Facebook surprised some of it’s users last week by announcing the layout changes will finally go live on August 23. If you administer pages you may have already seen it in the pages you manage.(Admins are getting Up to now a user created tab could be as wide as 760 pixels wide, giving you plenty… Read More

I saw this video and just wanted to share with you some thoughts on blogging for business. Blogging can help you put down on paper what makes your business the one that everybody should flock to instead of the other guy’s. And that’s YOU. YOU are the heart and soul of your business and if… Read More

Recently there have been several injection exploit attacks on WordPress through specific hosting companies. Godaddy, Network Solutions, and most recently Media Temple hosted sites were targeted for the attacks. The one I just dealt with on this blog (and 23 of my own and client blogs) was called JohnnyA. It inserted a Javascript that re-directed… Read More

It’s no secret that we think WordPress is the best blogging platform, and we recommend it for Websites too. WordPress can enable you to create an online presence for a fraction of what a traditional web site costs and have an easy to use content management system (CMS) to boot. Installing, configuring and training on… Read More

WordPress gets frequent updates and you’re not always sure if, when, how or why you should update. This tutorial shows you how to upgrade your WordPress install and how to decide if it’s time to update and what to look for before you hit that update button!… Read More

There are some amazing plugins and some that will make hash of your WordPress install. The key is to know what you want, see if it works with your themes and version, then look at reviews and bug fixes to make sure it’s current and the reviews make sense. In general you can just un-install… Read More

QR codes are those funny looking blotchy boxes like the one you see to the right of this post. QR stands for Quick Response.They were originally developed in Japan as an inventory control tool and they’ve been using them for around 10 years now. The code above is for the Social Media Coaching Center. We… Read More

Twitter search is a great way to find leads and new connections to help your business grow, but using just the search box alone can yield an awful lot of noise! So let me show you how to easily filter out some noise and get a result that’s useful with advanced Twitter search. Thinking about… Read More

There are applications you can use to play YouTube videos in your FaceBook page but what if you want to offer your whole Facebook channel, favorites or playlist on your FaceBook page? FaceBook doesn’t allow you to place the embed code directly into your page, so you’ll need to translate your object embed code to… Read More

The newest default theme with WordPress 3.0 is called Twenty Ten and it takes major steps forward in the ability to control the design of your WordPress blog right from the start. The ability to easily add menus and drop-downs is something many people used to go to premium themes for. Here’s a description of… Read More

If you’ve got a blog or you built an entire website in WordPress with just pages, odds are you’ll need to know how to edit and create new pages in WordPress. This tutorial walks you through building a page and adding it to the menu (in the Twenty Ten theme).… Read More