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How to Bulk Move Posts to Categories and Tags in WordPress

How to Bulk Move Posts to Categories and Tags in WordPress

Many WordPress beginners often get confused about categories and tags. You may end up using too many categories or tags before realizing that you were doing it wrong. The real problem comes when you decide to sort things out. Depending on how many posts you… Read More »

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Mar 7, 2014
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Beginner’s Guide: How to Use Google Analytics for Your WordPress Site

Beginner’s Guide to Google Analytics Standard Reports

This is a guest post by Jim Wang Google Analytics is a very powerful tool but for a new blogger, it’s very overwhelming. It’s all too easy to install Google Analytics tracking code in WordPress and then forget about it. Today, we’ll be discussing how… Read More »

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Mar 6, 2014
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How to Get Rid of /wordpress/ From your WordPress Site URL

Remove WordPress from URL

WordPress is very easy to install however sometimes beginners end up installing WordPress in a subdirectory instead of the root directory of their website, e.g. http://www.example.com/wordpress/ instead of http://www.example.com. If you accidentally installed WordPress in a subdirectory and now want to move it to the… Read More »

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Mar 5, 2014
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Making Your WordPress Mobile Friendly with WPtouch Pro

Create a Mobile Friendly WordPress Site with WPTouch Pro

Depending on your site’s demographic, it might be important for you to have a mobile-friendly website. You can do this by either using a responsive WordPress theme which adapts to different screen sizes / devices, or you can create a mobile-specific version of your site… Read More »

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Mar 4, 2014
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How to Prevent WordPress from Generating Image Sizes

Prevent WordPress Image Sizes

By default, WordPress generates three sizes of each image that you upload. Themes and plugins can generate additional image sizes which can easily push the number between 5 – 10. If you have a lot of image based content on your site, then after a… Read More »

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Mar 3, 2014
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How to Fix Error Too Many Redirects Issue in WordPress

Redirect Loop Error

Running a self hosted WordPress.org site has a lot of benefits, but at times some easily solveable errors can irritate beginners. White screen of death, Internal server error, and some other common WordPress errors can be really stressing for new users. Recently a user pointed… Read More »

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Feb 28, 2014
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Introduction to Sass for New WordPress Theme Designers

Introduction to Sass

As a new WordPress theme designer, you would quickly learn the challenges of maintaining long CSS files while keeping them organized, scalable, and readable. You will also learn that many designers and front-end developers recommend using a CSS preprocessor language like Sass or LESS. But… Read More »

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Feb 27, 2014
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How to Fade Images on Mouseover in WordPress

Image Fade Effect

Images increase user engagement on websites. This is why you need to optimize images, learn how to add beautiful image galleries, and fix any image issues on your site. There are many ways to make your images standout. One of them is using a fade… Read More »

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Feb 26, 2014
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How to Quickly Activate / Deactivate WordPress Plugins from Admin Bar

how to quickly activate or deactivate WordPress plugins

Sometimes when working on a staging site, you may want a quicker way to activate and deactivate plugins in WordPress. Each time you have to deactivate or activate a plugin, you have to go to the Plugins screen. In this article, we will show you… Read More »

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Feb 25, 2014
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How to Add Pinterest Pin-it Button Over Your Images in WordPress

Pinterest on Images

Pinterest is a powerful social networking site that can drive a lot of traffic to your site. If you are running a lifestyle, photography, or portfolio site, then you definitely want to see your images pinned. Previously we showed you how to add a Pinterest… Read More »

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Feb 24, 2014
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