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This is a collection of articles from around the web, which I have saved for my own purposes. Mainly to assist me in tracking trends and emergence of new technologies and procedures.

WordPress user roles explained from ManageWP

If you run a multi-author site or simply need to allow other people to access and manage your site, it’s crucial that you assign each person an appropriate role. Thankfully, WordPress comes with 5 default user roles, each of which has its own set of permissions. Those user roles can help your users understand what their role is and they also ensure that no unauthorized user can perform actions that can harm your site.

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Why Every Side Hustle Needs a Website from HostGator Blog

Your Side Hustle Deserves a Website. Here’s Why. Picking up extra work on the side is the American way these days. A new Bankrate survey found that 44 million of us have a side hustle, whether it’s selling things online, dog walking or something else.

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How to Build a Custom Knowledge Base With WordPress from Torque

Domain Authority (DA) is a strong ranking factor with search engines, but many site owners don’t take the time to set themselves apart as industry leaders and increase their own DA. As such, you may not be ranking as highly as you could be, which could impact traffic, income, and more.

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Change Your Default Category from Uncategorized

Change your default blog category from uncategorized into something else. By default, the category of your posts will automatically be ‘uncategorized’ if you don’t decide to assign another category to it manually.

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How To Build The Dream Advisory Group by Forbes

Regardless of the structure, size or complexity of the business, the entrepreneur is usually burdened with being the main driver for external engagement and decision making. That is where an advisory board comes in. 

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Places to Outsource Content Creation from Torque

To make sure that your site remains up to date with these latest practices and trends, you need to make several changes including getting quality content. Outsourcing content creation for your site is a good way to delegate the hard tasks and save time.

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How to Add an Amazon Wishlist Button from Elegant Themes

Adding an Amazon wish list button to your WordPress site makes it easy for visitors all around the world to quickly save your products or content straight to their Amazon wish list. While Amazon does offer a universal bookmarklet with this functionality, you can’t guarantee that your readers have it installed.

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13 WordPress Maintenance Tasks to Perform Regularly from WPBeginner

Ever wondered which WordPress maintenance tasks you should be performing regularly? After starting a blog, often users don’t perform maintenance checks unless something breaks. By running regular maintenance tasks, you can make sure that your WordPress site is always performing at its best.

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Four Strategies for Adding Custom Endpoints to your WordPress Site from Torque

In the last 14 years, WordPress has grown into a fully flexible content management system. However, with that growth comes the need to add non-standard endpoints to our workflow. Because these endpoints aren’t covered by the theme template hierarchy, wp-admin, or the default notes of the WordPress REST API, they have to be created

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