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Building an Author Bio Box

Building an Author Bio Box

At WPMayor we have recently introduced guest bloggers to our website, in order to continue bringing the best WordPress tips to our readers. When creating such a multi-author blog, a nice touch is that of adding a bio box at the end of a guest post. Basically this is a box containing a photo of the guest blogger and some details about him. Let’s explore how this can be done via plugins and also via manual coding.

A WordPress Developers Dream: DesktopServer

A WordPress Developers Dream: DesktopServer

DesktopServer creates multiple “virtual servers” for development sites. This product installs and sets up WordPress sites on your local computer in seconds, creating local development test sites right on your desktop.

A Guide to WordPress Post Formats

A Guide to WordPress Post Formats

Post formats are one of the most interesting additions to WordPress 3.1. In this post we learn how to use them.

The Ultimate Guide to WordPress 3 Menus

The Ultimate Guide to WordPress 3 Menus

Learn how to create menus with the new WordPress 3 Menu management system. We also discuss how to create a sitemap and using shortcodes for your menus.

Content Migration between WordPress Sites

Content Migration between WordPress Sites

Ever needed to migrate content from one WordPress site to another? Fear not, fortunately WordPress has in-built import and export facilities. The process goes as follows: Log in to the original site you want to export data from. Go to Tools > Export. Arrange Filters as needed, by default WP exports all the content. Hit the ‘Download Export File’ button. When you click the button WordPress will create an XML file for you to save to your computer. This format, which is called WordPress eXtended RSS or WXR, will contain your posts, pages, comments, custom fields, categories, and tags. Log…

How to Load JavaScripts into WordPress Themes

How to Load JavaScripts into WordPress Themes

JQuery and other JavaScript frameworks are very commonly used in WordPress themes and plugins, but not all developers load them correctly. Learn how to properly load them using the wp_enqueue_script function in WordPress.