What are Tags in WordPress?
Even if you’re a veteran at posting to your WordPress site, you may have never used the tags feature. For many bloggers, it’s mostly ignored. Which is fine, because it’s not necessary to use tags on your WordPress site. Which begs the question: what are tags in WordPress for, anyway? First, let’s take a look […]
Keep Your WordPress Site from Getting Hacked
There’s nothing worse than waking up to find your WordPress site hacked. Well, maybe there are much worse things in life, but when it comes to managing a website, that’s about as bad as it gets. While there are ways to reclaim your hacked website, in this article I want to focus on how to […]
How to Install WordPress
So you’re ready to install WordPress and get building. Fantastic. If you have your domain name and hosting set up, then let’s get started! *If you still need to do this, you can follow my tutorial on registering a domain name and finding a host. Maybe it’s Just a Button While this tutorial is about […]
How to Register a Domain Name and Find a Good Host
The first step in getting your website online is finding a web host and registering a domain name. When you build your WordPress site using one of my courses, it will be “self-hosted” which means that rather than hosting your site on a platform like Squarespace or Wix, you’ll keep it on a server that […]
Why Use WordPress?
With so many solutions for building websites out there, you might be wondering what’s the big deal about WordPress. Why am I such an evangelist? There are a few simple reasons: Yes, you can create a website on Wix or Squarespace without knowing any code. There are other services that let you do that, too. […]