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How to compress the WordPress database

Over the course of the past few posts I’ve shown you how to clean up the post revisions in your WordPress database and limit them in the future, and how to remove the spam comments from the database as well. … Continue reading

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Remove spam comments to reduce the database size

I’ve talked before about how important it is to reduce the size of the WordPress database to make it more efficient, and showed two plug-ins recently to reduce the number of revisions  stored for each post in the database. But … Continue reading

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A better way to backup your blog

Yesterday I showed you how to backup your blog manually. But that way means that you have to remember to regularly create the backups.  With a plug-in called “WP-DB-Backup” you can automate the process so that you don’t forget! Here … Continue reading

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