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There are actually only a couple of different ways to add an external link to a blogsite tab: 1) Via your WordPress admin; on the far left, you will see the Links menu. Click the down arrow to open the sub menu, and click Add Link. You CAN categorize t...
For blogsites, wordpress has a built-in privacy feature under Settings>Privacy>Blog Visibilty - click the option "I would like to block search engines, but allow normal visitors".  In addition, there may be wordpress plugins or other help ...
Flexsitez - "Parent" tabs on menu In order to create a "drop down" style menu button on the Flexsitez template, you must first create a page to act as the primary menu button, and then create the subpages under the main "parent&qu...
You can set two fonts for your blog- the general text font and the header/title font. However, since wordpress is built based on html, you are limited to the web save fonts which can be found on every computer. To see a list of web safe fonts you can visi...
If you find that your blogsite is slow loading here are some of the things to check:1. Out of date wordpress plugins like simple-twitter-link 2. SexyBookmarks plugin - try deactivating and see if it loads faster 3. Limit the number of posts per page to 2...
By default the image and text have the same margin from the sides of the blog. If you are creating a custom image to upload with extra white space and possibly a line to separate the text and image then you might find it hard to figure out how to make i...
There are many ways to embed a video into a blogsites blog post. Here are the most popular.A. FLV EmbedWith the blogsites template, a plugin for wordpress is included called "FLV Embed".  In order to use this function:1. A video must be uploaded...
IMPORTANT NOTE: The Traditional Blogsites (Andy, Annie, and Jasper) referenced in this article have been RETIRED, and are available (as of October 2012) by special order only! There are a number of differences between our Traditional blogsites and the F...
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A watermark uploaded too large can cause problems with the header images displaying properly in blogsites.  If a custom watermark is desired, it is recommend to be no larger than 620x470. 
To add a favicon to a Wordpress Blog1) Create a FAVICON using - http://www.favicon.cc/-how to set up and use FTP -how to use file directory2) Submit a ticket to support@portfoliositez.com for assistance and attach the icon.  Wordpress also has a plugin fo...
When adding a gallery in wordpress the default view shows columns of thumbnails that get clicked to see the large version of the image. If you'd like to add all the images you uploaded at once but have them appear one at a time full size you can do the fo...
When adding images to the wordpress gallery there is no easy way (that we know of) to make the images appear one at a time. If you add the whole gallery then they will appear in columns. To add them one at a time do the following: Through the Upload/Inser...
If you don't want to utilize the Search This Site function on your Portfoliositez Blog template, it can be easily disabled from within your sitezadmin > Edit Site Settings and Music tab > Edit General Settings/Colors menu. Simply UNCHECK the "T...
Unfortunately this is a WordPress feature. When blog post images are uploaded, html "href codes" are automatically created. This makes the image act as a link.  A person can then "left click" on the image, to open it in another window,...
Currently, our wordpress blogsite templates have flash headers, which means that unless the phone is able to view flash, then the site will have empty areas where the flash is supposed to exist.  Even if phones do have flash, the site may or may not look ...
If your header loads but you see a 404 error in the WordPress portion of your website, and you just recently pointed your domain to our namesevers, the error could be due to your blog URL inside your WordPress admin area.   Generally, on brand new install...
The music note icon will display on a blogsites header anytime music is uploaded to the sitezadmin.If you want to remove the music icon from your site, simply delete all the music from your sitezadmin. Sometimes the music note icon will still appear on th...
Music on Blog templates: *This article applies to the Andy, Annie, and Jasper templates* If you would like to feature music on your blog, you MUST use either Header 1 or Header 2 - Header 3 does NOT support music. Additionally, it is important to remembe...
If your Blogsites posts are not displaying correctly, or if only one post is displaying, then this is most likely due to the "simple_twitter plugin" being "deactivated" in the wordpress admin page. This problem can be corrected by simp...
My blogsite shows my temp link instead of my domain link in the tabs and address barThis is normal for newly live blogsites, and can be corrected very easily via your WP admin. What you will need to do to correct this is:1.) Login to you personal WP admin...
This can happen if an image is set the align-left right before the comments area. To fix: 1. click to edit the post in html (html tab on the right side next to the active Visual tab) 2. search through the code to find the <img tags and locate the text ...
The icons that are used for each POST can be found on your FTP in the public_html/sitezfiles/ folder.  They are called: tweetpost.pngfacebookpost.pngrsspost.png They are each sized to 50x35. They are linked to in the wp-content/themes/psitez/ folder i...
The text pages for all blog  templates (Traditional & Flexsitez) are handled through the wp-admin (the wordpress admin).To create a page, log into your wp-admin and click on 'Pages'. That will bring up options to create a new one, edit an existing o...
The "site title" will display in the browser bar above your site. It has default this default text: "Portfoliositez, photography website and blogsite templates"The "site title" can be changed in your sitezadmin->edit meta ...
Bandwidth is basically the kb transferring that occurs. That means if you have 10 images on a page, and each image is 100kb, then 1 visitor to the site takes up 1MB of transfer to view that page. That's why it is hard to esitmate how much transfer you wil...
To get your API key, what we recommend doing is enabling the Akismet wordpress plugin in your wp-admin. This will help reduce the amount of spam you have to go through significantly. Once you enable it, a link to administor the plugin will appear in the...
Unfortuantely, Wordpress is a common target for spammers. It seems there has been an increase in hacking, hijacking and spamming lately! There are a few steps to take in order to keep your blog safe and your inbox clear of spam emails from wordpress.1) Ke...
We get a LOT of questions about the primary differences between a WordPress.com blog, the free WordPress available for installation within your cPanel, and a blog TEMPLATE designed by Portfoliositez – so, here is a breakdown of the differences...