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WordPress 3 Complete by April Hodge Silver

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Adding plugins

Let's add some useful plugins to the bookstore website. The store owners don't want people to be able to comment on posts or pages, but they do want people to be able to e-mail them. They also want to show the most recent 5 announcements on the homepage, and they'd like a featured item slider as well. Let's take care of these one at a time.

Contact Form 7

There are many plugins that will add a contact form to your WordPress site, some of them very powerful. We are going to use Contact Form 7 for this website, because it's relatively straightforward and easy to install. Download this plugin here:http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/contact-form-7/.

Once you've installed and activated the plugin, navigate to its settings page:

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