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How to Add Custom Shortcut Links to WordPress Toolbar

How to Add Custom Shortcut Links in WordPress Toolbar

By default WordPress displays a toolbar on top of all pages to logged in users. You can take control of the WordPress admin bar, turn it off when viewing site, or even disable it for all users except administrators. However, this toolbar can be utilized… Read More »

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Dec 31, 2013
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How to Find and Remove Unused Shortcodes From WordPress Posts

How to Find and Remove Unused Shortcodes From WordPress Posts

Shortcodes are great, but they are not always the best way. One disadvantage of using a plugin or theme that relies on shortcodes is that when you switch a theme or deactivate the plugin, they will leave behind shordcode tags in your posts which will… Read More »

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Dec 25, 2013
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How to Set Default Admin Color Scheme for New Users in WordPress

How to Set a Default Admin Color Scheme for New Users in WordPress

One of the most talked about feature of WordPress 3.8 is the new admin interface. It is fully responsive and looks great on all devices. If you don’t like the default colors, then you can choose from 8 different admin color schemes and even add… Read More »

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Dec 24, 2013
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How to Display Recently Registered Users in WordPress

How to Display Recently Registered Users in WordPress

For multi-user WordPress sites, you may want to showcase your users on different sections of your website. For example, you can display a list of authors with avatars, or add an author info box, etc. In this tutorial we will show you how to display… Read More »

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Dec 20, 2013
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How to Fix Briefly Unavailable for Scheduled Maintenance Error in WordPress

How to Fix Unavailable for Maintenance Error in WordPress

WordPress added support for automatic updates in version 3.7 which allows WordPress to update itself to minor releases. A common problem when updating on shared WordPress hosting is that the update process may timeout, leaving your site in maintenance mode and inaccessible. In this article,… Read More »

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Dec 19, 2013
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How to Disable Directory Browsing in WordPress

How to Disable Directory Browsing in WordPress

By default when your web server does not find an index file (i.e. a file like index.php or index.html), it automatically displays an index page showing the contents of the directory. This could make your site vulnerable to hack attacks by revealing important information needed… Read More »

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Dec 18, 2013
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How to Fix “Are You Sure You Want to Do This” Error in WordPress

How to Fix 'Are you Sure you Want to Do This?' Error in WordPress

Every once in a while, you might encounter a WordPress error like error establishing database connection or memory exhausted error. Those errors are somewhat helpful because they tell you exactly what the problem is. Then there are the unhelpful errors like “Are you sure you… Read More »

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Dec 17, 2013
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How to Manually Update WordPress Using FTP

How to manually update WordPress using FTP

WordPress can automatically update itself to a new minor release without any user input. For major updates, WordPress shows a notification that an update is available and a user can initiate the update by simply clicking a button. However, sometimes you may come across a… Read More »

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Dec 13, 2013
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How to Fix Image Upload Issue in WordPress

How to Fix Image Upload Issue in WordPress

Recently, we published an article on how to fix common image issues in WordPress. Not too long after, one of our users asked us for help on a weird image upload issue she was facing. Basically she could not upload any image in WordPress, and… Read More »

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Dec 10, 2013
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How to Fix WordPress Post Pagination Hiding Content in RSS Feed

Fix WordPress Post Pagination in RSS Feeds

Recently one of our users complained to us about WordPress post pagination hiding the full content in their RSS feed. After doing a quick research, it turns out that this is a WordPress core bug (#10984) that was reported 4 years ago and is still… Read More »

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Dec 5, 2013
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