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Multiple Uses for Subdomains

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In my earlier post I talked about the advantages of using subdomains. Today I will expand on this by giving more details of usage and the type of software you can install.  Software you can add to a subdomain Subdomains are ideal for adding additional or distinct features to your main site. Any software that you add to a main domain can be added to a subdomain without any conflicts. Good hosts will offer auto installs of a range of free software. My preferred host, Hostgator, offers two options: Quick Install and Fantastico Deluxe covering a wide range of good quality, […] Continue Reading…

Posted in Promotion and SEO, Tools and Resources, Wordpress

The WordPress CMS Site is Launched

The website that has been taking up my time and my passion, to the extent that I have not been posting here as often as I would like, is launched. The Fragile X Association of Australia now has an interactive site built around WordPress. From posts I have written before, you may know that I have a son with the condition and, at the time he was diagnosed. little was known about it – despite Fragile X Syndrome being the most common form of inherited intellectual disability and the own known genetic cause of Autism. I have since been on […] Continue Reading…

Posted in Fragile X Syndrome, Themes, Wordpress

Injader – A focused project

Guest Post by Ben Barden creator of Injader In the 10 years I’ve been online, I’ve used a lot of software, some of it good, some not so good. Every now and again I come across a system that seems to be offering something totally different from its original focus – and I ask, “it used to do this, didn’t it?” Straying from your original focus is a dangerous thing to do – you lose touch with the people who were interested in you in the first place. All systems have their benefits and drawbacks, along with their conventions and […] Continue Reading…

Posted in Design and Coding, Tools and Resources

Majestic WordPress Alternative and CMS

Searching for an easy to use, flexible blogging and Content Management System (CMS) for a new site I am creating for a client, I came across Majestic, created by web development company Injader. I need to create a site which will allow multiple users to easily add news and additional pages, upload photos to a gallery. I have created a number of sites using the Joomla CMS system so that their users could update the sites themselves once I had set them up. Each time the sites have either remained unchanged or I have had to to the updates myself […] Continue Reading…

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Take Advantage of Your Host

I have talked previously of the advantages of hosting your own blog but only from the perspective of the blog itself. Owning your own domain and hosting package has other plusses, giving you freedom to create additional content for blogging and personal purposes. All you need is enough free space on your host server to be able to install other software and the choices are endless. You may be thinking that this all sounds too hard and that you do not have the know how to install and manage anything more than blog software but, for a large proportion of […] Continue Reading…

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