BEFORE YOU BEGIN
Step by Step Guide to Build Your Website (2018)
Are you ready to start your website in 2018? With this new year many people are looking to create their own site and we’ve helped hundreds of people get started with their WordPress sites and we’re here to help you too. In this video we’ll show you the step by step guide to build your website in 2018.
Checklist 11 Things To Do Before Launching a WordPress Site
Are you ready to launch your site? We have made a handy checklist of things you should do before launching a WordPress website. In this video, we will show you our checklist of 11 things to do before launching a site.
How to Start a WordPress Blog The RIGHT WAY - Beginners Guide (Step by Step)
Want to start a blog without making the rookie mistakes? WPBeginner has helped 130,000+ users start a blog successfully.
How to Start a WordPress Site in Less than 10 Minutes (Step by Step)
Starting a WordPress site can be confusing for users just starting out. There is hosted WordPress.org or WordPress.com to decide between as well as how to start setting up the site. In this video, we will show you how to start a WordPress.org site.
Why You Should Always Use the Latest Version of WordPress
Every time a new WordPress update comes out, it can be frightening for some users to update your site. Some users even ask if it is safe to update your site. In this video, we will show you why you should always use the latest version of WordPress.
What is the Difference Between Posts vs Pages in WordPress
If you are new to WordPress it can sometimes be confusing the difference between pages and posts. There are some innate differences that you should probably know about. In this video, we will show you the difference between posts and pages in WordPress.
How to Properly Ask for WordPress Support and Get It
Sometimes asking for assistance can be confusing or frustrating when dealing with WordPress. We understand the frustration of learning but there are some ways to make asking questions easier. In this video, we will show you how to properly ask for WordPress support and get it.
6 Best WordPress Plugins for YouTube Publishers
There are multiple WordPress plugins to help you with YouTube. This will be a list of a few of them. In this video, we will show you 6 of the best WordPress plugins for YouTube Publishers.
How to Easily Check Which WordPress Version You are Using
Sometimes you may need to know which version of WordPress you are using to see if your website is up to date. This helps with certain plugins that require your WordPress to be a specific version or higher. In this video, we will show you how to easily check which WordPress version you are using.
How to Install WordPress Using FTP
Trying to install WordPress with FTP and looking for some help for getting it connected? We’ve helped hundreds of users get stared with WordPress from installing it to the site setup itself. In this video we will walk you through how to install WordPress using FTP.
Beginner’s Guide to Creating Redirects in WordPress
Redirects can seem daunting for new users to fix your links. The most common way to fix these links is to edit your htaccess but there are plugins to do the same. In this video, we will show you how to create redirects in WordPress.
How to Easily Create a Multilingual WordPress Site
Do you want to translate your WordPress site into multiple languages? There are a few ways to go about this. In this video, we will show you how to easily create a multilingual WordPress site.
How to Make a Real Estate Website in WordPress
Making a real estate site can be confusing for a beginner. Luckily there are many plugins, themes, and other resources to help start the site building process such as the AgentPress theme. In this video, we will show you how to create a real estate site.
How to Make a Small Business WordPress Website in 25 Minutes
Creating a website for a small business can be a confusing prospect for someone who is new to WordPress. In this video we will show you how to make a small business website in WordPress.
How to Make a Resumé Website in WordPress
A resume is a good way for you to explain your skills to a potential employer or anyone curious about your skillset. Normally you would email it out as a form but you can also set up a site to show your resume. In this video, we will show you how to create a online resume site in WordPress.
How to Build a Photography Website with WordPress
Building a photography website can be confusing when you are just starting out. This video will help you create a photography website using WordPress step by step no steps skipped.
How to Make a Wedding Site in WordPress
Creating a Wedding site can be a confusing prospect especially when you have so many other things that need to be managed. In this video, we will show you how to set up a wedding site in WordPress.
Basics of Inspect Element With Your WordPress Site
Most modern browsers have helpful and powerful tools like inspect element to figure out common problems. The inspect element tool can be opened with your right click or using the buttons control, shift, and I together. In this article we will show you the basics of inspect element and how to use it with your site.
