16 September 2014
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Building Website
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Free High Resolution Stock Images for your Website

Internet users are notoriously impatient. If your site loads “too slowly” or is “too wordy”, they tend to click away without reading much of what you are writing. However, by inserting attractive images, you are able to encourage readers to continue reading your content. Your site inevitably becomes more fun to visit. These days, finding […]


24 July 2014
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Tips for building a successful WordPress Portfolio Website

One of the most popular types of websites nowadays is the portfolio site, where the website owner displays samples of his or her work. These may be photographs, artwork, videos, slideshows, documents or just about anything that can be portrayed as an image. Even before the digital revolution, artists, photographers and other professionals commonly carried […]


8 June 2014
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WordPress Plugin
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Free WordPress Plugins for Coming Soon Pages

Did you know that it’s possible to optimize a WordPress site even before it launches? Sometimes there’s a time lag between the setup of web hosting and the completed site. If you don’t do anything, visitors will only see a generic message from your web host. This doesn’t really help you, as it’s mainly an […]


13 April 2014
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How to check what WordPress theme a website is using

You may have various reasons for wanting to know what theme a WordPress site is using. This may not be obvious, unless the site is run by a beginner who uses one of the default WordPress themes or they have not removed the footer link that identifies the theme. More sophisticated sites can be trickier, […]


1 April 2014
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Where Can You Learn WordPress Online?

WordPress is the world’s most popular blogging application for many reasons. It’s free to use, extremely versatile and it’s designed to be user friendly. At the same time, it can be daunting when you’re first learning about it. As with anything else, it takes some time and practice before you get comfortable with it. You […]


3 January 2014
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How to build a website in 30 minutes

Do you want to build a website fast? There are a couple of viable ways to do this, and I’ll be describing them in this article. It used to be that creating a website took either technical abilities or money. You either had to do all the designing and programming yourself or hire someone to […]


26 October 2013
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Building Website
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Tricks to Get Around Gmail’s Tabbed Inbox

If you do any email marketing, you’re probably aware that Google has made major changes with Gmail. Gmail is now tabbed into separate categories, which can make it harder for your messages to be seen by subscribers. Many newsletters and other promotional emails are now placed under the “promotions” tab. Many see this as a […]


21 October 2013
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Tips to improve your WordPress site loading speed

“You may have heard that here at Google we’re obsessed with speed, in our products and on the web. As part of that effort, today we’re including a new signal in our search ranking algorithms: site speed. Site speed reflects how quickly a website responds to web requests.” Google’s Webmaster Central Blog (April 2010) As […]


3 October 2013
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Pros and Cons of Custom vs Pre-made WordPress themes

One awesome benefit of building a WordPress website is the tons of readily available plugins and themes. This generally leads to a major decision of whether to engage a professional designer to create a custom theme or to choose a pre-made theme. Each website has their own requirements and needs but there are a few […]


Best WordPress Themes and Plugins for Food and Recipe Blogs

Food, restaurant and recipes blogs are very popular right now and WordPress is one of the easiest ways to manage such a site. Not only is it free to install WordPress, but there are many plugins and themes that can help you create a great looking site. The right theme can make people want to […]