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How to Easily Access Your Draft Posts from the WordPress Admin Bar

Drafts Dropdown in WordPress

Most of us bloggers don’t write our posts in one sitting. Usually we have several drafts laying around which we work on gradually. But wouldn’t you like to get quicker access to your draft posts and pages? Normally you have to click on Edit /… Read More »

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Sep 7, 2011
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How to Use Shortcodes in your WordPress Sidebar Widgets

WP Shortcodes

We showed you how to add a shortcode in WordPress, then we also showed you how you can use shortcodes in your WordPress Themes. In this article, we will show you how to use shortcodes in your WordPress sidebar. First thing you need to do… Read More »

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Sep 2, 2011
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How to Embed an External RSS Feed in WordPress Posts via Shortcode

RSS Hacks for WordPress

Have you ever seen showcases like 25 best XYZ sites to follow? Usually these tutorials have the site name, site screenshot, a small description, and the list of recent posts. The main issue with those posts are the list of recent posts which gets outdated… Read More »

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Aug 31, 2011
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How to Create Feed Only Content in WordPress with Shortcode

Custom Content RSS

In the past, we have shown you how to add a shortcode in WordPress. We have also shown you how to use the shortcodes in your WordPress themes. In this article, we will show you how to use shortcodes to create feed only content. Normally,… Read More »

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Aug 30, 2011
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How to Disable Plugin Deactivation from WordPress Admin Panel

Disable Deactivation

One of the best parts about WordPress is the availability of plugins that makes your job easy as a user and as a developer. Often when creating sites for clients, we as developers use plugins that are absolutely crucial for the site to have certain… Read More »

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Aug 29, 2011
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How to Show Hidden Custom Fields in WordPress

Show Hidden Custom Fields

Often when a plugin needs to utilize custom fields and work in the background, the authors make them hidden by adding an underscore to the name. This allows their plugin to work smoothly without any interruption. But if you are a developer trying to debug… Read More »

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Aug 26, 2011
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WPBeginner will be attending / speaking at WordCamp Louisville 2011

WordCamp Louisville

It seems just a short while ago since we attended WordCamp Louisville 2010. When Scott Hack, one of the co-organizers, asked us to attend and speak, we jumped right on it. The Louisville WordPress community is amazing. This event will be held on October 1st… Read More »

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Aug 24, 2011
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Add a Notification to Old Posts in WordPress with Old Post Notifier

Old Post Notifier

In the past we have shown you how you can expire posts or partial post content in WordPress. But what if you do not want to expire the older content? Maybe you want to keep it for the sake of SEO, pageviews, revenue etc? In… Read More »

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Aug 24, 2011
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How to Grayscale Images in WordPress

Grayscale Images in WordPress

Did you ever wonder if there was a way to automatically grayscale images in WordPress when you upload them? Well the wondering time is over. In this article, we will show you how you can use some simple PHP image manipulation tools and WordPress functions… Read More »

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Aug 22, 2011
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How to use FTP to upload files to WordPress for Beginners

How to use FTP

File Transfer Protocol (FTP) is a fast and simple way to transfer files from one computer to another over the internet. In simple term, it is how you send one file from your computer to your web hosting server. In this article, we will show… Read More »

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Aug 18, 2011
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