6 Essential Style Elements for Successful Blogging

6 Essential Style Elements for Successful Blogging

Have you ever stumbled across a blog that seemed “off” and chaotic? Even worse, was it your own blog? Good news!  It is quite likely that the blog simply needs a consistent style. There is a solution to the chaos. A blog style guide, also known as a branding guide,...
Discovering the Perfect Color Palette for Your Blog

Discovering the Perfect Color Palette for Your Blog

Colors, ah, colors.  I love a beautiful color palette. I’m inspired when I see the cool tones of blue and green and golden yellows as found in nature. I’m not the only one. Colors are vitally important in our daily lives and in our world view. It’s not...
How I Improved My Writing Using Grammarly-And You Can Too

How I Improved My Writing Using Grammarly-And You Can Too

Effective writing requires careful attention to detail, and I am thrilled to know that I’ve got Grammarly to keep my nimble fingers in check at the keyboard. I’m constantly typing when I’m at my computer. First impressions matter, as do second, third, and all other...
5 Essential Plugins for Every WordPress Blog

5 Essential Plugins for Every WordPress Blog

Plugins are essential for the creation of a successful WordPress website. As you begin working on your blog, there will be certain elements missing from the core theme or from your structure. Plugins are the answer. The WordPress.org site even advertises “Extend...