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TypePad Blogs: How to Insert a Sidebar Image

Including a sidebar image in your TypePad blog is an excellent way to promote another Web site, blog, or product. Sidebar images are usually fairly small [more…]

Blogs about Blogging

As you start your TypePad blogging experience, you'll likely have questions about how the blogging community works as a whole. You can find plenty of technical support at the [more…]

Blogging Help from TypePad Resources

TypePad and SixApart (TypePad's parent company) are known for their online help files. You can find answers to your blogging questions (whether it's how to build community or how to customize your blog's [more…]

TypePad Dashboard Shortcuts

On the main page of your TypePad blog, the green strip across the top is the Dashboard — your account-level navigation bar. Use the TypePad Dashboard to access your core TypePad account, not just your [more…]

TypePad For Dummies Cheat Sheet

TypePad is a powerful and simple blogging platform that appeals to bloggers of all levels. Discover resources—both inside and outside TypePad—so you'll always know where to find the best blogging tips. [more…]

BuddyPress and WordPress MU Support Forums

You must run WordPress MU before you can use BuddyPress. Here is where you can find communities of WordPress and BuddyPress users helping one another with troubleshooting, tips, and advice: [more…]

Outsourcing BuddyPress Programming and Design

Several talented consultants can help you get your WordPress MU and BuddyPress community up and running with some custom programming and design work. The following table lists these consultants and provides [more…]

BuddyPress Glossary

Sometimes, the simple terminology used to describe different features can be confusing. Here is a quick look at the terms involved with the key BuddyPress components, along with a description. [more…]

Finding Other Twitter App Development Resources

Twitter application development is a dynamic, public process, andthere's fresh, hot information about Twitter app development on the Internet. For updates on the latest Twitter API developments, consult [more…]

Marketing Your Twitter Application

When your Twitter application has launched, it's time to spread the word about your app. Your product can sell itself if you tell the story. Proven promotional strategies can accelerate your growth and [more…]

Making Money from Twitter Applications

Twitter application development can create income through multiple channels. These methods take your innovative code and convert it into folding cash you can put in your wallet: [more…]

Avoiding Common Problems with Twitter App Development

Twitter application development and operation can be surprisingly straightforward or brutally painful. The best way to simplify the process is to equip yourself for success at the start. Follow a few simple [more…]

Finding a Great Idea for a Twitter Application

Your Twitter application can be simple or complex. It can be a tool used by millions or a specialized gadget used by dozens. It depends on your skill, your objectives, and your subject area: [more…]

Twitter Application Development For Dummies Cheat Sheet

Got a great idea for a new Twitter application? Make the Twitter app development process easier, more fun, and more rewarding with some simple guidelines for planning, creating, and distributing your work [more…]

Getting Started with Foursquare

You’ve probably heard the buzz surrounding Foursquare, the newest player in the online social networking space, and wondered what the big deal is. Foursquare is a site that allows you to “check in” at [more…]

Public Relations Tips for Promoting Your Blog

Blogs provide news and commentary one to two days ahead of major media. Those two days can make a big difference in the world of public relations. Blogs build buzz, so after you’ve launched your blog, [more…]

How to Write Popular, Successful Blogs

Blogging is one of fastest growing forms of communication. It’s easy, cheap and is a great way to develop your writing skills and get your voice heard. Blogs can take a number of forms – commentaries, [more…]

How to Delete Your Facebook Account for Good

If you’ve ever tried to locate the Facebook passageway that takes you through the steps to permanently delete your account, you know it’s not easy to find. That’s because the popular social networking [more…]

Finding the Right Platform for Your Corporate Blog

The first place to start your corporate blog is by choosing a blogging platform. You have choices of hosted and self-hosted platforms. Your corporate blog can be set up on many different platforms, depending [more…]

Corporate Blogging SEO Best Practices

Search engine traffic can dramatically impact the success of your corporate blogging strategy. Corporate blogging programs that implement search engine optimization best practices into their blogging strategy [more…]

Improving Blog User Experience with Plug-ins

A number of different technologies can enhance your blog. Plug-ins, widgets, and gadgets all make new features, integrations, and enhancements easy to package and distribute. These technologies are evolving [more…]

Corporate Blogging Resources

Having additional resources available is always helpful. Anyone creating a blog for the first time can your all the ideas, insight, and tools they can get their hands on. Here is a list of handy resources [more…]

Corporate Blogging For Dummies Cheat Sheet

Make the most of your corporate blog by choosing the correct blogging platform, incorporating SEO best practices in your corporate blog content, using plug-ins to increase the value of a visitor’s experience [more…]

Setting Your Professional Blogging Objectives

The first step in your professional blog plan is to define your goals and objectives, just as you would with any business endeavor. In the simplest terms, here are some questions you need to consider: [more…]

Getting to Know the Common Types of Blog Content

For your professional blog, you can use multiple types of blog content, although you probably want to limit yourself to one or two. The type of content you choose isn't the same thing as the subject matter [more…]

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