Getting verified is free — so this is a complete no-brainer — but you do have to jump through a couple of hoops. Here’s how to verify your Facebook page.
Don’t let FTP scare you! It’s actually quite simple, and can be very helpful for managing your site.
I just had the pleasure of speaking alongside the fabulous Keidra Chaney, as we discussed the basics of Google Analytics — and how to avoid being completely overloaded by the volume of information it provides. We flew through a ton of information, and thought it would be helpful to make our slide deck available so folks can take a closer look and follow the various links to further resources.
Here’s a little primer on HTML and some easy instructions on how to add an image to your blog’s sidebar.