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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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How To Install WordPress Using Softaculous App Installer

In other to use softaculous app installer, you may need to make sure your web-hosting cpanel support it. You can find out from your hosting company about that. In this tutorial I am going to show how to Install WordPress Using Softaculous App Installer. How To Install WordPress Using Softaculous App Installer 1. Login into your hosting control panel and locate the Softaculous App Installer. Next, Click on it. As seen in the screenshot, this is the cpanel of namecheap

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How to Cloak Affiliate Links In WordPress Using Thirsty Affiliates Plugin

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ThirstyAffiliates is a free and paid WordPress plugin that helps affiliate marketers & bloggers cloak affiliate links. Link cloaking is the process of disguising the affiliate link URL and making the link shorter and more visually appealing to visitors. If you have a blog, affiliate marketing is a good way to monetize your blog and ThirstyAffiliates  Helps to manage affiliates links all from your WordPress Dashboard. I will be showing you how to disguise your affiliate link using Thirsty Affiliates

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How to Install & Activate a Plugin From WordPress Admin By Uploading

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Before You Start If you are using WordPress.com, then you cannot install plugins unless you upgrade to business plan. This guide is for WordPress.org, the self hosted WordPress. How to install and activate plugin by uploading For some reason, if you are not able to search and install plugins from the plugin directory in your WordPress dashboard or if you purchase a paid plugin,  not to worry there is another way you can install the plugin. And that is by

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How to Install & Activate a Plugin From WordPress Dashboard

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Before You Start If you are using WordPress.com, then you cannot install plugins unless you upgrade to business plan. This guide is for WordPress.org, the self hosted WordPress. In this tutorial, I am going to show you how to install and activate a plugin from the WordPress dashboard. Step 1: Login to your WordPress dashboard. The default url to login to your dashboard is something like this: yourdomainname.com/wp-admin Step 2: Once you are logged in, your WordPress dashboard will look

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Choosing Between WordPress.Org or WordPress.Com

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There are 2 types of WordPress you can decide to go for. And this 2 types of WordPress comes from how they are being hosted. With WordPress.org, You have to worry about getting your own hosting as YOU host your own website. WordPress.org is where you’ll find the free WordPress software that you can download and install on your own web server. On the other hand, WordPress.com takes care of all of the hosting for you. You don’t have to

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