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What will be Wordpress? The quickest answer is: its a blog. Blogs, a dsl term of which begun through the period online logs, have got constantly recently been observed when on-line diaries those who desired to talk about their own concepts ...
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WordPress.tv: Heather Acton: Introduction to Custom Theming

Custom theming can be daunting to those developers used to relying on premium themes and frameworks for client projects, but the benefits to custom theming are clear. This session helps the beginner to intermediate developer understand why custom theming can provide a more solid end product for their clients, and helps them get over the hump and start building their first custom theme using _s (the Underscores starter theme from Automattic). Presentation Slides »
Custom theming can be daunting to those developers used to relying on premium themes and frameworks for client projects, but the benefits to custom theming are clear. This session helps the beginne...
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WordPress.tv: Marc Benzakein: There’s No Place Like 127.0.0.1

Developing your WordPress site locally will save you tons of time and prevent that “oops” moment when something breaks on a live site. This session shows you how to utilize tools and incorporate them within your workflow in order to save time and prevent mistakes.It explains the components needed to create local development sites, show you how to do it by utilizing time-saving techniques and then demonstrate the steps required to deploy your site once complete. Presentation Slides »
Developing your WordPress site locally will save you tons of time and prevent that “oops” moment when something breaks on a live site. This session shows you how to utilize tools and incorporate th...
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Twenty Fourteen

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Removed color change note, added Custom Header image not ← Older revision Revision as of 17:22, 4 December 2013 Line 45: Line 45:   You can also use the Theme Customizer to make the following changes to your website:   You can also use the Theme Customizer...
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Best Plugins for Using Creative Commons Images in WordPress

Best Plugins for Using Creative Commons Images in WordPress | The wonderful world of WordPress | Scoop.it
When writing in a blog, it's always better to include images and thus make your articles more attention-grabbing. Here are some plugins which make things easier for you.
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WP Security Expert, Plugin Developer Chris Wiegman Joins iThemes

WP Security Expert, Plugin Developer Chris Wiegman Joins iThemes | The wonderful world of WordPress | Scoop.it
Security has always been an essential aspect of the web. But in the past couple of years, it’s become an increasing issue on the web and, in particular, for the WordPress community.
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ManageWP.org Achievements & Feedback Contest Winners

ManageWP.org Achievements & Feedback Contest Winners | The wonderful world of WordPress | Scoop.it
ManageWP.org is growing faster than we could have ever imagined, and it’s all thanks to our incredible friends and members within the WordPress community. We’re beyond excited with the progress being made.
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Goodbye WPMU.org, Hello WPMU DEV’s Blog

Goodbye WPMU.org, Hello WPMU DEV’s Blog | The wonderful world of WordPress | Scoop.it
Back in July 16th 2008 I acquired wpmu.org from early MU enthusiast Juan Manuel for, if I remember correctly, something like $2k.
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Using WordPress for Web Application Development: The Conceptual Model

Using WordPress for Web Application Development: The Conceptual Model | The wonderful world of WordPress | Scoop.it
With people beginning to realize WordPress’ potential as an application foundation rather than just a content management system or a blogging platform, this series is focusing on just how WordPress can be used for such projects.
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Best WordPress Plugin to Import RSS Feeds as Blog Posts

Best WordPress Plugin to Import RSS Feeds as Blog Posts | The wonderful world of WordPress | Scoop.it
If you want to import RSS feeds from other sites and insert them into your WordPress sites as blog posts or even other custom post types, I suggest you use the WP RSS Aggregator plugin together with the Feed to Post extension.
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5 Themes You’ll Love From the Genesis Community

5 Themes You’ll Love From the Genesis Community | The wonderful world of WordPress | Scoop.it
We may not have done a Thanksgiving post here on the blog, but there is so much to be thankful for when it comes to the Genesis community.
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WPTavern: WordPress Dictionary Of Terms For Beginners

WPTavern: WordPress Dictionary Of Terms For Beginners | The wonderful world of WordPress | Scoop.it
WPBeginner has launched a WordPress glossary filled with commonly used terms and phrases. It’s easy to forget that a lot of people have no idea what a sidebar, widget, or a shortcode is.
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The WPKube Guide to Content Scraping in WordPress

The WPKube Guide to Content Scraping in WordPress | The wonderful world of WordPress | Scoop.it
Content scraping is essentially the act of copying the content from one site and publishing it on another.  If you are publishing content online then there is a good chance that you have been a victim of content scraping at some point.
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3 BIG Myths About WordPress - Business 2 Community

