The #1 Directory Theme for WordPress: Vantage

Many of us use a simple theme for our website and then go through the tedious process of finding plugins suitable for our sites to function correctly. If you are operating a directory site or plan to, why not choose the Vantage AppTheme.AppThemes come with a base theme and plugins that enable you to monetize your website. Each AppTheme comes with a unique appearance and  all the required features and functionality to run a specific site.In this post we will

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How to Remove Powered by WordPress from Your Web Site Footer

If you are interested in removing the “Powered by WordPress” credit from the footer of your web site, this tutorial will go through the steps on how to do that.How to remove or edit the credit link from your theme’s template filesHow to locate the CSS ID or Class for the footer credit linkHow to use Custom CSS to hide the footer credit linkWhy using Custom CSS is a preferred solutionFirst, let’s see how to edit template files. You may

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How to Fix: WordPress Site not Working on Localhost After Port Change

If you have installed WordPress on localhost (example: using XAMPP) and then later you need to change the Apache’s HTTP port number, you will find that the existing WordPress installs will stop loading. It will auto redirect to the URL with the old port number and fail to load. Trying to load the WordPress install will result in a 404 error.In this tutorial I will show you how you can easily rectify this issue so you can use the existing

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How to Get the Image URL from the WordPress Media Library

Many tools, widgets, themes, and plugins for WordPress often ask for an image URL during the configuration steps. Follow along to see how to get the Image URL so you can use it in the configuration.How to upload an image to the WordPress Media Library.How to get the image URL for the uploaded image.How to get the image URL for any image that was previously uploaded.How to get the image URLs for the thumbnail versions of the uploaded image.Resources discussed

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Add a Status Text Next to Your WordPress Post Title

In this tutorial I will show you how you can add a status text next to the post title based on a condition. There are two different ways you can handle this: Show the status text dynamically when WordPress is rendering the post title.Update the post title text in the wp_posts database table using a cronjob. For this tutorial we will show an “Expired” message before the post title if the post’s published date is older than 14 days. The same

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How to Add Google Analytics to WordPress

How to Add Google Analytics to WordPress? Adding Google Analytics to WordPress is a painless process. There are numerous ways to do it. Today, we will follow some simple steps to get it added. There is a plugin in the WordPress Plugin Repository that allows us to not only add the Google Analytics code, but load it in such a way that passes the Google PageSpeed Insights test. By default, the Google Analytic’s script has a low 2 hour cache

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How to Include Recipes in WordPress Posts

In this video tutorial, you will learn:How to install and activate the JetPack plugin.How to activate JetPack’s Recipes shortcode.How to find the Image URLs from the WordPress Media Library to be used within your recipe.How to use the Recipes Shortcode to easily add search engine friendly Rich Recipes with Print Buttons in WordPress.From within your WordPress Dashboard, go to JetPack, then Settings.Click on the Writing link across the top.Activate Shortcode Embeds.If you would like to include an image within your

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How to Get Your WordPress Site on Google

How to Get Your WordPress Site on Google If you’re just launching a new WordPress site, and want Google to start crawling it, there are generally only a couple things that need to be done. First, make sure that you aren’t preventing Google from crawling and indexing your site. The robots.txt file can set a command to prevent indexing. Check out the robots.txt file in the root of your site. Another place to check is in the Reading Settings in

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How to Backup the WordPress Database

How to Backup the WordPress Database In this tutorial, you will learn: How to create a manual backup of the WordPress Database at any time.How to turn on automatic database backups. Resources discussed in the video: The All In One WP Security & Firewall plugin is simple to use for backing up the WordPress database manually, as well as for scheduling automatic backups. To install the plugin: From within your WordPress Dashboard, go to Plugins, then Add New.Do a search

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How to Add PayPal to Your WordPress Site

How to Add PayPal to Your WordPress Site? There are plenty of free and simple ways to add PayPal to WordPress. Today I will provide a quick intro to 4 possible ways to accept payments from PayPal on your web site. How to install and use the PayPal for Digital Goods plugin.How to install and use the PayPal Donations plugin. How to install and use the WP Easy Paypal Payment Accept plugin.How to install and use the WordPress Simple Paypal

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