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How to Setup a Cron Job for taking Nightly Backups of Databases

setup cron job

Sometimes you are in such a situation where your blog gets hacked or broken and you don’t have a single backup. Such a situation is a nightmare for any blogger. Plugins help you in this situation by automating the process of backing up your WordPress databases. But what if the plugins don’t do their job... Read More

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7 WordPress Plugins to protect your Blog against Spam Comments

Protect your blog from Spam Comments

As bloggers, we are used to seeing spam comments in our WordPress Dashboard daily. But should we keep on checking each and every comment ? Obviously not. When WordPress offers  such a wide range of SPAM Plugins, then why you need to worry about it. Today, I will be listing out 7 Antispam WordPress Plugins... Read More

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How to Add and Style Share Buttons in your WordPress posts

Add Share Buttons to WordPress

How much ever effort you put in Producing Quality Content, you will still find only few visitors visiting your blog. That’s because you don’t promote the posts well. It can also be put this way, you are not offering an Opportunity to them, to Promote your Posts. To correct this issue, you need to provide... Read More

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5 Ways to Decrease Load time of a WordPress Blog

Decrease Load Time

Well, most of us use WordPress as a CMS for the purpose of Blogging. But how many of us have really worked on Decreasing our Load time ? Load time is an important aspect of any site. The more the time a site takes to load, the higher are the chances of your visitors exiting... Read More

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How to Safely Move your WordPress Blog from One Host to Another

Moving a WordPress Blog Safely

Last month we moved from Bluehost to HostGator. But I didn’t write or mention anywhere in the recent posts at DailyBlogging. The reason behind this was at that time I was designing our Theme. So I didn’t want to divert my attention towards other things. Coming to the main point, the reason why we moved... Read More

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WordPress 3.1 comes with a Bunch of New Features

WordPress 3.1

If your blog is Powered by WordPress like DailyBlogging is, you will find the yellow bar in your Dashboard saying ‘Update to WordPress 3.1’. WordPress 3.1 comes with some awesome features, it’s main focus being the design. A Couple of days ago we posted about the importance of reducing the plugins in a Thesis tutorial... Read More

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How to Display Thumbnails in your Post Excerpts in WordPress

WordPress Thumbnails in Post Excerpts

It’s been said a thousand times that WordPress is the best platform when it comes to Blogging. Moreover if you have some coding knowledge (Basic PHP, HTML & CSS) then your blog will certainly rock. Last week I posted few ways to Increase the PHP Memory Limit in WordPress. Today I thought of posting few... Read More

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Comparison between Thesis Genesis and Swift based on load time

Wordpress Themes Comparison

A Few days back I gave a thought to redesign DailyBlogging. At first I decided to take up the Default WordPress theme (Twenty Ten) and design it from scratch. Then on second thoughts I selected some 5-6 popular themes, but finally only 3 Themes viz – Thesis, Genesis & Swift came up for the comparison.... Read More

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