Riddle o’ the day… What do tea parties, a former humanitarian worker to Africa, custom greeting cards, and craft retreats all have in common? Why, you can find them all on WordPress, of course!
With over 76 million WordPress sites in the world, the variety of subject matter to be found among them is as diverse as the people who use WordPress. As a new user, myself, I thought it would be interesting to talk to some of those users to learn more about their experience with WordPress and why they count themselves among those millions of users. Continue reading Interview: Who Are the WordPress Users in Your Neighborhood?
Do you have goals? Do you want to achieve them? Well, of course you do! Did you know, though, that the simple act of writing them down puts you at a statistically higher chance of achieving them? Well, it does. Further, when your goals are out there for the world to see, you just never know who might see them and be able to help you on the path to achieving them, too. So, how do you organize and chronicle them from start to finish? With the Bucket List Plugin, that’s how! Continue reading Bucket List Plugin
You never get a second chance to make a first impression. This goes for your website, too. And, on the web, visitors make up their minds about whether to stay on your site or not in as little as 1/20 of a second! Continue reading Picking the Perfect Color Palette
If you’re like most people, when approached with, “Tell us about yourself!”, you flounder for anything that sounds reasonably coherent. If you’re like most people working online, when you sit in front of the computer with a blank About Page in front of you waiting to be written, you seem to lose all sense of personal identity. Continue reading How to Write a Great About Page
Recently, founding developer of WordPress Matt Mullenweg announced that he and Automattic CEO Toni Schneider will be swapping roles with Schneider focusing on Automattic’s new products and Mullenweg taking the helm as CEO. Mullenweg says the new role will not affect his involvement with WordPress.org.