What to Do When Fixing a Website or in Maintenance Mode

This link explains how to have a maintenance mode or page for your website. There are 3 suggestions given: .htaccess, built-in wp maintenance page, or a plugin: http://www.hongkiat.com/blog/wordpress-maintenance/ This is a link explaining how to handle maintenance correctly with SEO in-mind. It suggests that you use http 503: http://yoast.com/http-503-site-maintenance-seo/ What to do with your planned maintenance for […]

Installing WordPress, Genesis Framework, and WP Whoosh

Install WordPress as your platform: http://codex.wordpress.org/Installing_WordPress (Some are using quick installs via the CPanel like Softaculous and Fantastico). Under Appearance > Themes, install Genesis framework (both framework and child theme): http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yt6AovXl8Ms Get a Genesis 2.0 Framework here (free download): http://www.techerhut.com/free-download-genesis-framework-2-0-1-from-studiopress/ Under Plugins, install WP Whoosh: http://www.wpwhoosh.com/tutorials/how-to-install-wp-whoosh/