“A WordPress Theme is a collection of files that work together to produce a graphical interface with an underlying unifying design for a weblog. These files are called template files. A Theme modifies the way the site is displayed, without modifying the underlying software. Themes may include customized template files, image files (*.jpg, *.gif), style sheets (*.css), custom Pages, as well as any necessary code files (*.php).” — Courtesy WordPress.org Finding a good theme, which should suite most of the needs of your website, is quite a complex job. An excellent graphical design may not offer good features, while a…
Analytics are an important part of a system to keep an eye on insights. Google analytics for websites and web-apps has become a key player in this race. It gives you tools you need to analyze data for a deeper understanding of the customer experience. Google has made the integration of their analytics software quite easy, that it’s just a matter of copy and pasting the code in the pages of your website. Generally, you have to add the code in every page, you want to track (or analyze, in other words).
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Well, you guessed it right, this post is dedicated to all that information, you will need to get started with the WordPress. You may have read and heard a lot about the importance of online presence. As well as, how cool is building, maintaining and running a CMS (Content Management System) based website. Yes, that’s quite right, it’s cool – especially with the WordPress. For the sake of all that fancy stuff, for a blog post about WordPress, let’s recap a few things you might have learned about it: WordPress is a content management system WordPress is free WordPress is…
Every WordPress site needs some power play to keep up running everyday operations. Plugins play a very important role in this game. Smartly designed software is a key part of all this. Here, we have short-listed a handful of must-have plugins, you may need every then and now. Duplicator – WordPress Migration Plugin Top of the list, specially when you are migrating your site between servers. Either it’s your localhost or an online host. Duplicator gives the ability to migrate, copy, move or clone a site from one location to another and also serves as a simple backup utility. It handles…
With the release of Shortcode Factory 2.5, we are glad to announce that you can now combine several of your short codes in one single template. The template is itself callable using [scf-template] short code from anywhere. Updates Compatibility with WordPress 4.8 Combine different shortcodes in a template and insert Shortcode Template where needed New Short code for Shortcode Templates Post Comments New plugin settings to enable short codes support in “Text Widget” Bootstrap Support Download Shortcode Factory 2.5 from WordPress.
Shortcode factory version 2.4 is a compatibility and UI update (mostly). This packs following updates: Compatibility with WordPress 4.6.1 Improved and enhanced UI for short codes, including main screen. Updated settings page to use WordPress admin native tabs. Removed dependency and usage of jQuery UI. Fixed a compatibility issue in ColorBox, when it is used by other plugins. Changed URL to WPMadeasy Facebook page. Download Shortcode Factory 2.4 from WordPress.
We have just released Shortcode Factory version 2.3. What’s New in v2.3 28 New Shortcodes to create forms, fields, HTML5 form fields, countries and US states lists. Compatibility and performance improvements with respect to WordPress 4.6. Some GUI fixes and improvements. Download Shortcode Factory 2.3 from WordPress.
As you know, the WordPress 4.6 is around the corner and is due release in a day or two max (WP 4.6 Project Schedule). Here’s a quick list of new features: Streamlined Updates Don’t lose your place: stay on the same page while you update, install, and delete your plugins and themes. Native Fonts The WordPress dashboard now takes advantage of the fonts you already have, making it load faster and letting you feel more at home on whatever device you use. Inline Link Checker If you accidentally made a link to an external site as part of your current site…
As you know, Google has made API Keys mandatory for all public APIs – so the Google Maps API Key. The issue arose a few weeks ago and we started receiving complaints about it. Finally, we were able to finish some research and development around it. We’ve just released version 2.2 of WPME Google Maps Plugin, which now supports the Google Maps API Key. Previously it had no option to add your own key, as it wasn’t required at all. But now you can easily grab an API Key from Google Developers, by reading Obtaining an API Key guide. Once you…
We just release version 2.2 of Shortcode Factory plugin, with following updates: New Shortcode: [scf-posts] to output posts of defined post type. Also supports categories and different attributes. Compatibility and performance improvements with respect to WordPress 4.5.1 Some GUI fixes. Find out more about [scf-posts] short code.