Gutenberg WordPress editor – 5 things you didn’t know

Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the past few months you’ll have heard about the Gutenberg WordPress editor. It’s the new WordPress editor released as part of WordPress 5 last December. If you’ve seen any of my other content, blog posts, videos, social media posts – you’ll know that I’m a huge fan of this new editor. I … Read More

9 steps to build a website easily

Build A Website Easily with WordPress

Why build a website over using social media? More and more people are looking to capitalise on the power of the internet which means that they need a website. You could try your luck micro-blogging on social media but I think it’s a risky strategy. Social media algorithms can change at the drop of a hat, so one day you … Read More

How to get your WordPress image sizes under control today

Getting your WordPress image sizes under control is important for any website. You want your pictures to look good but not take days to load. When you collaborate with other brands you want to make sure that you do their products justice. You want to include lots of pictures but it’s no good if your readers get bored waiting for … Read More

Lyrical Host – WordPress hosting that will blow your mind

Lyrical Host are set to become big players on the WordPress hosting scene. Even though the company itself is relatively new to the WordPress hosting market, the founder isn’t and it shows. Keep reading to find out why I think Lyrical Host will blow your mind of you decide to use them to host your WordPress website. Who are Lyrical … Read More

Mailchimp to WordPress – 3 tips guaranteed to build your list

Image of a laptop on the right of the screen next to a pink folder with a white vase on top [MailChimp To WordPress]

How do you get your opt-in form from MailChimp to WordPress is a question I get asked a lot. You’ve got your shiny new WordPress website set up for your biz but you need to hook up your MailChimp mailing list to start getting people on it. Luckily for you going from MailChimp to WordPress is actually pretty easy and … Read More

Search engine optimization on a WordPress site, all you need to know

Search engine optimization on a WordPress site is generally easier to do than on other website building platforms. WordPress gives users control over links and images and also provides powerful plugins to help you make sure that your content is as optimized as possible for your keywords. The hard part is getting your keywords right because even the best optimized … Read More

Build a WordPress website with The Blog Genie

Build a WordPress Website

It’s easier to build a WordPress website than you might think. You don’t need to be a tech genius or have bags of cash. It can be done quickly and look good, and I can show you how, in 3 simple steps. 3 steps to building a wordpress website Choose a platform The first step to build a WordPress website … Read More

WordPress themes for business – your complete guide

Choosing WordPress themes for business can be quite overwhelming. You need to make sure that the theme you choose has all the features you want, and looks good. In this post I’ll talk you through exactly what a theme is, what to think about when choosing one, where to find one and more. What is a WordPress theme? A WordPress … Read More

Domain name server – why do you absolutely need one?

Domain Name Server - why do you absolutely need one?

Domain name server (DNS) and domain names, are really techy sounding names that you’ll hear when you start looking into setting up your website. Often it’s enough to put people off building their own site. But actually, when you know what they are and why you need them, it becomes a lot less scary – and that’s why I’ve written … Read More

How to use WordPress – an online course can help

How to use WordPress is a broad ranging question that can’t really be answered in a single blog post. But don’t worry you’ve not had a wasted journey I have a solution for you – an online course. The beauty of WordPress is that it can pretty much do anything you want it to do. Blog, online shop, membership site, … Read More