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How to Start a WordPress Blog – A Beginner Step by Step Guide | 2019

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Do you want to learn how to start a WordPress blog? Then, you have come to the right guide. In this 6000+ words guide, I am going to teach you how to start a WordPress Blog with easy to follow Steps. Whether you are tech savvy or a complete beginner, This guide is going to be one of the easiest to follow. To get your WordPress blog started, there are 3 things I will require from you. They are: A

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How to Add Sticky Widgets in WordPress Sidebar

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A WordPress sidebar is one area of a blog that if use properly can get you more conversion. Widgets such as subscribe forms, recent & popular post, social media follow, advertisement are what that can be found in a sidebar. But once you begin scrolling down a page, most of this widgets becomes hidden. If you want to double your earning or conversion from one sidebar widget, then you have to get more attention to the widget by making it

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Blog Post SEO for Beginners – How to get almost perfect Yoast SEO Score

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For beginners, without doing Blog Post SEO, your wonderfully written blog post may not rank well on search engines. In this guide I am going to show you how to setup your blog post SEO using Yoast SEO plugin. SEO helps a blog post ranks better on search engines when the post keyphrase is searched, providing organic traffic to your blog for years to come. In this guide I am going to show you how to setup your blog post

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How to Set Up a Blog with Hostgator

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When deciding to start a blog, one question that comes to mind is which blog platform to go for? Why we have a number of blogging platform out there that are good, WordPress is always a better option and Hostgator is an excellent hosting option for WordPress with easy to setup process. Want to start a WordPress blog but don't know how? then, you’ve come to the right place. In this guide, I will show how you can setup a

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How to Create MySQL Database & User

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When doing a manual installation of WordPress, one step you will need to take is to create a MySQL database and user. In this tutorial, I will show you how to do that. How to Create MySQL Database & User 1) Login to your hosting control panel or cpanel 2) Once you have login, Click on MySQL Databases 3) On the Create New Database section, enter a name for you database and click the Create Database button. If done correctly

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How to Upload WordPress Files Using File Manager

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Read: How to Install WordPress Manually – Steps to Take In this tutorial, let's look at how we would go about uploading our WordPress file to a hosting using file manager. This tutorial is a step to take in my previous tutorial: How to Install WordPress Manually – Steps to Take Let's get started How to Upload WordPress Files For Manual Installation Using File Manager 1) Download WordPress from wordpress.org/download. The file should be downloaded as zip file. 2) Next, login

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How to Install WordPress Manually – Steps to Take

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If you are using WordPress.com, then you cannot install WordPress manually. This guide is for WordPress.org, the self hosted WordPress. For some reason you may want to install WordPress manually by  downloading the official WordPress software. This is very possible and i will be showing you how in this tutorial. Before we get started, check that your host supports WordPress. If you want to install WordPress Manually offline then XAMPP is a good choice. In other to run the open-source WordPress,

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How To Create a Simple Contact Form On Your Blog Using WPForms

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Having a contact form on your blog is one way to allow visitors to get in touch with you. Contact forms can be customize to serve various purpose on a blog. For example a contact form to accept guest post submission. In this article, i will talk on how to create a contact form on your blog using Wpforms. But first... Why WPForms? To me, I will say WPForms is the best WordPress contact forms plugin out there that is

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How to Install & Activate Theme From WordPress Admin

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Before You Start This guide is for WordPress.org, the self hosted WordPress. And note changing your WordPress theme can affect your website looks and functions. In this tutorial, I am going to show you how to install and activate a theme from the WordPress dashboard.   1: Login to your WordPress admin area. The default url to login to your admin area is something like this: yourdomainname.com/wp-admin 2: Once you are logged in, your WordPress dashboard will look similar to

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How to Change WordPress Password From phpMyAdmin

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That moment when you try to login into your WordPress admin, only to discover the login password is in incorrect. You tried to enter a few more times but still get password incorrect even to the point you have to wait a few minutes to be allowed by wordpress to login again. Don't worry, it happens, we forget our passwords sometimes and yes it get a lot worse when wordpress login get hacked or changed and can't even get access

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