The Journal

Everything you need to know about me, WordPress, website design and branding.
November 13, 2018
Essential and Free Plugins for WordPress Beginners

The plugin functionality on WordPress is one of it's best features, allowing you to turn your website into whatever you want it to be without ever touching code. So what are the best must-have plugins for WordPress beginners? Following on from my post last week where I took you through the WordPress menu, I've compiled […]

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November 6, 2018
WordPress Dashboard Tutorial for Beginners

Using WordPress as a Beginner can be intimidating at first, but don't let it stop you! Use this simple WordPress Dashboard tutorial to build your confidence

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October 30, 2018
Should I Use Stock Images on Instagram?

I’m coming in hot with a controversial opinion today: stock images don’t belong on Instagram. Don’t get me wrong, stock images absolutely have their place in the world - on websites, in print media, for Pinterest pins and even perhaps in Facebook or Twitter banners? I completely understand that not everybody has the time, the […]

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October 24, 2018
Using the Behaviour Report in Google Analytics for Beginners

Next up in our Google Analytics series, we take a look at the Behaviour report section. If you missed the earlier posts in the series, we took a look at getting started on Google Analytics, and using the Audience Overview report which you can find here and then we had a look at the Acquisition […]

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October 17, 2018
Why it's Time to Stop Blaming the Algorithm

Whether Instagram is your jam, or you’re more of a Twitter person, the complaints are more or less the same: “The algorithm is destroying my reach”, “I want chronological feeds back”, and “every time I make any follower growth, I immediately lose a bunch of followers for NO REASON”. And look, I am the first […]

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