If you are a client, and not a WordPress developer or designer, you may not know what Custom Post Types are, and certainly not why you might need them … [Read more...] about Why Do You Need Custom Post Types?
Contact the Locals with MailChimp
I've set up a few MailChimp accounts for different clients and uses. At this point, I'd say I could set up an RSS based email campaign without batting … [Read more...] about Contact the Locals with MailChimp
How to Navigate Tech Support Without Losing Your Mind
I recently had a fairly serious issue with my website which threatened, and at one point, actually did, take my entire site down. Thankfully, my … [Read more...] about How to Navigate Tech Support Without Losing Your Mind
Don’t Be Afraid of Your (website) Data
Everyone else is collecting data, so shouldn't you be, too? It sounds scary, but it shouldn't be. My work is a mixture of building brand new … [Read more...] about Don’t Be Afraid of Your (website) Data
Managing Your Media (Library)
Did you know that when you have a WordPress site, you have a library? It's called your Media Library and it's full of every photo, video, or audio … [Read more...] about Managing Your Media (Library)
don’t lose me with your email marketing.
I have a bit of a problem. With an app I use. On my phone. To track how much walking I do with the puppy (note: I will never, ever be a runner, but … [Read more...] about don’t lose me with your email marketing.
control your excerpts
Here's another neat trick which I love, but which was hard to find when I first wanted to use it. Have you ever wanted to show some information on … [Read more...] about control your excerpts
Images are Important
...and they need to be handled wisely. I was in a client's website last week and was concerned to discover that a scheduled full site backup had not … [Read more...] about Images are Important
how to set off your content with headings
(This is the first in a series of client tutorials, which I hope others may find useful as well.) When I hand off a completed website to a client, … [Read more...] about how to set off your content with headings