In our last installment of Blogging for Expats, we learned how to add content to a WordPress blog. Today we'll go ahead and add some eye candy. Keep in mind that some WordPress themes require you to handle images a little differently, but this will work with the majority. It's very common to … [Read more...] about Dress Up Your Blog with Pictures
Congratulations! Your blog is ready to accept content. If you know how to use MS Word or another word processor, adding articles to your blog will be a snap. There are four ways to add articles, or posts, to your blog: Use WordPress' internal editor Write your post using Word or another … [Read more...] about How to Add Content to your WordPress Blog
If you want to build a portable career that will give you an income overseas, basing a business on a blog can pay off handsomely. A few days ago I told you that this site is generating some income for me through affiliate links. Eventually we'll get into an in-depth discussion about affiliate links … [Read more...] about Turn Your Blog Into a Cha-Ching Machine Part II
Guest post by Kathleen Peddicord You know all those millions of jobs lost in 2008, 2009, and 2010? Many of them didn't disappear. They're resurfacing today...online. You can find them if you know how to look...and you can fill them anywhere on earth you can get an Internet connection. I know … [Read more...] about How to Support Yourself Anywhere in the World
"Pay no attention to the man behind the curtain," intoned Oz, the Great and Powerful after Toto disclosed his hiding place. That's what website hackers want you to do, too -- pay no attention. If you're blogging as a way to support your overseas business and lifestyle -- in fact, if you're doing … [Read more...] about Hackers and Viruses and Infections — Oh, My!
Early in my blogging career, I joined ProBlogger Darren Rowse and thousands of other bloggers and wannabes. "Give me 31 Days and I'll Give You a Better Blog," Darren promised. Actually, he didn't just promise a better blog, but a dramatically better one! For 31 days I read his information and … [Read more...] about Don’t Wait 31 Days