Default WordPress Generated CSS Cheat Sheet for Beginners
Styling your WordPress elements can be confusing but there is a way to do it. If you are someone who is trying to style a theme or just want to edit the CSS of your theme then you may want to add some things to your stylesheet. In this video we will show you a default WordPress generated CSS cheat sheet for beginners.
9 Most Common Misconceptions about WordPress
There are a few things people think about WordPress that could use some clearing up. Usually these are from what they have heard from others rather than personal experience. In this video, we will talk about the 9 most common misconceptions about WordPress.
How to Properly Move from Weebly to WordPress (Step by Step)
Switching from Weebly to WordPress? Want to properly move your Weebly content to WordPress? We created an easy tool that will help you migrate from Weebly to WordPress.
The best part is that you can do it yourself without hiring any developer or having any coding knowledge.
Most users that start their site on Weebly do it because it was recommended from a friend or they saw a commercial. As you get more versed in blogging, you learn about the limitations of the Weebly platform and want to switch from something more powerful like WordPress. In this video we will guide you how to properly move your website from Weebly to WordPress.
What’s New in WordPress 4 1
WordPress 4.1 was released with a few new improvements and features. Some of these you may want to know about.In this video, we will show you whats new in WordPress 4.1.
How to Install WordPress in Other Languages
Are you wanting your WordPress site to be in a language other than english? Don’t worry, we’ve helped many users fix this problem and install wordPress in another language.
Not everyone speaks English which is why WordPress added the ability to change the language for your site in cases where you start out with one language and can change it for another.
There are over 160 languages currently being translated for WordPress so you can have your site in the language you prefer.
When you first install WordPress there is normally an option to select your language but there are WordPress installers that can choose the language for you.
If your site is already installed there is a second method for changing the language in your settings area.
Should your site need to read in english in the back end we will give you a simple method you can use to have that as the language for your admin area.
8 Reasons to Convert Your WordPress.com Blog to WordPress.org
The quickest way to start a free blog is to sign up with WordPress.com. This is a great starting point but it does have limitations as your blog grows. In this video, we will show you 8 reasons to convert your WordPress.com blog to WordPress.org.
7 Best Live Chat Support Software for Your WordPress Site
A majority of users on eCommerce website users abandon their carts before even checking out. Once reason why is they have questions that they want answered instantly. In this video, we will show you the 7 best live chat support software for your WordPress site.
How to Properly Move Your Blog from WordPress.com to WordPress.org
WordPress.com is a great place to start your WordPress website. After a while however you may want to use a custom theme or install some plugins. In this video, we will show you how to properly move your blog form WordPress.com to WordPress.org.
FIRST THINGS TO DO
Top 10 Most Important Things To Do After Installing WordPress
Once you have installed WordPress it can sometimes feel daunting not knowing the next step. In this video, we will show you the top ten most important things to do after installing WordPress.
How to Remove the Powered by WordPress Footer Links
Do you want to remove the powered by WordPress footer links on your site? Some users want to remove that link to fully personalize their site and it is something that is possible. In this video, we will show you how to remove the powered by WordPress footer links in your themes.
How to Add Underline and Justify Text Buttons in WordPress
There are a few methods for adding the underline and justify buttons in the WordPress post editor. These buttons were removed in WordPress 4.7 but there are ways to add them back. In this video we will show two methods for adding the buttons.
How to Change the Font Size in WordPress
Are you looking to change the font size in your WordPress posts or pages? In this video, we will cover several different ways of changing the font size in WordPress.
How to Add Navigation Menu in WordPress
Do you want to add a navigation menu on your site? There is an easy drag-and-drop menu interface that allows you to create your menus. In this video, we will show you how to add navigation menus in WordPress.
How to Duplicate a WordPress Page or Post with a Single Click
Sometimes you have a need to duplicate a post or a page from your site for a reason. Creating a duplicate post or page allows you to work on it without affecting the existing version. In this video, we will show you how to quickly duplicate a WordPress page or post with all the settings.
How to Completely Remove Comments From Your WordPress Site
Do you want to completely remove comments from your WordPress website? Some websites want to remove comments completely to avoid any issues that they could run into from comment moderation. In this video, we will show you how to completely remove comments from your WordPress site.
