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Is there any way to be notified of new comments via email for a page on a WordPress blog without posting a comment?

So, what I asked in the title above is only possible if one posts a comment on a WordPress blog page that accepts comments. I would like to be notified of new comments, but without posting a comment. ...
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Pinterest Pin It button and Facebook thumbnails don't work with uploaded images on WordPress blog. Why?

I have recently migrated from Blogger to WordPress, but am having issues with images. Both Pinterest and Facebook are not recognising my new images that I am uploading to WordPress, however they do ...
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Post photo from WordPress to facebook page album [closed]

Question here is: Is the following possible/doable using the facebook API? Using the facebook API (open graph) I need to achieve the following: When I publish a post to my self hosted WP site, I ...
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Wordpress page edit does not save selected template [closed]

The feature did work in the past however pages now seem to default to 'Default Template'. I can see my available page templates in the drop-down on the Page edit page, however after saving the admin ...
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IFTTT posting multiple times

I recently connected Instagram to my WordPress blog. Today I noticed that pictures I like on Instagram are being posted 4 times on my blog. Has anybody encountered this error? Everything was working ...
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How do I import my WordPress comments into Disqus?

I installed the Disqus plugin for my WordPress blog. How can I import my old comments into the plugin?
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How to post to WordPress custom post type from ifttt.com

I recently discovered ifttt.com and have been working on creating a few ifttt tasks for my Kansas City Royals website. I am in the process of adding the ability for fans to make quick posts, such as ...
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SoundCloud alternatives with lots more free space? [closed]

I am looking for a website (similar to SoundCloud) where I can host podcasts, so I need lots of free space. Anybody knows anything good? I have been using SoundCloud so far, but apparently I'm out of ...
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Is there two-factor authentication for hosted wordpress.com blogs?

There is a plugin that supports two-factor authentication via Google's Authenticator for self-hosted Wordpress blogs. Is there a similar feature I can turn on for hosted wordpress.com blogs? Every ...
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Post bookmarklet on wordpress.com

I have a blog on wordpress.com and would like to post a bookmarklet I have written there. However, wordpress.com breaks the URL string. Is there any way I can post it? For example, if I enter a ...
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WordPress blog to Blogger for auto post through IFTTT

I have connected my WordPress blog to Blogger for auto post through IFTTT. Now I want to connect my another WordPress blog to my Blogger blog for auto post. How can I add my second WordPress blog in ...
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Which Wordpress themes can be used for free on a startup website? [closed]

We have decided to use Wordpress for the website of our startup. How can I be sure whether a given theme can be used for free?
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How can I get mediawiki and wordpress to share login credentials in an intranet?

We have several products that our staff is required to use a login in order to use. Is there a way to get mediawiki and wordpress to utilize the same login information without manually setting each ...
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How to put code in your blog posts in Wordpress?

How can I write code in wordpress? Like I want to be able to show something like: function foo() { return "bar"; } Is there a plugin? I installed one called Code Markup, but this doesn't add ...
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Why am I getting an “invalid blogml” error importing into BlogEngine.net

I have a wordpress blog that is hosted on hostgator.com. I am looking at switching to BlogEngine.net. I found the BlogML project up on codeplex to help with the migration. It has a tool called ...
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Facebook posts by app not showing up publicly

I am using a WordPress plugin to automatically post a link on a Facebook page whenever I publish a blog post. For some reason the posting on Facebook only shows up when I look at my FB page, but not ...
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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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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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has wordpress ditched buddypress?

they removed buddypress category from their showcase, lead developer Andy Peatling is not there, and there are some sad articles on buddypress but nothing specific. Do you know what the status is?
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How can I change the smilies' appearance in Wordpress?

I chat a lot in Facebook and like the appearance of their emoticons. How can I get this appearance on my blog ? I want to change it from the current one . Can I add more emoticons to the list as ...
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How do I add a retweet button to my wordpress blog?

I have a free version of the wordpress blog, and I've tried adding a retweet button while editing the post in HTML, but it doesn't seem to appear. Any tips?
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My WordPress blog address is shown to all my Gmail contacts: how to prevent?

My friend found my WordPress blog by importing his Gmail contacts into his WordPress blog. And I was in his contacts. Thus, WordPress shares my blog address automatically with all my Gmail contacts. ...
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Writing RTL (Arabic) with English in between in Wordpress, text becomes messed up

Whenever I try to write an English word in an Arabic paragraph in WordPress it becomes like this: بواسطة متجر Microsoft الإكتروني الرقمي Where it should be like this: الإلكتروني الرقمي ...
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Custom content type for creating a portfolio page

How can I get to the Settings → Writing → Your Custom Content Types in WordPress Admin? I do not see the option Your Custom Content Types. I setup my WordPress locally and it is version 4.1. Am I ...
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How to hide own Facebook profile photo in like box when updating feed?

