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How to Add A Favicon To Your WordPress Website

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Posted on December 24, 2016 at 13:07 PM

Favicons, short for favorite icons, are a small but significant part of branding a website. They are used to display a 16×16 or 32×32 pixel image before the page title in your browser window. Favicons are also used for bookmarks in browsers and touchscreen devices. Favicons not only make your blog look more professional, but […]

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How to Auto Link Keywords in Post Content And Excerpt

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Posted on December 24, 2016 at 12:26 PM

If you are a blogger and make some cash from affiliate marketing then you probably insert affiliate links into the articles on your website, so that you get paid when a visitor purchase a product that you recommended. But if you are just starting out on affiliate marketing and want to insert affiliate link keywords […]

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Restricting Contact 7 to Only Load its CSS and JS on Selected Pages

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Posted on November 26, 2016 at 10:18 AM

Contact 7 can manage multiple contact forms, plus you can customise the form and the mail content flexibly with simple markup. However to speed up your wordpress website you do not want to load the Contact 7 CSS and Javascript until the user is on a page which the contact form is on. This little […]

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Packaging Plugins With Your WordPress Theme Using TGM Plugin Activation Library

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Posted on November 20, 2016 at 13:28 PM

When you’re shipping your theme for sell, it’s often required to bundle the required plugins. Some people just keep these plugins like general vendor libraries inside their theme and load them using php’s require_once. However, if you’re following this style, your themes will fail to pass the theme check because these plugin files will be […]

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Add Additional Links To The WordPress Plugin Admin

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Posted on November 20, 2016 at 12:34 PM

When you activate a plugin in WordPress the author can place links in the plugin dashboard screen to show the users of the plugin links back to the plugin homepage, support page, FAQs or a way to contact the creator of the plugin. By default WordPress will add the name of the author and a […]

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Default Scripts To Use In WordPress Development

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Posted on November 20, 2016 at 12:24 PM

There are a number of different default stylesheets and Javascript files which comes with your core WordPress install. These can be used at any time in your WordPress plugin or theme development, all you have to do is call wp_enqueue_style() or wp_enqueue_script() whenever you want to use these default styles or scripts. The default scripts […]

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Font Awesome

Add Font Awesome To WordPress Menu Items

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Posted on November 20, 2016 at 11:38 AM

Font awesome is a huge library of icons that uses fonts and CSS pseudo selectors to add these icons to your page. This technique means loading the icons is very fast and you have full control over the colour and size of the icons simply by using CSS. In this tutorial we’re going to look […]

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Move Wp-Content Folder To Different Location

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Posted on November 20, 2016 at 10:45 AM

The wp-content directory will store all your theme files, plugin files and images. Ever since WordPress version 2.6 you can actually move your wp-content directory to a different location. Why Move The wp-content Folder The best reason to move the wp-content is for security if you move this to an unexpected location any hackers looking […]

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How to Change WordPress JPEG Image Compression

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Posted on June 26, 2016 at 18:15 PM

By default, WordPress compresses your images for better performance. Every time you upload a JPEG image in WordPress, it would automatically compress the image to 90% quality. In WordPress 4.5, this number was further decreased to 82% to improve site performance for mobile users. But what if you want to optimise your website further? All […]

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WordPress 4.5.3 Maintenance and Security Release

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Posted on June 23, 2016 at 18:38 PM

Are you running a WordPress Website? WordPress 4.5.3 is now available. This is a security release for all previous versions and we strongly encourage you to update your sites immediately. WordPress versions 4.5.2 and earlier are affected by several security issues: redirect bypass in the customizer, reported by Yassine Aboukir; two different XSS problems via attachment names, reported […]

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