How to install a new WordPress theme

March 18, 2012
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This tutorial will walk you through installing a WordPress theme.   Step 1: Log in to your WordPress dashboard.  Mouseover the “Appearance” button, in the flyout, click on “Themes”.   Step 2: Click on the “Install Themes” tab at the top of the page.   Step 3: I like to use the search bar to find [...]

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How to remove the text from above the header in the Twenty Eleven WP theme

March 16, 2012
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Hello. This Step by Step tutorial will walk you through removing the text above the header in the WordPress Twenty Eleven Theme.   Step 1: Log in to your WordPress Dashboard.  Mouseover the “Appearance” button, in the flyout, click on “Header”.   Step 2: Scroll down to the bottom, click the “No” circle that is next [...]

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How to add images to your WordPress Website

March 12, 2012
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This tutorial includes simple step by step instructions and a two part video for more in depth instructions. Part 1 Part 2 Step 1:Login to your WordPress Dashboard.  Mouseover the “Posts” button, in the flyout, click “Add New”.   Step 2: In the top left of your post editing field, click on “Upload/Insert”.   Step [...]

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How to configure email on HostGator

March 6, 2012
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Hi. This tutorial will walk you through setting up a email address using your domain name on your HostGator server.   Step 1: Login to your HostGator Control Panel, in the mailbox, click on “Email Accounts”.   Step 2: If you have more than one domain on your server, make sure you choose the right [...]

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How to create your first WordPress post

February 27, 2012
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Hello. Welcome to WordPress, This Tutorial will walk you through your first post.   Step1: Login to your WordPress dashbord, mouseover “Posts”, second button down on your left.  In the flyout, click on “Add New”.     Step2: In the top text field, enter the title you have chosen. Step3: In the lower text field, [...]

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How to add posts to a page

February 26, 2012
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Howdy! This tutorial will walk you through adding posts to a static WordPress page.  This is useful if you want a static page for a home page and would still like to have the blog function of WordPress on another page (most people name the page “blog”).   Step1: Log in to your dashboard, look to the [...]

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How to set a page as your homepage

February 24, 2012
How to set a page as your home page

Welcome This tutorial will walk you through setting a WordPress page as your homepage.   Step1: Log in to your dashboard, look to the bottom of the main nav bar.  Rollover the “Settings” button, in the flyout click “Reading”.   Step2: Click the circle next to “A static page”.   Step3: Select the page in the [...]

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Install Theme Test Drive Plugin

February 22, 2012
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Greetings Theme Test Drive is a very useful plugin if your thinking about changing your WordPress theme.  You will be able to upload and test themes without anybody being the wiser. Step 1: Log in to your WordPress Dashboard.  Look to your lower left for the Plugin Button, mouse over said button and click on “Add [...]

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