This question came from Diane from dianejasa.com during our Blogs & Coffee session, to join in and ask questions, attend one of our sessions and we’ll do our best to have your question answered. For more info, visit the Blogs & Coffee archive here. How do I find images that I can use on my […]
Gravity forms is pretty awesome, you can get it here and get a great deal: Gravity Forms. And you’ll need your own WordPress site to get it to work. WordPress dot com will not work. I use Gravity Forms for tons of different things on all the websites I create. It can work as a […]
This is a quick #WordPress basic tutorial. This setting is usually set to 20. It could be too low for you. Here’s how you adjust it. #instagood #tutorial #1imagetut
Once you have a new WordPress website, you may want to create a blogpost or a page to give your visitors some information. Creating a blogpost or a page is very similar. To create a blogpost follow these steps Login to your website On the left hand side, click on Posts, then click on Add […]
As more people are taking notice of the free website stuff, I’m trying to put a simple manual or quickstart together to help with all aspects of setting up your WordPress site. I think people that are new to WordPress need it. And if I’m the one convincing you to come to WordPress and use […]
Just like setting up Permalinks, and tomorrow’s tip, backing up your WordPress website should be done very early on when you first get your WordPress website. The best backup system for WordPress is one that is implemented and tested regularly. A good backup routine will guarantee that if you make a mistake on your configuration, or […]
One of the very first things you must do on WordPress is to setup your permalinks. You actually don’t have to do this, but it’s a good idea to customize your permalinks. Permalinks is a term that refers to the URL of a particular post or page on your WordPress site. By default, WordPress uses […]
One of the coolest things about a new website is picking just the right theme. To make things easier for you I’ve installed about a dozen of the best themes available for WordPress. This is a tutorial that shows you how to activate the theme you want to use. If you can’t find a theme […]
This quick video explains how to log-in to your brand new free wordpress website that I built for you. The video applies to most WordPress websites and I cover logging into it with the standard log-in link, but also teach you how to log in without the link in case the link isn’t there for […]
This is a free tutorial created for the Free WordPress Website offer I have going on. It covers how to update plugins and themes so that your WordPress website has the best chance of fending off a hijacking or hacking attempt. It’s short and sweet and to the point.
If you’re one of the lucky people to have one of my free WordPress websites, you may want to take a look at the video below. This is a Quickstart guide to your new website. It covers most major sections of your new WordPress site and it also goes over some of the special configurations […]
This is a quick tutorial that shows you how to use the press this feature in WordPress. This is very helpful for curating. Many apps and services use bookmarklets and WordPress is no exception. The video is short and explains the basics of Press This and how to use it for your own blog.
This is the first video I publish from a series of Fly on The Wall style tutorials. Several people have asked me to invite them to a hangout when I’m doing “stuff” on WordPress. That usually wouldn’t work because I don’t know when I’ll do these things. So I did the next best thing and […]
Last night, as I was writing one of the posts for my blogging tutorial series, I wanted a way to get columns working in a post. Newspaper style, or magazine style some may call it. I thought it would be really cool if I could wrap content around short tags that would automatically make columns. […]