This afternoon, I made a quick video tutorial for a client of how to make a fast and easy (and free!) header for her blog using Canva, and thought you might find it helpful too. Once you have your Canva account, it literally takes less than 5 minutes to make your graphics (as you can see below, the entire tutorial is under that time). Click on the picture to keep reading 🢥
Using symbols and emojis in your blog posts and widgets is super-simple. And no plugins are needed. Every character (symbol or emoji) has a code that begins with an ampersand and ends with a semi-colon, like this: &****; And all you have to do is find the code for the character you want and type it in to your blog post. Really, it's that easy. Click on the picture to keep reading 🢥
In the past, Microsoft allowed had a very simple way to insert a PowerPoint presentation into a blog post. Sadly, they no longer offer that service unless you have a business or “pro” account. There is still a simple work-around though, and it just requires a couple extra steps.
Every blog or small business needs a stock photo once in a while, whether it’s for their website, blog posts or social media. There are some really great resources for gorgeous, high quality, and free stock images out there, and there are also many posts about where to find them.… Read the rest
What is an optimized photo? It’s a photo that is the appropriate pixel size (width and height), an appropriate file size (the smaller, the better), and one that’s titled and tagged properly for your blog.
Why are optimized photos vital for your blog or website?
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So many terms! If you’re confused and overwhelmed by all the new words you keep regarding setting up a blog or website, this is the post for you.
It seems like a whole new language and can practically (or actually) make you cry. Here are the words you’ll see … Read the rest