Setting Up Your WordPress Blog

Blah Blah BloggingEveryone’s doing it, right?  Setting up a blog is a great way to share ideas and news with friends and family.  Setting up a blog is imperative for business.  Sharing quality content about products and services as well as related ‘edutainment’ type content enables a business to increase brand awareness, through social sharing, and improve customer service.

Whatever reason you have for creating a blog, doing it right from the outset will help you achieve your goals.  Ajeet Yadav ( has some tips on Jeff Bullas’ blog that just make sense, The 15 Most Common WordPress Mistakes to Avoid.  They’re easy to implement too.  Number seven stands out to me:

#7 — Using the Default Permalink

This is the link created when you add a new post.  It may look something like this:  Be sure and check your theme’s settings and change this to include the title of your post.  This will look better to your readers and help in search engine ranking.


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