WordPress settings

7 Quick WordPress Default Settings You Need to Change

Pressing the “one-click” install for WordPress is just the beginning to getting your blog off the ground. While the next biggie is finding a template that you love, it’s also important to take a few minutes to change some of the default settings in WordPress. Taking the time to make these initial changes will save […]

Picking the best web hosting

How to Pick the Best Website Hosting for Your Situation

One of the first steps to setting up your own website or blog is to determine where it will live on the Internet – formally called hosting or web hosting. This guide is everything you need to know to get started. Want to get right to work? Skip ahead to the recommendations. Table of Contents: […]

10 Essential WordPress Plugins

“What WordPress plugins do I need?” is a question I get asked frequently. While there a ton of great plugins that fit unique people and situation, here are my top 10 baseline plugins that I recommend installing first thing on most WordPress blogs. WordPress Plugins and Widgets: What’s the Difference? Plugins: A WordPress Plugin is […]