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    Content Curation is both King and God of the Current Web

    Content, as they say, is king, but content curation, is God. Let me explain why. Last Friday evening, I was about to leave work when the thought suddenly occurred to me that I didn’t have my phone. I spent the next 5 minutes rummaging through my bag, coat, trouser pockets and desk drawers, but it […]

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    What some of the most famous websites looked like back in the day

    25 years ago the Internet was pure html, almost entirely graphic-less and as you can see in screenshot #1 it was described as “a wide-area hypermedia information retrieval initiative aiming to give universal access to a large universe of documents.” What’s interesting to me is that from these screenshots alone, you get a clear sense of […]

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    WordPress Themes for Indie Filmmakers

    WordPress Themes for Indie Filmmakers

    This is the second post in my ThemesFor series, in which I handpick the best free and premium WordPress themes for use in niche-specific contexts. This time I take a look at WordPress themes for Indie filmmakers. How do some of the world’s up and coming filmmakers display their work online and which WordPress themes can […]

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    100 Free Ideas For Your Next Blog Post

    I compiled this list of free ideas to help anyone who might be struggling to find their next blog post topic. Feel free to use these ideas, modify them, split them, break them, curse at them, do whatever you want…All I ask in return is ♥♥ a little link love in your blog post or […]

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    WordPress Blog Posts: How Do You Compose Yours?

    So what kind of composer are you? 1. 100% certified geek You hand code your posts in html using Textedit (mac), Notepad (windows), Gedit (linux) or some other text editor. You do this for any number of the following reasons: a) because you’re a computer science graduate b) because you’re deep into SEO c) because […]

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    20 WordPress Themes For Photography Artists

    This is the first post in my new #THEMESFOR series, in which I handpick the best free and premium WordPress themes for use in niche-specific contexts. In this post, I take a look at the world of artistic photography. How do some of the world’s leading photographers display their work online and which WordPress photography […]

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    How to make a free logo in under 3 minutes

    3 minute logo

    Here’s the scenario: you want to launch a killer website and your budget consists of exactly $0. You’ve already found an awesome free WordPress theme, you’ve put together some incredible content, but to tie it all together you need a logo. So you google “free logo” and you get this long list of websites promising […]

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    10 World Famous People who use WordPress

    So I finished watching Straight Outta Compton on DVD at the weekend which, by the way, I highly recommend – particularly if you’re interested in the history of rap music. Snoop Dogg, played by Keith Stanfield, makes a very brief appearance in the film, but it’s not clear how he gets involved in the early 90s Death Row […]