Simplifying the world of websites, one tutorial at a time.

Here on my blog you'll find simple how-tos alongside short video tutorials on how to update and manage your WordPress website. You'll also find brief overviews of some of my favorite tech-tools and tips for business.

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How to Create a Sales Page in Your WordPress Website Using the Beaver Builder Plugin

 A common misconception in the world of online entrepreneurs is you can’t create beautiful, easy-to-use sales pages right within your website. Many believe you need an outside program such as LeadPages, Clickfunnels or the like. But that’s not always the case. I don’t have anything against these programs, I just prefer to keep things simple.…

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How to Craft a Nurture Sequence that Gets Subscribers to Take Action

 Creating a nurture sequence for my email subscribers has been on my to-do list for several months. I kept putting it off because I couldn’t figure out the exact formula to use while crafting my emails. But I decided this was the week I was going to get this done. I scoured the internet…

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How do I create an opt-in form on my website?

How to Add an Opt-in with Beaver Builder WordPress Page Builder

If you’re looking to grow your list (which I hope you are!) you will want to be sure to have an opt-in form on your website. These should be strategically scattered throughout your website. If you have a special offer for subscribers, you might also want to have a dedicated page just for them to…

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How to Share (+Repurpose) your Content with SmarterQueue, My New Favorite Social Media Scheduler

 Click here to try SmarterQueue free for a month! I used to be one of those entrepreneurs who would write a blog post, share it once (maybe twice) and then let it disappear on into the internet archives of my blog. Then I moved over to CoSchedule and after creating a blog post I’d share…

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How do I create a secret Pinterest board?

How to Create a Secret Board on Pinterest and Begin Gathering Visual Inspiration for your New Brand

 If you’re in the market for a new look for practically anything, Pinterest is a great place to start off for inspiration. That’s especially true when you’re after a new brand, logo or web design. In this tutorial video I’m going to demonstrate how to create a new Pinterest board to gather your visual…

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How do I edit a page using Beaver Builder?

How to Edit a Page on your WordPress Website with Beaver Builder

This tutorial will walk you through how to easily and quickly update a page on your WordPress website using the Beaver Builder page builder. There are two ways to open the Page Builder for the desired page. You first need to log in to your WordPress website then: 1) Go to the page itself and…

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How to Add a Blog Post in WordPress + Best Practices for Doing So

This tutorial covers all the steps you need to take in order to add a new blog post to your WordPress website. Most people think this is a simple process and it is… but there are some vital steps you need to make sure that your site continues to run smoothly, your posts are optimized…

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What is Web Hosting? Websites, Domains & Hosting Easily Explained

If you want a website, you need a web hosting plan. But what exactly does that mean… and what does a web host provide? Google decided the best definition of web hosting is: A web host, or web hosting service provider, is a business that provides the technologies and services needed for the website or webpage to be viewed in…

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My Favorite Backup Plugin for WordPress

How to Backup Your WordPress Website

  You always want to make sure you have a recent backup of your WordPress website to prepare for the unthinkable. You never want to have the stress of losing a website or having it malfunction and not knowing if you’ll ever be able to get your precious baby back. Staying up to date with…

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How do I safely update my plugins?

How to Update a Plugin in WordPress

 It’s important to always keep your plugins updated on your WordPress website. Watch the video above for a short tutorial or follow the directions below: Log in to your WordPress Dashboard Click Plugins Under the outdated plugin click the View version details link to see what the update includes Before making any updates be…

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