Archives for February 2011

TwentyTen is the prince, not the step-child

Since last year I've been doing more and more theme customization. For much of 2010 it was modifying various themes to do things users wanted that weren't supported by the theme. Things like move the navigation, additional widget areas, etc. It Continue Reading

The Lab – Same Address – New Host

I mentioned yesterday I had just finished migrating my main RE blog to Bluehost when the notice about WP 3.1 came through.  Today, I moved the Lab itself to Bluehost.  If you saw the screen to the right when you tried to get to the Lab it was during Continue Reading

WordPress 3.1 is being released NOW!

I've been waiting and waiting and waiting for WP 3.1 to be released.   This morning I decided to do something about it.   I migrated the mother ship Tucson Real Estate Blog from GoDaddy to Bluehost.     Like washing your car to make it rain, there's Continue Reading

Google Rankings Looking Better? Don’t Believe It

Have you noticed your site climbing in the SERPs? Feeling pretty good about this?  Well, here comes a bubble buster.I know, you turned off your web history, cleared your browser cache and maybe you even deleted your Web History from your Google Continue Reading

TwentyTen Child Theme – Change Header Image Size

I posted last week about Adding Widget areas to a TwentyTen Child theme and put some warnings in the post about setting up the functions.php file for your theme. Head those warnings.     Another thing a lot of people want to do is change the size of Continue Reading

Contact Form Routine Check UP !

How many of you routinely send a test email through your contact form?I'll bet, close to ZERO.   You set it up and forget it.   DON'T FORGET IT! Spam Bots use contact forms Yeah, we all know this, but instead of cursing the intrusion to your Continue Reading