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MOVING THE NEEDLE ON WORDPRESS

Well, I finally figured out enough WordPress to get my simple site up and running. Did about an hour and a half consulting with the wonderful Joanne Henig, co-founder and curator of the Long Island Photo Gallery. She is a brilliant web designer, in addition to her other talents as a photographer and gallerist.

She helped me get through what can be a vexing experience — learning how to do stuff on the WordPress Dashboard. But beware: one wrong keystroke and your whole layout can go kaput! Fortunately, I learned how to use the preview command before the update command to test things before I went live.

This is a very basic site, really baby stuff when you consider all WordPress can do, but I am up and running for very little money… and that’s good!

And now, here’s a photo that I have licensed:

Found this on a lobby wall in Bushwick, Brooklyn and shot with my Samsung Galaxy Note 4. Nice to always have a camera at the ready!

December 2017