Advanced WordPress Security Tips

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This is a semi-advanced level tutorial on WordPress security measures necessary to protect your WordPress blog or website from various security threats. It is meant as a follow up to the beginner and intermediate level tutorials I have also written on WordPress security measures. Why Use More Advanced Security for WordPress The main reasons for the more advanced security measures are to protect your website from hackers who like to go......

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How To Configure WordPress After Installation

How To Configure WordPress After Installation

WordPress is known for its "Famous 5-Minute Install". Once you have installed WordPress, you need to configure your website correctly before launching it. In this article, I will be showing you how to configure your WordPress website directly after installing it. This tutorial is aimed at those who are new to WordPress; however intermediate WordPress users may pick up some tips that they never knew before. Familiarise Yourself with the WordPress......

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In-depth Guide to WordPress Security

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This is an intermediate level tutorial for WordPress site owners and administrators who are ready to address security concerns on their WordPress website or blog. It is a follow up to my beginner’s level WordPress security tutorial "WordPress Security Tips" . I plan to have an advanced level tutorial follow this one for WordPress developers who really want to lock down a WordPress website with the tightest security possible.......

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Speeding Up a WordPress Website

Speeding Up a WordPress Website

When it comes to building a successful website: Speed counts. Speed counts a lot. Google uses the performance of a website as one of its key factors for ranking a website. Therefore, if your website is slow, you may find yourself listed on page two or three for your most important keywords, rather than page one. It is important to visitors too. KissMetrics reported that a whopping 40% of people......

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How to Migrate a WordPress Website to a New Location

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In today's article, I am going to show you how you can move your WordPress powered website to a new location. Moving WordPress to a different location is a daunting task to many people. I have spoke to many bloggers who were so unsure about the process that they were reluctant to ever move their website. These fears are unfounded. The process of moving WordPress to a new location......

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WordPress Coding Tips to Set your Website Apart

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This WordPress tutorial is for coders and developers looking for ways to set their WordPress blog or website apart from the everyday blog. I will demonstrate how to code and integrate several code snippets into your WordPress website or blog to enhance either the look, functionality or security of your website. Prerequisites In order to follow along in this tutorial, it is expected that you know the basics of PHP, HTML......

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Creating a Custom WordPress Homepage

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This is an intermediate level tutorial for aspiring theme developers. Although I will not go into the finer points of theme developments, I will demonstrate how to create a custom page template that you can add to your current theme. The purpose of the tutorial is to create a customized home page that doesn’t necessarily follow the same theme design as the rest of your site. This is desirable......

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