How to Remove Numbers from WordPress URLs
Did you ever encountered numbers like -2 or ?p=123 in your WordPress URLs? In this video, we will show you how to remove numbers from WordPress URLs.
How to Easily Add Custom CSS to Your WordPress Site
Customizing the design of your site can sometimes require you go add your own custom CSS in your WordPress site. If you are trying to use FTP to cusotmize the CSS on your site it can sometimes be too confusing for a new user. In this video we will show you how to add custom CSS to your WordPress site.
How to Add an Audio Music Player Widget in WordPress
Do you want an audio player on your WordPress site? There are a some awesome tools available to do this. In this video, we will show you how to add an audio music player widget in WordPress.
How to Setup FAQ Section on Your WordPress Website
When launching a website, you may need to add a FAQ section. This can help reduce questions from your users and customers. In this video, we will show you how to add a FAQs section on your site.
How to Create a Custom WordPress Widget
Are you wanting to create your own custom widget for WordPress? Widgets are tools to let you add elements to any sidebar or widget ready area of your website. In this video we will show you how to create a custom WordPress widget.
How to Add a Contact Form Popup in WordPress
Some sites prefer to have a popup for their forms instead of of having the form on another page. This is helpful for not forcing users to a new page. In this video, we will show you how to add a contact form popup in WordPress.
How to Add a Full Screen Search Overlay in WordPress
You have probably seen on sites when you click on the search icon, the search box opens and covers the entire screen. This can make it easier for your users on mobile devices. In this video, we will show you how to add a full screen search overlay in WordPress.
How to Create a Visual Sitemap in WordPress
Ever wanted to display a visual sitemap in WordPress? A visual sitemap lets you present a hierarchical layout of your different pages. In this video, we will show you how to create a visual sitemap in WordPress without writing any code.
How to Rename the Uncategorized Category in WordPress
If you have wanted to rename the uncategorized category in WordPress then luckily there are two easy ways to do so. There are two methods depending on how you are wanting to do it. In this video we will show you how to rename the uncategorized category in WordPress.
How to Properly Add Your Business Address in WordPress
Do you want to display your business address on your WordPress site? You could just type it in to a text widget but there is a more optimized way for SEO. In this video, we will show you how to properly add your business address in WordPress with a map and other useful information.
How to Properly Setup Google AMP on Your WordPress Site
Are you wanting to set up Google AMP for your WordPress website? AMP will make your website load faster on mobile devices. In this video, we will show you how to set up Google AMP in WordPress.
How to Create a Contact Form in WordPress
Are you looking to add a contact form on your WordPress site? Contact forms can certainly help your readers get in contact with you for any reason that you can imagine. In this video we will show you how to create a contact form for your site as simply as possible.
How to Display a List of Child Pages For a Parent Page in WordPress
There are some ways to display child pages and you may want to show them all together. Be it in a widget, the parent page, or another location in your template. In this video we will show you how to display a list of child pages for a parent page.
How to Create a Custom Page in WordPress
Are you looking to go more in depth in your website’s customizations? Creating your own custom layout and appearance than other pages on your site can make that page all the more striking. In this video we will show you how to create a custom page in WordPress.
How to Display Different Sidebar for Each Post or Page in WordPress
Are you looking to have different sidebars for different areas on your site? Most themes have a sidebar area that will show the same sidebar no matter the page but you don’t always want to do that. In this video, we will show you how to display a different sidebar for each post and page in WordPress.
How to Add Instant Search in WordPress with Algolia
Are you looking to add instant search capabilities to your WordPress site? Many sites use this to give quick previews of their posts to help their users find them. In this video we will show you how to add instant search in WordPress with Algolia.
Manage your WordPress Archives with Smart Archives Reloaded
When most people look at archives they are looking for posts in a specific topic rather than looking for a list of every article. There are a few ways to make the archives page more user friendly and one of them is to use a plugin. In this video, we will show you how to manage your WordPress archives with smart archives reloaded.
How to Update URLs When Moving Your WordPress Site
Moving a site from one location to another is sometimes a necessity but it does force you to go back and fix the links that broke during the transition. Luckily there is a plugin to go in and fix the broken URLs. In this video, we will show you how to update URLs when moving your WordPress site.
