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Website Design and Creation – Class 1

Primary goal Before you can create an effective website, you need to determine your primary goal for having the website. Be sure to write it … Read more

WordPress: An interview with Jean Egan

Last month, I was interviewed by Travis Blair of TheZarf.com. Below is a link to the interview. Check it out – it is chock-full of … Read more

Easy PayPal Button

Say you don’t have time or money to create a website with a shopping cart, but you still want your customers to be able to … Read more

How to install a plugin

Note: I created this post for a former sub-site I created and used to manage but managing multiple sites took too much energy so I’ve … Read more

Here is a simple solution if you are looking to have a password protected directory…

Here is a simple solution if you are looking to have a password protected directory that is outside of WordPress. Just add two lines to … Read more

Another good article that looks at entrepreneur traits

I have a lot of these traits… guess I was meant to be an entrepreneur! (I’m #1,2,6,7,9 and 11. Woo!) Embedded Link 12 Surprising Signs … Read more

I like #7 especially – it’s good to treat your best business buddies well

Same goes for personal buddies. Recognizing who adds value to your life and adding value to theirs. Everyone helps each other – it’s important. Love … Read more

I tend to use “I”

Though, when a project truly is a collaboration with another colleague, I do use “we”. What is your preference? I’d love to hear why one … Read more

Referrals

Oh good! I’m doing something right. Referrals are the only form of business I do these days. I love referrals because everyone is more accountable. … Read more

Wow – look at the effort this pizza company has gone to

They ensure their email campaign message is seen, whether or not your email program automatically loads images or not. #marketing   #emarketing   #brilliant   … Read more

Learn tips on how to increase the chances of your email being read

Here’s a nice infographic for email design to increase the chances of your email being read. Embedded Link Design for the Subscriber Infographic – Litmus … Read more

It took me a little while to put this on my “to do” list to fully read…

It took me a little while to put this on my “to do” list to fully read through and share, but I knew when this … Read more

WordPress tip of the month

CSS, is there anything you can’t do? If you have a blog on your website and get a fair amount of comment traffic, this is … Read more

Want to be able to use any of the Google webfonts on your WordPress website?

http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/fontific/ Load the Fontific plugin above, then update the font list file using the link below. (font_list.php) I’m keeping this list as current as I can, though … Read more

I use this all the time

Great resource. Embedded Link Kraken Image Optimizer Kraken.io – rubust and ultra-fast online image optimizer

Is there a detriment to posting an event and then changing it multiple times?

Is there a detriment to posting an event and then changing it multiple times?  (with notification to the people you invited) I say, yes. Have … Read more

If your WordPress site has a blog or not – a lot of these plugins are very helpful…

If your WordPress site has a blog or not – a lot of these plugins are very helpful for any WordPress site. Which of these … Read more

These are great tips – worth passing on to colleagues, clients and friends alike…

These are great tips – worth passing on to colleagues, clients and friends alike. Reshared post This is one of the reasons I consider Jeff … Read more

Google Docs

Looks like some of these requests have been filled (at least access to google fonts within google docs) but I’m slightly annoyed with then not … Read more

Your Google account activity

Check up on your Google account activity and connections. Reshared post For you safety, security, and overall peace of mind, you heavy Google users might … Read more

A great resource – WP Solver

My business site hawking Panah Rad’s business site, WP Solver. Follow us both if you have a WordPress driven website and appreciate tips and recommendations to help … Read more

Easiest WordPress Tip of the Month EVER

Lynda.com offers lots of the beginner WordPress classes that are free of charge. Their learning format breaks training into smaller, digestible chunks to allow you … Read more

This page may be boring to many people, but it’s an excellent reference

This is an excellent reference I use often. I especially appreciate that “Widget Logic” uses the same conditional tags, so my work with template coding … Read more

Are you developing your WordPress site with AdRotate and don’t see anything where…

Are you developing your WordPress site with AdRotate and don’t see anything where your ad should be? Are you baffled? The answer: AdBlock Disable AdBlock … Read more

Clients and colleagues should appreciate this bit of information if they’re sharing…

Clients and colleagues should appreciate this bit of information if they’re sharing content via social media. Reshared post I’m not a social media expert, but … Read more

WordPress has launched retina support

Worth sharing along – WordPress has launched retina support – so your images look great even on higher density screens. Thanks Dan! #wordpress #update Reshared … Read more

WordPress Tip

Informal tip to recommend Yoast’s Google Analytics for WordPress plugin. It allows much more control than if you just plop the analytics code in your … Read more