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How to create a hosted WordPress blog – a step by step guide from booking the domain to getting your blog seen


Creating a blog is simple. Visit Blogger, WordPress.com, or the short and sweet Tumblr, follow the easy instructions, and you are ready to publish your first post. However, when it comes to creating a blog that you want to host on your own space, or promoting your blogs during the initial few months, most people Read More

Problems with WordPress Automatic Upgrade, try deactivating all plugins first


WordPress Automatic Upgrade plugin is such a relief for many considering that WordPress keeps on coming on with new versions and updates frequently. I had it installed on two of my blogs, this and India PR Blog. However, of late, wherever I tried to run an upgrade on both the blogs using the plugin, a Read More

11 WordPress Plugins You Just Can’t Miss


There are hundreds of WordPress plugins out there and you can use as many as you want. However, there are some plugins that are must-used for all. This isĀ  a list of 11 such plugins that you just can’t live without. In no particular order… Akismet – This plugin that seemingly seem to do nothing Read More