[RSStextbig] Did you know that the layout in your RSS feed may not match the formatting you have in your post? If folks subscribe to your feed via their feed reader or email, they are not likely to see the same pretty text-wrapped images that your site visitors experience. The good news is that you can easily fix this problem with the Align RSS Images plugin. Read on to see how this plugin works.
Hello Happy Site Owners! You’ll so want to read the SEO section this week about the new tools from Bing. Yeah, I said Bing. I’m happily using them and getting results. And, see the plugin upgrade coming from Yoast. It’s going to make verifying you as the author of your blog on Google so much easier. The Blogging Tips section is brimming with goodies for small biz owners. Plus, you’ll find out how one man made his fortune giving away all of his secrets in the More Tips section.
Get a look at the new WordPress 3.4 Welcome screen that you’ll see immediately after you update.
Most new site owners jump into WordPress and figure it out as they go from a hodge-podge collection of free videos, plus tips and tricks they pick up along the way. Unfortunately that usually leads to a lot of wasted time and frustration, dismal performance, and a dysfunctional site. Take this quiz to see if you’re suffering from what you don’t know that you don’t know about WordPress.
We’re all happy when we see the traffic to our site increase. It means that more people are becoming aware of what we offer. But, traffic alone is not the key to success. The trick is to gain more targeted traffic. Here are a few tips on what to look for in your Google Analytics and elsewhere that will help you determine what’s working well for your site.
Hello Happy Site Owners! Seems like a lot of folks have been doing spring cleaning on their sites and BlogAid is no exception. I’ve been revamping my packages and creating a new display table for them. To celebrate, I’m offering a new package that you just won’t believe. It’s the Prelude premium theme customized by a pro, the full video tutorial library, and a one-on-one day class! Everything you need to be successful online, all for one price. Look for the Get Started Right package on the updated WordPress Training page.
WordPress LogoThere are two ways to install WordPress and the difference between them is simple. One way is secure and the other is not. Adding all of the plugins in the world won’t make up the security gap between them. Discover the elements that make for a secure site installation and why you want to think twice before using the 1-click installation.
I’m delighted to host author and coach, Nina Amir during her blog tour for her new book, How to Blog a Book: Write, Publish, and Promote Your Work One Post at a Time. Read the interview to see how you can benefit from blogging a book, the difference between that and booking a blog, and how blogging a book can lead to speaking engagements. You can also hear a recent podcast I did with Nina with more helpful advice on these topics.