5 quick ways to beef up your blog security

So I’d recently started a new blog (although I now won’t be using it, for various reasons…shortest blog life ever! Ha!). I’d installed a security plugin, but hadn’t done much else since I was just getting it all going. And then yesterday, I got notifications that someone was trying to force their way into the… Read more

WordPress 101: How to work with menus

How to work with Wordpress.org menus

One of the most-asked questions about WordPress…how to use the menus! :) It’s actually very easy once you know where to go & what to click. Quick overview: Go to Appearance–>Menus You can work with a menu you already have, or create a new one Select from the lists of Pages & Categories to add… Read more

WordPress 101: How to work with WordPress categories

How to work with Wordpress categories

Here’s a little vid I did to explain how to use WordPress categories, which is one of the most often-asked questions clients have when they start with WordPress (along with how to use the menus, which will be the next post). :) Creating categories is easy…deciding what categories you want to use, well, that might… Read more

How to install WordPress on Bluehost hosting

How to install Wordpress on Bluehost hosting

I’m showing you how to install WordPress on the two different web hosts I recommend, Hostgator (last post) and Bluehost (this post). You’ll see that the process is very similar, and so if you’re using a host other than Hostgator or Bluehost, you’ll be able to replicate the installation pretty easily. Soon I’ll show you… Read more

How to install WordPress with Hostgator hosting

how-to-install-wordpress-hostgator

For the DIYer’s out there, I’m going to show you how to install WordPress on the two different web hosts I recommend, Hostgator (this post) and Bluehost (next post). You’ll see that the process is very similar, and so if you’re using a host other than Hostgator or Bluehost, you’ll be able to replicate the… Read more