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Enter WPBeginner Birthday Giveaway with $26,000+ in Prizes and Help Build a School

Largest WordPress Giveaway

To celebrate the 5th birthday of WPBeginner, we have organized the largest WordPress giveaway ever. It’s the largest because we have a total of 140+ prizes. Not to mention the combined value of prizes exceeds $26,000. Enter the Giveaway There will be 140+ winners, so… Read More »

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Jul 7, 2014
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WordPress vs. Blogger – Which one is Better? (Pros and Cons)

WordPress vs Blogger - Which One is Better? Pros and Cons

We are often asked by new users why they should use WordPress instead of a free blogging service like WordPress.com or Blogger? WPBeginner is the largest resource site for WordPress beginners, so it is obvious that we favor WordPress over other blogging platforms. In this… Read More »

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Jul 4, 2014
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3 Best Affiliate Tracking and Management Software for WordPress

3 Best Affiliate Management Solutions for WordPress

Affiliate marketing is a proven way to increase awareness about your business and products. This is why most large businesses like Amazon, eBay, Hilton, etc have made it an integral part of their marketing strategy. With the growth of eCommerce sites powered by WordPress, several… Read More »

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Jul 3, 2014
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How to Show Empty Categories in WordPress Widgets

How to Show Empty Categories in WordPress Widgets

By default the WordPress category widget does not show empty categories. Recently a new user asked us if it was possible to display empty categories in WordPress widget to help with his local development. In this article, we will show you how to display empty… Read More »

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Jul 2, 2014
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7 Best WordPress Backup Plugins Compared (Pros and Cons)

Best WordPress Backup Plugins

Creating regular WordPress backups is the best thing you can do for your website. Backups give you a peace of mind and can save you in catastrophic situations when your site gets hacked or you accidentally lock yourself out. There are several free and paid… Read More »

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Jul 1, 2014
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15 Must Have Mobile Apps for WordPress Users and Bloggers

16 Must Have Mobile Apps for WordPress Users and Bloggers

For many of our users blogging is not just a hobby, it is a serious business that requires full time attention. Thankfully there are plenty of mobile apps that you can install on your phones that allows you to stay connected even when you are… Read More »

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Jun 27, 2014
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Why You Should Use WordPress?

Why WordPress?

Often beginners ask us: Why should I use WordPress? Isn’t my old site good enough? Why do I need to switch to WordPress? If you’re asking these questions, then you’re at the right place. In this article, we have compiled a few reasons why you… Read More »

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Jun 26, 2014
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How to Switch from JetPack Subscription to MailChimp, AWeber, etc

How to Switch JetPack Subscription to MailChimp, Aweber, etc.

When starting your blog, often beginners use JetPack email subscription feature. However as your blog grow, you quickly realize that you need a real and powerful email subscription service. Recently one of our users asked us if there was a way to move their JetPack… Read More »

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Jun 24, 2014
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