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Move to WordPress’ New Block Editor (Gutenberg)

This article is for users who have experience editing pages using the classic WordPress editor, and who will be switching to WordPress 5’s new block editor (also known as Gutenberg). What is the block editor, and how is it different from the classic editor? The old classic editor resembles Microsoft…
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Quick Guide to Using Mailchimp and WordPress

This article explains how to set up a MailChimp newsletter to automatically send your WordPress content to subscribers. Upon request, OIT can help you set up your MailChimp newsletter. Email us at caesweb@uga.edu to get started! Setting up a simple campaign using Mailchimp’s free plan Here’s how: Create a MailChimp…
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WordPress: Cover Image Shortcode

The 2019 CAES-Extension Theme allows for full width templates. This means certain parts of your website’s template can reach from edge-to-edge of the page, like the header, navigation, and footer. The Cover Image Shortcode takes advantage of this by setting up a “cover image”, a background image with overlaying text,…
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WordPress: Columns Shortcode

A useful shortcode is the … shortcode. This shortcode creates invisible columns on the page that can be used to easily arrange content (images, text, etc) into columns and rows. The … shortcode can use as many columns as you need, and multiple columns can be placed on a row….
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