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Your Blog On Own Domain Is Your Ultimate Timeline

Not Facebook but your own blogging website on your own domain name is your real timeline. A timeline is a style of displaying a list of events in chronological order and that’s what you see on any blogging website.

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How To Turn Your Laptop Into A WordPress Development Server?

Instant WordPress is the fastest way of installing and running WordPress on your local machine. It is a complete standalone, portable WordPress development environment which automatically turns your computer into a WordPress development server. Even you can carry around all your WordPress testing and development work in a USB key.

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How To Install WordPress Multisite Network In One Click?

Unlike to other one click WordPress installations apps, SANGKRIT.net allows you to install WordPress with multisite support in one click and all it takes is less than a minute. Sometime back we have discussed about installing WordPress in one click, now this video tutorial shows how you can install WordPress with multisite network support in one simple click.

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How To Create Pages In WordPress?

Now you know the difference between WordPress posts and pages. And we have already posted tutorial on writing your first blog post. Now let us create pages for showing up your timeless content. Just think what you want your visitors to know and access easily anywhere from your website, what static information you have. A page can be used for publishing your biography, your life story, about your website, information about the authors of your blogging site, contact information, résumé or CV, links to other websites you own etc.

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What Is The Difference Between WordPress Posts & Pages?

Suppose if we take a newspaper or magazine as a website then all of its articles are blog posts, advertisements are the Google Adsense, date & classified ads are the widgets where as editor’s note, table of contents and cover pages are the static WordPress pages. WordPress provides you both posts and pages you can publish from admin dashboard.

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How To Get Your Website Made And Managed?

Sometime back we have discussed about creating a WordPress based website here. Now today we will be explaining you how to use our website designing services in-order to get your website made, managed, hosted and updated by our expert web designers. To start, first create your free SANGKRIT.net account here. After creating your free SANGKRIT.net account, subscribe to our Website Design Service, you may also include Facebook Page Design service by ticking  ‘Add Facebook Page Design’ checkbox above ‘Add to Cart’ button.

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How To Set Featured Images (Post Thumbnails) In WordPress?

In WordPress featured images are used for representing contents like posts, pages and other custom post types etc. You can easily assign a featured image (also called post thumbnail) to posts and pages of your website, it is used by many themes and plugins for enhancing the presentation of your content.

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How To Customize WordPress Post Edit Screen?

Earlier we have discussed about writing your first blog post. In this tutorial we will explain you how to enable hidden features of WordPress post edit screen and customize it. Post edit screen is an admin page from where you write new blog posts (Dashboard -> Posts -> Add New) or edit old ones. Default post edit screen consists of post editor and meta boxes like publish, format, tags, categories and featured image.

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How To Add Image Captions In WordPress?

Image captions is the text added below the image specially used for showing a small intro, location or any other minor detail about the image. A few days back we have discussed about wrapping text around images in WordPress, now today we will show you how you can add captions on images you insert in your WordPress posts, pages and other custom post types.

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How To Install Plugins In WordPress?

Plugins are the WordPress addons that can extend it to do almost anything you can imagine. WordPress Plugins Repository is loaded with thousands of free plugin which you can find and install right from your WordPress site’s admin area dashboard. This tutorial provides you a step by step guide on installing new plugins in WordPress.

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How To Create, Send & Track Awesome Newsletters With WordPress?

Newsletter is a really powerful WordPress plugin that lets you easily create & control an awesome newsletter system with unlimited emails, subscribers and newsletter tracking (know when your newsletter is clicked) directly from your WordPress admin area dashboard. The plugin is loaded with lots of options and features which makes it highly customizable but sometime lots of options confuses the new WordPress users. In this tutorial we will make things easy by providing you a quick installation and usage steps for this newsletter plugin.

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How To Create & Manage WordPress Menus?

In a website, menus are the set of content filter links generally placed horizontally at the top of a website for providing easy navigation. A Menu shows what you are offering in your website. For example: If you are running a blog on recipes then you can use navigation for offering various dish types like separate menus for dishes, soups, deserts, fast foods, detox meals etc. In this tutorial we will guide you to WordPress Menu system covering all important tasks and using the built-in menu editor.

