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How to Restore WordPress Backup | wpbeginners

Provide importbuddy password to start restoring

I have to restore from a very old backup.  It is a MultiSite back up, but I only need one of the sites.  My host, Giganet was gracious enough to set up a temp space for me to restore the entire thing.  I…

Find CSS Selectors

An old article I copied from: https://dailypost.wordpress.com/2013/07/25/css-selectors/.  Please ask and comment from the site, not here. The browser method with work for any website, not only WP. The DailyPost JUL 25, 2013 / ADVANCED An Intro to CSS: Finding CSS Selectors BY ZANDY RING Last…

Manage Post Series – code your own

This entry is part 3 of 3 in the series Manage Post Series

This entry is part 3 of 3 in the series Manage Post Series This is very very old.  But interesting to play with.  So I copied the entire thing from: https://code.tutsplus.com/tutorials/adding-post-series-functionality-to-wordpress-with-taxonomies–wp-25414 Adding Post Series Functionality to WordPress With Taxonomies by Barış Ünver16 May…

How to Disable Trackbacks and Pings on Existing WordPress Posts

Do you want to disable trackbacks and pings on your old WordPress posts? Trackbacks and pingbacks allow blogs to notify each other that they have linked to a post. However, today it is mainly used by spammers to send trackbacks from spam websites.…

How to Create a Local WordPress Site Using XAMPP

Do you want to create a local WordPress site on your computer using XAMPP? Installing WordPress on your computer helps you try out WordPress, test themes / plugins, and learn WordPress development. In this article, we will show you how to create a…

WordPress.com blog to WordPress.org site

This is a simple version that I wrote.  It looks long, it’s not.  There are more involved methods to migrate your blog.  You should read a little first, especially if your blog is complex, I never did.  I don’t advise one way or…