The WordPress platform is very powerful when it comes to managing web site content and being able to add functionality for web site owners. But if you are not a web developer, the options are limited as to how much you can customize WordPress to your specific needs. And this can prove frustrating for most […]
Many of us run our own WordPress blogs but still want to customize the look of our WordPress web site. However, getting into WordPress customization seems a daunting and scary task. In this tutorial, I will show you how you can easily customize WordPress using a method known as “creating a Child Theme“.
We frequently hear the nightmare stories about someone’s online social tragedy. It is enough to make you nervous about even registering for a Facebook account with all of these stories. So I wanted to balance the scales out a bit and tell you about a very positive Social experience that I had just about a […]
Web site hosting is a necessary service for anyone who has a web site. The service has become more of a commodity in recent years with prices dropping significantly, much to the advantage of web site owners. However, the level of service provided by some web hosting companies has also dropped significantly in recent years. […]
One of the most frustrating parts of web development is finding a problem that seems unsolvable. As a freelance web developer, I run in to this problem occasionally. Here are a few tips that may help you to solve some of the seemingly unsolvable problems.
Do you have a great design idea for web site that uses a very nice looking or special font face? For Web Designers, this has been a problem because the only way a visitor can view your work of art is if they have the same font installed on their computer. If they don’t your […]
First, my apologies for not writing for so long. There has been so much happening and so many cool things out there now. We especially enjoy finding new features that anyone can implement. Even someone without any coding knowledge what-so-ever. With the new releases of WordPress, it is now extremely easy to customize the background […]
An FTP (File Transfer Protocol) Client is an application, or web tool, that allows you to send and receive files between your computer and a web server. One of the most common uses for these types of tools is to upload (send) files to a web server. For instance, if you are going to install […]
If you use a hosted WordPress.Com blog, short codes have been added to simplify many of the common tasks a blogger needs to deal with. Previously, we dealt with How to Add a Photo Gallery for self hosted blogs. In today’s entry, we will show you how easy it is to add a simple Contact […]
I just read a post from Hub Spot on “Using Twitter to Ranking #1 on Google in less than 5 minutes“. At first I thought it was a hoax. But the news was even better.