Plugins Oh My! Response

Added by Lisa Koster, response for Plugging in WordPress Plugins Activity

There seems to be a plug in for everything!  I tried Askinet an JetPack and unfortunately, both seemed to have only a paid version. So I decided to have some fun and try the Instagram Feed by 10web.  It was easy to upload and install.  Once I figured out it created a page for me,… Read more »

Menus & Themes Response

Added by Lisa Koster, response for Setting Out Your WordPress Menus Activity

I have previously played around with menus before so this started out as a review.  It’s probably one of the most tricky things to learn in WordPress, especially if you are trying to use as a static website rather than a blog.  I had to learn the difference between posts and pages. Adding a custom… Read more »

Organizing posts Response

Added by Lisa Koster, response for Organizing Your WordPress Site With Categories and Tags Activity

Since I had used WordPress in the past, I was very familiar with the use of categories.   I used the categories to create the menu of topics – so each page showed the posts relating to that category (instead of typing in https://proflisak.wordpress.com/category/interesting-reading/, visitors could click on the link in the menu and get the same… Read more »

My site is secure! Response

Added by Lisa Koster, response for Running Your Sites under SSL Activity

The “Let’s Encrypt™ SSL” page was pretty easy to use.  Even editing the .htaccess file was easy. However, in my directory, I already had that file. I am guessing it was because it’s a WordPress site?  I renamed the original and created a new file based on the directions. It worked perfectly. I created a… Read more »