Help Sponsor My Trip to BlogHer16!


I need your help. I’m going to be looking for a few sponsors to be able to send me to BlogHer16. This event is August 4-6, 2016, in Los Angeles, California. There are expected to be well over 3000 attendees! I’m running 2 labs at BlogHer, both WordPress related. One is a WordPress Q&A, and […]

Site News: Upcoming Re-design


It’s been a long time in the making. I’ve had this design on for about 4 years. I use to change theme design on a yearly basis, but when your website starts to get larger, it takes more time to plan a design that will fit where my brand is going. My site is […]

14 Easy Methods to Promote Old Blog Posts


For some bloggers, you’ve probably thought about how to promote old blog posts. You’ve probably written content that will be evergreen, meaning that the article you’ve published years ago, might have information that is still relevant, true, or up-to-date to today. The problem is that when you publish each post, it is shoved down into […]

#MondayMashup 2016 Volume 6


This week’s #MondayMashup includes a little on Facebook Live, guest post tips, Local SEO myths, and a freebie icon set for download. Just a note. I’ve been getting a lot of emails from people submitting their individual posts. When I say resources, I mean entire websites. I’d like to use those websites to pick from […]

Happy 13th Birthday, WordPress!


Over 13 years ago, on March 27th, WordPress came to be. It was forked from b2 cafelog by Mike Little and Matt Mullenweg. From there, WordPress grew from being just another blog platform, to a full-fledged content management system. For me, I’ve been there through it’s journey. In fact, I see WordPress much like it’s […]

#WordPressWednesday 2016 Volume 5


This week’s #WordPressWednesday includes a few guides like include security and web accessibility, a showcase of themes, BuddyPress news, and more. Before getting into this week’s #WordPressWednesday roundup, I’ve got to explain to new readers what this special post is all about. This post originated out of the need to create a quick summary of […]

8 Tips for Overcoming Self-Doubt as a Blogger


If you’ve been blogging for a while, you’ve encountered self-doubt. It could be because you’re not getting the traffic, or meeting your goals. It could be that you’re having problems coming up with great topics, or you’ve come to the point that blogging is a chore. There’s a lot of reason that you could run […]