How to add a FTP like File Manager in WordPress with WP File Manager
Modifying your WordPress files normally requires connecting with a FTP software to your hosting provider but that is not always simple for some users. There is the option to use a plugin to edit these files like a file manager. In this video, we will show you how to add a ftp like file manager in WordPress with WP-File Manager.
How to Put Your WordPress Site in Read Only State for Site Migrations and Maintenance
Managing a multi-author blog is difficult on its own but once you attempt to update or do site maintenance it gets more difficult. You have to notify everyone multiple times that you are updating and to stop making changes to the site. In this video, we will show you how to put your WordPress site in read only state for site migrations and maintenance.
BITS & BOBS
How to Add Google Search in a WordPress Site
WordPress does come with a built in search engine for your site but it is not exactly optimized. Many site owners work around this by adding Google site search to their WordPress site. In this video, we will show you how to add Google search on your WordPress site.
How to Add or Change Your Full Name in WordPress
Is your WordPress site showing the wrong name on your posts? During the installation of WordPress you are asked to set a username and it is then displayed on your site. In this video, we will show you how to add or change your full name in WordPress.
How to Add a Fullscreen Responsive Menu in WordPress
Every theme has its own way to display menus for your site and some themes do not have a responsive option. There is a way to add a fullscreen responsive menu to any site you have using a plugin. In this video, we will show you how to add a fullscreen responsive menu in WordPress.
How to Link to an Email Address in WordPress
Are you wanting to add an email address to your WordPress site? Adding an email address link to your site can be confusing to new users but we have helped many people add this to their own site. In this video we will show you how to link to an email address in WordPress.
How to Use Icon Fonts in WordPress Post Editor
Icon fonts are vector icons used as fonts and are popular among web designers because they look prettier than bitmap images. They can be resized without losing quality and styled using CSS this is why many WordPress themes use icon fonts. Learn how to use icon fonts in WordPress post editor.
How to Add Feature Boxes With Icons in WordPress
Do you want to add a feature box with beautiful icons to your site? Feature boxes are great for showing selling points of your products and services. It can be a great method for presenting products to new customers.
How to Add a Note to Your WordPress Site
Keeping track of Different ideas and notes that need to be on your site can be difficult. There are tools such as Evernote or Google keep for your ideas but there is also another method. In this video we will show you how to add a note to your WordPress site.
How to Add Special Characters in WordPress Posts
Some sites have trademark, copyright, and registered symbols in their articles for informing users. These are great for sites but as there is no button on a keyboard for these icons it can be difficult for beginners to use them. In this video, WPBeginner shows you how to add special characters in WordPress posts.
How to Create a Mobile Ready Responsive WordPress Menu
Do you want a mobile friendly menu for your WordPress site? Mobile users are getting more popular as time goes on and a mobile responsive menu makes it easier to navigate your site. In this video, we will show you how to easily create a mobile-ready responsive menu.
How to Start an Online Store the RIGHT WAY (Step by Step)
Want to start a online store but not sure where to begin? Watch this video to learn more.
How to use FTP to upload files to WordPress for Beginners
File Transfer Protocol or FTP is a simple way to transfer files from one computer to another over the internet. This is one of the most popular methods that hosting providers or techinal support recommend for editing your site when you are unable to log in.
How to Easily Embed Videos in WordPress Blog Posts
Wonder how people embed YouTube and other videos to their blog posts and pages? In this video, we will show you how to easily embed videos in WordPress blog posts.
Beginner’s Guide to WordPress User Roles and Permissions
WordPress comes with a user role management system that defines what each user role can and can’t do. Knowing these roles is important as your WordPress site grows. In this video, we will show you the different user roles and how to change permissions.
How to Add an iframe Border Around a Video Embed
Do you want to add an iframe border around your video embed? You can use both iframe and oEmbed to add videos in WordPress. In this video, we will show you how to add an iframe border around a video embed.
How to Properly Use the More Tag in WordPress
Do you want to show a summary of your article on your home page with a read more link? WordPress comes with two methods that allow you to do that. In this video, we will show you how to properly use the more tag in WordPress.
