Your blog/website URL (web address), the site title, and a brief effective tagline operate as branding tools. Unique names and URLs for blogs and websites are highly valued for establishing individual brand identity and are specifically aimed at standing out from the crowd.
UPDATE! October 2nd, 2014 I will not be making a domain name change at this time. I considered what a terrible impact removing domain mapping would have on this blog and decided to carry the expense.
Due to my decision that it’s time to say goodbye, leave the blogging world and move on to pursuing other passions, there will be three significant changes made to this blog that I want to make you all aware of.
I’m considering saying good bye to blogging and moving on. It’s been a great run and a long one but I’m feeling like “I’ve said that before” every day now. And, I am feeling the same way about answering support forum questions day in and day out too. Update: September 24th, 2014 I have to…
How do you feel about self serving fakes and pretenders online, who employ opportunistic means to drive traffic to their blog? How does approving and posting their comments on your site affect it?
Here’s a link to some very interesting reading, The WordPress.com Transparency Report encourages me to believe some are aware of how important and issue transparency is. Automattic plans to publish bi-annual transparency reports, summarizing the government information requests and takedown demands Staff have received.
Originally posted on WordPress.com News:
This week, a group of hackers released a list of about 5 million Gmail addresses and passwords. This list was not generated as a result of an exploit of WordPress.com, but since a number of emails on the list matched email addresses associated with WordPress.com accounts, we took steps…
Suppose you have a WordPress.com blog and you choose to auto post to social media sites like many other bloggers do. Then one day you find your most recent post did not get published to Facebook or another social network. What to do?