All posts by KeriLynn Engel

KeriLynn Engel is a copywriter & content marketing strategist. Keri loves working with B2B & B2C businesses to plan and create high-quality content that attracts and converts their target audience. When not writing, you can find her reading speculative fiction, watching Star Trek, or playing Telemann flute fantasias at a local open mic.

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How To Create A Profitable Job Site With WordPress

How can you make money from a WordPress website? Ask around, and you’ll probably get answers like advertising, sponsored blog posts, or selling courses or e-books. But what about selling job postings? It may not be one of the first...

/ September 29, 2016
How To Create A Landing Page To Gather Email Subscribers In WordPress

How To Create A Landing Page To Gather Email Subscribers In WordPress

You have your email list set up. You have your free e-book ready to offer new subscribers. …Now how exactly do you use it to build your list? You need a dedicated landing page! Sure, you can just throw opt-in...

/ September 15, 2016
Migrate From WordPress.com To WordPress.org

How To Migrate From WordPress.com To Self-Hosted WordPress

You did your research when starting your blog, and found out that WordPress is the best option. But which WordPress did you choose? If you’re using WordPress.com, you’ve probably discovered that you can’t: Get rid of those annoying footer credits...

/ August 31, 2016
How To Setup An Order Form For Your Services In WordPress

How To Setup An Order Form For Your Services With WordPress

One of the best ways to make money through blogging, no matter what your niche, is by selling services. It’s easy to get started with offering paid services, whether freelance blogging, consulting, coaching, or whatever your audience needs, and providing...

/ August 25, 2016
How To Add Custom Post Statuses In WordPress

How To Add Custom Post Statuses In WordPress

Are your post drafts getting out of control? If you have a complicated, multi-step workflow to your blog, or you manage multiple authors, saving all your posts as drafts until they publish just isn’t going to cut it. In reality,...

/ August 18, 2016
How To Add A Directory To Any WordPress Website

How To Add A Directory To Any WordPress Website

What comes to mind when you think of ways to monetize your WordPress website? It’s easy to come up with common techniques like advertising, e-book or course sales, or membership sites. But what about directories? Thinking of directories might bring...

/ August 1, 2016
How To Spy On Other WordPress Websites

How To Spy On Other WordPress Websites

Have you ever fallen in love with the look or features of another website – but couldn’t figure out just how they did it? As Picasso said, “Good artists copy, great artists steal.” If you want your website to be...

/ July 27, 2016
7 WordPress Maintenance Tasks To Keep Your Website Running Smoothly

7 WordPress Maintenance Tasks To Keep Your Website Running Smoothly

WordPress makes managing your website easy… but that doesn’t mean it’s completely maintenance-free. Neglecting your site’s maintenance could potentially: Add seconds to your site’s loading time Lower your search engine rankings Leave your website vulnerable to hackers Performing routine maintenance...

/ July 6, 2016
How To Get More Traffic By Optimizing Your Old Blog Posts

How To Get More Traffic By Optimizing Your Old Blog Posts

As a blogger, creating new content is a never-ending task. Without new content, your traffic would taper off and your blog would stop growing. But did you know your blog has a treasure trove of content already available to help...

/ June 30, 2016
How To Set Up Heat Maps To Boost Conversions In WordPress For Free

How To Set Up Heat Maps To Boost Conversions In WordPress (For Free!)

Do your website visitors click where you want them to? Or are they distracted by clutter, overlooking your forms and buttons, and completely missing your calls to action? Unfortunately, it can be difficult to tell just from analytics alone. You...

/ June 29, 2016
WordPress Multisite A Beginners Guide

WordPress Multisite: A Beginner’s Guide

If you run multiple WordPress websites, you’re probably dreamed of a better way to manage them. Let’s face it – as amazing as WordPress is, it’s a hassle log into multiple websites to keep the core updated, and install and...

/ June 10, 2016
How To Migrate From Tumblr To WordPress

How To Migrate From Tumblr To WordPress

Thinking about moving your blog from Tumblr to WordPress? Good choice! Not that Tumblr is a bad place to hang out. It’s a fun social media platform with a tight-knit community, and a great place to interact with others who...

/ June 2, 2016
How To Speed Up Your WordPress Admin Area

How To Speed Up Your WordPress Admin Area

In the digital age, a few extra seconds can feel like an eternity. Slow loading times are frustrating when you’re browsing the web, but a slow admin area in WordPress is much more than just an annoyance: it can also...

/ May 26, 2016
WordPress Hooks A Beginners Guide

WordPress Hooks: A Beginner’s Guide

Trying to make some changes to your WordPress website? HTML and CSS can only go so far. If you need to make changes to how WordPress behaves, and you can’t find a theme or plugin that does what you want,...

/ May 19, 2016
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How To Create A T-Shirt Store Using WordPress

T-shirt shops have been a popular online business idea practically since the birth of the internet, and for good reason: they require very little up-front investment, you can flex your creative muscles and express yourself with your designs, and t-shirts...

/ May 12, 2016
Complete Guide To Embedding Videos In WordPress

The Complete Guide To Embedding Videos In WordPress

Content may be king, but content isn’t just words. Videos can be used to great effect on any blog, helping you to reach a wider audience. There are plenty of people in any niche who prefer watching videos to reading...

/ May 10, 2016
How To Enable Google AMP And Facebook Instant Articles With WordPress

How To Enable Google AMP And Facebook Instant Articles With WordPress

It’s tough to keep up with all the latest changes in tech and blogging, especially when you’re a team of one. It’s easy to miss or ignore some changes – many don’t even catch on, so why bother keeping up...

/ May 5, 2016
How Do WordPress Themes Work

How Do WordPress Themes Work?

If you’ve ever wanted to modify a WordPress theme, or create your own, you first have to understand how themes work. In the early internet days of simple HTML web pages, things were much simpler. If you were looking at...

/ April 21, 2016