Blog Tips

Transfer Blog from WordPress.com to Self hosted WordPress Blog in 99$

Export Import WordPress Blog

If you have a blog at WordPress.com, you know very much how many restrictions are there such as you cannot monetize your blog as you aren’t allowed to install JavaScript, cannot install any plugin of your choice, you need to pay extra for editing themes style sheet, less control on how you manage your server and so on. While moving ...

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How to disable the WordPress Admin Bar

WordPress Admin Bar for Websites

WordPress 3.1 has a brilliant Admin Bar which is displayed on top of  your blog even when you are out of WordPress Admin Section. This is useful for quick access to many things, Short Link is one such example but many users feel this is an extra header on top. So here is how you can remove the WordPress Admin ...

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WordPress 3.1 is missing the Embedded video button

Missing Embedded Video

If you are not able to find the Video Embed Button after upgrading to WordPress 3.1, you are not alone. It seems because of some tinymce config issue it is not displaying the Add Video Button. I tried in IE 9, Firefox and Chrome, its missing in all of them and people have raised an issue already in the WordPress ...

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How to find number of posts by an Author per Year in WordPress

Post Filter in WordPress

If you have a multiple author blog using WordPress it is important to find out how many posts your authors are writing and whats the frequency every month.  WordPress Post List does not have this feature except you can sort it by Month in particular year. However looking at the parameters I was able to find a neat trick which ...

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How to find stats of any post in WordPress Stats ?

WordPress Stats

WordPress Stats is one of the best stats for getting an overview of your blog traffic but the stats display both for individual day or overview only displays top posts and there is a limit to number of top posts. So the question is how do you find stats for any post of your site using WordPress Stats which might ...

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May Day Update : Quality changes in Google Algorithm for Long Tail Searches

If you had wondered why you site traffic dropped considerably to an extent of more than 30% to 40% its because of change made in Google Algorithm for Long Tail Searches. Long Tail Searches are those small number of hits which pages of your site get and don’t get noticed unless you drill down to find it. For example 100’s of your site pages might ...

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A simple failover system to recover website when CDN fails

Its always a good idea to keep your images, css etc files on a server which can serve faster on top can server from nearest location which typically is the definition of a CDN or Content Deliver Network. Using CDN not only speeds up your website but also helps you in getting up in search result after it was included as one of the signals in ...

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Use delimiters for breaking text into columns in Excel

Lets say you have a line which you had copied from somehwere and contains data like First Name, Second Name and City. Now once you put it in excel and you want to seperate out in diff columns , this will be a difficult job, Specially when you have lets say 300 lines of such data. Its time you should ...

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Find out which Social Networking Site is famous where

This is an excellent map which shows the popularity of most of the social networking sites around the globe. The data used for the analysis from Alexa traffic ranking. Its really cool to see this thing but the only thing I was wondering why just Alexa was taken into account. Its popular service but I think mixing stats from 2-3 ...

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