Create List Posts with the Display Posts Shortcode

In Use the Display Posts Shortcode to Effectively Feature Content I introduced two ideas.  The first idea was using the display posts shortcode on static pages to create index pages. The second idea was creating list posts as another way of featuring older content especially pillar posts AKA evergreen content. In this post I’m sharing some examples of…

Use the Display Posts Shortcode to Effectively Feature Content

Bloggers reveal their expertise around specific topics by publishing original content articles that offer clear value to readers. However, as blog posts are displayed in reverse chronological order when new articles are published the earlier ones migrate off front page of the blog and that means drawing attention to them is a challenge.

WordPress.com Rolls Out 3.2

For those with self hosted WordPress.org installs, WordPress 3.2  is in Beta testing and expected to launch at the end of June. The new version will have enhanced features, including a faster load time to conform to the new Google algorithm. As  WordPress.com site is on continuous roll-out on Thursday morning we awoke to find…

Promote Your Blog: Increase Traffic

I think this Beginner’s Guide will be helpful if you are looking for basic how to’s. I can also recommend a comprehensive tutorial. The Learn WordPress.com  tutorial is divided into progressive levels and presented as a series. In a nutshell promoting your wordpress.com blog will be more effective if you: Verify ownership of  your blog…