How to re-order your posts

A common need in WordPress is the ability to re-order your posts, especially when it comes to creating a portfolio site. You will likely want to have your best work displayed as the first items visitors see in your portfolio. By default WordPress orders posts by the date they were added, but wouldn’t it be […]

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Add images to the Gallery post format

The gallery post format use native WordPress functionality and it isn’t partially clear to see how to add images at first…but once you know then its easy. To add images to your gallery post, click on the Add Media button. Upload an image. Normally then you would click Insert into post button but you not need to do this, just […]

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Setting Up Your Static Homepage and Blog Homepage

This is an important step within WordPress to define which of your pages displays as your homepage (front-page) and also the blog homepage (posts page). To do this go to  > . If you want your blog posts to be your homepage then leave the default Your latest posts option selected. Otherwise if you want to set your portfolio […]

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Installation of a theme

To install a theme you need to upload the theme files to WordPress and then activate it. There are two ways to do this. The following example is for the Show+Tell theme. Method 1: FTP Upload Unzip the ”show-tell-theme.zip“ Using your favorite FTP program, upload the unzipped show-tell folder to your server, into the /wp-content/themes/ directory. Log in […]

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Appearance Menus Screen

Most of our theme support custom Menus which enables a user to create custom navigation menu in place of a theme’s default menu. Menus can be use to display anything from, links, posts, categories, tags, etc. Go to  >  If you haven’t any menu created, hit Create a new menu On the left select Posts, Pages, Categories, etc. and hit  […]

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Child Themes

The child theme uses the functionality of another theme, known as the parent theme. You can use the child theme to modify or add to the functionality of the parent theme, rather than making modifications to the parent theme files directly. No matter what changes you would like to make, using a Child Theme is […]

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