Blog Design For Dummies

Author: Melissa Culbertson

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118554787

Category: Computers

Page: 352

View: 3930

Release On

The average blogger does not typically have experience with design or coding, but that shouldn't deter them from having a professional-looking blog design. This friendly and easy-to-understand guide provides you with the tools you need to establish a creative, unique, and aesthetically memorable blog without having to learn how to code beyond some basic CSS. Whether you're looking to write for a major brand, become a brand ambassador, sell a product, acquire new clients, advocate for a cause, or simply tell a story, you'll find design tricks, helpful techniques, and invaluable advice for creating a great-looking and functional blog. Provides the tools you need to understand what makes a successful blog from a design standpoint Teaches you CSS coding that can be used to create an effective blog design that gets noticed Helps you make design decisions regarding colors, fonts, and imagery Places special emphasis on providing your readers with a site that is easy to use thanks to smart navigation Blog Design For Dummies empowers you to make smart and creative adjustments to your blog so that you can be the proud owner of an effective blog design that gets noticed!

Blogging für Dummies

Author: Susannah Gardner,Shane Birley

Publisher: Wiley-VCH

ISBN: 9783527704811

Category: Computers

Page: 304

View: 5239

Release On

Express yourself! Mit dem eigenen Weblogbuch ist das im Internet ein Kinderspiel: für Privatpersonen, die vom letzten Urlaub schwärmen, aber auch für Firmen, die Interessantes aus Ihrem Geschäftsleben der Öffentlichkeit zugänglich machen. In "Blogging für Dummies" erfahren Sie, wie Sie Ihren eigenen Blog starten, die richtige Software finden und das passende Design auswählen. Finden Sie Ihre Blog-Nische, kurbeln Sie mit einem Firmen-Blog Ihr Geschäft an und gehen Sie souverän mit Spam und unerwünschten Kommentaren um. Starten Sie durch und machen Sie Ihren Blog mit zusätzlichen Features wie Widgets, Podcasts und Videoblogs zum Hingucker!

WordPress für Dummies

Author: Lisa Sabin-Wilson

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 3527804986

Category: Computers

Page: 371

View: 5594

Release On

Gestalten Sie mit WordPress Ihre Website - auch wenn Sie keinerlei Vorkenntnisse haben! Profitieren Sie von Tausenden meist kostenlosen Design-Vorlagen, den WordPress-Themes. WordPress begann als einfache Weblog-Software und ist inzwischen das beliebteste System zur Gestaltung von Webseiten überhaupt. Dieser Entwicklung trägt dieses Buch Rechnung: Hier finden Sie Rat und Hilfe - als Blogger, als Webseiten-Designer, als Anfänger und als Umsteiger. Schritt für Schritt erfahren Sie, wie Sie Ihre Webseite oder Ihren Blog aufbauen, Bilder und Videos einbinden und vieles mehr.



Web Design For Dummies

Author: Lisa Lopuck

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118004906

Category: Computers

Page: 352

View: 9357

Release On

Provides information on designing, building, and maintaining a Web site, discussing such topics as web color, file formats, platform selection, content management, analytics, and search engine optimization.

Mobile Web Design For Dummies

Author: Janine Warner,David LaFontaine

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9780470931905

Category: Computers

Page: 384

View: 9877

Release On

The perfect place to learn how to design Web sites for mobile devices! With the popularity of Internet access via cell phones and other mobile devices, Web designers now have to consider as many as eight operating systems, several browsers, and a slew of new devices as they plan a new site, a new interface, or a new sub-site. This easy-to-follow friendly book guides you through this brave new world with a clear look at the fundamentals and offers practical techniques and tricks you may not have considered. Explores all issues to consider in planning a mobile site Covers the tools needed for mobile design, in particular XHTML and CSS Shows you how to plan for multimedia, e-commerce, and marketing your site, including adding audio, video, and social networking Provides real-world examples and tips to help you avoid common pitfalls If you're contemplating Web design in a mobile world, start first with this practical guide.

