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Protect Your Images By Watermarking Them

As I mentioned in a previous post, I use a plugin to easily add Stock Free Photos to my posts. But, sometimes, you may want to use your own photos but, what you don’t want is  someone to “steal” them and use them without your permission. Remember that all images have to be attributed  but […]

One Month Mentor – Day 8 – Finding A Niche

Nikita Kashner Foter Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 2.0 Generic (CC BY-NC-ND 2.0) Now this is very interesting! How to find a niche according to what we personally like and are good at. Well, I love reading but I am not sure if that exactly qualifies as a niche! Just one video but with 2 downloadable PDF […]

One Month Mentor Program – Day 7 – Replacing Adsense Ads

kaneda99 Foter Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 2.0 Generic (CC BY-NC-ND 2.0) Oh, the power of advertising!! Just two videos today so I may be able to catch up a bit. I don’t want to fall too far behind on my schedule. Today John shows us how to replace an Adsense ad with an affiliate link. But […]

Where There Is A Will, There IS A Way!!

Robbert van der Steeg Foter Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 2.0 Generic (CC BY-SA 2.0) As you may have seen, and I do hope you have been following my blog, I have not been posting on my progress with the One Month Mentor course. Life, unfortunately, has got in the way! I have had problems with losing […]

One Month Mentor Program – Day 6 – Advanced Blogging!

Giovanni ‘jjjohn’ Orlando Foter Creative Commons Attribution  NonCommercial-NoDerivs 2.0 Generic (CC BY-NC-ND 2.0) Now we are really getting moving! There are 6 videos to watch today teaching how to use sidebar widgets, video, amongst other things and, most importantly, how to back up your blog. I wish I had known this before as one of […]

One Month Mentor Program – Day 5 – Your Blog Set Up Is Complete!

sⓘndy° Foter Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 2.0 Generic (CC BY-SA 2.0) Well done if you have made it up to here as it means that your new blog is now looking pretty good!!  If you have just found my blog, well obviously you won’t notice any difference to what is was like a couple of weeks […]

A Picture Tells A Thousand Words – But Are Yours Legal?

jurvetson Foter Creative Commons Attribution 2.0 Generic (CC BY 2.0) I am sure you have noticed that I add a picture to the start of every post. I think it looks great as they are    relevant to what I am writing.  Also I read that posts with pictures get more views than those without. People […]

Don’t Be Afraid To Ask!!

Helga Weber Foter Creative Commons Attribution-NoDerivs 2.0 Generic (CC BY-ND 2.0) One thing you must remember is that you will, unfortunately,  run into problems or set backs from time to time – see my previous posts. But, there is always someone out there who can help you but you have to ask! While you are […]

One Month Mentor Program – Day 4 – A Few Snags

monteregina Foter Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 2.0 Generic (CC BY-NC-SA 2.0) Day Four Well, I had to contact the support desk again as something I was trying to do, following John’s instructions, was not working out. I will keep you updated with my progress but I don’t want to stop. Update: The support desk has come […]

One Month Mentor Program – Day 3 – More Posts and Adsense

Foxtongue Foter Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 2.0 Generic (CC BY-NC-SA 2.0)   Day 3. There are 3 videos to watch with a downloadable work sheet. In the first one John encourages us to keep on blogging – so here I am! He also shows us how to sign up for a Google Adsense account – something […]