When you decide to have a blog on your online store, there are many different directions you can go with it. The key is to make it a educational and useful to your customers vs. a distraction. Here are 10 tips that work for any blog, but with thought, can specifically help you with your online … [Read more...] about 10 Tips To Help You With Your WordPress Online Store’s Blog
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Sometimes it's the small details. Whether it's your online store, your blog or your business site, you likely will at some point use the blockquote.I think one of the things most new users to WordPress find themselves confused about is the non-WYSIWYG of the WordPress editor window, and also how … [Read more...] about Blockquotes in WordPress – You Never Know What They Will Look Like
Whether or not you use a social share plugin on your WordPress eCommerce site is totally up to you. I'm not here to debate the pros and cons. You may be using it on the blog, on your store or even to give visitors the chance to share your products via social with others. Whatever the case, I am … [Read more...] about Using a Social Share Plugin on Your WordPress eCommerce Site? Here Is a Twitter Tip.
I am a huge fan of affiliate partnerships. But I enter into these types of agreements carefully, and always with my readers’ and clients’ interest at heart. I use affiliate links in my blog posts and other content, whenever I see a product or service that is reliable, value-driven and a good … [Read more...] about Why I Don’t Always Share That Affiliate Link of Products and Services I Recommend
You may have been there. You are reading a tutorial on an established WordPress site and something catches your eye. Something that you question because recently you were working on your own site and this exact situation was part of your issue, but you find that what they are saying is wrong. I can … [Read more...] about A Very Useful Tip for WordPress Categories and Sub-categories
Well, it's a question that got your wondering, huh? Well, the two had everything to do with each other this last weekend as I built out a page for our podcast sponsorships using the Beaver Build plugin for WordPress. So I thought what better opportunity to not only talk about the experience with … [Read more...] about What Does Podcast Sponsorships and Beaver Builder Have in Common?
In today's post, I'd like to I hope I can touch on ways that to repurpose your podcast. In this podcast I often do this the form of offering you more than just the audio. adding video and text as well, so it serves the needs of a wider audience.You can look at other options, like the review I … [Read more...] about An Interview Question from Your Podcast is a Potential Blog Post
Some bloggers choose to remove the dates of their posts. But I would say very few get away with it. What I mean it that most of the times it just causes confusion and frustration for the reader. Because there are lot of subjects you blog about that will make it harder for your readers when you … [Read more...] about How to Display the ‘Last Updated’ Date of Your Posts on Your WordPress Site
Recently OptinMonster came out with version 4.0. As a long-time fan of this plugin and service, I initially was going to write a post about the new features, but instead, since my last post on it was March of 2014, it was time to do a new post and go a little deeper (okay, a lot deeper) into my take … [Read more...] about An In-Depth Overview of OptinMonster: Lead Generation For Your WordPress Site or Online Store
Every once in awhile I tend to go back to the basics. Over 10 years of blogging, 7 of them here on this blog, I have shared long and short tips. They are always good to revisit and to help those you are just starting their journey. So I pulled together a few for today's post. 1. Help Your SEO with … [Read more...] about From Comments to SEO. About Page to Your Photo. Tips for Your WordPress Blog
Remember the old days of WordPress? You started a site and found yourself beating your head against the computer because you couldn't do something as simple as change a font size? Or maybe it was a color. A little styling on your site was pretty much impossible.Sometimes you would Google it and … [Read more...] about Using the Additional CSS in the WordPress Customizer. It’s Not So Scary.
In episode 46, I have the pleasure of chatting with Jason Cosper at WPEngine. And today's topic is fine-tuning your eCommerce web site. We are in the middle of Web Week, where often when traffic is lower between the holidays, it's the perfect time to do a tuneup on your online store. Jason brings … [Read more...] about Tips for Tuning Up Your WordPress eCommerce Site with Jason Cosper