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Simplify Your Online Presence With WordPress: Hosting

This post is a part of a series Simplify Your Online Presence. We’ll walk you through the steps to create a useful website for yourself or your business using WordPress. In this article we’ll talk about laying the foundation for your WordPress based business, and choosing a WordPress hosting company based on your individual needs. The easiest way to put yourself on the digital map using…
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How to Improve Your WordPress Site’s Bounce Rate

Bounce rate is defined as the number of times a visitor leaves your site without clicking on any links or visiting any other pages. Sites having a low bounce rate tells you that it’s an interesting site, full of awesome things to view/read. The site manages to grab the…
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How to Improve Your WordPress Site’s Structure and Permalinks

You might remember the post I wrote about how to change permalinks without disrupting the underlying structure a while back. Well, I decided it was time to revisit that subject a bit and spend some more time going over in detail just how you can improve your WordPress…
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10 WordPress Backup Tales That Could Kill Your Site

A website backup is one of the most important duties of a web administrator. Some of you who’re reading this article may be new to managing websites. You may aim to start your very own web-development company one day. The ideas discussed in this article will be some of the most important things you’ll need to abide by – throughout your profession. For seasoned veterans – people who’ve…
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How To Create A Custom 404 Page In WordPress

There’s no doubt most Internet users are put off by the all-too-familiar 404 Page Not Found error message. Chances are you’ve been bombarded by this annoying message at least once this month when you clicked a broken link. A 404 Error is a standard HTTP response to a web…
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How to Launch a Self-hosted WordPress Blog in Under 15 Minutes

The first time I installed a WordPress blog, I nearly pulled out my hair. The process was easy to follow, but every time I got to the end, I would get an error, and like many other errors, it never said what was wrong. Later after checking with my web host and making a lot…
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WordPress Comment Moderation: A Guide For Beginners

The comments section below a WordPress post allows you to engage directly with your readers. But WordPress goes a notch higher: it gives you the ability to moderate user comments via the comments moderation feature. However, to moderate or not to moderate is the age old question that seemingly has no definite answer. Ultimately, the decision is up to you but you must carefully weigh the pros and…
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The WordPress Visual Editor: Tips And Tricks for Beginners

WordPress was initially built to be a simple blogging system that made publishing content online a breeze. With time, it has morphed into a full-fledged Content Management System (CMS). Users now have complete control over the design and functionality of their WordPress…
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5 Key Benefits Of Using A CDN For Your WordPress Website

More people are now choosing to host their website resources on a content delivery network (CDN) for many reasons. While there are many benefits of using a CDN, do you need to use it? In this article, I’ll discuss the key benefits of using a CDN with a WordPress website. I’ll also briefly discuss how a CDN works and why it may not necessarily suit every website. First though, it’s…
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