About Michael Scott

Michael Scott has been working with WordPress themes and websites in varying capacities since 2007. It was mainly as a project manager where he quickly developed a love for their simplicity and scalability. As a strong advocate of all things WordPress, he enjoys any opportunity to promote its use across the Interweb and here on WPHub.com

Here are my most recent posts

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It is always good practice to have testing environment installed locally where you can access it with out internet connection. It can be a real life saver if your internet connection slows down or is lost completely as you can continue to work on modifying your WordPress site in your test area and then update your live site later. This tutorial will show you how to install WordPress locally. It may seem daunting at first, but as you shall soon see, it’s actually very easy and it will give you a controlled environment to work on themes or plugins. XAMPP […]

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Themes control how your website looks and how content is structured. Even if you are not a designer, it is important for to understand how themes work in WordPress. This tutorial will walk you through the “Appearance” section of the WordPress admin area and show you how to make basic customizations to your website. After installing WordPress and configuring your website settings correctly, the next step is to set up your theme. It is best to configure your WordPress theme before activating plugins on your website. You can then choose plugins that complement your theme. The configuration of your WordPress […]

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We have teamed up with the good people at PixelKit to give away FIVE annual membership subscriptions to our readers! The five winners will each be given a free subscription for an Annual Membership Account at PixelKit.com PixelKit is the ideal solution for any web designer. They have literally thousands of different graphics to choose from, and they are completely specialized for UI kits. That means every graphic you get from PixelKit includes everything you could possibly need, including navigation controls, app screens and much more. Browse their catalog for icons, buttons, sliders, and any other graphic you might need. […]

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This is the best giveaway we have had at WPHub yet. We have teamed up with our good friends at Elegant Themes to give away 3 Lifetime Accounts to our followers valued at $249 each and it includes their newest theme Divi Theme. If you don’t know about Elegant Themes you can check them out here. They offer some the most beautiful premium WordPress themes in the world. You can also check out their newest theme Divi on YouTube: This is a very simple contest to qualify for and 3 lucky people will win a Lifetime Account to Elegant Themes. […]

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Now that the new year has come to pass, it is time to focus on upcoming WordCamps that are scheduled to take place beginning this weekend. Each camp is set to take place in a different country with two in Europe, one in North America and the other in Asia. The action will kick off this Friday, January 17th, in Phoenix (Arizona) with an unusual three-day event that will feature everything from workshops to parties. The official WordCamp Phoenix website even offers a separate section for kids that want to get involved with or would like to be introduced to […]



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