Out with the Old, In with the New — Updating PHP is Essential for You!

Do you own or operate a WordPress, Joomla!, Drupal, Magento or WooCommerce site? Then you're using PHP and should read this to prepare for critical changes this new year.

By |2019-04-22T17:00:12+00:00January 24th, 2019|0 Comments

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

Introduction to WordPress Custom Post Types

Intro to WordPress Custom Post Types Welcome to the exciting world of Wordpress Custom Post Types! If you have spent any time working with WordPress you know that a basic WordPress site is primarily made up of Pages and Posts. You have probably also noticed that there isn’t a ton of difference between Pages and Posts.

By |2019-05-14T22:26:54+00:00May 10th, 2016|1 Comment

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

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