Free WordPress Theme Review – Astrid

Astrid is a popular free theme for WordPress which can help you create an awesome business website easily. Astrid features a wide range of options such as header layout customisation, color options, footer layout options, fonts, full width header image, custom widgets, menus, site branding etc.

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How to Open a Secure YouTube Video in Lightbox

It’s important to be able to embed a secure video when you are running a website in https. Unfortunately, most lightbox plugins are not compatible with https. This leads to various security warnings/mixed content errors in the browser and some modern browsers even block the content. In this article I will show you how you can pop up a YouTube video in lightbox and make it compatible with https.

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How to Embed a Google Document in WordPress

Google Drive allows you to store/backup your documents, photos, videos, and more in a secure cloud storage online. You can access your documents from anywhere, make changes to it or even update it. In this article I will show you how you can easily embed a Google document in your WordPress post/page.

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Gravity Forms Stripe Integration

Gravity Forms Stripe Integration is a free extension for Gravity Forms which allows you to accept credit card payments from your WordPress site. This Stripe Add-on enables Stripe payment gateway in Gravity Forms so you can capture one time credit card payments or setup recurring payment subscriptions.

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How to accept PayPal and credit card payments at your online store

With WooCommerce and PayPal Powered by Braintree solution, you can now accept PayPal, credit card and debit card payments at your store easily. This simple setup is free and will have your store up and running quickly. Your customers can also complete their purchase without having to leave your online store.

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Zerif Lite WordPress Theme Review

Zerif LITE is a free one page WordPress theme designed specifically for creative agencies. It’s responsive, retina-ready and built on BootStrap. It has a clean and modern design which can also be suitable for a photography, freelancer, business, portfolio or a corporate site. Zerif Lite is WPML compatible and it has support for RTL.

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Dynamic Footer Action in WordPress 4.6

The “admin_print_footer_scripts” action hook is the last chance to localize admin scripts; but it is a generic one. If you ever wanted to do something for specific admin pages only, you would either have to hook into another dynamic action, or hook into “admin_print_footer_scripts” and check the $hook_suffix (which is not even passed) yourself.

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What’s New in WooCommerce 2.6

WooCommerce 2.6 “Zipping Zebra” is now available for download after being in development for almost 5 months and receiving 1700 commits from 25 developers. In version 2.6 there has been a major focus on the APIs, shipping and account pages, so there is a lot of stuff for you to explore. Continue reading “What’s New in WooCommerce 2.6”

Top Web Hosts for WordPress Blog Hosting

As you may have heard four web hosts – Bluehost, DreamHost, Flywheel and SiteGround have been selected to be listed on the official hosting page. While this is a good source for new WordPress users to find a suitable web host, I believe the list is a little biased since there are so many better options out there for WordPress blog hosting. Continue reading “Top Web Hosts for WordPress Blog Hosting”