• Today I was asked the question: “What would you like to do?” That’s a general question and I won’t elaborate on the context. But I answered with this: “I want to have a lot of fun.” That answer could be interpreted in a whole bunch of different ways. And I didn’t explain it very well.…

  • A prospective client recently asked me about transitioning from a Blogger-hosted blog to a WordPress one … Here’s the number one reason I think all serious bloggers should transition from Blogger to a WordPress blog, hosted on your own custom domain name: OWNERSHIP, FLEXIBILITY AND CONTROL Ok, so that’s three … but since I think…

  • After more than 30 free WordPress theme releases to the public (aka community), I’m starting to see a trend in the comments I get in the support posts from users of my free themes. So I thought I’d take the time — ala this post — to inform my users in particular of what typical…

  • If you’ve been using WordPress for long, you know that if you try to simply copy and paste something from Microsoft Word into WordPress, you’ll get a big mess … your theme (aka template) will get messed up … if you’ve used colors or different fonts in the Word document, you’ll see all shades of…

  • This post started out as The Best Sites on Blogging, but turned into listing all my favorite blog reads. They aren’t listed in order or anything. So here goes: Problogger – Darren sets the bar for class — and content — in the blogosophere Copyblogger – How to write great content Daily Blog Tips –…