Blogs

A blog is a discussion or informational site consisting of discrete entries ("posts") typically displayed in reverse chronological order. Blogs can be the work of a single individual but more recently "multi-author blogs" (MABs) have developed, with posts written by large numbers of authors and professionally edited and "microblogging" systems help integrate blogs into societal newstreams.

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I had this question after viewing What regex will remove duplicate rel="nofolow" tags?.

What has come out of the previous questions works great for an individual page and then manually pasting the updated page back to the site.  The site is blogger and the api will only allow you to change a very limited number of pages per day.   For example, if I was doing this manually open the page, copy the page, update the links, paste the page back and then save the page.  So is there  a  way to do all the pages in the site and pasting the changed content back into the blog as I just described?

By the way, I tried the Adam Lewis find and replace http://www.adamwlewis.com/articles/blogger-find-replace but since it is using the API it only does a limited number of pages per day and then it starts at the top again each time it is ran.  I have 1,000's of pages and many more links to change thus why I am hoping I can get this to iterate through the website and make the appropriate changes.

Thanks,
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Hi Experts

I am thinking of creating a New Blog on some free blog platform for the sake of experimentation and gaining some practical experience in this regards.

First, I want to have the ability to EDIT the Blog Post, any number of times I want to, in the future. So those services which puts restriction on this feature, will not work for me.

Secondly, I need to have the ability to post CODES within my blog posts, just as we can post any programming language samples, codes, scripts etc. inside Experts-Exchange.com, by using this feature -

Sample code

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I need similar feature in the blog.

Thirdly, it should allow me to add proper TAGS to each individual post, so that I can easily search and filter the posts based on tags.

Fourthly, I should be able to post the snapshots / photos of various stock market charts etc. without any complicated process of resizing or changing image formats etc.

Fifthly, the visitors of the blog should have ability to post Proper Detailed Replies to my blog posts and they should also have the ability to add images and Script Codes etc.

Sixth, I should be able to DELETE the complete blog, with all its posts, when the experiment is completed and I have pretty good idea regarding how all this works. At some time in future, I will have my own personal website, hosted on my own web-server and I will create my final blog on that site itself. But all that looks super complicated to me at this point of time, so I just want…
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Want to create a directory for musicians ,  Want them to be able to create a Page (listing) that says a little about them and have it searchable by what type of musician they are (guitarist , band , pianist) and  by the state or suburb they are in.  

Just wondering if anyone knows of a good theme that i would be able to customise to be able to get close to this.


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I used to blog on a previous domain we had axessnetwork.com.

We have since shifted our brand to simplifychurch.com and a blog at learn.simplifychurch.com

Some of my posts are getting search engine results on the axessnetwork.com domain.  I'd like to move those as copies onto the new domain. What is the best practice to move that content over to our new blog and domain?  

I've seen tools like Yoast SEO where I can set the Rel links to the new domain, but want to nail it the first time.
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I have 8 blog posts laid out in Word, but need them in a format I can deliver to my WordPress developer.

I am considering getting Dreamweaver for $29.99 / month. This sounds like a good bridge between Word and WordPress.

Any free option?

Secondly, I need ideas on formatting the text to look nice. I see the first paragraph could be bolded to make it a string introduction to the blog post.

Why about indenting the start of each paragraph?

What might be good fonts and point sizes?

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I have a Wordpress blog coming up in a few days and need a WP plug-in that will enable me to make up quizzes.

I do not expect to require anything special. I expect it to:

- keep score each time quiz is taken
- automated score keeping and database update
- admin option to block correct answer from ever being shown
- perhaps a UI for me to create the quiz
- some metrics for me as admin to see how many people take the quiz, how may pass/fail
- responsive
- social with perhaps an option to ("get a life line") , but I would never us that trademarked term

I am willing to pay a few dollars if there is an exceptional plug-in.

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Please list for me a handful of best practices which are also easy to implement.

I hear whiteface is important, so layout concerns are also important to me.

Then, a few links pointing to articles on this topic would also be helpful.

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I need to have my marketing guy create various WP pages, but I will host them on my instance of WP.

Can I export WP pages?

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I always find it easier to answer a question if I know the askers' goal, so here goes:

Goal: I want to dynamically list pages in alpha order.  I have a list of ransomware variants, each with multiple links to pages about them.  This continually grows.  The individual pages I am taking care of using Zotero and zotpress. Currently, the list is done using W4 Post List.  The resultant page is here.  I would like something more along these lines, but I would like to do it with a wordpress plugin, free or paid.  I am willing to go the tab route, as long as I can make 26 alpha tabs and have the contents of each tab dynamically list in alpha order.

