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Website Launch Checklist

Website Launch Checklist

So you're built a fancy new website (or perhaps upgraded your existing website!) and you think you're ready to launch...or are you? Here's some quick tips on everything you need to cover off before you send your precious website out into the world. Speed – does your...

What is a WordPress Theme?

What is a WordPress Theme?

If you're new to the world of WordPress, you're probably hearing a lot of terminology being thrown around...terminology that doesn't mean much to you! I'm sure one of those terms might be a "theme"...and so you're probably wondering what is a WordPress theme? In very...

What is an RSS Feed?

What is an RSS Feed?

What is an RSS Feed?   Don't panic, this article won't get too technical, let's keep it simple. An RSS feed communicates with "feed readers" and is a way people can follow your blog. It will show up in their feed every time you publish something new. Essentially...

How to Add a Meta Tag to WordPress

How to Add a Meta Tag to WordPress

Meta tag – does that word mean nothing to you – other than the fact a website somewhere (such as Google, Pinterest or an affiliate marketing business such as Commission Factory) has asked you to add a meta tag to your website? If so, please read on. I’m about to save...

What Does Mobile Responsive Mean?

What Does Mobile Responsive Mean?

"Mobile Responsive" - what exactly does that mean? Luckily for you, it's a very easy one. Your website needs to work well on all screen sizes, including mobile. What do I mean by "work well"? Again it's easy - it's not good enough for your website just to shrink down...

How to set up WordPress

How to set up WordPress

So you've decided to set up your WordPress website. Go you! You've created your hosting account with one of my favourite hosting providers, Netorigin, by using my step-by-step instructions in this post.  And now you're wondering how to get your new website up and...

How to set up Hosting

How to set up Hosting

How do I set up my website hosting? This is one of the most common questions I get asked. It’s a topic that confuses people, but it is actually quite simple! In this video I show you how to set up hosting with Netorigin, a firm favourite hosting company of mine who...

How to Speed Up Your Website

How to Speed Up Your Website

If you own a WordPress website, chances are at some point in time you may have noticed it loads a little slow. Ok, maybe a lot slow. Don’t worry, you’re not alone. It’s a really common problem with WordPress websites. Probably one of the most common...

How to Speed Test Your Website

How to Speed Test Your Website

Make sure your website loads fast, they say. It’s good for SEO and user experience, they say. But, how do you know if your website loads slowly, or is it just your internet connection? How do you speed test your website, and what sort of result should you...