The Media Manager was completely revamped for WordPress 3.5 and it will definitely impact your posting routine. Watch this video tutorial to learn everything you need to know about using the new Media Manager from uploading an image to creating easy galleries on your posts and pages.
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Get ready to be dazzled with the new features in WordPress 3.5. You’re going to see them the minute you upgrade and they will most definitely impact your posting routine. Big changes have been made to the look from the pixels to the buttons to the fonts. The text editor icons are different and the media uploader has been given an overhaul. Plus, making nice image galleries is easier. Here’s a quick video overview on what you’re going to see immediately. I’ll be following this up with more video tutorials on how to get the most from the new features.
WordPress 3.5 is in Beta 2 and I’ve been poking around all of its new features. In this quick video I’ll show you the complete overhaul of the media library, a way to quickly find a list of your favorite plugins, and the new color picker for customizing. Plus, there are new goodies in the core like support for a few oEmbed providers. They’ve also taken something out, and turned on something that will be a bit controversial. Watch the video now to see what’s headed your way.
WP video tutorialA few weeks ago, the Google Analyticator plugin stopped reporting stats to the WordPress Dashboard module. It’s been taken over by a new development company. If you switched to the Google Analytics plugin by Yoast and want to switch back, this video covers how to do that, plus how to install the plugin fresh if you’ve never used it before.
The Google Analyticator plugin is no longer providing an a snapshot in the dashboard and now states a “no analytics account selected” error. There is nothing wrong with your authentication. The new Google API is at fault. Here’s what you can do about it, including how to switch to a better plugin, which is the Google Analytics for WordPress plugin by Yoast.
WordPress 3.4 has some super new features for locating, previewing and customizing free themes in the WordPress repository. In this video, you’ll see how to search for and view themes in the new previewer window. Plus, you’ll see why some themes with advanced features don’t display well in the previewer, but work perfectly well on your site. You’ll also see the customizing features you can try before you make the theme active.
The Social Media Widget plugin makes it simple to display all of your social media and RSS feed icons in any widget-ready area of your site like the header or sidebar. Plus, it includes several sets of icons and animations to make it match your site and style. In this video I show you how to configure the widget and all of the settings you can customize. Watch the video now.
WP video tutorialThreaded comments are a great way to help your readers follow the discussion on your WordPress blog. In this super short video tutorial, you’ll see how easy it is to create threaded comments without a plugin by using a feature already built into WordPress.