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webfi-How to Create Compact Archives in WordPress

After a few years of blogging, you will see how a WordPress archive can quickly get out of hand. In this video, we show you how to create compact archives in WordPress which looks pretty and is user friendly.

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Summary of this Tutorial:

WordPress monthly archive widget can be really ugly specially once you’ve been blogging for a few months or years.

Wouldn’t it be nice if you can organize WordPress monthly archives in an organized manner?

In this video, we will show you how to customize the display of WordPress archives by using a plugin called Compact Archives.

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  • Greg Shaw on April 8, 2015

    Does this plugin still work in the current version of WordPress

  • Photography By Traveler on August 25, 2015

    Really informative & precise! Thanks you

  • Douglas Holman on August 26, 2015

    Hello, I have a question about the use of Compact Archives. I am using "Teseract" as my theme. I have my blog going on the First page after my name and everything in the header then a full page picture and then my blog right underneath. Then I will have "Compact Archives" as a separate page. I have one deli ma, How do I get an old post from my main page over to the "Compact Archives" when I put up a "New" post?

  • Aline Dahmen on January 26, 2016

    Help! how to use the archives by categories? Many thanks!!

  • Brittany Harris on March 7, 2018

    Thanks for that easy to follow video!

  • Qurat-Ul-Ain /Anee on September 3, 2018

    how i can insert text in header and footer

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