Better Blogging: CSS Image Swap on Hover

Just in case you ever want to display one image and have it swap to another one when someone hovers on it, here’s how! Hover your mouse over the image below (Yay, Bitmoji!) and you’ll see what I mean. I came across this method for swapping images on hover here and it worked better (and […]

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Better Blogging: Notes on a Design Change

Today I’ve got more notes on my blog’s recent theme change. This time, we’ll be checking out how to add a credit to the footer, and also change the look of the existing credits down there too. If you missed a previous CSS post, browse my blogging tips tag, or check out these posts: Fix Up Your Blockquotes […]

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Better Blogging: Notes on a Design Change

Continuing on with the notes on my blog’s recent theme change, I’ve got more tips for customizing your blog and CSS today. Last time, I shared how I used CSS to take the header from this: to this: I’ve also previously discussed how to customize your text highlight color and style your blockquotes to make your blog more […]

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Better Blogging: Notes on a Design Change

I switched the theme of this blog from Singl to Edin recently. They’re both free themes by Automattic on WordPress.com, and are also available for download to use on self-hosted WordPress sites. (Not sure of the difference? See here.) I’ve shared some CSS tips here before, on styling blockquotes and changing the color of your highlighted […]

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The 2015 WordPress.com Year In Review!

Originally posted on The WordPress.com Blog:
Here’s an incredible fact: together, you published more than 660 million posts on WordPress.com in 2015, and made more than 655 million comments. That’s a whole lot of joy, laughter, tears, insight, and thoughtfulness. And it’s just one part of a huge global community of people — WordPress now powers more…

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Welcome to the New WordPress.com and WordPress.com App for Mac

Originally posted on The WordPress.com Blog:
What if WordPress.com helped you… … update your pages and respond to comments from a desktop app? … manage all your WordPress blogs and sites in one spot, on any device? … spend less time on administration and uploading and more time creating? … find the best content people publish with…

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See you at WordCamp US, Bloggers!

I shared some reasons bloggers & writers should attend WordCamp US in Philly next month over on the WCUS blog today. You should probably grab a ticket & come hang out!

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