New to blogging? Confused by the unusual language that comes along with blogging and bloggers? Here are some top terms that can help keep you in the loop and simplify some of the common blogging terms. Blogroll – A blogroll is a list of websites that are usually displayed in the sidebar of the blog showing who the blogger reads regularly or most frequently. Blogosphere – This term refers to the internet blogging community and all of the conversations within that sphere. Podcasting – A method of distributing multimedia auto and video files online to viewers. Podcasting allows viewers to view or playback on mobile devices. Moblog – A moblog is a blog published directly to the web from a mobile device. These blogs are updated more frequently since they can post and update on the go. Vlogging – Also known as video blogging or blog is a variant of blogging that uses video to spread messages instead of text. Interested in great blogging platforms? WordPress, Blogspot, Blogger, Typepad and LiveJournal are platforms that have variances to fit your blogging needs. Need help with your blog? Contact us.
We hope you are all adjusting to the new ‘normal’, staying safe and well. As you know, Nashville Geek is a small team that does big things. We appreciate your patience, flexibility, and understanding as we too navigate this unusual time in our history.
Our good friend TJ Barbe-Marbois and his team built Vero – True Social and we’ve been following their progress since the app was in beta. We’re proud to see their hard work and original vision coming to fruition. Last week, Vero was the #1 download in 18 countries for both iOS and Android app stores. Congratulations to Vero – True Social!
Moving your WordPress website to a new host can seem intimidating. There’s one handy tool, the DNS record, that helps us migrate sites without interruption to all the other services connected to your site like subdomains, emails, domain verifications, and secure forms.
CSS v HTML – Still confused? Think of HTML as the Architecture & engine of your website. HTML describes the placement of content such as text or pictures and retrieves online information. CSS is the Interior Designer that communicates what colors, fonts, and designs the website’s content will have.