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Locked Out?

Find yourself locked out of your site? Password/User re-set not working? It happens. You can fix this in your database or a simpler solution is to add a bit of code to your theme's functions file (functions.php). Um, naturally, you will need FTP access to your site's...

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What’s My Twitter Feed?

Bird Food "What's my Twitter Feed," you ask. I dunno, but you can create one by visiting: TwitRSS.me. Just enter your Twitter Username and the site will create your very own RSS feed link. Or (bonus) enter a search term and get a feed for whatever. Why...

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Page Tabs and Categories

By default, Categories and Tags are only available for WordPress Posts. Adding Categories and Tags to your WordPress Pages is a breeze, and you don't need a plugin! Simply copy and paste the code below to your theme's functions.php file. Actually, better to add to...

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Flash is Dead (Almost)

Adobe is finally pulling the plug on Flash. The software company on Tuesday said it plans to stop updating and distributing its Flash Media Player by the end of 2020. The plug-in was a pioneer in the early days of the Internet, allowing users to view rich content like...

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WordPress Text Widget 4.8

WordPress v4.8 brings many upgrades and one is the text widget. It now includes editing functionality, sort of. It's a bit minimal allowing you to bold or italicize text and add bullets. Yeah, that's it and you can still use it in text/html mode. A word of...

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Website Speed

Slow and steady wins the race. We all know this moral from Aesop's fable with the tortoise and the hare, but the opposite is true when it comes to website speed. Studies show most site visitors expect websites to load within 3 seconds and 25% will leave if...

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