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WPBeginner - Beginner's Guide for WordPress

WPBeginner - Beginner's Guide for WordPress

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Get Started — Webmaster's Mobile Guide What are the top three things I should know when building a site for mobile devices? 1. Make it easy for customers. How to Fix the Internal Server Error in WordPress If you have been surfing the web for more than a year, then you probably have seen the HTTP 500 Internal Server Error at least a few times. Internal Server Error is one of the common WordPress errors that can put a WordPress beginner in panic mode. Panic is the worst reaction you can have. Take a deep breath and know that others before you have had this issue as well. We have fixed errors like the internal server error, error establishing database connection, white screen of death, and others many times for our users. We can assure you that they are all fixable.

21 Popular Brands That Are Using Wordpress WordPress is a nifty software for managing content, or blogging. Due to the fact that it is open source, many say that it is not the best choice for a serious project due to insecurity and bunch of other nonsense reasons. To prove those points wrong and show you that WordPress can be used for serious projects that can go big scale, we are highlighting the most popular brands that are using WordPress. 1. Ebay Ebay manages their official blog using WordPress. Creating a Custom WordPress Shortcode Creating your own WordPress shortcodes is a nifty way to build dynamic elements into your website without relying on 3rd party developers or plugins. This tutorial offers a beginner’s guide to creating your first WordPress plugin which will be referenced by a custom shortcode. In this example we’ll be creating a basic random quote generator plugin. This can just as easily be achieved through your themes but I prefer to be able to turn items on and off in WordPress without having to edit blocks of code.

25+ Must-Have WordPress Plugins for 2014 Every WordPress developer has a toolkit of plugins they can’t live without that usually includes solutions for caching, security and adding other improvements that build on WordPress core. That’s the great thing about WordPress – in the WordPress Plugin Repository alone there are more than 30,000 plugins that build on core, allowing you to bend the software to your will. But with so many free and premium plugins available, how do you sort the good from the bad? BlogLESS Misunderstanding Focus This week: surprising portraits from Nerhol. Written by Paul on April 20, 2012 “Misunderstanding Focus” is series of photo collages made by Nerhol, a collaboration between Ryuta Iida and Yoshihisa Tanaka. Each artwork is made of a several photos which were taken in a 3 minutes time span and then layered like an onion. Via!

Automatic Updates For Private And Commercial Plugins Since time immemorial, only plugins hosted in the official WordPress.org plugin directory have supported automatic updates. Now, I’ve written a PHP library that you can use to add automatic update capabilities to any plugin. Public, private and commercial plugins alike – all can now enjoy the benefits of automatic update notifications and one-click upgrades. The custom update checker integrates closely with the upgrade system already built into WordPress, producing a seamless user experience. Observe : Mod_Rewrite – Hide index.php www.patricktaylor.com | articles Published November 7th, 2007 An .htaccess file can be used to prevent search engines from indexing non-www web pages that contain exactly the same content as those with-www in front. By hiding the 'duplicate content' we avoid the risk of a 'downgrading' effect by Google and other search engines. Exactly the same principle applies to web page addresses like:

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