3 BIG Myths About WordPress - Business 2 Community | The wonderful world of WordPress | Scoop.it
Business 2 Community 3 BIG Myths About WordPress Business 2 Community 3 BIG Myths About WordPress image shutterstock 99170684 300x232 Continuing to be the largest CMS platform used in the world WordPress surprisingly still has some alarming myths...
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WordPress.tv: Dustin Filippini: Comprehensive Dashboard Walkthrough

Dustin takes a comprehensive look at the WordPress Dashboard, unlocking new and exciting things that are included within WordPress. Areas covered: * What each menu item in a default WordPress install does * How to change common settings * How to write posts and pages, add media, and more * How to add new users * How to manage comments * Managing Menus * Managing Widgets * What are dashboard widgets? * What is my user profile?
Dustin takes a comprehensive look at the WordPress Dashboard, unlocking new and exciting things that are included within WordPress. Areas covered: * What each menu item in a default WordPress...
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A Quick Primer on Setting Up a WordPress Web Site - Blaze Studios

A Quick Primer on Setting Up a WordPress Web Site - Blaze Studios | The wonderful world of WordPress | Scoop.it
WordPress is the most popular Content Management System (CMS) on the planet—by far. In fact, it powers over 75 million sites. This post walks you...
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A Useful WordPress Plugin For Those Who Write Long-form Content

A Useful WordPress Plugin For Those Who Write Long-form Content | The wonderful world of WordPress | Scoop.it
Developed by George Stephanis, Add IDs to Header Tags is a WordPress plugin that adds an `id` attribute to header tags in posts. This enables users to deep-link into your content.
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WPTavern: BuddyPress Codex Completely Revamped with New Design, Tutorials and Guides

WPTavern: BuddyPress Codex Completely Revamped with New Design, Tutorials and Guides | The wonderful world of WordPress | Scoop.it
Have you checked out the BuddyPress codex lately? It’s sporting a completely refreshed design and the content has been updated and expanded. For the longest time, one of the biggest complaints about BuddyPress was the lack of documentation.
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WordPress 3.8 Developers Prepare Code For Hard Freeze

WordPress 3.8 Developers Prepare Code For Hard Freeze | The wonderful world of WordPress | Scoop.it
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WordPress 3.8 RC1 was released today ahead of the hard freeze scheduled for Dec. 5th. Strangely, this coincides with an arctic cold front that will be sweeping across the US the very same day.
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Pad Writing Magazine WordPress Theme

Pad Writing Magazine WordPress Theme | The wonderful world of WordPress | Scoop.it
Pad Writing is a stylish and modern blog / magazine WordPress theme from Ink Themes. The premium theme has a mobile friendly responsive design with a three column layout that lets you display your latest, greatest and featured posts.
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From Wix to Wordpress: one entrepreneur's quest to build a website for free - BRW (subscription)

From Wix to Wordpress: one entrepreneur's quest to build a website for free
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Building a website is not for the faint of heart, the impatient or the naive.
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5 Ways WordPress Makes Running a Business Easier 

5 Ways WordPress Makes Running a Business Easier  | The wonderful world of WordPress | Scoop.it
While WordPress can certainly be used to share photos of your cats and rant about random aspects of your life, it’s also an excellent platform for businesses.
“Tell me something I don’t know,” you’re probably thinking.
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Utsav Singh Rathour: Working With Child Themes

Utsav talks about child themes and explains why it is important. A WordPress child theme is a theme that inherits the functionality of the parent theme. A child theme is the best and easiest way to modify an existing theme, whether you want to make a few tiny changes or extensive changes. Presentation Slides »
Utsav talks about child themes and explains why it is important. A WordPress child theme is a theme that inherits the functionality of the parent theme. A child theme is the best and easiest way to...
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How to automatically add paragraph tags in WordPress

How to automatically add paragraph tags in WordPress | The wonderful world of WordPress | Scoop.it
By default, WordPress automatically add paragraph tags to the content and the excerpt, using the wpautop() function. If you need to automatically add some

tags to any text, you can use the function as shown in today's example.

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How to Fix WordPress Post Pagination Hiding Content in RSS Feed

How to Fix WordPress Post Pagination Hiding Content in RSS Feed | The wonderful world of WordPress | Scoop.it
Recently one of our users complained to us about WordPress post pagination hiding the full content in their RSS feed.
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WordCamp London 2013: A Diary of the Event

WordCamp London 2013: A Diary of the Event | The wonderful world of WordPress | Scoop.it
The following is a guest post by Stephen Wu who attended WordCamp London 2013. Steven Wu is a freelance WordPress Theme Developer and specialises in Magento Ecommerce development. He frequently writes for online and well-known print publications.
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