Category: WP Tips and Tricks

Useful info you might need when using wordpress

Leverage Browser Caching to Speed Up Your Site

Leverage Browser Caching to Speed Up Your Site

How to Fix Leverage Browser Caching – WordPress Solutions Problem: You are worried about site speed and you want to optimize wordpress load time by browser cache. If you need to know how to enable browser caching in WordPress there are number of methods you can use. First, what does it mean and why is …

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Spellcheck Language in WordPress – British English

Spellcheck Language in WordPress – British English

How to change WordPress from US to British English I have English GB wordpress, but my theme has turned it to US spelling, or so I thought. I had installed the British English version of WordPress. I am pretty good at spelling in British English so was annoyed to find wordpress ‘correcting’ me when I …

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WordPress Php Version 7 – should you update?

WordPress Php Version 7 – should you update?

How important is the php version for wordpress? There are several things to consider if you are worried about the minimum requirements of the latest versions of wordpress and php version 7. If you are using a deprecated version of php (no longer updated or supported) it means is that any vulnerability discovered in the …

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Annoying things to overcome in WordPress

Annoying things to overcome in WordPress

Quick Reference when working on a website These are quick queries I sometimes have  because they don’t come up all the time, so I forget how to fix them. I will add to the list when they occur – or turn this into a sub-category of Q&A. perhaps I should add each one as its …

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List of Free WordPress Plugins – Get started with these

List of Free WordPress Plugins – Get started with these

Security, Backup and a way for visitors to make contact are essential for every website, large or small. At the very least, make sure your wordpress site is covered from the beginning. This is by no means a comprehensive list, There are hundreds of plugins and I have a separate page with links to those. …

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How to Enable Zip Archive in cPanel for Backup Plugins and More

How to Enable Zip Archive in cPanel for Backup Plugins and More

Have you: Spent a frustrating time searching, and looking at old instructions on how to enable ‘php Zip’ in Cpanel? The Duplicator Plugin needs Archive Zip Enabled for Backup.  When you click ‘Create’ and you get ‘FAIL‘ and the error tells you you need to Enable PHP Extensions with EasyApache on WHM cPanel, this is …

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How to copy a database in phpMyAdmin

How to copy a database in phpMyAdmin

This tutorial will demonstrate how to copy or duplicate a database in phpMyAdmin.Begin by accessing phpMyAdmin via cPanel . Select the database you wish to copy (by clicking on the database from the phpMyAdmin home screen). You will be in the tab ‘structure’ by default. Once in the database, select the Operations tab. Scroll down …

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