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How to Change Author URL Slug and Base in WordPress

How to Change Author URL Slug and Base in WordPress

WordPress comes with built-in support for SEO friendly URL structure, also known as pretty permalinks. This feature allows you to choose URLs for your posts, pages, and categories by editing their slugs. However, WordPress does not allow you to choose a slug for author pages.… Read More »

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Apr 18, 2014
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What’s New in WordPress 3.9

What's New in WordPress 3.9

WordPress 3.9 arrived yesterday with lots of improvements and new features. At WPBeginner, we followed the development closely, and published an article about what’s coming in WordPress 3.9 with screenshots. We are glad to report that all the features we were excited about made their… Read More »

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Apr 17, 2014
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How to Setup CloudFlare Free CDN in WordPress

How to Set up CloudFlare Free CDN in WordPress

Page speed is a crucial element in determining your website’s search engine rankings. Not to mention, slow websites lead to a bad user experience. We are often asked by our users how does WPBeginner load so fast. The answer is simple, we use W3 Total… Read More »

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Apr 16, 2014
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How to Display Social Media Followers Count as Text in WordPress

How to Display Social Follower Count in WordPress

Have you come across a site that shows their social media followers count along with the icons? Recently, one of our users asked us if there was an easy way to show their social media follower count as text in WordPress without writing any code.… Read More »

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Apr 14, 2014
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How to Add Caption to Images in WordPress

How to Add Caption Text to Images in WordPress

Ever wonder how some sites add small texts below their images? Well that’s a caption. It comes in handy if you want to provide additional details about your image. WordPress comes with a built-in functionality to add captions to your photos. In this article, we… Read More »

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Apr 11, 2014
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How to Block Spam Comments in WordPress with CAPTCHA

How to Block Spam Comments in WordPress With Captcha

Comment spam can be a very annoying issue for WordPress beginners. There are may ways to combat comment spam, but if you do not have time to deal with the ever increasing number of spam comments, then there is always an option to block spam… Read More »

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Apr 10, 2014
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How to Find and Insert Creative Commons Licensed Images in WordPress

WP Inject - Finding Images

Finding images for blog posts is a challenge that every blogger must face. Previously, we shared some of our favorite sources to find royalty free images. One of the sources is creative commons search which uses, Flickr, one of the biggest resource of creative commons… Read More »

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Apr 9, 2014
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How to Rearrange Post Edit Screen in WordPress

Custom Post Edit Screen

After using WordPress for a while, you may notice that there are some areas of the post edit screen that you do not use at all. Similarly, you will notice certain sections that you use more often, but they are not ideally placed on the… Read More »

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Apr 8, 2014
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