When an image is uploaded to a WordPress site, the system automatically creates multiple image sizes, but keeps the original image (no matter how big it is). Smart bloggers upload optimized, resized and lightweight images but atleast once in a lifetime all make mistake of uploading very large image files.
When large image files are hosted and used on a website, you get massive image embeds inside your content, which can drastically slow down your website.
In this lesson you will learn about correcting this mistake by bulk resizing all images on your website. There are two good plugin you can use in your WordPress installation.
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When starting a new WordPress website, there are some default settings website owners likes to change. For instance: post name permalink structure is said to be more SEO friendly than default permalink structure of WordPress.
And there are more issues such as preferred domain address (with or with www), pre-installed hello dolly plugin, deactivated Akisment, unset timezone, media uploads directory, published sample post, comment and page etc.
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By default all external and internal links on a WordPress site works the same way. But you might have noticed various websites displaying and processing external links differently from internal links. For instance: Websites based on Mediawiki shows a small icon on external links, some websites open external links on a new window or tab etc etc.
In this lesson you will learn how to process external links i.e. outgoing links differently from the links interconnecting your website pages locally.
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Earlier we have discussed about deleting WordPress posts, page and other post type by using custom filters. Now in this lesson you will learn about deleting posts between some date range on your WordPress site.
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When you delete some tag, category or any custom taxonomy in WordPress, the only the term is deleted. Some people get confused with deleting taxonomy term and posts in some taxonomy.
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WordPress supports special characters and now its update of 4.2 has made writing in WordPress much better. It supports a host of new characters out-of-the-box, including native Chinese, Japanese, and Korean characters, musical and mathematical symbols, and hieroglyphs.
And even if you don’t make use of any of such characters then you can have fun with popular emoji, the ideograms and smileys 😃.
In this lesson you will learn about using special characters in your WordPress posts, pages and other custom post types using native visual editor of WordPress.
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oEmbed is a format to enable embedded presentation of any URL on third party websites. It enables the website to display embedded content like photos and videos etc simply by pasting a link to that resource, without having to parse the resource directly.
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Schedule Part Of Post Content To Publish Or Expire In WordPressThere are many plugins that allows you to extend native WordPress post scheduling functionality.
You can easily schedule any post using ‘Publish’ metabox present on post edit screen. All you have to do is click edit link on ‘Publish immediately‘ text and select the date-time when you want your post to be published. Earlier we have discussed about the plugin that allows you to expire posts after specified date and time in WordPress.
Now today in this lesson we will show you how to expire partial post content in your WordPress site.
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It is impossible to prevent any content from being stolen online. But by following a few aggressive techniques you can make your users know that your content is copyrighted material and cannot be used without prior permission.
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Default WordPress permalink structure is not what Google suggests you to use. Search engines like simple permalink structure i.e. your website name followed by the post name.
Bloggers generally stick to old permalink structure because when the permalink structure is changed, the websites pointing links to you starts to send users on 404 error pages. Same in case of search engines, they sometimes takes months to update the old URLs to new ones on their SERPs.
Changing permalink structure is easy but pointing old permalinks to new ones is a little bit tricky. But no worries, in this lesson we will show you the easiest way to do so.
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