WordPress: How To Add Images To Your Blog Posts (& Where To Get Them…)

Images are critical for making your blog look amazing, but they can also be the most daunting part of blogging. To keep it simple, I recommend adding a "featured image" only (until you're more comfortable). Lining up images within your posts can make you crazy! When you do feel comfortable enough … [Read more...]

WordPress Video Tutorial – Personalize Your Blog (Themes, Widgets, And Menus)

New to WordPress? The following WordPress Video Tutorial will walk you through setting up your theme, managing widgets, and creating custom navigation menus. WordPress Video Tutorial 1 - Changing Your Blog's Theme [wpmudev-video video="change-theme"] For step-by-step instructions on changing your … [Read more...]

WordPress: How To Add Widgets To Your Blog Sidebar

This free WordPress tutorial will show you step-by-step how to add widgets to your blog sidebar. How To Add Widgets To Your Blog Sidebar A "widget" is a tool or piece of content that you can drag and drop to your sidebar or other "widget area" on your blog. It makes it easy to customize your … [Read more...]

WordPress: How To Add Categories To Your Blog

Categories are critical to your blog both for SEO and user navigation. You want both your visitors and the search engines to easily find their way around and to know what your blog is about at a glance. Here's how to add categories to your blog. Tips & Tricks For Setting Up Your … [Read more...]

WordPress: How To Change Your Blog Theme

Step-By-Step Instructions - How To Change Your Blog Theme [wpmudev-video video="change-theme"]Note: All themes allow different levels of customization - header/logo, menus, background, etc. Once you have activated a new theme, you will see those options in the left menu of the dashboard listed … [Read more...]