Three tools to take your WordPress theme to the next level

What started as a relatively simple blogging platform has become the content management system that powers 20% of the web. That’s right, one out of five websites on the internet are built with WordPress. That’s over 60 million sites, some percentage of which don’t even have a blog at all. The secret to the rapid… Read More

Design & Development Tips & Tricks

Creating a Staging Environment on your WP-Engine powered WordPress Website

We have been in the process of moving our hosted WordPress websites over to WP-Engine, and with that comes a few added benefits that were not available in our legacy system. One of these new features is the ability to create your own staging environment for your website. The staging environment is basically a clone… Read More

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It's Fun Pants Friday!!!

Fun Fridays at Inverse Paradox! Some of the team decided to wear their fun pants today… Allison, Sarah C., Hannah, Melissa, Gina, & Ryan!

Around the Office

Magento Hacks – Alphabetize Your Categories

Once again, I walk through the door on a Monday morning and find a task on my board that requires a bit of a hack-a-round to get the desired results. Today it was to alphabetize all categories. There are many ways to approach this problem and I’ve tried them all. We could modify collection classes… Read More

Design & Development

Inverse Paradox Swag

Inverse Paradox has new swag! Check out our new awesome t-shirts and hoodies modeled by our development team and Neil— don’t they look stylish?! These fabulous wearables were a fun side-project, created by our extraordinary design crew. Our dinosaur design is printed on gray or red vintage t-shirts and blatantly announces, “Your website is a… Read More

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Happy Holidays!

Inverse Paradox will be closed for the holidays from 5pm on Monday, December 23rd until 9am on Thursday, January 2nd, 2014. During that time, if you have updates to a live website, please send your requests through to for our developers to address upon return. If you have an emergency need, please contact Neil… Read More

Around the Office News & Events

Inked Magazines' New Website

Inverse Paradox has reached another milestone. Our largest site to date has recently launched. After a quick four months, Inked Magazines brand new website is up and running! This project is a big accomplishment for everyone in our office. When Quadra Media came to us with this project we knew it would be something awesome… Read More

Design & Development Recent Projects

Notes for the Magento Front End Developer Certification Test

The first time I took a Magento certification exam was at the Imagine conference I attended in Las Vegas earlier this year. When I’d registered, they had only developer and developer plus certifications available, which focused on general development in all areas of the community edition and the enterprise edition, respectively. They seem to have… Read More

Design & Development

Want a Job? WordPress Developer

Inverse Paradox, a growing web & graphic design agency in the Philadelphia area is seeking a new WordPress Developer to add to its tightly knit team. Since 2007, Inverse Paradox has embraced the WordPress platform as the backbone to all its website offerings for clients ranging from the small business next door with just a… Read More

Design & Development News & Events

Remove “Not” from Your Discussion

Forgive me if this is preachy. Forgive me if it seems like a rant. I was sitting in the Dean’s office of the university where I teach and we were having a discussion about the program. One thing that was a brief side note was how it’s become a common characteristic of people to always… Read More

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