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Beginner’s Guide: How to Restore WordPress from Backup

Restore Backups

Even on the Internet, bad things can happen to good people. This is why we keep reminding you to back up your websites. We have written about different methods to backup WordPress such as: manual backup, BackupBuddy, BackWPup, and VaultPress. Now that you have a… Read More »

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Jul 26, 2013
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When Do You Really Need Managed WordPress Hosting?

Managed WordPress Hosting

Are you a WordPress beginner who is wondering what is managed WordPress hosting? During your research, you probably came across numerous providers and found that prices of managed WordPress hosting is quite higher than the average shared hosting which you can get for as low… Read More »

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Jul 25, 2013
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How to Add Featured Images or Post Thumbnails in WordPress

Featured Images aka Post Thumbnails

Featured images also known as post thumbnails are a popular feature in WordPress themes. Today most WordPress photography themes, restaurant themes, church themes, and other types of themes have built-in support for post thumbnails. In this article we will show you how to add featured… Read More »

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Jun 17, 2013
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How to Add Titles in WordPress Menu Without Linking to a Page

WordPress Menu Titles

Recently one of our users asked us if there was a way to add titles in WordPress menu without adding a link. By default, WordPress menu requires each menu item linked to a page or custom link. However when creating a drop down menu, you… Read More »

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Jun 14, 2013
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How to Find Post, Category, Tag, Comments, or User ID in WordPress

WordPress IDs

A couple of days ago a user asked us to help them find a post id. While working on WordPress, you may come across situations where you will need to find a post ID, category ID, or tag’s ID. An ID is a unique number… Read More »

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May 29, 2013
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How to Create an Image Gallery in WordPress

How to Add an Image Gallery in WordPress

So you have bought a shiny new digital camera and want to share your pictures from last vacation on your WordPress blog? Great idea, but how do you add your images in a professional looking grid-like gallery view? Most folks start searching for WordPress plugins… Read More »

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May 23, 2013
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What is a WordPress Child Theme? Pros, Cons, and More

WordPress Child Themes

A lot of our users ask us which template are we using? Our response is that we are using a custom child theme built on the Genesis theme framework. The follow up question most of the time is a two-part question. What is a WordPress… Read More »

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May 6, 2013
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How to Find Royalty Free Images for Your WordPress Blog Posts

Finding Images

A picture is worth a thousand words. This is why all top bloggers utilize images to grab attention and effectively convey their message. We often get asked the question, how to find good royalty free images? What are some of the best places to find… Read More »

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Apr 18, 2013
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What is RSS? How to use RSS in WordPress?

What is RSS?

As a WordPress publisher you must have come across RSS Feeds. Each WordPress website automatically publishes RSS feeds for content and comments. Did you ever wonder what is RSS and how you can use RSS in WordPress? In this article we will explain what is… Read More »

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Apr 10, 2013
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Beginner’s Guide to WordPress Database Management with phpMyAdmin

WordPress Database Guide

WordPress is written using PHP as its scripting language and MySQL as its database management system. In order to use WordPress, you don’t really need to learn either of them. However, a very basic understanding of the two could help you troubleshoot problems as well… Read More »

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Apr 9, 2013
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