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How to use Jekyll locally to create/edit posts on remote WordPress? [closed]

How do I use Jekyll on my local machine to create/edit posts on my remote WordPress blog? More specifically: I want to write posts in plain text, use Jekyll's markup parser to create HTML, and then ...
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Pasting from Google Docs into WordPress adding unnecessary formatting

Simply copying and pasting from google docs into wordpress adds tons of this: <span style="font-weight: 400px"> throughout the wordpress post/page.
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How to apply basic formatting to a WordPress article as a raw text file?

I'm writing for a blog that uses WordPress and I'm curious if there's any way for me to apply basic formatting to different parts of the article, e.g., headings, links, lists, etc. if I don't have the ...
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Could not retrieve data from URL on Facebook

I have a problem with my website, I post on my Facebook pages, and suddenly there is problem. When I post my website on Facebook, it is not working, it show error "Could not retrieve data from URL", ...
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WordPress database dump [closed]

I have an offline WordPress installation I am using to explore WordPress and its tools, and have constructed a simple site. This is off-line and not accessible from the internet. I had dumped the ...
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Blogger To WordPress migration issue

After I migrated from Blogger to WordPress, I imported Blogger posts to WordPress, but <br /> line break not working in WordPress and my all content lines has joined in one line. How can I solve ...
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How to change permalink format for future articles, but keep previous permalinks the same in WordPress

When I first started my website and didn't really know what I was doing so I made the permalink include the date in the permalink. This is problematic because if I were to change it to the simple ...
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With WordPress and Make, why are two different interfaces coming up for editing posts?

I am designing a blog with Wordpress, using the Make theme with a few alterations I have made to its style.css file*. My site is not yet online and I have written three example posts only. The ...
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Need All Emails Forwarded to Gmail from Inmotion to Start New Conversations

When guests complete a contact form on our website, they send to our info@emailaddress.net at our hosting company Inmotion. These are DIVI contact forms on Wordpress. Problem is, when they are then ...
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How to center images in a WordPress gallery?

Inherently, inserting images in WordPress galleries puts the given images to the left most in their respective zones. When working with different sizes of image, this makes large images "stick" to the ...
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Are WordPress Jetpack stats accurate?

I have a blog on WordPress running for a few months now, and is a free subscription. It has only the default Jetpack Analytics which shows Page views, visitors and the same by country. This is a tech ...
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I am getting :server IP address could not be found (DNS_PROBE_FINISHED_NXDOMAIN) on new Wordpress site

I'm trying to host a WordPress website on Google Cloud Platform. I purchased the domain from Google Domains. I was getting an Error: Token mismatch error on www.whatsmydns.net. The error has gone, ...
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Google Docs Markup When Posting into WordPress?

I write in Google Docs, then paste the content into WordPress. When I look at the HTML in WordPress, it has some extra markup added: < h2 >< b >Testing< /b ></h2> < span ...
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Text is messed up when writing RTL (Arabic) with English in between

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 Microsoft ...
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Gmail claims that link pointing to my blog leads to a not trusted website. What can I do?

Starting today I started to see in Gmail following message: each time I click on approve / trash / spam links generated by Wordpress as a response to a new comment appearing in one of my blogs. This ...
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IFTTT “Applet failed: No details available.”

I have successfully set up an IFTTT integration with my website. However, anytime one of the applets tries to run, I receive an error: Applet failed. The more details sections just says: No ...
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React and Wordpress under same Domain with NGINX

I have some content in WordPress for pages with static content or Marketing landing pages. We decided to go on this way because of reasons... So for doing that I have the configuration below in NGINX ...
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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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How do you configure email notifications in Cognito Forms?

It says that Cognito Forms can send email notifications when a form is submitted. Where would I find those email notification settings? I would like for my website clients to be the recipients of ...
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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 to turn a blog into a book? [closed]

Does anyone have any experience converting a blog into a book, and if so: What software did you use? How was your experience? I use Wordpress for my blogging.
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Permanent link to media library files?

If I upload a .pdf file to the media library it gets a link like: http://myblog.files.wordpress.com/2011/10/myfile.pdf Is it possible to make a permanent link to it (e.g. the link will not change ...
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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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How can I get MediaWiki and WordPress to share login credentials in an intranet?

