CategoryBlog Design
Help! My Baby is Sick and Someone is Stealing My Money!
13th of July 2013 Guest Blogger 40

Help! My Baby is Sick and Someone is Stealing My Money!

This is a guest contribution from Andrew Grant, owner and author of The Freedom Blog. Two weeks ago I made a shocking discovery. I found out that my youngest child, barely out of nappies, has been infected by a terrible virus with the sinister name of SASS. SASS spreads at an ...more
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Common Creativity: Understanding the Rules and Rights Around “Free” Images on the Web
28th of February 2013 Guest Blogger 36

Common Creativity: Understanding the Rules and Rights Around “Free” Images on the Web

We’re all familiar with the old adage: a picture is worth a thousand words. In some cases, a picture is worth a thousand dollars. Luckily, for those of us not interested in investing a small fortune for the use of an image on a small scale, there are options. Sites ...more
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Blog Design For ROI: Keep On Fixing, Keep On Fixing
12th of February 2013 Guest Blogger 20

Blog Design For ROI: Keep On Fixing, Keep On Fixing

This guest post is by Gab Goldenberg, author of The Advanced SEO Book. If you choose to redesign your whole blog in one go instead of adopting little improvements on a regular basis, the odds are that your redesign will be a brutal chore. Instead, I’d like to encourage you to ...more
Blog Design
Blog Accessibility Essentials: The Complete Guide
2nd of February 2013 Guest Blogger 16

Blog Accessibility Essentials: The Complete Guide

This guest post is by Steff Green of the Disabled Shop Blog. Digital content has opened up a whole new world of possibility for people with print disabilities. Previously, very little printed material was available in a format that blind and low vision people can access, (Braille, audio or large ...more
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Blog Design For ROI Rule #7: Blend Ads With Content & Encourage Comments
29th of January 2013 Guest Blogger 17

Blog Design For ROI Rule #7: Blend Ads With Content & Encourage Comments

This guest post is by Gab Goldenberg, author of The Advanced SEO Book. What happens when someone comes to the end of your post? Their eyes keep reading downwards, so it’s wise to optimize the area with advertorials and an encouraging comment area. Advertorials What do I mean by advertorials? And ...more
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How—and Why—to Make Your Blog Print-friendly
21st of January 2013 Guest Blogger 21

How—and Why—to Make Your Blog Print-friendly

This guest post is by Dunya Carter. When crafting your blog, it is easy to neglect how it might look to someone who wants to print your articles and posts. After all, with huge monitors, smart phones, tablets, and the bevy of other ways people can access your content, who’d ...more
Blog Design
A New Theme, Part 2: When Your New Theme Crashes Your Blog
20th of January 2013 Guest Blogger 22

A New Theme, Part 2: When Your New Theme Crashes Your Blog

This guest post is by Ayelet Weisz of All Colores. Yesterday, we talked about preparing your blog for a theme upgrade. You read it, worked through all the steps, and now you’re ready to go. So you get up on Saturday morning and sit down to work, a breeze coming through ...more
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A New Theme, Part 1: 11 Ways to Prepare for Your Blog Theme Upgrade
19th of January 2013 Guest Blogger 21

A New Theme, Part 1: 11 Ways to Prepare for Your Blog Theme Upgrade

This guest post is by Ayelet Weisz of All Colores. You’ve been reading all about the importance of a good blog design while struggling with your basic WordPress theme. You’ve been frustrated with the limitations of this basic theme, yet you don’t have enough tech knowledge to create a new ...more
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Use These 5 Design Elements to Create the Optimum Blog User Experience
18th of January 2013 Guest Blogger 22

Use These 5 Design Elements to Create the Optimum Blog User Experience

This post is by Mark Acsay III of Webby Thoughts. One of the main unacknowledged problems with today’s websites is that many just follow the favorite design of the month. When Flash was born, we got bombarded by Flash-based sites that took forever to load. When sliding banners came along, ...more
Blog Design