Category Archives: Web Development

The Blog Project Template That I Use

When it  comes to web development, my ideal type of project is a blog or website that is not necessarily geared toward e-commerce.  Unfortunately, things can either get very complicated with most "project templates" that are out there for developers, but they can also get pretty vague. Keeping things a little looser than norml is…

How to Make Money Through Web Hosting Without Being a Web Host

I realize that not everyone that reads this blog is a web developer, but it should still be interesting to read just in case this method works for your particular niche! I get asked a lot about my web development business by people who want to do the same.  One of the questions that often…

How to Quickly Link Your Content for Good SEO

Blogging is tough.  It's even tougher when you blog to keep people reading more of your content.  In other words, when people (or search engines come to your site, you want to ensure that they are able to find other content that they might find interesting.  The more great content they see, the more loyalty…

My Ultimate List of WordPress Plugins That You Absolutely Must Have

Not really. I meant to do this post about two weeks ago, but it's better late than never.  There are tons of these types of posts out there, but oh well. Here are my list of plugins that I use on this site and nearly all sites that I (or my virtual assistants) create: Akismet…

009 STBS: How to Easily Add Social Icons to WordPress

Transcript of episode:  Click here to read Have you ever been frustrated at trying to add social bookmarking icons to your Wordpress blog?  Well, you are not alone, trust me.  I recently helped a friend of mine, Ted Nguyen build a Wordpress website from scratch using a killer WooTheme.  Unfortunately, Ted is a real go…

002 STBS: WordPress as a Powerful Business Tool

Wordpress is an inexpensive and powerful way for small businesses to build a site that markets their message. It's free, easy, and provides tremendous value. But, it can also be used to the corporate professional. Check out more in this episode of So Totally Business Savvy.

Make an eCommerce Site for Under $200

You can make a fully functional online eCommerce site using Wordpress for less than $200. It may take some sweat equity, but it's better than paying thousands for something that you don't need!

10 Resources to Help Build a Cheap SEO-Friendly Site

You don't have to pay a lot of money for an SEO-friendly business or eCommerce site. Platforms like Drupal, Wordpress, and Joomla are revolutionizing the way businesses can build up their online presence without exhausting much needed capital.

LGS Episode #8: Low-Cost Custom Website

[viddler id=73d5c46c&w=437&h=370] If you are feeling uncomfortable using a free Wordpress template for your business website, that's okay.  There is another way to get yourself a custom made website at a fraction of the cost - outsource it! After you are done cringing at the prospect of having someone outside of the U.S. build your…

LGS Episode #7: Build Your Low-Cost Website

[viddler id=441756f&w=437&h=370] The web is not exclusive anymore, and it doesn't take thousands of dollars to give your business a website. In fact, it can cost around $0 dollars nowadays to get your web presence going. With Wordpress, you can make a website that will help you build your brand, and also build a community. …