Category: WordPress

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  • Creating a Custom Project for a Technical Writing Portfolio

    Creating a Custom Project for a Technical Writing Portfolio

    I needed a technical writing portfolio. I’m in the middle of a job search for a technical writing position and kept running into the same problem: I needed work for my technical writing portfolio. Except … The technical writing I did, which included lots of internal documentation and even putting a style guide together for…

  • JavaScript for WordPress – Focused Learning in One Tremendous Course

    JavaScript for WordPress – Focused Learning in One Tremendous Course

    Like many geeks, I learned most my development skills in bits and pieces. Google was (and always will be) my friend along the way; Googling different functions and examples as I needed them served me well before. But I never learned the foundational, or core, bits and pieces. I could wrangle some JavaScript as needed,…

  • How NOT to integrate Social Media into your WordPress Site

    Know what rocks when you’re rocking that blogging thing and publishing new posts? Seeing your awesome-sauce blogging posts shared on Twitter and Facebook, Pinterest … any of those sites! Am I right? Out comes the big grins and back-slapping … Until … you realize you’re the only one seeing that share. Know what kinda sucks…

  • One-Minute Geek Note: New Site Setup – The Domain

    One-Minute Geek Note: New Site Setup – The Domain

    There are first steps and then there are FIRST STEPS when it comes to setting up your new WordPress site. You can’t get more basic than deciding on your domain! No matter how knowledgeable you are (or aren’t) about setting up a new site, there’s a few steps that come before you ever touch the…

  • Geeky Tools: FontIcons – Custom Font Kits for Your WordPress Site

    Geeky Tools: FontIcons – Custom Font Kits for Your WordPress Site

    A brand is nothing without personality. One of the easiest ways to mix it up and show a little personality on any site, including your business site is by using fonts. You can easily use a Google Font in your site, or embed a custom font, but few things imbue more personality than going just…