Are you seeing more spam trackbacks listed in WordPress comments? A trackback helps to notify another author that something related was written to what the they wrote, even if you don’t have an explicit link to his article. This improves the chances of the other author sitting up and noticing that you gave him credit … Continue reading How to Disable Trackbacks and Pings in WordPress
CONCEPT: The concept behind the blog newsletter combo is that content sent to followers in emails can also be blog posts. This will make creating content and art blogging easy. As an artist I did not set out to blog about anything, let alone my art work. However, I did start to blog when a client … Continue reading The Blog Newsletter Combo Makes Art Blogging Easy
It is good practice to write blog excepts, it will help you focus and stay on topic. An excerpt can be used as the basis to write a meta description and will help your readers find what they are looking for faster. For these reasons what you write for your excerpt is important.
The interesting thing about being interviewed about one’s work is that it really makes you think. This was a really great exercise, not only about my art but brought on realizations on why I do what I do. Thanks for the challenge Ann Hart Marquis.
There are two ways to create summaries of blog posts; excerpts and read more tags. The results are quite different depending on the styling and coding of your WordPress theme. In this article I show visual examples of both and explain how to use them.