Category Archives: Blogging

Automatic WordPress Backup

Automatic WordPress Backup is a great utility plug-in for WordPress that can provide safe, secure off-site backup of your WordPress blogs for pennies a day.  I installed it on all four of my company’s websites yesterday (two production & two development sites) with no problem at all. The hardest part of the whole process was […]

Geting started with WordPress

So, you want to get started making websites or run your own blog? Or you’re just interested in learning more about WordPress. As with most things, the best way to learn is to roll up your sleeves and get to work. Fortunately, there are several free hosting options that will allow you to get started […]

Posting WordPress blog posts on a “regular” webpage

The “root” of my webpage is just a standard static website.  It’s treated me well for a long time, but I’ve been wanting to show the most recent blog posts on it.  I know I could have redirected the main index page to the WordPress portion of my site, but didn’t want post dates on […]

Fixing the PHP Allowed Memory Size Exchausted Fatal Error in WordPress

When I logged on to post an update today, I was greeted with the error message: Allowed memory size of 8388608 bytes exhausted (tried to allocate 208834 bytes) in /public_html/* (where * represented the path to any file in the wp-admin portion of one of my blogs). The content/end-user portion of the blogs were showing […]

October 2007 – best month to date

As October is officially over, I thought I’d share my October 2007 income results. This month the sites pulled in $80.13, almost 30% more than the previous high month (August 2007 @ $49.05). Here is the breakdown by income stream: Adsense: $34.21 eBook Sales: $44.87 Amazon Affiliate: $0. CJ Affiliates: $0. WidgetBucks: $1.05 All time […]

Help! Someone’s stealing my content!

So you figure out that some lowlife is grabbing your RSS feed and using it to populate his MFA splog. Maybe you used copyscape (www.copyscape.com) to find him, maybe you were alerted by a loyal reader. No matter how you find out, you need to take action to avoid Google’s duplicate content penalties, a loss […]