WordPress.com is a blog web hosting service provider owned by Automattic, and powered by the open source WordPress software, It provides free blog hosting for registered users and is financially supported via paid upgrades, “VIP” services and advertising. The site opened to beta testers on August 8, 2005 and opened to the public on November…


BackWPup is a free backup plugin for WordPress. It is very intuitive to use and is very powerful. This free plugin in combination with your free DropBox account completely backs up your site for restore in an emergency.

Installing WordPress On Hostgator

Installing WordPress manually is not hard but there is an easier way. “Quick Install ” in the Hostgator CPanel will have WordPress installed in just minutes.

Easy CSS

To do this tutorial you must have a “WordPress.org” site or “WordPress” running locally on your computer. You must have the “Chrome” web-browser or “Firefox “with the “Firebug” extension installed. Go to w3schools.com for a list of CSS commands.

Instant WordPress

Last month we used Bitnami to install WordPress locally on our computer. Installing Bitnami is reasonable simple but I found a much easier way. You can use “Instant WordPress” which take no effort at all. Double click on the .exe file. I think ask only one question, “where to install”. You choose anywhere on your…

Build A Worpress Site

This month we will all build a fantastic WordPress.org (not WordPress.com) site from scratch step by step and we will finish the entire site well before the two hours. To do this without actually having web-server we are going to install a WAMP (Windows, Apache, MySQL, PHP) server plus WordPress software on our computers.

What is JetPack?

Jetpack is a WordPress plugin the adds many of the great features in WordPress.com to your WordPress.org site…