Category: WordPress Tips + Tricks

WordPress for directory websites? Absolutely!

One of my favorite things to do is show the many capabilities of WordPress…and today, I’m sharing how wonderful WordPress is for creating directory websites.  Here are some directory or listing-based websites I’ve created using my ever-competent friend, WordPress.  Examples of WordPress directory websites DudeRanch.com DudeRanch.com displays dude and guest ranch … Read On ›

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How healthy is your WordPress website?

WordPress needs to be kept up to date—no ifs, ands or buts! Fortunately, the built-in WordPress Site Health Status panel helps you know what updates need to be made to your plugins, themes, security and functionality. It’s color-coded: green, yellow and red, from good health to needs attention, … Read On ›

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WordPress for Virtual Conferences

Want to do a virtual conference, but don’t want to look like everybody else? Worried that you won’t be able to customize the attendee experience in a way that truly reflects your organization, or make connections with your attendees the way you would face-to-face? Going virtual— even when you have … Read On ›

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How to have multiple blog authors in WordPress

Want your posts to come from multiple blog authors in WordPress? Great! Here’s how to make it happen... Go into your WordPress dashboard > Users section. Add the person’s name and email, and where it says “role,” select either contributor or author. Here’s the difference… Do you want to post … Read On ›

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8 Tips from WordCamp Atlanta 2019

*Atlanta 2019 Wapuu image courtesy of wapu.us WordCamp Atlanta 2019 was amazing (just like every year including 2017, 2016, and 2014)! This year, I presented my talk, Getting Clients to Sign on the Dotted Line. I love getting the pulse of what is going on in the WordPress … Read On ›

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5 Common WordPress Misconceptions

When it comes to WordPress misconceptions, I’d like to set the record straight. Here are some common misconceptions and concerns that I hear about WordPress, and here’s how I respond to them.  Misconception #1: WordPress is just for bloggers WordPress is a Content Management System that helps to manage … Read On ›

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My favorite WordPress plugins

The day I got a lemon squeezer kinda changed my life. No more squeezing lemons by hand…and it’s so much easier than the classic lemon juicer. Sometimes a specific tool just makes things so much easier and more efficient! That’s how I feel about my favorite WordPress … Read On ›