User: A Business-focused WordPress. Launching on the Rainmaker Platform

Aaron Hockley presented tonight and you can view his slides here. WordPress is open, and a web-based business has thousands of options for tools to help get the job done.  When it comes to blog posts, podcasts, forums, membership sites, SEO, e-commerce, and the other building blocks of a web business, there are endless options.  … Continue reading User: A Business-focused WordPress. Launching on the Rainmaker Platform

Notes from – User: Ask Us Any WordPress Question

Our User meeting was a solid two hours of Q&A last night, with another full room of WordPress enthusiasts. Thanks to Meredith Floyd-Preston for volunteering to type up the follow notes, enjoy. Our panelists were: Kronda Adair, Karvel Digital Robert Lilly, Debbie A Taylor LLC Daniel Payne, Tualatin Web   Who has run into problems with the auto-update? … Continue reading Notes from – User: Ask Us Any WordPress Question

User: Membership Site Lessons – Challenges and Insights

Bob Dunn, a WordPress designer and trainer since 2008, recently launched his third membership site, BobWP.com. Through the first and second ones, he refined his model and strategies, and experienced some valuable lessons. He is going to tell you what he learned through that: what worked—and what bombed, so you can avoid making the same … Continue reading User: Membership Site Lessons – Challenges and Insights

How to Optimize Your WordPress Site for Content Marketing Conversions

One of the biggest marketing topics of the past year has been content marketing. Regardless of how you feel about the concept, it's no secret that customers - and search engines - love a website with fresh, engaging content. But how to you keep your site frequently updated without overwhelming customers, not to overlook that … Continue reading How to Optimize Your WordPress Site for Content Marketing Conversions