WordPress Releases New Contact Form Plugin

This week WordPress announced they updated their contact form builder for sites on WordPress.com. They also announced they were releasing a plugin that gives self hosted WordPress sites (i.e. WordPress.org) the same contact form. Now the release of a plugin, especially one that is so utilitarian as a contact form might not seem that exciting… Read More »

WordCamp Savannah Flashback

Or, Why You Should Attend a WordCamp Near You I know. WordCamp Savannah was months ago back in the sultry summer days of August. You’re probably wondering why I’d write about it now. I mean it’s almost Christmas! Well there are a couple reasons. First, I never really shared what WordCamps are all about and… Read More »

What Everyone Ought to Know About Flash Website SEO

There are some huge problems with websites built entirely with Flash. As a website owner, you need to know about them before you choose a service providing all Flash based websites because it has serious implications. Flash is Popular Flash is a very popular tool for web designers and for website owners. The main reason… Read More »

Infographic Shows WordPress Top Open Source CMS

I ran across this informative infographic this morning which shows some interesting info about the WordPress platform. It was created by the folks at Tech King (and you can find the original here if you want a larger size.) WordPress Thoughts A few things stand out to me looking through these stats. First I was… Read More »

Are You Making This Huge Social Media Mistake?

There is no denying that social media is a huge phenomenon. At least 16 of the top 20 biggest websites in the world (according to Alexa) have some kind of a social media component. And of course Facebook, the granddaddy of all social media sites, claims over a half a billion users! Numbers like that… Read More »

7 Features of an Effective Business Website

When it comes to their websites, most business owners focus on the wrong things. And it’s not that the things they focus on are bad. They just aren’t the most important features of their sites to really help them attract new customers with their sites. Generally speaking businesses focus on how their website looks rather… Read More »

Pushbutton SEO for WordPress Drupal and Joomla with Scribe

Search Engine Optimization is a must for any website that wants traffic. The thing is, SEO can be a bit complicated to pull off, especially if you’re not so technically inclined. Fortunately Scribe makes optimizing your website easy. SEO is Complex In order to master SEO you first have to learn a whole new language… Read More »

Choosing the Best WordPress Permalink Structure

There is a ton of incomplete information about the best option for structuring your WordPress permalinks. SEO considerations are important, but so is WordPress performance. Both should be taken into consideration.

Top 10 WordPress Plugins for Small Business Websites

Plugins make WordPress even more capable by adding features beyond the core software. Here are the top 10 WordPress plugins for small business websites so you don’t have to sort through the thousands of plugins available.

Why the Genesis Theme Framework for WordPress is Great For Small Business

You may have noticed that I recently re-themed SuccessCREEations here using the Genesis Theme Framework from StudioPress. There are several reasons why I did this. But before I get into them I want to say one thing. Even though I decided to change this site, I still believe Headway is a great WordPress theme and… Read More »

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