How to add Videos to WordPress

When you want to add videos to your website, it's always a much better idea to upload your videos to Youtube and Vimeo, and embed the video on your site instead. This is because videos can take up much bandwidth on your server, and this task is best left to video...

Adding Google Maps to Your WordPress Site

It can be pretty common for sites to have a physical location. Especially so if you're running a business and you want to show your customers how to get to your location. Yes, you can simply list down your physical address, but it'll be more visually appealing if you...

3 Ways to Install WordPress Plugins

There are 3 main ways to install and activate a plugin.   1. Search the free plugin repository in Wordpress and Install it If it's a free plugin, chances are, it is in the Wordpress plugin repository. Go to Plugins > Add New Search (name of plugin) and install...

3 Ways to Install Your WordPress theme

There are 3 main ways to install your theme.   1. Browse Inbuilt Free Themes within Wordpress Go the themes section in Appearance > Themes Click on Add New Browse the list of themes in the Wordpress depository. Click install to get the theme. Remember to...

Choosing a Website or Blog Platform

There are numerous ways to build a website or build a blog. There are, however, some  ways that are better, easier, more scalable than others. Let's take a look at the various options: Choosing a Website Platform Choosing a Blogging Platform Wordpress   Choosing...

Choosing an Online Store Platform

There are more than 1 way that you can build your Online Store with. They usually fall within these categories: Self-hosted Self-hosted platforms means you install a piece of open source (free to use) software, and maintain the store yourself. Examples of such are...

How I Speed Up My Website

I always want my website to load faster. I'm sure anyone who operates a website wants that as well, because nobody likes a slow site. Even search engines appear to favor sites that load faster. There are many steps that one can run a faster site - here's some of mine....

Changing the Theme of Your Shopify Store

Once you've signed up with Shopify, you already have a working Online Store. You probably want to change how your Online Store looks to suit the products you sell. An average person will not be able to design the store from scratch. However, Shopify has a long list of...

Blogger vs WordPress

So you're interested in getting into the world of blogging. You've heard about Blogger and Wordpress  from your friends, and you're wondering what the differences are and which one you should choose. After all, choosing the right platform is important as you will be...