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Step 1: Install WordPress On Your Site

Installing WordPress on your website or blog is an extremely easy thing to do. Because of the popularity of WordPress, most hosting companies have made it even easier to install WordPress. They offer software in their backend control panel (called cPanel) which allows... read more

Step 2: Choose a Theme In WordPress

The Importance of Picking The Right Theme For You Anytime you’re building a new WordPress site, possibly the biggest choice you have to make, is which theme you’re going to use. I do want to mention that you can change your theme any time you want, but... read more

Step 3: Optimize Your WordPress Site

Why You Always Want To Have Your Site SEO Optimized So, what is Search Engine Optimization, and why do you want it? It’s all about getting the search engines (like Google) to place your website within their search results (ideally, really high up on their search... read more

Step 4: Add Widgets

What Are Widgets, and Why Do We Need Them? Widgets, like plugins, do a wide variety of different things. They can give you all sorts of functionality which you wouldn’t get without them. That being said, however, there are some pretty major differences between... read more

About WordPress

What Is a CMS? A long time ago, building your own website was hard work. You needed to know all sorts of coding languages, such as PHP, JavaScript, HTML, CSS, and more. And while those are still quite helpful in today’s day and age, they’re totally... read more

WordPress Infographic

In this post on my blog I want to share with you a WordPress infographic that I’ve designed. I have tried to highlight the main WordPress features in it and I’ve also added some graphics like e.g. a graph to illustrate the worldwide usage of WordPress... read more

Two Essential Plugins for WordPress SEO

For bloggers that want their web properties to be successful, making sure that websites follow best practices to ensure that search engines will see them as highly relevant is critical to success. Yet for many bloggers, doing this alone without hiring an SEO... read more

Divi WordPress Theme

The latest theme from Elegant Themes, Divi, is a theme that combines the flexibility of a website builder with the powerful functionality of WordPress. As part of the on-going efforts by Elegant Themes to further-advance their position a market leader in the WordPress... read more

WordPress 3.9: What You Need to Know

Since the initial release of WordPress in 2003, hundreds of updates have been released for the framework, many of which have forever transformed the way we use WordPress. WordPress 3.9 was released on April 16, 2014 and came packaged with many featured designed to... read more

WordPress Contact Form Plugins Comparison

When developing an excellent website, offering visitors a consistent way to communicate with the website’s owner is a great way to increase engagement, respond to feedback, and even sell products and services. While technically-savvy website visitors could run a WHOIS... read more

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