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Beginner’s Guide to WordPress User Roles and Permissions

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WordPress comes with a user role management system which defines what a specific user can and cannot do on your website. Knowing these user roles and permissions are essential as your WordPress site grows. In this beginner’s guide to WordPress user roles, we will compare… Read More »

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Jun 19, 2015
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How to Add Audio Files and Create Playlists in WordPress

WordPress Audio Files and Playlists

Do you want to add audio files to your WordPress site? As a content management system, WordPress is capable of handling audio files by default. However, many beginners are not aware of this. In this article, we will show you how to add audio files… Read More »

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Jun 18, 2015
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CSS Hero Review: WordPress Design Customization Made Easy

CSS Hero Review: WordPress Design Customization Made Easy

If you’re one of the many beginners who want to customize your WordPress site design without touching CSS, then you’re in luck. Recently we were asked to review CSS Hero, a WordPress plugin that claims to make design customization easy. In this article, we will… Read More »

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Jun 17, 2015
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How to Add Social Media Icons to WordPress Menus

How to Add Social Media Icons to WordPress Menus

Do you want to add social media icons in your WordPress site? While WordPress does not come with a social media profiles section, you can easily use WordPress navigation menus to add and display social media media icons. In this article, we will show you… Read More »

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Jun 16, 2015
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How to Add a PayPal Donate Button in WordPress

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Are you looking to add a donate button on your WordPress site? PayPal makes it super-easy to accepts donations on your website. In this article, we will show you how to add PayPal donate button in WordPress. Many bloggers and non-profits add PayPal donate button… Read More »

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Jun 15, 2015
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9 Best Audio Player Plugins for WordPress

9 Best Audio Player Plugins for WordPress

WordPress has built-in support to handle audio files in various formats. It can automatically embed an audio file in a supported format, but what if you need more features like playlists, customization options, etc? In this article, we have hand-picked the bet audio player plugins… Read More »

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Jun 12, 2015
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How to Add Navigation Menu in WordPress (Beginner’s Guide)

WordPress Navigation Menus

Do you want to add navigation menus in your WordPress site? Did you know that there is a very easy drag-and-drop menu interface that allows you to create drop-down menus in WordPress. In this step by step guide, we will show you how to add… Read More »

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Jun 11, 2015
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5 Best WordPress Business Directory Plugins

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Are you looking to create a business directory in WordPress? Want to know which is the best WordPress directory plugin? There are several free and paid options available which makes it hard to choose the right one. In this article, we have hand-picked some of… Read More »

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Jun 10, 2015
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Free Recording: WordPress Workshop for Beginners

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A lot of WordCamps and WordPress meetup groups hold beginner workshops. Unfortunately, most of those aren’t recorded. In this article, we will share free WordPress training videos that covers all the topics discussed in a WordPress beginner workshop. The goal of WordPress beginner workshop is… Read More »

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Jun 9, 2015
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How to Add a Border Around an Image in WordPress

How to Add a Border Around an Image in WordPress

Do you want to add a border around your images in WordPress? Recently, one of our users asked us for an easy way to add border around an image in WordPress. While you can use CSS, it’s confusing for beginners. In this article, we will… Read More »

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Jun 8, 2015
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