Twitter me this, Twitter me that, Twitter me an interesting fact.

A friend was over for lunch today and he asked me what was going on in Twitterland. I said I don’t know, let’s tweet something. Then he said: Twitter me this, Twitter me that, Twitter me an interesting fact. I thought, OK, that’s fantastic, so we tweeted it out. Below are the facts that we […]

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I made a Tweetcipe Pizza on Twitter

I had fun Tweeting a recipe the other day. It was my first one and we had a great time. I called Tweeting the recipe while you are making it Tweetcipe. Others have used the word Tweetcipe to describe recipes that can be written in 140 characters or less. For this post, Tweetcipe is tweeting […]

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ReTweeting on Twitter (RT)

You read something on Twitter and you want to repeat it on your time line. This is called ReTweeting or as everyone shortens it to just RT. Twitter is going to have this automated in a future release but for now, and then if you want to customize, you need to manual RT. The convention […]

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I've Been Locked Out of Twitter or How NOT to Change Your Password

There it is, a screen shot of the situation. I’ve been locked out of Twitter! There is an honest explanation, I promise. The short story: I changed my password then while updating it sent through too many wrong password requests. The long story: While checking my Twitter 3rd party connections I found one that was […]

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@ssnRose Oil Doorway Oil

My wife, the artist Susan Rose, has come up with some great artwork that make fantastic Twitter Backgrounds. There is a tag on the side that say’s: Bkgrd by @SSNROSE You may use one of these pictures as your Twitter background as long as you don’t cover Susan’s tag. Click the image for full size […]

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Contact Form 7 Plugin for WordPress

I wanted a simple quick contact form for my WordPress blog Twitter Goals. I wanted people to be able to suggest goal ideas. I looked at some of the contact forms out there and was suprised that the one I used to use, cformsII was not available from the WordPress Plugin library. I do suggest […]

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Custom Header Graphic for WordPress Blog

For the blog I am currently creating, I have a custom graphic that I will use at the header of the blog. I am creating this blog with WordPress and am using the Thesis Theme. These steps involve the Thesis Theme. There is a plugin at goes with the Thesis Theme that allows you to […]

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WordPress Settings for a New Blog

One of the first things you will want to do is change some of the WordPress Settings. From your WordPress Dashboard: Click -> Settings You can always change the Title of your blog here. If you plan on showing the Tagline, either under the Title or in the Title Tag, then here is where you […]

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Change WordPress Themes

WordPress comes with two themes currently. However there are lots of “themes” that you can add to WordPress. There are lots of free themes as well. However, I choose to work with a theme that is maintained and upgraded as WordPress gets better. I’ve been using the Thesis Theme for WordPress for over a year […]

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Secure WordPress w/ Security Plugins

I like to make my new WordPress blogs secure. In addition to removing the admin Username (last post) I add two plugins. I use Secure WordPress and WP Security Scan. From your WordPress Dashboard: Click -> Plugins Click -> Add New Enter “Secure WordPress” to the search box. Click -> Search Plugins Click -> Install […]

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