Catalyst Theme Review

Catalyst Theme

Catalyst Theme for WordPress has only been out for about five months at the time of writing (May 2011) but it’s already making big waves in the world of WordPress themes – attracting positive attention and rave reviews along the way. While there are several other better known themes with higher profiles and bigger user […] Read more »

BackupBuddy Version 2

BackupBuddy is one of my favourite WordPress plugins… and not just for backing up. Other posts about BackupBuddy on this site explain why I like it and how I use it which are (briefly): Total Backup of EVERYTHING – WordPress Database, Theme, Theme Settings, Plugins, Plugin Settings etc etc… Scheduled Backups – Hourly, Daily, Weekly, […] Read more »

Best Hostgator Coupon Code

I’ve obtained the best Hostgator Coupon Code I’ve seen available for a while! If you’re looking for a good deal on web hosting, then Hostgator is well worth looking at. In my experience, they provide excellent service, (their online Chat support is very fast and efficient I’ve found), and good hosting packages at good rates. […] Read more »

Do I need to Use Social Media?

This post provides an overview of how people, organizations and businesses can use social media as a useful methodology to build and enhance customer relationships. Other posts will discuss how to use social media for search engine optimization purposes such as link building etc.   Use Social Media to Engage Whether you like social media […] Read more »

What is Anchor Text?

Anchor text is the text that appears as the wording of a web link. Anchor text also provides a context for the link itself which search engines use to build up their picture of what the page being linked to is all about. So instead of having something that looks like: Visit http://www.smithandjones.com/product-range/exclusive-product/special-offer.html to see […] Read more »

The Most Important Thing for SEO (part 2)

Ok, the first post in this somewhat ‘tongue in cheek’ titled post about the most important thing for effective SEO dealt with laying good foundations for a site to be optimized successfully. If anything, that one thing is to realise that there is no one single most important thing for SEO, but that it’s a […] Read more »

What is the Most Important Thing for Effective SEO?

It can be very tempting to believe there is (or hope there is) a single most important thing for effective SEO – one magic shortcut to effectively optimize a site for the search engines. Wouldn’t it be great if there was one thing that will have more effect on SEO than anything else, and wouldn’t […] Read more »

What’s the difference between WordPress.org and WordPress.com?

When people first look at WordPress as a website platform, they usually notice that are two different versions of WordPress available – WordPress.com and WordPress.org – which can cause some confusion. Both are developed by the same organization, and both are free. Both are platforms which allow you to develop a blog or webpage based […] Read more »

How much does it cost to set up an Internet business?

When I’m talking to people about what I do one of the questions that crops up from time to time is “How much does it cost to set up an internet business?”. Now, the answer to that particular question is “how long is a piece of string”, because it depends to a large degree on […] Read more »