Generate WordPress Code Snippets “Magically” with WP Hasty

Generate WordPress Code Snippets “Magically” with WP Hasty

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Dealing with WP code snippets can be a real pain. From custom taxonomies to WP_Query loops, developers are always copy-pasting snippets between projects. With the WP Hasty web app, you can save time and frustration by auto-generating snippets at the click of a button. This free web app offers eight different code generators for common WordPress snippets (with many more on the way!) Read Also: Generate WordPress theme templates with Underscores Components Each snippet follows proper coding standards for WordPress themes & plugins, so you can just copy and paste the snippets with ease. The goal of this site is to help developers create templates for common tasks such as custom taxonomies or unique sidebars without Googling for a tutorial. Each generator has its own page on the site and…
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How to Easily Create a T-Shirt Shop in WordPress

How to Easily Create a T-Shirt Shop in WordPress

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Recently one of our readers asked if it was possible to add an automated T-Shirt shop in WordPress. Ideally a solution where you simply upload the designs and the rest of the process (printing, shipping, etc) are handled by someone else. Luckily there is a solution. In this article, we will show you how to easily create a t-shirt shop in WordPress with Spreadshirt, so you can add merchandising on your blog. Why Build Your T-Shirt Shop in WordPress with Spreadshirt? Spreadshirt is an online store selling t-shirts with custom designs. Anyone can upload their own custom designs and print them on t-shirts as well as other products. You can purchase the products for yourself, sell your designs in their marketplace, or create a shop and sell items with your…
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How to Properly Disable Google AMP in WordPress

How to Properly Disable Google AMP in WordPress

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Do you want to disable Google AMP in WordPress? Many bloggers and websites who jumped on the Google AMP bandwagon are now disabling it for different reasons. The challenge is that disabling Google AMP is not as simple as one would hope for. In this article, we will show you how to properly disable Google AMP in WordPress. Why and Who Should Disable Google AMP in WordPress Accelerated Mobile Pages or AMP is an open source initiative with aim to make the web faster for mobile users and improve user experience. It does so by serving pages with bare minimal HTML and JavaScript. This allows the content to be hosted on Google AMP Cache. Google can then serve this cached version to users instantly when they click on your link…
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Ultimate Guide to Creating a WordPress Membership Site

Ultimate Guide to Creating a WordPress Membership Site

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Do you want to create a WordPress membership site? Due to its flexibility and ease of use, WordPress has become the top choice for building a membership website. In this step by step guide, we will show you how to create a WordPress membership site like a pro (without the coding knowledge). What Do You Need to Start a WordPress Membership Website? Unlike 10 years ago, it’s quite easy to make a website these days. Out of all the platforms and website builders, WordPress makes it the easiest for anyone to build their own membership website and start selling with little to no technical skills. You’ll need the following three things to start: A domain name. This will be your website’s address (Example, wpbeginner.com). A web hosting account. This is…
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Launching a New WordPress Site – Part 2: On-Site Tasks

Launching a New WordPress Site – Part 2: On-Site Tasks

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Launching a new WordPress site involves many different tasks. The first part of this article looked into off-site tasks you need to execute outside of the WordPress dashboard, such as hosting, FTP connection, search engine registration, etc. In this second part, we’ll have a look into on-site tasks you need to accomplish from the administration panel of your WordPress website. Launching a New WordPress Site – Part 1: Off-Site Tasks .no-js #ref-block-post-38228 .ref-block__thumbnail { background-image: url("http://media02.hongkiat.com/thumbs/250x160/launching-new-wordpress-site-part-1.jpg"); } Launching a New WordPress Site – Part 1: Off-Site Tasks While WordPress and other content management systems make launching a new website much easier than before, it's still…Read more On-site tasks mainly involve the configuration of WordPress settings and the installation of plugins and a theme. There are other tasks developers may want…
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How to Disable the Search Feature in WordPress

How to Disable the Search Feature in WordPress

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Do you want to disable the search feature in WordPress? Sometimes your site may not need the search feature and the search form in your theme may interfere with user experience. In this article, we will show you how to easily disable the search feature in WordPress. Why and Who Should Disable Search Feature in WordPress? Many WordPress websites are simple business websites with a few pages. There is also a growing trend of one-page websites with vertical navigation. These websites does not have much content which makes search form a novelty item and not a useful feature. It also gives users the impression that there might be some other information that they can’t see and hence the search option. Removing search feature will clean up your website and offer…
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Launching a New WordPress Site – Part 1: Off-Site Tasks

Launching a New WordPress Site – Part 1: Off-Site Tasks

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While WordPress and other content management systems make launching a new website much easier than before, it’s still not an easy thing to do. This is especially true if you don’t have any programming knowledge and can’t afford a web developer either. There are so many things to pay attention to that even experienced developers can easily forget something important. Read Also: Everything You Need to Become a Pro WordPress Developer This article has two parts: the first one details the off-site tasks (that you do outside the WordPress admin) & the second one shows the on-site tasks (that you do from the WordPress admin). Based on the type of the website, there can be other tasks as well, for instance, if you want an eCommerce store these two checklists…
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Beginner’s Guide: What is a Domain Name and How Do Domains Work?

Beginner’s Guide: What is a Domain Name and How Do Domains Work?

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We are often asked by beginners: what is a domain name and how do domains work? Many of our beginner users confuse domain names with hosting and other services. In this beginner’s guide, we will answer what is a domain name and how domains work. What is a Domain Name? Domain name is the address of your website that people type in the browser URL bar to visit your website. In simple terms, if your website was a house, then your domain name will be its address. A more detailed explanation: Internet is giant network of computers connected to each other through a global network of cables. Each computer on this network can communicate with other computers. To identify them, each computer is assigned an IP address. It is a…
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How to Build an Amazon Affiliate Store Using WordPress

How to Build an Amazon Affiliate Store Using WordPress

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Do you want to build an Amazon affiliate store using WordPress? An Amazon affiliate store allows you to sell products from Amazon.com as an affiliate and earn a commission. In this article, we will show you how to easily build an Amazon affiliate store using WordPress. Getting Started With Amazon Affiliate Store and WordPress Amazon is the largest online store in the world. They also have an affiliate program which pays you a commission on every purchase made by a customer you referred. You can recommend Amazon products on your existing website or create a new Amazon affiliate store to make money online. WordPress with WooCommerce makes an excellent ecommerce platform to build your Amazon affiliate store. WooCommerce already powers millions of ecommerce websites all over the world. To get…
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How to Fix ‘Another Update in Process’ Error in WordPress

How to Fix ‘Another Update in Process’ Error in WordPress

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Are you seeing “Another update currently in process” error on your WordPress site. This error stops you from updating WordPress. Normally, it should automatically go away. But if it doesn’t, then there is an easy fix for that. In this article, we will show you how to fix ‘Another update currently in process’ error in WordPress. Why ‘Another Update in Process’ Error Occurs? This message usually appears when a core WordPress update is running in the background and a user tries to initiate another update process. During the core update process, WordPress automatically sets an update lock option in the database. This database option prevents your from running simultaneous updates on your website. This message is set to automatically disappear in 15 minutes or when the update process has finished.…
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