Last updated on November 1st, 2018. Posted in WordPress.
It is, of course, critical to regularly back up your WordPress website. And in fact, there are several different ways you can do this. In this tutorial, you’ll learn how to manually back up your WordPress website. And, you’ll see exactly which parts of your site are critical to keep copies of. Let’s check it out! (more…)
Understanding the different ways to build a website is important when you’re setting up your online business. But as I’m sure you know, with so many different web design methods and options, it can be confusing to sort through and figure out which tools are best. In today’s video, you’ll get a break down the 6 different ways to build a website and you’ll discover which of these is the best suited for you and your online business. Let’s get started! (more…)
Last updated on October 15th, 2018. Posted in WordPress.
If you’re new to WordPress, it might seem confusing at first. WordPress is very different from other web design tools. But many WordPress sites share some common components and layout areas. Today’s video gives you an overview of how WordPress works, and it’s main areas. You’ll be up to speed in no time. Let’s go! (more…)
Last updated on September 24th, 2018. Posted in WordPress.
If you’ve ever needed to reset WordPress — to remove all pages, posts, comments, and so on — then you’re in the right spot. This issue often comes up once you’ve finished building a custom theme or when you want to remove the temporary Theme Unit Test Data content. The good news is that you don’t need to uninstall and reinstall WordPress or dig through databases. I’d love to show you a much faster way to remove your WordPress site’s content while maintaining it’s structure and design. Let’s take a look! (more…)
Last updated on September 17th, 2018. Posted in WordPress.
As you begin building your WordPress website, it can sometimes be helpful to have placeholder content inserted into your site — extra pages, posts, and even comments and images. This makes it easier as you’re designing out these parts of your website. In this post, I’ll show you how to easily add these sorts of temporary placeholder materials. Let’s check it out! (more…)
Understanding the different ways to build a website is important when you’re planning your online business. But as I’m sure you know, there are a lot of different methods and approaches to building websites these days. It can be confusing to know which option is best. So in this post, you’ll get a break down of the six different ways to build a website. And, you’ll discover which of these is the best suited for you and your business website. By the end, you’ll have a set of the best web design methods to help build your online business. Let’s get started! (more…)
Web design can seem very confusing, especially when there’s so much being dumped on you — Google Analytics, SEO, shopping carts, should you start a blog, social media, payment gateways, and about a hundred other issues — it’s easy to get overwhelmed. So in this post, what I’ve done is clearly laid out a sequential set of steps to help you get started in web design, and get your online venture live on the web. So by the end of this tutorial, you’ll have a clear set of actions that you can take to get your business online and earning revenue. Let’s jump into it! (more…)
Last updated on August 13th, 2018. Posted in WordPress.
Automatically backing up your WordPress website! Obviously, it’s very important to periodically back up your site. You can manually back up your website (which is very good to know), but automating your backups has some big advantages. For instance, you won’t have to remember to set time aside to pull a site back up over and over. And, you’ll have the peace of mind knowing that back ups are being pulled on a regular schedule for you. This is all very much “set it and forget it.” Want to see how to set this up for your website? Then let’s get started! (more…)
Last updated on July 23rd, 2018. Posted in WordPress.
WordPress pages vs posts are easy to confuse. If you’re having trouble understanding when you might use one versus another, or if you’d like to learn more about how they work, then you’re in the right spot! In today’s post, we’ll discuss the differences between pages and posts in WordPress, where you might use one versus the other, and how you can use them to properly set your website up. Let’s take a look! (more…)
Last updated on June 19th, 2018. Posted in WordPress.
Did you know that WordPress comes in two flavours, WordPress.com and WordPress.org? As you might guess, it’s very easy to confuse the two…and it can be hard for new users to know which version of WordPress they should use. In this video, we’ll dispel the confusion and get a clear understanding of the differences between these two flavours of WordPress. Let’s check ’em out! (more…)