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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How to create Blog Post Specific Widget

I want to create widgets which will display based on post. I have considered the option of creating a widget post type using Advanced custom post type plugin and populate this widget while writing ...
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widget should display post archive by year and on click also by month

I want to display the post archives like seen in this picture. Shown by year and on click it should open up the months. I am not sure how to approach this, would you customize the standard WordPress ...
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How to show latest blog post rather then earliest

I have a Wordpress blog site that I am building. My problem is that when the homepage loads it shows my earliest post from three years ago. What I would like it for my most recent post to show ...
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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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Showing random content / pictures from earlier posts in a sticky post?

I have a sticky post on my wordpress blog, in the beginning. I would like to place some random content in it, by simply replacing some HTML in the post content. The random content would come from ...
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Different post styles depending on category

I am using Zephyr theme The link to the blog page. I want to style each post differently based on the post category ex: social media, announcements ect. I would like to style them using a cards ...
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Two Blog Layouts, Same Theme

Is it possible to have two different blog layouts in the same theme? They would pull the same posts, but have a different layout structure. The only idea I've had is making a couple custom page ...
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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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Wordpress blog assign unqiue body class

I am using a function to change the body class depending on whether the user is on the home or sub page. Currently everything is working as it should, the homepage is showing the home background and ...
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Show first sentence of blog post in blog roll

Is there a known way to show the very first sentence of the content of a blog post? I know I can use the_excerpt(); but client has a strange requirement to show only the first sentence. If there is a ...
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Post style in custom wordpress theme

I've made up a custom WordPress theme. So far everything went quite smooth but now I want to update the blog and the styles selected in the backend don't show up at the front. For example: I center ...
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Check if current page is the Blog Page

I'm new to Wordpress. I need to check in header file if current page is the Blog Page? I checked but I can't find the way. Help me, Pls.
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Can you have a blog in a subdirectory hosted on a different server?

I am interested in having a blog on my site which will be in a subdirectory of the main wordpress homepage e.g. website.com/blog however, I am interested to know if there is a way to host the blog ...
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Integrate member logins to control blog commenting?

I'm using the Tower WP theme to build a new website. The client wants to install a member login feature that will allow members to send messages to each other and comment on blog posts. Users who are ...
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Custom Permalink Rewrite for Blog Posts and Archives

I've seen stacks around a lot with mixed results. Basically the goal is to have a URL structure for all default Posts ('post' post type) to be: /blog/postname But also, archives (category/tag for '...
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How do I put my Blog posts on two or three different pages?

So my site has a static front page and a blog page on my website, but I would like to show my blog on both the blog page and the static front page. Also, I have several pages representing several ...
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Problem to add subdomain to woocommerce website

As I read all questioner about my problem but couldn't find exact solution. 1) I have hosted my woocommerce website on www.mydomain.com. 2) Domain name is purchased from GoDaddy.com where I have ...
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How do I convert a mathematical Microsoft Word document to a WordPress blog post?

I have a Microsoft Word document which I would like to convert to WordPress. The document is in Hebrew. It contains mathematical equations generated with MathType. It also contains images. Just ...
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Where is Number of Posts Set?

I'm hoping someone can help me with this seemingly simple problem. This is a custom theme that I've been given, and simply changing the number of displayed posts in the Settings menu is ineffective(...
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How to fix the format of entry pages with thumbnail images?

I am trying to make the entry posts with a thumbnail image to the left, and title above the excerpt of the article to the right of the thumbnail, but aligned with it. Currently, the thumbnail is below ...
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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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Trouble Migrating all data blog from Wordpress.com to Wordpress.org

I'm transferring a WordPress.com blog to a new WordPress.org website but I'm having trouble transferring everything. I've gone through the usual WordPress tools - export XML file, import using the ...
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Blog Posts in Custom Menu

I have a custom menu but would like to put specific posts on each one. for example: my menu consists of: cooking, beauty and style. How can i put all cooking posts on the cooking tab, and all beauty ...
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How do I add a checkmark to my-sites save settings hook

I want to add a checkmark to the my-sites.php through a hook and then press save settings and have it do a function that executes a SQL query. I've added the checkmark but I don't know how to go ...
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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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Change Read More in Child theme

Im like 99% done with my multisite. The only thing left to do is to change the read more link on the child theme. But I can't get it done. Main site (Dutch): www.jeroenbrugman.com 2nd site(english): ...
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Menu / div of year and months of blog posts?

I want a menu or a dive with this content where you can click on and see the blog posts from the selected date that is like this BLOG -2014 -january -february -march -.... -2013 ...
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Deleting a blog

I have a WordPress blog that I forget about. I created it in 2007. I would like to delete it, but the email address I used to set it up is super old—i de-activated the account back in maybe 2008 or ...
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Strange 403 header response

I am receiving a strange 403 header response on the blog part of one of my sites. The site is accessible in the browser and works perfectly but googlebot, Moz and other checkers return a redirect from ...
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404 when going to /blog

I'm trying to merge an old wordpress blog with a new wordpress site. Effectively all I want is to bring across the posts and link off to them from a link in the navigation called "blog".... simple ...
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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 mysite.com/...
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wp_enqueue_style and different styles for blog template

I have a front-page.php to create the index page template and a page-blog.php to create the blog template. My styles are added using wp_enqueue_style in my functions.php, but I'd like to use different ...
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Is there a way to multiply archive loop results sequentially?

I am trying to make my own version of this I've implemented bootstrap grid in my attempt. I'm very close, but the <div class="row"> being looped is causing problems. I want to just be able to ...
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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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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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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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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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I am getting “0” in the starting of my post description at home page

See here at home page with all posts I am getting "0" in starting.
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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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Is it possible to send blog posts via email to subscribers?

Would like to be able to send the blog post in an email mail to my subscribers, this would be great if it can be achieved through a plugin.
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Posting blog entries in screenplay format

Recently I've been working on a series of scripts and wanted to publish them on my site as blog entries, largely because having them just sitting on my hard drive with only a few people reading them ...
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Show Default Editor on Blog Page ( Administration Panel )

In WordPress 4.2 it included a nice feature which labeled what page was the Front-Page and which page was the Blog ( Latest Posts ). Unfortunately, it also removes the default editor on the page ...
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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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Why does get_the_time('F j') return November 30 for all posts?

Okay, so I'm making the blog page for my WordPress site. My front page is displayed as static, so my blog posts are on another page called "Journal." I want to display the posts in an archive-like ...
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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 ...