We have several products that our staff are required to login to 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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Is there a way to 2way sync Facebook and self hosted WordPress blog comments [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to synchronize comments between Wordpress and Facebook? Is there a way to 2 way sync blog and Facebook comments. Use case: I post on my self hosted WordPress blog. I then ...
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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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Is there a way to find all images or media in a WordPress blog that aren't used in posts or pages?

I have a WordPress travel blog that I have uploaded quite a lot of images to, and I'd like to extract a list of all of the images I have uploaded that, for some reason or another, aren't actually used ...
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How to toggle enable/disable words and phrases in WordPress?

Is it possible to disable phrases on a WordPress blog post? I have some information on that post that I don't want to show it for the moment - I will show it next year. I know that I can copy that ...
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If a video is removed from a site like YouTube or Dailymotion, is it removed from blog posts too?

For example, say you have a Tumblr or WordPress blog with a video from YouTube on it, if that video is removed from YouTube for some reason, can it still be accessed through your blog? I would think ...
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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 "...
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Adding form to multiple pages

I have two WordPress sites that are for the same organization. One is members only and one is for the public. They are using the same top level domain. The member site adds the extension / members. I ...
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Is there a method to auto-post WordPress posts to a Facebook page?

I have my blog posts set to go live at specific dates/times. I'd like to have these posts auto-post to Facebook when they go live. Is there a method to do this or an application or plugin that ...
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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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What's the best way to migrate away from a free WordPress install?

I have a blog on wordpress.com that I'm moving over to one of my own servers. I've got the new server installed and have exported the old content and have put it up on the new server. What is an ...
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Is it possible for WordPress to get user information from an existing, non-MySQL database? [closed]

I'm considering installing WordPress at example.com/blog. However, example.com functions mainly as a forum/bulletin board and thus has a user database. I'd like users of example.com to be able to ...
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Connect WordPress blog to a Facebook account where I'm an administrator

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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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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What tools can I use to get WordPress updates on a Facebook page? [closed]

I have been using the RSS Graffiti app to get updates from WordPress onto my Facebook page. This generally works fairly well, giving me a photo thumbnail, title, and short description. My thoughts on ...
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How do I transfer my blog posts from Google's Blogger to WordPress?

I have a blog on Google's Blogger, but now I want to move to WordPress. Is there an easy way to transfer all my old blog posts from Blogger to WordPress?
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Can I change an image in a WordPress theme?

I have WordPress 3.05 installed on my site and just installed a theme. It looks fine, except for the giant background image at the top, which I'd like to change. I don't see any settings in the ...
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How can I change the smileys in WordPress?

I chat a lot in Facebook and like the appearance of their emoticons. I want to change it from the current one. How can I get this appearance on my blog? Can I add more emoticons to the list as well?...
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Get WordPress post data for use in an iPhone app [closed]

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 in ...
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Schedule Facebook posts for scheduled WordPress post? (preview breaks currently)

You can schedule WordPress posts which is awesome. However, I also want to schedule the Facebook post to post at the same time. The issue is Facebook goes out and pulls in the title description when ...
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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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How to display RSS feed link on WordPress site?

I have a WordPress site running WordPress 3.0.1, and I'd like to know how I can display an RSS link on my site so that my readers can subscribe to my update feed. I'd like something like the one at ...
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How to replace an existing Cognito form in WordPress?

I am new to WordPress and I am unsure how to replace an existing Cognito form with a new one.
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How do I install a coded WordPress theme into wordpress.com?

I am currently in the process of having my wordpress.com (not .org) theme designed and coded at 99designs.com. They will install the theme for $199 USD or I can opt to do it myself. Is it easy to ...
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Customizing Press This/ Quick posting for WordPress

I currently use Press This 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 output Press This gives is mainly just the ...
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Bilingual blog: WordPress, Tumblr, or Blogger?

I'm helping a Korean artist setup an internet blog to showcase her work. Her goal is to have her blog in both English and Korean. Which of these platforms better supports bilingual posts: WordPress, ...
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Problem with removing category from WordPress post [closed]

For some reason I seem to be unable to remove the category "Uncategorized" from posts on my WordPress page http://www.karlshamnsaikido.se/. Since it's in Swedish it says "OKATEGORISERADE" instead of "...