How to Setup FAQ Section on Your WordPress Website
Building a photography website can be confusing when you are just starting out. This video will help you create a photography website using WordPress step by step no steps skipped.
How to Remove Visual Editor Mode in WordPress
Do you want to remove the visual editor for WordPress? The visual editor is a WYSIWYG interface that WordPress offers for writing your posts and pages but some users are more comfortable writing in HTML in the text editor. In this video, we will show you how to remove the visual editor in WordPress.
How to Add Beautiful Event Timeline in WordPress
Have you ever wanted to add an event timeline to your site? They can be useful for displaying a timeline of your site but there normally is not a simple way to add this to your site. In this video, we will show you how to add a beautiful event timeline in WordPress.
How to Add Google Calendar in WordPress
Do you want to add Google Calendar to your WordPress site? Google Calendar is a useful scheduling app for your schedule. In this video we will show you how to add Google Calendar in WordPress.
How to Add Featured Video Thumbnails in WordPress
Some sites you may want to have a video as your post’s thumbnail instead of a featured image. Normally WordPress would not allow this to be done but there is a plugin for that. In this video, we will show you how to add featured video thumbnails in WordPress.
How to Add a Featured Content Slider in WordPress
Do you want to add a featured content slider like Yahoo or ESPN? Many popular sites have content sliders to show their latest content but not all themes have a built in slider. In this video we will show you how to add a featured content slider in WordPress.
How to Disable Automatic Updates in WordPress
WordPress can automatically update your website including plugins and themes. Despite the fact they use this mainly for security there is a way to disable this so your site only updates when you’re ready. In this video, we will show you how to disable automatic updates in WordPress.
How to Create a Wiki Knowledge Base Using WordPress
Are you looking to add a documentation section to your site? There are a few ways to add a wiki knowledge base to your WordPress site. In this video, we will show you how to create a Wiki Knowledge base using WordPress.
How to Easily Add Lazy Loading for Videos in WordPress
Videos are great for improving user engagement on your website but it can slow down your site some. There is a way to help prevent this slowing. In this video, we will show you how to add lazy loading for videos in WordPress.
How to Switch From NextGEN to Envira Gallery in WordPress
Are you looking to go off of NextGEN gallery to an alternative? There are many options out there but we will show you Envira. In this video, we will show you how to switch from NextGEN to Envira gallery.
How to Display WordPress Widgets in Columns
Changing the display of your widgets can seem like a daunting task if you do have any coding knowledge. There is a way to show your widgets in columns without any HTML or CSS changes. In this video, we will show you how to display WordPress widgets in columns.
How to Add a Notepad to Your WordPress Dashboard
Are there times that you want to write a quick or simple not for other writers on your WordPress site? While sending an email may be one solution there is another option. In this video, we will show you how to add a notepad to your WordPress dashboard.
How to Put a Stop to WordPress Trackback Spam
Is your site dealing with trackback spam? Trackbacks can become a serious problem for many site owners. In this video, we will show you how to put a stop to WordPress trackback spam.
How to Limit Heartbeat API in WordPress
WordPress Heartbeat API is a great feature to for plugin developers. However it can increase your CPU usage and slow down your site if you are not careful. In this video, we will show you how to limit heartbeat API in WordPress.
How to Improve the WordPress Distraction Free Writing Mode
Do you want to write faster and eliminate the distractions that are in the WordPress editor? WordPress by default comes with a distraction free writing mode but some users feel it could use a few more features. In this video, we will show you how to improve the WordPress distraction free writing mode.
How to Increase the Maximum File Upload Size in WordPress
Depending on the hosting company you can sometimes run into upload limitations for large files. This can be an issue for when you want to upload larger files like audio and video files to your site. In this video we will show you how to increase the maximum file upload size in WordPress.
How to Partially Hide Admin Bar in WordPress
The admin bar contains useful shortcuts for logged in users of your site but it can make viewing your site slightly difficult. There is a way to partially hide it so you still have the ability to use it as needed. In this video, we will show you how to partially hide the admin bar in WordPress.
How to Open External Links in a New Window in WordPress
In WordPress every time you add a link in a post there is the option to open the link in a new window. You can do it manually but there is a way to automate it. In this video, we will show you how to open external links in a new Window.
