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WordPress Roundup
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Todd Jones

WordPress Roundup: creating a micro jobsite, telling your story, and keyword research

In today’s WordPress roundup, we are looking at micro-job websites, telling your story, podcasting for everyone by Anchor, and the new Ubersuggest tool by Neil Patel. So saddle up buckaroos, let’s get galloping into the March version of the WordPress Roundup. How to Create a Micro-Job Website Like Fiverr with WordPress I am still debating the validity of setting up a job site, either solo or on your website or blog. With the emergence of modern-day apps like Indeed and others along with Facebook’s new Job Market feed, I’m not sure if this is worth doing. However, if you are

roundup social media
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Todd Jones

February blog post roundup is all about social media

In February’s blog post roundup, we look at social media. We talk about Facebook Stories, Blog posts and videos and funnels, Facebook advertising, and trends of social media in 2018. In creating our roundup, we turn to four of the biggest, best and most respected blogs for social media: Agora Plus, Hubspot, Social Media Examiner, and Buffer. Strap on your boots, we are going to walk in the deep waters of social media goodness. Let’s go. The Simplest Way to Make Facebook Stories for Pages Sometimes, when I am just sitting around, I get the urge to make a Facebook

Podcast Roundup
Roundup
Todd Jones

January Podcast Roundup: The future of SEO, voice search, and leaving behind bad habits

This week, we looked at SEO Courses so I thought we would follow up with podcasts related to Search Engine Optimization. Therefore, in this January Podcast Roundup, we take a look at the future of SEO, habits we need to leave in 2017, and the future of voice search and search using digital assistants. SEO Podcast Roundup The future of SEO with Stephan Spencer – WP Elevation Troy Dean interviews Stephan Spencer who is the co-author of The Art of SEO (Theory in Practice). Spencer tells the story of how he met Rand Fishkin after at an SEO conference. Apparently, Fishkin

WordPress Roundup
Roundup
Todd Jones

WordPress Roundup: End of the year

The latest roundup is the January version of WordPress Roundup and we are looking at end of the year posts. The end of the year. Or, the first of the year if you prefer. This is the time we get all sentimental and think back over the previous year. We even did that here at MainWP. This month’s blog post roundup is all about end of the year recaps. Did you make an end of the year recap for your business blog? Drop it in the comments below. Today, we take a look at recaps from Yoast, Locke Down Designs,

WordPress Roundup Gutenberg & more
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Todd Jones

WordPress roundup features Gutenberg & more

This month’s WordPress roundup features WordPress addicts, Gutenberg, an end of the year summary, and responding to online reviews. Ready? Let’s get going! WordPress Roundup 10 Useful Blogs for WordPress Addicts – WP Newsify Check Out These 10 Useful & Awesome WordPress Blogs ✍ for WordPress Addicts #wordpress #blogging https://t.co/CZ1ubDVKS4 pic.twitter.com/NcOGSO0O0K — WP Newsify (@WPNewsify) December 5, 2017 What is your favorite WordPress blog? Daniel Pintilie of WP Newsify decided to list 10 and, for the most part, these are ten blogs I tend to look at for the WordPress Roundup. We are in good company, eh? As with any

WordPress Podcast Roundup
Roundup
Todd Jones

December Podcast Roundup: Women of WordPress

This month’s podcast roundup includes three influential WordPress professionals giving their perspective on business and life. We are talking about the power and influence of women today on the WordPress Podcast Roundup. First, we listen to Kim Doyal as she talks about life lessons and “content equity.” Next, we sit in on a chat between Bridget Willard and Gin Mcinneny on the WordPress Elevation Podcast. Ginny asks Willard lots of questions about the various areas where she has influence. Finally, we discuss running a digital agency with Phillis Benson on the WP Innovator Podcast with Lee Jackson. Podcast Roundup Episodes

WordPress Roundup- Productized Services
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Todd Jones

WordPress Roundup: Productized services and a scary Halloween costume

As an entrepreneur, we have a limited amount time, so building a business off of services has limits. Adding a productized service to our revenue stream can be extremely helpful. One way to break free from this model is by creating products. With your services repackaged as products, you’ll be able to scale your business and serve more clients without giving up more of your time. TutsPlus There are various ways to use productized services. For the November edition of the WordPress Roundup, we are going to discuss various ways entrepreneurs have established a productized service. One is educational using

WordPress Podcast Roundup
Roundup
Todd Jones

November Podcast Roundup: We are talking SEO and the future of WordPress

Today, in the Podcast Roundup, we are looking at three well-known podcasts that discuss the future of WordPress (and other good topics) and SEO. November Podcast Roundup 49 – WordPress and where it’s headed with Matt Medeiros – wpBuilds Nathan Wrigley interviews the interviewer. Matt Medeiros runs the Matt Report podcast and is heavily involved in the WordPress ecosystem. Aside from his podcast, Matt is partners in a design agency, Slocum, and has a plugin along with a host of other products and services. Nathan and Matt talk about a host of topics including a very detailed look at the future

No Scary Content
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Todd Jones

WordPress Roundup: No scary content

In this month’s roundup, we are talking content. Specifically, 9 types of content that will fail. Also, we are looking at a list of “massive online publications” that use WordPress for their content platform. It’s October, a time for cooler weather, Halloween, and things scary. Today, we are going to look at ways to not create scary content featuring an article about content that will always fail. In addition, we will look at some massive online publishers and a new plugin for your “coming soon” pages. In this month’s roundup, we are talking content. Specifically, 9 types of content that

WordPress Podcast Roundup
Roundup
Todd Jones

WordPress Podcast Roundup: Hallway Chats about community

In this month’s WordPress podcast roundup, we take a look building community with Hallway Chats, specializing with WordPress Elevation, and eCommerce habits with WP eCommerce. Hallway Chats – Episode 16: Alison Knott Allison Knott is a WordPress professional and a community manager. She is extremely engaging and the guest on this episode of Hallway Chats. Hallway Chats is a podcast which is hosted by Tara Claeys and Liam Dempsey. The podcast launched in the middle of 2017 and already has several episodes available. The idea of Hallway Chats is the kind of conversations you might have in the hallway at

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