I shake my fist at you, Internet Explorer.
It’s kind of unfortunate that one of the first decisions you have to make about your blog is where to host it. This decision can end up being extraordinarily important down the road, yet you are forced to make it when you know next to nothing about the differences among web hosts, or why one […]
Last week, I gave you a list of html tags to use when you’re using the html interface in WordPress. Those 8 give you a good foundation for making your posts as full-functioning as they were in the visual tab, but there are tons of other html tags that you can learn as well. And […]
If you read yesterday’s post, then you know that using the html input box on your WordPress Dashboard is the option that gives you the most control over the way your post appears once it’s actually on your website. To take full advantage of this, though, you have to know some html. To get started, […]
Yesterday we talked about WordPress Themes and some of the various places you can find them. Chances are, you found one that tickles your fancy but now you’re torn because it’s not one of the ones that came ready-installed with your copy of wordpress! But don’t freak out, you can learn how to upload new […]
Now that you’ve decided to start a blog and picked out your blogging platform, you’re ready to start thinking about your design. Back in the olden days of the internet, you had to code your own theme in html, page by page, and there were very few design options other than tables and blue, underlined […]
You’ve decided you want to start a blog, but you’re not sure where to go from here. From a technical standpoint, the first thing you need to do is figure out what kind of blogging platform you want to use. I know what you’re thinking–what the hell is a “blogging platform”? A blogging platform is […]
In recent months, I’ve been getting more and more questions about my site and how I program it. In the interest of full disclosure, I should let you know that I don’t have any kind of web designer working with me on this site. I have always done everything myself, and this is why sometimes […]