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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Inserting ads within content

I want to show adsense ads below the 4th and 20th paragraph of every blog post, ONLY if there is a 20th paragraph. I managed to insert an ad below the 4th ad by placing the following code in my ...
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How to change the layout of blog posts to that a compressed snippet shows rather than full text

I'm new to Wordpress, started a blog, and can't figure out how to get the blog entries to display in a cutoff/compressed manner with the title and beginning text only. The default seems to be showing ...
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Installing WordPress only for a separate page - 'mydomain.com/blog'

So this may be a silly question but I already have my domain name and hosting. I have used it to set up my non-WordPress website complete with different pages and even an online library where you can ...
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Can I create mini-WordPresses on my WordPress?

... or what is the best way to do this? I want to use my WordPress blog and create blogs for a few people on it. So they would create posts and it would post to their own "website" like ...
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Migrate each blog from network to its instance and database

I have a Wordpress multisite network. It has grown and now I want to move each blog to it's separate instance / host with a separate database. How should I do this without losing data ? What is the ...
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How to create library of HTML snippets to use in posts

I have a requirement to allow our WordPress blog authors to be able to run a specific HTML advert at the bottom of each blog article from a choice of several pre-created HTML adverts. Once the post ...
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Adding a trinket.io widget to a post

I'm trying to add a trinket.io widget to my blog post in order to do some interactive things but I'm not having any success. If i try to just use the embed code given to me by the trinket.io page: ...
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Edit Posts Page but not category specific pages?

Is there a way to edit the page that shows all your posts? But not affect the specific categorized pages? I have been trying, and cannot seem to find a solution.
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Inconsistency with WPJSON API in getting content from posts

I'm using the WP JSON API to get content on my website. However, sometimes it works and sometimes it doesn't. Half the time I get this error in the console, both when I'm working locally and when I'm ...
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How to disable Wordpress blog folder

I've integrated Wordpress into my existing website and used WP JSON api to get the content from Wordpress, but I don't want the Wordpress itself to be available to my viewers. When I refresh my ...
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Get posts from other blog?

How to get 5 posts from an other blog with tags common with current post and show it on my site. thank you in advance.
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Adding a WordPress Blog to a current WordPress site

I currently have a WordPress website, though it's just a normal page with no need for constant updates or posts on it. What is the easiest way to add a WordPress blog to my website? Thanks
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What other ways to make a blog roll?

I know that there's a home.php for the blog roll. However, I've been seeing a lot of WordPress sites lately and their blog rolls are under "articles" or "writing" like "somone.com/articles" or ...
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How do you remove the ability for a user to click on a blog title to redirect you to the blog page?

I am building a blog on Wordpress, but I want all the content for each post to be displayed under one page, (ie. if I had 5 posts on my blog page, they will all display on that one page). But if I ...
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Disable single post page in wordpress

I hate how when you click on a frontpage post (I have mine layed out in columns on my frontpage), it goes to the single view of the post. I would like for it to go to the blog page but scroll down to ...
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How to import my wordpress blogs to a facebook blog page?

I've been blogging on WordPress for a few months and then shared on my Facebook wall. Now I am thinking about setting up a Facebook blog page and import all my WordPress posts into it. My ...
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Automatization for automatization

I have a wordpress multisite for a bunch of friends of mine. And every time I create a new blog there are a few things I have to do before I can give it to them. Activate a new plugin Create a new ...
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Display subcategories in dropdown

I have the following code on my website: <div class="blog-cats drop"> <label class="custom-select"> <select class="styledSelect1" name="archive-dropdown" ...
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Loading index.php contents which located outside blog folder for post single page

I'm creating blog page as WordPress for my static PHP website. When blog page URL changes to pretty permalink (example.com/blog/my-post-page), loading contents (not redirecting to index.php, only ...
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Blog styling in SASS

Every so often I get a request like this: "Build a site using WordPress as the CMS [easy...]. Oh and we'll have a standard looking blog thrown in. No need to worry about styling, the default look ...
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Publish specific category posts to specific pages

I'd like to have many different categories of posts. And many "blog template" pages. And when i create a new post of a specific category and see it posted only on specific pages. Is the only way by ...
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Link post to blog from a static page

