Category: Resources

Distractions. We all have them. This is especially true for the entrepreneurial and work-from-anywhere types like me. One of the keys to success as a work-from-anywhere type is figuring out how to manage these distractions and make them part of your workflow, instead of allowing them to sabotage your focus. It can be difficult, but…

So you want to build your own website. There are HUNDREDS of services and DIFY (do it for you) setups out there that promise instant websites. Many offer free or very cheap solutions for business owners wanting to toss up a quick online presence. These free sites are great for a quick proof of concept for an idea, or…

Slide presentations have long been an integral part of the business world. They’re used in internal meetings, speaking engagements, sales pitches, and several other ways. Slide presentations have traditionally been created with software like Microsoft’s Power Point or Apple’s Keynote programs. In this post you’ll learn not only how to embed your Slide Presentations inside…

If you’re like me, you love WordPress and all the possibilities it affords your business website and blog but you struggle when creating a simple (good looking) image to use for your call to action buttons. There’s a new free plugin available for WordPress buttons named Forget About Shortcode Buttons that you might want to…

A client of ours recently released a free WordPress plugin and we helped them identify and institute a few marketing techniques in order to encourage their plugin users to view the benefits of the premium (or paid) version of that plugin. One of the first things we advised them to utilize was url campaign tracking.…

When building and managing our WordPress-powered businesses it’s easy to get distracted with the bells and whistles of marketing and make things more difficult than they need to be This is especially true when it comes to lead generation. The Problem – Too Many Options If you’ve been in business for any length of time,…

What is Maintenance Mode in WordPress? As you build or maintain any WordPress-powered website, sometimes you need to block access to your site from public view. This is known as putting your site into Maintenance Mode. There are several reasons for wanting to do this. The two most common reasons are when you’re performing theme…

Why Share your Google Analytics? There are a number of reasons why you would want to share your Google Analytics data with someone else. SEO Auditing If you’ve hired a 3rd party company or individual search analyst, one of the first things they’ll ask for are details on the current statistics of your website. By…

What Are WordPress Admin Columns? Admin columns in WordPress are displayed in various areas of your backend administration area. Each column displays different data depending on what admin screen you’re in. For example, the Post and Page editing screens, the Media Library screen, the Users screen, and more. How to Manage the Display of Admin…