How do you create a custom page template in WordPress?

This was one hell of a rabbit hole that took me hours due to no programming experience. However, I followed the directions in this link, and hurray, I achieved what I wanted. Please note, after uploading the custompage.php file, I used the text editor in my Cpanel file manager to add the codes, not ftp. (more…)

THREE ways to install WordPress Themes and Plugins

To install WordPress themes and plugins is a very simple task. There are almost three ways or methods of installing a plugin or theme. WordPress themes and plugins can be downloaded from the WordPress repository here. There are three ways to install WordPress Themes and Plugins. THEME To activate a theme follow the following steps: (more…)

How to Install WordPress In a Local Environment

To install WordPress in a local Environment can sometimes be a bit tricky. This is a step-by-step guide to help through. When starting your WordPress development for the first time, it’s not advisable to start doing so live, especially in Nigeria. The data rates in this part of the world are very high. So by (more…)

How to set up local WordPress Development Environment

WordPress, like other website development software, requires a server to function to set up a local WordPress Development Environment. The popular ones out there are XAMPP & WAMP for windows and LAMP for Linux. In this tutorial, I will walk you through installing XAMPP for windows. The steps are almost similar for both, so whichever (more…)

Set your country code as default in Caldera forms?

For instance, we reside in Nigeria and sell our services to consumers. So our phone number fields on our forms should naturally read +234, right? Strictly follow these steps in this post to set your country code as default in Caldera forms. Please note it is not advisable to make edits to your theme files (more…)

How do you turn on comments on your WordPress site?

To turn on comments on your WordPress site is pretty easy, right? But what if you log into your WordPress dashboard, and you go to settings, discussions to turn it on, but still, your site is not displaying your comments box at all. What do you do? Check your current theme options. Yes, you heard (more…)

How do you learn WordPress?

First, you need to know exactly what about WordPress you want to learn. Is it Self hosted WordPress or How do you learn WordPress? Perhaps you should first ask yourself what you want to do with WordPress? Whichever way you decide to go, it’s excellent to understand the basics and figure out how do (more…)

How Do I Change my Tagline and Title on my WordPress site?

“Tagline and Title” on a WordPress site show what the website will be based on and serve as a summary of your content. As an introduction, that’s the first thing the audience will look at on your website. The more it is pretty oriented, and better it is. Before diving in, what is a “tagline”? The (more…)

How do you set up a redirect page on your WordPress website?

While working on a charity website, I could not change the plugin’s donations form page url to my preferred word. I wanted to set up a redirect to another page on my WordPress website. A quick search and I stumbled on this guide from wpbeginner, which fixed this headache for me with 3 clicks. Below (more…)

WordPress News, Hacks, Tips & Tricks Compiled just for YOU!

Knowing some rules, tips, and tricks in WordPress is essential for their users. It’s obvious in this century that technology is the melting pot of all inventions. With our blog for WordPress News Tips & Tricks Compiled, you learn a lot about technology and WordPress software. WordPress is an application that allows you to build (more…)