31 Days Of Blogging Giveaways {Day 1}

31 Days Of Blogging Giveaways

Throughout the next month, we're going to be 31 daily giveaways - just for Bloggers!  We'll be giving away Blog Designs, Blogging Class seats, Blogger To Wordpress transfers - and more!  Be sure to stay tuned each day and enter to win! Today, our giveaway is over at GreenLivingLadies.com - take a minute to enter to win a Blogger To Wordpress Transfer from Blogelina! Click Here To Enter! … [Read more...]

Your First WordPress Blog: Themes and Widgets

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This is the fourth post in a series about beginning your first wordpress blog. We've talked about some common blogging terminology that you need to know as you begin blogging, we've looked at setting up your self-hosted Wordpress blog by choosing a domain name and a webhost, and, in the last post, we took a look at some customizing that you can do to your settings to maximize the number of people who see your blog posts. In this post we'll be looking at two things- how to choose and customize … [Read more...]

Blogelina’s Black Friday Sale! Save HUGE On WordPress Blog Design!

Wordpress blog designs as low as $9.99

Today, as requested by our readers, we're offering some amazing deals on our Wordpress Design Service! Normally, $99... Check out the savings you could see throughout the day! The Earlier You Buy, The Better! 6am-8am EST - $9.99 8am-10am EST - $19.99 10am-12pm EST - $29.99 12pm-2pm EST - $39.99 2pm-4pm EST - $49.99 4pm-11:59pm EST - $59.99 The earlier that you join us, the less you'll pay! For more details on everything that's included in our design service, click … [Read more...]

The Beginners Guide To WordPress: Getting Start With Plugins

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This series of tutorials has focused on helping you to set up your first Wordpress blog. In the first post, we looked at popular blogging terminology that you may encounter when you are setting up your blog. In the next post, we covered how to choose a domain name and a webhost. Then we covered how to customize the settings of your new blog to maximize the number of readers who see your posts. In the last tutorial we took a look at choosing and installing a theme and widgets for your blog. This … [Read more...]

25 {Real} Reasons WordPress Is Best For Your Blog

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Often when bloggers decide to begin a blog, they are looking for ways to get started for free or cheap. If you are new to the blogging world- even if you hope to one day be profitable in blogging- you're probably beginning with little or no start up budget. Because of this, some bloggers want to find a free blogging platform. And they choose not to self-host their blogs because they don't want to pay for hosting. If you're serious about growing a blog, however, and you want to make your blog … [Read more...]

The Beginner’s Guide To WordPress: Settings to Customize

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Welcome to another tutorial for starting up your first Wordpress blog. So far we've had a tutorial that focused on some of the common blogging terms that you may come across as you get going and a tutorial about setting up your self-hosted Wordpress blog with a domain name and a webhost. In this tutorial, we'll be taking a look at how to customize the settings for your blog in such a way that you can maximize the use of your blog.   How To Customize Your Site Title and … [Read more...]

Over 150 WordPress Tips and Tricks

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Want to know more about Wordpress than you've ever known? Check out over 150 tricks and tips for using Wordpress! Certain plugins can cause your Wordpress blog to load more slowly. Elegant Themes has 13 tips for optimizing the performance of your Wordpress site. Here are 10 Tips To Make Your Wordpress Blog Outstanding. Help your blog have high SEO ranking - Check out these tips from Yoast. Take time to back up your blog. ProBlogger has a great post about common mistakes bloggers … [Read more...]

The Beginner’s Guide To WordPress: How To Set Up Your Domain & Hosting

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In the first post of this tutorial we talked about some of the common blogging terminology you may encounter as you begin a new blog. In this post we'll be talking specifically about beginning a self-hosted blog. We're going to cover how to choose a web hosting site and a domain name.   The first thing to address as we begin: Why Is It So Important To Have  Wordpress Blog? The short answer is that Wordpress.org on your own domain and hosting is your most adaptable, … [Read more...]