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How To Embed YouTube Videos In WordPress (It’s easier than you think)

How To Embed YouTube Videos In WordPress (It’s easier than you think)

How To Embed YouTube Videos In WordPress

Do you know that the number of people who consume video content has increased significantly in the past 2 years? This is largely due to increased smartphone usage and improved internet speeds.

However, even though it’s easier than ever to embed videos from sites like YouTube and Vimeo, many newbie bloggers are not aware of how to do it.

In this tutorial, I will show you how to embed YouTube videos in your WordPress articles.

But before we get into that, let’s understand why you should embed videos into your blog posts. read more

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4 Reasons Why Every Blogger Needs To Write A Book

4 Reasons Why Every Blogger Needs To Write A Book

Why Every Blogger Needs To Write A Book

Imagine you have a friend who excitedly tells you that he’s learning to cook. Every day he spends hours planning out recipes, buying ingredients, chopping, grilling, and seasoning until he finally has the perfect creation.

And then, after all of his hard work, he takes a few bites and throws away the rest.

Frustrating, right?

If you’re anything like me, you want to yell at him to enjoy the meal, or invite some friends over for dinner, or donate the leftovers to a local shelter. It’s ridiculous to put in so much work and not make the most of it! read more

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MeetEdgar Review: Is This The Ultimate Social Media Automation Tool?

MeetEdgar Review: Is This The Ultimate Social Media Automation Tool?

MeetEdgar Review

I have a love-hate relationship with social media. While I understand it can boost my blog’s traffic and increase my social media following, I don’t like spending hours on it each day hoping to “make it happen”.

That’s why tools like CoSchedule, Social Pilot, Agorapulse, and Hootsuite all appeal to me. I’ve tried them all at one point…

All these social media automation tools help save time and effort and let me focus on doing more important things.

I thought I’d seen it all — being a lazy social media marketer — until I discovered MeetEdgar. read more

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Christmas in July: Get Free ConvertKit Email Marketing Tool [Limited Time]

Christmas in July: Get Free ConvertKit Email Marketing Tool [Limited Time]

Free ConvertKit Email Marketing Tool

How does a month of a free email marketing tool sound to you?

Most bloggers start email marketing at a later stage of their career. But email marketing helps you to create a relationship with your subscribers, and helps you in growing your brand. Beginning bloggers would be wise to start growing their email lists as soon as possible.

In the past, I have written a lot about email marketing for beginners, and today I’m sharing an exclusive promo from ConvertKit that you can take advantage of right now. read more

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How to Wirelessly Transfer Photos from Your DSLR to Your Smartphone

How to Wirelessly Transfer Photos from Your DSLR to Your Smartphone

You’ve got a great digital camera. You’ve got all your social media apps on your phone. Wouldn’t it be nice if you could snap a beautiful shot with your DSLR and shuttle it right over to your phone to throw up on Facebook or Instagram? With an inexpensive upgrade, any camera can become a Wi-Fi enabled one. Article is shared from https://howtogeek.com/...

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What the Amazon Dash Wand Can (and Can’t) Do

What the Amazon Dash Wand Can (and Can’t) Do

The Amazon Dash Wand is a $20 dongle-like device that’s marketed as the definitive kitchen assistant. It can shop for groceries for you and has Alexa built in, making it the cheapest Alexa device that Amazon sells (especially if you consider the fact that it’s basically free after the $20 credit you get when buying it). However, there are a lot of things it can’t do. Here’s a little rundown of that the Wand is and isn’t capable of. Article is shared from https://howtogeek.com/...

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Geek Trivia: The Traditional Yellow Color Of American Pencils Is A Nod To?

Geek Trivia: The Traditional Yellow Color Of American Pencils Is A Nod To?

Think you know the answer? Click through to see if you're right! Article is shared from https://howtogeek.com/...

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How to Run Your Mac’s Boot Camp Partition as a Virtual Machine

How to Run Your Mac’s Boot Camp Partition as a Virtual Machine

Sometimes you want to quickly run a Windows program, without restarting your Mac. Sometimes you need access to all your Mac’s computing power for a Windows program or game. All of this makes it hard to decide whether you should dual boot with Boot Camp or use a virtual machine. Article is shared from https://howtogeek.com/...

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How to Change the Brightness and Alarm Volume On Your Echo Show

How to Change the Brightness and Alarm Volume On Your Echo Show

Your Echo Show is a device for the whole family to share, which means you’ll want to make sure everyone can both see and hear it. Here’s how to adjust the brightness settings, disable adaptive brightness, and change the volume of your alarms. Article is shared from https://howtogeek.com/...

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How to Rename Your Amazon Echo Devices

How to Rename Your Amazon Echo Devices

If you only have one or two Echos, it may not matter if they’re called boring and repetitive names like “John’s Echo” and “John’s Second Echo” in the Alexa app. But the more Echos you have, the more it can matter—especially if you use features like Amazon’s “drop in” intercom system and other calling features. Article is shared from https://howtogeek.com/...

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