WordPress makes creating and publishing content easy. With WordPress, all you really need to do is think, write and publish.
Whether you manage a business online or a blog, there is a lot to blog about. After a while, you could find hundreds or even thousands of posts published on your WordPress site … especially if you collaborate with others.
(How do you bulk edit hundreds of WordPress posts?)
WordPress Bulk Editing Plugin
What happens if, let’s suppose, after a while, you have many of published posts on your site and realize that you have to replace a word, sentence or link that appears throughout your website’s content?
If you are a tech-savvy user, you could do bulk modifications inside your WP sql database files.
Fortunately, if you don’t want to touch code, there is a plugin that lets you make bulk changes to your WP posts and pages without having to access sql databases or modify files.
(WP BulkEditor – WordPress Bulk Editing Plugin)
WP Bulk Editor is an easy-to-use WordPress bulk edit plugin that lets you bulk edit thousands of WP posts and pages quickly and easily.
WP Bulk Editor is quick to install and easy to use. Once the plugin has been installed and activated, it adds a new section to your WordPress site’s dashboard that is similar to the WordPress Tools > Export/Import section. You simply download a spreadsheet template with all of your site’s information, edit the template’s content and then re-upload the document with all the changes you have made and the content will be updated.
For more details, visit the plugin site here: WP Bulk Editor
Here are just a few of the benefits of using WP Bulk Editor to make changes to your WP web site:
No Limit To The Amount Of Posts And Pages You Can Edit In Bulk
WP Bulk Editor lets you update many posts & pages at once.
Edit WordPress Content Offline
WP BulkEditor allows you to perform all of your editing offline. This is useful if you want to work in areas where there is no internet access, or outsource the job to staff without giving them access to your site.
Make Fast Backups Of Your WordPress Content
You can make backups of your WP posts and pages quickly and easily with this plugin.
Additional benefits and advantages include:
- Easy To Use: There are only three easy steps to using this plugin: exporting the data, editing and saving your updates, and re-importing the new file to your site.
- Import And Export New Content: You can import and export one, a few or many new WP post and pages with just a few clicks.
- Make Bulk SEO Changes: If you use an SEO plugin like WordPress SEO by Yoast, you can easily make bulk edits to your post SEO fields.
WPBulkEditor provides many great features to WordPress users. Here are just a few of these:
- Quick and easy to install and set up. Ready to go in minutes.
- Compatible with other WP plugins and themes. WP BulkEditor works with plugins like WP SEO by Yoast and e-commerce themes like WooThemes.
- Non-technical bulk replacement tool. Perform bulk replacements of affiliate links, misspelled text, etc. with no coding ability required. Note: MS Excel is a requirement for opening and modifying exported files offline.
- Windows & Mac Compatible.WP Bulk Editor was developed to allow both Windows and Mac users to use the exported .zip file on both operating systems.
Here are some of the testimonials that customers have written about WPBulkEditor:
“Editing my WordPress pages and posts truly never was this easy!” Tim Jenkins, large blog owner.
WP BulkEditor is not just useful for performing bulk content editing functions on your current WP posts. You can also use it to update all of your sites.
If you have many affiliate links pointing to missing pages, for example, you can quickly replace these non-working URLs with useful links.
Here’s another useful tip: Let’s say that you finish all posts on your business site with a call to action that includes asking visitors to contact such and such a person (e.g. “For more details contact Kelly on 1234-567890”) and this person quits your company. You can change the name of the departed team member with the new contact person’s name, and do the same for any email addresses, telephone numbers, etc. You can even recreate posts with different city names for publishing on different websites!
The WPBulkEditor site contains a video tutorial that explains how to use the plugin, and the developer can be contacted for support, or for suggestions on ways to add new functionality to the plugin.
Last time we checked, the cost of purchasing WP Bulk Editor is $49.
Please Note: The cost to purchase the WP Bulk Editor software can vary, depending on whether there are any promotions or limited-time special offers. The pricing above was current when this article was published. This may not be the actual pricing set by the product seller when you visit the product site and you may be shown additional upsells or one-time offers after your purchase.
Check the plugin’s website for current pricing details: WP Bulk Editor – WordPress Bulk Editing Plugin
Additional Plugin Info
For a demo video showing how the plugin works, including installation instructions and tutorials, FAQs, support help desk, contact details and more, visit the WP Bulk Editor website.
If you need a simple solution for performing bulk content changes on your WordPress site, then WPBulkEditor is a great plugin to keep in mind. The plugin is sold with a sixty-day, completely risk-free money-back guarantee, which is backed by the payment processing company, so no matter what happens, you will be automatically refunded if you’re not happy with your purchase.
For more information, visit the plugin website: WP Bulk Editor – WordPress Bulk Editing Plugin
Alternatively, here’s another WordPress bulk editor plugin you can check out …
(WordPress Advanced Bulk Edit)
WordPress Advanced Bulk Edit plugin lets you easily edit your posts, pages and custom post types individually or in bulk …
(Advanced Bulk Edit screen)
Some of the features of this powerful bulk editor plugin includes filtering posts by title, category, tags, description and excerpt, status, and post author. Bulk editing functions include appending, prepending and replacing text in text fields, increasing and decreasing by value/percent, setting, adding, and removing categories, and being able to copy values from one field to another …
(Bulk Edit Select Posts screen)
Additional features include the ability to show/hide table columns, create posts and categories, delete posts and the option to delete images from the server when permanently deleting posts …
(Delete images from server when deleting posts)
The plugin also includes support for custom meta fields and custom taxonomies, linked editing of selected products (quick bulk edit), customizable post limit, translation support and a powerful selection manager that lets you select posts via search conditions …
(Selection Manager screen)
You can also export posts to a CSV file …
(Export posts to a CSV file)
WordPress Advanced Bulk Edit supports the following fields for bulk editing:
- Publish Date
- Post Author
- Post Slug
- Status (draft, published, private, pending)
- Post Permalink
- Post Format
- Menu Order
- Comment Status
For more details, visit the plugin website here: WordPress Advanced Bulk Edit
To learn how to make global changes to WordPress post and pages, see the tutorial below: