I recently installed this backup and restore plugin called Updraft Plus. Its not that this was my first backup plugin installed or I did not have any other backup plugin installed on my site, its just that I wanted 2 backups plugin to be working on my site. The second backup plugin that I have […]
I have been working on my new site called careerbaba.in, its a PHP WordPress based site. On one of my pages I have installed this very interesting Q & A plugin called DW Question and Answer, here is how the page looks like after configuring it. So to get the current page URL in PHP, […]
This post has a list of some of the best WordPress Plugins out there. I have been using each of these plugins on this blog for over 2 years, please feel free to share and add plugins I may have missed out using the comment section. Cheers ! Essentials Akismet : Akismet checks your comments […]
I always use HTML editor mode to writing each of my post, and below are the list of the shortcuts that I use. Blockquote : Alt + SHIFT + q Bold : Alt + SHIFT + b Code : Alt + SHIFT + c Insert date/time : Alt + SHIFT + s Insert IMG URL […]
WordPress is undoubtedly the most used blogging engine. Like many others I too use WordPress (for this blog). WordPress itself is a very secure and stable platform, but, there are literally thousands & thousands of third party themes and plugins available to further extend WordPress and this is where sometimes problems arise and data gets […]
Short answer : WP – Markdown I was kind of addicted to stackoverflow’s markdown editor and I was wondering if there is a plugin in WordPress that does the same job. Enter WP – Markdown !! This plug-in allows you to write posts (of any post type) using the Markdown syntax. The plug-in converts the […]
Today, I wanted to display on my homepage, a total post published count, so after searching for this, I found a very interesting piece of code that does this job, check out the code below… Below is a cut off from my homepage, where I am displaying a total number of posts published using this […]
First install this plugin : PHP Code Widget from here Once installed, you will now see a new widget by the name of “PHP Code” in your Appearance >> Widgets , like seen below. Now simply drag and use this widget like any other normal widget, and type in your php code and preview it. […]
After searching and using many question answer themes that are out there, I frankly didnt find any of these so called premium theme up to the mark. Then I came across this particular site which is also running on wordpress and has a theme of it own, here is a link to the site and below […]
In WordPress many a times you might need to check whether a user is logged in or not. This can be easily done, check the code below Code Explanation The is_user_logged_in() is a built in WordPress function which return a boolean value. A value of true is returned is the user is logged in or false is returned otherwise.
Last week I spent a lot of time finding a good social login plugin for one of my wordpress site. First I came across this super awesome plugin called Gigya, It had impressive screenshots (see below) and description. I quickly went ahead and installed it on my wordpress site, only later to find out that this was […]
There are 3 ways in which you can change the WordPress Address URL and Site Address URL, but first let us know what these URL actually mean. The “WordPress Address URL” setting is the address you want people to type in their browser to reach your WordPress blog. The “Site Address URL” setting is the […]
Feedjit is clearly one of the best FREE traffic tracking widget available on the internet. You can install and use it with your WordPress blog or Blogger blog or on any other website. It is very simple to install and customize a Feedjit widget to a blog. You may also want to hide your Feedjit Live […]
Presented by SEO Expert Steve Wiideman, this tutorial is a walk-through of how one might use the various options within the Yoast WordPress SEO Plugin.
Today, I came across a situation where I needed to show only the current year. I wanted to show the current year in the copyright text, say for example as “CopyRight © 2012 All Rights Reserved“. I didnt wanted to change this year manually each time, So below is what I had used, hope it helps […]
Using WordPress, many a times you may have come across emails from WordPress with subject title like Please moderate ”Post Name” The mail will ask you to moderate this pingback by providing you 3 options namely, Approve it, Spam it or Trash it. What is a Pingback? A pingback is a type of comment that’s created when […]
I recently came across this Error/Warning “Cannot modify header information – headers already sent by…” while I was trying to use one of the free themes provided by a premium theme provider. <shame> After a little bit of googling I found out that many people have experienced this problem and had posted different solutions. Below […]
Recently I had this error “Couldn’t connect to database server.Couldn’t find database magical_rules.An unexpected problem has occured with the application.” flashing in my header section of my website. Complete Error : Couldn’t connect to database server.Couldn’t find database magical_rules.An unexpected problem has occured with the application. SELECT statscurl_id FROM `statscurl` WHERE statscurl_ip = ”; After a little […]
This a video tutorial explaining how to add images to a gallery. In the example I have used a theme called EVOLUTION theme which is a premium theme provided by ELEGANT THEMES.