When to use Categories and Tags in WordPress

A client recently asked me to explain Tags and Categories for WordPress. It is something that often comes up and the answer is ‘it depends’, as is the answer to many IT questions. It depends on your intention and what you want to do with your writing and your audience. In short it depends on  … Continue reading “When to use Categories and Tags in WordPress”






Using photos on your website safely and respectfully

I love (read here – don’t love) the advertising for sites like iStockPhoto and others when I Google for ‘free photos’ it is iStockPhoto with their ‘royalty free photos’ that come out at the top of the list – but they are not free in the way that you might think. As you would expect, … Continue reading “Using photos on your website safely and respectfully”






Add a Facebook like button to your webpage

It is likely that Facebook is an important part of your communication strategy. Creating a Facebook page for your company or group is easy and lets you tap into one of the most active communities on the web. A great way to get some additional visibility is to allow people to ‘like’ your page and … Continue reading “Add a Facebook like button to your webpage”






How to effectively brief your website designer

When you are having a new website built or an existing website designed you need to be able to transfer your ideas, dream and desires (of the website variety) to another person – your website designer. Unfortunately until the perfection of telepathy we still rely primarily on language, and as you would probably know, the … Continue reading “How to effectively brief your website designer”