The Advantage of Self-Hosting Your Blog

There have been some interesting questions going around a board recently about the advantages of self-hosting a business blog as part of regular website vs using the free blogging service. I would love to add my two-cents to this discussion, so here goes: Pros of Self Hosting: Complete control over the design of your blog – offers limited … Read More

Introducing the New Twin Cities WordPress Forum

UPDATE: Unfortunately due to lack of activity, I have taken the Twin Cities WordPress Forum down.  Thank you for your interest – I will be more than happy to answer any of your WordPress questions if you leave a comment or contact me. ~Lisa Drew, Lyrical Biz I was a guest presenter yesterday for TC Web Pros, an organization of … Read More

How to write a blog post

How to write a great blog post is a question I hear from clients all the time. And I always meant to write a blog post on it or create a downloadable cheat sheet on it.   So what happens? I received a link today in my email to a blog post by Lynn Terry on how to write a great … Read More

Blog Terminology Part II

A while back I wrote a post on Blog Terminogy where I covered a couple of terms that you run across with WordPress – Pingbacks, RSS and Categories/Tags. Today I will be covering Permalinks and Authors & Users