Tag Archive | "Blog"

Using the Duplicator Plugin for Backing Up Your WordPress site.

Tuesday, June 26, 2012

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You’ve put a lot of hard work and effort into creating your website. What would happen if you lost it all. I’m sure a very sick feeling would come over you and you would wish you had saved all your work. There are several free plugins available to help you backup your WordPress website. I […]

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Dean Hollands Quick Start Challenge

Monday, June 18, 2012

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As part of the course, Dean wanted us to create a video which talks about our business. Here’s my entry. Enjoy!

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Dean Holland’s Quick Start Challenge

Sunday, June 10, 2012

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Last Friday evening I attended Dean Holland’s webinar for his 4 week course called “Dean Holland’s Quick Start Challenge” Dean is a remarkable young man who has turned his life around in the past 4 years by going from a dead end job and being $60K in debt, to an exciting life of selling his […]

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Get rid of spam comments on your WordPress blog

Monday, May 28, 2012

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When you create a blog, you begin receiving comments. Many of those comments are from people who are trying to use you, or your blog for their own gain. This is what I call SPAM. The following video shows you how to get rid of spam comments on your WordPress blog.

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How To Add Video To WordPress Blog

Saturday, May 19, 2012

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In today’s world many of the people coming to your blog are using mobile devices like phones or iPads.  When you put video on your website, you need to plan for this.  Why?  Because you want everyone to be able to enjoy what you create on your blog.  If they can’t see your video on […]

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Is my domain name available?

Saturday, May 19, 2012

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Whether you are starting a blog or a business on the Internet, you will need to purchase a domain name. In this short video, I will introduce you to GoDaddy and show you how to find out if the domain name you have chosen is available.      

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Certain Pages Needed On Website

Wednesday, May 9, 2012

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I’ve discovered that several website pages must be set up. Seems that most web sites need certain pages like: About Us Privacy Contact So, I created these pages as best as I can and will improve/update them as I go along. Eventually, I will need a Terms and Conditions page and maybe others.

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The Steps And Tools Needed To Start A Blog

Wednesday, May 9, 2012

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I wanted to let you know what it took to get this far on my new blog journey. I had to purchase a domain name from Godaddy. Sign up for hosting at Hostgator Tell Godaddy the Hostgator nameserver addresses Install WordPress on Hostgator Install the Fresh News Theme from Woo Themes Configure settings on WordPress I […]

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Making Money Online

Wednesday, May 9, 2012

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Seth Godin always has such amazing insights.  In his blog today he talks about “How to make money online“.  Several key points that struck me were: Get rich slow Don’t quit your day job Don’t chase fads Create value Fail often and fail cheaply The last one seems a little crazy at first glance but […]

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My Blog Journey Begins

Wednesday, May 9, 2012

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Hi, I decided to start this blog to chronicle my journey from being a corporate employee to a self employed man. I plan to show you what it is like to create a part-time business on the side and turn that into a full time business. To me, it is a story about freedom. Many […]

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