Monthly Archives: December 2012

Another Genesis WordPress Theme Giveaway – Enter Today!

31 December
The last Genesis theme giveaway went over so well I thought I’d have one again. Plus, these kinds of posts are convenient to write when you’re taking a break for the Holidays. So it’s a win-win for you and me. How to Enter & Win Entering is just as easy as last time.  Just reply to the question below and you will have a chance to win the Genesis framework and a child theme of your choice! (An $80 value)....

Why I Won’t Be Using The Thesis Theme Anytime Soon

17 December
I received an email from a very frustrated blogger. She purchased the Thesis WordPress theme through my affiliate link after watching my video I posted three years ago. To put it mildly, she was NOT a happy camper, and was completely overwhelmed with how to customize her site. The video she watched was for Thesis 1.0.  Since then, version 2.0 has been released and I’ve been reading through some of the reviews. Overall, they haven’t been too great. So What...

Cousin Lizzie Has 2013 Sorted

13 December
Associate Programs Newsletter #543  Joanna and I are back in New Zealand for the southern summer. For us, this is the time of the year when we re-unite with family and old friends and brush up on our Kiwi accents. This year, about 25 or so of us – with ages ranging from not much to 96 – will be getting together for Christmas. At this time of the year we always feel specially grateful that we have a business...

5 Easy Ways to Squeeze Extra Earnings Out of Your WordPress Site

3 December
1) Use a Notification Bar I’m sure you’ve noticed the red bar floating at the top of this blog. I created it using the Foobar plugin (affiliate). If you’re not a fan of pop-ups or floating advertisements, a notification bar is a more subtle/less intrusive way of highlighting something you want to call attention to. With the Holidays approaching, many sites are running special offers, discounts, etc.  This is a fabulous way to promote them. Do you have your own...