support From the forums we got a lot of requests to add sidebar functionality. We listened. In the updated version you will find that Courses and Lessons now support sidebars. We will be rolling out custom course and lesson sidebar…