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WPBeginner offers some of the best WordPress themes tutorials that teaches you how to extend the power of your WordPress theme.

How to Add User Browser and OS Classes in WordPress Body Class

How to Add Browser and OS Classes Using WordPress Body Class

When developing WordPress themes, sometimes you may need user’s browser and operating system information to modify certain aspects of your design using CSS or jQuery. WordPress is capable of doing that for you. In this article, we will show you how to add user’s browser… Read More »

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Mar 11, 2014
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How to Fade Images on Mouseover in WordPress

Image Fade Effect

Images increase user engagement on websites. This is why you need to optimize images, learn how to add beautiful image galleries, and fix any image issues on your site. There are many ways to make your images standout. One of them is using a fade… Read More »

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Feb 26, 2014
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How to Use Masonry to Add Pinterest Style Post Grid in WordPress

Masonry in WordPress

This is a guest post by Josh Pollock The Pinterest-like grid display of posts has been a popular design for WordPress blog index pages for a while. It is popular not only because it mimics the look of the popular social media site, but also… Read More »

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Dec 6, 2013
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How to Add jQuery Tooltips in WordPress Comment Form

How to Add jQuery Tooltips in WordPress Comment Form

Comments allow users to engage with the content on your website. That’s why we believe that it is important to style your comments layout and comment form, so it is user-friendly as well as good looking. Recently, a user asked us how they can add… Read More »

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Dec 3, 2013
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How to Set A Fallback Featured Image Based on Post Category in WordPress

How to Set Category Images as Fallback Post Thumbnails in WordPress

Recently, one of our users asked us how they can set default fallback post thumbnail for specific categories in WordPress. In our previous tutorial, we showed how to set a default fallback image for WordPress post thumbnails tutorial. In this article, we will show you… Read More »

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Dec 2, 2013
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How to Add a Search Toggle Effect in WordPress

How to Add Search Toggle Effect in WordPress

Have you seen the search icon with toggle effect on many popular websites? Take a look at our sister project List25 for an example. The idea is to display a simple search icon, and when the user clicks on it the search forms slides out… Read More »

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Nov 11, 2013
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How to Add a Slide Panel Menu in WordPress Themes

Slide Panel Menu

Recently one of our users asked us how they can replace their navigation menu with a jQuery slide panel menu? Slide panel menu can be used to greatly improve the user experience on mobile sites. In this article we will show you how to add… Read More »

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Oct 31, 2013
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How to Add Dummy Content for Theme Development in WordPress

Dummy Content in WordPress

It makes us very proud to hear that our WordPress tutorials inspire many readers to consider developing their own themes. For the users who just want to tweak their themes, we have a WordPress theme cheat sheet. However, some of our readers want to go… Read More »

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Oct 3, 2013
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How to Find and Translate a Translation Ready WordPress Theme

WordPress Translations

WordPress is the most popular open source content management system in the world. It is used by hundreds of millions of users to create websites in many different languages. Recently, one of our users asked us how they can translate a WordPress theme into their… Read More »

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Sep 18, 2013
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