Posts by Marquis Brown

How to limit the number of archive months displayed in WordPress

NOTE: this tutorial requires the Collapsing Archives plugin, which can be downloaded here. Hello. Today I’m going to show you how to limit the number of archive months displayed in WordPress. 1. In the left sidebar of the admin dashboard, hover over “Appearance” and in the drop-down, click on, “Widgets”. 2. Click on the “Collapsing…

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How to embed a Google Form into a WordPress post

Hi, today I’m going to show you how to embed a Google Form into a WordPress post. 1. Visit the Google Forms site and click a template to start a new form (for this tutorial I’ll be using the “Blank” template). 2. Create your new form (form title, description, etc.). 3. Then, click “Send” in…

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How to create a WordPress page

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Hi. Today I’m going to show you how to create a WordPress page. 1. Hover over “Pages” on the left sidebar and click “Add New”. 2. In the editor, add the title of your page. 3. Type what you want to type in the content box, which should look like this: 4. In the “Publish”…

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How to apply a WordPress page template

Hi, Today I’m going to show you how to apply a WordPress page template. 1. On the left sidebar, highlight “Pages” and click on “Add New”. 2. In the Editor, find the “Page Attributes” section, which should be located at the bottom right and has a drop-down list for templates. 3. Select the template you…

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How to include a Category in a WordPress URL

Hi. Today I’m going to show you how to include a category in a WordPress URL. 1. Hover over “Settings” in the sidebar and click on “Permalinks”. 2. In the Custom Settings section, add /%category%/%postname%/ to the URL field next to “Custom Structure” (make sure the “Custom Structure” option is selected). 3. Click on “Save Changes” and you…

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How to add a new WordPress user

Hello. Today I’m going to show you how to add a new user account to your WordPress site. 1. In the left sidebar of the Dashboard, hover over “Users” and click “Add New” in the drop-down menu. 2. You can now enter your username, e-mail adresss, password, etc. for your new user. 3. Then, in…

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How to schedule a WordPress post

Hello. Today I’m going to show you how to schedule a WordPress post. 1. Next to “Publish Immediately” click “Edit”. 2. You should now see drop-down options for the month, day, year, and time to publish the post. For this tutorial, I’m setting the post to be scheduled for tomorrow. 3. Then, click “OK”, and…

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How to add a menu to your WordPress site

Hello. Today I’m going to show you how to add a menu to your WordPress site. 1. In the left sidebar of the WordPress dashboard, hover over “Appearance” and click on “Menus”. 2. Type your desired name for the menu, then click “Create Menu”. 3. Drag any posts, pages, custom links or categories into your…

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