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Important New Article! Tutorial: Customizing Just Your Front Page, Pages or Posts Using Conditional Tags

calendar December 27, 2009   |   author Author: Mike Nichols
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by Mike Nichols on December 27, 2009 · 69 comments

How many times have you wanted to customize just the Home page, or just one page, or only posts? You’ve heard about Conditional Tags but don’t have a clue how to use them! Well, you will after reading this new article! “Tutorial: Customizing Just Your Front Page, Pages or Posts Using Conditional Tags” provides all […]

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New Series! Quickie: How to Find a Page or Post’s Number

calendar December 27, 2009   |   author Author: Mike Nichols
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by Mike Nichols on December 27, 2009 · 0 comments

A frequent question in the DIYthemes forums is how to find the number of a page or post. It’s really simple, but more or less hidden in the bowels of WordPress! “Quickie: How to Find a Page or Post’s Number” is an illustrated article showing you how to find the number in about 30 seconds! […]

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Tutorial: Customizing Just Your Front Page, Pages or Posts Using Conditional Tags

calendar December 27, 2009   |   author Author: Mike Nichols
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by Mike Nichols on December 27, 2009 · 7 comments

There are many times when Thesis users want to apply customizations to just one page or post or to only pages or posts. For example: You want a featured post plugin to appear only on the front or Home page. Only posts should have a particular message following them, and only when the full post […]

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Quickie: How to Find a Page or Post’s Number

calendar December 27, 2009   |   author Author: Mike Nichols
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by Mike Nichols on December 27, 2009 · 1 comment

It is often necessary to know the number of a page or post you have saved. How do you find it? Here’s how to do it: Go to the “Edit” screen for pages or posts Find the page or post in the list Hover your cursor over the name Look in the status bar at […]

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Four New Articles on Dressing Up Your Posts and Pages!

calendar September 20, 2009   |   author Author: Mike Nichols
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by Mike Nichols on September 20, 2009 · 0 comments

Let’s face it: The internet reader’s attention is hard to grab. They scan the page and if they don’t see something interesting they are gone, all in 10 to 15 seconds. How do you get the reader to look at your post or page and read past the first couple of sentences? One key way […]

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Dressing Up Your Posts and Pages

calendar September 20, 2009   |   author Author: Mike Nichols
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by Mike Nichols on September 20, 2009 · 2 comments

Do your posts look bland and uninteresting? Do your readers look beyond the first paragraph? Can they scan your post and get the main ideas? If not, you are losing readers. The experts say that if you don’t catch the reader’s eye with 10-15 seconds, you have lost them. There are many things you can […]

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Make Your Pullquotes More Attractive

calendar September 20, 2009   |   author Author: Mike Nichols
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by Mike Nichols on September 20, 2009 · 4 comments

What’s a pullquote? You’ve seen it often in magazines and newspapers. It’s a few words set apart from the rest of the text that summarizes or comments on the paragraph. It’s usually in larger or distinct letters. The following paragraph has a pullquote: Greeking is a printer’s term used since the 1500′s Lorem ipsum dolor […]

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New Articles About In-Page or -Post Highlight Boxes and the WordPress HTML Editor

calendar July 23, 2009   |   author Author: Mike Nichols
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by Mike Nichols on July 23, 2009 · 2 comments

Often you want to highlight a block of text in your post or page. Thesis provides two highlight boxes, Note and Alert, that can surround a single paragraph. The article “In-Post or -Page Highlight Boxes” shows you how to make your own colored highlight boxes that can not only highlight any amount of text you […]

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In-Post or -Page Highlight Boxes

calendar July 23, 2009   |   author Author: Mike Nichols
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by Mike Nichols on July 23, 2009 · 13 comments

In some posts or pages you may want to highlight certain text by placing it within a colored box. Thesis provides a way to do this with its Note and Alert boxes. But what if you want your own colors, font styling, and borders? This guide will show you how to create and use in-post […]

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