The Wrong Homepage is Showing Up! [Video Question #4]

Recently a reader was concerned because the wrong page was showing up as the homepage on his WordPress site. He didn’t provide a lot of information, but this video explains the most likely problem. This is the 4th video in our “You Ask – I Answer (in a video) series. If you have a burning […]

How to Change WordPress Columns [Video Question #3]

This reader wanted to know, “how do I change from three columns to two in WordPress?” The answer is… well, watch the video to find out. (It’s only three minutes long.) Note: this is the 3rd in our “you ask, we answer in a video” series. Do you have a burning WordPress question? Send me […]

How to Make Fonts More Readable in WordPress [Video Question #2]

Terry’s question is about changing the font size throughout the site to make it more readable for his audience of over-50’s. Fonts designed for 20-something eyes are one of my pet peeves. If your audience is older — and most internet users are — larger sizes with greater color contrast are important. Some theme designers […]

How to Choose an E-Commerce Theme for WordPress [video]

Teri’s question is about choosing an e-commerce theme for WordPress. Enjoy! This is the first video in our new “You Ask, I Answer (on video!)” series. These are brief (3 minutes or shorter) videos. If you have a burning WordPress question, send an email and put “video question” in the subject line.

Announcing a Sexy New Service — WordPress Video Q&A!

Got WordPress Questions? Do you have a burning WordPress question? Here’s your chance to get it answered in a short video. If you’re on my mailing list (and if you’re not, why aren’t you? You can sign up here), you’ve already seen this because you see the good stuff first… I’m calling it, You Ask, […]

An In-Depth Look at the WordPress Dashboard Comments Menu [Video]

Video Tutorial #7 Sometimes we take comments in WordPress for granted. If you’ve been doing that, maybe you should take a second look! Comments can: Create a sense of community Let you know what questions your readers are asking Clue you in to other topics you could be writing about To help with that, here’s […]

Pages Menu: Sixth in our In-Depth Look at the WordPress Dashboard Series [Video]

So far in our WordPress Dashboard video series, we’ve looked at the WordPress Toolbar Dashboard Home Menu Posts Menu Media Menu In this video, we take an in-depth look at the Pages Menu. Pages are important to your site — that’s where you put your important, evergreen information. Usually pages are not time sensitive, and […]

An In-Depth Look at the WordPress Dashboard Media Menu [Video]

Video Tutorial #5 Here’s the fifth video in our series about the WordPress Dashboard. Today we’re looking at the Media Menu. If you missed the previous videos in the series, you can find them here: A Video Look at the WordPress Dashboard An In-Depth Look at the WordPress Toolbar An In-Depth Look at the WordPress […]

An In-Depth Look at the WordPress Dashboard Posts Menu [Video]

Video Tutorial #4 We’re churning out the videos here! This is the fourth in our series of in-depth looks at the WordPress Dashboard. This one takes you inside the WordPress dashboard Posts Menu. Did you catch the previous videos? You can find them here: A Video Look at the WordPress Dashboard An In-Depth Look at […]

An In-Depth Look at the WordPress Dashboard Home Menu [video]

WordPress Video Tutorial #3 Welcome to the third in-depth video in our series on the WordPress Dashboard. This one looks at the dashboard’s Home menu area. Watch this video to get acquainted with the Home Menu of the dashboard. This is the screen you see right away after you log into WordPress, so you should […]