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How to Display Recent Posts From A Specific Category In WordPress

Are you looking to show posts from a specific category on your WordPress site? The default WordPress method is the recent posts widget that shows posts from all categories but we have a few methods for showing the posts by category on your site. In this video we will show you how to display recent posts from a specific category in WordPress.

How to Display the Last Updated Date of Your Posts in WordPress

Are you looking to display the last updated date for your posts in WordPress? This helps let your users know how recent your article is for their needs. In this video we will show you how to easily display the last updated date of your posts in WordPress.

How to Fix WordPress Posts Returning 404 Error

404 errors can pop up from time to time due to how complex WordPress is behind the scenes. These errors can make it seem like your site is completely gone but you don’t have to worry we have helped many users work through removing this error. In this video we will show you how to fix your WordPress posts returning the 404 error.

How to Display Different Sidebar for Each Post or Page in WordPress

Are you looking to have different sidebars for different areas on your site? Most themes have a sidebar area that will show the same sidebar no matter the page but you don’t always want to do that. In this video, we will show you how to display a different sidebar for each post and page in WordPress.

How to Let Users Filter Posts and Pages in WordPress

Do you want to let users filter posts and pages when visiting your site? Letting your users filter posts by category, tags, post types, etc can help sort through your site. In this video, we will show you how to filter posts and pages in WordPress.

How to Add Random Header Images to Your WordPress Blog

Are you wanting to display random header images on your WordPress site? Most WordPress themes come with built-in support for header images to edit the look and feel of your site. In this video we will show you how to add random header images to your WordPress site without any code.

How to Prevent Duplicate Post Titles in WordPress

Post titles and urls are important for the SEO of your site and having duplicates can have a negative effect. We have helped many users and will tell you how we would prevent duplicate post titles.

How to Completely Remove Comments From Your WordPress Site

Do you want to completely remove comments from your WordPress website? Some websites want to remove comments completely to avoid any issues that they could run into from comment moderation. In this video, we will show you how to completely remove comments from your WordPress site.

How to Duplicate a WordPress Page or Post with a Single Click

Sometimes you have a need to duplicate a post or a page from your site for a reason. Creating a duplicate post or page allows you to work on it without affecting the existing version. In this video we will show you how to quickly duplicate a WordPress page or post with all the settings.

How to Properly Update Live Published Posts in WordPress

Have you had to make significant edits to an already published WordPress post? Maybe if you need to rewrite an old article or updating its screenshots because they are outdated. In this video we will show you how to properly update live published posts in WordPress.

How to Change the Author of a Post in WordPress

Do you want to change the author of a post in WordPress? Sometimes you may need to display a different author such as a guest pots or a different author. In this video we will show you how to easily change the author of a post in WordPress with just a few clicks.

How to List Future Upcoming Scheduled Posts in WordPress

Showing upcoming posts can be helpful in getting people to subscribe to your blog. While WordPress does not have a built in way to do this, there are a few plugins. In this video, we will show you how to display future upcoming posts in WordPress.

How to Hide Featured Images on Individual Posts in WordPress

Do you want to hide featured images on select posts? There are many scenarios when you have a featured image but instead of removing it, you can simply hide it using a handy plugin. In this video, we will show you how to hide featured images on individual posts in WordPress.

How to Add an Author Info Box in WordPress Posts

Do you want to add an author bio box in your WordPress posts? Author bio boxes is a section where you can display information about the post author with links to their information and social profiles. In this video, we will show you how to add an author info box in WordPress.

How to Display Your WordPress Posts in a Grid Layout

Most WordPress themes do not come with a grid layout display of your posts. Some users want to do this to change how their layout of posts look and this is one method. In this video, we will show you how to display your WordPress posts in a grid layout.

How to Auto Schedule Your WordPress Blog Posts

By default WordPress allows you to schedule your posts to be published later. There is a way to automatically schedule your WordPress posts. In this video, we will show you how to auto schedule your WordPress posts.

5 Best Related Posts Plugins for WordPress

Are users leaving your site after reading the first post? Increasing page views can be difficult and showing related content is an effective way of getting more page views. In this video, we will show you the 5 best related posts plugins.

How to Show Recent Comments in WordPress Sidebar

Are you looking to add recent comments in your WordPress sidebar? There are a few options available for doing this in WordPress. In this video, we will show you how to display recent comments in WordPress.

How to Add Posts by Email in WordPress

WordPress allows you to write and publish blog posts right from your email. In this video, we will show you how to add posts by email.

