Ask Nile: Why Your Blog Comment Keeps Ending Up in the Spam Folder


You’ve taken the time to read and leave a comment. Your comment might even have a message saying that your comment is in moderation. Then a friend tells you that you were in the spam folder. What happened? Why does your blog comment keep ending up in the spam folder? Occasionally I get the questions […]

#SharingSundays Recap 2015 Volume 1


#SharingSundays have returned! The difference is that this time, #SharingSundays has moved from my fan page to the Facebook group – You Can Do It! Online Training Group, or for short, called YCDI. This group is extremely active and quickly growing. I moved #SharingSundays here for 2 reasons: Facebook fan page reach sucks. I’m a […] Podcast: 2015 Mini Episode 2


Being that it’s a new year, a lot of people are a making plans for their blogs. The topic for this mini podcast episode is all about blog resolutions. The goal of this podcast episode is to get you thinking on how you can improve your blog and overall brand. It’s also to emphasize that […]

Using WordPress: Not Everyone Will Use It The Same Way


In using WordPress, some people would think there was a standard. This includes, using WordPress in regards to blogging, designing, and developing with it. However it’s not the case. Why? Well, each person using WordPress has a different level of learning and also a different purpose. What one tutorial may say, might not be understood […]

#WordPressWednesday 2015 Volume 1


Wow! Happy New Year WordPressers! With the new year, I’m starting off #WordPressWednesday like a good girl despite how cold it is in my area of the world. It’s about 5° Fahrenheit, with a strong wind that makes it feel like -22° Fahrenheit. Brr!!! Wherever you are, I hope you’re warmer than I am. So, […] Podcast: 2015 Mini Episode 1


It’s a New Year and that means it’s time to get started on new podcast episodes. Last year I experimented with mini episodes and those did great. My longer podcasts did well, but it seems that mixing it up some allowed people to pick and choose what they had time to listen to. To start […]

How to Find and Replace Text In WordPress


As your website grows, sometimes you end up coming across some really bad habits, or have strange characters come up. Sometimes you also may use plugins that produce shortcodes, and then later on need to replace them. Some of those habits or shortcodes can extend across several hundred posts. That means you have to go […]

Tips to Pick the Best Domain for Your Blog


Back in the day of early blogging, picking the best domain for your blog wasn’t an issue. For example, for me picking, it wasn’t about keywords, but about branding. However, today, for a lot of website owners or people who are new to having a website, there are a lot of things to consider. […]