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Tips for Members and Guests of Tdot Studio
We have some recommendations for our members and visitors that should help you get a better experience when using this site. Please read on and if you have a question let us know!
Register – for the best experience, please register. It takes only a minute or two, and as a registered member you can comment on posts, and access members-only materials including events, blog posts and other exclusive content. During spring, summer and fall members participate in photo walks and can attend webinars. Registration is required before you can upgrade your membership.
Upgrade Your Membership – Please consider upgrading your membership. While there’s definitely a lot you can see and do on this site as a guest or logged in member, but we have built quite a few perks for our paying membership. As Studio Plus and Studio Pro members you can access premier elements like our founder Mike Simpson’s blog, and you can take one of our online courses and get your own WordPress site on our network.
Read the Blog / Comment on Posts – One of the biggest elements of the site is the blog, which has posts by Tdot Studio staff and our members. If you are logged in you can participate by commenting on posts.
Edit Your Profile / Bio – We have a large community of visitors and members. To make a good impression, please edit your profile by uploading a profile photo and write something for your bio. Your profile will also list your comments and articles (we happily accept contributions).
View Your Account Information – Are you wondering what kind of account you have? Most information about your account is viewable on the account information page. Check it out.
Contribute to Tdot Studio / Tdot Shots – We welcome contributions from our membership – let us know if you have an idea for an article. Contributors may be entitled to free Plus memberships and discounts to Pro memberships.
How to Get Started with WordPress (Take Our Course and Read this Post!) – Updated March 2023
Welcome to our guide to creating websites with WordPress. We cover a lot in this post and series. To get the most our of this information, be sure to join our WordPress course available to our Studio Plus and Studio Pro members)
This guide mirrors the content found in our comprehensive WordPress course: “Create and Design Websites with WordPress.” In our course we introduce you to concepts such as responsive and mobile-first web design, domain names and web hosting. the power of the WordPress platform, alternatives to WP, WordPress themes and plugins, and how to create a fresh design for a one-page WordPress site (similar to what is known in marketing as a landing page).
Logging in and Resetting Passwords
If you have any issues with logging in, please note that during week one, prior to Sat. August 14, some users received an extra “thanks for registering” email that contained a second random password. Should you ever wish to reset or create a new password please visit the password reset page. Useful links: Log inPassword…
How to Install WordPress Locally and Start Developing a WordPress Website
Note: This page may contain affiliate links for services we endorse. At no extra cost to you we may receive a small commission from any purchases you make after clicking through the links. Let’s Get Started In the course that is part of the Studio Plus and Studio Pro memberships, Mike goes over the process…
Information for Tdot Studio Pro Members with a Site on Our Network
Tdot Studio Network Support Member AccessIf you have a Studio Pro membership we have set up your site on our network: tdot.studioIf you have not registered for Tdot Studio please register and upgrade to Tdot Studio Pro membership to activate the site feature.Activations are done manually and you’ll receive an email after we create your…
Adding or Updating your Profile Photo and Bio
Every member of Tdot Studio has the opportunity to add or update their user profile photo. It’s easy and only takes a minute. If you have a short bio you prepared earlier this part is even easier! Adding or Updating Your Profile Photo Your first opportunity to add your image is on the registration page….