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WordPress Plugins




         How to Install
WordPress Plugins


Plugins are tools to extend the
  functionality of WordPress.
WordPress Plugins


 Plugins offer custom functions and
features so that each user can tailor
  their site to their specif...
WordPress Plugins


Use a Free download manager to
keep your plugin files organized.
http://www.flashget.com/index_en.htm
WordPress Plugins


Use a Free Zip program to unzip your
         wordpress plugins
       http://www.7-zip.org/
WordPress Plugins

           Get Organized
 Crete a folder called Blogs on your
hard drive then create another folder
   ...
WordPress Plugins



Download your new plugin and unzip
   into your Blogs/Plugin Folder
WordPress Plugins



    Fire up your FTP program
http://sourceforge.net/projects/filezilla
WordPress Plugins

       Your Server
          Click on
        wp-content
      to access your
      content folders
WordPress Plugins

       Your Server
          Click on
          plugins
      to access your
       plugin folder
WordPress Plugins
Drag and drop your plugin from your
   computer to your plugin folder


                             You...
WordPress Plugins


Login to your Wordpress Admin
            pannel
http://yourdomain.com/wp-admin
WordPress Plugins

Go to your Plugin menu
WordPress Plugins



Click on Activate to make your
          plugin live
WordPress Plugins



  Many plugins have their own
administration page so make sure
   you read the instructions.
WordPress Plugins



Some plugins also have a folder and
 a separate php file. Make sure you
            upload both.
WordPress Plugins

         Example
          Adding
       1 Pixel Audio
          Plugin
      www.1pixelout.
          ...
WordPress Plugins



Many plugins just require a snipet of
          code to work.
WordPress Plugins

         Example

      Adding Audio
       to your post
      Create a folder
       on your host
    ...
WordPress Plugins

                  Example

 Upload your mp3 file to this audio
folder. For how to create audio files
wi...
WordPress Plugins

           Example

Now all you have to do is add a
simple code snipet to make the
plugin work on pages...
WordPress Plugins

You can also adjust the colors of the
player in the admin section under the
               option tab
WordPress Plugins


The Secret to getting plugins to work
     best for you is to read the
    instructions and any posts.
WordPress Plugins


 For more great WordPresss
       tutorials visit:

www.bloggingempires.com
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  1. 1. WordPress Plugins How to Install
  2. 2. WordPress Plugins Plugins are tools to extend the functionality of WordPress.
  3. 3. WordPress Plugins Plugins offer custom functions and features so that each user can tailor their site to their specific needs.
  4. 4. WordPress Plugins Use a Free download manager to keep your plugin files organized. http://www.flashget.com/index_en.htm
  5. 5. WordPress Plugins Use a Free Zip program to unzip your wordpress plugins http://www.7-zip.org/
  6. 6. WordPress Plugins Get Organized Crete a folder called Blogs on your hard drive then create another folder called Plugins
  7. 7. WordPress Plugins Download your new plugin and unzip into your Blogs/Plugin Folder
  8. 8. WordPress Plugins Fire up your FTP program http://sourceforge.net/projects/filezilla
  9. 9. WordPress Plugins Your Server Click on wp-content to access your content folders
  10. 10. WordPress Plugins Your Server Click on plugins to access your plugin folder
  11. 11. WordPress Plugins Drag and drop your plugin from your computer to your plugin folder Your Hosts Computer Your Computer
  12. 12. WordPress Plugins Login to your Wordpress Admin pannel http://yourdomain.com/wp-admin
  13. 13. WordPress Plugins Go to your Plugin menu
  14. 14. WordPress Plugins Click on Activate to make your plugin live
  15. 15. WordPress Plugins Many plugins have their own administration page so make sure you read the instructions.
  16. 16. WordPress Plugins Some plugins also have a folder and a separate php file. Make sure you upload both.
  17. 17. WordPress Plugins Example Adding 1 Pixel Audio Plugin www.1pixelout. net/
  18. 18. WordPress Plugins Many plugins just require a snipet of code to work.
  19. 19. WordPress Plugins Example Adding Audio to your post Create a folder on your host called audio
  20. 20. WordPress Plugins Example Upload your mp3 file to this audio folder. For how to create audio files with free audio editing software visit: http://mp3soundstream.com/Audacity_Tutorial.html
  21. 21. WordPress Plugins Example Now all you have to do is add a simple code snipet to make the plugin work on pages or posts. [audio:name_of_mp3_file.mp3]
  22. 22. WordPress Plugins You can also adjust the colors of the player in the admin section under the option tab
  23. 23. WordPress Plugins The Secret to getting plugins to work best for you is to read the instructions and any posts.
  24. 24. WordPress Plugins For more great WordPresss tutorials visit: www.bloggingempires.com

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