In this post I review what a hosting server is, why you need one and how to install a WordPress blog on it. If you learn better with a play-by-play video, checkout the screencast below. If you would rather read through the steps, skip to the steps below the video.
Fatherly Advice Letters
In honor of Father’s Day take a look at these 5 letters of Fatherly advice. From Fitzgerald to Steinbeck read their words on love, marriage and adventure.
What do you get when you combine Glam + Camping = GLAMPING! A relatively new concept, this site lists all the places worldwide where you can be “camping” without giving up the luxuries of home. For many people this completely defeats the purpose. But if you can’t quite convince someone to trek into the great wilderness, this might be a nice compromise.
Kitchen Hacks- Drying Fruits and Veggies in the Oven
Gardening season is in full swing around the country. It is not unusual to come up with an abundance of fruits and veggies out of your own garden. Maybe even so much that you can’t possibly eat it all. Trying just drying some if it out in your oven to preserve it for the winter months.
How to Take Intelligent Career Risk
An interesting piece on taking risk. We tend to overestimate risk of bad things and underestimate the positive outcome in the same risk. This piece give you some excellent ways to maneuver through risky decisions and perhaps give you the inspiration to take a little more risk.
This is by far the most fun thing I have this week. This company takes your photos an prints them out on canvas. Even your iphone or Instagram photos. Be sure to check out the gallery of ideas that are out there already. What a great way to put some totally unique artwork on your walls. I can’t wait to order one of these!
That is all I have for this week. I hope everyone is enjoying the beginning of summer.
Thanks for stopping by,
PS. If you missed it I posted a detailed video and step-by-step instructions on How to Buy A Domain Name.
In this blog post I will be reviewing how to pick and purchase a domain name. If you are more interested in watching a play-by-play screen cast please check out the video above.
Step 1: What is a domain name?
If you are joining us after watching the video you are probably already clear on what a domain name is and why you need one. Go ahead and skip to the next section. If not read on.
www.getmegeeky.com – That is my domain name.
Many years ago you had to type in http://www.getmegeeky.com (this is called a URL), but now all you need to put in is the domain and it will automatically direct you.