An animated GIF file is a great way to have a video effect where you want a sequence of images to autoplay. Animated GIFs are very popular at present on websites and in email campaigns. Services such as Giphy allow for free hosting and sharing however it’s very easy to create an animated GIF from […]
With a Wistia hosted video, it’s possible to alternate click on the video and click Copy link and thumbnail. This will give you some HTML similar to the following: If you then paste the provided HTML (as above) and save to the text section of your WordPress page or post editor you’ll get an image […]
Since MailChimp introduced their easy way to advertise on Facebook (called Facebook Ad Campaigns), my MailChimp training attendees have been very welcoming of this new functionality. In the video below I describe how to create a Facebook Ad Campaign in MailChimp.
Back in the old days it was difficult to add an image gallery to a WordPress website. Furthermore it was even more complicated to make the gallery look good or change the photos or drawings in the gallery once the gallery was created. Fortunately it is now really simple to add galleries with varying great […]
A number of my clients to whom I provide one-on-one WordPress tutorials have urged me to make more instructional WordPress videos. Well, here we go. The video below shows how to create a MySQL database in cPanel as well as add a new user and assign the correct permissions to the database. These steps are […]
The two Social Media services that I use the most are Google+ and Twitter. I keep thinking that I should use Linkedin and Facebook more but unfortunately time is limited. I actually get quite a bit of business through Linkedin so when I get the time I should spend a bit more time on this […]