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Why You Should Start Building Your Email List Right Away

Why You Should Start Building Your Email List Right Away?

Ever since the launch of OptinMonster, we have received numerous emails from WordPress beginners asking us why do they need to build an email list? Isn’t email marketing dead? Why pay for an email marketing service, when JetPack plugin or Feedburner has email subscription options.… Read More »

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Nov 15, 2013
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How to Fix Common Image Issues in WordPress

Common Image Issues in WordPress

WordPress comes bundled with lots of goodies to handle images. However, for beginners some of these features are not as obvious as they should be. In this article, we will discuss some common image issues in WordPress and how to fix them. How to Upload… Read More »

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Oct 30, 2013
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21+ Most Useful Time Saving WordPress Shortcuts

WordPress Shoftcuts

Sometimes writing a blog post can be a long process. To help you save some time in writing your blog posts in WordPress, we have decided to share with you 21 most useful time saving WordPress shortcuts. If you know any more then feel free to suggest them in the comment and we will add it in the list.

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Sep 20, 2013
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How to Install and Setup WP Super Cache for Beginners

WP Super Cache

Search engines consider site speed to be an important factor search rankings. This is why at WPBeginner we try our best to improve site load speed to an optimal level. Doing that, we have noticed that caching our website helped us improve site speed as… Read More »

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Aug 27, 2013
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How to Add Your WordPress Site to Google Webmaster Tools

Google Webmaster Tools

One important step in optimizing your site for search engines is adding your WordPress site to Google Webmaster Tools. Many of our readers ask us for SEO Tips and how to increase organic search traffic on their websites. Using Google webmaster tools along with other… Read More »

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Aug 15, 2013
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Beginners Guide: 25 Most Common WordPress Mistakes to Avoid

Common WordPress Mistakes

Everyone make mistakes. Oscar Wilde says it very nicely: “Experience is simply the name we give our mistakes”. Experience is a great teacher and everyone learn from their mistakes. However, it is much more efficient to learn from the mistakes of others. In this article,… Read More »

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Aug 7, 2013
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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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