Copy, cloning or duplicating WordPress pages or posts allows a fast and easy way of increasing content of the same type with different variations. There are many ways to clone or copy pages or post in WordPress; this article will show you how to copy a single page or do a bulk copy with the flexibility to set the elements to copy using the Duplicate Post plugin.
To add install and configure Duplicate Post plugin on WordPress, follow these steps:
Search for “Duplicate post” and, you should see a display of available plugins on your screen:
Click Install and then Activate the plugin:
On the Dashboard in the left sidebar, click Copy, Paste and Delete:
Configure the default settings and set the elements of the page or post to be copied and hit the Save button:
To copy or duplicate content in WordPress with the plugin, follow these steps:
Select the blog and click on Copy, then click on Copy Now:
The duplicated content is on the post list and named with #[number] represents a duplicate copy. The number after # shows the number of times the content has been copied:
To make a copy of the content from the visual editor, open the content on the right hand panel click on Copy this post:
Select the elements you want to copy from the content, or select the Default option from the Use as basis settings to populate the element for the duplicate copy:
Click on Copy it!, after selecting the elements to copy. Click on All Post, and the newly duplicated content is displayed:
For more information about the Duplicate Post plugin please visit: https://wordpress.org/plugins/copy-delete-posts/
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