WordPress help for small business and self employed

Getting my new website on Google

Getting my new website on Google

Your the site is live to the public.  You finally pushed the button that closed the maintenance page or transferred the domain and there it is, in all it’s new glory!  So why, when you search for it on Google, does it not come up?  Where is it?  What’s...
Woocommerce product variations

Woocommerce product variations

[Relevancy: WordPress 4 and above; Woocommerce 2.5] Woocommerce is a widely used WordPress plugin for creating a shop on your site.  Simple to use and often bundled with ecommerce style templates, Woocommerce can have you up and running in a very short time.  However...
How to share a Private WordPress.com blog

How to share a Private WordPress.com blog

WordPress.com can be an excellent way to start blogging, getting your hand in writing blog posts and getting used to how WordPress operates.  WordPress.com will give you a free site for basic blogging.  You can upgrade to paid options if you want more flexibility but...
WordPress posts sort order

WordPress posts sort order

If you are writing a “standard” blog then the posts on your blog will appear in the order that you write them.  The word ‘blog’ does of course come from ‘weblog’ or ‘web log’ – a form of online diary.  And for many...
Which WordPress version have I got?

Which WordPress version have I got?

This article is relevant for WordPress version 3.x and 4.x It’s all very well to be told that you need to keep WordPress up-to-date but once you have clicked that update button how do you know which version you are running? In the older versions of WordPress the...

rosemarie gantWelcome.  Does technology make you sigh?  Do you have ‘website envy’?  Do you look at other’s websites and wish yours could be like that?  Or read newsletters that seem effortlessly focussed, talking precisely to you – how do they do that?

I get you.  I’m here to help.

Hello – I’m Rosemarie Gant and I run a website business called Fresh Approach. If you work at something you love but sometimes need a little help to showcase that work online, that’s what I am here for. Websites, email newsletters, getting technology working for you rather than against you – that’s what I’m all about.

I am also a lover of bright shiny things so technology is a bit of a double edged sword for me.  I can easily get dragged in to spending hours in front of a screen when my heart and soul would rather give it a break and go walking with my ponies, gardening or playing with the family.  Balancing technology and life is the quest.  Scroll down for some ideas, inspiration and thoughts on what I am currently working on as I bet some of it is stuff you are doing too.  We can crack this together.  Let’s go…

Fresh Approach Website Management

Work / Life Balance

A personal blog on the continuous play of getting life and work to feel balanced.  How is it working out this week?  Come over and see.

Online Organisation

So many online organisational tools – so little time.  Which ones I use and why. Click here to read.