35+ WordPress Shortcuts That Will Make Your Life Easier

WordPress Shortcuts

Save time by using Keyboard Shortcuts in WordPress.

Keyboard shortcuts, or hotkeys, are among the most overlooked features available in WordPress. Did you even know they existed? Most people don’t.

Using keyboard shortcuts is a quick and easy way to increase your productivity and save time when writing posts in WordPress. With a few keystrokes you can add header tags, images, page breaks, bulleted or numbered lists, blockquotes, and more.

Read the complete article on using WordPress Shortcuts here.


Upgrade To Genesis 2.0 And HTML5 In 5 Super Easy Steps [VIDEO]

Upgrading to Genesis 2.0 and HTML5

Convert your Genesis theme from XHTML to HTML5 with ease!

Convert your Genesis theme from XHTML to HTML5 with ease!

Have we mentioned we LOVE the Genesis Theme Framework?

Well, we do! HTWP2.0 is powered by Genesis and a custom StudioPress child theme.

The latest version of Genesis (2.0) has been in the works for awhile. Its release was delayed…

Watch the video and read the complete article on upgrading to Genesis 2.0 and HTML5.

What is HTML5?

The Ultimate Image Size Cheat Sheet For Facebook, Twitter, Google+, And More [INFOGRAPHIC]

Handy image size guide for popular social media platforms.
If you’re tired of wasting time trying to find the proper specs for images you post on your favorite social media sites, then bookmark this page. With this image size cheat sheet, you’ll never have to hunt for image size…

View the full Image Size Cheat Sheet.

How To Change The Default Genesis Favicon – Video

Adding a new Genesis favicon to your site

Add a custom favicon to Genesis themes.

If you are using the Genesis Theme Framework, like we are, and don’t have a custom favicon you are missing out on a great branding opportunity for your site.

The Genesis theme’s default "G" favicon is to identify them and their brand, not you and yours. Fortunately, adding your own …

Read the full article on changing your Genesis Favicon.

How To Change Your Genesis Favicon Without A Plugin

The WordPress Plugin Update For August 12, 2013

Whats New In WordPress Plugins

What's Hot in WordPress Plugins!

Welcome to The WordPress Plugin Update For August 12, 2013.

In today’s WP PUP, we will be taking a look at five of the newest plugins that have been added to the WordPress.org Repository since our last update.

  • MailChimp Form Plugin by ContactUs.com
  • X Forms Express
  • BuddyPress Wall
  • QuickShare
  • WP Twitter Widget By rYokiNG

Read the full WordPress Plugin update.

When Guest Blogging For Links, Should You Nofollow Links? – Video

Guest Blogging For Links Image

Guest Blogging? Be sure to nofollow and dofollow links correctly.
Image by Luigi Crespo Photo. via Flickr

Guest blogging is a popular and effective way to drive traffic to your site. But, if you are doing it primarily for backlinks with the intent of raising your Google rankings, think long and hard about whether or not to make your links dofollow or nofollow.

Read the full article on Guest Blogging For Links.

What’s New in WordPress 3.6 – Video

WordPress 3.6 Image

Here's What's New in WordPress 3.6!

WordPress 3.6 "Oscar", named for Jazz great Oscar Peterson, has finally been released to the public. While most of the enhancements and bug fixes are minor, there are a few interesting improvements in this version for both end users and developers.

Read the full article on what is new in WordPress 3.6.

New Features Include:

  • Improved autosave, with both local and remote saves
  • Completely redesigned revision browser
  • Improved post locking
  • Built-in HTML5 audio/video player
  • Improved integration with Rdio, Spotify, and SoundCloud
  • Updated Menu Editor
  • New Twenty Thirteen default theme

The following video hits the highlights. For a complete list of all the new features, see the official WordPress Changelog.

Highlights of What’s New in WordPress 3.6