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Today is July 4th, which is the independence day of United States. But more importantly, it is the 4th birthday of WPBeginner. To thank you guys for your support throughout the years, we have organized the largest WordPress giveaway ever. It’s the largest because we… Read More »

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Jul 4, 2013
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How to Add Sticky Posts in WordPress Custom Post Type Archives

Sticky Posts Custom Post Types Archive

Recently one of our users asked us if it was possible to add sticky posts to custom post type archives. By default, WordPress has the sticky functionality available for posts, but not for other post types. In this article we will show you how to… Read More »

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Jul 3, 2013
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How to Properly Add JavaScripts and Styles in WordPress

Properly Add Scripts and Styles in WordPress

Recently we did a code review for a plugin one of our users wrote. The plugin worked fine, but the developer wasn’t following the best practices on loading external JavaScript. WordPress has an enqueue system to add external scripts and styles which helps prevent plugin… Read More »

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Jul 2, 2013
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How to Add Recipes in WordPress with SEO Friendly Formatting

Recipes in WordPress

We have seen an increase in the number of food blogs and restaurant websites that use WordPress. To keep up with the increasing demand, more and more WordPress restaurant themes and food focused themes are coming out. If you are a food blogger, restaurant, or… Read More »

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Jul 1, 2013
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Best WordPress Magazine Themes of 2013

Magazine Themes for WordPress

Magazine style layout has become extremely popular over the years. Mainly because this type of layout can work with a wide-variety of niches. As long as you run a site full with information and/or different types of content, then magazine style layout is for you.… Read More »

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Jun 28, 2013
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How to Properly Move WordPress to a New Domain Without Losing SEO

Move WordPress to a New Domain

Recently one of our users asked for our help in moving their WordPress site to a new domain. We thought it would be nice to share this process on WPBeginner, so it helps others who are looking to do the same. In this article, we… Read More »

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Jun 27, 2013
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How to Add Numbers to Your WordPress Comments Layout

Comment Numbers

Earlier on WPBeginner, we showed you how to style your WordPress comments and the comment form. In this article, we will show you how to further customize the comment layout by adding numbers to your WordPress comments. Final results: Adding Comment Numbering in WordPress First… Read More »

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Jun 26, 2013
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How to Create a Custom Archives Page in WordPress

Custom Archives Page in WordPress

Often users ask questions that you have already answered in the past, so archives page is their best option to search for the answer. Not saying that they can’t use the search bar, but sometimes the search feature fall short. Therefore it is good to make a very detailed archives page.

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Jun 24, 2013
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WordPress 3.5.2 – Maintenance and Security Release

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It’s Friday and work day is almost over here on the East coast of U.S, but we are still here updating all of our WordPress sites as we write this. The WordPress team have released WordPress 3.5.2, maintenance and security update. In this release, the… Read More »

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Jun 21, 2013
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