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How to Update a WordPress Theme without Losing Customization

How to Update a WordPress Theme without Losing Customization

As a beginner, when you want to customize your WordPress theme, you simply paste code snippets directly into your theme files. This becomes a problem when a new update is released for your theme because updating a theme wipes out all customization. Recently one of… Read More »

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Aug 28, 2014
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What is Markdown? How to Use Markdown in WordPress?

What is Markdown and How to Use it in WordPress

Recently one of our users asked us what is Markdown? They heard about it from a friend who used Ghost blogging platform. Markdown is a simple markup language that converts plain text into HTML. Think of it as a much simpler text editor. In this… Read More »

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Aug 26, 2014
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How to Create a WordPress Child Theme (Video)

Create a Child theme in WordPress

How about creating a child theme? What is a child theme? Dim the lights, put your dancing shoes on, crank that music, because today we’re creating a WordPress child theme.

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Aug 25, 2014
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How to Manage Pages in WordPress using Advanced Page Manager

How to Manage Pages in WordPress using Advanced Page Manager

Often users mainly use pages to build their WordPress sites (see the difference between posts and pages in WordPress). This allows them to build a static site with an optional blog page. However, it becomes harder to manage pages using the default interface on a… Read More »

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Aug 22, 2014
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9 Useful Google Chrome Extensions for WordPress

9 Useful Google Chrome Extensions for WordPress

Google chrome is the most widely used web browser in the world. Apart from speed, the other most likable feature is the extensions. Chrome Extensions add extra functionality to your browser to make it interact with other apps including WordPress. In this article, we will… Read More »

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Aug 21, 2014
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How to Add Custom Styles to WordPress Widgets

How to Add Custom Styles to WordPress Widgets

Most sidebar widgets in WordPress usually look the same. It would be fine if all your widgets had the same importance, but the truth is that some widgets are more important for your site’s growth than others. For example, an email list subscription widget is… Read More »

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Aug 20, 2014
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How to Easily Show a Page List with Thumbnails in WordPress

How to Easily Show a Page List with Thumbnails in WordPress

Most business websites primarily use pages for their content. Since pages are different than posts, you may need different ways to display them. In this article, we will show you how to easily add a page list with thumbnails in WordPress. We will also show… Read More »

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Aug 19, 2014
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How to Use Distraction Free Full Screen Editor in WordPress

Full Screen Editor

While the visual and text editor in WordPress are powerful, they can be quite overwhelming and distracting for new users. What most beginners don’t know about is the full screen editor that gives you a clutter free writing environment. It hides all unnecessary menus and… Read More »

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Aug 15, 2014
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9 Most Popular Free Responsive WordPress Slider Plugins

9 Most Popular Free Responsive WordPress Slider Plugins

Many beginners often get overwhelmed by the amount of slider plugins available for WordPress. Even though we compared the performance of three best WordPress slider plugins, some of our users wanted to know more about other free popular WordPress sliders. In this article, we will… Read More »

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Aug 14, 2014
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