Just a quick post today – here’s an inspiring article I read over at Problogger from Jon Morrow. Jon tells how an car-accident changes his life forever, in more ways than one. It’s a truly awesome posting and I urge you to go read it.
Often in life (and blogging) we set our course and simply continue on the same path until something goes wrong (big time!). Depending on what goals you have set for your blog should determine the actions you take to reach your destination. In achieving your desired blogging goals it’s important to receive feedback (both positive [...]
Like many other bloggers, when someone visits any of my sites there are a number of things which I would like them to do! The purpose of my blog is not just to provide information but also to get my visitors to take action soÂ I can build rapport, and hence, a network, of like -minded [...]
Whilst just updating the Akismet plugin (which is the greatest wordpress plugin for preventing spam commenting!) on my site I made the fatal error of clicking the “update” buttonÂ too many times! I am forever doing this – I am an impatient “so and so”. The result of this was a blank page showing “Briefly unavailable [...]
In this final part of this three part series on changes to make to a new WordPress installation we will look at themes and plugins. If you miss them, here are Part 1 and Part 2. What are Themes and Plugins? In order to explain the difference between a theme and a plugin let’s use [...]
Why do you use Twitter? I would love to know. Here are some of my reasons – 1. Connecting with like minded people. It’s true that birds of a feather flock together – within a matter of a few weeks on Twitter it is possible to buildÂ aÂ small “community” of followers and people you follow. It [...]
I have been using WordPress for blogging now for several years and I absolutely love it! I have tried other blogging sites/systems in the past but none of them felt as logical or comfortable to use as WordPress. There are two ways you can work with WordPress – you can either open an account wordpress.comÂ or [...]
Hmm, interesting question! We each have our own reasons for blogging and listed below are the main reasons I blog: – 1. I Enjoy It Call me weird but there is nothing I like more than sitting back after writing a post, hitting “publish” and refreshing my homepage to see the newest post there, in [...]