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Two Favorite Free WordPress Photo Gallery Plugins (ones that you may not be aware of)

Two Favorite Free WordPress Photo Gallery Plugins

For many years I used NextGen to create, manage and display photo galleries in WordPress. It was and is a very good gallery plugin. But then WordPress’ native image tools became much much better following the version 3.1 and subsequent updates. And I like being able keep all the images together in WordPress’ native media … Read more

Not all websites are created equal. There is a difference, the most important ones you can’t see

Not all websites are created equal

Here is what I mean. Some websites are passive websites that require you to market them. They are search marketing inept and need Adwords and other paid promotion to receive visitors. My websites are dynamic sites with active search marketing and SEO features and are social network aware to continually present your goods and services … Read more

Wall Street Journal reveals average US wedding cost is really about $15K, or less!

Wall Street Journal reveals average US wedding cost is really about $15K, or less!

One of the dirty little secrets of the wedding press is that the oft-repeated statistic that the average US per wedding spending is approaching $30,000 is really a lie. Last May in a blog post titled “Lies, damned lies and statistics”, I pointed this out using recent figures from The Wedding Report. Using The Wedding Report’s … Read more