Wordpress Recent Posts Widget

Recent Posts widget

If you’re like me, you have several post categories, and you want to use a recent posts menu to show posts from a particular category. Oddly, Wordpress doesn’t have a simple category-based, recent posts widget built in (at the time of this writing), and there are no simple solutions available in the plugin repository. You […]

Brief Instructions on Managing your Posts and Pages in Wordpress


WordPress is the website framework that allows you to manage content on your site. WordPress has many built-in functions that make it easy to organize and publish content. WordPress is called a “content management system” (CMS). To add and edit content, you will use the WordPress administration area. It is like the back-office of your […]

Thinking of building your own DIY website?

Web builders

Do-it-yourself web builders look great at first glance, but there are several issues you should consider: Your options for customization and extensibility are very limited. Dozens or hundreds of businesses just like yours will be using the same design template. You have to use their proprietary add-ons (i.e. search engine optimization, blogging capabilities, etc.). The […]

Domain Registration, Hosting and Bears, OH MY!

Domain registration, hosting and bears, OH MY!

Taking control of your web services You should know that most professional relationships don’t last forever. And if you care about the integrity and longevity of your business website and email, you should know what these three simple service categories are and how to manage them. If you are not in complete control of these […]