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What Everybody Ought to Know about the WordPress Admin Bar

WP Admin Bar

In WordPress 3.1, a lot of cool features were added. Among those features was the WordPress Admin Bar. In this article, we will cover what is a WordPress admin bar, why it was added, and how you can utilize it for your benefits. This article… Read More »

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Mar 16, 2011
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Lucky Winners for Themefuse WordPress Theme Giveaway

Themefuse

This past week, we had an honor of running a giveaway for Themefuse WordPress Themes. In our giveaway, we were giving away 10 copies of any Themefuse Themes. This was a twitter exclusive contest where everyone was required to tweet about the contest, and the… Read More »

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Mar 15, 2011
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Plugin Updates Blocker Plugin for WordPress Designers / Developers

Plugin Updates Blocker

As a WordPress designer or developer, sometimes you may find yourself editing the core files of a specific WordPress plugin. Usually this happens when you are trying to customize the plugin over its limits. This can also happen if you found a bug in the… Read More »

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Mar 10, 2011
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Giveaway – Get Your Free Copy of ThemeFuse Themes for WordPress

Themefuse

WPBeginner is proud to announce our first giveaway of March 2011 thanks to the awesome folks over at Themefuse. Even though they are relatively new in the market, Themefuse have been able to provide a lot of quality themes in a short amount of time.… Read More »

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Mar 8, 2011
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How to Change the WordPress Database Prefix to Improve Security

DB Prefix in WordPress

WordPress Database is like a brain for your entire WordPress site because every single information is stored in there thus making it hacker’s favorite target. Spammers and hackers run automated codes for SQL injections. Well, unfortunately many people forget to change the database prefix while… Read More »

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Mar 7, 2011
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Six Types of Maintenance Pages – Which one works for You?

Maintenance

Every site needs to perform maintenance at some point in their life. Often small bloggers just do updates on a live site which might not be suitable for larger blogs or sites that needs an update that could take longer to perform. For those updates,… Read More »

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Mar 3, 2011
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Platform Pro 1.3 – New Tools To Revolutionize Your Workflow

Platform 1.3

The folks over at Pagelines have announced the release of their version 1.3.1 for the popular framework Platform Pro. For those who don’t know, Platform is a Drag & Drop Theme Framework that lets you build custom websites in seconds with drag & drop layout… Read More »

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Mar 2, 2011
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Redirecting Visitors to a Temporary Maintenance Page in WordPress without a Plugin

Maintenance HTAccess

Yesterday, we showed you how to temporarily redirect your visitors to a maintenance page in WordPress using popular plugins. That method is great, but some developers prefer to get their hands dirty by going the non-plugin route. Well in this article, we will show you… Read More »

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Mar 2, 2011
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Customize Your WordPress with 600 No-Coding Design Options in Catalyst

Catalyst Theme

Often when you purchase a WordPress theme, it comes with usually one theme that has some configurable items through the WordPress backend. Some theme providers like Themify are now putting a creative touch by selling numerous color variations with one theme purchase, so you can… Read More »

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Mar 1, 2011
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How to Redirect Visitors to a Temporary Maintenance Page in WordPress with Maintenance Mode

Maintenance Mode

There are times we all need to do maintenance on our live site. This is not a problem when your site is not launched to public, but it can be a problem when you have a high traffic site. In order to prevent your users… Read More »

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Mar 1, 2011
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