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How to Grayscale Images in WordPress

Grayscale Images in WordPress

Did you ever wonder if there was a way to automatically grayscale images in WordPress when you upload them? Well the wondering time is over. In this article, we will show you how you can use some simple PHP image manipulation tools and WordPress functions… Read More »

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Aug 22, 2011
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How to Disable Trackbacks and Pings on Existing WordPress Posts

Disable Trackbacks

WordPress has the ability to receive and send pings/trackbacks from and to other sites. At WPBeginner we receive hundreds of spam trackbacks daily. In the past due to our theme structure, we had the trackbacks hidden however now when using livefyre we ran into the… Read More »

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Aug 1, 2011
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How to Add a Free LiveChat option in your WordPress Blog

Live Chat in WordPress

I know, this is nothing new to many Internet users because thousands of websites selling products or services are already using live chat widget to be able to talk to their potential customers. When I first experienced this couple of years ago, I was very… Read More »

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Jun 16, 2011
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How to Add an Admin User to the WordPress Database via MySQL

Insert users in WP

Few days ago, we ran into an issue where a user’s site got hacked and their admin account was deleted from the database. This locked them out of their site without any other entry. We went in to the phpMyAdmin and created a new admin… Read More »

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Jun 7, 2011
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How to Add the Google +1 Button to your WordPress

Google +1

Yesterday, Google announced the launch of their much waited +1 button. This is a huge step towards adding the social aspects to the search results. In this article, we will discuss everything you need to know about Google +1 button including the step by step… Read More »

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Jun 2, 2011
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How to Add Warning Notices for your Clients in WordPress

Warning Notices in WP Admin

As a consultant, developer, or designer, sometimes you just get hired to do the project and leave. Often in these circumstances, many developers customize the WordPress admin area and remove all the main settings options, so the client cannot break the site. However, it is… Read More »

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May 18, 2011
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