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How to Stop Spam Registrations on your WordPress Membership Site

Stop SPAM Sign

For most blogs, comment spam is the biggest issue they have to deal with. This is why you will find numerous articles floating around the web on how to combat comment spam in WordPress. Rarely do you find anything about preventing spam registration in WordPress.… Read More »

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Feb 5, 2013
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Why Can’t I Add or Install Plugins in WordPress?

I can't install plugins

One of the most common questions we get asked by WordPress beginners is: “Why can’t I add plugins in WordPress?”. It usually follows up with a long paragraph saying how the user could not find the plugins menu in WordPress, and they have been trying… Read More »

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Feb 4, 2013
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How to Add a User Interface for Post Formats in WordPress 3.5

Post Formats UI

Post formats were introduced in WordPress 3.1 to offer micro-blogging functionality in WordPress. Despite it being there, most beginners have no clue on how to use it. Reason: Because it is not as prominent as it is in on Tumblr. WordPress has a user interface… Read More »

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Feb 1, 2013
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How to Efficiently Manage Multiple WordPress Sites using ManageWP

ManageWP

Managing multiple WordPress sites can be frustrating and time consuming. Unless you are hosted with a managed WordPress hosting provider like WPEngine, keeping all of your WordPress site up to date becomes your responsibility. Sometimes, one missed WordPress update is all it takes for hackers… Read More »

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Jan 30, 2013
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How to Add Tables in WordPress Posts and Pages (No HTML Required)

TablePress

WordPress comes with a visual post editor which is nice, but there are certain things that it can not do. Creating tables is one of them. Tables are an important tool to sort and present data in an understandable format. Even though you can create… Read More »

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Jan 23, 2013
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How to Block Spam Comment Bots in WordPress with Honeypot

Honeypot

Spam comments are a big pain in the ***. To prevent spam comments, bloggers end up taking strict measures such as requiring people to register or have everyone enter a captcha before submitting a comment. Spam prevention controls such as captchas, math quiz, and registration… Read More »

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Jan 22, 2013
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How to Fix the Missed Schedule Post Error in WordPress

Schedule Post Error

WordPress has this wonderful feature that allows you to schedule posts to be automatically published at a specified time. This feature is a complete blessing for travel bloggers and bloggers who go on vacations. When you are in a different time zone, you don’t want… Read More »

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Jan 21, 2013
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How to Get a Siri Like Butler in Your WordPress Dashboard

WP Butler

WordPress has a very clean admin interface. There is a neat sidebar with menu item for each section of your site, e.g. posts, pages, comments, media, etc. However, you might want to try some shortcuts to do things more quickly. We discussed keybord shortcuts in… Read More »

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Jan 17, 2013
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How to Get Jetpack without a WordPress.com Account using Slim Jetpack

Slim Jetpack

Jetpack is a set of plugins developed by Automattic to bring WordPress.com functionality to WordPress.org users. Despite the fact that it is one of the most downloaded plugins in the directory, many do not like the way it forces users to connect with WordPress.com to… Read More »

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Jan 11, 2013
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How to Merge and Bulk Edit Categories and Tags in WordPress

Term Tools Management

There comes a time when a regularly updated blog needs a little spring cleaning. Managing categories and tags is an important part of this cleaning . If you are using custom taxonomies then you will probably have more terms to manage than just categories and… Read More »

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Jan 10, 2013
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