Starting a blog in 2020 is easier than ever. In this article, I'll explain everything you need to know about starting a blog. We'll look at choosing a domain name, deciding where best to host your blog, the best software to use, and how to make it look good. Before we get started, I should … [Read more...] about How to Start a Blog in 2020 (Your Free Step-by-Step Guide)
Learning how to create your own WordPress website has many benefits. Especially if you're on a tight budget and can't afford to hire a professional web designer to do the job for you. A half-decent starter website will cost around $500 and one that creates the wow factor will cost you … [Read more...] about How to Build a WordPress Website: A Step-by-Step Guide for Beginners
In this article, I'll explain everything you need to know about how to start a blog. We'll look at choosing a domain name, deciding where to host your blog, the best software to use for blogging (HINT - it's WordPress, IMO), and how to make it look good. Before we get started, I should let you … [Read more...] about How to Start a Blog in 2020
Do you have a problem on your blog with user engagement? Do people land on your blog posts and click away before they've read the first line? If so, you might want to consider making your blog look more attractive. More appealing. More welcoming. After all, you've spent hours researching, … [Read more...] about 8 Blog Post Formatting Tips to Increase User Engagement
A typical WordPress website uses posts and pages to display content – if you’re confused by the two, read In WordPress, What is the Difference Between a Post and a Page? Posts typically make up the blog area of a site (if used), while pages create the static areas – sales pages, legal … [Read more...] about How to Create a Brand New Post in WordPress
It’s a question we’ve all asked at one stage or another – “What is a WordPress plugin?” And here’s the answer… A plugin is a script or program you add to the core files to make WordPress do something it wouldn’t normally do. Okay, so now you know the basic definition of a WordPress plugin, … [Read more...] about What is a WordPress Plugin?
"What is a WordPress theme?" It's a question every WordPress newbie asks. By the end of this post, if I do my job properly, you'll know the answer. Think of a WordPress theme as a layer over the software's framework. The theme is the thing that gives your site its looks and some functionality … [Read more...] about What is a WordPress Theme?
WordPress is free open-source software used to build websites, blogs and apps. You probably know this already. So let's take a look at WordPress in a bit more detail. In the web design industry, WordPress is what's known as a content management system (CMS). It uses a coding language called … [Read more...] about What is WordPress?
When you first start using WordPress, you may get confused by the terminology and jargon. Even for something as simple as Posts and Pages. You obviously understand the meaning of the words, but within WordPress, each behaves differently. After you've read this post, you'll have a clear … [Read more...] about In WordPress, What’s the Difference Between Posts & Pages?
There's a 100% chance your website will go down at one time or another. Maybe it's down right now? Go check and come right back... Was it down? I hope not! Downtime may only last a few seconds or a couple of minutes, but you won't know it's happened unless you have a tracking tool in … [Read more...] about Free Website Uptime Monitoring Tool – Uptime Robot Review