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How to Create a Contact Form in WordPress

How to Create a Contact Form in WordPress

If you own a WordPress website, chances are you'd like people to be able to contact you! Unfortunately to add a contact form onto your site it's not just a matter of adding some text to the page. The best way is to use a reputable plugin, as this ensures the form...

Why is My WordPress Website So Slow

Why is My WordPress Website So Slow

Do you visit your website and wait...wait...wait for it to load? Oh dear - it begs the question, why is my WordPress website so slow? Let's take a look! Why is my WordPress website so slow? There could be lots of reasons...but let's start at the beginning. We need to...

What Does Above the Fold Mean?

What Does Above the Fold Mean?

Above the fold...it's a term thrown around a lot at the moment, but what on earth does it mean? Put simply, the above the fold area on a website is the first part of the site you see, before you scroll down the page. The size of the above the fold area varies between...

How to Add a Menu in WordPress

How to Add a Menu in WordPress

If you've created a new page on your WordPress website, or perhaps you want to add some new navigation, you'll need to update your menus.   How to Add a Menu in WordPress   To update an existing menu, you will need to navigate to Appearance > Menus. From...

How to Set up a Membership Website (in WordPress)

How to Set up a Membership Website (in WordPress)

If you're thinking about selling a course or online access to your information, you'll need to set up a membership website of some sort. In this post, I want to explain some basic considerations for setting up a membership website in WordPress.  Before deciding on a...

The Ultimate Guide: How to Manage A WordPress Website

The Ultimate Guide: How to Manage A WordPress Website

WELCOME TO YOUR WORDPRESS WEBSITE HAPPY PLACE! This guide is your non-techy speak “how to” for looking after your WordPress website. I want to help you understand how to maintain your website so it keeps performing for you, without the tech headache. There's a lot of...

WooCommerce Tips

WooCommerce Tips

If you're new to WordPress and/or WooCommerce, you might be overwhelmed with options and tech talk. In this blog post, I wanted to cover some of the key features of the ecommerce platform as well as some simple getting started tips and tricks!  Key Features...

What is a Widget in WordPress?

What is a Widget in WordPress?

Themes, Plugins, Widgets…WordPress has a language all of it’s own! In this short post, I’ll explain a commonly referred to WordPress component, being Widgets. What is a Widget?   The tricky thing with widgets is, every theme’s use of widgets is different.  But...

How to Choose a WordPress Theme

How to Choose a WordPress Theme

A common question I’m asked ALL the time, is which WordPress theme should I choose? I have a simple answer, as I only recommend one theme…but…before I tell you it, for those who want to do their own explanation, let me explain a few things. How to Choose a WordPress...

WordPress Text Formatting Problems

WordPress Text Formatting Problems

If you have a WordPress website and write blog posts, chances are you’ve experienced formatting issues. You know what I’m talking about…it probably went something like this… Type in text, enter, more text – looks great. Hit update on the post. View on the front end –...

How to install a plugin on WordPress

How to install a plugin on WordPress

How to install a plugin on WordPress If you're new to WordPress, you might be struggling to understand how everything comes together (it's a language all of it's own, don't worry).   Watch this handy video to find out what a plugin is, and how to install a plugin...

How to submit a sitemap to Google

How to submit a sitemap to Google

Sitemaps. How do you feel about them? Do you thank the Google Gods for checking yours out? Hmmm. Chances are you probably answered no to that one. You’re possibly wondering what a sitemap is, or thinking should I even care. That’s cool, I’m going to explain to you...