My customers are constantly asking me “How-To” do this, that and the other thing, so I finally decided to create a curated list of great WordPress how-to videos and tutorials. I’ll keep adding to the list as I find new or updated information.
Pinging is a way for websites to let search engines, feed aggregators, and social networks know that your website or blog has been updated. Be sure NOT to get banned!
Website visitors land on 404 pages because they’ve clicked on, or entered a broken link, or have tried to access a page that no longer exists on your website. If visitors are landing on 404 pages on YOUR site, you are likely loosing traffic. Here is a 404 page at its ugliest . . . […]
Do you love FREE? I sure do, and this WordPress plugin is one of the best bargains on the planet. If you want to sell your books, info products or other goods on your website, the Simple Paypal Shopping Cart Plugin will make the entire process fast and easy. I used to install Paypal buttons […]
Facebook Ads I’ve run Facebook Ad campaigns for some of my clients either to build their Business Page subscriber numbers or to drive traffic to a product or service. I’ve considered using Facebook Ads to promote books several times. Each time I rejected it because the potential cost of the ads just didn’t make sense […]
If you want to monetize your author website by making it easy to sell your own books and/or by selling other Amazon books or products one of the easiest ways to do it is with a Word-Press plug-in. There are numerous Amazon Plug-ins to choose from. Some of them do “just one thing,” while others […]
The Monarch Social Media Plug-in is one of the most powerful and flexible social media sharing plug-ins available today. . I used to have to install three different plug-ins to do the same work Monarch does. With Monarch, you can easily pick and choose the functionality you want (floating sidebars, before or after post, […]
I build sites … dozens of sites–for myself and my clients. The themes I use the most are the Studio Press Themes. They are easy to use and the documentation takes you step-by-step through the setup process. Here is one site I built using the Lifestyle theme choice. […]
The Thesis Theme by DIY Themes used to be one of the most powerful and flexible WordPress Themes available. It is a bare bones theme platform which could be developed and modified in countless ways. My ProofPositive website has been up and running for over fifteen years. Over the years it has seen many changes, […]
I LOVE LOVE LOVE Elegant Themes. In fact I love ET so much I’ve used one of their themes to build this website. The theme this website is built with is called DIVI Divi is an amazing, fully responsive theme. It is extremely versatile and easy to use with dozens of out of the […]