Archive for January, 2012

WordPress How-To Videos: Part 17 – Settings & Configuration

Posted on: 01.26.2012 By: Brian McNitt Leave a Comment
WordPress How-To Videos: Part 17 - Settings & Configuration

Welcome to the seventeenth and final video in our WordPress how-to series. In this video, you’ll learn how to manage general WordPress settings, customize the editing window, post to your WordPress site via email, setup WordPress to work with the WordPress mobile app, manage RSS feed settings, update the Permalink URL (friendly URL) structure of your website and more.

WordPress How-To Videos: Part 16 – Useful Tools

Posted on: 01.24.2012 By: Brian McNitt Leave a Comment
WordPress How-To Videos: Part 16 - Useful Tools

In the sixteenth video in our WordPress how-to series you’ll learn about some useful WordPress tools and features including the “Press This” bookmarklet for quick blog publishing, the Convert Categories to Tags feature, the Import tool useful for importing content from other CMS and blogging platforms, and the Export tool useful for backing up site content.

WordPress How-To Videos: Part 15 – Adding New Users

Posted on: 01.19.2012 By: Brian McNitt Leave a Comment
WordPress How-To Videos: Part 15 - Users

Take control. In the fifteenth video in our WordPress how-to series you’ll learn how to manage site access via User roles and permissions, make use of the Contributor and Editor roles to establish publishing workflows, add new site users, and customize the WordPress admin display for each user.

TED: Defend our freedom to share (or why SOPA is a bad idea)

Posted on: 01.19.2012 By: Brian McNitt Leave a Comment
TED: Defend our freedom to share (or why SOPA is a bad idea)

Learn the history and basics of SOPA and PIPA/PROTECT-IP from this TED Talk, learn which members of Congress support Internet censorship, learn three simple ways you can take action now.

Nice “Stop SOPA” WordPress Plugin

Posted on: 01.18.2012 By: Brian McNitt Leave a Comment
“Stop SOPA!” WordPress Plugin

Here’s a nice, simple “Stop SOPA!” plugin for WordPress that’s easy to install. The plugin adds a small tab to the righthand side of your website that expands when clicked and includes text that in-turn links to the Stop American Censorship website. If you think SOPA is a bad idea, consider installing this plugin on your WordPress based site today.