Category Archives: Blogging

New post at Making the Most of Your WordPress Blog’s Sidebar

Today I published my latest post for – Making the Most of Your WordPress Blog’s Sidebar. The post covers 3 important reasons why the sidebar is an important area of any blog, one of the biggest mistakes bloggers should … Continue reading

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How to Discover What Your Readers Really Want

Lately, I have been paying much closer attention to Google Analytics. I’ve had it installed for nearly a year – since my blog was first launched, because it’s a practice I’ve made into a habit over the years. Prior to really … Continue reading

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Recycling blog content: why, when and how

Good morning! Today I am writing about recycling your blog content – going back through your published blog posts, editing and updating them, and then re-promoting them on social networks, etc. This is something that could (and maybe even should) … Continue reading

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Blog commenting: Are you a spammer and you don’t even know it?

Good morning, friends! Today I am starting a new series here on my design blog – The Ins and Outs of Blog Commenting. In this series, we will cover effective blog commenting, identifying and preventing comment spam, how to turn … Continue reading

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New post on – Popular blogging platforms: Which one is right for you?

Today, I published a follow-up to my original post on,  Choosing the Right Blogging Platform, with Popular Blogging Platforms: Which One Is Right For You? While the first  post talked about reasons why people could or should blog, this … Continue reading

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WordPress: Displaying your latest blog post on a static page

Here is  the simple and handy snippet of code that I use to display a WordPress blog’s most recent post on a static home page.

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Social Networking: Do you know who your friends are?

Good afternoon friends! One of the things which I have been focusing on lately (besides the complete redesign of my website), is my social networking circles. I have started paying much closer attention to who I am following on Twitter, … Continue reading

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Which Blogging Platform Should I Use? – from

Hi friends, I am really excited to be a part of the new as the contributing editor of the technology column! The new was launched on Jan. 1 of this year. If you’d like, please take a minute … Continue reading

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