How to send mail via SMTP on WordPress sites

How to send mail via SMTP on WordPress sites

Email delivery  is an issue faced by almost every WordPress site these days. Mail services like Gmail, Yahoo etc have tightened the spam filtering mechanism to filter spam. In this post I will explain and go through steps to set SMTP to send mail via a WordPress plugin. It will greatly help in delivery of email in mail boxes. What is SMTP? SMTP is a standard or protocol to send and receive emails. SMTP stands for Simple Mail Transfer Protocol. Send Mail via SMTP There are many plugins in WordPress…

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Show hindi articles in your WordPress blog

Show hindi articles in your WordPress blog

You are getting strange characters while writing posts in WordPress in hindi or indic languages like Marathi,Gujrati etc ? I am going to show you a shortcut for WordPress installation to make it display Hindi or other Indic fonts correctly. Method 1 Here are steps for this shortcut: 1.Go to root directory  of your WordPress  installation,there will be a file named wp-config.php make a backup of it. 2. Now open it in any text editor. When you go through line 30-40 then you got following line </p> <p>/** Database Charset to use in creating…

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Why you should use WordPress as a base CMS for sites and blogs

Why you should use WordPress as a base CMS for sites and blogs

WordPress is widely used by designers  and developers alike. It is so easy to use as a content management system that any novice can learn in few hours and start posting. I am highlighting few points here.. WordPress is Open Source Software. You can download it and modify according to your needs or just for fun. You don’t have to pay for it. 27% of all sites available on web are made using WordPress. From small blogs to large traffic intensive site, all uses WordPress. WordPress has powerful features. You…

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WordPress: Include Template Tags

WordPress: Include Template Tags

WordPress include Template Tags work same way as PHP include(). These tags include other template files and execute their HTML or PHP code. Template Tags can pass parameters and it enable us to use multiple template tags for different purposes. Let’s look at these Template tags: Header Include tag </p><br /><br /> <p><?php get_header(); ?><br /><br /><br /> 0 1 2 <?php get_header(); ?> Header include tag get_header(). includes header.php from current theme. If you are using it in Child theme, it includes child theme header.php if available. Otherwise parent…

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WordPress Journey

WordPress Journey

WordPress have been evolving from a simple blogging tool to a complete CMS and Web Application framework. The beauty of WordPress is that you don’t need to be a tech geek to use it. It has easy to use admin interface and a famous 5 minute installation. WordPress latest version is 4.9.7 . It is quit easy to find a web host to host your WordPress website. Nearly 30% of all websites run on WordPress.

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