How to Disable and Remove Old Post Revisions in WordPress – WordPress Website Design Article

Occasionally updating or revising a post on your WordPress site isn’t a time-consuming task. It also doesn’t take up a lot of space. However, over time, revisions do start to add up and can eventually take up a considerable amount of space on your database.Whether you’re in a pursuit to free up some much-needed space or prevent the matter altogether, disabling or removing old post revisions from your WordPress site is an available option. Doing either can help reduce database…

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How To Add/Embed A YouTube Video In A WordPress Post or Page (2019) – WordPress Website Design Article

Home / Basics / How To Add/Embed A YouTube Video In A Post or Page Using The New WordPress Editor (2019) By Kevin Muldoon November 26, 2019 Would you like to embed a YouTube video into a WordPress post or page using the new WordPress editor? Then you’ve come to the right place. In this tutorial we will show you how the steps necessary to insert a YouTube video into your content with the new WordPress editor using one of…

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How to Develop a PHP website to get better ranking in Search Engine? – Website Design Article

To improve Google Ranking for any PHP website development project, we generally implement SEO strategies. SEO stands for search engine optimization that helps in ranking your PHP powered website.There is a requirement of consistent application of the Google SEO, and hence, there is constant need to update the sire. Google is one of the most popular search engines which measures and the ranking of the website. You need to use PHP code to update the site.You can follow the SEO…

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Faster WordPress Speeds with Smush Image Optimization – WordPress Website Design Article

A fast loading website has many benefits for both you as a website owner and your visitors. Slow site speeds have been shown to not only hamper the user experience, resulting in reduced conversion rates and higher bounce rates, but it can also negatively affect the position of your website in the search engines results pages. While upgrading to a high-performance web host is a quick and effective way to improve website loading times, there’s also a free plugin you…

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How To Monitor your WordPress Site For Uptime – WordPress Website Design Article

The primary job of your website is to sell your products or services to potential customer or clients. The secondary job of your site is to educate people with your content, none of these can be done when your site is down, in this post I will teach you how to monitor your WordPress site for uptime. People should not be contacting you saying your site is down, you should be the first to know, the first to react What…

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Why We Store Backups Offsite & Why You Should Too – WordPress Website Design Article

We store our maintenance clients’ backups in secure offsite cloud storage, in this post I want to explain why we store backups offsite and why you should too. The Problem That Makes Us Store offsite A lot of the backup plugins available take a backup and then create an archive in the wp-content directory.  The backup is stored in the same place as your website. If the disk your website is stored on crashes, the archive is gone and you…

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How To Start A Lifestyle Blog: Your Step-By-Step Guide – WordPress Website Design Article

Looking to start a lifestyle blog and maybe even make money doing it? That’s awesome! But I know firsthand how overwhelming it can be when you’re trying to start your first blog. You just want to start writing…but before you can do that, you have to deal with all the technical stuff. To try to make things easier and get you on the right path to success, I created this guide tailored specifically to how to start a lifestyle blog.…

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Why WordPress Is Getting Picky About PHP Versions – WordPress Website Design Article

Have you noticed a prompt on your WordPress dashboard about the version of PHP you are running?  In this post I want to talk about why WordPress is getting picky about php versions. Here’s a screen shot of the nag I’m talking about.   Not seeing this nag, then move along, these are not the droids you are looking for. What Is PHP? TLDR: It’s the underlying scripting language that WordPress is built upon I’ve grabbed this description from the…

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Automate Your WooCommerce Marketing With Mailchimp – WordPress Website Design Article

You are here: Home / How To / Automate Your WooCommerce Marketing With Mailchimp February 7, 2019 By Neil Matthews In this video post I show you how to automate your WooCommerce store marketing with Mailchimp. Do this work once to bring back customers to your WooCommerce store, up-sell more products and recover abandoned carts. Links in Video emilianofelicissimo Flickr via Compfight cc <!– — Filed Under: How To Reader… This is only a snippet of a WordPress Website Design…

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How To Customise Your WooCommerce Checkout Fields – WordPress Website Design Article

