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How to Install a WordPress Theme (it’s easier than you think!)

Whether you’re starting a blog or you’ve just never done this before, installing a WordPress theme is incredibly easy. In this quick tutorial video, I’ll take you step by step through installing your theme (if you haven’t already chosen one, you’ll want to check out my recommendations of the best WordPress themes for bloggers). I’ll […]

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Best WordPress Plugins: 15 Essentials Every Blog Needs

When you start a blog (or even when you’ve been blogging for awhile!), there are a sea of options for making your blog do things. WordPress plugins, like apps for your blog, are what we use. Whether you want your blog to be found by search engines or to make your content more shareable, the […]

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How to Configure WordPress in 5 SImple Steps

Configure your WordPress blog in 5 easy steps! Start a blog @ The Blog Maven

I know…you’re chomping at the bit to start writing on your brand new blog. But a few minutes of housekeeping will ensure that you’re set up properly. Luckily, there are just five steps to the initial setup, then installing your theme (design), and you’ll be ready to write. Here’s what we’ll be covering in this […]

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How to Start a Blog (The Easy Way)

How to Start a Blog :: Jeni takes you step by step through setting up your blog. You can be blogging in just 10 minutes!

Are you ready to start your blog, but the only thing holding you back is knowing how to start it? Then you’ve come to the right place. This quick guide will take you, step by step, through starting a blog – from installing your new site to getting your blog configured. If you follow each […]

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