WordPress released the default Twenty Ten theme in June 2010, along with the latest WordPress 3.0 version. This theme is totally free and is a highly-customizable “skin” for your brand new WordPress blog. The basic installation allows the users to setup custom headers, develop complicated menu structures, modify the sidebar and footer areas and change the background colour easily. This is also a SEO-friendly theme that looks professional, and the best part is that it does not contain sneaky links back to other websites which is rather common in “free” themes (other than WordPress’). Continue reading →
The Google Chrome team has recently launched an interactive eBook, 20 Things I Learned About Browsers and the Web, to educate people about the basics of the Internet, the building blocks of web pages and the exciting developments in browsers and web technologies.
Mashable suggested that this eBook was developed because Google found out in a street survey that the average person are not familiar with the Internet or the web. In fact, when Google asked people in the survey, “what is a browser?”, less than 8% of the respondents manage to provide the right answer.
This book is organized into 20 short chapters and accompanied by well-drawn illustrations. I have provided an overview of the contents below. Continue reading →
I just heard this news and am really excited about it. AdWords Code, the ultimate ebook guide on creating maximized profit for your pay-per-click campaigns (PPC), will be launched soon! In fact, the worldwide launch of AdWords Code will on 30 November 2010. Fabian Lim, the SEO/ PPC guru and author of this brand new book has guaranteed that what you will learn will help you to see results whether you are totally new to AdWords or an experienced Internet Marketer.
What will AdWords Code offer?
Pay-per-click (PPC) is an extremely competitive and effective method for marketing and advertising over the Internet. AdWords is the largest PPC advertising network offered by Google. Advertisers have to bid keywords for the advertisements to appear on the Google search engine or websites which host AdWords ads, and you pay when the ads are clicked. The more competitive the keywords, the higher you pay.
AdWords Code will be the most complete no-hype, no-fluff, step-by-step AdWords guide tailored specifically to increase your AdWords Quality Score, lower your cost-per-click (CPC), and ultimately maximize the return on investments of any AdWords Campaign launched by you.
Who will benefit from AdWords Code?
Are you a noob Internet Marketer hoping to earn some money from Google, an experienced Internet Marketing professional making a living from affiliate products or AdSense arbitrage, or a leading advertising agency managing your clients’ Internet advertising campaigns? Whatever your experience level, AdWords Code promises to show you the exact techniques to create, manage and maximize successful AdWords Campaigns.
Review of AdWords Code
I am eagerly anticipating the launch of the AdWords Code ebook and will give you a first-hand review as soon as I have finished reading it. So bookmark this page and check back here on 30 November 2010. Alternatively, sign-up for my FREE Blog Towkay Newsletter (on my sidebar) and I will keep you posted via email so that you will not miss the opportunity to be among the first to grab this fantastic offer!
In this post, I will show you how to use WordPress to write your very first blog post and setup pages. For the more tech-savvy, this article might be too simple for you, so do feel free to skip to other posts on my blog. As for my friends who need a little bit more hands holding, read on. But before you start writing, do think through a little bit on what you intend to write for your first post. Write down the key points on a piece of paper if that helps. Continue reading →
To log-in to your WordPress blog, you should access your blog’s log-in page at www.yoururl.com/wp-admin (replace yoururl with your website’s domain name). Key-in your default user name, which should be “admin” unless you have changed it, and your password at the log-in page. Continue reading →
Chinese generally believe that it is the duty of parents to choose a good name for your babies, as it is the best gift you can ever give your children. Our children are recognised for what they are called and their names follow them wherever they go. It is believed that choosing an auspicious name will ensure that your children will have a smooth sailing life.
Similarly when it comes to planning for your blog, it is important that you spend some time to brainstorm and choose a good domain URL name for your website. There are many factors to consider when choosing your blog name but I have made it easier for your by condensing these key considerations into 10 easy steps. Continue reading →