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There's an option in your blog's admin panel to do this. It’s your content; you can do with it whatever you like. Go to Tools -> Export in your WordPress.com dashboard to download an XML file of your blog’s content. In addition to any manual backups you make, blogs hosted on Wordpress.com are regularly backed up by their own processes.


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Just use the indentation icon (the one pointing right) when the focus is on the line you want to become the first item of the sublist. In images: becomes:


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I am using Wordpress 3.0 so I am not sure if this applies to previous versions of WP or not. In the WP admin, go to Tools > Import. Then you'll see a list of import tools you can install and use.


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Word press has an openid plugin. I am not sure if it works with the other login services. This plugin can do also other services like Quickly register and login users with their existing accounts from Facebook, Twitter, Google, Yahoo!, LinkedIn, Windows Live, MySpace, AOL or OpenID


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Wordpress for sure: http://codex.wordpress.org/Content_Visibility


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No, you are not permitted to do that on Wordpress.com blogs. AdSense, Yahoo, Chitika, TextLinkAds, and other third-party advertising is not allowed here at WordPress.com. If you would like to run ads on your blog, one of these options may work for you: We have a feature called WordAds that lets WordPress.com bloggers with moderate to high traffic ...


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Yes it is removed from the blog post as well. These videos are embedded in your blog so there is a direct link to anything that happens on the hosting site. The video will appear to still be viewable on your site, but the moment you click play you should see otherwise. To keep it on your site, you will need to host the video yourself.


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You don't necessarily need a plugin to do that. Here are 2 alternate methods: FriendFeed You can use FriendFeed (details here, disclaimer it's my blog). FeedBurner If you use FeedBurner to manage the RSS of your blog, you can go to the Publicize tab, then click on the Socialize sidebar link and set-up FeedBurner to post on Twitter when a new post comes ...


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Never done this myself, but I just found this site. Looks promising! http://www.blurb.com/create/book/blogbook Good luck!


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Blackbird Pie (now defunct) used to do exactly what you are looking for: simply paste the URL of any tweet into the form on that page and it will generate static HTML that you can embed into your blog. You can now embed directly via the Twitter UI by clicking "Embed this Tweet" There is additionally a Wordpress specific plugin as well as a Google Chrome ...


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A search for wordpress "this post is super awesome" with the quotes revealed some blogs about the "Surprise Me" option that has been added to Wordpress. Checking "Surprise Me" enables this checkbox on posts. A lot of the posts mention that if you check this option something happens after you hit "Publish" but are coy about what that "something" is. ...


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As the only way ifttt.com can post to Wordpress, is using the XML-RPC API, and that API currently doesn't support supplying custom post type while calling insert post methods(will support from 3.4), you can make use of the filter wp_insert_post_data. I accomplished that last month while building a hack. Here is a hack that would work the way you want, just ...


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As I know today that is not possible. Wordpress.com uses Askimet to protect you from spam.


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There's a reCaptcha plugin for self-hosted WP sites. You cannot add plugins to WP.com sites.


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JavaScript is not allowed on wordpress.com blogs due to security reasons. This means that the following will not work (among others): <script> tags; javascript: links; and events such as onclick. In fact, that's the reason I switched from wordpress.com to blogger.com. Your only Wordpress option is to either host it yourself, or find some hosting ...


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The Settings Menu is the place you are looking for. Everything you described can be turned off using the settings. As for the menus and pages, you can create pages right off the bat, and menu's can be created via Appearance->Menu. As to their placement - see widgets. A little bit of fiddling around with the system should be quite self explanatory.


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There is a plug-in that will cross post your WordPress blog to Posterous - it is called Posterize


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Mixcloud—similar idea, more space.


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Permalink settings are not part of hosted blogs on WordPress.com You can’t modify the PHP code behind your blog You can see setting custom post link settings as part of the PHP code behind your blog. (Even if it relies on .htaccess of Apache servers). If you would like to set your own permalink structure you must host a version of WordPress elsewhere. ...


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According to this page http://en.support.wordpress.com/sitemaps/#xml-sitemaps-for-search-engines Your blog is enabled with just about everything you need to be super-searchable. This includes an XML sitemap, which you can access at yourblogname.wordpress.com/sitemap.xml. No need to do anything extra on your end. The sitemap file included with ...


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You don't need a plugin for this if you make the user a "Contributor": A contributor can edit their posts but cannot publish them. When a contributor creates a post, it will need to be submitted to an administrator for review. Once a contributor’s post is approved by an administrator and published, however, it may no longer be edited by the contributor. ...


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http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/wp-latex/ is the answer ;-) Developed by Automattic's Michael Adams and live on WordPress.com, it is well supported and maintained.


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How about adding Gravatar to your post titles to highlight the comment author?


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As far as I know, there's also a Twitter-web app you can find via their site, that allows you to embed a user-specific timeline via html. It's not static, since it's basically just a miniature timeline window, but it sure looks genuine and non-photoshopped :) EDIT: Now I also found the Link :) (Scroll down on the Twitter main page and look for "goodies" ...


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I haven't tried it but this plugin seems to be what you need: External DB authentication.


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To delete the "Uncategorized" category: Use the category dashboard under Posts > Categories to create a second category (if you haven't already) Select a new default category on the Settings > Writing panel Return to Posts > Categories and use the checkboxes & drop-down menus to delete "Uncategorized" You can also just edit the "Uncategorized" ...


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In the settings for writing, the first option is "Size of the post box", juste increase this number. You can also just drag the bottom right corner down to increase it directly when writing a post.


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You can autopost to blogger, WP and other services, if you have a blog at Posterous. Posterous lets you autopost to several other services automatically. If you have a self hosted blog at WP, you can try out a few WP plugins which would let you do the same thing.


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Use the Categories and Tags Converter. http://yourblog.wordpress.com/wp-admin/admin.php?import=wp-cat2tag Also converts Tags to Categories.



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