A blog (a contraction of the words web log) is a discussion or informational site published on the World Wide Web and consisting of discrete entries ("posts") typically displayed in reverse chronological order (the most recent post appears first).

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Wordpress homepage loads in content through http:// not https://

My current instance of Wordpress was created around http://. However, I recently installed an ssl certificate and changed the site urls to https:// and all the links created by me to https://. I see ...
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How can I show related posts from multiple separate installations

Say I have three sites, abc.com, def.com and xyz.com. All the three sites are different wordpress installations and different databases. Now in story page I want that related articles should come from ...
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get author in blog posts?

What do I need to do in order to have the author name in the blog posts on my wordpress blog? currently when I view a post it doesn't have the author that wrote the post.
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Wordpress Blog - Grid View

by default Wordpress shows blog posts one beneath the other showing short text and, if available, an image. The question is - is it possible to change that? I would like to have a grid consisting of 3 ...
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Looking to exclude blog posts from category Previous/Next buttons

I'm working on some conditional elements here and I thought I had it but it's still not working right. You can see my site here. What I've done is displayed only category Legal Libation Columns (98) ...
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Should I install blog on subdomain or subdirectory?

Which is better? If I install it on a subdirectory how do I go about doing that? Create a subfolder named blog and install a new copy of wordpress to that? My site currently uses wordpress, so I am ...
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Blog as a part of a Wordpress site?

I'm not sure how to word my search terms for this problem. I've created a site in WP. So, let's assume the URL is http://example.org The 'Contact' page would be http://example.org/contact, for ...
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Posts don't appear on the Blog page

I am in the process of building a book review site for my daughter using the twentyten theme. For some reason the "Blog" page does not display any of the posts that I have written. I have searched ...
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How to add a widget area between blog posts in Genesis Framework?

What's the code for adding a widget area between my blog posts? Specifically I want to put one widget area inbetween after the first 3 posts of my blog?
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Uploading a external squeeze page within WP

I'm not a developer but I'm trying to find my own way around and learning as I go along. I have a prebuild squeeze page and trying to FTP it to my site but I have learned that I don't have access to ...
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Page updates appear in Preview but not live version?

I have made some changes to a blog page and excluded some categories. However, whenever I view the blog online the excluded posts still appear. But when I got to the blog page and click 'preview' the ...
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WordPress Genesis not excluding category from blog

I am trying to exclude a category from my blog. I login to WP and go to Genesis and Theme Settings and add the category IDs to the Blog Page Template area and hit save. Nothing happens. I have also ...
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Can I add a blog subfolder to my website and use a different theme

I asked this question over at WebMasters, and was directed to this stack exchange, I might add I had no idea this even existed! I was wondering if I am able to create a new subfolder named blog on ...
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Wrap posts p tags in div

I am trying to set up blog posts so that when an image is added it is wrapped in one div set to float right and when text is added it is wrapped in another div set to float left. So that all images ...
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Posts page drop down is not selecting the selected page

I tried to link the blog post to new page. so i went to settings->reading and selected the page in Post page drop down and i hit save after it says Settings saved i can't see the selected page in ...
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Inserting A Feed and Sidebar into an HTML Page

I have a website I've built and the last step is to configure the blog page. My html and css is solid but my php and wordpress development knowledge is almost non-existent. I don't need a dynamic ...
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Pages, Categories, and working with someone else's code

I have working experience in Wordpress, and I have run into an issue that I can think of solutions for but I am not entirely sure of the best solution. I am working in Wordpress on a site that is ...
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How do I make just one of my pages a Blog Page?

I'm a newbie, so please excuse me. Notice the "static" nature of my site http://grandeduny.org/. The pages of this site are "wordpress static" by design, but I would like to have one Blog page, how ...
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Sidebar does not display on blog page, but fine with static pages

Please help as I am loosing my mind with this issue. I built my first really simple wordpress theme. http://www.designstest.co.uk/ For NEWS (blog) page I created a new template page-blog.php (based ...
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Thumbnails not showing in blog

I am trying to add thumbnails to a wordpress blog (that was created by someone else). As a newcomer to Wordpress I understand I need to add "the_post_thumbnail();" inside "the loop" but looking at the ...
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same custom field for single posts

I have a custom field for my blog page that displays a "custom title" in the header. When i click one of the blog posts on that page the "custom title" isn't there. I would like it to be the same ...
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Remove limit in characters of blog posts?

Im changing my blog, so its not possible to click on the post, but only see them in the preview. How and where do i remove the limit of characters on the preview page? I'm using the Mystile ...
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new blog post does not appear in blog after publishing

I can not see the new post I created for the blog. In Settings > Permalinks > I changed it from Post name to Default and switched from a Theme Trust design to the default theme (twenty twelve). I did ...
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blank page with no code or errors on blog

I'm encountering some trouble moving a Wordpress installation from a development to a production server. The development server works just fine, but when moving to production the blog page suddenly ...
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Page Title repeating

I am a newbie in WordPress and our website page titles are repeating. That is the first problem. The second problem appears to be that there is a space missing between the repetition. I have attached ...
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Wordpress blog set up

I plan to launch my website with multiple blogs plugged into it, with a main index page for all posts. I currently have the index running from the root and two blogs running within their own folders ...
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2 tick boxes appearing below comments

In my site I have two tick boxes appearing above each other underneath the comments section. I have tried disabling pingbacks etc. How do I remove these? example - ...
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Wanting to apply different featured images for each post

This is my first wordpress website here and so far it'll looking good. The only thing I have left that I just can't figure out is the featured image for my blog page. I have set the main blog banner ...
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Home page of blog displays no posts

I'm using the Illustratr theme. On the home page of my blog it says: NOTHING FOUND. It seems we can’t find what you’re looking for. Perhaps searching can help. This appears since I created it. ...
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The page that displays Posts on homepage

I want to know the page responsible for displaying the blog posts in WordPress. Where I can probably expect to find the SQL query and post rendering so I can edit some stuff by myself.
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Read more button not working

I want the "read more" button to appear to truncate the blog posts. I tried using the button insert shortcode < !--more-->", but it's not showing up. I've tried everything I know how... Can ...
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How do i Sort my Posts

I search for a solution how i can sort the article in my page. I searched for hours in google and try severla things but nothing works :( . Anyway, maybe anybody has a good tip for me. I want a ...
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How to get the post's parent ID?

I have a template which outputs the blog posts (Blog Page), I open one of the posts which use single.php template, Now how can I get the ID of it's parent which is the (Blog Page)? I should say that ...
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Have an html site but want to add an existing WordPress site to the back end.

I have an html site and an existing WP site with lot's of content. What I would like to do is tie the two together with the blog on back end. So in essence I would have the .html and then on the menu ...
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Change from blogger to wordpress

I would like to change my blog platform from blogger to wordpress. My website is: http://www.hdpeak.net I would like to keep a similar template and all the posts. What are the necessary steps I ...