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Innovators: Co-Founder of Clothes Horse, Vik Venkatraman

Innovators. They come in many forms. They dream big but they aren’t just dreamers. They form raw ideas into cool products with disruptive business models. They shatter entire industries and leave established leviathans running scared with their tails between their legs. The Innovators interview series connects you with the most driven people on the planet. What makes them tick? What advice do …

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Inside Automattic, The Company Behind WordPress.com

WordPress, the incredibly popular content management system that runs this very blog (via WordPress.org), absolutely rocks in my opinion. I’ve been using it for years and can’t recommend it fast enough. If it wasn’t for WordPress, I think the world would be a very, very different place with far less information being shared in a meaningful, easy-to-access way. That’s why …

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Use VaultPress to Un-Hack and Backup Your WordPress Blog

If you’re unfamiliar with VaultPress, allow me to introduce you. VaultPress provides WordPress security, backup and support for self-hosted blogs. With VaultPress, you’re content is backed up in realtime and synched across 3 grids (the Automattic grid and at least 2 other cloud services) so there’s no way you’re going to lose any content. You’ll also get backup stats and …

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Blogging Basics for Beginners (Plus Tons of Resources)

Recently I was asked to present a workshop on basic blogging to a group of pastors wives. I’m posting the main points from that talk here. The end result is a pretty decent guide to blogging for total beginners although experienced bloggers will probably find some useful tidbits as well. This article will teach you the definition of blogging, explain …

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