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Search Results for: how does work Blog Bling: Blogroll and Sidebar Bling

I’ve covered adding blog bling to your blog in the form of graphics and photographs, lines and smilies, fonts, blockquotes, social bookmark links. Now it’s time to add some blog bling to your blogroll and sidebar. The sidebar area of your blog is typically the canvas for the most blog bling. Sidebar blog […] Blog Bling: Blockquotes and Quotes

Have you had enough blog bling? No? This part of the blog bling series covers how to add emphasis to your blockquotes and quotes in your blogs. So far, the Blog Bling series has covered adding graphic images, lines and smilies, social bookmarking links, and font bling. The techniques covered in this section […] Blog Bling: Fun Font Bling

Why not dress up your blog with some font bling? So far on this series on Blog Bling, I’ve covered how to using images, logos, and badges to decorate your blog, how to add horizontal and vertical lines and smilies, and Social Bookmarking Submit Links on WordPress Blogs, including blogs. In […] Blog Bling: Lines and Smilies

In part one of the Blog Bling series, we covered how to add graphic images to your blog. In this section, we’re going to cover how to add more visual images with lines and smilies. Exploring Horizontal and Vertical Lines One of the strongest visual elements in design is the line. In WordPress […] Blog Bling: Decorating Your Blog

For USD $15, you can upgrade your blog for access to the CSS stylesheets to change the look of your blog. Don’t want to spend the money? You can still glamorize your blog with some Blog Bling for free. I’ve got a whole collection of bling for you to choose from to decorate […], Please Stop Using Snap Preview

It appeared that without warning, and blogs have been hit with one of the new blights on the web: Snap Preview Anywhere. Planet Mike just pointed out that my blog is now littered with Snap Preview Anywhere link page previews. When you hover over any link on my site, it loads a preview of […]

One Year Anniversary Review: In the Beginning WordPress Begot WordPressMU Begot

The dream was “how to make WordPress available to everyone, no matter what level of experience or expertise they had”. Individual WordPress blogs are great, but the popularity and ease of blogging got the corporate world interested in providing blogs for their employees as a way to communicate with the outside world on what they […]

Need Help – Ask Nicely

Timethief, an active volunteer on the forums offers this well-written guide for requesting help on the Support Forum: As this is a support forum it doesn’t make much sense to post a support request with a title like (1) can anyone help; (2) help me; (3) or any other titles on the same […]

One Year Anniversary Review: Helping Users

WordPress has won very high marks and reviews for awesome customer service and documentation in the past two years. It was only natural when things got going for bloggers to provide similar top quality help and support. It took a while to create a Support Forum. Before it arrived, I pitched in with […] Blog Remodel: Stay Tuned for Graphic Changes Here

I’m sorry, but I’m moving the furniture around and you are just going to have to learn to live with the noise of the construction and remodel for a while. ;-) The look of this blog will be changing soon. And probably a lot over the next month or so as no web design is […] Custom CSS – All The Styles for the Sandbox Theme

While not complete, here is my first attempt to put all the styles together from within the new Sandbox Theme stylesheet. You can copy the styles from this CSS file. This style sheet does not include the core layout architecture. You choose that from the “skins” after selecting the Sandbox Theme, setting the columns […]

Genealogy Blog: The Blog Budget – How Much Does a Blog Cost?

I’ve talked about making a plan and determining which features I will need for my family history blog. Are you overwhelmed yet? In order to determine what you want in your blog, you should start with a plan and that involves asking the easy and hard questions to determine what you want, as well as […]

What Do I Do With My New Blog

You just got your first blog. Now what do you do with it? There are two ways to tackle your new blog. First, there is the typical way, then there is the practical approach. The Typical Way of Starting a WordPress Blog The typical method of starting to use your blog is: […]

Looking for the New Article on Using

A strange new bug in caused What Do I Do With My New Blog (and others) to release three days early. The date on the post was for July 29, and yet it posted without my knowledge on July 26. Unfortunately, it released in the middle of the night and I woke up […] Bug: Anonymous Trackbacks and Comments

There is a new bug in town. You race home and rush to your computer to see if anyone has left you a comment on your blog only to find a bunch of Anonymous folks have left comments on your blog. STOP!!! Before you hit that SPAM button, this is not comment spam. […]


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