Evaluating the WordPress 2.8 upgrade. Overall rating. 8.5 out of 10. Top WIN: more user control over "screens"; Top FAIL: interface problems for SAVING widget edits.
There are amazing tools and websites set up to help you do your web site better. Today I am focusing on performance and validating functionality. Several tools are Firefox plugins and some are web based.
1. Domain and hosting setup. (7 minutes - according to godaddy) 2. Install and add plugins and themes to taste. (5 minutes) 3. SEO and SEM everything (10 minutes) 4. Measure and probe with Analytics and WebmasterTools (6 minutes - setup accounts) 5. Write (2 minutes - cleanup, edit your hello world post to actually say hello)