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Often beginners get confused when trying to pick the best WordPress plugins amongst so many that are available. We frequently get questions like what is the best WordPress plugin for SEO, Social Media, Performance, etc. Unlike other sites, WPBeginner test and review the best WordPress plugins and offer step by step installation guides to make your life easier. We know that everyone hates Top 10 WordPress plugins list, so we have taken a different approach. We do the research, so you don't have to.

How to Enforce One Category Per Post in WordPress

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In our categories vs tags article, we recommend that you only select one category per post. However this can be difficult for beginners to get used to. In this article, we will show you how to enforce one category per post in WordPress. This will… Read More »

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Sep 30, 2014
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How to Add Staff Member Profiles in WordPress with Staffer

How to Add Staff Member Profile Pages in WordPress with Staffer

We are often asked about easy ways to add staff member profiles in WordPress. Previously, we showed you how to add staff member profile pages, but it required editing templates. What if we told you that there is an easier way to manage staff member… Read More »

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Sep 29, 2014
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How to Add a Facebook Style Timeline in WordPress

How to Add a Facebook Style Timeline in WordPress

Do you like the Facebook timeline design? Want to add a timeline style design on your site? Well now you can. While there are several WordPress themes that display posts in a Facebook’s timeline style, what if you wanted to display it only for a… Read More »

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Sep 25, 2014
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How to Connect Google Drive to your WordPress Media Library

How to Connect Google Drive to WordPress Media Library

Google Drive offers 15 GB of free cloud storage to all Google account users. With newer Android phones people can auto upload photos to their Google Drive account. Recently one of our users asked us if if it was possible to connect Google Drive with… Read More »

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Sep 24, 2014
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How to Update / Publish WordPress Posts from the Bottom of the Screen

How to Update / Publish WordPress Posts from the Bottom of the Screen

When writing your posts in WordPress, you will notice that the Publish meta box disappears if you scroll down a little. In order to hit the publish or update button, a user needs to scroll up and then click on those buttons. This little UI… Read More »

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Sep 19, 2014
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How to A/B Split Test WordPress Post Titles to Get More Clicks

How to A/B Split Test WordPress Post Titles to Get More Clicks

Have you ever found yourself stuck choosing which title to use for your post? Having a good title is important for getting more clicks and shares. However often people just publish their posts without ever knowing how their other title would have performed. What if… Read More »

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Sep 17, 2014
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How to Auto Adjust WordPress Sidebar to Match Content Height

How to Auto Adjust WordPress Sidebar to Match Content Height

Widgets make it super easy to add cool things to our WordPress sidebar. However, sometimes your sidebars can become much longer than the actual content area. Recently a user asked if there was a way to automatically make the sidebar height the same as the… Read More »

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Sep 16, 2014
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How to Track User Scrolling in WordPress with WP Scroll Depth

How to Track User Scrolling in WordPress with WP Scroll Depth

Ever wondered how users interact with your long articles or lengthy landing pages? Wouldn’t it be great if you knew how much users scroll when viewing a page on your website? If you are already using Google Analytics, then you can easily track user scroll… Read More »

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Sep 12, 2014
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How to Add Google Analytics in WordPress with Analytify

How to Add Google Analytics in WordPress with Analytify

Have you heard of Google Analytics? Yes it’s powerful but extremely confusing for beginners. We have previously explained how to install Google Analytics in WordPress and how to use Google Analytics, but despite those tutorials beginners often find it very complex. What if we told… Read More »

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Sep 11, 2014
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How to Put Your WordPress Site in Maintenance Mode

How to Put Your WordPress Site in Maintenance Mode

Have you ever visited a popular site only to land on a page that says “Our site is going through Maintenance”? Popular sites use maintenance mode page to improve user experience because no one likes to visit a broken site. On the other hand, new… Read More »

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Sep 4, 2014
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