Submit a WordPress.com blog site to Google Search for indexing

I moved my web site from a shared hosting service to a wordpress.com personal site. However, I soon realised that the posts I had on the old service provider existed on Google search and some of them did not point to the posts published as per their link. The steps below are as per my … Continue reading Submit a WordPress.com blog site to Google Search for indexing

Export WordPress site images from GoDaddy to WordPress

On a GoDaddy WordPress site, there is an option to export the contents of the entire site into an XML file. This includes everything. The same file can be imported into a WordPress site created on https://wordpress.com. Although everything gets inported into the wordpress.com site, the posts that use images do not display images. To … Continue reading Export WordPress site images from GoDaddy to WordPress

How to use uploaded image with WordPress post if you cannot use “Upload Media” button

I have an instance of my own of WordPress installed on my web site. In some posts, I need to use images to illustrate and explain certain topics. To do this, the image has to be uploaded to a folder within wp-content and then use the name of the image file to display on the … Continue reading How to use uploaded image with WordPress post if you cannot use “Upload Media” button

Announce wordpress post on twitter with WP to Twitter plugin

Many of us use WordPress to blog or post information on the internet. We also see that there are several blogs and sites that announce their new information on social sites like twitter.com using tweets. To do this from your¬†Wordpress blog, install a plugin called WP to Twitter. Once you have installed it, head over … Continue reading Announce wordpress post on twitter with WP to Twitter plugin

Statistics – Counterize II Plugin

Ever wanted to view full statistics for your WordPress based web site? You can use the Counterize II plugin. It is free. It generates the statistics as illustrated below for your web site. The power of the plugin is in it's simplicity and ability to provide you complex statistics in a simple form. It does … Continue reading Statistics – Counterize II Plugin