This is a guide on how to make an online bookings & appointments website with WordPress – especially for service professionals who want to be able to book their clients on their website…without committing to specific software vendor beyond WordPress (which is open-source, and extensible to build whatever type of website you need). Here’s how…[Continue Reading]
WordPress Tutorials: Guides to WordPress, Plugins & Themes
Trying to figure out if WordPress is right for you? You should check out my guide to How To Set Up A WordPress Website.
Otherwise, explore all my WordPress related tutorials and posts below!
The good news is that doing the basics yourself goes a long way (kind of like dead-bolting you door), and for smaller operations – there are plenty of resources out there to protect your WordPress website.
WordPress comes secured by default (like having a deadbolt), but is not “hardened” (like installing a security system), and can be made less secured by installing non-reputable Themes, Plugins, and Users.
Here’s how to secure WordPress website with WP Better Security…[Continue Reading]
For many people, Blogger is the first blogging/website tool they ever use.
And for good reason – it’s free (with free hosting), and it’s super-easy to use.
However – it also has a lot of limitations, so anyone who’s serious about blogging and/or building a bit of a business – moves on.
And hopefully, moves on to a self-hosted website powered by WordPress.
Here’s how to transfer all your Blogger blog posts and categories over to WordPress (and, if you’ve been at it for a while, maintain your SEO for Google).[Continue Reading]
So you’ve at least heard about using WordPress for business websites? But you’re not to sure. You’re wise, because there are dozens and dozens of platforms, site-builders, and options to build your business website with. Most businesses will just use whatever their designer recommends or whatever is cheapest/best supported.
But just like you would care what materials your homebuilder was using to build your house – you should take an interest in what software your website builder is using.
Here’s 9 reasons why WordPress is the best choice for your business website.[Continue Reading]
If you have an iPhone or iTouch – you’re probably in love with Instagram.
But here’s the problem – you have all these amazing photos of your life and in your feed… but only your iPhone friends get to see them.
It’s easy to send your Instagram to your Facebook or Twitter feed – but what if you could send it to a visual portrait in your blog?!
You can with this amazing WordPress tool…[Continue Reading]