Monthly Archive: April 2012

What Domain Name Should I Get? 0

What Domain Name Should I Get?

If you plan on doing anything serious on the web, you should have your own domain name.  At roughly $10 a year, there’s no reason not to, and many sites that host will even...

Using the Advertising Manager to Manage Ads 0

Using the Advertising Manager to Manage Ads

The Advertising Manager Plugin is one of the best ad managers I’ve found that you can run entirely on WordPress.  However, I would advise that if you starting seeing more ad revenue, want to...

Add a Widget to WordPress in 3 Easy Steps 0

Add a Widget to WordPress in 3 Easy Steps

Suppose you wanted to add to your WordPress install a Calendar widget like the All In One Event Calendar.  How would you do it? When I first starting using WordPress, for every plugin you...

WP Carousel And Customized Content 0

WP Carousel And Customized Content

The nicest thing about the WP Carousel Plugin is that it is extremely flexible.  You can configure multiple carousels, specify whether posts, categories, tags, pages or customized content is included, and it has a...

Using Links To Show Your Popular Posts 0

Using Links To Show Your Popular Posts

There are many popular post plugins out there, but suppose you want to dictate what’s popular as a way to funnel traffic to it, and you want to use images to highlight these posts. ...

How We Love Our Kids 0

How We Love Our Kids

I’m always open to reading books about how I can become a better parent. Shocking, I know. I mean, as a teenager we all pretty much believe that we have it all figured out,...