It’s time to refresh the look of my site. However, it’s going to be using one of the great new WordPress default Themes for now. So, stay tuned and let’s see what I come up with for the new look.
WordPress is the leading “blog-publishing” CMS application, used by millions of websites. But, if you’re new to the game, it’s not exactly clear or intuitive how this wonderful software goes from sitting on a server to running your next great website, at least not without some simple directions.
Therefore, here are some simple directions.
As a service provider (ad agency, web developer, designer, etc.), or a business, you may readily agree that any business in the 21st Century has to have a web presence. That’s where things get complicated and confusing fast!
The lifeblood of any online business, or presence even, is traffic, the number of people or eyeballs that go to your site. The way these eyeballs can find a site, unless they’re reading the URL off of an ad, business card, coupon or hearing it in a commercial, is through a search. Therefore, for a website to be truly enabled to function on the internet for any commercial purposes, large or small, it has to be Search-Engine Optimized.
This weekend I attended my first WordCamp, WordCamp San Francisco 2009. And here are the top 11 best things about the day’s events.
If you have a business, for profit or non-profit, and want to have an online presence, you’ll need to have a website. That’s where things get complicated very quickly.
WordPress to the rescue. There are other options out there but WordPress is a very good one and has been in use for several years by large and small endeavors. So, it’s tested.