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What does “This post is super-awesome” when creating a new post mean?

I see the checkbox "This post is super-awesome" but not sure what it means. Please explain.
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Permalink Settings for the wordpress.com blog

Wordpress has a plugin for Permalink Settings through which we can fully customize our URL and structure it into sub-folders as we like. I want to know if wordpress.com also offers the same feature? ...
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Is there any way to use JavaScript on wordpress.com?

Can someone tell me how to use JavaScript on wordpress.com? Is it even possible? I want to have a wave on a page, but the required JavaScript is stripped.
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Problem with posting HTML code on WordPress

I am trying to post some source code on a WordPress.com blog. WordPress actually makes posting syntax-highlighted code quite easy--you wrap the code in a [sourcecode] block, optionally specify the ...
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Get my own domain on WordPress.com

How can I point a custom domain to my WordPress.com blog?
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Is there a way to convert categories of posts into tags?

I currently use categories to tag my posts but I found it not as convenient as using tags. So I want to convert all current categories into tags. How can I do this?
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How to use Google Code Prettify on WordPress

I'm writing my blog posts using Windows Live Writer and I use Syntax4writer whenever I need to include codes in the post. The output for Syntax4Writer doesn't look good on the Bueno theme by ...
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Is is possible to locate all comments I've entered on all Wordpress blogs?

Wordpress sure seem to know who I am as I only have to enter my email address & name for my little avatar to appear when commenting on others' blogs, but I was wondering if there is any way that I ...
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How to display google's spreadsheet inside a post in my blog?

I have a public Google spreadsheet in Google Drive and want to display it within my blog post (people can directly see it, not only a link to the sheet). How can I do that? Please help! [Edit] I'm ...
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How is Wordpress able to store my whole website (including ~300MB of photos) in a 1.14MB file when I export?

I exported my wordpress blog as a .xml file as a way to manually back it up, and was shocked to see that the file was 1.14 MB... It stored my whole website, including about 300 MB of photos, in 1.14 ...
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How do I stop the Wordpress.com post editor from inserting nonbreaking spaces?

The Wordpress.com post editor has an annoying habit of inserting the   character in posts. This wouldn't be a problem if it inserted it appropriately, or even consistently. This is, alas, not ...
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While logged-in to WordPress.com, leaving a comment in a blog adds “www” to my own blog's link?

While logged to my WordPress.com account, I left a comment on another blog (specifically, a post on TechCrunch). My blog's domain is roadler.com, however the comment was left with the URL ...
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How do I embed a Google Form into a WordPress page?

WordPress doesn't support iframe embeds on its free sites, but it does provide a Shortcode option for Google Apps. It seems to automatically convert the iframe code from the older version of Google ...
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How to add plugins in WordPress blog?

I am creating a site and I need to use plugins, but on my dashboard there is nowhere to add my plugins for my site. How do I get it?
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Can I automatically add related posts to my posts on Wordpress.com?

Is there a widget or some other feature which will automatically add related posts to my blog posts on Wordpress.com? I know that I can use Zemanta (in my case, via a Chrome plugin) to add related ...
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How to get a version of a wordpress.com blog post, which is suitable for printing?

If there is an interesting blog post, I might want to print it out to read later. However, if I just print the default view from the wordpress.com blog, then I get a lot of redundant stuff (various ...
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Can you change the Gravatar associated with your email without a WordPress account?

I would like to change the Gravatar associated with one email address of mine (which shows up in Source Tree next to my commits). When I go to gravatar.com to do that, I'm faced with this: Do I ...
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how do I access wordpress.com filesystem?

All I want to do is be able to start putting php in my pages. So most of the things recommend putting in a plugin by accessing /wp-content/plugins. How do i do this?
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Hide a page from the navigation menu on blog hosted on Wordpress.com

I have a blog hosted on Wordpress.com. My navigation menu includes a link to each page I've added to the blog. I would like to add a few additional pages to the blog, but not have them appear in the ...
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What do I need in order to have custom thumbnails for posts in my wordpress.com blog?

I have a blog on Wordpress.com. I would like to have it set up in such a way that when I make a post on the blog, I can select an image that I want associated with that post so that every time someone ...
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Is it possible to display aggregate of multiple RSS feeds on WordPress.com?

I want to display content from 20 different blogs (on multiple platforms some non-WP) in a single public place such that all 20 bloggers can see and track each other's content in a single location. ...
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How to create a sidenote box at WordPress.com?

There is a blockquote box which is well established meaning for putting quotes. I would like to add another box in my post — a sidenote, something like you see in books when some part of the text ...
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How can I post to WordPress.com via Tor?

I decided to go all cryptopunk and start a blog via Tor. I thought using WordPress was practically traditional. However, when I try to save a draft or make a post, the button is pressed but the ...
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Embed twitch.tv video into wordpress.com site?

I'm trying to embed my live stream into a page hosted on wordpress.com. I went and got the code from twitch.tv: <object type="application/x-shockwave-flash" height="378" width="620" ...
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Changing the address of a wordpress.com blog

I have a blog hosted at wordpress.com and is accessible at blog.mydomain.com. I want to know if it's possible to change the address to mydomain.com/blog instead of blog.mydomain.com. And if yes, how ...
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How do I create a timeline in my WordPress blog?

I see some sites use a timeline graph using some Google tools. I am not able to get it in WordPress. How do I get a timeline graph in a WordPress blog ?
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How do I add a Share and Share alike icon to a Wordpress site hosted at wordpress.com?

I'm working with one of the wordpress based sites, provided by wordpress.com, and I'd like to add a creative commons copyright icon to it. How do I do that? (say, adding the icon from here: ...
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How can I create a live blog with Wordpress.com?

I would like to create a live blog with my Wordpress.com blog. I realize that Automattic have recently created a plugin to do this, but this is only for VIP members and I don't have the space $10,000 ...
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Reusing a WordPress.com blog address that was deleted

I have deleted my primary WordPress blog. When I open this deleted blog it shows the message xyz.wordpress.com is no longer available. (Consider my login to WordPress.com as xyz). Now when I ...
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Inserting images in wordpress

I can't believe I'm having to ask this basic a quesiton. But I honestly cannot figure out how to insert a pre hosted image into a wordpress post. This is what my 'New Post' screen looks like: The ...
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Are the followers on a blog publicly visible?

I've got a blog and I've got a few followers who's blog's are related to stuff I'd...rather not be associated to. I know that I can't remove followers and that I can moderate the comments (I have a ...
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Adding Multiple YouTube Posts in WordPress

Recently I started a WordPress site to share my music creations which I have already uploaded to YouTube. So I added them one by one as Posts, but when I play them, all the Posts plays the same track ...
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How can I deactivate or make private my Wordpress.com as well as Wordpress.org blogs?

All I found via Google was outdated advice. In neither the Wordpress.com nor Wordpress.org (i.e. installation on own domain) can I find any option in the "security" or privacy settings aside from the ...
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How to enable “Tracking Domain Settings” of bit.ly

I wanted to use "tracking Domain" service of bit.ly I have a website sukritguptablog.wordpress.com So bit.ly want me to verify that I am owner of the above mentioned wordpress site. They have ...
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How do I post on WordPress.com [closed]

Could someone tell me how to post on wordpress.com?