How to Remove NoFollow From WordPress Comments

By default WordPress automatically adds a nofollow tag to all links in the comments. Recently one of our readers asked if it was possible to remove the nofollow from WordPress comments. In this video we will show you how to remove nofollow from WordPress comment links.

How to Add a Post Creation Limit for WordPress Users

Have you wanted to limit the number of posts a user can publish or submit for review? This can be helpful for a multitude of uses. In this video, we will show you how to add a post creation limit for WordPress users.

How to Add Email This Option to Your WordPress Posts

Do you want to add an “Email This” button to your blog posts? Word of mouth is a valuable marketing technique to use. In this video, we will show you how to add an email this option to your WordPress posts.

16 Best Plugins to Improve WordPress Comments

Comments are an important part of many WordPress blogs as a way to engage users and build community. The default commenting system is a good place to start but there are ways to improve it. In this video, we will show you 15 of the best plugins to improve WordPress comments.

How to Add a New Post in WordPress and Utilize all the Features

While some may think adding a new WordPress post is self-explanatory, it can be confusing for beginners. Not to mention even some users do not know all of the available options in the post editor. In this video, we will show you how to add a new post in WordPress with all the features.

How to Install and Setup Yoast Comment Hacks for WordPress

Would you like a set of tools to help with WordPress comment management moderation? The Yoast team released a new plugin called Yoast Comment Hacks that brings some comment features together. In this video, we will show you how to install and setup Yoast Comment Hacks for WordPress.

How to Set Maximum Number of Tags for WordPress Posts

Tags are a great way to organize your content but beginners often mistake it for SEO keywords and add too many tags. If you manage a multi-author blog or are training a new author then it can be helpful to limit the tags allowed for each post.

How to Write a Good Blog Comment and Bypass the Spam Filter in WordPress

Have you ever thought about what makes a good blog comment? Want to know a sure fire way to bypass the comment spam filter? In this article, we will show you how to write a good blog comment and bypass the spam filter.

How to Display Recent Posts in WordPress

Do you want to show your recent posts in WordPress? Displaying recent posts helps your users find them easily and helps keep users on your site. In this video, we will show you how to display recent posts in WordPress.

Beginner’s Guide How to Back Date Your WordPress Posts

Some users may ask if it is possible to back date your posts. WordPress does allow you to change the dates on any posts you write. In this video, we will show you how to back date your WordPress posts.

12 Most Useful WordPress Custom Post Types Tutorials

WordPress allows you to create your own custom content types. These post types can be used to add any content you would like. In this video, we will show you 12 useful WordPress custom post types tutorials.

How to Hide a Post From Home Page in WordPress

Have you wanted to hide a post from your home page? While you can make a post password protected or private you may want to simply hide the post. In this video, we will show you how to hide a post from the home page in WordPress.

How to Add Quicktags in WordPress Comment Forms

By default WordPress allows visitors to use some basic HTML tags in their comments. Most bloggers are unaware of this and most users don’t know how to write HTML. In this video, we will show you how to add quicktags in WordPress comment forms.

How to Crop and Edit WordPress Post Thumbnails

Are you frustrated with automated thumbnail sizes which crop the image from the middle and cut off the sides. There is an easy solution for cropping and scaling post thumbnails. In this article, we will show you how to crop and edit WordPress post thumbnails.

How to Display All Your WordPress Posts on One Page

Are you trying to display all of your WordPress posts on one page? Some sites want to have their archive pages list out all of their WordPress posts on a single page so users can search easier. In this video we will walk you through how to diaplay all of your WordPress posts on one page without pagination.

How to Add WordPress Navigation Menu in Posts Pages

Usually your WordPress theme handles how and where your navigation menus are displayed. Luckily there are plugins and tools to change that for your site. In this video we will show you how to add WordPress navigation menus in posts and pages.

How to Start a WordPress Blog The RIGHT WAY - Beginners Guide (Step by Step)

Want to start a blog without making the rookie mistakes? We have helped 130,000+ users start a blog successfully. Watch this video to learn more.

How to Add a Reading Progress Bar in WordPress Posts

Some sites out there on the internet have progress indicators on the top of their articles. This indicates how much more of the article is left to scroll through and encourages them to continue reading. In this video, we will show you how to add a reading progress bar in WordPress posts.

How to Make Your WordPress Blog Completely Private

Do you want to be able to make your site completely private? Often users will want to use WordPress to share personal photos with select people but not to the world. In this video, we will show you how to make your site completely private as well as password protecting specific posts.

