WordPress Tutorials

In this category you’ll find all sorts of WordPress tutorials, large and small, simple and complex. One of the great things about WordPress is that it’s relatively simple, but you still have to know how to do things. In this section, we aim to help you out there. Our readers range from beginners to experts, and so we try to covert that gamut with our tutorials as well. For example, a post more toward the beginner end of the scale would be How to Add Google Analytics to WordPress in Three Simple Steps. Another would be How to Upgrade a WordPress Theme.  An example of a little more advanced tutorial might be How to Widgetize a Page, Post, Header or Any Other Template in WordPress. And even further up the scale would be Install WordPress Locally on Windows with Xampp and DIY Truly Responsive Images on Your WordPress Website.

Set Up WordPress Like a Pro

WordPress setup is something you learn early on and then forget about until your faced with multiple installation, sprawling networks and daily testing or maintenance. In this article I’ll show you how you can install WordPress in a much more flexible fashion and way faster than the famous 5 minute install!

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How To Protect Email Addresses On Your WordPress Site

It may be old and and it’s definitely uncool but email is still a significant communication channel and that means it still garners the attention of the spammers.

The first step in email anti-spam is not to handover the email address but often there’s a requirement, especially for organizations, to publish an email address on their WordPress site.

In this Weekend WordPress Project, we’ll look at how to make the scraping of email addresses from your site as difficult as possible.

Email encoding is quick, easy and effective

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How to Get Notifications When Users Edit A WordPress Post

Running a multi-author blog comes with many responsibilities – managing spam registrations, reviewing posts created by different authors, keeping track of the edits made and monitoring their activity.

It can be a hectic task checking everything manually every day or even every hour. Luckily, there are plugin solutions to automate certain tasks to make them easier.

In this Weekend WordPress Project, I’ll show you how to automate one such task – dealing with multiple authors.

Receive handy notifications any time someone edits a post on your website.

Configuring Automatic Email Notifications

Receive handy notifications any time someone edits a post on your website.

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Add WhatsApp To Your WordPress Website And Double Your Traffic

With mobile usage on the rise, ensuring your website is mobile-friendly is a no-brainer.

According to Smart Insights, mobile usage is overtaking fixed internet access, while 91% of mobile internet users go online to socialize.

So it’s no wonder smartphone apps like WhatsApp have taken off. WhatsApp is now the most globally popular messaging app with more than 600 million users.

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How to Hide Your WordPress Version Number

WordPress can track your site, thanks to the footprints it leaves in its software that let the outside world know what version of WordPress you are using.

If you don’t regularly update WordPress, these footprints may be a security leak, though simply hiding your version of WordPress is not enough by itself to protect you from potential threats.

Nevertheless, you may want to be vigilant when it comes to security and remove all traces of your version of WordPress anyway.

Hide WordPress

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