WordPress For Dummies

Author: Lisa Sabin-Wilson

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1119088550

Category: Computers

Page: 432

View: 6834

Release On

Not a WordPress guru? No worries! You can become a pro in no time It seems as though the world revolves around websites and blogs these days, and with WordPress For Dummies, 7th Edition you can join the fun! This easy-to-read book is packed with the information you need to navigate the world of WordPress, and all of the content is updated to keep you up to speed with the latest updates. The insight this resource offers will equip you to take on the art of blogging or running a website with confidence. Whether you're new to the blogging community or you're looking to maximize your website by extending your use of WordPress features, WordPress For Dummies, 7th Edition is a book you need on your shelf. With state-of-the-art features, WordPress offers effective user support, and the flexibility to merge your creative ideas with more traditional blogging conventions, WordPress has become the go-to resource for bloggers who want to be noticed. Of course, succeeding in the crowded blogging space requires more than simply starting a blog; a working knowledge of your blogging platform goes a long way in creating a successful site. By understanding the platform upon which you're building your blog, you can take advantage of the features and capabilities that will ultimately help your voice be heard. Get setup with a new WordPress.org account Pick the perfect web host Leverage the power of WordPress as a CMS tool Forget one website—manage as many as you want! WordPress For Dummies, 7th Edition is the all-inclusive guide you need to start—and maintain—a WordPress site.

Google Blogger For Dummies

Author: Susan Gunelius

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9780470469965

Category: Computers

Page: 384

View: 8174

Release On

Are you bemused by blogs? Eager to become a blogger? Google Blogger For Dummies can help you start blogging sooner than you think. More than 14 million people are promoting a business, connecting with family and friends, and sharing opinions with Google Blogger. This book helps you start a Blogger account, create content, build an audience, make money from your blog, and more, all without learning to program. You’ll be able to: Learn the parts of a blog, what Blogger does, and how to choose goals and blog topics Choose a domain name, learn to use the dashboard, pick a template, and configure settings Dress up your blog with themes and find out where to get plenty of free ones Learn blogging etiquette and some secrets for long-term success Make money from your blog with Google Adsense, contextual and text link ads, and merchandising with CafePress Set up multi-user blogs or branch into mobile blogging, podcasting, or video blogging Take advantage of social networking sites and learn simple search engine optimization techniques Maintain your blog with tools like Blog This! and Quick Edit Moderate comments effectively, track your stats, and more Google Blogger is a great choice for beginning bloggers, and Google Blogger For Dummies gives you the know-how to venture confidently into the blogosphere.

Food Blogging For Dummies

Author: Kelly Senyei

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118239385

Category: Computers

Page: 320

View: 1087

Release On

Bloggers and foodies everywhere will want this full-color book The only thing better than cooking and eating is talking about it! Combine your two loves—food and blogging—with this ultimate guide for food bloggers everywhere. Food Blogging For Dummies shows you how to join the blogosphere with your own food blog. This unique guide covers everything: how to identify your niche, design your site, find your voice, and create mouthwatering visuals of your best recipes and menus using dazzling lighting and effects. You'll learn how to optimize your blog for search, connect with social media, take your blog mobile, add widgets, and much more. Walks you through the technicalities of starting your own food blog Explores what you need to consider before your first post ever goes public Shows you how to create lip-smacking food visuals using special lighting and clever effects Explains SEO and how to make sure your site and recipes are searchable Goes into social media and how to use it effectively with your blog Here's everything you need to know about food blogging.

Blogging For Dummies

Author: Susannah Gardner,Shane Birley

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118151941

Category: Computers

Page: 394

View: 3586

Release On

Presents detailed information about blogging, discussing how to set up and maintain a blog, find the right audience, add photographs and audio, use social networks for promotions, and explore money making options.

