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[WP 101] Page, Post, Custom Type: What Is The Difference?

[WP 101] Page, Post, Custom Type: What Is The Difference?

WordPress websites usually consist of many different pages and posts. There are many different types of pages, posts and more. All of these different types of content are essential to a WordPress website in their own ways, and it’s important to know the difference between all of them as well as why they exist.

One of the great features about WordPress is just how simple it is to publish your content onto posts and pages for people to view. However, WordPress also provides the ability to completely customize this content by using a custom type.

RSS Feeds: Concerns about Copyright

RSS Feeds: Concerns about Copyright

RSS, which stands for Rich Site Summary (and is often thought to mean Real Simple Syndication), is a Web feed format that’s used to distribute and publish content online.

These feeds have been around as early as 1997, and are a great way for internet users to easily track their favorite online content. They create a personalized stream of live information, with published content from preferred news sources and websites all collected in one place. Better yet, RSS feeds are live, so everything shows up as soon as it’s published.

All this, without ever having to remember a page or visit an actual website.

[WP 101] Backup: How to Store All Important Data

[WP 101] Backup: How to Store All Important Data

You can invest lots of time and money into building a successful WordPress website, but one of the most important things to remember is to save everything – backup! The data in your WordPress website contains all the important information you need, so it’s really imperative that you keep it backed up just in case.

How to Choose a WordPress Theme in 2019

How to Choose a WordPress Theme in 2019

As a key feature of the most widely used CMS around, new WordPress themes are being released all the time to enhance the design of the platform’s websites.

Right now, most theme updates and releases are specially catered to web users in 2019, and it’s important that yours is too. Though at first mention, you might be wondering why the year has anything to do with your website’s theme.

[WP 101] WordPress User Roles: What Are They?

[WP 101] WordPress User Roles: What Are They?

Many of CreativeMinds’ plugins have features related to WordPress User Roles. From Subscriber to Editor and all the way to Administrator and beyond, User Roles grant different levels of access to your users, being an essential part of WordPress. As such, it’s important to know what you can achieve with them.

He Uses Curated RSS Aggregator To Help Investors Read News That Matter

He Uses Curated RSS Aggregator To Help Investors Read News That Matter

From quick culinary to advanced physics, the internet has so many resources on every conceivable subject it can be overwhelming – and it often is.

With that in mind, Kai Zhang created Market Cafe – Financial Market News & Analysis, a website dedicated to curating quality content in Chinese about the financial world. His goal: inform the local investors about the driving forces of the market without bombarding them with information.

7 Things to Do after Installing WordPress

7 Things to Do after Installing WordPress

You’ve taken the first steps toward building your own website after installing WordPress, but are asking yourself, what comes next?

(You can check out our WordPress Installation guide here)

Well WordPress is an incredible content management system (CMS)—the most popularly used worldwide—and is pretty easy to learn. But after installing WordPress for yourself and seeing the blank slate of your new website, moving forward can seem intimidating.

5 Perfect eLearning Subjects for 2018

5 Perfect eLearning Subjects for 2018

The wealth of information sharing on the internet has elevated eLearning into one of the most popular ways for people to explore topics that interest them and obtain new skills.

And really, it’s only natural that eLearning is growing so rapidly. Because of it, people who are passionate about teaching now easily share what they know, and audiences now quickly find the material they want. Plus, due to the countless numbers of courses being created all the time, there are eLearning subjects for virtually everything.