Our friend Brad Touesnard just dropped a pro version of his plugin WP Migrate DB. Bear witness to your life getting easier. They are also offering a sweet deal to get started: Get 20% off with coupon code TWITLAUNCH.
This is not our El Chupacabra Luchador, but possibly an adoring fan making a tribute video. Either way it is the most awesome thing ever to grace the interwebz. [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OfYSwlnqOQI[/youtube]
(Bill Risser, the Director of New Media and Education for Chicago Title Arizona, shares a bit about why he uses Page.ly and how he was introduced to the platform. We’re looking forward to him shaking up his industry a bit.) [viddler id-90f89deb h-370 w-624] Guest blogger Tyler Hurst will be posting an interview with a Pagely customer every Tuesday. If you know someone or are someone who should be featured, please let us know.
Woot! All page.ly websites will be auto upgraded next week sometime after the 3.1 release likely. You may of course upgrade your self through the admin panel now. Be sure to read our policy on 3.0 Multisite. Before you upgrade on your own you should: Update all your plugins Disable all your plugins Upgrade WordPress Enable plugins 1by 1 and check the site to make sure it is not whitescreened It’s not WP3.0 fault, some plugins are just slow to… Read It
[viddler id=27218536&w=437&h=370] Uploading Images to WordPress on Page.ly 1. Find the Page or Post you’d like to add an image to and click ‘Edit’ 2. Place the mouse in the editing box where you want the image to appear. 3. Click the ‘Add an Image’ icon. A new popup box will appear. 4. Click ‘Select Files’ and find the image on your computer that you’d like to upload. 5. Add information and click ‘Insert into Post’ to save.
[viddler id=3050aa43&w=437&h=370] Add a New WordPress Author and Change Attribution on Page.ly 1. Under ‘Users’ in your left navigation, click ‘Add New’ 2. Enter the information of the person you wish to add. 3. Under ‘Role’ choose ‘Author’. 4. Click ‘Add User’ to save When the new users writes a new blog post, he or she can attribute the post to themselves under the ‘Post Author’ section. Let’s add images to your site.
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[viddler id=c6bbb35f&w=437&h=370] Creating a WordPress Blog Post on Page.ly 1. Under ‘Posts’ in your left navigation, click ‘Add New’ 2. Enter your posts title and add content in the editing box. 3. Click ‘Update Post’ to save. Congratulations on your first blog post! Keep it up. Now let’s learn how to add a new WordPress author and change the attribution.
[viddler id=b1c61c85&w=437&h=370] Finding WordPress Plugins for Your Page.ly Website 1. Under ‘Plugins’ in your left navigation, click ‘Add New’ 2. You can search for the type of plugin you’d like 3. Inspect the available plugins. Make sure they have numerous rating stars. 4. Click ‘install’ on the right 5. Read the ‘installation’ instructions on the top navigation. 6. Click ‘Install Now’ 7. Click ‘Activate Plugin’ Your new plugin is now located with your other installed plugins. Let’s learn how to… Read It
[viddler id=8311c9d6&w=437&h=370] Add a Widget to Your WordPress Website on Page.ly 1. Login into your Page.ly website. 2. Click on ‘Appearance’ located in your left navigation bar. 3. Choose ‘Widgets’. 4. Choose from the available widgets and drag and drop them into the ‘Sidebar 1′ located on the right. 5. Enter information and click ‘Save’. You can organize the placement of these widgets as well. Now that you know how to add a widget, let’s learn how to find WordPress… Read It
[viddler id=2f1ea290&w=437&h=370] Changing WordPress Themes on Your Page.ly Site 1. Login to your site’s Dashboard and click ‘Appearance’ located in the left navigation bar. 2. Choose ‘Themes’ 3. Find the theme you like and click ‘Activate’ Woo Woo! Nice choice! Let’s get creative and add widgets to your WordPress site.
[viddler id=43873e62&w=437&h=370] Sequencing WordPress Pages on Page.ly 1. Under the section ‘Pages’, click edit and find the page you want to move. 2. Click ‘edit’ under that page. 3. In the ‘Attributes’ box located on the right look for the section ‘Order’. 4. Enter the number of the location where you’d like to see the page. 5. Click ‘Update Page’ to save Let’s setup the contact page so people can reach you.
[viddler id=8b1257f0&w=437&h=370] Adding a New WordPress Page on Page.ly 1. Under the section ‘Pages’, click ‘Add New’ 2. Enter the title of your new page 3. Enter the content of the new page in the editing box. 4. Click ‘Update Page’ to save. Now that you know how to add a new page, lets take a look at Sequencing WordPress Pages.
[viddler id=1015c2ac&w=437&h=370] Learn how to add content to a page on WordPress through Page.ly. 1. Under the section ‘Pages’, click ‘edit’ 2. Choose the existing page you want to add/change content on. 3. Use the editing controls to get the look you want. 4. Click ‘Update Page’ to save Want to learn how to make a new page?
[viddler id=919b2b3c&w=437&h=370] Saving a Draft on Page.ly & Returning to it Later 1. Choose where you want to add content. Perhaps a page or a blog post. Click on that area in the left navigation bar. 2. Enter content and click ‘Save Draft’ located in the Publish box on the right. 3. To return, open the page or blog section in the left navigation and click ‘edit’. Now that you know how to save a draft and return to it… Read It