How to Make Your Videos Responsive in WordPress with FitVids
When you embed a video by default these videos are not responsive on your site. Users visiting your site with a smaller screen size will see video containers of the wrong size. In this video, we will show you how to make your videos responsive in WordPress with fitvids.
How to Fix WordPress Not Sending Email Issue
Sometimes your WordPress will not send emails when you want it to. Mainly for emails from Gravity Forms or another plugin that should be sent but appear to be not. In this video, we will show you how to fix WordPress not sending email issue.
How to Fix WordPress Keeps Logging Out Problem
Have you ever had an issue where your WordPress continually logs you out? Normally the standard troubleshooting steps fix this issue but if they don’t there is another reason this may be happening.In this video, we will show you how to fix WordPress keeps logging you out problem.
How to Send Emails in WordPress Using the Gmail SMTP Server
Are you having trouble sending emails from your WordPress site? One easy way to solve this is by sending emails from WordPress using the Gmail SMTP server. In this video we will show you how to send email in WordPress using the Gmail SMTP server.
How to Find and Replace Text with One Click in your WordPress Database
Are you looking to do a mass search and replace in your WordPress site? Whether it is a url, specific text, or an image you can easily do so by using a plugin. In this video we will show you how to find and replace text in your WordPress database.
How to Setup Automatic WordPress Backup with CodeGuard
Do you want to create a time machine for your website? Having an automatic cloud backup of your WordPress site is the first step in securing your website should anything go wrong. In this video, we will show you how to setup automatic WordPress backups with codeguard.
How to Limit or Disable Automatic Empty Trash in WordPress
In WordPress, when a post is deleted it goes into the trash. By default after 30 days WordPress will automatically delete all trash content permanently. In this video, we will show you how to limit or disable automatic WordPress empty trash feature.
How to Fix Error Too Many Redirects Issue in WordPress
There are many possible errors in WordPress, one possible is a “Too Many Redirects” error. It is a simple error to fix. In this video, we will show you how to fix the too many redirects error in WordPress.
How to Create Custom Taxonomies in WordPress
Most people don’t know that all posts, categories, and tags can be replaced by custom post types and custom taxonomies. In this video, we will show you how to create custom taxonomies.
How to Add Nofollow Links in WordPress Navigation Menus
Many sites like to nofollow all external links on their site. This is normally simple but not for navigation menus. In this video, we will show you how to add nofollow links in WordPress navigation menus.
How to Send Email in WordPress using the Gmail SMTP Server
Having trouble sending and receiving emails from your WordPress site? We’ve helped many users solve this error easily and will walk you through how in this video.
The easy way to solve this is by sending emails from WordPress using the Gmail SMTP server. With this video we will show you how to send email in WordPress using the Gmail SMTP server.
In this tutorial, we will walk you through:
- How to install the Gmail SMTP plugin
- How to add the required settings
- How to set up the Google API
- How to add your credentials
- How to test emails sent from your site
- How to use Gmail SMTP for a second method
By default WordPress uses PHP to send emails which can cause them to be flagged for spam, the simplest method to prevent this would be to use SMTP.
We will be using Gmail for the SMTP which will require you to create an application at the Google Developers Console website:
What we will need to create the API is the Authorized redirect URI found in the plugin settings and with that we will be able to add the final three required settings for the plugin:
- The client ID
- The client secret
- Click the authorize emails using your Google account button
If you do not want to use this method there is a less secure method using SMTP without the API that we will walk you through.
How to Fix the Error Establishing a Database Connection in WordPress
Having an error appear on your WordPress site can certainly be terrifying if you don’t know what caused it or how to fix it. The most dangerous sounding one can be the error establishing database connection which does not even let you log in to your site. In this video, we will show you how to fix the error establishing a database connection in WordPress.
How to Limit the Number of Archive Months Displayed in WordPress
Are you wanting to display your archive months on your site and have been blogging for years? This can cause your archive widget to be quite large but there are a few methods for reducing the size of your archive. In this video we will show you a few ways to limit the number of archive months displayed in WordPress.