How to Add a Progress Bar in Your WordPress Posts

Have you ever wanted to add a progress bar to your WordPress site? You can use it to show progress on milestones for specific projects you are working on. In this video, we will show you how to add a progress bar in your WordPress posts.

How to Fix Category and Comment Count After WordPress Import

Is your comment count off after importing your content? Importing with the built-in importer can sometimes mess up your comments count. In this video, we will show you how to fix category and comment counts after importing.

8 Proven Methods to Promote Old Posts in WordPress

Do you want to increase your website’s traffic? One method to do so is to promote your older articles. In this video, we will show you 8 proven methods to promote old posts in WordPress.

How to Limit Comment Length in WordPress

WordPress comments encourage discussions around your topic but there may be a few comments with extreme lengths. These may not be helpful to users reading your article. In this video, we will show you how to how to limit comment length in WordPress.

How to Add Character Limit to Post Titles in WordPress

The optimal title length is normally between 55 and 60 characters. It becomes hard to manage the titles if you are using a multi-author blog. In this video, we will show you how to add a character limit to post titles in WordPress.

When Do You Need a Custom Post Type or Taxonomy in WordPress

When reading about WordPress there may have been terms you were interested in like custom post types and taxonomies. As a beginner you may be confused on if you need to use a custom post type or taxonomy. In this video, we will show you when you need a custom post type or taxonomy in WordPress.

Adding a Post Rating System in WordPress with WP PostRatings

There are multiple post rating systems you can add to your site through plugins or other methods. We found one that may be good for sites to use. In this video, we will show you how to add a post rating system in WordPress.

How to Install and Setup Facebook Comments in WordPress

Are you wanting to add Facebook comments on your WordPress site? Facebook is a massive social network that many people use. In this video, we will show you how to install and setup Facebook comments in WordPress.

How to Limit Authors to their Own Posts in WordPress Admin

Running a multi author site can be good for getting out content for your readers but could use some limitation controls. Through a plugin you can limit authors to their own posts. In this video, we will show you how to limit authors to their own posts in WordPress admin.

How to Expire Posts or Partial Post Content in WordPress

Have you wanted to set an expiration date for your posts or have some time specific content? WordPress currently does not have an automated way to expire posts but you can add this to your site. In this video, we will show you how to expire posts or partial post content in WordPress.

How to Display the Latest Sticky Posts in WordPress

WordPress has the ability to add sticky posts to feature them on your site. When you make a post sticky it shows above your new posts only if your theme permits it. In this video, we will show you how to display the latest sticky posts in WordPress.

How to Disable the Full Height Post Editor in WordPress

The full height editor is a great feature for some users but for others who got used to the old editor or do not want it full height. There is a simple method to turn this off. In this video we will show you how to disable the full height post editor in WordPress.

How to Archive Posts Without Deleting Them in WordPress

Have you wanted to hide older posts from your blog without deleting them? One method to do this would be to archive them like an email. In this video, we will show you how to archive posts without deleting them in WordPress.

How to Show Recent Posts by Category in WordPress

Have you wanted to showcase your recent posts from each category in your widget area? There are a few ways to show these depending on how you would want to show this. In this video, we will show you how to show recent posts by category in your WordPress sidebar.

How to Schedule Actions on Your WordPress Posts

Have you ever wanted to automate certain actions on your WordPress posts? By default you can only schedule when you post but there is a way to schedule more actions. In this video, we will show you how to schedule action on your WordPress posts.

How to Disable Title for Selective Posts in WordPress

Have you ever wanted to hide the title of select posts or pages on your home page? There is a simple way to do this. In this video, we will show you how to disable the title for selective posts in WordPress.

How to Add Drop Caps in WordPress Posts

There are some sites out there that have drop caps for their articles. This can require fancy styling or a simple plugin. In this video, we will show you how to add drop caps in WordPress posts.

How to Add an Expiration Date to Sticky Posts in WordPress

If you use sticky posts in WordPress to show your posts, you know how tedious it can be to manually turn them off. There is an easier way to do this with a plugin. In this video, we will show you how to add an expiration date to sticky posts in WordPress.

How to Engage Readers with Post Reactions in WordPress

Showing user engagement on your site can sometimes be difficult if there are no comments. There is a way to make it easier for your visitors to show their reactions. In this video, we will show you how to engage readers with post reactions in WordPress.

How to Add Custom After Post Widgets in WordPress

Have you wanted to add something to the end of your posts such as a subscribe box or button? There is a plugin to help make this simple. In this video, we will show you how to add custom after post widgets in WordPress.

