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11 Truly Useful Yet Unknown WordPress Features

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Not every WordPress feature makes a huge splash upon release. Therefore, here we will look at some truly useful yet relatively unknown WordPress features.
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WordPress Development for Beginners: Widgets and Menus

WordPress Development for Beginners: Widgets and Menus | Understanding Wordpress | Scoop.it
Widgets and menus are generally your first port of call when making customizations to a WordPress site. In this tutorial, you’ll learn how to code and c...
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How to Brag About Your Freelance Work Without Being a Jerk

How to Brag About Your Freelance Work Without Being a Jerk | Understanding Wordpress | Scoop.it
For some WordPress freelancers, the thought of promoting yourself is like pulling teeth. So, we've put together a handy list of ways you can promot...
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Blog Footer Bringing Down Your Site? Get it Right With These 50 Examples – Design School

Blog Footer Bringing Down Your Site? Get it Right With These 50 Examples – Design School | Understanding Wordpress | Scoop.it
Don't overlook the one design element that could set your site apart from the rest.
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Moving Your Blogger / Tumblr / LiveJournal / Movable Type Blog to WordPress

Moving Your Blogger / Tumblr / LiveJournal / Movable Type Blog to WordPress | Understanding Wordpress | Scoop.it
Thinking about making the switch to WordPress? WordPress makes it really easy to import content from other blogging sites so you can set up a new websit...
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How to Install XAMPP and WordPress Locally on PC/Windows

How to Install XAMPP and WordPress Locally on PC/Windows | Understanding Wordpress | Scoop.it
Setting up XAMPP on your Windows machine is by far no easy feat, but once installed it's a breeze to run and will save you a bunch of time if you n...
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How to Reset Your WordPress Website

How to Reset Your WordPress Website | Understanding Wordpress | Scoop.it
If have a WordPress installation for testing purposes, or want to set up your blog again from scratch, here's how to hit the reset button and retur...
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Understanding CSS Grids for Modern WordPress Website Design

Understanding CSS Grids for Modern WordPress Website Design | Understanding Wordpress | Scoop.it
With responsive design now no longer optional, CSS grids are quickly becoming the go-to for creating consistent website layouts that look great on multiple devices. In a nutshell, CSS grids provide a quick way to scaffold a site. You know all those floats and absolute and fixed positioning properties we’ve been using? Yeah, those are becoming outdated as CSS evolves. CSS3 grids make creating and changing sites a snap. In today’s post, I’ll show you how they work, why you should use them and how
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Upgrade Your Site with the Best Search Plugins for WordPress

Upgrade Your Site with the Best Search Plugins for WordPress | Understanding Wordpress | Scoop.it
Those of you who have been using WordPress for some time now know that its default search engine just doesn’t cut it once you have a few hundred articles posted on your site. One of the best ways to improve the user experience is to help your regular visitors find what they’re looking for as easily and...
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The GoDaddy Hot 100 Highlights WordPress Plugin and Theme Trends - WP Mayor

The GoDaddy Hot 100 Highlights WordPress Plugin and Theme Trends - WP Mayor | Understanding Wordpress | Scoop.it
The WordPress community has thrived based on the contributions of its members. As part of its continued commitment to the WordPress community, GoDaddy has begun publishing the GoDaddy Hot 100 as a way to share insights from across our millions of WordPress installations. It's a way for us to contribute to the openness of the WordPress community by empowering developers with data on the latest industry trends with respect to WordPress plugins and themes.
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Upgrading the Core WordPress Custom Menu Widget | Tips and Tricks HQ

Upgrading the Core WordPress Custom Menu Widget | Tips and Tricks HQ | Understanding Wordpress | Scoop.it
In this article, I walk through upgrading the Custom Menu widget for WordPress to offer the ability to use the Menu Name as the Title for the menu, without the
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Styling Text Images in Divi

Styling Text Images in Divi | Understanding Wordpress | Scoop.it
This little Divi tip will help you style images you add to the Divi Text Module using CSS
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Next Level Travel Blogging » Blog Archive » Essential (Free) Plugins every travel blog should have

