Speed Up WordPress Website or Blog

Easy Ways to Speed Up WordPress for a Faster Loading Website

Waiting for a blog or website to load is like waiting for paint to dry. Most of the time, we click exit and find a faster website to answer our query. This is why it’s essential to speed up WordPress so you can ensure people aren’t bouncing. The best bloggers know how to tweak their […]

Repurpose Content - Content Repurposing

Clever Ways You Can Repurpose Content To Earn More Traffic

With every passing year, content marketing becomes a more punishing discipline. Fresh channels pop up, bringing new format requirements, and the SEO industry shifts significantly, sending old best practices into obsolescence and requiring everyone to revise their methods. And while automation has brought a lot to the digital marketer’s playbook, we’re some way off machine-learning […]

Featured Images With Canva

How To Create Featured Images For Your Blog Using Canva

Every blog needs a slick featured image to make it pop. While the content of your blog is important, it’s just as vital that you create a beautiful featured image to make it stand out when shared across email, social, and beyond. But it’s easier said than done. Read on to discover how to create […]

Best WordPress Themes for Bloggers

Best WordPress Themes for Bloggers

Once you have purchased a domain name, set up your hosting and installed WordPress the next step you probably want to take a look at when starting your blog or website is choosing a WordPress theme. If you are a developer then you likely want to find the best theme framework with the most flexibility […]

Recommended WordPress Plugins

Recommended WordPress Plugins

There are a handful of plugins I use on a regular basis and I consider my “Essential WordPress Plugins” though there are some that are specific to certain types of WordPress builds that are recommended in certain cases. The purpose of this guide is to cover the best WordPress plugins for blogs, eCommerce stores, and […]

Perfect Blog Homepage Design

Crafting The Perfect Blog Homepage Design

The homepage is an essential part of any website and often the first page your readers see and first impressions count. That’s why it’s important to use this real estate effectively and learn how to craft the perfect homepage design that converts. We will look at various different homepage design ideas for your blog and […]

Naming Your Blog or Website

Guide to Naming Your Blog or Website

Naming your blog or website can be a stressful process and is one of the most common stumbling blocks I see people stuck with after deciding they want to start a blog. Everybody wants the perfect name for their blog or website and often this means coming up with hundreds of ideas only to find […]

How to Make Money Blogging: A Beginners Guide to Blog Monetization

How to Make Money Blogging: Beginners Guide to Monetization

If you are wondering how to actually make money blogging, you are in the right place. Because that’s exactly what you will learn in this guide. Since 2007 I have generated a large amount of my income as a direct result of blogging and even today I firmly believe it is one of the easiest […]

Blog Post Formatting and WordPress Basic HTML

Formatting Blog Posts and Basic HTML

Formatting blog posts don’t require you know much HTML but it definitely helps! If you want your blog to be taken seriously then you need to master your blog post formatting. This also means learning some basic HTML tricks to help make your articles interesting and consistently styled. Now don’t worry, I’m not saying you […]

Blog Post Checklist - Things to do when writing a blog post

Blog Post Checklist:
21 Essential Things to Do

So all you need to do is write some blog posts, hit publish and that’s all it takes right? Wrong! If your aim is to generate traffic, build an audience and eventually turn it into a business and quasi-passive income stream you will definitely want to avoid doing the above. We call this the hit […]

Recommended Pages for your Blog

Recommended Pages for your Blog or Website

Whether you are running a blog or a website there are several pages I highly recommend creating that help your visitors in different ways to blog articles. Many new bloggers and those new to running a WordPress website are unsure of the difference between “pages” and “posts”. There are many similarities between posts and pages […]

Blog Niche or Topics

Choosing Your Blog Niche and Topics

One of the most common stumbling blocks I see new bloggers make is the conundrum of choosing the right blog niche and topics. If this is the situation you find yourself in, then know you aren’t alone, there’s no shortage of things to blog about and it can be overwhelming trying to decide. This problem […]