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How to install WordPress

How to install WordPress yourself

Update - November 2015: We now only recommend WordPress Managed Hosting. If you choose one of our recommended hosts, WordPress will be automatically installed for you. You don't need
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Color Cop: choosing website colours (for Windows)

Color Cop: choosing website colours (for Windows)

If you are using a Mac, read about ColorNote a free Mac Color Picker tool. When customizing a WordPress theme, you can also change many of your theme colours
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Updating DNS Domain Name Servers

DNS: Domain Name Servers

DNS stands for Domain Name Servers. Pointing the DNS is the process of telling the domain registrar the address for the server that hosts your website files. If you've
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Point your domain name to your web host

Pointing Your Domain Name to Your Web Host

To start your own website or self-hosted blog, you need to register a domain name and signup for hosting. You then need to point the domain name to the
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Free Image editing with Pixlr

Free Image Editing with Pixlr

Edit & Size Your Blog images for Free Blog posts and web pages really look much better when they include a picture or two. In the most recent versions
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A Beginner's Guide to FTP & FIlezilla

A Beginner’s Guide to FTP & Filezilla

What is an FTP Program used for? Your computer is not connected to your WordPress site. WordPress files live in a directory on your host company's servers. An FTP program
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Registering your domain name

Registering your domain name

Before you begin your WordPress Website journey, you'll have to register a domain name. A domain name is a unique address that can be used on the Internet. It’s
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4 Tips for choosing a Domain Name

4 Tips for Choosing a Domain Name

Choosing a good domain name for your website or blog is becoming harder and harder. So many times you think of what will be the perfect name only to
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backups, restoration, and migration Backup Buddy

Backup Buddy

BackupBuddy is a WordPress plugin that is an all-in-one solution for backups, restoration, and migration. We prefer to recommend a WordPress Managed Hosting solution but if you (or your
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Dropbox - store, sync, and share files online

Dropbox – store, sync, and share files online

Dropbox is a file service which uses cloud computing to enable users to backup and share files and folders with others across the Internet using file synchronization. Why We
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