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The GDPR home page.

Keeping an activity log of everything that happens on your WordPress websites and multisite networks is a vital security measure. As such, it's important to understand how the new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will impact the way you use your security and activity log. With the GDPR set to roll out soon, you'll want to ensure that you are following it to the letter.

Fortunately, WordPress plugins such as WordPress Security Audit [...]

Tue, Apr 24, 2018
Source: Torque – WP news, community experts, info and how-tos Category: WORDPRESS
Best Facebook plugins for WordPress

Ae you looking for the best Facebook plugins for WordPress? Facebook is the world's largest social media platform with more than 1 billion active users. In this article, we have hand-picked the best WordPress Facebook plugins to help you grow your blog and get more traffic.

1. Shared Counts

Shared Counts is one of the best social media plugins for WordPress. It [...]

Tue, Apr 24, 2018
Source: WP Beginner Category: GENERAL

Doc's WordPress News Drop is a weekly report on the most pressing WordPress news. When the news drops, I will pick it up and deliver it right to you.

On this week's News Drop video, we talk about 5 ways you may accidentally be breaking your site for some users.

Love WordPress news, but hate reading? My name is Doc and this is Doc Pop's News Drop.

The web is a great resource for billions of users [...]

Mon, Apr 23, 2018
Source: Torque – WP news, community experts, info and how-tos Category: WORDPRESS

Have you just published a new post and are dying for some feedback? Are you redesigning your blog and could use some layout or design advice from your more seasoned peers?

The Community Pool is for peer feedback and advice. Looking for more specific information? Check out some of these resources:

Learn, a series of step-by-step tutorials for those just starting out. All our posts on building an audience and growing your traffic. If you're stuck for [...]
Mon, Apr 23, 2018
Source: WordPress Daily Post Category: GENERAL

If you have ever worked on a WordPress site with a massive amount of posts and pages, you might have noticed something about the WordPress search: it doesn't perform well. In this article, we dive into why the default WordPress search doesn't scale and some ways to make it better.

How WordPress Searches

By default, the native WordPress search performs a query on your database that looks something like this:

Let's break down this query a little [...]

Mon, Apr 23, 2018
Source: Torque – WP news, community experts, info and how-tos Category: WORDPRESS
How to Create an Org Chart in WordPress

Do you want to display a beautiful organizational chart on your WordPress site? Org charts are helpful in showing the company hierarchy and introducing users to the team running the business. In this article, we will show you how to create a company org chart in WordPress.

What is an Organizational Chart and Why is it Important?

An organizational chart present a company's hierarchical structure based on job title and responsibilities, from top management to the executives. [...]

Mon, Apr 23, 2018
Source: WP Beginner Category: GENERAL

An awesome blog is a sure-fire way to bring attention to what you're doing, share your experience and expertise with others, and, of course, make a living. All these goals cannot be reached unless your posts are super popular. Getting the word out is the biggest challenge every beginner blogger faces, and often it becomes an insurmountable issue.

No worries, though, we are going to find out what it takes to make your WordPress posts go [...]

Fri, Apr 20, 2018
Source: Torque – WP news, community experts, info and how-tos Category: WORDPRESS

Creating ideal web designs for a site is not an easy task. Different types of websites have different goals, and you need to work accordingly. For instance, if you are working on a lifestyle blog, graphical images and white space are the norm. That said, for an educational website, a simpler design would work fine.

Though you can absolutely customize every piece of your design, that can be very time-consuming. What if you could find a [...]

Fri, Apr 20, 2018
Source: Torque – WP news, community experts, info and how-tos Category: WORDPRESS
Best WordPress real estate plugins

Are you looking for the best WordPress real estate plugins? WordPress is used by many real estate websites to showcase listings and get new customers. In this article, we have hand-picked the best WordPress real estate plugins that you can use to grow your business.

How to Make a Real Estate Website Using WordPress?

WordPress is the most popular website builder in the world. It [...]

Fri, Apr 20, 2018
Source: WP Beginner Category: GENERAL

For other help:
If you're not new and are looking for support or feedback, the Community Pool is the place for you!

For technical questions, visit the WordPress.com Support Forums.

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Head to your blog's home page — not your dashboard, your blog itself. Click on the title of your post to open the individual post.

Highlight and [...]

Fri, Apr 20, 2018
Source: WordPress Daily Post Category: GENERAL