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How To Solve TimThumb.php 404 Errors in WordPress

how to solve timthumb php 404 errors in wordpress

After setting up a new WordPress site, I realised that TimThumb (a popular open-source thumbnail generation script) wasn’t working and was returning a 404 error page. Let’s assume that you have TimThumb installed here: http://www.yourdomain.com/wp-content/themes/yourtheme/timthumb.php Let’s also assume that your image (that you want a thumbnail of), is located here: http://www.yourdomain.com/wp-content/uploads/images/image1.jpg This means that your [...]

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How To Bulk Import Posts From CSV in WordPress

How To Bulk Import Posts From CSV in WordPress

If you have an existing website that you’d like to port to WordPress, a good way to import data is with the CSV Importer plugin. Just search for it through your admin panel, and you should be able to find it. It’s a pretty simple-looking tool, but will save you HOURS of your time. I’ve [...]

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How To Delete Pingbacks, Spam Comments and Unused Tags in WordPress

WordPress is a great CMS, but it can get cluttered over time, and there’s no better way to remove all the unnecessary junk than to go clean it up in MySQL. Here are 3 quick SQL queries you can run to clean up your MySQL database. SQL command to delete all spam comments in WordPress: [...]

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How To Use SQL To Delete All Posts In A WordPress Category

How To Use SQL To Delete All Posts In A WordPress Category

This handy script allows you to delete all posts and all their related content from your WordPress installation…PERMANENTLY. Please use it with CAUTION and always perform backups! Use this script only at your own risk. Step 1: First you need to log into your phpMyAdmin and select your WordPress database. Step 2: From the horizontal [...]

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