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Blame WordPress For the World’s ProblemsLorelleSubscribe to Lorelle on WordPress.Feed on Lorelle on WordPressGoogle+ for Lorelle VanFossen.Follow on Twitter.Copyright Lorelle VanFossen of Lorelle on WordPress - All Rights Reserved.Give and Donate to Lorelle VanFossen of Lorelle on WordPress.

Thu, 11 Aug 2016 19:12:14 +0000

Let’s call this person “wise” using air quotes to give you a description of where they come from in life. This “wise” person confronted to me at a public event to announce that WordPress was evil and must be destroyed. “After all,” he informed me soundly. “While WordPress says it supports freedom of speech, it […](image)


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WordPress School: Copyright PolicyLorelleBadge - Learn WordPress with Lorelle VanFossen at WordPress School.Lorelle's WordPress School Assignment Badge.Subscribe to Lorelle on WordPress.Feed on Lorelle on WordPressGoogle+ for Lorelle VanFossen.Follow on Twitter.Copyright Lorelle VanFossen of Lorelle on WordPress - All Rights Reserved.Give and Donate to Lorelle VanFossen of Lorelle on WordPress.

Tue, 10 May 2016 19:55:48 +0000

We’ve started our mini-series on adding policies to your WordPress site with some basic information and details on how to organize and structure policies on your site. It’s time to evaluate the five different policies featured on almost all websites regardless of topic or goals in Lorelle’s WordPress School free online course. Remember, we add […](image)


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WordPress School: Adding PoliciesLorelleBadge - Learn WordPress with Lorelle VanFossen at WordPress School.Lorelle's WordPress School Assignment Badge.Subscribe to Lorelle on WordPress.Feed on Lorelle on WordPressGoogle+ for Lorelle VanFossen.Follow on Twitter.Copyright Lorelle VanFossen of Lorelle on WordPress - All Rights Reserved.Give and Donate to Lorelle VanFossen of Lorelle on WordPress.

Tue, 26 Apr 2016 21:32:44 +0000

It’s time to talk about policies in Lorelle’s WordPress School free online course. While every website, personal or professional, requires some policies, learning how to publish policies on a WordPress site involves learning about WordPress Pages as a content type, customizing the navigation menu, using jump links, creating lists, customizing links in Widgets, and a […](image)


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WordPress School: The Links in WordPressLorelleBadge - Learn WordPress with Lorelle VanFossen at WordPress School.Lorelle's WordPress School Assignment Badge.Subscribe to Lorelle on WordPress.Feed on Lorelle on WordPressGoogle+ for Lorelle VanFossen.Follow on Twitter.Copyright Lorelle VanFossen of Lorelle on WordPress - All Rights Reserved.Give and Donate to Lorelle VanFossen of Lorelle on WordPress.

Sat, 23 Apr 2016 19:13:13 +0000

In Lorelle’s WordPress School free online course today we will explore the most important thing on the web: links. Specifically how WordPress automatically generates links on your site and how you can add these same links within the content and elsewhere on your WordPress site. So far in this course we’ve covered the topic of […](image)


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Words and Pictures Course at Newspace Center for PhotographyLorelleScreenshot of blog post with photo of man standing in middle of labyrinth - Lorelle VanFossen.Subscribe to Lorelle on WordPress.Feed on Lorelle on WordPressGoogle+ for Lorelle VanFossen.Follow on Twitter.Copyright Lorelle VanFossen of Lorelle on WordPress - All Rights Reserved.Give and Donate to Lorelle VanFossen of Lorelle on WordPress.

Wed, 13 Apr 2016 16:32:45 +0000

I will be teaching Words and Pictures: Photoblogging and Web Publishing for Photographers at Newspace Center for Photography for 4 Wednesdays, May 11 – June 1 from 6:30-9:30PM in Portland Oregon. This is an intimate teaching location and limited seating, so register now for your spot. Teaching WordPress at the client, college, and workshop level […](image)


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WordPress and Web Writing Classes at Newspace Center for PhotographyLorelleNewspace Photography Center in Portland Oregon sign and classroom.

Wed, 09 Mar 2016 16:29:31 +0000

I’ve been teaching at Newspace Center for Photography in Portland, Oregon, for a year and it is one of the most fun programs and educational institutions I’ve worked with in a long time. Newspace Center for Photography is more than a gallery, though it is an outstanding gallery with powerful exhibits often based upon Pacific […](image)


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WordPress.com Not Displaying ImagesLorelleWeb Accessibility - Example of ALT descriptive text appearing when image does not load or appear.

Tue, 01 Mar 2016 20:23:13 +0000

UPDATE: WordPress.com reports that they have fixed the issue but it will take time for the images to process as there have been millions of images uploaded during the past 12 hours. They recommend waiting patiently. Some sites may update immediately, some may take 24 hours, though it is likely to be less. Just keep […](image)


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Your Site Now Visible to Search EnginesLorelle

Thu, 18 Feb 2016 16:25:56 +0000

WordPress.com sent an email alert out to WordPress.com users today stating that there was a technical issue with sites set to be hidden from search engines. Unfortunately, they’ve assumed that this is not what someone would want and they’ve turned on the site visibility to ensure search engines will find the site. Hi there, We […](image)


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