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What’s New in WordPress 4.1

What's New in WordPress 4.1

WordPress 4.1 was released today with many new features and improvements. This release will be the last WordPress release for the 2014, and it comes with a shiny new default theme for 2015. In this article, we will show you what’s new in WordPress 4.1… Read More »

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Dec 18, 2014
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How to Add Icons for Custom Post Types in WordPress

How to Add Icons for Custom Post Types in WordPress

Ever wondered how you could add custom icons for your custom post types in WordPress? If so, then you’re in the right place. In this article, we will show you how to add icons for custom post types in WordPress. WordPress started using an icon… Read More »

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Dec 18, 2014
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How to Import Post Ideas from CSV Spreadsheet in WordPress

How to Import Post Ideas as Draft in WordPress

Recently, one of our users asked us if there was a way to import post ideas in WordPress from a spreadsheet. We did a quick research, and well of course there is a way. In this article, we will show you how to import post… Read More »

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Dec 17, 2014
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How to Build a Mobile App for Your WordPress with Reactor

How to Build a Mobile App for Your WordPress Based Business

Did you know that WordPress can power a mobile app, not just your website? For example, let’s say you have a church website in WordPress. You can create a mobile app that shows your video sermons, event photos, articles, and more. If you have a… Read More »

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Dec 16, 2014
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How to Add WordPress Widgets in Accessibility Mode

How to Add WordPress Widgets in Accessibility Mode

Some WordPress users find it challenging to use the drag and drop interface for adding WordPress widgets. What most users are unaware of is that there is a built-in accessibility mode for widgets in WordPress. In this article, we will show you how to add… Read More »

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Dec 15, 2014
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How to Save and Preview WordPress Posts Using Ctrl+S

How to Save and Preview WordPress Posts Using CTRL+S

Ctrl + S is a universal keyboard shortcut for saving your work across applications. When a beginner starts using WordPress, it’s a really weird experience to find that the most commonly used keyboard shortcut is not available. In this article, we will show you how… Read More »

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Dec 12, 2014
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How to Bulk Edit Featured Images in WordPress

How to Bulk Edit Featured Images in WordPress

Recently, one of our users asked us for a better way to bulk edit hundreds of featured images on their site. Featured images, commonly known as post thumbnails, are an essential part of many WordPress themes. Adding or removing featured images for a single post… Read More »

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Dec 11, 2014
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How to Add Image Icons With Navigation Menus in WordPress

Menu Icons in WordPress

Do you want to add icons in your WordPress navigation menu? Recently, one of our users asked for an easy way to add images as icons in navigation menus. In this article, we will show you how to add image icons in your WordPress navigation… Read More »

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Dec 10, 2014
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12 Vital Tips and Tools to Combat Comment Spam in WordPress

Combat Comment Spam

Are you receiving a lot of spam comments on your WordPress blog? You’re not the only one. Thankfully over the years, we have learnt several ways to combat comment spam in WordPress. In this article, we will share some of the most valuable tips, and… Read More »

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Dec 9, 2014
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How to Add YouTube Video as Fullscreen Background in WordPress

How to Add YouTube Video as Background in WordPress

Many top brands are using background videos to make their landing pages more interesting. If used carefully, a moving background can instantly grab attention of your visitors. In this article, we will show you how to add YouTube video as fullscreen background in WordPress. Video… Read More »

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Dec 8, 2014
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