WordPress Guides & Tutorials

New to WordPress? Interested in Advanced Website Building?

Then check us out! Catering to both WordPress beginners and professionals alike, our cutting-edge resources have got you covered. Our articles answer your biggest “How-to” questions, with easy to understand step-by-step instructions, helpful tips and tricks, and clear-cut images for those that are visual learners, and they’re published nearly every day.

WordPress currently powers nearly 28% of all websites and is always changing, improving, and advancing. It’s free to use and has thousands of plugins and themes for improved web design, added functionality, and superior user-experience. And best of all, it has an easy user interface meant to make website building a breeze.

Boasting popularity, scalability, security, and extreme flexibility, WordPress is the number one publishing platform available to website owners of all types. In the end, WordPress is designed to be used as a simple blogging platform or a complex content management system that supports online shops, membership sites, forums… the list goes on.

  • How can I build a WordPress website?
  • How do I know which tools, plugins, or themes to use?
  • How can I set my website apart from the rest of the competition?

Questions such as these and more are easily found in our Guides and Tutorials section. Learn the nitty gritty basics about WordPress, such as how to pick a theme, how to customize your site, how to create pages and posts, and even how to make your website mobile-friendly. On the other hand, for those looking for a challenge, expect to learn things like how to install WordPress locally on your computer, how to create a child theme, and how to manage multiple WordPress websites at once.

Save yourself time and trouble, boost your WordPress skillset, and even learn something new and exciting by reading our detailed guides and tutorials. Regardless of your experience, website proficiency, or individual needs, there is sure to be an article that has exactly what you are looking for.

The Latest WordPress Tutorials

Best Video Hosting Options (With Embeddable Players) for WordPress

As the old adage goes, a picture is worth a thousand words. Imagine how valuable a collection of pictures would be.

We live in an era where infotainment is incredibly popular. Be it a product or service, a travel vlog, or a random video, you can watch as many videos as you’d like on any number of sites. From a marketing perspective, it has opened up a whole new venue for communication between sellers and consumers.

How to Get WordPress Support for Your Theme or Plugin

You’re new to WordPress and your site doesn’t seem to be working the way it should. The first thing that crosses your mind is: How do I fix this? You start searching different variations of your query on Google and posting questions on support forums but still aren’t able to find a fix.

Thankfully, there are a number of high-authority sites and forums where you can get support for your theme, plugin, or general WordPress query. Since WordPress is an open-source platform, most of the people behind the scenes helping you out aren’t part of an official WordPress support team.

How to Build an Effective About Us Page for Your WordPress Website

Catching a site visitor’s attention the minute they click on your website is crucial for increased site engagement. After all, if a visitor is not impressed from the start, you cannot expect them to want to continue reading your killer content, subscribe to your newsletter, or purchase your products.

However, do you realize that your WordPress website’s most visited page is typically the About Us page?

10 Best Online Collaboration Tools for Web Designers and Developers

Working together with team members and clients on a project can be difficult. In most cases, a design or development team ends up getting stuck in lengthy email correspondences instead of focusing on the project itself. This is where collaboration tools come in.

Collaboration tools are designed to help smooth out project workflows and make it easier for the team to coordinate with their clients and with one another. In this post, we’ll round up some of the best collaboration tools for both web designers and web developers and highlight their key features.

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The Essential Guide to the WordPress Template Hierarchy

The WordPress template hierarchy is an intricate system that dictates how the WordPress CMS associates a template file with a content type to render your website’s pages. If you’re thinking about creating your own WordPress theme or using a child theme on your website, then you may have to dig into it to get the effects you want on your site.

In this post, we’ll explain everything you need to know about the WordPress template hierarchy, from what it is to how it chooses templates, and we’ll also give you some examples to follow along. By the time you’re done with this post, you’ll have a better understanding of how you can use the template hierarchy in your next project.

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How to Manage and Use WordPress Custom Fields

You know how every blog post you write displays the author’s name, the date it was published, and its category on your feed and article page? What if you wanted to add more custom fields there? Well, you’re in luck! WordPress custom fields lets you do that.

WordPress custom fields are simple bits of blogging functionality that are built into the core software. They allow users to bind custom metadata with their content to enhance its readability and make it more functional. In this post, we’ll show you how you can get started with managing and using custom fields in WordPress.

Let’s put everything into context before we begin!

Your Indispensable Guide to WordPress Caching

As your WordPress website continues to grow, you may notice that its page loading time gradually starts to increase. This can lead to a lower search engine ranking and loss in your website’s traffic. Fortunately, you can install a WordPress caching solution to improve your site’s loading time manifold. Caching allows you to store a static version of your website in the visitor’s browser so that your site loads faster the next time they decide to visit it.

With this in mind, in this post, we’ll cover everything you need to know about WordPress caching and suggest some tools that you can use to leverage caching to its full potential. By the time you’re done reading this post, you’ll hopefully have a better understanding of how WordPress caching works and why it’s a good idea to install a caching plugin on your site.

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The Ultimate Guide to WordPress Slugs

As a savvy WordPress user, you’ve probably heard of WordPress slugs. They’re simple bits of the core WordPress software that have a huge impact on your site’s search engine optimization. And since they’re so seemingly simple, it’s easy to miss out on the benefits they have to offer.

In this post, we’ll cover everything you need to know about WordPress slugs – from what they are to why they’re important. We’ll also go over some of the best practices you should keep in mind when implementing WordPress slugs to get the most out of them.

Let’s get cracking!