In this video I talk about how to customise your WooCommerce checkout fields.  These are the pieces of information collected on your WooCommerce checkout page. If like me you sell virtual products, all of the physical delivery details are not required and may add to cart abandonment.  I suggest you trim the fields that are not required on your checkout. Video Notes Past the following code in the theme functions file, go to appearance -> editor and open functions.php. You can…

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How to create custom Gutenberg blocks in WordPress – WordPress Website Design Article

How To February 26, 2019 by Will Morris 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 blocks. To do so, you’ll need to know at least a bit about coding, but the process…

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The 2 Features That Impact Whether Shoppers Buy From Your Store – Website Design Article

Blog > Business Website Tips > These Two Features Often Determine Whether Visitors Will Buy From Your Online Store…. Or Not Let’s play a guessing game. If you had to guess what consumers rank as THE most critical feature they consider when making online purchases, what would your guess be? Cheapest price?Best photo?Fastest shipping?Best selection? Nope. A study by Oracle and the E-tailing group found that online shoppers rank free shipping the hands-down, number one feature that impacts their buying decisions. In…

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How To Customise Your WooCommerce Checkout Fields – WordPress Website Design Article

In this video I talk about how to customise your WooCommerce checkout fields.  These are the pieces of information collected on your WooCommerce checkout page. If like me you sell virtual products, all of the physical delivery details are not required and may add to cart abandonment.  I suggest you trim the fields that are not required on your checkout. Video Notes Past the following code in the theme functions file, go to appearance -> editor and open functions.php. You can…

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Automate Your WooCommerce Marketing With Mailchimp – WordPress Website Design Article

You are here: Home / How To / Automate Your WooCommerce Marketing With Mailchimp Neil Matthews / February 7, 2019 In this video post I show you how to automate your WooCommerce store marketing with Mailchimp. Do this work once to bring back customers to your WooCommerce store, up-sell more products and recover abandoned carts. Links in Video emilianofelicissimo Flickr via Compfight cc Filed Under: How To Reader Interactions !function(f,b,e,v,n,t,s) {if(f.fbq)return;n=f.fbq=function(){n.callMethod? n.callMethod.apply(n,arguments):n.queue.push(arguments)}; if(!f._fbq)f._fbq=n;n.push=n;n.loaded=!0;n.version=’2.0′; n.queue=[];t=b.createElement(e);t.async=!0; … This is only a snippet…

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Integrated Video Tutorials Joins the WordPress Gutenberg Party – WordPress Website Design Article

The Integrated Video Tutorials plugin now has four new white label how-to videos for helping your clients quickly get up-to-speed with Gutenberg, the new block editor for WordPress. Integrated Video Tutorials 1.6 joins Hustle, Forminator, and Smush in our collection of plugins with special integrations for the new WordPress editor. API Connected Video Tutorials for WordPress Did you know our members have access to a full library of unbranded WordPress how-to video tutorials that integrate directly into the WordPress dashboard?…

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How To Backup A High Volume WordPress Site – WordPress Website Design Article

In this post I’m going to tell you how to backup a high volume WordPress site in an effort to minimise data loss in the event of a catastrophe. Normal Backups The majority of sites I work with only need a daily full backup.  My team and I take a backup at a quiet point during the day, normally 3am in the morning If you blog once per day and collect a hand full of leads in your contact form…

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How to Make a WordPress Website – WordPress Website Design Article

Home / Basics / How to Make a WordPress Website – In Just One Afternoon – Step by Step (2019) By WinningWP Editorial January 26, 2019 Yup, we’ve made another huge one-hour video: A step-by-step beginner’s guide to creating a WordPress website in 2019 – from scratch! From how to buy a domain name, to buying hosting, installing WordPress, securing your website, finding and installing a theme, choosing some of the best WordPress plugins available (including Yoast for SEO, Ninja…

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8 Steps to Taking Over an Existing WordPress Website – WordPress Website Design Article

As a WordPress freelancer or agency, you will have two types of clients: Those who need a new site, and those who have a site that needs management. It is this second type of client that needs a special type of attention. On the surface, an existing site in need of maintenance is a gift. No development or build needed; just check the dials on schedule, be ready if anything goes awry, and bill the client. Well, of course, this…

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