I am open to almost any solution that fulfills these needs.
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I canned the image to the post but want that image to be the header image, bit just at the top of the post.

How?
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I can add a link, but need it to open a new tab.

Also, the color of the highlighted tex is light blue and it needs to be darker.
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I have added the plug-in Monster Insights into WordPress and authenticated the installation with my Google analytics log-in.

There was a long code I copied then pasted into the modal dialog, as requested.

What next?

I need to have a unique Google Analytics page for each blog page?

What are the next steps?

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I did a Wordpress blog before

I wonder if there are any such available dating site type apps available?

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Using WordPress, I have generated a tracking ID. How do I insert this into my WordPress page?

Can I do this for each blog post?

How?

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1) I create my first post from the Admin panel (Dashboard) but can not find how to edit it.

2) On the blog, I see I have a "Share" button. But who I click it, nothing happens. How do I configure it so that users can use Twitter, Facebook, Email, etc to share my blog posts?

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I'm new to WordPress and I don't know how to do a few things.  I have a Memory Theme and it has a row of social media contacts I would like to link.

http://beekeeper.flexmedia.tv/

Can anybody tell me how to do this? Hopefully it's easy!
Thanks,
Art
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Hello Experts, We have an IT software that we would like to have it reviewed by IT bloggers or professionals to give us a feedback but also so potential customers can gets their peace of mind and get more exposure.

We do not mind paying for their time (though looking for unbiased review).

It has to do with data replication\migration on windows servers.

Looking for answers preferably by someone who has gone through this route before, though all constructive comments are highly appreciated.
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Hi there

What would be the best tools to admin social networks, Facebook and Twitter, allowing to schedule the time for posts and render the pictures properly on Twitter instead posting only the link of the image.

Having some usefull statistics as well.   Cheaper of free as possible for personal use
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I'm helping a friend migrate a blogger site to wordpress and need to make some hosting decisions.  It will be importing 8 years worth of posts,   NO e-commerce.  Each post is 7-10 pictures and text.

The guy who developed the wordpress was trying to push me into a $150-$200 / month VPS hosting plan, and he wanted $800/year for maintenance.

The site currently gets 100,000 uniques/month.  

Is that over-kill?

The godaddy "ultimate" says it can handle 400,000 uniques/month and is only $15/month

My main concern is consistency of performance.

The user who will be responsible for the site is very non-technical and isn't well suited to any maintenance.   A simple managed wordpress plan seems more his speed.

Thoughts?

Thanks,
Mike
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We are migrating a full phpnuke blog to wordpress, however we are facing a big problem as we can't find the table where the subscriptors email addresses are stored, we even have considered that these email addresses could be in some file and not a database???

Does anyone know where can we find them?

thanks!
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I just built a free blog in Wordpress.com. I bought a new blog theme and the instructions look older than my version. It tells me to go to APPEARANCE, THEME, ADD. I don't see those options in my version.

How do I add a theme?
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Art
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Hello,

we have one primary site "A" that has our knowledge base.  We want to increase our traffic to site "B".  We know that creating new content is important, but all new content is being added to "kb.A".com.  So we post it to Site B.com, and it forwards on to the knowledge base article on kb.A.com.

Does Google see it as fresh content even though its forwarded, or is it imperative that we have a fresh content actually hosted on site B?

Thanks for your help
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Hello and Good Evening Everyone,

             I am wondering if Google Adword Keyword Planner is free.   I am interested in using this tool to generate keywords within my blog title and content which has high searches per month and low competition.

            Thanks

             George
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This is my site

Nothing is appearing in my footer.

I have placed some widgets in the footer but nothing is appearing.

please help me asap.
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Good day,

My webdevelopers is struggling to export users out of an old wordpress site into the new site. The issue is with the password.

The password does not work unless you reset it in new site.

Is there a plugin that can assist us that will make original passwords work on the new site or any other means of exporting and importing users?
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Blogs

A blog is a discussion or informational site consisting of discrete entries ("posts") typically displayed in reverse chronological order. Blogs can be the work of a single individual but more recently "multi-author blogs" (MABs) have developed, with posts written by large numbers of authors and professionally edited and "microblogging" systems help integrate blogs into societal newstreams.