What Is the Link to Logout of WordPress
Do you want to manually add a link to log out of your WordPress site? This can be helpful if you are running a membership site to let your users logout and you can add it anywhere on your site. In this article we will show you how to add the logout link to your WordPress website.
How to Fix the Syntax Error in WordPress
A common and seemingly frightening error that users can run into is the Syntax error. This error can prevent you from making any changes on your site and prevent it from even being visible but we’re here to help you resolve this issue without too much hassle.
How to Remove the Sidebar in WordPress
Are you looking to get rid of the sidebar from your WordPress site? The sidebar is the widget-ready area in your WordPress theme. We’re here to help you get rid of that widget area on your site to help make your site look how you want.
How to Create a Donate Form for Nonprofit Organization using WordPress
Are you looking to add a donation form for your nonprofit website then this video should be quite helpful. A WordPress site makes it easy for nonprofits to accept donations on their website. In this video, we will show you how to setup your own custom WordPress donation form.
How to Optimize Your WordPress Database with One Click
Are you looking to optimize your WordPress database? This can feel complicated for a new user but we’re here to make database optimization easier for you. In this video we will show you how to optimize your WordPress database.
How to Create a Multi Page Form in WordPress
Do you have large forms that you are wanting to split between multiple pages? Multi part forms allow you to collect more information without the frighteningly large forms that happen when they are on just one page. In this video we will show you how to create a multi-page form in WordPress.
How to Add a NoFollow Checkbox to Insert Link Section in WordPress
WordPress allows you to open a link in a new window by default but it does not allow you to add rel=”nofollow”. Normally you would need to nofollow each link by editing HTML or nofollow all external links. In this video, we will show you how to add a nofollow checkbox to insert link section in WordPress.
How to Improve WordPress Search with Swiftype Search
WordPress comes with a built in search feature which has room for improvement. This is one of the options to replace the built in search. In the following video, we will show you how to improve WordPress search with Swiftype Search.
How to Fix Missing Admin Bar Issue in WordPress
The admin bar is a great tool for moving between the front and back of your site. The admin bar can sometimes be missing on your site. In this video, we will show you how to fix the missing admin bar issue in WordPress.
How to Show Simple Blog Stats on Your WordPress Site
Do you want to show your visitors your site’s stats like number of posts, comments, users, etc? Thanks to a plugin called simple blog stats this can be done. In this video, we will show you how to show simple blog stats on your WordPress site.
How to Add Title Attribute in WordPress Navigation Menus
Adding something simple such as the title attribute to the menu can seem confusing but we will show you how to add it in this video. The title attribute allows you to provide extra information about a link. It will show a tooltip text when someone hovers over the link.
How to Add WordPress Widgets in Accessibility Mode
Some users are unable to comfortably use the default method for adding and controlling widgets. WordPress does have a method to make the widgets easier to control. In this video, we will show you how to add WordPress widgets in accessibility mode.
How to Add Additional File Types to be Uploaded in WordPress
WordPress normally only allows you to upload the most commonly used file types. You can add other file types using a bit of code. In this video, we will show you how to add additional file types to be uploaded in WordPress.
How to Show Live Preview of Links in WordPress
Some sites show a live preview of links once you mouse over them. To do this they use jQuery to make a popup which can be difficult for a new user to implement. In this video, we will show you how to show a live preview of links in WordPress.
How to Add YouTube Video as Fullscreen Background in WordPress
Some websites use background videos to make landing pages more interesting to visitors. If used carefully, a moving background can be good for grabbing the attention of your visitors. In this video, we will show you how to add a YouTube video as a full screen background in WordPress.
How to Hide a WordPress Page From Google
Sometimes you may want to hide a page from search engines to keep away unwanted users or to protect your privacy. We understand how important this can be and we want to show you how you can hide pages from search engines on your site. In this video we will show you how to hide a WordPress page from Google without affecting your site’s SEO.
How to Add Google Slides Presentations to WordPress
Do you want to show your slideshow presentations on your WordPress site? Google Slides is one of the ways to make it easy for you to create and share your beautiful presentations. In this video we will show you how to easily add Google Slides presentations in WordPress.