I'm a WP rookie, and I just designed a static homepage that shows the 3 most recent posts in my database. I would like to redirect the user to another page in order to show him the entire blog post ...
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Two blogs one page

The idea is basically to create a blog, and have status updates/quotes beside the blog in a separate column. How does one go about making that happen? EDIT: The goal is not to create two separate ...
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List post categories that link to a page showing those posts

I have posts with different categories. I have a blog page that lists the posts like this. <?php $blog_args = array( 'post_type' => 'post', ...
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Hide first blog post in content and output it in widget

I am working on a theme and want to hide the first blog post and instead output it at a custom widget position. For that I created a variable in the functions.php called $postCounter. I accessed ...
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Excert ( the_excerpt(); ) Not working properly

I am creating custom theme, I have included excerpt in the index file <article class="post"> <h2><a href="<?php the_permalink(); ?>"><?php the_title(); ...
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List all pages using a specific template on a page

I just created a WordPress page called Latest Blog Posts where I want to list, in chronological order, all pages from my website using the template name "Blog". The list should contain the title of ...
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How can I have the posts from one word press blog show on the presentation page of another word press site

I am using the Tempera 1.2.2 theme with presentation page enabled (http://worldofmagictravel.com) and curently the blog posts that are showing on the presentation page are from a blog category within ...
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How do I put a wordpress blog into my html site?

ok, so have a html site with css and I want to put a wordpress blog page in it, but I want it to be in the same site I already have. I've read the integrating wordpress with your website thing and I ...
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Blog Displays Only Sticky Posts

I set my home page to show the latest three sticky posts from the blog. The problem is, if you publish a post that's not sticky, it doesn't show up in the blog page. How could I fix it? The code ...
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How do you cite the images on your blog? [closed]

I just created a blog through wordpress and there was a background that I used from http://subtlepatterns.com/ I also used two other images...so I'm just wondering, do I need to cite these images in ...
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Pretty permalinks to work for lighttpd webserver?

Does anyone know how to set up pretty permalinks for lighttpd web server? I've search on the web, but I didn't find anything reliable. Until now I only tried this which didn't work. Is this method ...
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Wordpress offline

I am new to web development and wordpress and have a question for when i have wordpress installed on a local server and am working offline. I am trying to build a non-blog website but also want to ...
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Add code to header based on category for specific posts?

Hello all! I'm trying to add as you'll see in the image attached a small huffington post icon and accompanying text to some posts on my blog. I'd like to set up a category "Huffington Post" and when ...
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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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I need to delete all posts from my homepage & create a static front page [closed]

I want my homepage to be clean and without any posts or comments from my visitors. I have tried to do almost everything, but it doesn't work. I don't want people to discus anything, all they have to ...
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Add pagination to blog

I want to limit 3 blog entry snippets per page and include pagination for additional pages. Here's what I have so far, but pagination isn't working. <div id="page-content"> ...
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WP_Query Sorting Posts by month … timeline effect

Hoping someone can take a look at my code and help me out. Right now I am trying to show my blog in a timeline style approach. My current query is generating the posts how I would like them to but I ...
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Multisite: List all Blogs alphabetically [duplicate]

Right now I do this … <ul role="navigation" class="sektionen"> <?php $blog_list = wp_get_sites(); foreach ($blog_list AS $blog) { global $blog_id; ...
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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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Show the page title on blog page

I created a page for my posts, and a home.php for the structure. I would like to show the page's name on the top of the posts, but the result is always the latest post. My code: <?php ...
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Large Unwanted Space at the Bottom of Blog Posts [closed]

I'm a bit stumped as the why there is such a large space at the bottom of the blog posts. I've tried removing the "more" tag, I've inspected the element multiple times, but just cant seem to get rid ...
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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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How to get to blog flow and a specific post?

How do I get to a specific blog post in the flow without getting inside the specific post? I mean from my homepage i can see a excerpt of the post. When i click on that post i come right to that ...
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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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How to Set Limit with WordPress Get Bookmarks Shortcode

I just need some help with a WordPress shortcode function. I would like to create a list of links based on the link_category inside a post with a shortcode. I had the shortcode working until I added ...
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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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Read More Button does not display

I have read through every existing post on this topic and they are all way too technical for me and I think my problem may be different anyway. So, like many others, I need to truncate my blog posts ...