Author Website Project

What’s Diane Penny Web Design up to now? Check out our latest project which includes an author website, branding, e-commerce, social networks, SEO, and digital marketing at R.W. Shelton Books located on our Portfolio Page. For information on how to set up your own professional website and stay up-to-date on current Web trends, use the […]

WordPress for Newbies Video Series Launch

As a thank you to the registered users of the Diane Penny Web Design website, I’m announcing the launch of my first YouTube video in the “WordPress for Newbies” video series. These videos will contain easy-to-follow instructions on how to develop a professional WordPress website. The topics covered in this video titled, “How to Choose […]

How to Integrate MailChimp with WordPress

In my last article titled, “Quickly Set Up a RSS MailChimp Campaign,” we set up a RSS MailChimp campaign for users to subscribe to a MailChimp list. This article covers the last step in setting up MailChimp on a WordPress website. This article will cover integrating MailChimp with WordPress using an API key. This integration […]

Thinking About Security? Think Amazon!

It's approaching that time of year when we settle into our homes in anticipation of long Winter nights surrounded by family and friends. We can enjoy this time of year even more if we make preparations for unforseen events that could interrupt these sentimental times of the year. We may not be able to prevent […]

Quickly Set Up a RSS MailChimp Campaign

In my last article titled, “Easily Engage with Subscribers Using MailChimp,” we installed a MailChimp list-subscribe form on the WordPress website. As promised, this article will cover setting up a RSS MailChimp campaign so that users that subscribe to the MailChimp list will receive a RSS feed every time you post to your blog. As […]

Easily Engage Subscribers Using MailChimp

In my last article titled, “Install Google Analytics on the WordPress Dashboard,” we installed Google Analytics using a WordPress plugin called ExactMetrics (formerly Google Analytics - GADWP). In this article we will setup MailChimp on the WordPress website so that users can sign up to be on the website’s email list. MailChimp is a poplar […]

School Supplies Change Lives

A new school year is just around the corner! Students are looking forward to having new clothes and new school supplies for the new school year. However, some students will only get the things that they need for school with the help of others. I grew up in a home with seven siblings. My father […]

Install Google Analytics on the WordPress Dashboard

In my last article titled, “Google FeedBurner in WordPress Made Easy,” we set up a RSS (Really Simple Syndication) feed on the website using Google FeedBurner. In this article we will install Google Analytics on the WordPress Dashboard using a plugin called ExactMetrics (formerly Google Analytics - GADWP). Google Analytics is a free website monitoring […]

Google FeedBurner in WordPress Made Easy

In my last article titled, "Tips for Adding Google Services to WordPress," we set up the Google Search Console and added a Google Maps widget to the website. In this article we will set up an RSS (Really Simple Syndication) feed on the website using Google FeedBurner. An RSS feed eliminates the need to visit numerous […]