How To Translate Your Company Purpose Into Slick Visual Branding

Waxing UnLyrical

Look at other companies in your field that you aspire to rival, and think carefully about how they describe themselves, then relate that to the imagery they use. Ideally, your visual branding should be broadly familiar, but just different enough to give you an edge over those other companies.

Annual Social Media Budget Planning For Companies And Bloggers

SocMed Sean

Whether you work for a Fortune 100 company or a blogger who relies on revenue from your content to supplement your income, it’s important to think about what goes into your social media headcount.

Four SEO Tips for WordPress Websites

Idaconcpts

WordPress is the world’s most popular content management system. If you work with WordPress, or you’re considering building a website on the platform, you will have probably wondered about SEO and whether there is anything specific you can do to optimize your site.

Using Wordpress Like a Pro

Mindjumpers

New Spice – Study like a Scholar, Scholar The Facts, The Stats And The Story About Youtube » Using Wordpress Like a Pro Posted by Tehneyat Waseem Jul 28th, 2010 Tweet I came across a brilliant article by Mashable about 11 Ways to Speed Up WordPress.

WordPress Hack Directed At.com Blogs

Small Business Mavericks

If you read the news about a recent WordPress hacker who targeted a massive number of WordPress blogs, relax. What you should know is that there are two WordPresses. If you installed WordPress on a server at your hosting company (Hostgator, BlueHost, SBM, etc.), However, that doesn’t mean your WordPress blog can’t be hacked. That’s a great suggestion even if you downloaded WordPress and uploaded it to your server.

Three Words That Will Speed Up Your WordPress Blog

SocMed Sean

Through WordPress plugins, of course! After installing the plugin, just choose Media > Bulk Optimize from your WordPress menu and it should kick off the process. In fact, some companies like CloudFlare have even started offering a free package. Images…we all love them.

Klout Adds WordPress But Not For Self Hosted Blogs?

Jason Yormark

A few weeks ago I noticed that Klout had added the WordPress button to the available channels to connect to which was encouraging. You’d think a company centered around social media would be a bit better with communication and community. Mobilize Your WordPress Blog!

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Top 10 reasons to use WordPress [Beginner’s Guide]

BeingOptimist

There are many open source platforms such as WordPress , Joomla, Drupal , and Magento and it is very confusing for the beginners to decide which CMS to use for their blog or website. Here in this article, I would let you know the top 10 reasons to use WordPress with respect to other CMS discussed above. Before going into detail let me tell you that this blog is made on WordPress, so here we would explain to you the top 10 reasons to use WordPress. Facebook 0.

12 (of the) Best WordPress Guides and Plugin Reviews of 2011

Webbiquity SMM

WordPress is not only the most popular blogging platform , but is increasingly becoming a leading website content management system (CMS) as well. How did WordPress emerge as the leading blog platform? WordPress Guides and Commentary. How did WordPress win?

WordPress Blog Hosting: WordPress.com or Self-Hosted?

Idaconcpts

Given that WordPress hosts 59,914,568 as of 09/25/2011 and that over 301 million people view more than 2.5 billion pages each month on WordPress.com-hosted blogs (data from WordPress Stats ), it is not a surprise that many users around the world have chosen WordPress as their CMS of choice.

12 Best Comments Plugins To Consider For Your WordPress Website

Kikolani

WordPress has emerged as the best blogging platform-cum-CMS that has empowered various online businesses to turn their name into a brand. Utilizing the exemplary features of this platform, WordPress developers have created the most remarkable websites so far. WordPress Comments Fields.

Choosing a blogging service: Blogger, Tumblr or Wordpress

Mindjumpers

If you wanna try it out for the first time, you can go for one of the free services, but if you are a company or a brand, you should go for the selfhosted Wordpress option. It requires that you have our own hosted server and install Wordpress’ software to use as a CMS system.

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Goodbye Feedblitz, Hello WordPress Feed

Ari Herzog

But, due to that company now charging pricing tiers that don’t fit my needs, and cognizant that WordPress has a built-in feed address, I’m leaving Feedblitz and you can add this feed instead. If you want to read many blogs and don’t want to remember to manually bookmark and visit them in a browser, you can opt to subscribe via email or RSS.

