15 Sep September 15, 2014

Explanation of the Icons in the WordPress Dashboard

Eileen Lonergan 0 WordPress

  See the full presentation on Creating a Website or Blog with WordPress.org (a self hosted website).

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Pro Tip for The Divi Theme

This question was positioned to me by the creator of The German based Vegan Food Blog (NOTE: the site is under construction) and I thought I knew the answer…..but I decided to reach out to my awesome Divi Theme Facebook Group to make sure I was 1) not editing the wrong files or 2) not […]

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Pro Tip for The Divi Theme

Don’t fret, this has happened to me a few times and the fix is quick. Could be a couple of things: 1. If you are using the Page Builder for your Blog layout, you may not have the Category of your blog post selected. 2. If you are using the Full Width Display for your […]

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08 Sep September 08, 2014

What to Expect from WordCamp & How to Prepare

Eileen Lonergan 1 WordPress
WordCamp Boston

I am going to offer a few tips for those who are planning on attending a WordCamp. I recently went to one in Boston, at the MIT Media Lab and I am really looking forward to the next one I am attending in my hometown of Ann Arbor Michigan. First, make sure you are current […]

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Change the Author of a Post in WordPress

There are two ways to change the author of a page or post in WordPress. In Your Dashboard Hover the post you wish to modify and you will see Quick Edit, click this and then you will see several options, Author is one, you just click on the new author (you can also turn comments […]

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02 Sep September 02, 2014

Local Small Business SEO Guide

Eileen Lonergan 2 SEO

Infographic Credit to: systemadik.com

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You would have thought this would be a lot easier than it was to execute, I hope this post saves you some time and effort. 1. Download and install the plugin:  Featured Images in RSS w/ Size and Position 2. Look for the plugin settings options under your Settings tab in your Dashboard.   I choose […]

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07 Aug August 07, 2014

San Leandro Dentist

Eileen Lonergan 3 Google
Pain Free Dentist in San Leandro CA

I work with a dentist in San Leandro, CA.  Each week we get on a Google Hangout and work on his seo.   We are exploring ways to improve his web presence and I want to share with you some tools and ideas that we have used to help him move from zero traffic and rankings […]

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06 Aug August 06, 2014

Help! Google Says I Have A Duplicate Listing

Eileen Lonergan 0 Google
Google My Business

This happened to a client the other day and I got some tips on solving the issue from Mike Blumenthals and Don Campbell. First, the client received an email from Google Business:   Steps to Fix the Issue: 1) Log into his Google account where the listings are claimed, and look at the status and […]

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To Disable the Social Media Icons in the Footer of the Divi Theme Navigate to Appearance Click on Divi Theme Options Select Enable or Disable the social icons you want / don’t want to show. Scroll down a little on the page and add the urls of the icons you do want displayed. If you […]

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25 Jul July 25, 2014

Clarifying My HubSpot vs. WordPress Article

Eileen Lonergan 0 WordPress
Thoughts on Using HubSpot by eileen lonergan

  I recently wrote a blog post on the Search Engine People Blog, Not Sure if HubSpot is Right for You? How to use WordPress and Other Resources to Achieve the Functionality of HubSpot. The post captured the attention of many, including a few over at HubSpot.  There were a couple of bits in the […]

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Adding Pinterest | Instagram | LinkedIn & YouTube icons to Divi-1

By default the Divi Theme includes Facebook, Twitter, Google+ and your RSS feed.  If you would like to add more icons, for example to your LinkedIn, YouTube, Pinterest or Instagram, you may easily do so. I give you the code and then show you where to put it (into your social_icons.php file). NOTE: SOMETIMES THE […]

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Contact Marion MA Designer Sharon Martin

I am delighted to share with you my latest website creation for a Marion, MA based Interior Designer, Sharon Martin. I am lucky enough to have a few designers for clients (Laurel Bern and Jenny Tamplin), but neither of those awesome women are in close proximity, so it was a real treat that Sharon could […]

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Jenny Michal Ineriors | 20 Examples of Amazing Curb Appeal

I often get emails on Sunday’s from people who are ready to tackle their personal projects.  Last Sunday I had a very sweet email from College Station TX Interior Designer Jenny Tamplin.  Jenny is associated with another client, Westchester NY Interior Designer Laurel Bern and wanted to set up a blog to chronicle the building […]

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Build Traffic to Your Website in 5 Minutes

I typically can’t wait to shout out to the universe when I have a new post or something to share.  I hate to admit it, but I have even been arrogant enough to assume if I stick up a link that really will be all that someone needs to click through to the amazing article […]

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Selling Your Business | What You Need to Do with Your Website

You are probably thinking, why in the world would this matter if I am selling my business. Think about it, you probably wouldn’t put your home up for sale and have an open house with dirty dishes in the sink or a yard full of weeds, the same fix it up strategy applies to your […]

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30 May May 30, 2014

Flashback Friday Birthday Party for WordPress

Eileen Lonergan 0 WordPress
Found on Pinterest | WPSites.net

Remember when Video Killed the Radio Star? I am not sure WordPress really killed anything, but it did contribute A LOT!  A review in honor of the 11 Anniversary of WordPress this week. 1. 48% of Technorati’s Top 100 Blogs Are Managed With WordPress 2. 74.6 Million Sites Depend on WordPress 3. WordPress-Related Keywords Score […]

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secrets in google webmaster tools

I read an article last week that was an awesome overview of Google Analytics (more on that later), which inspired me to explain to you why Analytics isn’t enough data for you to fully evaluate how your readers are discovering your website and how you are ranking in the search engines. For a while now […]

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Pro Tip for The Divi Theme

I recently did some private WordPress coaching for a Life Coach in Canada.  Dawn Large had selected the Divi Theme for her website and needed help with a few tweaks.  I have to tell you, Dawn is lovely, full of positive energy and super organized with objectives and goals.  I wanted to work with her […]

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