Last week, we were able to work out a deal with one of the biggest Content Delivery Networks (CDN) known as MaxCDN to accelerate WPBeginner’s load time. Earlier this week, we made a few changes to WPBeginner in terms of site optimization.
While working on our client’s site, the design’s width would not allow us to keep the long titles to be displayed on the homepage. After searching the web for options, we came across several plugins that would truncate WordPress titles, but they would do it sitewide whereas we only wanted it on the homepage. In this article, we will share with you how you can truncate WordPress Post Titles with PHP.
Earlier today, Twitter announced their official Tweet Button. In this article, we will share how you can add twitter’s official tweet button in WordPress.
In this article, we will show you how you can show home page link under the pages widget in WordPress 3.0 menu system. This is something that all theme developers should have in their WordPress 3.0 compatible themes.
To prevent duplicate content, improve site load time, and for better SEO many bloggers have started to use post excerpts. Excerpts are mini-descriptions of the posts shown on the main blog page, category pages, and archive pages. You can see a live example by visiting any of our categories. But if you notice, our read more button is added on a separate line from the excerpt text. In this article, we will show you how to automatically add a read more link in WordPress Excerpts.
The Twenty Ten theme only comes with one default menu, which is included in the header. However the theme also supports multiple menus, thanks to the use of register_nav_menus(). Here’s a quick tip on how to take advantage of this function and add a second menu to the Twenty Ten theme.
By default, WordPress Search feature displays published posts and published pages in search results. Often when users are looking for something in a blog, it is most likely a post rather than a page. In this article, we will show you how to make your search more relevant and less crowded by excluding pages from WordPress search results.
Social media buttons are being replaced by the share count widgets such as tweetmeme retweet widget, digg counter, facebook share and more. In this article, we will show you how you can add different social media share count buttons in WordPress.
The Twenty Ten theme comes with eight default headers. Any default header that you set is replaced with the “featured image” of a post. You can only see the new header when viewing that post. In this week’s WordPress Quick Tip we’ll see how simple it is to add additional headers to the Header’s Panel.
This past week, we had a fantastic opportunity to giveway one of the most popular WordPress theme providers, iThemes. We really want to thank Cory Miller (@corymiller303) for helping us orchestrate this giveaway. We are giving away 10 copies of the iThemes WordPress theme, and each of our winners get to choose the theme that they like.