Whenever I hear the word spam I think of the food spam. Devin actually likes canned Spam. I am going to be honest and say that I have never tried it, nor have I even seen it in person. I just know that most people I know think it is disgusting. I’m sure that as Devin is reading this, he has decided … [Read more...] about The easiest way to stop comment spam
We all know that there is more to a book than the cover. Now that you’ve got your cover set up, you need some intriguing pages. Today we are going to talk about different types of pages your WordPress blog can have and how to create each type of page. Blog The blog page is also referred to as as … [Read more...] about Add pages to your blog
One of the most important pages on your blog is your about page. As you watch your traffic climb, you will soon discover that your about page is one of the most popular pages on your blog. People want to know who the person is behind the writing of your notable blog. Just like a resume is vital in … [Read more...] about Write the most important page on your blog: the about page
This post is going to discuss how to write, format, and optimize a blog post. The tutorial is directly for WordPress users, but can be applied to any blogging platform. Here's the break down (the first two are for WordPress newbies, so if you're already familiar with WordPress skip to number … [Read more...] about How to write your first WordPress blog post.
Socializing with other bloggers is a great way to make blogging friends and gain readers. You can always use social media to connect with people, but comment on other blogs is another great way to connect with people. You can make your comments more personal by using a Gravatar. What is a … [Read more...] about Add an image to your comments with a Gravatar.
Have you noticed boxes at the end of blog posts that have the Author’s image and a little blurb about them? That's an author's box. An author box is another easy way to give your blog a professional look. I really like it when a blog has an author box at the end of their post. I guess it helps me … [Read more...] about Add an author box to your blog posts