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How to Create the Perfect Password


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Passwords are a touchy subject. We all know just how important it is to create a secure password so as to avoid hackers getting into your account. Whether it is your email address or your online banking account, it doesn’t matter. A secure password is always necessary.

Then again, there is the matter of remembering all those passwords! That is the main reason the average person tends to use passwords that are associated with something they relate to, which make them easy to remember – birthdays, names of family members, and so on. But we know that security experts say this is a big no-no! Read More

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How to Easily Customize Your WordPress Blog CSS Design – For Beginners

As a followup to my previous article, 5 Powerful Drag & Drop Page & Layout Builder Plugins for WordPress, in which I discussed how non-developers could easily customize their WordPress blogs with easy to use drag and drop plugins, I’ve decided to delve just a little bit deeper into WordPress CSS customization. This will assist any WordPress blogger, and any other website owner for that matter, to achieve mastery overtime of basic web design.

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There comes a time in every webmaster’s work when a little tweak here and there becomes necessary to make your site look and feel just the way you want it. Coding can be a bit daunting for beginners, especially if you’re new to WordPress. However, here are some fool proof methods for customizing your site’s design. Read More

Categories: Blog Design, WordPress Tips

BloggingPro Job Board Highlights (March 31-April 4)

Job board highlightsGood Friday morning! Here are the job board highlights from this week.

Have a great weekend!

Technical Writer for Computer Support / Repair Website

Trusted Tech are looking an experienced computer / IT expert to write informative and interesting articles and how-to guides for their computer support / repair website, http://www.trustedtech.com.au. You’ll be writing about a variety of computer topics which relate to individuals and small businesses.
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Categories: Jobs

Another Matt Cutts Talk About Upcoming Google Algorithm Changes

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While it’s been said so many times that Google does not equate to the whole of the Internet, we all know just how much we rely on Google; and when it comes to Google Algorithm changes, online content creators, publishers, and bloggers all can’t help but think about how the changes will affect their sites.

Truth be told, we’ve been hit by Google penalties ourselves, and it is not always easy to bounce back from those hits. Good intentions when it comes to content and all, we have to pay attention to other factors that are taken into consideration when making Google algorithm changes. Read More

Categories: News

Giveaway: ContentPlagiarismChecker.com Accounts

Last week, we talked about the slippery slope of plagiarism and how to avoid it. We mentioned using some tools that can let you know if your content is found elsewhere on the web (that is, you somehow wrote the same exact content as someone else). Alternatively, these tools can let you know if someone else has plagiarized your work.

One of these tools is ContentPlagiarismChecker.com, and they want to give BloggingPro readers the chance to try out their platform via this giveaway.

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How does ContentPlagiarismChecker.com work?

Once you visit the home page, you can: Read More

Categories: Giveaways

Networking & Insight – Absolute Necessities for New Bloggers to Improve their Blogs in 2014

There definitely isn’t a shortage of new bloggers entering the blogosphere to make a name for themselves. Bright-eyed and bushy-tailed, they are ready for success, making money with their blogs and entering the blogging fast lane. However, its not a fast lane for the majority of new comers since, now in 2014, it requires precise execution through knowledge of the best tactics and practices. The exact knowledge and science of which is not readily available. So many new bloggers unfortunately fail without the required guidance and support to get the job done.

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The best solution I see for new bloggers is to immediately join a community and start networking with others who have more experience in their niche. Whether on other blogs or forums. This gives access directly to people who have “been there, done that” and as a new blogger, will quickly discover what works and filter out the rest. Read More

Categories: Blogging Tips

Inky Deals Offers New Colossal Bundle with $10,063 Worth of Top-Quality Resources

Designers are always on the lookout for resources and tools that can make their work easier, not to mention inspire them to take their designs to new levels. When it comes to finding inspiration and tools, there’s no better place to be than in a community of like minded people.

Inky Deals

That’s where Inky Deals comes into the picture. Technically a deals web site for designers, Inky Deals has become one of the go to sites for many a designer. With a community encompassing more than 300,000 design enthusiasts, the site offers a host of premium resources at prices anyone can afford. From web designers to graphic designers, Inky Deals has made quite a lot of people happy with their offers. Read More

Categories: General

BloggingPro Job Board Highlights (March 24-28)

Job board highlightsLast Friday of the month! How’d March go for you?

Anyhow, here are the job board highlights. Good luck!

Tech Blogger and Review Writer

Wearable Tech are looking for more bloggers to join their team at wearable.co.uk. Writers must be able to write high quality articles and have a knowledge of tech. There will be a mixture of generic posts and reviews.
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Categories: Jobs

5 Powerful Drag & Drop Page & Layout Builder Plugins for WordPress

Gone are the days of being completely reliant on a web developer for getting the most out of your website or blog design. To make any changes that affected design and functionality, one would almost always have to consult a developer or designer to get the job done. Or maybe you’re still in that boat. With the rise in availability of free and premium WordPress themes many non-developers have been able to easily launch respectable web presences.

Wordpress Page Builder

Theme and plugin marketplaces such as Themeforest, Eleganthemes or Woothemes provide lots of quality themes to choose from with functions that seamlessly offer the average person, with a little heart, the ability to customize their website to a certain degree. Read More

Categories: Blog Design, WordPress Plugins

Get Social: The Beginner’s Guide to Creating a Socially Shareable Blog

The blog as we know it started off as a place where people could share their thoughts online or keep a running diary. In fact, its usefulness as a daily online log is what gave it its name: “Web-log” got shortened into just “blog,” and history was made. However, the blog has expanded into something more, and now is used by corporations and individuals to share with the entire social media universe what is happening with them or their company.

Beginner's Guide to a Socially Shareable Blog

When businesses get involved in the blogosphere, they can make great strides in promoting their organization and interacting with their customers. However, there are some pitfalls to avoid when companies make a new blog and want their customers to read it and share it. Here are some key points that you’ll want to keep in mind when developing your corporate blog: Read More

Categories: Blogging Tips

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