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How to Disable Comments on WordPress Media Attachments Recently we released a plugin that lets you add a beautiful gallery carousel in WordPress without Jetpack. One of the features of that plugin is that it turns your gallery into an immersive full screen experience with navigation, comments etc. One of our users asked… Read More » Read More …

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How to Add the First and Last Class to WordPress Navigation Menu Items Recently while working on a custom design project, we found a need to add some custom styling to our WordPress navigation menu items. This design in particular required different styling for the first menu item and the last menu item. Now we Read More …

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How to Setup a Professional Email Address with Google Apps and Gmail This is a guest post by Syed Faizan Ali (@mybloggerlab) After purchasing a domain name, the first thing any webmaster would like to do is to setup a branded email address ending with the custom domain name. At WPBeginner, people over and over Read More …

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How to Create a Stunning Product Tour with SlideDeck 2 in WordPress Content sliders are commonplace in WordPress nowadays, but they’re typically only used in a very limited set of circumstances – typically, they’re located on homepages, for showcasing recent posts, or image galleries. A new trend is developing, where WordPress websites are using the Read More …

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How to Monitor Server Uptime in WordPress This is a guest post by Syed Faizan Ali (@mybloggerlab) Do you think your WordPress site never goes down while you sleep? What would happen if it stopped responding in the middle of the night while the other side of the world wants to access… Read More » How Read More …

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How to Add a Beautiful Gallery Carousel in WordPress without Jetpack After returning back from WordCamp Columbus, we wanted to post some photos on the site. In the past, we have used Flickr for event photos. However, once we logged into Flickr, it turned out that Flickr has changed their business model. You must upgrade Read More …

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WordCamp Columbus 2012 (Recap, Thoughts, and Pictures) This past weekend I, Syed, had a pleasure of attending and speaking at WordCamp Columbus. This was my second year at WordCamp Columbus, and I can’t wait to go back again next year because I think I really made the most out of this WordCamp.… Read More » WordCamp Read More …

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How to Set a Minimum Comment Length in WordPress Short comments are both annoying and mostly unhelpful. While we do appreciate all the users thanking us for writing amazing articles, these comments do NOT add any long-term value. If you go on a forum, you will notice that most of them have a minimum… Read More Read More …

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How to Turn Off Comments Notifications in WordPress Have you received an email from WordPress about a comment notification? We get asked this question a lot from new users. How do we turn off comment notifications in WordPress? WordPress has a built-in feature that notifies the administrator if a comment is posted or… Read More » Read More …

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How To Add Header And Footer Code In WordPress While some theme frameworks like Genesis have a built-in option for quickly adding code and scripts to your WordPress header or footer, we here at WPBeginner have worked on numerous sites and custom themes where this functionality doesn’t exist. Most users, however, will certainly want… Read More Read More …