Tag: WordPress

How to Delete Revisions in WordPress

I regularly copy my live WordPress sites back to my local server. Not only is it an extra backup, but it allows me to develop locally with up to date content. Lately I’ve been getting annoyed at how bloated the WordPress databases seem to get. A …

How To Install WordPress.com Desktop Client on Ubuntu

If you are a WordPress.com blogger, and using Ubuntu, Automattic made the desktop client for GNU/Linux for you. If this sounds new for you, this so-called desktop client is similar with Thunderbird for email or Firefox for web. You can write posts without using your web …

How to Create a Custom Page Template for WordPress

Most WordPress themes should have a file that serves as the default page template that any page in a WordPress build will be assigned to by default — it should go by page.php. Sometimes, however, the default page template might not be conducive to the design …

How To Install WordPress On Plesk

I use Media Temple VPS for all my hosting. By default they come with PLESK to manage the server (although you can choose cPanel). Plesk comes with a 1-click installer (under Applications), and you can use this to install WordPress. However I’ve run into problems before …

WordPress: Action Hooks vs. Filter Hooks

In WordPress, hooks are the building blocks for your themes and plugins and are vital for their functionality. Basically, their purpose is to allow developers to make their own custom code (and custom functionalities) to themes or plugins without changing any of the original WordPress files. …

How to Create a Multilingual WordPress Site with WPML

Do you want to make your website available in multiple languages? By default, WordPress does not come with features required to create a proper multilingual site. That’s why in this tutorial, we will show you how to create a multilingual WordPress site with the popular WPML …

14 Best WordPress Magazine Themes of 2016

If you have a content rich website and you’re looking for a new theme, then you probably want a WordPress magazine theme. It gives you freedom to break the typical layout and showcase more of your articles, videos, and images. There are hundreds perhaps thousands of …

How to Create Responsive Tables in WordPress

Use WordPress? Do you have tables in your posts? These can be tricky to edit as well as display properly on a mobile display. I’ve already rounded up a bunch of possible solutions, but here I’m going to break it down further, and outline what I’ve …

Use PHP in WordPress text widget

Ever wondered how to get php code working in the WordPress text widget? There are some plugins out there wich enable this simple functionality, but why using a plugin if it’s so easy to implement by yourself! You just have to insert the following code to …

16 Social Media Plugins for WordPress

Here is a list of social media plugins for WordPress. There are plugins to display and customize social media icons and track engagement. Access buttons for hundreds of social networks. Some of these social plugins are standalone, while others are bundled with large sets of WordPress …