It is liberating to set up a blog where you can share your ideas with the world. For that reason, WordPress is an incredibly popular option for bloggers of all descriptions. Continue reading to find out how you can make WordPress easier to use.

It is easy to use video blogging on your WordPress site. This will require you to make special preparations, but it will be worth the effort. Video blogs are perfect for Internet users who are visual. A video can clearly convey a message that is hard to explain with the written word; this makes video a powerful marketing tool.

Sometimes you may spend a lot of time adjusting your WordPress blog and then mistakenly think none of your changes have been saved. This is probably not true. Clear you cache to get rid of this problem. Try pressing and holding ”shift” while refreshing to view your changes. You can improve search engine rankings if you take some time with your pictures while you’re uploading them. Always add in title and alternate text tags. Your title will show up when something is ”pinned” on Pintrest.

Limit the number of WordPress plugins you use to a minimum. Of course plugins are cool and fun, but each one that is added increases the time it takes your website to load. The web site will load more slowly and affect your search engine rank. Slower sites do not appear as high in search rankings as optimized sites.