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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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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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How to change — to symbol in a tweet

If I send an automatic post from my website to Twitter, the symbol “—” is replaced by — Is there a way to fix it easy? For example: (On Twitter.) Original: (From here.)
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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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How to Import Pages into Wordpress?

[From ed.talmadge] I have a site that would like to migrate to WordPress . My current site contains about 1000 pages that contain just information. No blog articles, ecommerce or anything fancy. I ...
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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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How do I acces blob storage from wordpress site on Azure?

I have a Windows Azure account, and I only have 1024 MB for all my websites (most of which are WordPress). I have a couple of websites that have large MP3 and video files that I would like to move to ...
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How to report viral hoax blogs on WordPress?

The abuse page http://wordpress.com/abuse/ has no options for viral hoax entries, such as https://wausaunews.wordpress.com/2014/01/18/big-hospital-finally-telling-the-truth-about-cancer-johns-hopkins/ ...
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Is there a way to find all images or media in a WordPress blog that aren't used in posts or pages?

The question.. I have a WordPress travel blog that I have uploaded quite a lot of images to, and I'd like to get a list of all of the images I have uploaded that, for some reason or another, aren't ...
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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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Has Wordpress any performarce advantage over Joomla on Google App Engine? [closed]

I wonder what are the benefits of having Wordpress over Joomla on Google's PaaS. Since Wordpress is officially supported there should be some benefits, right? I have googled for a while and haven't ...
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Wordpress plugin for post approval by editors

I'm looking for a WordPress plugin that will add approval functionality to post. For example, I want all new posts to be approved by at least 3 other editors before it can be published. Do you know ...
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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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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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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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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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facebook share does not large thumbnail [closed]

I try to share posts from my wordpress blog on facebook. I want them to show in the new format with large thumbnails. <meta property='og:site_name' content='<?php wp_title(''); ?>'/> ...
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Wordpress Blog: How to include a picture in a blog post such that it will show in Facebook? [closed]

I am using a wordpress.org blog. It used to be that if I put an image or video at the top of my blog posts, that image would appear on Facebook if I posted a URL of that blog post. No more. Any ...
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Auto “Like” new posts from website (or RSS feed) on Facebook?

I run a multi-author Baseball website (powered by WordPress). The website is set up to automatically post all new blog posts to the website's Facebook page (Add link to Facebook plugin) and ...
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WordPress (TwentyThirteen theme): can someone explain the Posts page [closed]

I'm a WordPress newbie. I would like to know, under: Settings -> Reading -> Front page displays -> A static page -> Posts page I can choose the name of a WordPress page from the ...
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Can I set the default resolution for a YouTube video?

I'm posting some YouTube videos on my WordPress blog, but they always default to 360p, even though I've provided the &hd=1 parameter. The videos can go up to 1080p if the user selects it, and I'd ...
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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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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 do I make a “blog” hosted on wordpress look like a website?

How do I use wordpress as a basic CMS without it looking like a blog. I don’t want comments, list of postings etc. I just want some pages that link to each other with menus etc.
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IFTTT: Twitter to WordPress as Twitter Card and posted in main feed

I'd like my tweets be sent to WP as a Twitter card but as a portfolio item. I'm using the IFTTT recipe I created, which in theory works, but I need to take it a step further. I need it to be ...
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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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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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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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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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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 ...
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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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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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Clipboard problem with WordPress

Depending on the computer used, I'm able or not to paste copied images into a new WP post. I've looked at everything and I can't find the culprit. I've tried different browsers, and nothing seems to ...
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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 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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Is there a Wordpress plugin that will tweet when a scheduled post is posted?

I know there are tons of Twitter/Wordpress plugins out there, but so far I have not been able to get one to do what I need. I have lots of scheduled posts. When a scheduled post goes like, I would ...
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OpenID, Gmail, Facebook, Yahoo login for Wordpress [closed]

I am looking for a way to allow users from different sites OpenID Gmail Facebook Yahoo AOL to login with their respective username/id. An example can be seen on this page Is there something like ...
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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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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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What are good Twitter keyword tracking tools?

I would like to track several keywords on twitter and publish them as blog posts on Wordpress. There will be multiple keywords. Some keywords will be collected into one blog post. Some others will ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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Is it possible to create index page on Tumblr?

I found index shortcode on wordpress.com useful. Is there any possibilities to create "index shortcode" page/text on tumblr? What I found from Googling was not the index solution I need.
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On wordpress.com how to set a category as front page?

I first referred to a link explaining how to set a page as your front page. What I want is to set a category of my blogs as my front page display. Hoping for an answer, I went to the following link: ...
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How can I backup my wordpress.com hosted blog?

I have a blog hosted on wordpress.com, and I'd like to back it up. How can I do that?
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Disable update tips from wp-admin page in WordPress site

How can I disable update tips from wp-admin page? My WordPress wp-admin page showing this warning: An automated WordPress update has failed to complete - please attempt the update again now. But ...