how to create your own website

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In this episode of Building a Website Pro, we get to the core of WordPress plugins. With over 27,000+ plugins in the WordPress.org database alone (and growing), it’s easy to get lost in analysis paralysis in terms of what to actually install in your WordPress website. I cut through the clutter answering (hopefully most) of your burning plugin questions as well as share the essential plugins I recommend (and even a few “non-essential” ones I really appreciate).

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In this episode of Building a Website Pro, we bond with WordPress themes. We discuss free themes, my choices for best WordPress theme companies, and how to install themes. Plus, we look at some helpful recommendations for images on your website.

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Take Your Resume, Light a Match, and BURN IT

Now, while your resume is turning to ash, do yourself a favor. Give yourself an advantage over 99% (making that up, but it’s high) of your career competition.

Make an eportfolio. (Also known as an “electronic portfolio,” or “online portfolio”)

Nobody Cares About Your Black and White Resume Document

When you personally want to find information on a topic or find information on a person, where do you look? Click Here to Read More →

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HIMYM-6

Pictured from left to right: Allison Hannigan, ME! (Michael Szapkiw), Neil Patrick Harris, Jason Segel, my lovely wife (Amanda), Cobie Smulders, and Josh Radnor.

The Story

Kids, I’m excited to tell you the story of how I met, “How I Met Your Mother” actors and actresses, directors and crew from the show.

It’s true.

My lovely wife and I were on the CBS sitcom, How I Met Your Mother. And it was… wait for it… wait for it a little longer… LEGENDARY (as Barney, Neil Patrick Harris, always says in the show). Click Here to Read More →

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In this episode of the Building a Website Pro podcast, we continue our journey together in building a website starting with the basics. I introduce to you the online blogging software, website software, content management system, and any of the other terms used for it, WordPress.

I discuss the what, why and how of a WordPress website.

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BAWP 002: How to Choose the Right Domain Name for Your Website

August 9, 2013
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Podcast Episode Overview In this second episode of the Building a Website Pro podcast, I start our journey together in building a website. And where does that journey begin? It begins with being certain with yourself what the purpose is for your website and then choosing a domain name (e.g. YourWebsiteDomain.com). You might love kitty […]

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Building a Website in Three Minutes (literally) with a Custom Domain Name

August 11, 2012
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Welcome to this training video that will show you how to build your own website with your own custom domain name such as “JohnDoe.com” or” WidgetCorporation.com.” This video training is perfect if you want a professional website without spending a lot of money and you’re a small business, a solopreneur, or if you’re an individual who […]

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