I’ve been thinking about how to be “me” as it pertains to this little biz of mine. I whole-heartedly agree with writers like copyblogger, and Chris Brogan (Human Business Works) and a host of others who believe that in this market where we’re drowning in information, trust will inform a lot of the purchasing decisions. […]
In this tutorial, we’ll cover two ways of adding a flickr image into your WordPress posts or pages. 1. Step One: Log into Flickr 2. Step Two: Click on Share When you click on Share, get the BBcode – and it will look something like this: 3. Step Three: Paste into Post You have two […]
In this new series, we’re going to cover exactly what steps we take to create a ‘brochure’ site on WordPress. Today we’re talking about what it is, how to tell if you need one and why WordPress is the best choice for development. What is a Brochure Site? A ‘brochure site’ is usually characterized by […]
How to spare your innocent eyes the onslaught of spam. Dealing with comment and form spam in WordPress and other sites, is a daily task for most of us. But I find that the spammers are getting smarter and sneakier and I want to protect YOU from THEM. Here’s the why and how to stop […]
Is PLR Ethical? This video is by Nicole Dean – you can find her (& her PLR site) at Easy PLR (affiliate link). [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ysxD6mnibwU&hl[/youtube] Why I choose PLR from Nicole I have read 10’s of PLR sites, and seen hundreds of PLR articles – some for free. I downloaded some googled PLR (probably not a […]
One of the risks of blogging is that a lot of your best writing may get lost under a pile of reverse chronologically organized posts. Let’s keep the best writing front and center, shall we? Built-In Organization 1. Use PAGES like they were intended. From the WordPress codex: Pages live outside of the normal blog […]
And perhaps you want the comments closed? I wouldn’t blame you. If you scroll down in your write>post screen there is a section called “Advanced Options”. This is for you! Let’s go through them: Excerpt: This will override other excerpts of this post on the archives or category pages. Click on the arrow and insert […]
Have you been to the bloggy giveaways carnival this week? It ends tonight! Go! Quickly! And, if you’re ready to give away a present, this here is a great tool to ‘draw’ a nearly-random number: Like drawing numbers from a hat, without the hat. How very geeky of you!