If you are running a WordPress site, it is important to beef up the security of your site and prevent hackers from entering and wreak havoc. Here is how to protect your WordPress blog with two factor authentication.
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The custom field dropdown list in WordPress only show up to 30 values. If you need it to show more than 30 custom fields in the list, here is the fix.
Instagram is really popular, but it is mostly restricted to your mobile devices. What if you want to view it online or add it to your WordPress blog? Here is how you can do it.
It seems that iPad would be the perfect device for blogging, but this just isn’t the case. Here are some workarounds if you insist to manage your WordPress blog on your iPad.
While there are plenty of Facebook plugins for WordPress, nothing is sweeter than having the official support from the Facebook team. The new Facebook For WordPress Plugin, the official WordPress plugin by Facebook, gives you the ability to cross publish from WordPress to Facebook, and comes with bonuses like mentioning specific friends and Pages in […]
In WordPress, if you have used plenty of plugins, you will surely come across a few that require you to put a shortcode in the post (like [shortcode_1]) for it to work. Using shortcode may be a good way to add functionality to your site, but when you deactivate the plugin, the shortcode in your content don’t get removed and it will appear in the frontend in its unprocessed form. Here are some ways to remove unused shortcode from your site.
When maintaining a WordPress website, the speed at which it loads is super important. Not only for the visitor, but also for SEO. Google and other search engines do grade your site on loading speed. One remedy to help the load speed of your WordPress site is to set up a cache. What a cache […]
Sometimes setting your site apart can be as simple as adding some nice text. Luckily adding some cool text or even text effects is simple if you are using the WordPress platform even when you can’t read or write code. You probably guessed that these would be WordPress plugins if you don’t need to know […]
Since WordPress 3.0+, you can embed Youtube video easily in your articles simply by pasting the URL of the video site into your text editor. WordPress will then work the rest and insert the required code to embed the video to your site. This is all great, except that the embed video’s width and height […]
When it comes to WordPress, most people will think of blogging. Yes, it is indeed a blogging CMS, but over the years, it has evolved to more than a blogging platform. In fact, there are tons of stuff that you can do with it, including transforming it into a forum. Nope, we are not talking […]
As of this writing, browser statistics show that a significant share of web traffic comes from Google Chrome as it has risen to be the second most popular web browser- just barley behind Firefox. With that kind of growth and popularity, you’ll want to ensure your website is configured with Chrome specific features. The focus […]
If you run a blog, you might want to insert some ads in your article to generate some income. In WordPress (self-hosted), you can easily add ads to the sidebar, but adding ads to the content, especially in-between the content, can be difficult. In this article, we show you a simple way where you can easily insert ad (or any other stuff) in-between your content, without any plugin.
In our previous post on cleaning up tags in WordPress, some of you feedback that you are looking for ways to merge categories too. In this tutorial, I will show you how to merge categories in WordPress. Situation When iPhone first launched, we created a category called “iPhone” for every article related to iPhone. Later […]
If you are running a website, or a blog, most probably you have a search box to allow your reader to search for content in your site. WordPress comes with its own search feature and search form. It works well, except that it is pretty basic and can’t handle complicated search functions. A great alternative […]
Twitter is gaining popularity everyday as social media continues to be the most effective way to market your brand or idea. To keep up with the changes and advancements of other platforms, Twitter has slowly released it’s new layout with some great new features over the last few months. The feature that will have the […]
The most concerning thing on Internet is the Security. Whether you are using Internet from home or working at an office, there is always the constant threat of hackers lurking around, trying to fish confidential information out from you. In WordPress, this confidential information is your administrator username and password. Once the hackers get hold […]
Yesterday, I show you how you can establish authorship for your site/content so that your Google profile picture will appear beneath the search results. However, in WordPress, it may not be as easy as it seems. WordPress is using a template system to display your content, so adding the rel=”author” tag will require some tweaking […]
For backing up of your WordPress database, there are plenty of plugins around that can get the job done. Some of them backup only your database while others backup the whole WP directory. If you have used WordPress long enough, you will realize that these plugins are not reliable. They will work one day and […]
If you are using WordPress and have recently upgraded to the latest 3.2.x version, you will notice that the font for the HTML editor has changed. In most WordPress upgrade, changes are good, but in this case, the changed font is not web friendly and is straining to the eyes. One of the way to […]
I guess you are very familiar with the “Sign up for my newsletter and get a freebie” gimmick. This is a very common trick used by many webmasters to increase their email/rss feed subscribers. Basically, the webmaster offers a supposedly high-valued item (such as ebooks, software etc) for free, with the condition that the visitors […]