Getting to Know WordPress

Once you get your wordpress blog all set up, if you haven’t used WordPress before, you’re probably going to feel a little bit overwhelmed. Believe me I did too. I’m absolutely 100% self-taught though, so if I can do it, you can too!. Not only that but, I’ve already done the legwork, and have found […]

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Visiting the Oregon Zoo

As many of you probably already read, we bought a membership to the Oregon Zoo in preparation for our visit to ZooLights, which was the best thing to come from that awful experience. Since buying that membership in December, we’ve been back to the Zoo twice. Needless to say, we’ve gotten our money out of the […]

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Choosing a WordPress Theme

It’s time to finally set up your first Facebook Theme. A Facebook Theme is a really interchangeable design for your blog. Don’t worry about setting up a theme you don’t love, as you can change it anytime. Most people probably change their theme once or twice a year.  Just keep in mind you’ll have to […]

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Creating your a Logo for your Blog

Today we’re going to do some really exciting things! We’re going to get started branding our look!   It is imperative however that you have completed all of the previous steps before moving on to the next tasks each day. If you’re not quite caught up, don’t worry about it. This course is absolutely designed so […]

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Naming Your Blog – Lesson 2

Naming Your Blog Before you begin today, please make sure you’ve joined the Facebook Group, and have posted a quick introduction.  You can use hashtag #intro when you post your introduction. The reason things like posting your introduction are so important is that we’re building a network. The people in the group are your tribe, […]

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Writing Your First WordPress Post

Writing Pages and Posts on WordPress Welcome back!! In today’s lesson we’re going to work on getting familiar with WordPress. By the end of the lesson, you’ll be off watching tutorials, and getting those first few posts and pages written. Here’s the best part, as soon as Hostgator has your WordPress installed, you’re good to […]

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