Many web hosting companies offer a free domain name for the first year when you create a new web hosting account ... And I get asked all the time by customers of my blog setup service if it's okay to use the free domain name for their WordPress blog. I always advise against it. Granted, you'll save a few dollars, and a little time too since the web … [Read more...] about Why You Should Not Use a Free Domain Name For Your WordPress Blog
If you are using a WordPress plugin like Monster Insights to integrate Google Analytics with your blog, by default Google Analytics doesn't track your own website visits IF you are logged in to your blog as an admin or editor. But as soon as you logout of WordPress, Google Analytics no longer excludes your own website visits, making your traffic stats … [Read more...] about How To Stop Google Analytics From Tracking Your Own Website Visits
This morning I received an email of concern from a client of my website care plans. In her email, my client wanted to know if the upcoming release of the Gutenberg Editor in WordPress 5.0 will break her blog. The answer is YES it probably will, but we won't know for sure until we've tested it for compatibility issues. Currently the Gutenberg Editor … [Read more...] about Will The Gutenberg Editor Break Your Blog? Not If You Do This Today It Won’t!
What is WordPress and How Does It Work? Simply put, WordPress is the easiest and fastest way to create any type of dynamic website that you can think of including but not limited to ... Blogs Membership sites Business websites eCommerce stores Forums Social networks And more Before the release of WordPress back in 2003, you had to … [Read more...] about Beginners Guide: What Is WordPress and How Does It Work?
Is your WordPress RSS feed not validating? If so, you're in the right place! In this post I am going to walk you through a live video case study where I explain the exact steps you need to take to find out WHY the rss feed is not validating, and HOW to fix it. You see, just last month, a client of my website care plans had the same trouble when she … [Read more...] about How To Fix WordPress RSS Feed Not Validating Error [Case Study]