How to decorate your website for Halloween

Admit it. You still love Halloween. It might not be appropriate for you to dress up and ask your neighbor for candy, but you can still have fun and get into the spirit in other ways. One fun thing you can do is decorate your WordPress site for Halloween! I’m going to show you how…

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Get online reviews for your business

Who else wants great online testimonials and improved search engine rankings?

Recently, I met with a client to discuss their online marketing strategy. One thing I recommended was the GetFiveStars testimonial builder tool. GetFiveStars lets me collect great feedback and testimonials from my clients. Since I’ve starting working with it, my referrals have increased and I’ve gotten a lot of business as a direct result of my prospective customers reading…

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How to optimize your web pages for Google search

I recently had a client ask me what it takes to get your site to show up in Google searches. Well, this can be a complicated process and these days there are many factors that affect how Google indexes pages, but the the very most important factor, which will never change, is to by clearly…

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Pompey Rod & Gun Club website screenshot

New website for the Pompey Rod and Gun Club

I just went live with a new website that I built for the Pompey Rod & Gun Club.Their old website was built and hosted on Yahoo site builder. It was clunky, difficult to use and it did not display well on mobile devices. And it was actually costing them more money to host than their…

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NYSOWA website

NYSOWA Membership Website

I recently finished building a brand new website for the New York State Outdoor Writers Association. Their old website, which  I had built over two years ago, looked OK, but it had some problems. First, the website was built on a theme that had lost support and, therefore, was not supported by WordPress 3.8. Second,…

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Video #2: Tour Your WordPress Dashboard

The WordPress Dashboard is the name given to the admin area of a WordPress Website. It is the place that you use to administer your site. From here you can create and edit posts, add photos to your site, delete posts or pages, make changes to your site layout, or install or update new plugins…

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Video #1: How to Log Into Your WordPress Dashboard

This is the first in a series of posts and tutorial videos that I have created for clients or anyone who wants to learn how to manage their own website. In this video, I start at the very beginning and show you how to log into your WordPress website do that you can begin to…

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