What is the Difference Between Posts vs Pages in WordPress

If you are new to WordPress it can sometimes be confusing the difference between pages and posts. There are some innate differences that you should probably know about. In this video, we will show you the difference between posts and pages in WordPress.

How To Display the Most Recent Comments First in WordPress

Rearranging comments to display the latest one on top is becoming a new trend on some sites. If you blog has a large amount of interaction this option should be your choice so the newer comments do not get buried. In this video, we will show you how to rearrange comments in WordPress to display the most recent on top.

How to Highlight New Comments for Returning Visitors in WordPress

Have you seen popular websites highlighting new comments since last visit? It’s a great way to increase discussion on your site and give users more reasons to come back.

How to Add NoCAPTCHA to Block Comment Spam in WordPress

Do you find CAPTCHA annoying and difficult to use? There is a new method that is just as effective in preventing spam but less annoying. In this video we will show you how to add NoCAPTCHA to block comment spam in WordPress.

How to Control Revisions for Post Types in WordPress

Post revisions provide you with an easy way to undo changes to posts and revert them to an older draft. Many users feel that too many revisions can slow your site down. In this video, we will show you how to control revisions for post types in WordPress.

How to Add Facebook Style Autocomplete for WordPress Posts

Facebook’s auto complete functionality is handy for mentioning things you want to tag. You can mention older articles using this method with a plugin. In this video, we will show you how to add Facebook Style auto complete for posts.

How to Add Click to Tweet Boxes in Your WordPress Posts

On some sites there are beautiful quote boxes on popular sites that encourage users to tweet. These click to tweet boxes are great for increasing your site engagement and getting more shares on Twitter. In this video, we will show you how to add click to tweet boxes in your WordPress posts.

How to Highlight Author’s Comments in WordPress

On most sites it is difficult for users to track author comments. Many sites highlight their author’s comments to help resolve this issue. In this video, we will show you how to highlight authors comments in WordPress.

How to Add Tabbed Content in WordPress Posts and Pages

Having tabbed content can help keep your posts organized but can sometimes be difficult to create. In this video, we will show you how to add tabbed content in WordPress posts and pages.

How to Bulk Schedule Posts in WordPress

Scheduling a post is very easy per post but there are some rare times that you want to quickly schedule many posts. In this video, we will show you how to bulk schedule posts in WordPress.

How to Display Most Commented Posts in WordPress

You may want to display your most commented posts on your site in your sidebar to show where users are adding comments. This helps with creating more discussions on your site. In this video, we will show you how to display the most commented posts in your WordPress sidebar.

How to Filter Unanswered Comments by Admin in WordPress

Comments are a great way to build user engagement on your site. To improve engagement you must communicate with your users. In this video, we will show you how to filter unanswered comments by admin in WordPress.

How to Add Icons for Custom Post Types in WordPress

If you have custom post types you may be wanting to add a different icon than the standard icon. There is a simple way to change this icon. In this video, we will show you how to add icons for custom post types in WordPress.

How to Import Post Ideas from CSV Spreadsheet in WordPress

If you have a list of post ideas on a spreadsheet you may want a simpler way to put those ideas on to your site. Luckily there is an easy way to import the ideas. In this video, we will show you how to import post ideas from a CSV spreadsheet.

How to Notify Post Authors of New Disqus Comments in WordPress

Disqus is a comment system that many sites use to reduce the load on your site. Normally only admins and moderators are notified of new comments. In this video, we will show you how to notify post authors of new Disqus comments in WordPress.

How to Save and Preview WordPress Posts Using CtrlS

In a large amount of applications you are able to save using the button combination of control and S. WordPress does not innately have this ability but there is a plugin to enable this. In this video, we will show you how to save and preview WordPress posts using Control S.

How to Add Signature Ads After Post Content in WordPress

Adding Signatures or advertisements after your posts is not always easy to do. We have tackled this problem and in this video we will show you how to display signatures or ads after your post content.

How to Avoid Accidental Publishing in WordPress

Accidentally publishing a post is something you definitely want to avoid on your site. Even the most experienced bloggers have accidentally published their post or page. In this video we will show you how to easily avoid accidental publishing in WordPress.

How to Move Comments Between WordPress Posts

Sometimes you may feel the need to create a new version of a older post. The problem with doing this is you will lose all of your old comments. In this video, we will show you how to move comments between WordPress posts.

How to Notify Users When Their Comment is Approved in WordPress

Comment moderation is a great tool to keep discussions on your site safe and helps to avoid spam. The downside to this is there is no easy way to inform users when their comment has been approved. In this video, we will show you how to notify users when their comment is approved.

