Published on March 6, 2017 by WPBeginner
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Accidentally publishing a post is something you definitely want to avoid on your site. Even the most experienced bloggers have accidentally published their post or page. In this video we will show you how to easily avoid accidental publishing in WordPress.

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Summary of this tutorial:

For our first recommended way to prevent accidental publishing would be to install and activate the Publish Confirm Plugin:

www.wpbeginner.com/beginners-guide/step-by-step-guide-to-install-a-wordpress-plugin-for-beginners/

This plugin will work once activated without the need to configure settings.

When a post attempts to be published a popup will appear asking if you really want to publish the post.

If you would prefer to customize the message you can find our code you can add to your site in our article:

www.wpbeginner.com/plugins/how-to-avoid-accidental-publishing-in-wordpress/

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5 Comments on "How to Avoid Accidental Publishing in WordPress"

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Ehsan Elahi
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Ehsan Elahi
8 days 3 hours ago

What is the way to Quick Edit Content and Colors?

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6 days 23 hours ago

If you mean how it is displayed you would want to take a look at: www.wpbeginner.com/plugins/css-hero-review-wordpress-design-customization-made-easy/

MrKhaki
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MrKhaki
6 months 13 days ago

Is there a way to change the default "Publish immediately " setting to something else and avoid the necessity for a plugin?

Tastefully Vikkie
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Tastefully Vikkie
6 months 14 days ago

Great tip, thank you!

FLOODOFSINS
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FLOODOFSINS
6 months 14 days ago

what's the best plug-in to prevent Google AdSense click bombing?

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