I've put a 'Facebook Like Box with Activity Feed' which draws from a Facebook Page, on my Wordpress blog's sidebar. The sidebar is slim, so I've adjusted the dimensions of the box to fit it. However, ...
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Get Wordpress post data for use in an iPhone app

We're moving a website to Wordpress, and I need to modify our iPhone app to get data from the new site. Currently it gets neatly structured data out of our database, but now all data will be stored ...
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Using AdSense on Wordpress.com

I have a blog that I host on the free wordpress.com service. Can I put AdSense ads somewhere on the blog? I realised, that scripts are not accepted in the posts or the Text widget. I know that ...
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Latex on Wordpress?

What's the best way to incorporate LaTeX into a wordpress blog? It should render in every major browser (IE, FF, Safari, and Chrome).
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Transfer wordpress site from local to production site [closed]

I would like to use wordpress to design and work on my new website, but I would like to test it on my local machine before I get the first version. So I thought about installing wordpress on my ...
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Random codes appearing at the end of URLs (Wordpress site)

I use WordPress on my website and I've noticed the following code at the end of URLs when viewing pages/posts. The codes vary depending on the browser (Chrome, Safari and Firefox.) Chrome: ...
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Code snippet plugin for windows live writer

Do you know of any Windows live writer plugins which formats code (php, html, css, js) in a good way? I've already tried: Insert Code Code snippet But they do not have what I want. First, they put ...
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Problem with removing category from wordpress post [closed]

For some reason I seem to be unable to remove the category "Uncatorized" from posts on my wordpess page http://www.karlshamnsaikido.se/. Since it's in swedish it says "OKATEGORISERADE" instead of ...
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Connect Wordpress blog to a Facebook account where I'm an admin

Say I'm an admin of Page X on Facebook, i.e. I can go to it and see: "You are posting, commenting, and liking as Page X" and there's a button to go back to using my own account. The Wordpress ...
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Auto posting to Facebook reaches far less people than manual posts

On our website we use an "auto post to Facebook and Twitter" plug-in. Once a post gets published with Wordpress, the plug-in automatically sends an update (a new post) to Facebook. However, in the ...
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Allow Facebook, Google, etc. (OpenID) login to my WordPress.com hosted private blog

Is it possible, if using a private, wordpress.com hosted blog, to allow users to login via Facebook, Google, Yahoo, or other OpenID providers? We have a private blog, and we prefer that users not ...
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Why does my blog not show up on the planet feed?

My blog (ankursinha.in/blog) is configured to show up on planet Fedora: http://planet.fedoraproject.org but posts aren't appearing on the planet. I'm using a self hosted wordpress site. The admins ...
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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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Can't post WordPress links to my Facebook page

I can't post links to my WordPress site on my Facebook business page. The URL does not contain any unusual or sensitive worlds (www.genesiskravmaga.com). When I try to post the link, there is no ...
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How can I administer a VirtualBox Ubuntu server from host OS?

i am setting up LAMP on ubuntu server 10.10 on virtualbox install from a mac osx 10.5 host. right now, i am using lynx to look at pages in /var/www/ but in setting up wordpress, i am having trouble ...
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How do I stop adverts being shown on a wordpress hosted blog?

I think wordpress shows adverts on blogs/webpages they host, do can I disable the adverts and what does it cost?
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Customizing Press This/ Quick posting for Wordpress

I currently use PressThis to reblog posts from mainly Vimeo but other times I just want to quote pieces of articles that I can add my own words to the post. The output PressThis gives is mainly just ...
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Taxonomy link not working in Wordpress [closed]

I've created a website where I use Taxonomies for adding an extra category future. This feature works in the backend (admin) and is showing up correctly under the article. The problem is that the link ...
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Wordpress : Displaying category's description

In my wordpress blog, I have different categories. Each category has a description that is displayed at the top of the page : I just created a new category and specified a description. However for ...
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How to use only old theme in Wordpress for editing?

This question is from editor perspective, not the end-reader. Let's say I enter my blog as a regular user -- from there I could click on "My sites" menu, and then "Blog posts -> add", or I could ...
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Can I use the <video> tag in an IFTTT recipe

I have a simple Instagram to WordPress IFTTT recipe. In the body of the WordPress post, I want to use the <video> tag. Every time I save the page, IFTTT reloads the page with an error, deletes ...
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Is there a way to format/optimize WordPress posts for an RSS feed

I currently help manage a blog and I need help understanding its RSS feed. Posts from the blog always have multiple paragraphs and a featured image, but when you look at the posts from the RSS feed ...
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Google Forms Plugin - Change the Submit button text

I'm using Google Forms in conjunction with the WordPress Google Forms plugin to add various forms across different pages on my site. The forms are added using to following shortcode from the plugin: ...
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How can I make the WP Publicize plugin share my posts to (all or specific) Google+ circles?

I use Wordpress, and I'm trying to use the Publicize plugin to auto-post new blog posts to my Google+ circles. However, when I publish a Wordpress post, the plugin correctly picks it up and puts it in ...
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Mark a WordPress posting as “Permanently moved” (301) [closed]

I want to redirect selected (out of date) postings on my WordPress blog to another posting or page. Is there a way to do so? Ideally, I would like to delete the out-of-date postings and have links ...
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HTML emails into Wordpress with IFTTT

I've been delving into IFTTT today and this seems to be one of the best places to ask queries about it. What I'm trying to do is create rules to automatically get emails into draft Wordpress posts ...