How to Prevent Spam and Protect Your WordPress Blog

How to Prevent Spam and Protect Your WordPress Blog

Your comments section gives you a convenient way to engage with your website’s readers. Unfortunately, opening your website up to comments means you will have to deal with spam. Unless you are the type of blogger who doesn't solicit feedback via comments and trackbacks/pingbacks, you will have to deal with it at some point or another. But the question is, how?…

How to Customize Search Page Results in WordPress

How to Customize Search Page Results in WordPress

When you search on a regular search engine like Google, it's highly unlikely that you'll come up with no results (unless you search for something utterly nonsensical, but even then...). However, this can happen more regularly than one would like when using a WordPress website's internal search function. Many of your website visitors will want to find more information about…

10 Things You Should Know About Using WordPress Plugins

10 Things You Should Know About Using WordPress Plugins

What would WordPress be without plugins? Our ability to extend the world's favorite content management system in an almost limitless fashion is what makes WordPress so great. With nearly 25,000 plugins available on WordPress.org alone, the sky really is the limit. But with great power comes great responsibility and it is an unfortunate fact that using WordPress plugins can have…

How To Add Google Fonts to WordPress

How To Add Google Fonts to WordPress

One way to dramatically improve the design and professionalism of your website is to use great fonts. Most people never give a second thought to the font that they use on their website. However, if you are developing your own theme or editing a theme you currently have installed, good font selection should be a large part of the process.…

How To Write Better Titles and Taglines For WordPress

How To Write Better Titles and Taglines For WordPress

There are over a billion websites online, with more launching every day. If you are new to building and managing a website, you may be overwhelmed by that amount of competition. How do you make your site stand out, and attract your share of the traffic? The first step in getting noticed is to have an eye-catching title and creative…