• Where To Get Free Images For Your Blog

    Where To Get Free Images For Your Blog

    If you’re new to blogging, you may not know that you can’t just take any old image from the web to use on your website, this is classed as image theft and it can get you into a lot of trouble. If you don’t want to pay out for images check out my suggestions on […]

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  • What is a Plugin in WordPress?

    What is a WordPress Plugin?

    If you’re totally new to WordPress, you may be wondering what a plugin is. Here’s a bit of information on what they are, and how to upload them to your blog. What is a Plugin? A plugin is a piece of software containing a group of functions that can be added to a WordPress website. […]

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  • Why You Should Use WordPress

    Why You Should Use WordPress

    I always advise getting a self-hosted WordPress website, this is not to be confused with WordPress.com. I am referring to the self-hosted WordPress from WordPress.org, which is open-source software that you install on your domain. Why Is WordPress Better Than A Free Blogging Platform? WordPress is much better than using a free blogging platform like […]

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  • Choosing & Uploading a WordPress Theme

    Choosing and uploading a WordPress theme

    Following on from my post How To Install WordPress on Ionos, the following will help you choose and upload a theme. Once you’ve installed WordPress on your domain it’s time to log into your blog using the administrator name and password that you have just created. Here you will be able to choose one of […]

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  • How to Install WordPress and Create a Blog

    How to Install WordPress on Ionos

    This post shows you how to install WordPress on Ionos.co.uk the hosting company I use for some of my blogs. Ionos packages include a free domain and SSL. Choosing A Host You will need a host when using WordPress.org. A host will store all your blog data on a server so that it can be […]

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  • The Best Keyword Research Tools For Bloggers

    Best Keyword Research Tools For Bloggers

    Keyword research can be done manually using Google. But if you’d rather have a bit of help, and find keywords quickly, the best keyword research tools for bloggers are Keysearch and Jaaxy. I’ve tried a few keyword research tools and these two are my favourites because they are easy to use and understand, they also […]

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  • How To Use WordPress Tags Correctly

    How To Use WordPress Tags Correctly

    Use WordPress Tags Correctly With These Handy Tips If you have a lot of WordPress tags with just one post attached to them like the image below, basically, this creates a post page and an archive page which is a duplicate of your post. In other words, you end up with two pages containing the […]

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  • How Can I Learn Blogging For Free?

    How Can I Learn Blogging For Free?

    There’s a wealth of blogging information available on the internet that you can learn for free which can take time, however, you will still have to pay for hosting and maybe a new theme or a plugin later on if you want to. There are plenty of free themes you can use in the meantime […]

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