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How to Get Email Alerts for 404 Errors in WordPress

How to Get Email Alerts for 404 Errors in WordPress

404 errors are a cause of concern for many WordPress users. Particularly those who have just moved from WordPress.com to self hosted WordPress.org, or from one domain to another. These errors not only affect user experience on your site, they can also affect your site’s… Read More »

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Jun 5, 2014
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How to Quickly Batch Delete Spam Comments in WordPress

How to Quickly Batch Delete Spam Comments in WordPres

Spam is a growing problem for all websites. Often WordPress sites receive a huge number of spam comments. Thankfully there are tools to combat comment spam in WordPress, like Akismet and CAPTCHA. A few months ago, Akismet went down for a few minutes, and we… Read More »

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Jun 4, 2014
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How to Automatically Add Watermark to Images in WordPress

Watermark images in WordPress

WordPress is used by a lot of photographers and artists to showcase their portfolio. These sites usually contain original artwork and images. Sometimes other people may steal those images and use them without proper permission. To solve this problem, some site owners add their own… Read More »

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Jun 3, 2014
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How to Add Staff Member Profile Pages in WordPress

How to Create Staff Profile Pages in WordPress

Showcasing the people behind your website is a great way to earn customer trust. Previously, we showed you how to create a simple staff list in WordPress. Some of our users wanted to extend their staff lists by adding links next to individual staff member… Read More »

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Jun 2, 2014
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How to Display Most Commented Posts in WordPress Without a Plugin

How to Display Most Commented Posts in WordPress Without A Plugin

When we wrote about how to display most commented posts in WordPress, we highlighted a plugin to make beginner’s life easier. However some of our users asked us if there was a way to display most commented posts without installing a plugin. In this article,… Read More »

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May 30, 2014
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How to Style Tags in WordPress

How to Style Tags in WordPress

WordPress allows you to sort your content in taxonomies. By default it comes with categories and tags. While categories can be used to sort your content into different sections, tags can be used to sort content into more specific topics. You can display tags used… Read More »

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May 29, 2014
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How to Add / Remove Default Pages in WordPress Multisite

How to Add / Remove Default Pages in WordPress Multisite

When you are running a WordPress multisite, each time a new site is created WordPress automatically adds a sample page to the new site. Recently, one of our users asked us if it was possible to remove the default sample page and add their own… Read More »

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May 28, 2014
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How to Add a Custom Scrollbar in WordPress

How to Add a Custom Scrollbar in WordPress

Have you ever come across a site that has custom scrollbars? Some websites and web apps add custom scrollbars to meet their site’s UI or brand colors. In this article, we will show you how to add a custom scrollbar in WordPress without writing any… Read More »

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May 27, 2014
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How to Get Email Notifications for Posts Pending Review in WordPress

How to get email notification for posts pending review in WordPress

If you’re managing a multi-author blog, then you might find it helpful to know when a writer submits a post for a review. In this article, we will show you how to get email notifications for posts pending review in WordPress. On WPBeginner, we use… Read More »

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May 26, 2014
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How to Install WordPress On a USB Stick Using XAMPP

How to Install WordPress on USB stick with XAMPP

Earlier we showed you how to install WordPress on Windows and Mac. However recently one of our users asked if it was possible to use the same local WordPress install both at work and at home. In this article, we will show you how to… Read More »

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May 23, 2014
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