Goodbye Feedblitz, Hello WordPress Feed

Ari Herzog

But, due to that company now charging pricing tiers that don’t fit my needs, and cognizant that WordPress has a built-in feed address, I’m leaving Feedblitz and you can add this feed instead. If you want to read many blogs and don’t want to remember to manually bookmark and visit them in a browser, you can opt to subscribe via email or RSS.

70+ Resources on How to Start a WordPress Blog

Kikolani

However, if you want to set up a business site, I suggest WordPress. You can use a hosted WordPress or a WordPress installation. The next list includes sites that have the installable version of the software (like the WordPress that we will be discussing).

Things You Shouldn't Ignore While Choosing Ecommerce Web Designing Company

Social Media Marketing

Are you looking to hire an e-commerce web designing company? How do you shortlist a few companies for further negotiations before zeroing on a partner who is expected to give shape to your dream? Avoid companies that work with a ‘cookie cutter’ approach.

How ‘Google AMP’ & ‘Facebook Instant Articles’ Integration With WordPress Will Transform The Internet?

Kikolani

WordPress has been one of the blessings as far as speed is concerned. The websites powered by WordPress are simplistically created and load faster when compared to other hefty platforms. What ‘Google AMP’ Mean For WordPress? Google AMP is simple, at least for WordPress.

WordPress vs Drupal: Which CMS is Right for Your Site?

Idaconcpts

Two of the most popular packages are WordPress and Drupal. However, 60 million sites run WordPress making it by far the most popular free CMS package. First, a little bit about both CMSes: WordPress. Winner: WordPress. WordPress for quick, small sites selling a few things.

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My 9 Favorite Wordpress Social Media Plugins | jasonyormark.com

Jason Yormark

jasonyormark.com Home About Me My Videos My Resume Contact Me Browse > Home / Social Media , Wordpress / My 9 Favorite Wordpress Social Media Plugins | Subcribe via RSS My 9 Favorite WordPress Social Media Plugins October 6th, 2009 Posted in Social Media , Wordpress Tweet Share The WordPress platform never ceases to amaze me. What really makes the platform as successful as it is, are the thousands of themes and plugins that the WordPress community contributes.

Discover Marketing Technology Used by Leading Companies

Cody Ward

Have you ever wondered what technology the most innovative and successful companies are using to power their platforms, foster collaboration among their employees, or market their products and services? Current ranking is… WordPress – website content management.

How ‘Google AMP’ & ‘Facebook Instant Articles’ Integration With WordPress Will Transform The Internet?

Kikolani

WordPress has been one of the blessings as far as speed is concerned. The websites powered by WordPress are simplistically created and load faster when compared to other hefty platforms. What ‘Google AMP’ Mean For WordPress? Google AMP is simple, at least for WordPress.

70+ Resources on How to Start a WordPress Blog

Kikolani

While there are many platforms to choose from, I always suggest that if your purpose for blogging is anything related to branding, business, or making money online, then you want to go with WordPress on your own domain. Installing WordPress. Choosing a Great WordPress Theme.

6 Ways Emerging Technologies Are Set to Change the Use of Social Media

SocMed Sean

Blogs Facebook Featured Google+ Instagram LinkedIn People Pinterest Snapchat Social Media Tech Twitter WordPress Workplace YouTube best practices career communication company growth marketing skills social social media social networking strategy tipsToday’s guest post comes from Maria Jones, an expert consultant on emerging technologies.

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Premium WordPress Themes – What Do People Buy & Why

Kikolani

As far as famous products made by the same company, DIYThemes only has Thesis. StudioPress is part of Copyblogger Media, creators of Scribe SEO Plugin and Premise , a landing page & membership site plugin that works with any WordPress theme or framework. Need a New WordPress Theme?

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10 Vital WordPress Security Tips

ProBlogger

10 Vital WordPress Security Tips. This article overviews a few key security tips for WordPress blogs. Research is the key, so allocate some time to find a reputable company with a strong security strategy. Still want to know more about WordPress security?

