WordPress is one of the many free web software packages for creating a blog. It is a huge database where a newbie can get lost. We present to you the essential aspects of WordPress: How to install and maintain WordPress blog, Search Engine Optimization and some special How-To scripts for the more experienced ones.

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5 Common Pitfalls to Avoid When Choosing a Cheap Web Hosting Service

Wednesday, October 4, 2017, 6:00 PM | Leave Comment

If you’re thinking about launching your own e-commerce business or starting a blog, the first thing you need to do is find a web hosting provider that will publish your site from their servers. Some ambitious site owners will opt for high-end solutions like dedicated physical servers. For modest needs, you can find basic hosting […]

Top 10 Tips for Online Branding

Thursday, June 23, 2016, 6:00 AM | Leave Comment

It is no secret that brand awareness equals online presence. If you want to shape the identity of your brand and get closer to the consumers, you simply have to work on your online presence. In the competitive age we live in, you will have to do it properly in order to stand out from […]

5 Tips for Creating a Strongly Visual Website

Thursday, February 11, 2016, 6:00 AM | Leave Comment

With Pinterest rising in popularity and other social media sites like Facebook and Twitter giving photos and images more and more real estate on their sites, it’s safe to say that visual web design is here to stay. So if you want your website to shine and really make an impression on visitors, it’s a […]

How To Avoid Tussle Between Webmaster And Client

Wednesday, May 15, 2013, 1:00 AM | 19 Comments

There are times when the client is not satisfied with the services that the webmaster has provided. The reverse can also be true. In this industry, there is always that ever-present tussle between the two sides. We must try, as webmaster and as client, to minimize misunderstandings and misinterpretations. Following are some of the steps […]

Moving My Sub-Domain To Add-On Domain Is Complete

Wednesday, September 15, 2010, 11:38 AM | 60 Comments

On Monday June 21, 2010, I published a post Moving My Sub-Domain Blog To Add-On Domain. The sub-domain is http://mywebsiteworkout.com/personal-finances/. On and Off, I worked on it. It is now done and completely moved to my add-on domain http://doablefinance.com/ including a few new posts that you will not see them published on my sub-domain which […]

Moving My Sub-Domain Blog To Add-On Domain

Monday, June 21, 2010, 6:00 PM | Leave Comment

I have been blogging about personal finance and its related subjects since October 2008. So it has been well over a year-and-a-half of posting – well over 650 – to my blog. I started blogging initially to share my own thoughts and beliefs, especially as an immigrant. Folks’ ways of doing things in the old […]

How To Optimize Your MySQL Database For Better Performance

Saturday, January 30, 2010, 1:33 AM | 9 Comments

This post is dedicated to the folks who have recently come on board the bandwagon of blogging on WordPress platform. I have recently started to optimize my blog database and I do it frequently, like at least twice a month. It’s simple and doesn’t require a great in-depth knowledge of anything in particular. You don’t […]

How to make permalink more efficient in WordPress

Thursday, January 14, 2010, 1:17 AM | 3 Comments

I like to search for different things for my blog communities. One such search I did was for “wordpress efficient blogs” in Google search and on the very first page, I clicked on a title “Efficient permalink strategies for WordPress”. I read the article written by Dougal Campbell of the Dougal Campbell’s geek ramblings. In […]

How To Customize Archives Page With A Twist Of Ads

Sunday, January 3, 2010, 11:13 AM | 2 Comments

Traditionally, most bloggers have a link to Archives and Site Map on their blogs. The main purpose of the Site Map is to generate XML file that you can upload to your domain under public_html. Plug-Ins are used to generate Site Map. Along with the XML file, the utility will generate a site map which […]

How To Display Different Ads In Separate Categories

Sunday, December 27, 2009, 2:10 AM | 1 Comment

If you have more than one category like I do on this blog and you want to display ads according to the topic of the category, then you need to add some php code to your theme files. I use WordPress platform so this is targeted towards that. I created a file and named it […]