Blog Maintenance Monthly Checklist for WordPress Bloggers

Blog Maintenance Checklist

Blog Maintenance Checklist: 18 things you should do monthly for your WordPress Blog It’s been a while since I last published a post for my Blogging 101 series. I was sadly inspired to write this post due to a sad series of events and a realization that Google was not crawling MamaNYC as much as […]

Genesis Framework & StudioPress Theme: How To Install on WordPress

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As an avid Genesis framework user and fan, I am always trying to recruit fellow bloggers. MamaNYC has been on the Genesis Framework ever since I moved onto WordPress and can’t imagine myself leaving! Incase you don’t know what I am talking about… As explained on, it’s best to think of WordPress as the engine of […]

Get Paid Blogging: How to Find Paid Opps & Jobs – Blogging 101

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  Learn How to Get Paid Blogging! Every blogger wants to know how and where to find paid jobs. Monetizing your blog is actually very easy to get started, but being a sucess requires determination and dediction. It isn't as simple as you might think, but it isn't difficult once you get your feet wet […]

Using Google Images: Copyrights & Google Images is NOT Public Domain


TODAYS TOPIC IS…  Google Images HAVE Copyrights.  Google Images is NOT Public Domain! I’ll probably definitely be discussing this issue much more in depth sometime in the immediate future, but I just have to get it off my chest today. Since I’ve been meaning to start a new segment where I basically discuss things that […]

Blog Plagiarism: Stolen Content? Find & Prevent Copying – Blogging 101


  Stolen Content? Find & Prevent Blog Plagiarism and Copying on YOUR Blog! The last blogging tutorial here on MamaNYC discussed how to find stolen images and what to do about it. This was a difficult post for me to write since it dealt with an issue that hit SO close to home. Well, I won’t lie. The words came POURING out as […]

Blogger or WordPress ~ Blogging 101 Tutorial Domain + Hosting Tips

Blogging 101 - Tips, How To Blog, Advice

Blogger or WordPress {PLUS} Domain + Hosting Options   So, you wanna start a blog? You are confused and don’t know if you should go with Blogger or WordPress, self-hosted or free? You’ve considered the negative effects of joining the Blogosphere, weighed the pros and cons against your sanity, and think it’ll be a good idea to […]