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How to use wordpress plugins

In this video I show you how to extend WordPress with one of thousands of excellent plugins available. The plugin used in this tutorial is EZPZ OCB which is a backup plugin. If you’re not a youtube lover  right click and choose Save As for the MP4 version. For more info on the plugins we like to […]

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WordPress security – Keeping WordPress up to date

In this video I show you how to keep WordPress updated and secure. I mention EZPZ One Click Backup in this vid which is a plugin we install when we set up new sites. If you’re not a youtube lover  right click and choose Save As for the MP4 version. For a full list of the plugins […]

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WordPress widgets

In this video I run through how to use Widgets including using the Widget Context plugin to show Widgets on some pages and not others. If you’re not a youtube lover  right click and choose Save As for the MP4 version.

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Contact forms in WordPress – Contact form 7

Having contact forms in your website is essential. With WordPress I have found the easiest way to set up simple contact form is by using a plugin called Contact Form 7. It enables you to simply create contact forms and other forms and embed them into posts and pages within WordPress. In this video I […]

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Blog posts in WordPress – WordPress blogging

If you are going to be using your WordPress website for blogging (which we highly recommend) you’ll need to get up to speed on ‘posts’ in WordPress. WordPress blogging is where it all started. These days it’s considered a great simple content management system (CMS) but WordPress started out as a blogging platform and it […]

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