March 2011

What is a Ping Optimizer?

Whenever you make changes to your posts, messages (pings) are sent to any websites that are monitoring your site.  If you ping these websites too often you can be labeled a spammer.  To prevent that there is a class of plug-in called Ping Optimizers.  The one I use is cbnet Ping Optimizer. The following excerpt […]

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Boosting SEO Rank

I just received a great email from Andrew Hansen.  His Blog is on AndrewHansen.name.  His email had such a great SEO tip that I felt I had to pass it on.  Andrew wrote: Blog Post Titles & URLs (Not just for bloggers, applies to static sites too) Normally, when I write a title for a […]

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Backing up WordPress

You will put in a lot of effort in setting up and posting to your WordPress Blog.  You want to make sure that a glitch in your hosting computer does not wipe that all away.  For this reason you should be making periodic back-ups of your Blog. There are three ways to make a back-up […]

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WordPress “How To”

I am in the process of developing training materials on how to install, configure and use WordPress.  

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