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How to Show or Hide Widgets on Specific WordPress Pages

Display Widgets

In our previous article, we showed you how you can extend the power of your default WordPress widgets. We mentioned a plugin called Widget Logic which you could use to show the widget on specific pages utilizing the conditional tags. But not everyone can understand… Read More »

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Aug 9, 2011
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How to Display the Facebook Comment Count in WordPress Theme

Facebook Comment Count

Recently, we showed you how to setup facebook comments for WordPress. One of the downside of using that plugin is that it overtakes all WordPress comment_count functions, and it outputs a facebook branded version of the comment count. This may cause issues to your WordPress… Read More »

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Aug 5, 2011
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What might be coming in WordPress 3.3 (Features)

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One of the goals of WordPress core team is to release multiple major updates every year with a fast development cycle. WordPress 3.2 was released on July 4th and boy did it come with some amazing features. The talks and work on WordPress 3.3 has… Read More »

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Aug 4, 2011
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How to Disable Trackbacks and Pings on Existing WordPress Posts

Disable Trackbacks

WordPress has the ability to receive and send pings/trackbacks from and to other sites. At WPBeginner we receive hundreds of spam trackbacks daily. In the past due to our theme structure, we had the trackbacks hidden however now when using livefyre we ran into the… Read More »

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Aug 1, 2011
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Fixing the Read More Tag Problem in WordPress Static Pages

Read More Tag

WordPress has two ways of showing excerpts in a blog. One is by using the_excerpt() tag in your themes, and the other method is by using the more tag. The more tag allows you to specify where the cut off point is in a post… Read More »

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Jul 29, 2011
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