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How to Display a List of Last Updated Posts in WordPress

Last Update

At WPBeginner, we show last modified date instead of original published date for all of our articles. We think it is bad idea to remove dates from your WordPress blog posts. If you are using last modified date, then you might want to show a… Read More »

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Oct 15, 2013
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How to Create Custom RSS Feeds in WordPress

Custom Content RSS

WordPress comes with built-in default RSS feeds. You can tweak the default feeds by adding custom content to your RSS Feeds, or even adding post thumbnail to your RSS Feeds. The default RSS and Atom feeds are enough for most users, but you may wish… Read More »

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Oct 14, 2013
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10 Best WordPress Hotel Themes of 2013

Best Hotel Themes

WordPress has become a go-to platform for businesses of all sorts mainly because of the amazing themes and plugins that offers specific features for each industry. Like for a photography or magazine WordPress theme you would want to know how it handles media. Church and… Read More »

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Oct 11, 2013
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How to Require Featured Images for Posts in WordPress

Post Thumbnail is Required

Recently one of our readers who has a multi-author WordPress blog asked us if there was a way to make sure that each author adds a feature image for their posts. Like most thing, the answer is yes. In this article, we will show you… Read More »

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Oct 10, 2013
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How to Monitor User Activity in WordPress with Simple History

Monitor User Activity

Running a multi-author blog comes with its own unique challenges such as stopping spam registrations, managing editorial workflow, etc. One solution that most admins of a multi-user WordPress site seek out is the ability to easily monitor user activity on their websites. In this article,… Read More »

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Oct 8, 2013
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Thank You for your Support – We Built the School (Pictures)

We Built a School

Earlier this year, we celebrated WPBeginner’s 4th birthday by doing a massive giveaway and raising the funds to build a school in Guatemala. That campaign was successful, and we raised a total of $25,150. Last week, I got a notification from my contact at Pencils… Read More »

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Oct 7, 2013
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How to Add Google Search in a WordPress Site

Google Search

As you may have discovered, in spite of its phenomenal performance as a blogging platform/CMS, WordPress falls woefully short in the search department. There are other plugins available that will improve your search results, like Amazon CloudSearch in WordPress with Lift or SearchWP. But for… Read More »

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Oct 7, 2013
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How to Move JavaScripts to the Bottom or Footer in WordPress

Load time

Recently, one of our readers asked us how they can move JavaScripts to the bottom in WordPress to increase their Google page speed score. We are glad they asked, because honestly we wanted to write about this. Previously, we have talked about how to properly… Read More »

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Oct 4, 2013
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How to Add Dummy Content for Theme Development in WordPress

Dummy Content in WordPress

It makes us very proud to hear that our WordPress tutorials inspire many readers to consider developing their own themes. For the users who just want to tweak their themes, we have a WordPress theme cheat sheet. However, some of our readers want to go… Read More »

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Oct 3, 2013
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