Build a Portfolio Life

Getting Ruthless, Big Design and a Portfolio Life

It’s been a few weeks since my last article and I’ve made a few changes in my routine that will have a huge impact on this site. Previously, I was managing a second site that took up some of my time. It wasn’t the time so much that was the concern, but rather the content ...
Blogging Workflow

How to Streamline Your Blogging Workflow with Blogo

Blogo, a blogging app designed for the Mac, has the potential to streamline your blogging workflow in Wordpress. So just what is a workflow? Simply put it's nothing more than the series of steps necessary to complete a task. Efficient workflows are the life's blood of a writer. They can be the difference between success and failure. ...
10 Useful Genesis Plugins

10 Useful Genesis Plugins to Customize Your WordPress Platform

In an earlier article, I recommended the best way for WordPress beginners to add simple customization in order to tweak the look of their WordPress theme. In this article, I’ll tell you about 10 useful plugins for users of the Genesis Framework. As you know Genesis is the framework I use for building WordPress sites. ...

How To Upgrade Your WordPress Site Search

A few months ago I listened to a podcast by Pat Flynn from Smart Passive Income. He talked with Dan Norris of WPCurve about the common mistakes people make using WordPress and how to avoid them. I highly recommend listening to it. The interview runs about an hour, but it is time well spent. I ...
Wordpress Customization with CSS

Easy WordPress Customization

When it comes to customizing the look of your WordPress theme you have a dizzying array of options. Some are suitable for first-time WordPress users. Others are for intermediate to advanced designers and developers. In this article I’m focused on the best WordPress customization option for first-time users. Working Assumptions First, I’ll assume you did your due ...
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