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Website hygiene with WordPress

Published: 26 July, 2022 | Category: WordPress Help

This article is aimed at experienced users of WordPress. It will also help people who have taken over a website that was previously managed by someone else. What is website hygiene? It is the name I give to the practice of removing material your site is not using. You’ll be amazed how many images, pages and posts hang around long…   Read More >

WordPress Image Galleries

Published: 24 February, 2022 | Category: WordPress Help

There are good plugins for presenting image galleries, but WordPress has a native option. It is a nice feature that can enhance a webpage but galleries, but it can also be a bit confusing to set up! Here are some instructions to help steer you through. We are assuming some knowledge of how to open WordPress posts and pages, gained…   Read More >

SEO and Keyword Placement in WordPress

Published: 21 July, 2021 | Category: WordPress Help

Search engine optimisation (SEO) is a separate field from webdesign and a specialism in its own right. But as website owners, there are a few things we can do ourselves to improve our site’s online visibility: WordPress makes this possible in a number of ways. We are assuming some knowledge of how to open WordPress posts and pages, gained either…   Read More >

Making files available for download

Published: 20 July, 2021 | Category: WordPress Help

We are assuming some knowledge of how to open WordPress posts and pages, gained either from the reader’s own experience of from our more basic First Steps page. Why bother with downloadable files? Offering downloadable documents from a website has many applications. Whether it’s agendas or minutes of a meeting, application forms to print out or policies and pricings that…   Read More >

Adding a table to a WordPress Page or Post

Published: 20 February, 2021 | Category: WordPress Help

We are assuming some knowledge of how to open WordPress posts and pages, gained either from the reader’s own experience of from our more basic First Steps page. Tables in WordPress Tables are a fairly new core feature WordPress. Until recently, tables could only be created with the help of plugins, the best being the widely used TablePress. Then along…   Read More >

Manipulating images in WordPress

Published: 20 February, 2021 | Category: WordPress Help

To add an image to your Page or Post, simply click the “Plus” button at the top of the Page/Post editing screen and scroll down to the Image block. From there, choose between uploading an image from your computer to the WordPress system, or using one previously uploaded in the Media libary. Follow the instructions and add the image. But…   Read More >