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How to get your WordPress post to rank on the first page of Google for free. A few tips to help you rank well on Google. Continue reading →
WordPress 3.8 has just been launched - quite possibly the nicest looking yet. Named after legendary sax player Charlie Parker it has some really nice features particularly on the mobile platforms. Continue reading →
The All In One SEO Pack Wordpress plugin is one of the most used SEO plugins available. This review covers the free version. Continue reading →
Google's free font directory has hundreds of great fonts to choose from. Your theme usually dictates the fonts available for you to use by way of the style sheet (style.css). However, occasionally you might want to add Google Fonts to your blog to include a different font in a page or post or jazz up certain aspects of your theme to make it unique to you. Continue reading →
Yesterday we covered how to create columns in posts using CSS. If you find that you are using columns in a lot of your posts or pages you should use the Column Shortcodes plugin instead. Continue reading →
This WordPress plugin will help you create attractive looking sidebars without the need to know any coding. We have previously covered some of the basic HTML that you should know to create nice looking sidebar widgets.
However, this plugin is even easier - you don't need to know any code as it's WYSIWYG (What You See IS What You Get). Continue reading →
Usually the format of columns on your blog is dictated by your theme. You might have a right or left sidebar (or even both) . Occasionally you may want to create columns within your page or post and you can do that by a couple of different methods. Continue reading →
We all love video - it's touted as a big deal for bloggers but how many of you would like a nice looking way to display your videos?
I have tried many different video player plugins and not really liked any of them until I came across The Traffic Player. I wanted one that made the videos look a little different to all the standard video players out there (I like different!) Continue reading →
Here's a quick tutorial on how to create a gallery using the WordPress Media Library and the built in gallery feature. Continue reading →
If you allow guest bloggers to post on your site and you want to acknowledge their authorship you need a custom author box. Or if you just want a fancy author box below your own post. Here's how to add a custom author box to your blog. Continue reading →