When it comes to Wordpress aside from loving Genesis and the themes, the other thing that tickles my geek fancy are all the plugins out there available to us website owners, designers and bloggers. You can get plugins for recipes, social networks, cleaning the links on your site and more. I love plugins, but a rule of thumb is not to use too many as they can slow … [Read more...] about Top 10 wordpress plugins I can’t live without
Welcome back and I hope everyone had a great holiday! I know I sure did, spending time with family and friends. It seems almost shameful to get back to work and back to blogging. Speaking of blogging, I'm sure you noticed that in coming here we have a new design. I decided that with the new year coming it was time to clean up my blog, focus on my branding and make some … [Read more...] about 10 great tips to help you clean up your blog
Asking a person what platform or program they use or social sharing is like asking someone... What's in your wallet? Visa? Mastercard? Straight Debit? Or just cash? Using the right social sharing program is like shopping properly. If you don't have the right card in your hand, your purchase might disappear! And as a mom blogger I have some hot tips on why you should be using … [Read more...] about Why you should be using HootSuite for social sharing
Run! Run! as fast as you can - you must get away from the Blogger man! Okay I know what you are saying. I mean it was just this week I wrote an extremely flattering article on behalf of Blogger (the boys who got me started) because several of my friends came back from a convention and were told they wouldn't be taken seriously if they were on blogspot.com. It's never nice … [Read more...] about Why bloggers should blog with WordPress: I’m eating crow!
In the past two days I have had two separate clients ask me whether or not they should switch from Blogger to WordPress. Coming back from conferences to which they heard information regarding how WordPress is the best blogging platform right now, it's no wonder there is some confusion and bloggers only want what is best for their site. Reasons Blogger is Better than Wordpress … [Read more...] about Why Bloggers should not switch from Blogger to WordPress