10 Tips for Getting the Most Out of Your WordPress Blog

Powering some 75 million websites, WordPress is the world’s most popular content management system. It provides an exceptional degree of customisation to the extent that no two websites have to look the same, and it is suitable for everything from blogs and news websites to e-commerce stores and even static websites. However, despite its relatively easy learning curve, you’ll be able to get a lot more out of the platform with the following tips:

 

 

1 – Use the Sitemaps Protocol

 

When the search engines visit your website, they’ll need to be able to navigate it with ease in order to make sense of its structure and content. Search engine optimisation (SEO) refers to making your website more accessible

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How to Create a Hidden File on Android

Creating a hidden file on Android is quite simple. However, this method is often left disregarded because of certain reasons.

First of all, the ‘hide this file’ option is not available in the menu and secondly, it can only be done by manually renaming a document or a photo. Of course, there are apps that are purposely intended to hide or lock your files but you don’t really need one as long as you know how to do so.

In this article, you will learn how to manually hide a certain file so that it wouldn’t appear on your file manager. Basically, there are two methods of hiding a file on Android. The first method can be easily done by renaming a particular file while

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Why Too Many Facebook Friends Is A Bad Idea

Facebook has completely diluted the meaning of what a friend is and turned the idea of having friends into an arms race. When MySpace was still relevant, the big competition was to see how many friends you could get for your page. People would brag that they had thousands of friends, and yet they could never find anyone to hang out with on the weekends.

Do you really know 1,290 people well enough to call them friends?

The idea of collecting a long list of likes on Facebook makes sense if you are a business, a rock band, or Charlie Sheen. But is it really a good idea for you, the average Facebook user, to strive to have thousands of friends you don’t really know?

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How Search Engines Work

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With Google being by far the most visited website in the world, it is hard to imagine using the Internet without search engines to help you find the content or businesses that you are looking for.

Google, Bing, Yahoo and other search engines have two main roles. Firstly, they use robots to crawl the Web and build an index of websites and their individual pages.

Secondly, they provide answers when someone enters a query. Gaining a better understanding of how the search engines work is important for any online marketing campaign, since it is necessary to capitalize on the fact that most Web traffic is driven by the search engines.


Given the fact that search engine traffic is so important

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How to Disable Comments on WordPress Posts

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Many WordPress bloggers like to see comments on their posts.  Comments let people voice their opinions about your content, and lots of commenting suggests a blog is successful in garnering readers’ attention. 

But let’s face it: sometimes, you don’t want others to comment on your writing– at least, not on your own website.

Perhaps you do not want your blog to be open for discussion. 

Or perhaps you want to stop a debate on a controversial post you published.  Or maybe you are too busy to respond to questions or weed out spam.  Whatever your reason, WordPress gives you the power to enforce silence on your site as far as post commenting goes.

  

Disabling Comments on New Posts


  

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