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A Beginner’s Guide on How to Use WordPress

This is a basic introduction on how to use WordPress on your own self-hosted setup - the configuration I use and recommend. Watch the video and then find more detailed…

How to Easily Change Your WordPress Theme

This is a basic introduction on how to change your WordPress theme from within the Dashboard. Watch the video and then read below for more advanced options, resources, and tips.…

How to Start a WordPress Blog in Just Five Minutes

Last Update August 16th, 2017 Want to learn how to start a WordPress blog in five minutes? Easy. Bluehost is where I started my first WordPress blog almost a decade…

How to Install a WordPress Plugin

A short tutorial to show you how to easily and quickly install a WordPress plugin from within your WordPress dashboard. Watch the video and then check the details below for…

How to Make Your Website Carbon Neutral in a Few Minutes

Websites produce carbon dioxide and contribute to climate change. Here is a quick tutorial on how to offset your CO2. LEVEL: BEGINNER TIME: A FEW MINS  For more details on…

How to Install Google Analytics

This is a basic introduction on how to install Google Analytics on your WordPress blog by using a plugin. Watch the video and then read below for more advanced options,…

How to Resize Images and Photos and Upload Them to WordPress

A basic tutorial on how to resize images and photos on your computer and then upload them to WordPress so that they are available online for sharing, posts, etc. LEVEL:…

How to Add a “Click to Tweet” Link to Quotes and Blog Posts

Ever wondered how people add a little "tweet this quote" or "click to tweet" link within their posts that allows readers to just tweet that quote and not the whole…

How to Change Your Logo in WordPress

This is a basic introduction on how to quickly change your logo in WordPress. This is the quickest method, but may be different for some themes. LEVEL: BEGINNER TIME: A…

How to Start a Mailing List and Add Opt-in Forms to Your Blog

Would you like to learn how to start a mailing list and add some opt-in forms to your blog? We can help with that. Starting a mailing list and collecting…

How to Create New User Profiles in WordPress

A short tutorial on how to create a user profile in a WordPress blog so as to restrict/grant access to different areas of the dashboard. LEVEL: BEGINNER TIME: A FEW…

How to Disable Comments in WordPress

A simple tutorial on how to manually disable comments through WordPress. We'll show you manual options, plugin solutions, and how to edit the php code to remove the comment section.…

How to Schedule Your WordPress Posts to Publish Automatically

A short tutorial on how to schedule your new posts to publish automatically at a specific date in the future by using the calendar feature in WordPress. LEVEL: BEGINNER TIME:…

How to Create an Image Gallery in WordPress Post

A short tutorial on creating an image gallery within your WordPress posts to easily share images and albums. LEVEL: BEGINNER TIME: A FEW MINS  How to create a gallery in…

How to Control Which Widgets Appear on Mobile or Desktop in WordPress

A short tutorial on how to enable or disable WordPress widgets selectively for mobile and desktop devices. LEVEL: BEGINNER TIME: A FEW MINS  Why to display widgets selectively? Although widgets…

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