Getting Started in Email Marketing and Building a List

Creating an email list is one of the most important tasks that you need to do to build your business. Your email list is the lifeblood of your marketing. If you learn to build a relationship with your customers by sending them only valuable information on your topic, then they will respond to you … Read more about Getting Started in Email Marketing and Building a List

Organizing, Cropping, and Re-sizing Photos for Your Website Using Picassa

This video will help you learn to organize, group, crop, and make minor edits to photos before you load your images to your website. As you begin to accumulate information for your website, keeping all of the images organized can get complicated. So, we use Picassa to help us create albums for … Read more about Organizing, Cropping, and Re-sizing Photos for Your Website Using Picassa

How to legally find “free” and inexpensive images on the web.

We all  need photos for our websites. Inside we know that we are not supposed to download other people's photos, but it is often tempting because there are so many out there and it's just a click away. But the reality is that it is both illegal and unethical. However, there are sources of high … Read more about How to legally find “free” and inexpensive images on the web.

Selecting a WordPress Genesis Child Theme by StudioPress

The UpstartLiftoff hosting and training program allows you to select any of the Genesis Framework (by StudioPress)  templates. These templates are already  installed on your database. This video will show you what to look for and then how to select a template in your wordpress site. Normally … Read more about Selecting a WordPress Genesis Child Theme by StudioPress

How to Load or Use a Video on My Post or Page

(or How to Use Flowplayer with HDDN, CDN High-Speed Videos) (NOTE. This video is outdated. Use this only if you are still using the HDDN CDN.) A Content Delivery Network (CDN)  is a network or group of many large, fast computers around the world. They are linked and shared so that if I load a video … Read more about How to Load or Use a Video on My Post or Page

How to Change or Update a Logo or Banner on Your Website

You will probably need to create a banner or change out a log on your website. When I first tried to do this, it seemed like it took me forever. But soon I learned that the process is pretty simple. You will need an image editor, and you will need to learn a little bit about editing photos, but with … Read more about How to Change or Update a Logo or Banner on Your Website