Month: February 2012

Change the default size of video embeds, images, and thumbnails- Classic Editor (Update and move to How To’s Menu)

If you’ve been working with WordPress for awhile, you know how easy it is to embed a YouTube video in a page or post. Simply paste the video URL on it’s own line, publish the post, and you’re done. Occasionally, however, the size of the resulting video may not fit the main content area of…Continue Reading Change the default size of video embeds, images, and thumbnails- Classic Editor (Update and move to How To’s Menu)

Mobile posting on iOS devices – a common hurdle (Remove and link to CP faq and move to How To’s)

So you have an iPhone or iPad and the free WordPress for iOS app. Ready to start posting from your mobile device, right? Sounds easy enough, but forays into mobile posting via iOS often begin with this error: A seasoned WordPress vet will know exactly what this error means, but for you newbies: There’s an…Continue Reading Mobile posting on iOS devices – a common hurdle (Remove and link to CP faq and move to How To’s)

How to make a post “sticky” (remove and link CP faq and move to How To menu)

Sometimes you may need a post to stay glued to the front page of your site. For example, you may decide that you need to give your students a reading prompt for their next blog assignment and need the prompt to be readily available for the students up until the deadline. You can accomplish this…Continue Reading How to make a post “sticky” (remove and link CP faq and move to How To menu)