MailChimp Template Layout for Newsletter

MailChimp Template Layout for Newsletter – How to use template to create and design your newsletter. We will be walking through an example by using one of MailChimp’s template to design and create a layout for a newsletter.  Specifically, designing a layout for an automated RSS newsletter.  That notwithstanding, just working through this example will quickly help you familiarise with […]

MailChimp Tutorial #2 – Create a Campaign

MailChimp Campaign: In the previous MailChimp Tutorial #1, we covered signing up to MailChimp and creating a new List (importing subscribers list via a .csv file).  Today, let’s move on to creating a Campaign.

MailChimp Tutorial #1 – Sign Up, Import Subscribers

MailChimp Tutorial, part 1. This article is for someone setting up a MailChimp account as a platform to deliver newsletters. Specifically, I am moving from another newsletter platform (GetResponse) to MailChimp. In this MailChimp tutorial #1, I will cover the steps of opening a MailChimp account (the free account).  Then how to import current subscribers. In the […]

How to Create Facebook Page

It is easy to forget how to create a facebook page. I have a few facebook pages. But created a long time ago. This is a quick short refresher only. A tip as to where to start. Thereafter, I am sure you can figure it out. Anywhere within your FB >> top right >> drop […]

Online How-To Guides: Useful, Handy, Good-looking!

I am doing a quick shoutout for First Site Guide, a site dedicated to providing help and guides on a variety of web development issues including web design, blogging, SEO, web marketing etc.  As far as I can see, most (if not all?) of their info and online how-to guides are free. In particular, I want to point […]

Display WP Posts in a Visual Grid Layout

How to Display WP posts in a Visual Grid Layout     What I want to do, especially over at my ClearlyHelena.com website, is to be able to (automatically) display all my posts (within a category) in a visual grid layout. The visual grid layout makes finding articles (posts) much easier.  At the moment, WP […]

Cannot open iTunes on Mac

I am not the only one who could not open iTunes on Mac (MacBook Pro) after upgrading to Yosemite. But I have found a solution that worked.

Crochet Chart Image and Software Bug

Crochet Chart Software in ver. 1.2 offers the feature of being able to insert a manipulable image into your crochet chart file.  However it is a bit buggy at the moment.  So this is a how-to to work around it. Note: This workaround tutorial assumes you already have some familiarity with the basics of working with […]

Crochet Charts Software – Where to Get?

Given my horrible handwriting and my even more horrible, uneven charting, I really need a crochet charts software: an app or software that will allow me to chart my crochet stitches.  (If you were looking for software that would actually crochet for you – then nope, this is not it! LOL!) This post is but […]

Facebook Page Tab: How to add

How to add a Facebook Page Tab to your facebook page?  On the top of your facebook page (under the header) are a number of tabs which makes navigation easy for visitors to your page.  If you wanted a facebook page tab that links to your blog or to your online store, this is a […]