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Google XML Sitemaps WordPress Plugin

Once you have a WordPress blog there are a number of plugins that you MUST install because of their much needed functionality. One of such plugins is called Google XML Sitemaps. As all web masters and bloggers know, having a sitemap on your blog is very important since it makes it easier for search engines […]

How to Upload Files with FTP to WordPress

What is FTP protocol FTP (File Transfer Protocol) is a “means of transport” used to transfer files from your local computer to a remote website, such as a WordPress blog. FTP can also be used to download files from your WordPress website to your computer or to change files and directories permissions on a remote […]

Installing a WordPress Theme

Once you have installed WordPress and chosen your desired WordPress theme, you are set to go. This easy to follow article explains in simple steps how to install the WordPress theme you have selected. If you still haven’t chosen a theme or would like more information on how to find such themes, check out the […]

WordPress 3.3.2 released and available for download

WordPress 3.3.2 was released on the 20th of April 2012. Apart from a good number of improvements, most importantly of all this new update addresses a number of security issues both in third party plugins shipped with a default WordPress installation and also in the WordPress core code. It is highly recommended to upgrade your […]

How to change the WordPress front page to a static page

Since WordPress is a blogging platform, a default installation of WordPress shows the most recent blog posts on the front page. But many users use WordPress as a Content Management System (CMS) for their website and want to have a static page, a number of pages, or a splash screen as the front page instead […]

How to embed a video in a WordPress blog post

Embedding video and audio files is a popular way for website or blog owners to go beyond simply providing written content for their visitors. A content and media rich blog is the secret formula for a successful blog. Whether you are a producer, film maker or simply enjoy watching videos, from time to time you […]

How to add Amazon Affiliate Advert Code to WordPress Blog

One way to monetize your blog is to place adverts on your blog posts. There are many affiliate programs available on the internet to choose from. One of the most famous one is the Amazon affiliate program. The scope of this blog post is to explain how to add Amazon ad Code to your WordPress […]