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How to Display Round Gravatar Images in WordPress

Recently, we showed you how to style your comments layout and how to style your comment form. One of our users emailed us and asked “how did you make your gravatar images round? Are you storing gravatar images locally to get them to be round?” In this article, we will show you how to display round gravatar images in WordPress. We will use the border-radius property of CSS3 to create…
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How To Customize Blockquotes Style in WordPress Themes

Quotes often are the most memorable part of your article. They are also the most shared part of any post or presentation. This is why newspapers and main stream media sites customize their blockquote style to make it stand out. In this article, we will show you how to…
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How to Add Numbers to Your WordPress Comments Layout

Earlier on WPBeginner, we showed you how to style your WordPress comments and the comment form. In this article, we will show you how to further customize the comment layout by adding numbers to your WordPress comments. Final results: Adding Comment Numbering in…
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How to Add RSS Subscription for Tags and Custom Taxonomy Archives

Recently on WPBeginner, we wrote an article about how to allow users to subscribe to categories in WordPress. We briefly mentioned that WordPress offers RSS subscription for all taxonomies: categories, tags, and custom taxonomies. In this article, we will show you how to add RSS subscription for tags and custom taxonomy archives. Similar to categories, each custom taxonomy has it’s own feed…
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How to Get the Post Thumbnail URL in WordPress

There are always a group of our readers who are trying to graduate the beginner level early and step into WordPress development. Many of them start by hacking their WordPress themes, creating child themes, or writing plugins. This makes them come across puzzling…
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How to add Dynamic Widget Ready Sidebars in WordPress

Widgets are such an integral part of WordPress themes that it is hard to imagine a WordPress theme without widgets. Widgets are executable scripts that you can simply drag and drop in your sidebars or any other widget ready area in your theme. Many of our readers utilize…
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How to Create Category Templates in WordPress

Have you visited a site where each category has different layout? In WordPress theme development, it is a common practice to use different templates for categories, tags, custom post types, and taxonomies. By creating templates for categories you can add specific features on category pages. For example, you can allow users to subscribe to categories, add category images, show category…
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How to Exclude Sticky Posts from the Loop in WordPress

Sticky Posts are a great way to highlight your featured content. However, there are certain places on your website where you don’t need sticky posts to be on the top. WordPress can not guess this so you need to explicitly tell WordPress to exclude sticky posts from a…
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How to Find and Translate a Translation Ready WordPress Theme

WordPress is the most popular open source content management system in the world. It is used by hundreds of millions of users to create websites in many different languages. Recently, one of our users asked us how they can translate a WordPress theme into their local language. WordPress itself is available in many languages, and there are also numerous WordPress themes and plugins that have…
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