Category: WORDPRESS

Top 10 Plugins Your New WordPress Website Needs

Top 10 Plugins Your New WordPress Website Needs

  You babes know I’m all about my WordPress. I love it.   And you wanna know the #1 reason I love it so much?   PLUGINS!   Plugins are what make WordPress websites so insanely customizable and functional. Anything you want your website to do – trust me, there’s a plugin for that!   *This post may contain affiliate links for products I love. This means I earn a commission if you make a purchase through one of these links. For my full disclaimer, click here.*   So… What are Plugins? I know plugins can seem a little complex when you’re new to WordPress, so I’m gonna try to break it down in simple terms.   First, I want you to visualize your WordPress website as being like a large chunk of code (CSS and […]


WordPress.com vs WordPress.org: The 7 Major Differences You Need to Know About

WordPress.com vs WordPress.org: The 7 Major Differences You Need to Know About

  When I first started thinking about moving from Blogger to WordPress, I had no idea there were two different WordPress platforms.   Thank goodness I stumbled across that tidbit in an article somewhere. Otherwise I most likely would’ve ended up on WordPress.com without even knowing there was another option!   And don’t get me wrong – there’s nothing bad or “wrong” with WordPress.com. That’s not what I’m saying! BUT moving to WordPress.org was the one thing that made all the difference for me, my blog, and my business. I know that if I’d ended up on WordPress.com, I wouldn’t have seen half the growth I’ve experienced with Blog Beautifully!   There are some major, MAJOR differences between .com and .org, and I think you’ll find a lot of the […]


Set up Your Self-Hosted Website in 48 Hours with WordPress in a Weekend

Set up Your Self-Hosted Website in 48 Hours with WordPress in a Weekend

  Hello beautiful friends! Today is the day I can finally reveal the “Top Secret Project” I’ve been working on for the past few months. This is something I’ve poured my heart, soul, blood, sweat, and tears into, and to see it finally come to life is without-a-doubt the most exciting part of my blogging journey thus far!   What is it?…   *This post may contain affiliate links for products I love. This means I earn a commission if you make a purchase through one of these links. For my full disclaimer, click here.*   Welcome to… WordPress in a Weekend!   Before I tell you exactly what the WordPress in a Weekend course is all about, I want to tell you the story of why I created WordPress […]