About Fred Morgan

A web app developer, Fred is skilled in PHP, MySQL, CodeIgniter, JavaScript, JQuery, AJAX, HTML5, CSS, Java and the implementation of various APIs. Fred has worked eXtensively with WordPress, Joomla and Drupal CMS systems and is a Google Engage partner for the creation and management of Google advertising campaigns. When not writing code, Fred relishes time with his family, enjoys playing chess, and finds it difficult to stay off of his motorcycle for any significant period of time.

Using Git, Even as a Solo Developer

Why You Should Consider Using Git, Even If You Are a Solo Developer by: Fred Morgan If you work with open source software then I’m sure you have already learned how challenging the process of upgrading applications can be (if not, you will soon enough). After recently upgrading a Drupal 7 installation for a client, I

By |2018-11-12T16:47:16+00:00September 1st, 2016|2 Comments

How to Schedule Posts with WordPress

One of the mot valuable tools WordPress offers website owners is the ability to schedule posts to publish at a later date. There are significant benefits to scheduling posts--both users and search engines alike appreciate regularly updated, fresh and timely content published on your site. This means you'll increase the traffic to your site and exposure

By |2019-05-08T21:39:00+00:00June 20th, 2015|0 Comments

What is a WordPress Child Theme?

A WordPress child theme is a WordPress theme that inherits its functionality from another WordPress theme--the parent theme. Using a child theme is the best way to customize an existing WordPress theme for several reasons, most importantly because you don't lose the ability to upgrade the theme when security updates and new functionality is released. A

By |2019-05-14T22:29:49+00:00June 16th, 2015|0 Comments

How to Add a WordPress Navigation Item Without Linking to Another Page

By default, WordPress menus require each item added to link to another page within your site, another post, category or to a custom link. However, especially when creating a drop-down menu, sometimes you want to add navigation items that only help organize menu items--without linking somewhere else. Sometimes you may only want to add a title

By |2019-08-26T16:26:10+00:00June 15th, 2015|0 Comments

The Difference Between WordPress Posts and Pages

When you create new content on a WordPress-powered website, you have the option of creating a new post or a new page. Both WordPress posts and pages can be added to your site navigation, have formatted permalinks and each can accept the same content, shortcodes and formatting. So what's the difference between the two? WordPress Posts

By |2019-05-21T20:25:36+00:00June 15th, 2015|0 Comments

How to Make a Manual Backup of Your WordPress Site

While there are several plugins that do a great job of simplifying the process of (automatically) backing up your WordPress site, images and settings (my favorite is BackupBuddy by ithemes)--there are a handful of times when a manual backup is required. This is usually while troubleshooting other issues within WordPress such as when you temporarily cannot

By |2019-09-03T17:33:26+00:00June 15th, 2015|0 Comments

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