What to Expect When Moving WordPress to New Hosting

Kikolani

I moved my photography blog , my husband’s HDR photography blog, and several other WordPress sites that were on HostGator to GoDaddy. Probably the biggest one was the major hacks to WordPress sites that happened almost a year ago. Upgrading WordPress 2.9

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Social Media Strategery

Two months ago, my company officially deployed a platform of social media applications behind our firewall, including tools like blogs, forums, a wiki, social bookmarking, and social networking. Powered by Wordpress. Home About Me Speaking Legal-ese My Team Gov 2.0

10 Essential WordPress Security Plugins For 2013

ProBlogger

This guest post is by Anders Vinther of The WordPress Security Checklist. And there is no better time to review the security plugins you use on your WordPress site. Ideally you would want to send your login information over SSL when you access your WordPress administration panel.

Latest WordPress Hack – Symptoms, Solutions & Resources

Kikolani

It seems there are a lot of WordPress hacks happening recently. Some WordPress blogs hosted by Network Solutions experienced a hack that made their websites redirect to a malware site. Although Network Solutions blamed WordPress, they ultimately announced it was a hosting problem , not WordPress. It’s also referenced as the WordPress Pharma Hack. My WordPress Hack Experience. All of my sites were on either WordPress version 2.9

How to import Posterous to self-hosted WordPress

The Way of the Web

WordPress is particularly suited to self-hosting, as it’s so widely used and most hosting services will offer a simple one-click install to get you up and running. Setting up self-hosted WordPress: To set up your site, you need 2 things.

5 Reasons Every Business Professional Should Take A Course In Marketing

SocMed Sean

Social media has become an incredibly important marketing tool for companies, with their customers, prospects, board members and even competitors seeing some form of marketing every time they scroll through their news feed.

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5 Reasons Every Business Professional Should Take A Course In Marketing

SocMed Sean

Social media has become an incredibly important marketing tool for companies, with their customers, prospects, board members and even competitors seeing some form of marketing every time they scroll through their news feed.

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To Livefyre and Back Again: Vanilla WordPress Commenting System Returns

Ari Herzog

I also grew frustrated with repetitive actions that were necessary on both the plugin’s dashboard and on the WordPress dashboard. The company’s customer service team is top notch and the Livefyre system does allow for robust interactions among people commenting — but while it may work well for some blogs, my presumption is now is not the best time to continue with it. Blog News comments plugins Wordpress

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18 WordPress Social Media Plugins to Live By

Sprout Social

Whether you’re trying to grow your social media following, get more engagement or make your website more dynamic, there are plenty of WordPress social media plugins to help along the way. WordPress Plugins for Facebook. WordPress Plugins for Google+. Google for WordPress.

Social Media Managers And Digital Pros – How to Keep Track of Your Tasks When You’re Offline

SocMed Sean

Blogs Facebook Featured Google+ Instagram LinkedIn People Pinterest Snapchat Social Media Tech Twitter WordPress Workplace YouTube best practices communication company facebook instagram marketing productivity scheduling social social media social networking strategy tech tipsToday’s guest post comes from Sean Blaney, the co-founder of CalendarTable.com.

Book Review Wednesday: Wikibrands: Reinventing your company in.

Akamai Marketing

By encouraging businesses to start out with their focus and strategy and then move through to the other elements, the authors Dover and Moffit support what so many marketers know, but what so many companies ignore in their rush to create a program.

7 Skills Every Marketing Student Should Learn And Why They Matter

SocMed Sean

Blogs Facebook Featured Google+ Instagram LinkedIn People Pinterest Snapchat Social Media Tech Twitter WordPress Workplace YouTube best practices career communication company growth marketing skills social social media social networking strategy tipsToday’s guest post comes from Kevin Nelson. Kevin is a professional educator and a private tutor with over 8 years of experience.

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How to Set Up Blog Comments as Goals in Google Analytics Using WordPress Hacks

Kikolani

So now that you know just a few reasons to set up comments as goals, let’s look at the ways you can set up your WordPress and Google Analytics to track your blog comments as goals. Step 1: How to Set Up the Thank You Page in WordPress.

HOW TO: Make Facebook Your Company Newsroom – My Mashable article

Josh S Peters

HOW TO: Make Facebook Your Company Newsroom. All Rights Reserved Designed with Headway by Headway Hacks Twitter links powered by Tweet This v1.6.1 , a WordPress plugin for Twitter

How to Choose the Right WordPress Contractor for Your Blog

ProBlogger

After reading the articles on how to work with designers and technical contractors here on Problogger.net, I felt the need to share my experience with you on how to choose a WordPress contractor. How can a blogger find a good WordPress contractor? Hiring the WordPress contractor.