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Recently, I wrote about the Technology Myth and the common misconception that people under 30 are somehow more adept at using technology than older generations.
This myth is pervasive, but it’s wrong.
This is because research proves that learning technology requires adequate tuition whatever your age.
This is great news for all those mature people — especially women — who believe they’re unable to acquire technology skills.
The truth is, anyone can learn to be tech-savvy and you can start by creating your very own WordPress blog.
Blogs are a great introduction to computer technology because they need no web design or programming skills to create a professional-looking site.
Some people start blogging with Blogger and Typepad because they find them easier to use.
But I prefer WordPress because of its user-friendly templates, plugins and community forums.
The following resources provide an excellent introductory guide to get you started:
And one more thing.
Checkout this groovy blog if you think technology is only for the young:
Sue Bell is an entertainment writer and author of Backpacked: A mostly true story, Beat Street and When Dreamworks came to Stanley.