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How To Use WordPress Support Forums To Get Your Problem Resolved?

Just like our domain & hosting support forums, WordPress forums also got a wide range of resources to help you get the most out of it. There are various ways of finding a solution for the problem you are facing with WordPress usage. You can head over to official WordPress.org documentation, you can search for a solution at SANGKRIT.net, you can download our WordPress PDF Guide. If your question is regarding our WordPress post, plugin review or tutorial then use the comment form.

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How To Use WordPress Widgets?

WordPress Widgets are the functional blocks mostly used in sidebars for adding content and features. Now-a-days WordPress Widgets are not just limited to sidebars but there are many good themes which provides you with more widget areas like Twenty Fourteen WordPress theme has three different widget areas: First is the primary sidebar (on left), second widgets area is content sidebar (on right) and the third widget area is present on the footer and hence widgets can be added on all there widget areas.

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How To Post To WordPress From Anywhere On World Wide Web?

WordPress provides a ”Press This” bookmarklet which allows you to easily post links, text and other information to your WordPress site on the go. The bookmarklet can be used from your bookmarks bar, it has the capability to quickly create new WordPress post entries on fly.

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Top 5 Plugin Types Every Blogger Needs After Installing WordPress

After installing WordPress, there are a couple of plugins you should install to make your WordPress blog more useful and awesome for your website visitors. After WordPress is installed there are a couple of modules every blogger needs to use in his website like social sharing features so that you readers can easily share your content and help you in increasing your reach, a related posts feature will enable them to browse other useful content from your website, social links will enable them to follow you on social networks like Twitter, Facebook and Google+ etc. A PinIt button over you images will allow them to easily pin good images of your website to their Pinterest pinboards, a SEO plugin will let you see how exactly your post looks like in search results and you can use choose good keywords which are searched more often etc.

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How To Browse & Install WordPress Themes?

New WordPress update of 3.9 provides you a stunning new theme browser that makes you search for a new theme more fast, fun and easy. Using the new theme browser you can browse new and old free themes as per your taste. You can easily filter beautiful themes with their free boundless supply coming from WordPress theme repository.

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How To Easily Make Sticky Posts In WordPress?

We have posted many tutorials about sticky i.e. featured posts on your WordPress site but we have never discussed how to turn any post sticky. Sticky post is a built-in WordPress feature. All sticky posts gets stick to the top of your home page and you can keep them there, it doesn’t matter how many new posts you publish. In this tutorial we show you how to make any post sticky and then how to turn it back to un-sticky whenever you need.

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How To Create Categories And Subcategories In WordPress?

Now you know how to install a WordPress blog and how to write your first blog post. Another most important thing to manage any WordPress blog is organizing your blog posts with categories so that you can easily display filter links and make it easy for your visitors to browse your website. Many a time it needs to go deep into a topic and create sub-categories. WordPress categories are the hierarchical taxonomies and hence you can easily create a tree type structure by adding categories and then their child categories and then more subcategories and so on. Here, in this tutorial we will explain you how to add categories and subcategories to your WordPress site.

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How To Edit Images From Post Edit Screen In WordPress?

WordPress 3.9 has introduced an awesome image editing feature. Now you can edit images directly from post edit screen. This new feature update not only allows you to drag and drop images but now you can edit them very easily. It provides you a faster access to image crop, scale, rotation tools and you can use them for editing images directly from edit content screens.

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How To Undo/Restore Changes In WordPress With Post Revisions?

Post revisions are in-build feature visible on post edit screen but very few knows about the real power of post revisions. Using post revisions you can undo changes and revert back to an earlier version of any published post. Some simply calls the feature as Revisions as it is applicable on most post types in WordPress. Have you ever wish that you hadn’t deleted what you wrote before inside your post? With post revisions you can move back in time and undo any change. This tutorial explains how to undo changes using post revisions in WordPress.

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