2-Minute Pro Blogging WordPress Tip: Use Press This to Quickly Quote 3rd Party Content

“Press This” is a great WordPress tool that allows you to easily capture content from a third party website and quote that content in your blog post. This greatly increases your efficiency if you regularly quote content from other sites on your blog.

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The “Press This” function allows quick publishing with a special web browser bookmarklet. You can create a post by quoting some text, images, and videos on any web page.

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Press This comes loaded with every WordPress installation and can easily be added as a link in your browser toolbar by going to your WP administration dashboard. From the dashboard go to the tools menu on the left hand side and you will see the Press This tool listed. Use your mouse and click to drag the Press This link from the page up into you your browser toolbar.

Now when you visit a website and would like to quote something from that site just click on the Press This link in your browser toolbar and a new WordPress post window will open up.
Press This WordPress Tool

It’s as easy as that.

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Steinar