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GitHub, in simple words, is a website that provides free cloud based hosting service. It allows you to upload and share codes and projects.

At the heart of GitHub is Git, an open source project started by Linus Torvalds, that makes it easier to track changes made to a file. For example, when you edit your file, git helps to determine exactly what changed, who changed it and why.

In short, Git is a Version Control System(VCS) and GitHub is a hosting service for git repositories.

GitHub is like a second nature for developers, whereas for non-coders, it can be pain in the neck. …


Godaddy is one of the best domain registrar companies and web hosting service providers. They lure millions of customers every year because of a cheap domain rate and simple layout. One can find a lot of tutorials online that guides on how to set up custom domain names in bloggers. However, most of them do not talk about a common issue: Domain https non-www to www redirection fail. In other words, godaddy domain name not working without www in blogger.

Recommended Read: Top 10 Things To know before buying a domain name

Solved Godaddy domain not working without www in blogger
Solved Godaddy domain not working without www in blogger

I faced this problem, along with a lot of customers who bought domain from GoDaddy. The problem is: I bought my custom domain name from GoDaddy and followed all steps from Google — Added CNAME and A records in Godaddy DNS Management and Redirected naked domain (example.com) to the non-naked domain (www.example.com). My custom blogspot address (twistblogg.blogspot.com) was redirected successfully to (www.twistblogg.com). All Redirection were working except (https://twistblogg.com). The following table will help summarize my whole point. …


You might know about Medium.com? Have you noticed one of its cool feature? — Estimated Post Reading Time! An estimated reading time encourages users to read a blog post instead of carrying away. This time shows user engagement — how long will it take to finish reading, builds loyalty, and reduces your bounce rate. In this article, we will show you how to easily add and display estimated post reading time in your blogger posts.

display estimated post reading time in blogger
display estimated post reading time in blogger

Should you add estimated post reading time to blogger?

This is a first question that hits the mind when we think of adding post reading time to blogger posts. A simple answer is — Yes. When we start a new blog, our target is to increase audiences who read our posts. However, it is also important to gain trust and increase user interactions in our blog. For that estimated Reading time for blogger posts can play an important role. …


For showing the most popular posts of your blog, either weekly, monthly or yearly based, one needs to add popular posts widget plugin from the gadget section. The default widget looks obsolete and may not fit perfectly with your blogger design. So, I have attempted to re-design it to give a professional look by adding a star rating feature. I have named this beautiful plugin: Stylish Popular Posts Widget for blogger with Star Rating.

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We have beautifully crafted two popular posts widget for blogger and published in TwistBlogg. Check them out:

Stylish Popular Post Widget For Blogger (Grid and List…


know if a website is on wordpress or not
know if a website is on wordpress or not

When you surf internet, you probably often visit a number of websites on different platforms. The design of some websites manage to give you the ‘wow’ feeling.First thing you wonder is how the website is made; especially what CMS — Content Management System the website is using.Most of the premium and SEO optimized websites uses WordPress. If you are familiar with Wordpress then it might be easy for you to figure out if the website is on Wordpress or not. But for most of the users, it can be vexatious.

Luckily there’s an easy method that’ll speed up the process to know and find whether the website is on wordpress or not. …


Hello everyone, Today I’m back again with you all with some of the top, best and crazy Facebook tips and tricks of all time 2019. As we all know with more than 1.23 Billion monthly users, Facebook is probably the most effective and popular social networking site of present world which acts as a medium to help us get connected with friends,relatives and world. Now almost everyone are using Facebook and the users include normal people,marketers,hackers,developers and many more.Since, Facebook is a flexible platform website designed in open source php language, there are high chances to get bug and ways to access advanced Facebook tips and tricks. …


Disqus.com is one of the popular third party commenting system that can be embedded on your website. It is easy to integrate and eliminates the burden of customizing default comment-system and dealing with spams. A lot of popular sites including CNN, Bloomberg, The Next Web, and now TwistBlogg are using disqus. There are two common issues faced by many bloggers’ when implementing Disqus comment system: Firstly the comments made on desktop version are not visible in mobile version and vice versa. That means disqus comments are not showing properly in mobile and desktop. Secondly, the website performance reduces drastically because a huge file ( ~2.49MB …


Blogger.com comes with a list of classic and modern templates. However, they lack premium features, are not light weight and SEO optimized. They are not adsense ready and designs are obsolete. Therefore, it is a must for any blogger to upgrade their templates. In this article, I’ll be sharing some best adsense ready premium blogger templates.

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Why you need SEO optimized and Adsense ready blogger templates?

The first reason is to improve page views and increase revenue. These templates make use of optimized codes, have proper tags and improvised robots.txt files. So, there is a good chance of appearing in search engines. They won’t be blocked by any search robots. ( First priority is content, but only writing contents may not enough. …


Blogger.com comes with a powerful editor that allows you to write articles and share with multiple audiences. Once you are done writing and publish button is pressed, the published time is recorded in a tag variable <data:post.timestamp/> and when you visit that post, a published date is visible.But what if you edit the same article and want your visitors to see the last updated date? Can you? The answer is yes you can show it, there is another tag variable <data:post.lastupdatedISO8601/> that keeps record of last modified date, however the output of this variable is boring (to say). …


This is a trick to protect the contents from being copied. I have shared how to do this with Javascript or CSS. Follow it here:

https://www.twistblogg.com/2014/01/Disable-Copy-Text-Selection-On-Blogger.html

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Aman Bhattarai

A Blogger by passion and an engineer by profession. Website: https://www.twistblogg.com

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