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21+ Most Useful Time Saving WordPress Shortcuts

Did you know that WordPress has its own keyboard shortcuts? If you are looking for productivity tips on how to save time while writing posts in WordPress, then you need to use these shortcuts. In this article, we will share useful WordPress keyboard shortcuts that can help speed up the process. Note: this is an updated version of our post that we published in 2009. WordPress Keyboard Shortcuts for…
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Speed Up Your WordPress – How to Save Images Optimized for Web

Are you saving images wrong? Most saviours don’t know how to save images properly which can have a huge impact on website speed. In this article, we will show you how to properly save images optimized for web. Every blogging expert will tell you that images help increase engagement. However what they don’t tell you is that not optimizing images for web can slow down your site. According to…
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How to Remove Numbers from WordPress URLs

Recently one of our readers emailed us asking the question how to get rid of numbers from WordPress post and page URLs. By default, WordPress uses post IDs (numbers) instead of pretty keyword text in the URLs. This is bad for SEO. In other cases, WordPress will add a -2 in…
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How to Disable Gravatars in WordPress

Avatar allow users to give their online profiles an instantly identifiable persona. WordPress uses Gravatars as the default avatar platform. It allows WordPress users to have the same avatar displayed on any gravatar enabled website. However, in some cases you may not want to display gravatars on your WordPress site. In this article, we will show you how to disable gravatars in WordPress. If you…
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How to Rearrange Post Edit Screen in WordPress

After using WordPress for a while, you may notice that there are some areas of the post edit screen that you do not use at all. Similarly, you will notice certain sections that you use more often, but they are not ideally placed on the screen. Wouldn’t it be nice if you…
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When Do You Need a Custom Post Type or Taxonomy in WordPress

When reading about WordPress, you’ve probably come across terms like custom post types and custom taxonomies. As a Saviour, you may have asked yourself when do I need to use a custom post type or custom taxonomy in WordPress? In this article, we will explain why and when do you need a custom post type or taxonomy in WordPress. What are Post Types and Taxonomies? Post Types is a term used to…
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