Articles by wpbeginner

  • How to Link to External Links from the Post Title in WordPress

    Do you want to add an external link as post title in WordPress? Sometimes you may just want to share a link with your users. Instead of sending them to a post, you may want the post title to link to the other website. In this article, we will show you how to link to […]

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  • How to Easily Indent Paragraphs in WordPress

    Do you want to add space or indent paragraphs in WordPress? While most of your text is aligned left, in some cases you may want to indent paragraph for improved typography and better reading experience. In this article, we will show you how to easily indent paragraphs in WordPress. Method 1: Using The Indent Text […]

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  • How to Add Attachment File Type Icons in WordPress

    Have you seen websites that show file icons next to the download links? Recently one of our readers asked if it was possible to display attachment file icons in WordPress. Yes it is, and it’s quite easy. In this article, we will show you how to add attachment file icons in WordPress. When You Need […]

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  • How to Add Content Locking in WordPress

    Do you want to add content locking in your WordPress site? Many websites use content locking to boost their lead generation, increase sales, or build their email list. In this article, we will show you how to add content locking in WordPress without annoying users. What is Content Locking When You Need It? Content Locking […]

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  • How to Easily Embed Videos in WordPress Blog Posts

    Do you want to easily embed videos in WordPress? Videos bring life to your website and they are a great way to boost user engagement on your site. In this article, we will show you how to easily embed videos in WordPress. Video Tutorial If you don’t like the video or need more instructions, then […]

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  • 7 Best WordPress Backup Plugins Compared (Pros and Cons)

    Creating regular WordPress backups is the best thing you can do for your website. Backups give you peace of mind and can save you in catastrophic situations when your site gets hacked or you accidentally lock yourself out. There are several free and paid backup plugins for WordPress, and most of them are fairly easy […]

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  • How to Add and Use Widgets in WordPress

    Beginner users often ask us what are widgets and how to use widgets in WordPress. Widgets allow you to add different functionality and features to your WordPress sidebars without writing any code. In this article, we will show you how to add and use Widgets in WordPress along with sharing Widget examples. What are Widgets? […]

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  • 8 Best Places to Get a Custom Logo for Your WordPress Website

    Do you want to get a custom logo for your WordPress website? A custom logo helps establish your brand and makes your website stand out. In this article, we will show you some of the best places to get a custom logo for your website within a small budget. Why You Should Get a Custom […]

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  • 20 Best BuddyPress Themes for Your WordPress Website

    Are you looking for the best WordPress themes for BuddPress? BuddyPress is a sister project of WordPress. It allows you to build an online social network on top of your WordPress website. In this article, we have hand-picked some of the best BuddyPress themes for your WordPress website. Building Your Online Community with BuddyPress and […]

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  • How to Create a Fanfiction Archive With WordPress

    Do you enjoy writing fanfiction? While you can add your fanfiction as normal posts, it becomes difficult to organize and showcase them on your site. In this article, we will show you how to create a fanfiction archive with WordPress. Why Create a Fanfiction Archive Instead of Posts? WordPress comes with two commonly used content […]

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  • How to Display Ad Blocks in Specific Posts in WordPress

    Do you want to display ad blocks within specific WordPress posts? This ad placement allows you to show ads when your users are highly engaged with the content. In this article, we will show you how to easily display ad blocks in specific WordPress posts without writing any code or breaking your site. Why Display […]

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  • 12 Signs That Your WordPress Site is Hacked

    We are often asked what are some signs that indicate a WordPress site is hacked? There are some common telltale signs that may help you figure out if your WordPress site is hacked or compromised. In this article, we will share 12 common signs that your WordPress site is hacked. 1. Sudden Drop in Website […]

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  • How to Install AWeber Web Form Widget in WordPress

    Have you just started using AWeber and want to install the AWeber form widget in WordPress? AWeber is one of the most popular email marketing service used by many WordPress users and marketers around the world. In this article, we will show you how to easily add the AWeber web form widget in WordPress. There […]

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  • 24 Best WordPress Themes for bbPress

    Are you looking for the best WordPress themes for bbPress? bbPress allows you to easily add forums to your WordPress site. However, many WordPress themes are not designed to be suitable for forums and bbPress. In this article, we have hand-picked some of the best WordPress themes for bbPress that you can try. Building a […]

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  • 13 Crucial WordPress Maintenance Tasks to Perform Regularly

    Ever wondered which WordPress maintenance tasks you should be performing regularly? After starting a blog, often users don’t perform maintenance checks unless something breaks. By running regular maintenance tasks, you can make sure that your WordPress site is always performing at its best. In this article, we will share 13 crucial WordPress maintenance tasks to […]

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  • How to Limit the Number of Archive Months Displayed in WordPress

    Do you want to display the number of archive months displayed in WordPress? If you have been blogging for years, you will notice that your archives list will become too long. In this article, we will show you how to limit the number of archive months displayed in WordPress. Method 1. Limit Number of Archive […]

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  • How to Display Recent Posts From A Specific Category In WordPress

    Do you want to display recent posts from a specific category in WordPress? The default recent posts widget shows posts from all categories, and there is no option to filter them by category. In this article, we will show you how to easily display recent posts from a specific category in WordPress. Filtering Posts by […]

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  • How to Easily Add Custom Code in WordPress (without Breaking Your Site)

    Often while reading WordPress tutorials, you may be asked to add custom code snippets in your theme’s functions.php file or in a site-specific plugin. The problem is that even a slightest mistake can break your website. In this article, we will show you an easy way to add custom code in WordPress without breaking your […]

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  • 20 Best WordPress Themes for Auto Repair

    Are you looking for the best WordPress themes for auto repair or car dealership business? While browsing WordPress themes, you may not be able to immediately tell if a theme would work for an auto repair website. Many of the themes you’ll look at will probably have a generic business or corporate look. In this […]

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  • How to Display Custom Fields Outside The Loop in WordPress

    Do you want to display custom fields outside the loop in WordPress? Normally, custom fields are displayed inside the WordPress loop along with other post content and metadata. In this article, we will show you how to display custom fields outside the loop in WordPress. What Are Custom Fields in WordPress Custom fields allow you […]

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