How to Start Your First Blog Using WordPress – Step by Step Instructions

So you want to start an online business but don’t know where to start. This blog is for you. Most online businesses or platforms these days were started with a blog. There are many options out there for you to start your first blog and a few of them are actually free. I have personally blogged on Blogger for years and it is a good free blogging option, but if you are serious about starting a business and you want to take things to the next level you need to go to a self-hosted wordpress … [Read more...]

How to Make a Blog for Beginners

Building a blog can be the first step for a small business or entrepreneur to begin their online presence, and it has never been easier. How to make a blog using Wordpress is a short video I put together to show you the step by step guide on how you would make your first blog from start to finish. Back in the day it wasn't easy to start a blog. Wordpress and other top blogging platforms took some serious technical know-how to get up and running. You needed to ensure you joined the right host, … [Read more...]

Images Not Showing up on static WordPress home page – fixed

I normally don't post about wordpress issues and fixes because that isn't really what my website is about.  But after spending two days trying to fix a glitch in my new static home page I thought I would post the fix to help others who may have had similar struggles. First of all the problem: I am using the Genesis Generate Theme which I love.  But I thought my site would benefit more with a static front page as opposed to the default blog page.  Normally to create a static home page you … [Read more...]

Create a WordPress Blog in 3 minutes

Not many years ago it was a challenge to actually set up a hosted blog.  Not anymore. Now you can create a wordpress blog in about 3 minutes from scratch! This is made possible by using the one click setup found at bluehost.com. This youtube video will walk you through the easy steps to start your blog using wordpress in a matter of minutes. Here is the youtube video - Create a Wordpress Blog in 3 minutes Watch on Youtube: Create a wordpress blog in 3 minutes If you are … [Read more...]

How to Move from Blogger to WordPress and live to tell about it.

A step by step guide on how I moved my site from Blogger to Wordpress. I have thought about migrating from Blogger to Wordpress for a long time. I like Blogger because it is pretty simple...like me.  I have known Wordpress was probably the way to go all along but until I started using wordpress (setting up a client's site) I had no idea what I was missing.  If you are reading this post I probably don't have to convince you that Wordpress is the way to go so I won't spend any time going into the … [Read more...]