About Nathan Weller

Hi, I'm Nathan Weller - a Columbus, Ohio based artist, blogger, and entrepreneur with a fierce passion for artistic community. I'm also the founder and CEO of Black Cat Digital Publishing, a digital content solution for individuals and businesses alike. You can find me on twitter or reach out to me by email at [email protected]

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So, you’ve just installed WordPress and signed in to your new WordPress via “yourwebsite.com/wp-admin”. Now what? If you’re unfamiliar with WordPress, your first encounter with the admin section can seem intimidating, but we assure you, with a little exploration and experimentation you will get the hang of it in no time. This post can be your guide. The Dashboard The backend of your brand new WordPress website will look like this: The home page of your admin is called just that, Home, and it is located as a submenu under Dashboard on your admin’s main sidebar menu. You’ll notice right […]

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In this post we’re going to show you three ways to install a WordPress plugin. But first, let’s take a moment to make sure we all know exactly what a WordPress plugin is and what it does. A WordPress plugin is a php script that extends the functionality of your WordPress website, allowing your site to do something it otherwise wouldn’t be able to do–such as integrate a newsletter service like mailchimp; sync your website with facebook; create an editorial workflow/calendar; and the list could go on. A good rule of thumb to follow when locating a plugin on the […]

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This post was updated on October 3, 2014 In this post we’re going to show you how to install WordPress on your host in just a few minutes. Part of what makes installing WordPress so quick and easy is its popularity. WordPress is far and away the most popular content management system in the world and because of this most hosts have created what’s called a “one-click” WordPress installation feature. I’ll show you this method first and then what is known as the manual method of installing WordPress via FTP (file transfer protocol) second. Using Your Host’s “One-Click” WordPress Installation […]

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Of all the colors in the visual spectrum, few are more pleasing to the eye than blue. Blue has dozens of pleasant associations; a vibrant afternoon sky, a breezy body of water, the deep sheen of a sapphire, just to name a few. Blue is very popular because it doesn’t overwhelm like some other colors do, and it can provide a more professional appearance to your content. There are countless websites that use blue as their primary color scheme, and the ones we’ve provided here are great for presenting a professional and easy-to-look-at page. Take a look! 1. TheCorporation Regular […]

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WP Email Capture is a free WordPress plugin that helps users build email lists and distribute digital products. It’s got a four star rating in the WordPress Plugin Directory and with some recent updates (last month) it looks like they’re keeping it simple and “well oiled”. Attributes I find incredibly attractive when it comes to a plugin because frankly, I’m a little tired at the moment of monster plugins with seemingly hundreds of features and settings. Needless to say WP Email Capture peaked my interest and so of course I had to take the plugin for a test drive and […]



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