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When Your WordPress Upgrade Fails

To keep your WordPress blog secure and up-to-date, you want to apply the latest updates. When there’s an update available, you see it at the top of your Dashboard area. To upgrade WordPress: 1. First back up your files. You should already have an automated backup strategy in place. Two backup plugins I like to Continue Reading »

WordPress Tip: Backing Up Your Database

I sent out this tip in my last WordPress newsletter. You can subscribe to my WordPress newsletter here. With WordPress 3.0 just around the corner, scheduled to be released before the end of the month, what should you do to prepare? When the update is available, you’ll see a notification message at the top of Continue Reading »

My Blog and Podcast Site Are Now Merged into One — Steps on How I Did It

I merged my blog (idratherbewriting.com) and podcast (techwritervoices.com) into one site. If you go to techwritervoices.com, it redirects to idratherbewriting.com. All the posts that were on techwritervoices.com are now on idratherbewriting.com. See the right column for podcast information. All podcasts are in a category called Tech Writer Voices, which has its own podcast feed, the Continue Reading »