How to Display the Total Number of Comments in WordPress

March 20, 2017

Do you want to show total number of comments on your WordPress site? Comments allow users to participate and engage with content on your WordPress site. By showing off your total comment count, you can encourage more users to join the conversation. In this article,… Read More »

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WordPress 4.7.3 Security and Maintenance Release

March 6, 2017

WordPress 4.7.3 is now available. This is a security release for all previous versions and we strongly encourage you to update your sites immediately. WordPress versions 4.7.2 and earlier are affected by six security issues: Cross-site scripting (XSS) via media file metadata.  Reported by Chris Andrè Dale, Yorick Koster, and Simon P. Briggs. Control characters can trick redirect […]


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

March 1, 2017

Do you want to display last updated date for your posts in WordPress? Some websites regularly update their posts and would like to show users when the article was last updated. In this article, we will show you how to easily display the last updated… Read More »

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32 Extremely Useful Tricks for the WordPress Functions File

February 28, 2017

All WordPress themes come with a powerful functions.php file. This file acts as a plugin and allows you to do lots of cool things on your WordPress site. In this article, we will show you some of the most useful tricks for your WordPress functions… Read More »

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How to Display Category Descriptions in WordPress

February 27, 2017

Do you want to display category descriptions on your WordPress site? Categories allow you to easily sort content on your website. They also help users easily find content and are good for SEO. In this article, we will show you how to easily display category… Read More »

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How to Add Random Header Images to Your WordPress Blog

February 20, 2017

Do you want to add random header images to your WordPress blog? Most WordPress themes come with built-in support to add header images. These images can completely change your site’s look and feel. In this article, we will show you to how to add random… Read More »

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How to Add Signature or Ads after Post Content in WordPress

February 15, 2017

Do you want to add a signature or advertisement after your blog post content in WordPress? By default, WordPress does not come with an easy way to display signature or ads after post content. In this article, we will show you how to easily add… Read More »

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How to Properly Switch From Wix to WordPress (Step by Step)

February 13, 2017

Looking to switch from Wix to WordPress? Wix is a drag-and-drop website builder that lets you create a simple website. However, many Wix users soon realize that their options are limited, and adding extra features can become quite expensive. If you want more features and… Read More »

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How to Properly Move from Weebly to WordPress (Step by Step)

February 8, 2017

Do you want to switch from Weebly to WordPress? Yes it is possible to migrate all of your Weebly content to WordPress without hiring a developer or knowing how to code. We built a free Weebly to WordPress importer tool that does it all for… Read More »

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WordPress 4.7.2 Security Release

January 26, 2017

WordPress 4.7.2 is now available. This is a security release for all previous versions and we strongly encourage you to update your sites immediately. WordPress versions 4.7.1 and earlier are affected by three security issues: The user interface for assigning taxonomy terms in Press This is shown to users who do not have permissions to use it. […]