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3 WordPress Plugins to Tweak Your WordPress Blog Pagination

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3 WordPress Plugins to Tweak Your WordPress Blog Pagination

Last week I came across a great post outlining the impact of pagination on SEO, so today I am sharing some WordPress plugins to help you tweak your WordPress blog pagination:

1. WordPress SEO Pager

Summary:

Best feature:SEO-friendly
Look and feel Shows the last post date on hover-over
Customization:
  • Pager appearance (color, labels, style);
  • SEO options (add page numbers to title to make them all different, enable post excerpt)

Installation:

1. Upload and activate the plugin;

2. Go to the plugin settings and customize the look and feel:

SEO pager

3. You are done!

WP SEO pager

2. WP Page Numbers

Summary:

Best feature:Choose different themes (5 styles are available)
Customization:Easily customize the paging structure, look and feel

Installation:

1. Upload and activate the plugin;

2. Go to the plugin settings and customize the look and feel:

WP page numbers - settings

3. Use the following code wherever you want paging to appear in your template files:

<?php if(function_exists('wp_page_numbers')) { wp_page_numbers(); } ?>

4. You are done!

Wordpress paging

3. Paginator

Summary:

Best feature:The plugin is based on the scrolling technique
Customization:The number of visible pages

Installation:

1. Upload and activate the plugin;

2. Go to the plugin settings and set:

  • Number of pages visible at once (before you scroll)
  • The total number of pages:

Paginator settings

3. Use the following code wherever you want paging to appear in your template files:

<?php if(function_exists('wp_paginator')) { wp_paginator(); }   ?>

4. (Optionally) To change CSS style of Paginator, edit /wp-content/plugins/paginator/skin/paginator3000.css

5. You are done!

WP paginator

Ann Smarty

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