Using Captcha to block spam and bots on your website

Have you seen any issues with spam on your website, such as comments from non-related blogs or entries to your web forms that are obviously not from a real person? This is a common problem on the web, and one solution I have used which seems to have helped my issue is a simple little […]

How to Move One Web Host to Another in 2019 (No Downtime!)

In this step-by-step guide, we’ll show you how to transfer your website to another host or server without downtime. Here’s a list of steps that we’ll cover: Choose a New Web Host Create Your Site Backup for Migration Using Duplicator Import Your WordPress Site to Your New Host Change the Host’s File to Prevent Downtime […]

4 image optimization tools for your WordPress site

Optimizing your site’s images is vital for keeping performance high without sacrificing quality. As such, it helps to have dedicated tools on hand to make the process easier and more effective – especially if you run an image-heavy site. Fortunately, there are many methods available to “shrink” your image’s file size. For example, there are […]

How to Submit a Form Without Page Refresh in WordPress

Do you want to prevent your page from refreshing when a visitor submits a form? By default, the entire page reloads upon clicking on the form submit button. And that is when the data entered in the form is transferred and stored in the server. In this article we’ll show you how to enable Ajax […]

How to add a sticky back-to-top button to your WordPress website

Adding a sticky back-to-top button to your website adds further ease of navigation to your website by allowing a user to scroll to the top of any given web page with the click of a button. What is a sticky back-to-top button? Also known as a scroll-to-top button or go-to-top image, the sticky back-to-top button […]

How to Get the URL of Images You Upload in WordPress

Do you want to find the link or URL of images you upload in WordPress? Sometimes you may need to get the link of an image to display it in other areas of your website or social media platforms. In this article, we will show you how to easily get the URL of images that […]

How to Embed PDF, Spreadsheet, and others in WordPress Blog Posts

Do you want to embed PDF, spreadsheet, and other types of documents in your WordPress blog posts? WordPress comes with a powerful content editor and allows you to easily embed videos, tweets, audio, and other media formats using the embed blocks. You can also upload other type of files that users can download. However, it […]

Using Redis Object Cache to Speed Up Your WordPress Installation

Redis is an open-source (BSD licensed), in-memory data structure store, used as a database, cache and message broker. It can be combined with other databases like MySQL to provide a mechanism to cache your queries. In this article, we’ll show how to cache the MySQL queries that are required to render WordPress pages. This will […]

How to create custom Gutenberg blocks in WordPress

WordPress 5.0 is out, and with it comes the new block-based editor, Gutenberg. Out of the box, it packs in a decent selection of blocks you can use across your pages and posts. However, since this is WordPress, there’s always room for more custom functionality. In other words, it’s possible to build your own custom […]

3 ways a WordPress activity log can help you troubleshoot faster

There’s usually lots of activity going on in the background of your WordPress website. For example, drafts are updated; plugins are installed, activated, and uninstalled; WooCommerce products’ metadata is updated; and much more. The more people you have accessing your dashboard, the higher the likelihood of errors will be – and pinpointing the source of […]

How To Hide Page And Post Titles In WordPress

Let’s face it. WordPress is powerful and can be fairly straight forward to use. But there are certain changes that are tricky to make without code or third-party tools. One example that a lot of people want to tweak is the ability to hide page titles (or post titles). By default, WordPress displays the title […]

Why You Need a CDN for your WordPress Blog?

One of the most important parts of building a blog/website is to optimize the page loading speed. There are so many ways, but we have stressed a whole lot about using CDN. In this article, I will explain in detail the CDN and why the CDN helps your blog increase the security and speed of […]