Archive for 2011

WordPress How-To Videos: Part 8 – Using the Media Library

Posted on: 10.30.2011 By: Brian McNitt Leave a Comment
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Welcome to the eighth video in our WordPress how-to series. In this video, you’ll learn how to upload PDFs, Word documents and other file types, manage files via the Media library, and edit images directly inside WordPress.

WordPress How-To Videos: Part 7 – Embedding Video

Posted on: 10.28.2011 By: Brian McNitt Leave a Comment
WordPress How-To Videos: Part 6 - Adding Images

In the seventh video in our WordPress how-to series, you’ll learn about uploading videos to a hosting service such as YouTube or Vimeo, copying and pasting video embed codes into WordPress Pages and Posts, and enabling the WordPress auto-embed feature.

Does Google Consider SEO to be SPAM?

Posted on: 10.26.2011 By: Brian McNitt Leave a Comment
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Does Google consider SEO strategy to be SPAM? In a word, “no.” Here is Matt Cutts, head of Google’s anti-spam team on the subject of SEO. Key points: Make pages accessible to all users and easily crawl-able by search engines. Build sites using web standards. Research and use the right keywords. Avoid industry jargon, think […]

WordPress How-To Videos: Part 6 – Adding Images

Posted on: 10.25.2011 By: Brian McNitt Leave a Comment
WordPress How-To Videos: Part 6 - Adding Images

In the sixth video in our WordPress how-to series, you’ll learn about adding photos and images to WordPress Posts and Pages — uploading images from your computer to the Media library, creating ALT text (for accessibility), linking images, sizing and aligning images, adding borders, padding and more.

WordPress How-To Videos: Part 5 – Creating, Editing Pages

Posted on: 10.21.2011 By: Brian McNitt Leave a Comment
WordPress How-To Videos: Part 5 – Creating and Editing Pages

In the fifth video in our WordPress how-to series, you’ll learn about how Pages differ from Posts, how to create pages and subpages in WordPress, how to select a page template, how pages are ordered, how to bulk edit pages and more.