Articles tagged with blog-tips
There is a handy tool for inserting special characters such as accented letters and symbols: www.copypastecharacter.com.
Ever notice the three little tabs to the write of the body field on the Write page in Textpattern? I’ll explain why they can be so useful, and I’ve recorded a screencast to demonstrate.
Got a Facebook page? Got a blog? Want to let your Facebook fans know about your blog posts? In this article and video, I’ll show you how!
Notes from podcaster and blogger Paul Boag on why company blogs fail, and what you can do to make them succeed.
The process of claiming a blog on Technorati involves verifying ownership with a claim code like 5WAJTFP3Y8CP
One way to promote you blog is to submit it to various online directories.
URL’s (which stands for Uniform Resource Locator, and is another term for web address) are important for Search Engine Optimization, links, and general “findability” of your blog posts. You have control over the url-only title in Textpattern, and here’s how to use it.
If you’re getting ready to start a business blog, and you’ve resolved to narrow your focus, here are some steps and resources to help you.
A handy Firefox Add-on to keep track of your word count.
I touched on this topic in an earlier post, Tips for good blogging, but I’ve been reading and thinking more about it lately and wanted to share what I’ve learned.
One way to get a conversation started on your blog is to use a custom comment invitation.
A tip for managing those ginormous urls.
Feedburner is a RSS-related service recently bought by Google. I did some research recently, and signed up for an account to find out what it was all about.
Now that you have an RSS feed for your blog, should it contain only excerpts, or complete posts?
After putting it off for ages, I’ve finally learned everything I need to know (for now) about RSS, and I’m passing some of that on to you.
I’ve read several lists of tips for good blogging. This is my summary of what I feel are the most important ones.