There are several derivatives of Linux like Ubuntu, Debian,Fedora,FreeBSD etc.Using a particular derivative may be based on choice of who is using it. All these derivatives at their core has Linux kernel. I particularly like Ubuntu,it is Debian based Linux and it is easy to use.The best thing about it is that it has desktop,notebook […]
Widget Area is a part of a WordPress theme structure where Widgets can be added.Widget area is normally in right side of main content area or in left side of it.It can be created in header area of website,in footer area of website or in the middle of posts.Almost anywhere you want. Widget areas also […]
wpautop is a WordPress filter used by WordPress for formatting of the_content and the_excerpt text. It can be used to format text output of custom text area field as well. By default a textarea removes all formatting in it. wpautop adds paragraph(<p></p>) to output and/or Line break(<br />) based on parameters.
Password protection can be applied to WordPress pages or posts.There is a built in option in WordPress for this.In this article I will go through steps to password protect a page or post or even full site by a single password. Using WordPress built in method 1. Create a page or post in WordPress admin […]
FTP is a frequent method for uploading file to webserver.It makes uploading and organizing file very easy.You need a ftp client for uploading file. Here are steps:- Get FTP Client For login to your ftp server you need a FTP client. I often use Filezilla ftp client and it supports both ftp and ftps protocol.Filezilla […]
XAMPP is a popular PHP,Apache,Mysql development package.I am using it from last 4+ years.It is easy to setup and work with.It has phpMyAdmin to deal with database based applications and CMS. It is good for WordPress too. Here are steps to install XAMPP on Ubuntu from Scratch. 1. Get latest version of XAMPP from Apache […]
WordPress posts and pages can be automatically refreshed using some tweaks in header of the website. Auto refresh functionality can be used in many ways depending upon needs.It can be used in landing pages to redirect to a particular page or posts after a certain interval of time. It can be used in other situations.for […]