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Ready to Start Building that Blog?

Ready to Start Building that Blog?

So, you know now that you need to build your blog on a self-hosted platform, meaning NO FREEBIES. Freebies aren’t good for your blog, because I guarantee you that once you start posting to your free platform, and you start seeing traffic, you’re going to […]

A Word About WordPress Themes

A Word About WordPress Themes

If you’re truly a WordPress beginner, the concept of ‘Themes’ will  probably freak you out a bit. It did me. Once you’ve had your blog installed and set up, you’ll likely want to change the theme. The theme is essentially the design of your blog; […]

WordPress.Com and WordPress.Org are NOT the Same Thing

WordPress.Com and WordPress.Org are NOT the Same Thing

Let me tell you now, because I get this question a lot; WordPress.Com and WordPress.Org are NOT the same animal. What’s the difference? WordPress.Com is the free blogging platform. I learned this the hard way years ago, and I think also because I was too […]

Blogging 101: Let’s Start at the Beginning

Blogging 101: Let’s Start at the Beginning

So…the beginning would be to decide that blogging is actually what you want to do, and figure out what you want to blog/write about. Is this going to be something that you do for ‘fun’? Or are you looking to actually make money with your […]

The New Blogger’s Guide

The New Blogger’s Guide

So I’m building this blog, and the plan is to share my experience with building this blog with other bloggers. My name is Debbie, and I’m a nerd. But I’m not a ‘natural’ nerd. Let me explain; I actually started blogging about 10 years ago, […]