How to Make a Static Homepage in WordPress

What is a Static HomePage in WordPress? The WordPress default homepage shows a list of your recent posts.  You may not want the homepage to just show your recent posts. You might want to display more for your target audience. For example: Explain to your visitors what your site is about  Products or services you … Read more

WordPress Plugins: What are They and How to Install

What are WordPress Plugins? WordPress plugins are a piece of software containing a function or group of functions (written in code) that are installed on your WordPress website. They extend functionality or add new features to your WordPress sites. You can find over 58,000 plugins to help you expand the functionality or add a new … Read more

How To Schedule a Post in WordPress – Beginners Tutorial

Did you know you could write a post and have it scheduled to publish at a later time and date? Being able to schedule a post in WordPress is a great hidden feature. You can create your content days (or weeks or months) ahead of time and then schedule it. This will leave you more time for … Read more

WordPress Dashboard Free Tutorial for Beginners

If you have already logged into the WordPress Dashboard and it seems like it is very confusing, don’t worry, my beginner’s guide will take you step by step through the sections. The images of the dashboard in this tutorial are from a website hosted using Bluehost. You can still follow along even if your hosting provider … Read more

After Installing WordPress: 12 Essential Things To Do Next

This step by step guide shows you what’s next and the essential settings you need to add, delete or change after installing WordPress. Whether you have created a blog using BlueHost, GoDaddy, Hostgator or any other web hosting company, these items are all things you need to do next. For easy to follow steps, I … Read more