How to Setup WordPress Discussion Settings for a Business Website

Initial WordPress Setup – Discussion Settings for a Business or Corporate Website
The Corporate Marketing Team developers use the following Discussion Settings to maximize our clients time.  As a rule business and corporate website do not want to allow discussion on their posts and pages, because the time spent culling through the spam and junk comments could literally take hours each and every day.

We have had customers that allowed anyone to comment on their posts receive hundreds of thousand of spam comments a day.  Most spam comments contain links to pull your visitors away from and off of your website and …Read More

How to Setup the WordPress Reading and Writing Settings for a Business Website

Initial WordPress Setup – Writing and Reading Settings for Business or Corporate Website
The Corporate Marketing Team developers use the following settings to maximize our clients productivity and time management:
Writing Settings:

Size of the post box – we recommend 55 lines or more. The default setting of 20 lines is just too small and we would like to be able to see the whole text and content of any given page or post that we are adding. 55 lines will allow us to see the whole page.
Formatting – we check both boxes.
Default link category – we always delete the default WordPress links …Read More

How to Setup the WordPress General Settings for a Business Website

Initial WordPress Setup for Business or Corporate Website
How you setup the initial WordPress General settings on your new business or corporate website is just as important as the content included in the design and development of your website. The settings that the developers at Corporate Marketing Team use on a business or corporate website are probably different than the settings used by a blogger on their personal website or blog. We use the following settings to maximize our clients productivity and time management, both important when running a business.
Basic WordPress Settings
General Settings

Site Title: is the business name, however if you …Read More

WordPress Plug-ins

WordPress Plug-ins Recommended by Corporate Marketing Team
We use WordPress plug-ins to improve the functionality and to create websites that are optimized for the search engines. In the past a web developers or search engine specialist would have to manually submit a new .xml sitemap to Google, Yahoo, and Bing every time any new content whether that content is text, an image, or a video to a website. WordPress developers have created plug-ins or extension that will handle most of the search engine optimization (SEO) work for you.
Here is a list of WordPress Plug-ins that we use on every website we …Read More