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WordPress tutorial shows how to use a text widget to customize a WordPress sidebar

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WordPress Web Marketing Tutorial – How to Comment on a Blog

Posted on February 25, 2008 by Mark McLaren I call this Beginner-level tutorial a WordPress Web Marketing Tutorial because it is a general tutorial about how to comment on a blog post and about why it is a good idea to comment: because it helps bring new visitors to your own blog or website. This is the “web marketing” part …

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How to Make an Email Link vs. Using a Contact Form

Posted on March 13, 2008 by Mark McLaren When I have a minute, I will make videos to cover these topics, but in the meantime, here are some tips regarding making and using email links in your WordPress site — versus using a contact form. In the video “How to Make Text into a Link” I show how to make …

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WordPress Tutorial – Make a Link to a Specific Place in a WordPress Page or Post

Posted on December 10, 2007 by Mark McLaren This Intermediate-level WordPress Tutorial by Mark McLaren of McBuzz Communications shows how to make a link that takes you to a specific location in a WordPress Page or Post. It is an Intermediate-level tutorial because you will use the WordPress Dashboard Code editing window to insert HTML to make the link work. …

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WordPress Tutorial – Advanced “Back to Top” of Page Link

Posted on December 13, 2007 by Mark McLaren This Advanced-level WordPress Tutorial shows how to insert a “Back to Top” link in a WordPress Page or Post. The tutorial is advanced because it requires use of text editing software and FTP software to download and add HTML code to the header.php file in a WordPress theme. Once you add the …

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WordPress Tutorial – How to Download, Install and Activate a New WordPress Theme

Posted on November 28, 2007 by Mark McLaren This Intermediate-level WordPress tutorial shows how to change your theme in a blog/website hosted on wordpress.com. It also shows how to find new themes using sites like themes.wordpress.net and install them on a blog/website that uses third-party hosting. By third-party hosting I mean a web host that you pay for, like GoDaddy.com …

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WordPress Tutorial – How to Make Changes to a WordPress Theme Sidebar Using a Text Editor

Posted on November 20, 2007 by Mark McLaren This Advanced-level WordPress tutorial shows you how to edit the sidebar.php file that is part of a WordPress theme. This is an Advanced tutorial because you will use a text editor to work with the actual PHP file — and FTP software to download and upload the file to a web hosting …

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WordPress Tutorial – How to Make Menus of Links Using the Blogroll – PART TWO

Posted on November 10, 2007 by Mark McLaren This WordPress tutorial by Mark McLaren of McBuzz Communications is the second part of two in which I show how to make menus or lists of links using the Blogroll. The first part showed how to add a new category to the Blogroll and how to add a link under that category. …

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WordPress Tutorial – How to Make Menus of Links Using the Blogroll

Posted on November 10, 2007 by Mark McLaren This WordPress tutorial by Mark McLaren of McBuzz Communications will show you how to create menus or lists of links using what WordPress calls the “Blogroll”. The term “Blogroll” originally meant a collection of links that a blogger would display in the sidebar of her blog. These would be links to the …

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WordPress Tutorial – How to Upload and Link to a PDF, Microsoft Word Document, Excel, PowerPoint or Other Doc Using WordPress

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