Original Article from WPMU DEV
modifying the functions.php is a futile task. Any time a plugin or theme updates, the functions gets rewritten and your code is removed.
Here’s the alternative approach Continue reading “Creating a WordPress Plugin for Custom PHP Functions”
If the functions.php fails for some reason (i.e you duplicate functions within the main PHP file and those entered through a plugin for applying custom PHP code – for instance the “My Custom Functions” Plugin) Continue reading “How to modify the Functions.php file through cPanel”
So we recently published an article on the membership site business model, providing insight into how this model can move you towards the “infinite hourly rate” (IHR).
Here’s the article if you missed it
We’ll be taking on the challenges in building a membership site one-by-one, and documenting the process along the way.
Right now we’re in the planning phase so that’s what will be covered off first. Continue reading “Case study: Steps to build a membership site from scratch”
Here’s a list of plugins to use for an Affiliate Marketing website. This list of plugins is probably applicable to a whole host of website types, but there will be a few that are specific to affiliate sites, and specifically Amazon Affiliate sites.
I’ll also explain what the purpose of that specific plugin is within the context of building, running and maintaining the site. It’s always good to know why the hell you’ve actually got a plugin on your site!
Bonus addition: Step by Step setup guide with all resources required to setup an Amazon Affiliate Site provided at the end of the article! Continue reading “List of Plugins for an Affiliate Website and What Functions They Serve”
Social Media Posting directly from WordPress isn’t magic, it’s systematic. But this whole subject makes me raise the question of “Why?” What exactly are you trying to achieve with the posting tools and automation you put in place?
I believe there are a few things that you could be trying to achieve. By looking at each, we should be able to find a match between problem and solution. Continue reading “Social Media Posting and WordPress Websites: Tools and Automation”
Different from subscribe popups, call to action popups are all about redirection.
Funnily enough, many email subscribe popups don’t offer this decreased functionality. So here’s our selection of plugins for call to action popup. Continue reading “Call To Action Popups For WordPress”
Should you need uninstall WordPress for any particular reason, the steps can get quite in depth and technical. You’ll need to familiarise yourself with your File Manager and the My SQL Databases section of your CPanel, but this isn’t too difficult in reality.
You should only need to do this once in a blue moon, therefore it’s not something you’re going to get familiar with. So here’s a quick cheat sheet guide on the steps to take to perform an uninstall of WordPress from your hosting account. Continue reading “Uninstalling WordPress for a Fresh Install of… WordPress!”
Time is always pressured, and the ability to break a task such as building a brand new website into bite-sized chunks is essential. This is where staging sites come in, or temporary domains, or reference domains, or sub-directories, or sub-domains…. You’re potentially starting to get the picture here that this is about as clear as mud in most cases. Above all else, it comes with an overall feel that someone with more coding knowledge should really be dealing with it!
I’ve looked at a number of guides out there with a focus on “Ease of Implementation” and found a few good step by step instructions. Continue reading “How to build a new WordPress site while the old site is live”
As with all product launch or keyword ranking methods there are specific actions and steps that are required to achieve the end goal of an increase in rank. Beyond the technical steps, there are also the principles and nuances that move you from taking action, to taking action correctly and effectively.
This article provides the step by step actions required to setup a promotion and distribute single use coupon codes through AMZ Coupon Server, a WordPress Plugin for your very own website. Continue reading “How to set up an Amazon Promotion using AMZ Coupon Server”
WPMU DEV appear to have a lot of things covered in their free plugin offering.
Even without their membership there’s a lot of value to be gained, but it also makes considering their membership worthwhile.
This blog article from WPMU DEV does a neat job of explaining how their range of plugins fit into your plugin-mix Continue reading “WPMU DEV and their free suite of plugins”