Webdesign für Dummies

Author: Lisa Lopuck

Publisher: VCH

ISBN: 9783527703296

Category: Web site development

Page: 348

View: 2238

Release On

Annotation Schöne Websites leben nicht alleine von vielen bunten Bildern und zeitgemäßer Programmierung. Eine gute und vor allem professionelle Website zeichnet sich dadurch aus, dass dahinter ein durchdachtes Konzept steht, dass sich die Site gut navigieren lässt und dass sich die angesprochene Zielgruppe gerne auf der Website aufhält. Wie man das erreicht, zeigt Lisa Lopuck in "Webdesign für Dummies". Sie erklärt, wie man den Webauftritt zielgruppenorientiert konzipiert und plant, wie man das passende Design für die angesprochene Zielgruppe entwickelt und worauf man achten muss, damit sich die fertige Website auch schnell aufbaut. Außerdem gibt sie eine kleine Einführung in die Websiteprogrammierung, die Gestaltung sowie den Einsatz von Typografie und Farben. Das Buch ist durchgängig farbig und enthält viele Beispiele und Anregungen.

WordPress For Dummies eBook Set

Author: Lisa Sabin-Wilson

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118605411

Category: Computers

Page: 1313

View: 5360

Release On

Two complete e-books on WordPress for one low price! This unique value-priced e-book set brings together two bestselling For Dummies books in a single e-book file. Including a comprehensive table of contents and the full text of each book, complete with cover, this e-book set gives you in-depth information on designing a website in WordPress as well as using WordPress for blogging. Best of all, you'll pay less than the cost of each book purchased separately. You'll get the complete text of: WordPress For Dummies, which shows you how to Plan and write your blog, manage comments, and handle other basics Decide whether to have your blog hosted or do it yourself Learn to use themes, widgets, and FTP Add images, photo galleries, video and audio files, and more WordPress Web Design For Dummies, which covers Designing a website with WordPress that can accommodate social media, e-commerce, and more Building an effective navigation menu to make your site user-friendly Using plugins to add galleries, social communities, and forums Creating a custom WordPress theme from scratch About the author Lisa Sabin-Wilson is founder and Creative Director of E.Webscapes Design Studio, a web design company specializing in blog design and development with WordPress.

Launch a WordPress.com Blog In A Day For Dummies

Author: Lisa Sabin-Wilson

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118379780

Category: Computers

Page: 96

View: 1046

Release On

Let this 96-page e-book show you the quick and easy way tolaunch your blog WordPress is among the most popular blogging platforms. Ifyou're ready to start your WordPress blog, this handy e-book willget you going. It gets right to the point, showing you how tocreate a WordPress.com account, navigate WordPress.com and use theDashboard, customize blog settings, use themes, organize your blog,and dress it up with widgets and upgrades. A special link todummies.com provides additional information, including videotutorials that boost your blog IQ. Read it today and have your blogup and running tomorrow! This highly focused e-book gives you the straight line onsetting up a blog using WordPress.com Walks you through creating your account, navigatingWordPress.com and using the Dashboard, choosing a theme for yourblog, customizing settings, and organizing your blog bycategories Provides further materials, including video tutorials onestablishing settings and privacy controls, plus step-by-stepinstructions for setting up your blog Launch a WordPress.com Blog In A Day For Dummies is thequick and easy way to join the blogosphere with WordPress.com.

Professional Blogging For Dummies

Author: Susan J. Getgood

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 0470901500

Category: Computers

Page: 384

View: 8706

Release On

Take your hobby to the next level and turn your blog into real income Anyone who blogs knows that it is a fun, creative way for sharing thoughts and opinions. Now imagine making money from that hobby! This practical, how-to guide shows you how you can get serious about using your blog and implement advertising, sponsorship, partnerships, and affiliate marketing options to turn your hobby into extra income, or even a full-time career. Helpful examples and featured articles with topic experts and bloggers who have built successful business demonstrate how to promote your business or build a blog-based business. Discusses finding your niche, adhering to legal considerations, establishing your disclosure and privacy policies, and dealing responsibly with review requests Introduces ideas for advertising and other monetization options and recommends promotional avenues to explore Suggests creative ways to keep your blog fresh, unique, and interesting Provides tips for monitoring and measuring your success Professional Blogging For Dummies opens the door to a world of money-making blogging possibilities!

