As you know there are tons of “free” themes out there, and although I usually recommend investing a few bucks into a premium theme, there are instances where a free one will do the job. But where do you find them? And what about free themes that hide malicious code in them? Well, I found […]
The jQuery Lightbox for Native galleries plugin. If you have created a gallery using your media library, this plugin takes that gallery to the next level by creating a nice lightbox and slideshow for your images. PLEASE NOTE: This plugin has been discontinued so it will not be updated. As the plugin author told me: It’s […]
As you know, WordPress makes it easy to do updates on your website as your business grows and evolves. When your target client and message change, it’s a good idea to make sure the content of your website reflects that.
If you are like me, your blog posts take some time. Sometimes lots of time. I’ll toss a topic around, let it marinate. Even start writing and abandon it because I’m not feeling particularly passionate about it. So by the time I’m finished, I want to be finished. I want to get it out of my brain so […]
They are popping up everywhere. Join a site, pay $25 a month—or 10, or 50—and get everything you need to know about losing weight, improving your blogging skills, becoming a better fly fisher, finding your dream mate, living abroad, investing or something else. There are even membership sites that teach people how to build and […]
Posted by Judy Dunn The ‘experts’ will tell you that your about page is one of the most important spots on your blog. They are right. In fact, on the CatsEyeWriter blog, my about page is consistently the second or third most viewed page. Because the first thing a new visitor wants to do when they […]
If you don’t know it by now, it’s good to always uncheck the comment and trackback boxes when creating a new page. Why? First, no one wants to comment on a static page. Secondly, by having a comment box on your page, it makes you look like you don’t know how to use or understand […]