Category Archives for "WordPress"

A first look at the WordPress Gutenberg Editor

What’s it like to use the WordPress Gutenberg editor for the first time? Follow along as I rewrite a blog post to see how it holds up against my favourite drag-and-drop editor. Changes are often difficult, but they will always come. Like them or loathe them, the changes that come with the new WordPress Gutenberg editor will […]

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How to change the WordPress footer text

How to change the wordpress footer text ​Photo by Tran Mau Tri Tam on UnsplashHow to change the WordPress footer text the right way.The flexibility of WordPress is just one of the many reasons for it becoming – by far – the most used content management system in the world. It’s also partly due to the open source nature […]

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How to deal with WordPress Comment Spam

​How to deal with WordPress Comment Spam What is WordPress comment spam, how do they do it and how can you stop it?I remember when I got my very first comment on a blog. It was flattering; I was beyond chuffed. I was over the moon to think that someone found my site so fantastic that they […]

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Introduction to WordPress caching for beginners

Introduction to WordPRess caching A beginner’s introduction to WordPress cachingThe best introduction to WordPress caching I’ve ever heard goes something like this: Me: “What’s 1,234,567 divided by 9,721?” You: “Er, no idea …”  At this point you take out a phone or calculator and work out the answer. You: “It’s 127!” Quick Navigation Caching explainedThe problem with WordPress […]

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