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WordPress 5.5 “Eckstine”: What’s New and How to Update

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WordPress 5.5 “Eckstine” is here. In this latest version of WordPress, your site gets new power in 3 major areas: Speed, Search & Security . Lets take a quick look at what you will expect in this major areas. Speed: Pages and Posts feel faster thanks to lazy loaded images. Search: A sitemap is included that helps search engines discover your posts and pages. Security: You can set plugins and themes to update automatically or not. You can also set

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What is WordPress Site Health Tool & How to Use It

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Are you using the WordPress site health tool located in your WordPress dashboard? This is a very useful tool every WordPress site owner should be using from time to time. So What is WordPress Site Health Tool? As of WordPress 5.2, WordPress introduced a brand new feature called Site Health. The Site health tool shows any improvements that could be made on your website from the "Status" Tab and every detail about the configuration of your WordPress website from the

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How to Update to The Latest WordPress Version: WordPress 5.4 and What’s New

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A few days ago, a new update to WordPress was released. WordPress 5.4 “Adderley” comes with some cool new features and here is how to update to the latest version and what's new. How to Update to WordPress 5.4 You should already get a notice on your WordPress site that WordPress 5. 4 is available as in this screenshot. You can click on  "please update now" to go to the update page. Alternative you can get to the update page

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How to Add Pages, Posts, Categories or Custom Links to your Blog Navigation Menu

Add Pages, Posts, Categories or Custom Links to your Blog Navigation Menu

Navigation menu helps visitors navigate easily into various areas of your blog that normally won't be seen. A typical navigation structure looks like this: Home, About, Services & Contact. The home page is the landing page where your website address is entered. E.g wplearnhowto.com. The homepage can either be a blog page or a static page. From the homepage and every other page & post on your blog, you can include a fixed navigation that connects all the pages together.

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4 Best Free Plugins to Start a Forum on WordPress

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Did you know you can start a forum website on WordPress easily? In this article,  I will be sharing with you 4 best free plugins you can use to start a forum website. Let's get started 4 Best Free Plugins to Start a Forum on WordPress 1) BBPress Built by the contributors to Wordpress CMS, BBpress is a simple but yet powerful forum software plugin with over 300,000+ active installs. With this plugin, you can easily create a discussion board

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How to Fix Old Redirects after Transferring Website to a New Hosting (Old to New Domain)

Fix OLD Redirects after Transferring Website to a New Hosting

In this tutorial, I will be teaching how to fix Old URL redirects to your old domain name after transferring your website to a new domain & hosting. Need help transferring your website?  You can check out my article on How to transfer WordPress Website Manually to a New Web Hosting Let's get started. How to Fix Old Redirects after Transferring Website to a New Hosting (Old to New Domain) Changing The Site & Home URL 1)  Login into your

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Why and How to Reinstall WordPress (From WordPress Admin)

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In this tutorial, I will be showing how to reinstall WordPress. But let's first look at some reasons why reinstalling WordPress may be the best option for you. Why Reinstall WordPress? Your WordPress website may have been hacked as a result of WordPress's core files being modified. This does not necessarily mean you can't access your WordPress sites. a Hacked website may include but not limited to: a) Seeing strange ads on your website b) Your website redirecting to other

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How to transfer WordPress Website Manually to a New Web Hosting (Same Domain Name)

How to transfer WordPress Website Manually to a New Web Hosting

So you have decided on a change of hosting for your website to a better hosting option. This guide will walk you through on how to go about transferring the WordPress files & database manually to your new hosting. Looking for a reliable web hosting for your WordPress website? Then, Bluehost is among my top 5 hosting choices. As with most hosting, you should be provided with cPanel login and you will be needing to access both old and the

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How to add Related Posts in WordPress using Jetpack

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In my article: 5 Basic Free WordPress Plugins Every Blog Should Have, I talked about Jetpack. Jetpack is a security, performance, and site management tool with a lot of features such as site stats tracking, a high-speed CDN for images downtime monitoring protection against brute force attack related posts below each blog post automated sharing to social networks, sidebar customization and many more In this article, I am going to show you how to add related posts in WordPress below

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How to Add Wallet to Woocommerce Store

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In this tutorial, I will be teaching how to add a wallet to woocommerce store using Terawallet, a Wordpress plugin With TeraWallet, customers can be able to: Store their money in a digital wallet Make a purchase from the store using wallet balance at checkout Transfer money from one wallet to another in your store Top up your wallet Get rewarded for activities performed on the website e.g registration. Request Wallet Withdraw (Premium feature) Let's get started with setting up

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