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How to Improve WordPress Search using Amazon CloudSearch with Lift

Lift Search for WordPress

It is no secret that the built in WordPress search feature is not that great. People have tried to improve their site search by using options like Google Custom Search, or one of the many existing plugins that claim to improve the search functionality. In… Read More »

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Dec 6, 2012
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How to Allow Users to Add Drawing or Doodles in WordPress Comments

Doodle

WordPress is no longer an average publishing platform. It can be used in many different and interesting ways. In fact, each day people are finding new ways to use WordPress. This freedom to extend the power of WordPress has made the web so much interesting.… Read More »

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Dec 5, 2012
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How To Efficiently Manage Post Series in WordPress

Post Series in WordPress

Long posts can be dull and uninteresting, but if you cover topics that need lengthy posts then you must have considered breaking those posts into series. The problem with post series is that it is not easy to organize and arrange them manually. One obvious… Read More »

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Dec 2, 2012
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How to Build Customer Loyalty in WordPress with Gamification

Gamification

Creating a business website with WordPress is easy, bringing visitors is a bit difficult, but keeping those visitors engaged and converting them into loyal customers is the hardest part. To make this happen marketers are trying the concept of gamification and rewarding visitors with incentives… Read More »

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Dec 2, 2012
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How to Force Users to Change Passwords in WordPress – Expire Password

WordPress Security

Everytime we have worked with a larger corporation, government contract, or even with an education institution, we have found ourselves having to change our passwords every so many days. Some are every 30 days, others are every 60 days, etc. The server admins like to… Read More »

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Nov 30, 2012
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How to Easily Earn Money from WordPress Blogs with iTunes Affiliate

iTunes Affiliate Program

When people come asking us, how do you make thousands of dollars from blogging? we tell them slowly. If you haven’t learned it yet, then here it is: There is no get rich quick formula that you can implement. Blogging takes a lot of hard… Read More »

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Nov 29, 2012
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How to Allow Blog Users to Moderate Comments in WordPress

Comment Moderators

Comment moderation can be a big pain for larger sites. This is why most large blogs are using third party commenting services like Disqus, Livefyre, etc. All those platforms allow you to appoint any user as your comment moderator. In this article, we will show… Read More »

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Nov 27, 2012
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How to Disable XML-RPC in WordPress

Disable XML-RPC in WordPress

XML-RPC service was disabled by default for the longest time mainly due to security reasons. In WordPress 3.5, this is about to change. XML-RPC will be enabled by default, and the ability to turn it off from your WordPress dashboard is going away. In this… Read More »

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Nov 16, 2012
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How to Nofollow All External Links in WordPress

Nofollow

When writing a post, it is very easy to add an external link and open it in a new window. There are plugins that allows you to nofollow all external links, but that might not be a good idea all the time. There would be… Read More »

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Nov 12, 2012
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