WordPress Tips - Things To Do After Installing Wordpress
You can install WordPress in 2 easy steps but it is recommended that you tweak some of the default settings to optimize the performance and also improve the security of your WordPress website. These suggestions are only applicable to self-hosted WordPress.org sites and not WordPress.com blogs. Also, I assume that you are running WordPress on Apache under Linux. The guide is now updated for WordPress 4.2. 1. WordPress store all your uploaded images and files in the wp-content/uploads folder. Open your wp-config.php file and add the following lines to change the location of the wp-content folder. define( 'WP_CONTENT_URL', ' ); define( 'WP_CONTENT_DIR', $_SERVER['HOME'] . 2. If you look at the HTML source code of your WordPress site, you will find a couple of meta tags in the header that aren’t really required. remove_action( 'wp_head', 'wp_generator' ) ; remove_action( 'wp_head', 'wlwmanifest_link' ) ; remove_action( 'wp_head', 'rsd_link' ) ; 3. 4. 5. 6. 7.