How to Create a Download Button in WordPress

Do you have a website where you want to offer free digital downloads such as photos, software, e-books, documents, songs, graphics, or any other type of media file? Creating a free download button can really help make the process easier by allowing your visitors to directly download a file.

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How to Create a Sticky/Floating Sidebar Widget in WordPress

A sticky/floating sidebar widget allows your sidebar content to be visible to the visitors even when a page is scrolled down. This is very useful when you want to make certain content accessible to your visitors at all times.

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How to Resolve SMTP Error: Failed to connect to server: Connection refused (111)/Network is unreachable (101)

If you are setting up your WordPress site with a SMTP plugin or using the PHPMailer library for sending email from your web server, you might encounter this SMTP Error: Failed to connect to server: Connection refused (111)/Network is unreachable (101). It’s a common connectivity issue on most shared hosting servers. In this post I will explain the issue in detail and show you how you can resolve it to have a fully functional email/SMTP setup.

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What’s New in WordPress 4.8

WordPress 4.8 “Evans” is now available. It contains a wide range of exciting features such as support for media widgets, improved visual editor experience, new TinyMCE for inline elements, revamp of the dashboard news, visual editing support for the text widget etc. Here is a brief discussion of some of these notable features that got shipped with WordPress 4.8.

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How to disable noopener & noreferrer in the rel attribute of your links in WordPress

I updated one of my older posts today. While I editing one of my links got broken into multiple links. In order to fix it I had to switch to the Text editor. That’s when I noticed that some of my links had a “noopener” & “noreferrer” value in the “rel” attribute. I manually fixed all of them but as soon as I updated the post they all came back.

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Cheapest WordPress Hosting in 2017

I have been doing some research for my WordPress plugin users who are trying to find cheap yet reliable WordPress hosting for their websites. While doing this research I also looked for web hosts that offer the best value for the money. It looks like bluehost is ahead of everyone with their Starter plan. They are offering this WordPress hosting plan for just $2.95/month (including a 50% discount). Continue reading “Cheapest WordPress Hosting in 2017”

How to Embed a YouTube Video in WordPress

If you are running a video/membership site you may need to add a lot of videos to WordPress. Sad thing is most users don’t really know that WordPress offers a really easy way to embed videos into a website. In this post I am going to show how you can embed a YouTube video in WordPress with just a few easy steps.

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Shapely WordPress Theme Review

Shapely is a free WordPress theme that comes with pixel perfect design and a powerful one page functionality. It allows you to add testimonials, portfolio, parallax sections to your homepage as widgets and offers tons of customization options.

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How to Embed a Vimeo Video in WordPress

If you are running a video/membership site you may need to add a lot of videos to WordPress. Sad thing is most users don’t really know that WordPress offers a really easy way to embed videos into a website. In this post I am going to show how you can embed a Vimeo video in WordPress with just a few easy steps.

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