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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 […]


Tips for Using Shortcodes in WordPress

Shortcodes is a special tag that lets you add functionality to your posts, pages, widgets, without actually writing any code.  A shortcode looks like a piece of text enclosed within square brackets. Some examples are given below. [schoolgallery] [slider] [addvideo] When you load this blog page in a web browser, WordPress replaces the shortcode and […]


WordPress functions.php File

Functions.php is a file found in your Theme’s folder. To understand the file location, look at the following wordpress theme hierarchy. Adding Code to the Functions File The functions file is where you put various features and functionality within your wordpress theme. You can achieve this by defining your own functions or by calling built-in […]


7 Smart Ways To Make Your WordPress Site SEO and Mobile Friendly

7 smart ways to make your WordPress website SEO and mobile friendly.


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 […]


8+ Most Popular WordPress Slider Plugin

WordPress has plenty of WordPress slider plugins ready at your disposal. Most will get overwhelmed by the many slider plugins available in WordPress. Those who want to try using plugins won’t go dwell into buying them. Others just don’t want to spend money in a slider. So if you’re looking for free WordPress plugins to […]


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 […]


Display Different Sidebar for Each Post and Page for WordPress

In this article I will show you how to choose display different sidebar for each post and page for WordPress. There’s several different plugins that help you gain this type of flexibility with your site. Easy Custom Sidebars This plugin allows you to replace any sidebar/widget area in any WordPress theme without any coding. Go […]


10 Essential Things To Do After Installing WordPress

There are few basic settings and configurations to do after installing WordPress to ensure reliability, and top of the line performance. Change The Title, Tagline and Time zone To change these, go to your Settings in your dashboard and choose General. Change both your site title and tagline to something that relates to your site. […]


How To copy a single post From One WordPress Website to Another

There may be a number of reasons for copying your post or page. For example, you own two WordPress blogs, and you have written some pre-configured post/page with some basic look and want to use same format in another site without worrying about how to format everything. Let us see how to copy specific posts […]


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 […]


5 ways to do remote publishing in wordpress

Have you ever thought how cool it would be to have the ability to write WordPress posts without having to go on-line and login to your dashboard? This is a question that pops up often especially among WordPress owners who have to write multiple blogs. It would also be great to have a local back […]


What is the difference between the hierarchical and Non-Hierarchical Taxonomies?

When I was using a plugin to create #custom post type and #custom taxonomy, I came across following situation. After creating custom taxonomy, I was hoping for was a simple option where I could uses the check box UI for selecting categories on each post. Instead of that I got comma-separated text input. I did […]


A Guide to WordPress Custom Fields

When you write a post/content on your blog, in you post writing page you will see the fields for entering  title and body content. If you take a look at the WordPress post writing page you’ll notice a section below the post content text area is titled Custom Fields. What if I don’t see Custom […]


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 Duplicate / Copy a Post or Page in WordPress

There are times you like content elements on a blog post (perhaps a table design, some styling, or some layout which remains consistent) and you want to create another post with same configuration including all its widgets, template settings ect. Well, an easy way to do this, without having to know how to format anything, […]


How To Insert Images into WordPress Posts and Pages

Including images in an article is the best way to illustrate your ideas. Adding Images make your content interesting and make readers more engaging. WordPress makes it really easy to add images to your posts. In this article we will discuss how to insert images into WordPress posts (or) pages. Create a New Post/(Page), or […]