How to Add Autocomplete for Address Fields in WordPress
Users have asked us how to add autocomplete for address fields in their WordPress forms. Autocomplete allows your visitors to quickly select an address form suggestions generated in realtime as they type. In this video we’ll show you how to add autocomplete for address fields in WordPress using the Google Places API.
How to Create a Custom User Registration Form in WordPress
Are you looking for a way to allow users to register to your site on the front end? The default method WordPress allows for registering on your site shows WordPress’ branding and can not match your site’s theme. In this video we will show you how to create a custom user registration form in WordPress.
How to Add YouTube Subscribe Button in WordPress
If you have a YouTube channel that you use with your site you may want to use your site to get more subscribers. You may want to display a button to subscribe rather than adding an annotation to your video. In this video, we will show you how to add a YouTube subscribe button in WordPress.
How to Add Interactive Travel Maps in WordPress
If you run a travel site on your WordPress you may want a map to help show where you went. Normally this could be done with Google Maps but there is another option that you may want to explore. In this video, we will show you how to add interactive travel maps in WordPress.
How to Fix WordPress Website Not Updating Right Away
When editing your site it sometimes will not update instantly. This can cause difficulty when trying to view your changes you make on your site. In this video, we will show you how to fix your WordPress website not updating right away.
How to Connect Google Drive to your WordPress Media Library
Google Drive offers free cloud storage to Google account users. With new technology on phones, people can auto upload photos to their drive account. In this video, we will show you how to connect Google Drive to your WordPress media library.
How to Add Remote Media Libraries in WordPress
WordPress is a great platform for video publishers wanting to add their videos to their posts. However you will have to locate the video in another window to copy and paste the url to your site. In this video, we will show you how to add remote media libraries in WordPress.
6 Tips for Creating a Killer Editorial Calendar in WordPress
Running a blog requires continual discipline to keep up with the needs of your site. You need to take an idea from a topic all the way to a scheduled post and possibly dealing with authors. In this video, we will show you 6 tips for creating a killer editorial calendar in WordPress.
How to Add Staff Member Profiles in WordPress with Staffer
There are ways to add a staff member profile in WordPress. One way is to edit some of your files but a easier way would be to use a plugin. In this video, we will show you how to add staff member profiles in WordPress with Staffer.
How to track 404 pages and redirect them in WordPress
It can be challenging to handle redirecting your broken URLs. Luckily there is a way to redirect your links without needing to edit your .htaccess file. In this video, we will show you how to track 404 pages and redirect them in WordPress.
How to Reset Your WordPress Database to Default Settings
You may find yourself needing to reset your WordPress database to it’s default settings. If you are using a local install of WordPress this can be a faster way than reinstalling WordPress. In this video, we will show you how to reset your WordPress database to default settings.
How to Exclude Specific Pages, Authors, and More from WordPress Search
Excluding select results from WordPress searches can be useful for stopping your search from showing what it shouldn’t. There is a plugin to make this process simple for you. In this video, we will show you how to exclude specific pages, authors, and more from WordPress search.
How to Show or Hide Widgets on Specific WordPress Pages
Widgets are great tools for having information on the side or bottom of your page but sometimes you want more control over where they are shown. Sometimes you may want more control over where your widgets are shown that is not part of your theme. In this video, we will show you how to show or hide widgets on specific WordPress pages.
How to Stop Spam Registrations on your WordPress Membership Site
For most blogs comment spam is the largest issue for them to deal with. Rarely are there methods to stop spam signups for sites with free signups. In this video, we will show you how to stop spam registrations on your WordPress membership site.
How to Manage, Track, and Control File Downloads in WordPress
Sometimes a site gives away freebies to their readers and it is becoming a common practice. It would be better if you could track and monitor your downloads more efficiently. In this video, we will show you how to manage, track, and control file downloads.
How to Build a Library Collection and Circulation System in WordPress
WordPress is usually seen as a blogging platform but it has the power to be used for many more uses. There is even a method to manage a library’s collection. In this video, we will show you how to build a library collection and circulation system in WordPress.
How to Add a Currency Converter in WordPress
To do business in the online world it will sometimes will involve multiple currencies. When a user sees a product on your site, they may want to know how much it would be in their currency. In this video, we will show you how to add a currency converter in WordPress.
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