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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How to Use Google Page Speed

The way that your website works for your visitors matters. Sites that download quickly are perceived as being better than those that download slowly. You may only get a few seconds of their time before they navigate off the page and go elsewhere. Google’s add-on for Firefox users, Page Speed, can help you analyze pages and sites to see where improvements may need to be made. How does this program work and what can it tell you?

 

How to Use Page Speed


 

Once you’ve downloaded Google Page Speed it will be lodged in the Tools folder within Firefox. To use the program you simply need to:

 

1. Go to Tools, Firebug, Open Firebug.

2. Click on the tab marked Page Speed to open up the tool.

3. Go the web page/site on which you

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Seven Fantastic Comment Management WordPress Plugins

Once your blog starts getting more than ten comments a day, you’ll want to install a few WordPress plugins that can help you manage them. A comments system is a fantastic way to communicate with your customers and visitors and can help you develop a community that will last for years and years. However, the more comments there are, the more difficult it will be to manage them all. These tools should help you manage your site’s comments and keep you efficient.

 

1. CommentLuv


 

One of the benefits of a strong comment system is that it allows you to develop relationships with other sites. CommentLuv further strengthens this process by fetching the latest posts on a commenter’s blog and gives the option to append it to the end

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How to Decrease Bounce Rate and Increase Pageviews

This is a guest post by Irfan Saleem from Free WordPress Business Theme. If you want to write for HowUpdates, You can contact us using Contact form.

Increasing Pageviews And decreasing the bounce rate are two very important things, if you manage to fix one of these 2 things other one will improve automatically. In this tutorial I’m going to explain how you can do this.

First of all you should have knowledge about Pageviews and Bounce Rate. So you can find a little description about it below.

What are Pageviews?


pageviewsPageViews are the record of how much your contents/posts has been viewed by a

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How to Promote your Old Posts via Twitter?

tweet old postsI got a blog and hundreds of posts and thousands of daily visitors but you are not getting any page views on your old blog posts? Oh my GOD, that’s the weird situation! Don’t worry, let me tell you about a Secret WordPress Plugin, which will help you to promote your old blog posts on Twitter. Why twitter ? Because it is one of the best Social Network for Bloggers, Internet marketers and entrepreneurs. You can get hundreds of hits, from Twitter on your link and your followers can retweet your tweets. You should create a twitter profile from day first of your blog.