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4 April 2010 Wordpress

WordpressforiPad

Remember the WordPress App for iPhone, if you were not able to fully experience the touch posting to your blog using iPhone due the small screen, then this WordPress App for iPad is a must have, this application because of iPad’s big touch-screen is much more comfortable to type on and retains the same WordPress Features.

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2 April 2010 Wordpress

Your favorite Android application WordPress for Android has now reached version 1.1 with new features and user interface updates, you can download the WordPress App for your Android Smartphones like Droid, Nexus One, HTC Desire, etc. from the Android Market. New tweaks have been added to make this WordPress App more functional and intuitive on Android.

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11 July 2008 Apple,Software,Wordpress

ss1 WordPress has released the expected iPhone app this morning. It allow users of WordPress.com and the WordPress self hosted blogs to blog directly from their iPhone. The other blogging app released today is TypePad. These applications make mobile blogging a whole lot easier. Also live blogging can be done via these apps without any hitch. WordPress posted a video on their new iPhone blog featuring the cool things you can do with the “WordPress for iPhone” app.


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29 July 2007 Blogging,Wordpress


Note: This is the fourth and final part of the Series Shifting to WordPress
If you haven’t read the previous parts then they are below :

  1. 22 Reasons why your should be at WordPress Part 1
  2. Why you shouldn’t delay shifting to WordPress Part 2
  3. Checklist for Shifting to WordPress Part 3

Now you have got three things:

  • Your own Hosting
  • Your own Domain
  • WordPress installation package

If you have buyed the domain and hosting from the same company the Nameservers must be already assigned and you have saved yourself some time ,If however you buy Domain and Hosting from different companies which is considered the best practice among the most webmasters because all your eggs aren’t in the same basket…even i ve domain and hosting on different companies.So now you have to change the Nameservers at your domain control panel to the Nameservers given in the welcome mail of your hosting company .

They would look like this ns1.hostcompany.com,ns2.hostcompany.com.
By changing the Nameservers you are telling the 13 parent root servers on the internet to resolve your domain and to direct it towards your hosting company .

Now domain propagation needs time so it will take some time to www.yoursite.com to locate your hosting ,this is called DNS propagation usually it takes 24-72 hour time frame but i have noticed that nowadays DNS propagation took less time than before, now DNS get easily propagated in less than 24 hours.. (more…)

25 July 2007 Blogging,Wordpress


Note : This is third article in the series “Shifting to wordpress”
You can read the previous articles below:

  1. 22 reasons why you should blog at wordpress!
  2. Why you should not delay in shifting to wordpress?

After all the research and shaking your mind you decided to go for WordPress ..Aren’t you feeling excited yes you will and you will feel a little nervous also as you are shifting your hard work to completely new platform think of it as shifting your lovely home to a new place and you don’t even have a single idea what your new home have it for you…you will get new neighbors and you will get to
meet new people in that area.

Analogy with shifting home?
When you shift your home sweet home, the place where you live .Probably you might have spent uncalculated time to make it look like home ,you have beautified the bedroom,drawing room,your also made your study room look like a geek masterplace now for some reasons you want to shift home ..headache…so what, sometimes a man’s got to do what a man’s got to do .. you have to face responsibilities..am i getting serious:)

So you will need money to buy your new home..here you have to pay for Domain and hosting ,and you also want your home to look better than your neighbors house isn’t you,so you have to hunt for the best designer or look out for the best theme that matches your blog taste. (more…)

24 July 2007 Blogging,Wordpress


This is the second post of the series of Shifting to WordPress(With your own hosting) .You can read the first post in this series here at:

22 reasons why you should be at WordPress :Shifting to WordPress Part 1 (opens in same window)
22 reasons why you should be at WordPress :Shifting to WordPress Part 1 (opens in new window)

Here i am gonna to tell you about my experience with wordpress.

I have shifted to WordPress almost two week ago and i am still waiting for the reindexing of my previous posts by search engines which means i am missing out most of my traffic that has directly reduced my earnings. But there is an interesting part too,Fortunately i am able to retain almost half of my traffic while shifting to WordPress this has been made possible with the help of Post slug option available in the WordPress i will talk a little later about this.. (more…)

20 July 2007 Blogging,Wordpress


If you are already on WordPress than consider yourself lucky because you are on the World’s best blogging platform .If you are on any other blogging platform like blogger,Typepad,Movable Type then you should consider shifting to wordpress as if you don’t shift now ..than you have to shift later ..the more delay the more trouble you will face …i will try to cover the know how required to shift to WordPress in a series of posts of which this is the first one.

22 Reasons Why you need to shift to WordPress Platform (With your Own Hosting):

1) First impression

You will not overlooked ,if you are using a free blog hosting platform like blogger chances are that you will get overlooked by most of the people,Remember that there are a millions of blogs out there and nobody have that much time to read all of them,so with WordPress you stand a good chance to steal a impression.

2) Looks/Designs to die out for

Lots of themes of almost every niche.Whatever your blog niche/topic be, you will always find a theme that will suit your blog .

3) Complete control

With your own hosting you are the king ,you can setup subdomains to add more functionality to your blog like a directory,forums, tools etc only limited by your imagination. (more…)