Corporate Blogging For Dummies

Author: Douglas Karr,Chantelle Flannery

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9780470901472

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 384

View: 3720

Release On

Establish a successful corporate blog to reach your customers Corporate blogs require careful planning and attention to legal and corporate policies in order for them to be productive and effective. This fun, friendly, and practical guide walks you through using blogging as a first line of communication to customers and explains how to protect your company and employees through privacy, disclosure, and moderation policies. Blogging guru Douglas Karr demonstrates how blogs are an ideal way to offer a conversational and approachable relationship with customers. You’ll discover how to prepare, execute, establish, and promote a corporate blogging strategy so that you can reap the rewards that corporate blogging offers. Shares best practices of corporate blogging, including tricks of the trade, what works, and traps to avoid Walks you through preparing a corporate blog, establishing a strategy, promoting that blog, and measuring its success Reviews the legalities involved with a corporate blog, such as disclaimers, terms of service, comment policies, libel and defamation, and more Features examples of successful blogging programs throughout the book Corporate Blogging For Dummies shows you how to establish a corporate blog in a safe, friendly, and successful manner.

Tumblr For Dummies

Author: Sue Jenkins

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118370821

Category: Computers

Page: 168

View: 5614

Release On

Create a Tumblelog and start posting--this fun, portable guideshows you how Tumblr may be a microblogging platform, but there's nothingmicro about it. There's no limit to what you can post in yourblog--from text, photos, and links to audio, video, slideshows, andmore. Now you can join the over 28 million Tumblelogs on Tumblrwith this handy, portable guide. In the popular, For Dummies,easy-access style, this practical book shows you exactly what to doto get the most out of Tumblr. Set up your account, choose a theme,post from your computer or phone, see how to reblog content, andbefore you know it, you're off and Tumbling. Guides you in how to join and get the most out of Tumblr Shows you how to set up an account, choose a theme, customizeyour Tumblelog, and use the dashboard Explains how to follow other Tumblr users and reblog theircontent, and post from your browser, phone, or email Offers tips, trick, and techniques to make everything easy All the detail you need to get up and running on this funmicroblogging platform is here, in Tumblr For Dummies PortableEdition.

Don't make me think!

Web & Mobile Usability: Das intuitive Web

Author: Steve Krug

Publisher: MITP-Verlags GmbH & Co. KG

ISBN: 3958457665

Category: Computers

Page: 216

View: 6093

Release On


Social Media Design For Dummies

Author: Janine Warner,David LaFontaine

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118707842

Category: Computers

Page: 352

View: 2101

Release On

Learn to design professional and effective social mediaprofiles! Whether you're trying to attract a new employer or get new fansto notice your brand, your social media profiles need todistinguish you from the masses. Packed with the secrets behind thehottest Facebook timelines, Twitter backgrounds, and LinkedInprofiles, this fun-but-straightforward guide shows you how tocreate eye-catching social media profiles with a professional,cohesive design. Includes online resources and downloadable templates that allowyou to make your own profiles quick and easy Reveals techniques for making a memorable and unique Twitterbackground, Facebook profile and page, LinkedIn profile, Google+profile, and more Details ways in which to use Pinterest boards and cover photosto showcase your brand Shows you how to make the most of Rebelmouse and YouTube. Social Media Design For Dummies is a must-haveintroductory guide to creating a professional, effective, andcohesive design that will better communicate your brand's story tofuture partners, employers, and customers.