How To’s


How to Find Id Of A Category, Post, User, or Comments in WordPress

WordPress assign a unique number to each and every item in the site. For example, the User ID is a unique number generated by the WordPress system to help you to identify each user on a website. Sometimes while installing a new theme or arranging multiple items in your WordPress site, you will need to find a […]


How to Create custom Template for specific category in WordPress

WordPress categories are very convenient way to group related posts together. Your reader can find posts in a specific category in one page and read pots of their interest . Setting up categories provide a proper site structure. You can assign one or more categories while creating the post. See fig below. In wordpress  each category has its […]

How to Add Navigation Menu in WP
How to Add Navigation Menu in WordPress

Since Navigation menu guide your visitors to important sections of your website, it is the most important design element on any page.   In most wordpress themes, this menu is placed as  a horizontal menu  close to the header. Of course, the menu location can vary depending on your theme and some themes support more than one menu locations. When you install […]

Optimizing Your WordPress Site for SEO
How To Optimize WordPress For SEO (6 Action Steps)

We’ve seen a lot of great WordPressSEO tips and tricks out there, but not all of them are practical and easy toapply. In this article, we are going to change that and head straight for theactual, practical steps you can do to make your WordPress site search engineoptimized. Ready to get started?


Avoid email sent from your WordPress site ending up in the user’s spam folder.

Did you know that sometimes monthly newsletters or weekly special offers  from your WordPress site are going to your recipients’junk folders? This is a common problem with emails that are sent from a website via PHP.  Different mailbox providers adopt different techniques to decide when an email is or is not spam. Why does that happen? […]


How to Add Custom Menus locations in WordPress Themes

WordPress includes an easy to use mechanism to create your own menus and menu structure. From your wordpress admin panel click on  Appearance >>Menu. Here you can see existing menus and menu display locations. You can create as many menus as you want. But displaying this menu varies  from theme to theme. This tutorial describes […]


How To Create A Child Theme in WordPress

A WordPress Theme is a collection of files that produce the graphical interface for a wordpress website. You can find plenty of free or premium themes on internet. A good premium theme providers will aggressively Update their themes with new features and functionality Add more security features or bug Fixes Update any browser compatibility issue […]


How To Configure Akismet For WordPress Blog

Spam is a huge problem for every website. Spammers love WordPress sites. Spam comments are irritating, and your readers might lose faith in you. Spam comments can negatively impact your search engine rankings. Akismet is one of the best comment spam filtering service that blocks spam in comments automatically. It is free to use and […]


How do I move WordPress from a sub directory to the root directory

Moving wordpress from a sub directory to root could be a pain in the neck. Follow this step by step guide to do it the right way.


How to add a Slider to WordPress Website

Having an interactive slideshow on top of a web page let you highlight your site’s important details on your site in a visual manner. Sliders immediately grab your visitors’ attention and allows users to quickly take action. Most websites put slideshow at the top of the page before their main content. There are many WordPress […]


How to Create a Custom Home Page and a Separate Page for Blog Posts in WordPress

By default, WordPress shows your most recent blog posts on the front page of your site. WordPress comes with built-in support for creating a splash page as the front page(static front page), and a separate page for blog posts. From your admin panel go to Setttings » Reading. Scroll down to Front page displays option. […]


How to use different design/template for different pages in WordPress

Do you want to have different design / appearance for different pages in WordPress? In this article, we will show you how to create and use a custom template for a page in WordPress. From your wordpress admin, while creating a page you can see a template drop down menu under ‘Page Attributes’ section. Clicking […]


How to Split a long WordPress Post into Multiple Pages – post pagination

You wrote a very long post and have some issues with load times on your posts, it is better to split that long WordPress post into multiple pages. Reading long posts can be hectic or boring for users. This can increase the bounce rate of your site. So for better presentation and readability, divide along […]


How to Use WordPress Widgets

WordPress Widgets are independent content blocks designed to provide  specific function. Widget is a simple and easy-to-use way to arrange the various elements of your sidebar content  or any widgetized areas of your theme. Widgets enable non-technical users to customize your theme without having to change any code. There are so many different widgets available. WordPress […]


How to create a Custom Post Type? Full guide with steps

WordPress is a great tool for creating functional websites. Most people consider WordPress as just a blogging platform. But the truth is wordpress is an extremely powerful platform to create different types of fully functional websites. Each new release of wordpress includes many features to enhance functionality of your WordPress site. In this article we […]


How to create a nice sticky footer bar and get more conversions

Introduction A sticky footer is a footer that stays below your webpage and it stays there even if the user scrolls down the page. A sticky footer helps create clicks and conversion. You can use this to create more attention to your posts, email optins, or whatever post that you feel will be a great […]


How to Update WordPress Releases, Plugins and Themes automatically

So, what do you do if you see an update message (“#wordpress xx.x is available! Please update now”) in your WordPress Admin Screens? Never ignore that message. There are enormous variety of Scams and other malicious activities circulating around the internet. When wordpress notice a new malicious activity, they add updates to defend against them. […]


How to Add a New Post in WordPress

WordPress blog comes with a great visual editor to #write a post mixed with images, links, and other html elements. Here is a step-by-step process for writing a new post in WordPress.  Log into your WordPress administration panel(e.g. use URL: http://www.yoursitename.org/wp-admin). From your sidebar on left side, go to Posts > Add New Now you […]


How to install a WordPress Plugin

WordPress is driven by loyal ambitious wordpress developers who have created plugins to extend its out-of-the-box functionality and in fact,  you can find a plugin for anything. WordPress Plugin Directory contains a great variety of free plugins that anyone can use . And many premium WordPress plugins are available to help you supercharge your site. Using a […]

How to create a wordpress blog – Step by Step Guide
How to create a wordpress blog – Step by Step Guide

So whats’s your reason to start a blog? People create blogs for many reasons. Some people start a blog to teach others about a topic while others start blogging simply to have fun.  Everyone has their own reason. How to start a blog? There are many free blogging platforms are available to set up a […]