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How to Change Your Facebook Timeline Cover Photo

Your Facebook timeline cover photo is the large photo that serves as a background to your Profile. People often choose visually striking photos or images that really speak to who they are and what they love —you’ll see a lot of nature shots. To change your cover photo, follow these steps. [more…]


How to Choose a Good Twitter Username

On Twitter, your username, or handle, is your identity. If you can, sign up for Twitter by using your name or a variation of it as your username (assuming somebody else isn't already using it). For example, if your name is John Ira, you may want to pick a Twitter username such as @johnira or @john_ira. [more…]

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Writing a Good Blog

Blogs, or Web logs, are online journals that are updated frequently, sometimes even daily. An update, (also called an entry or a post) is usually quite short, perhaps just a few sentences, and readers can often respond to an entry online. People who write blogs are commonly called bloggers. Bloggers, tongue in cheek, call themselves and their blogs the blogosphere. [more…]

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How to Prevent Spam Signups and Splogs on Your WordPress Network

If you choose to have open signups in which any member of the public can register and create a new site on your WordPress network, at some point, automated bots run by malicious users and spammers will [more…]


How to Use Twenty Fifteen WordPress Themes

A WordPress theme is a collection of WordPress templates made up of WordPress template tags. A WordPress theme refers to the group of templates that makes up the theme. A WordPress template refers to only [more…]


How to Use the Twenty Fifteen WordPress Header Template

The Twenty Fifteen theme in WordPress contains the Header template. The Header template is the starting point for every WordPress theme because it tells web browsers the information for the following: [more…]


How to Create Title Tags in the Twenty Fifteen WordPress Header Template

Here’s a useful tip about your WordPress site’s <title> tag: Search engines pick up the words used in the <title> tag as keywords to categorize your site in their search engine directories. [more…]


How to Use the Twenty Fifteen WordPress Main Index Template

The Twenty Fifteen WordPress Main Index template drags your blog posts out of the MySQL database and inserts them into your site. This template is to your blog what the dance floor is to a nightclub — [more…]

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