One reason why I love WordPress is that you can customize it to the way you want. There are many ways to integrate social media buttons to your WordPress blog. Some methods are by editing your theme file and some methods are by using WordPress plugins. If you remember last month I shared a tutorial for blogger users to add sexy bookmarks to their blogs. In this post I’m going to share similar buttons for WordPress users.
So you have created a WordPress blog and you want it to appear in all major search engines. To make it appear in search engines you must know about SEO (Search Engine Optimization). Sitemap is a basic part or SEO. In this post I will share how to create a XML sitemap for WordPress blog.
For all those people who don’t know about sitemap, a sitemap is a XML file that lists URLs for a site along with additional metadata about each URL. Sitemaps are easiest way for webmasters to inform search engines about pages on their sites that are available for crawling. One advantage for creating sitemaps is that you can set priorities for different pages you want search engines to crawl.
Few days back I’ve shifted my blog from blogger to wordpress. Some users asked about my experience on this shift. So I am writing this post to make your work easier to install your self hosted WordPress blog.
A lots of users are shifting their blogs to wordpress after the Dreamhost’s offer. Dreamhost is giving 2 years of free unlimited hosting for the geocities users. If you are facing some problems in installing your wordpress blog and registering your domain, you must read this post.
It is a hard job for a blogger to maintain a community around the blog. It is even more hard to keep the visitors engaged in a communication. Once in a while you write great posts on your blog that attract large user interaction. Some of the users may wish to stay updated with the comments in the post. But to visit again and again to the posts to check the comments might be a tough job. It is the situation where Subscribe to Comments WordPress plugin comes handy.
As most of you know, WordPress is better than other blogging platforms. But free account of WordPress offer only few basic features. Using free account, you can not modify your template, you can not place your ads. In short, it gives you limited access only. If you want its full features you have to pay for web hosting space and domain name to start your own self hosted WordPress blog. In this post, I am going to tell you how you can host a WordPress blog for free of cost.
Follow the steps given below to host your free WordPress blog: