Category: Using WordPress
Kinsta vs. Bluehost: An Honest Review
Are you trying to choose between Kinsta and Bluehost to host your WordPress website?
How to Change a Post’s Author in WordPress
There are lots of situations where you might want to change a WordPress post’s author. Fortunately, changing the author of a post (of any post type—Post, Page, or any custom post type) is easy to do if you know where to look.
How to Create a Fresh WordPress Install from an Old Database Backup
If disaster strikes your WordPress site, your first thought should be to restore it from a backup. But can you create a fresh WordPress install from an old database backup?
How to Use a Gutenberg Shortcode Block
WordPress shortcodes might feel like a relic from history, but Gutenberg block’s latest technology makes utilizing shortcodes easier than ever. Read on to quickly learn how to use the WordPress Classic editor’s shortcodes by making use of the Gutenberg shortcode block.
Should You Use a Gutenberg-Optimized Theme?
The Gutenberg block editor has done more to turn the WordPress ecosystem on its head than anything in recent memory. And it has required both web designers and website owners to do some soul-searching.
How to Create a Gutenberg Background Image (Cover Block)
Often as you start to use the new WordPress block editor, we’ll want a “background image.” When I think of how to do a “background image” in Gutenberg, I think of the Cover Block. So in this Quick Guide we’ll cover how to use the cover block in Gutenberg to get the backgrounded text image that you’re likely seeking. Let’s get to it!
SVGs in WordPress: How to Upload Them and Why to Use Them
This article is all about SVGs: how and why to use SVGs in WordPress, including how to allow SVG file uploads in WordPress. Whether you love, fear, or simply don’t understand this image format, we’ve got you covered.
How to Disable Comments on All WordPress Posts
So you want to disable comments on all posts on your WordPress site. No problem, and you don’t have to click dozens of checkboxes to do it. This text and video Quick Guide explains how to use the Disable Comments plugin to permanently turn off comments across your WordPress site.
8 Best Cheap WordPress Hosting Options: An Honest Review
Searching for cheap WordPress hosting?
How to Disable File Editing in the Admin Area of WordPress
In this text and video Quick Guide, we describe how to disable all kinds of file editing within the WordPress admin area (also known as wp-admin).