Next Level Travel Blogging » Blog Archive » Essential (Free) Plugins every travel blog should have | Understanding Wordpress | Scoop.it
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How to Install WordPress on your Windows Computer Using WAMP

How to Install WordPress on your Windows Computer Using WAMP | Understanding Wordpress | Scoop.it
Want to install WordPress Windows using WAMP? Here is a Step by step guide on how to install WordPress on your Windows Computer using WAMP.
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How to Launch an Online Shop With WordPress

How to Launch an Online Shop With WordPress | Understanding Wordpress | Scoop.it
Buy and sell handcrafted, mousemade design content like vector patterns, icons, photoshop brushes, fonts and more at Creative Market.
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The Hows and Whys of Turning Your WordPress Content into an eBook

The Hows and Whys of Turning Your WordPress Content into an eBook | Understanding Wordpress | Scoop.it
The best WordPress eBook plugins and how you can use them to grow your audience, rewards your visitors, and even make money online.
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The Ultimate Guide to WordPress Permalinks

The Ultimate Guide to WordPress Permalinks | Understanding Wordpress | Scoop.it
Pretty permalinks are the default setting for URLs on WordPress sites, but what exactly makes them pretty? We take a look at how permalinks work in Word...
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WordPress Glossary - Dictionary of WordPress and Blogging Terms

WordPress Glossary - Dictionary of WordPress and Blogging Terms | Understanding Wordpress | Scoop.it
WPBeginner's WordPress glossary helps explain complicated WordPress and blogging terminology in simple words. Its the best WordPress dictionary.
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Set Up Your Blog’s Editorial Calendar With These 3 WordPress Editorial Plugins

Set Up Your Blog’s Editorial Calendar With These 3 WordPress Editorial Plugins | Understanding Wordpress | Scoop.it
Having a tidy editorial calendar is key to managing a successful WordPress blog. These three editorial plugins will help.
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How to Auto-Schedule Your WordPress Blog Posts

How to Auto-Schedule Your WordPress Blog Posts | Understanding Wordpress | Scoop.it
Want to find a better way to schedule posts on your WordPress site? See how to auto-schedule your WordPress blog posts and never miss a publish date.
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9 Awesome and Obscure WordPress Features You Didn’t Know Existed

9 Awesome and Obscure WordPress Features You Didn’t Know Existed | Understanding Wordpress | Scoop.it
At the rate WordPress is growing, it’s impossible to promote all of the awesome little bits and pieces it contains, which means that some features get overlooked. In this post, I hope to show you at least a few things you don’t know about everyone’s favorite CMS. Get ready for awesome! 1. Paste to Make a Link Share on Facebook Tweet it Share on Google+ Sign up for more WordPress wisdom
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13 Ways To Keep Your WordPress Website Secure

13 Ways To Keep Your WordPress Website Secure | Understanding Wordpress | Scoop.it
WordPress security is often overlooked, and when a hack happens this can prove fatal to your blog or business website. Beef up your security with this guide
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What To Expect From WordPress 4.4

What To Expect From WordPress 4.4 | Understanding Wordpress | Scoop.it
We are just about two months from the release of WordPress 4.4, but it's already shaping up to be a very exciting release. Earth shattering enough to justify my attempt at a click baity headline? I don't know but there sure is a lot of cool stuff happening.
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4 Quick Ways to Lower Your WordPress Site’s Bounce Rate

4 Quick Ways to Lower Your WordPress Site’s Bounce Rate | Understanding Wordpress | Scoop.it
So I launched a WordPress blog a couple of years ago. I threw everything into it for a few months. I wrote article after article, focusing on high-quality content; all the while dreaming of the success it would become.
Then, as the same old story goes, I became distracted by other commitments, and the blog declined into a state of disuse. As of this writing, I haven’t published an article on the site in over 15 months. At the time of its abandonment, it was attracting fewer than 2,000 v
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16 Useful Code Snippets for WordPress

16 Useful Code Snippets for WordPress | Understanding Wordpress | Scoop.it
There are a few different ways to use code snippets. Most of the time, you’ll find yourself heading to the functions.php file but give that some extra thought.
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