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How to Add Highly Engaging Videos in WordPress with Viewbix

Viewbix

On our sister site list25, we learned how to build insane user loyalty by using videos. Videos can be used very effectively to increase traffic. The million dollar question is that once you have gained the audience, how do you convert those viewers into subscribers… Read More »

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Nov 14, 2013
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How to Turn Off Related YouTube Videos in WordPress

How to Turn Off Related YouTube Videos in WordPress

While YouTube is a great platform to upload and share videos, often small businesses try to avoid it because of the related videos that it shows. Sometimes these related videos may promote a competitor or endorse something that you do not agree with. Recently, one… Read More »

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Nov 13, 2013
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How to Add a Search Toggle Effect in WordPress

How to Add Search Toggle Effect in WordPress

Have you seen the search icon with toggle effect on many popular websites? Take a look at our sister project List25 for an example. The idea is to display a simple search icon, and when the user clicks on it the search forms slides out… Read More »

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Nov 11, 2013
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How to Add Grid View for Media Library in WordPress

How to Add Grid View for Media Library in WordPress

We were working on how to bulk remove featured images from posts in WordPress, and it got us thinking that there are so many things that can be done to improve the media library. Currently the media library displays all your media in a list… Read More »

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Nov 8, 2013
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How to Move a Live WordPress Site to Local Server

Move WordPress to Local Server

After learning how easy it is to install WordPress on local server in Windows or Mac, some of our beginner level readers asked us how they can move their live WordPress site to local server. We have previously showed you how to move a a… Read More »

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Nov 7, 2013
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How to Add Ajax Taxonomies Filter in WordPress Search

How to Add Ajax Taxonomy Filter in WordPress Search

We all know that the default WordPress search is not very good. However, if you could allow users to filter results based on categories and tags, custom taxonomies, or post types, then this will help users find content more easily. Previously we showed you how… Read More »

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Nov 6, 2013
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How to Add Thumbnails For YouTube Videos in WordPress

How to Add Thumbnails for YouTube Videos in WordPress

Have you seen popular sites using their YouTube video thumbnails on the front page of their site? If you run a video channel on sites like YouTube, Vimeo, or others, then you too can display a video thumbnail for all posts containing videos on the… Read More »

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Nov 5, 2013
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10 Things You Should Do When Inheriting a WordPress Site

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Are you a developer who just inherited a WordPress site? Inheriting an existing WordPress site comes with a lot of responsibilities. In this article, we will highlight 10 things you should do when inheriting a WordPress site. 1. Password Vault – Get All Access When… Read More »

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Nov 4, 2013
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How to Add jQuery Tabber Widget in WordPress

Tabber Widget in WordPress

Have you seen a tabber area on popular sites that allows you to see popular, recent, and featured posts with just one click? This is called the jQuery tabber widget, and it allows you to save space on user screen by combining different widgets into… Read More »

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Nov 1, 2013
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