DOMAIN PROVIDER

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RECOMMENDED SITE PLUGINS

Use to compress images for faster page speed.

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  • Light plugin for your site

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Caching plugin to improve site’s page load time.

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Create icons to encourage social shares.

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Get SocialPug

Blocks and prevents spam comments.

  • Finds and blocks spam comments

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Automated site backups for your website.

  • Backs up your website for you

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TECHNICAL EDUCATIONAL RESOURCES

  • Set up and configure your WordPress Site

  • How to add and update plugins on your site

  • Create posts and add images

  • Set up and use social media

  • Configure your domain email address

  • Connect your site to Google (the right way)

  • Setup Google Search Console

  • Understand Google Analytics

  • Using Search Console for organic growth

  • Easy to follow step-by-step lessons

  • Understand the lingo bloggers use

  • Know what you should search to learn

  • Get involved in Facebook discussions

  • Stop feeling lost and confused

  • Terms such as SEO, monetization and more

  • Learn what to focus on within your reports

  • Avoid the mistakes bloggers make

  • Understand the terminology

  • Using Search Console for organic growth

  • The stats to check each day