Tag Archive for WordPress

A Fix for the TimThumb Vulnerability in Your Blog

Unless you are a techie, you probably don’t know about TimThumb script that is included in most WordPress themes for resizing images. I know I didn’t and I also didn’t know that just last month a major vulnerability was found that allowed hackers to invade your host. Here is a story that describes what happened.…

SEO for Bloggers

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A burning question for every blogger is “How do I improve my SEO so the search engines will rank my content?” To help answer that question, first, I’ll describe a WordPress plugin called “SEOPressor.”  This is a paid plugin costing $47.  Then I’ll share Brian Clark’s tips on how to create compelling content for the…

How Do I Put an RSS Feed on My Web Page?

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Yesterday a web designer e-mailed me this question: “We have a client who wants to be able to post an article to their WordPress blog and have it show up on their Web site.  Your article recently talked about how to get WordPress articles to post to Facebook and Twitter which was great, but do…

Great New Tool for WordPress Podcasts – Audioboo

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Thanks to my blog coach, Bea Fields, for bringing this new App to my attention – it’s called Audioboo.  This is a super simple way to record a podcast and upload it to your WordPress blog in about five minutes.  It’s designed specifically for use with an IPhone or Android smart phone.   Bea has created…