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How to Set a Static Page as Homepage in WordPress

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In this tutorial, I am going to teach you how to set a static page as homepage in WordPress. But why would you need to set a static page as your home page? - simple, to give visitors coming to your site an overview of your website. For example, if your website is originally a blog, you may want to have a welcome page set as your home page and move the blog to another page. The welcome page or

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What are Permalinks in WordPress, Why and How to Set Them


Permalinks in WordPress are the permanent URLs to your individual pages and blog posts in your WordPress site, as well as your category and tag archives. They are used to link to your contents on the web and they should always remain permanent as changing them can break the link. Before you begin creating contents on your website, it is important you decide on a permalinks structure because changing permalinks later on can seriously impact on your blog search engine

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How to Set up a WordPress Blog on Bluehost

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In this guide, I will show you how to set up a WordPress blog with Bluehost, an official WordPress recommended hosting provider. But first, we would need to purchase your hosting from Bluehost and the exciting thing about that is, you will get a FREE DOMAIN NAME & SSL to kickstart your blog. How to Set up a WordPress Blog on Bluehost Buying Your Hosting With Bluehost Step 1: Visit Bluehost (click on this link). Step 2: Once on the

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How to Create Jump to Link to a Specific part of a Page or Post

How to Create Jump to Link to a Specific part of a Page or Post

In this tutorial, I will be showing you how to create a jump to link to a specific part of a page or post. Why use a Jump to Link? (Click on this link to see example) Jump to links helps link your visitors navigate from one part of your page content to another. For example, you have a list of topics you want to cover in a post. You can link each topic name to a specific area further

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How to Create an Image Gallery In WordPress Post or Page (Using WordPress Classic Editor)

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Do you want an image gallery on your WordPress website to showcase your portfolio? In this tutorial, I will be showing you how to create an image gallery using WordPress classic editor. Let's get started. How to Create an Image Gallery In WordPress Post or Page Without Plugin (Using WordPress Classic Editor) Step 1:  If you are using the latest version of WordPress, you need to Install & activate the classic editor plugin. The classic editor was the default

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How to Properly Update WordPress, Themes & Plugins (Improve On Website Security)

How to Properly Update WordPress, Themes & Plugins

Overview Updating your WordPress "Core",  Themes and Plugins to its latest versions is one easy way to improve on your Wordpress site security and performance. Updating help avoids any vulnerability found in previous versions, providing protection to your website. It prevents hackers to insert malicious code on your site. WordPress is the most popular CMS right now and it is a target for hackers. That is why whenever there is an update for your website, it is best practices to

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5 Tools That Experts Use that will Simplify your SEO Efforts


SEO is a vital marketing tool, as not only it helps a website rank better on search engines, but it also improves the user experience and usability of a website. With the high volumes of searches (3.5billion+) made daily by users, having a presence in the top positions for the keywords searched by the user, can increase your website trust. That's what the SEO game is about, trying to rank better for keywords. And for a new website coming up,

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6 Best Plugins to Add Different Types of Code Snippets Easily to Your WordPress Website

6 best Plugins to Add Code Snippet Easily To WordPress Website

Adding code snippets to your website can now be done easily with plugins without having to necessarily edit your theme files directly to add some code snippets. And also, it is bad practices to use the WordPress Theme editor to make changes to your template files directly, as doing so could break your site and your changes may be lost. If by all means, you want to customize more than your site CSS, then you may consider creating a child

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How to Create a WordPress Child Theme

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If you are going to be making lot's of customization on your blog and you don't want to lose the customization when you upgrade your WordPress theme, then you should get a child theme. A WordPress child theme is a WordPress theme that inherits its functionality from another WordPress theme. That is the parent theme. A Parent theme is a theme that includes all of the required WordPress template files and assets for the theme to work. In this tutorial,

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5 Basic Free WordPress Plugins Every Blog Should Have

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When deciding on plugins to use on your blog, it can be overwhelming on which to pick out of the over 55,000 plugins you will find in the WordPress plugin directory. That is why I have put together in this article 5 basic free plugin (But have paid plans) I think every blog should have. And Yes I use these plugins on my blog. 5 Basic Free WordPress Plugins Every Blog Should Have 1) Akismet Akismet is a plugin

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