WordPress.com vs WordPress.org – Which one is for you?

WordPress.com vs WordPress.org – Which one is for you?

A couple of weeks ago I got a call from a man who wanted me to build him a website. He had already signed up with wordpress.com and wanted me to build the site there.

I tried. I really did. But after two days of struggling, I had to phone him and tell him I would have to give him his deposit back.

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It’s important to keep WordPress updated

It’s important to keep WordPress updated

I must admit I groan whenever I log into a client's site to get to work, only to find that several updates are required. I understand the reluctance on the part of my clients to make the updates - most don't really understand them, they can scare the heck out of you...

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From Buick to Lambo in 2 days

From Buick to Lambo in 2 days

My computer, that’s what the title of this post is all about. You may remember my post of March 26th, about the start of my computer troubles.
I kept having glitches, data unavailable, internal error messages – I was going crazy!

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Feast or famine

Feast or famine

So in my last post I explained why I don’t use a “funnel”.

In this one I will explain the result – that is the “feast or famine” income rollercoaster that I have been riding since I started this business.

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Wow, I have a niche!

Wow, I have a niche!

I really excited! I have a niche! I discovered this wonderful fact while doing some analysis of my business practices to try to figure out how to improve my cash flow. I dislike doing "business stuff" and usually don't much care for the answers I come up with, but...

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I want to say “Thank you”

I want to say “Thank you”

I want to publicly thank all my clients who were patient and stuck with me while I was having such trouble with my computers. Not all of them did, I lost one long-time client, and was sorry to see them go. But every single one of my other clients stood by me and were...

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Under pressure

Under pressure

I try to learn something every day. Some lessons need repeating until I finally get it.

The lesson I’m struggling with right now is “never let a client rush your work”.

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