How to Replace ‘Enter Title Here’ Text in WordPress

WordPress shows ‘Enter title here’ as a placeholder text in the title field when you are creating a new post. This can be confusing for some custom post types. In this video, we will show you how to replace the ‘Enter title here’ text.

How to Limit the Number of Posts in WordPress RSS Feed

For some sites you would want to limit the number of posts in the RSS feed of their site. Sometimes it will cause those reading your feed to be more likely to visit your site. In this video, we will show you how to limit the number of posts displayed in your RSS feed.

How to Add Resizeable Text for Site Visitors in WordPress

Not all of your users will be able to comfortably read your text on your site. Some sites have a tool to increase or decrease the size of the text. In this video, we will show you how to add realizable text for site visitors in WordPress.

How to Enforce One Category Per Post in WordPress

When adding categories to posts we would recommend only using one category per post. This can be difficult for beginner to get used to. In this video, we will show you how to enforce one category per post in WordPress.

How to Disable Disqus on Custom Post Types in WordPress

Disqus is one option for a comment system on your WordPress.org site. There can sometimes be issues with comments on custom post types. In this video, we will show you how to disable Disqus on custom post types in WordPress.

How to Display Your Top Commenters in WordPress Sidebar

Some blogs display the top commentators on their site to show who is commenting the most on their site. This can improve interaction in your comments section for some sites. In this video, we will show you how to display your top commenters in your WordPress sidebar.

How to Add Custom Fields to Comments Form in WordPress

WordPress has a built in comment system that will work for a large number of sites. Sometimes you want to add more fields to your comment section. In this video, we will show you how to add custom fields to comments form in WordPress.

Beginner’s Guide on How to Moderate Comments in WordPress

WordPress has a built-in comment system that allows for interaction on your content. Knowing where and how to moderate your comments is important to prevent spam. In this video, we will show you how to moderate comments in WordPress.

How to Arrange WordPress Posts and Custom Post Types Using Drag and Drop

WordPress naturally displays your posts in the order that you published them. Changing this order can be a frustrating normally but there is a simpler way. In this video, we will show you how to reorder WordPress posts using drag and drop.

 

How to Automatically Share Your Old WordPress Posts

Social networks are great ways to improve your site’s traffic. There are social networks like Twitter and Facebook to help bring attention to older posts that are still useful to your viewers. In this video, we will show you how to automatically share your old WordPress posts.

How to Add Emoji Support to Your WordPress Blog

Emojis are a fun ways to express yourself without the use of words. This is part of the reason they are so popular and there is a way to add them to your WordPress site. In this video, we will show you how to add Emoji support to your WordPress blog.

How to Embed PDF, Spreadsheet, and others in WordPress Blog Posts

PDFs, Word Documents, and Excel spreadsheets are great ways to show information on your site and in general. Normally there are no ways to embed these easily with the base WordPress tools. In this video, we will show you how to embed a pdf spreadsheet and others in WordPress blog posts.

How to Split WordPress Posts into Multiple Pages

Having long posts can sometimes cause issues with load times on your posts. Luckily there is a way to break up posts for this. In this video, we will show you how to split WordPress posts into multiple pages.

Delete Old Post Revisions in WordPress with Better Delete Revision

Post revisions are a great feature that auto-saves your content as a revision so you can revert back should an unforeseen error happen. Having too many revisions can over time cause your database to slow down. In this video, we will show you how to delete old post revisions in WordPress with better delete revision.

How to Fix the Missed Schedule Post Error in WordPress

WordPress allows you to schedule posts to be published at specific times which can be great if you are not available when you would want to publish the post. There is sometimes an issue when your posts do not publish when they were scheduled. In this video, we will show you how to fix the missed schedule post error in WordPress.

How to Add a PDF Download for Posts in WordPress

Adding a download for your post can be a helpful for sharing content. WordPress does not have an easy tool to do this but there is a way. In this video, we will show you how to add a pdf download for posts in WordPress.

How To Allow Authors To Revise Published Posts in WordPress

WordPress is a great blogging platform but it is missing a few features with its core tools. Some of the tools it is missing is for sites with multiple authors. In this video, we will show you how to allow authors to revise published posts in WordPress.

How To Switch or Convert Custom Post Types in WordPress

WordPress comes with five default post types and the ability to create custom post types. This gives great control over your content but sometimes you may want to go back and change the post type of something you previously wrote. In this video, we will show you how to switch or convert custom post types in WordPress.


 

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