WordPress Makes Available 4.8.1 Maintenance Release

WordPress Makes Available 4.8.1 Maintenance Release

WordPress has just made available WordPress 4.8.1, a maintenance release to it’s recent version WordPress 4.8 “Evans. ” This first maintenance release includes 29 fixes and enhancements to help make your WordPress website design more intuitive. Of particular interest...
Looking Back at WordCamp Edinburgh 2017

Looking Back at WordCamp Edinburgh 2017

Last weekend saw the third WordCamp to be held in Edinburgh. Hosted at Codebase in the heart of the city just next to Edinburgh Castle the weekend promised much: beautiful Scottish summers weather, Haggis and Wapuu’s scampering around the foot of the castle and...
Basic Image Editing in WordPress

Basic Image Editing in WordPress

One of the things many WordPress beginners often wonder about is if it is possible to edit an image after it has been inserted into a post or page. Yes, WordPress users may do some simple image editing and also edit image properties once the image is already uploaded....
WordCamp Edinburgh 2017

WordCamp Edinburgh 2017

This weekend we are super excited to be attending, and sponsoring, WordCamp Edinburgh 2017! What is a WordCamp? WordCamps are community driven events usually running for 2-3 days. In the spirit of WordPress they are organised by community members (our very own Iain...
Organizing Website Content in Pages and Posts

Organizing Website Content in Pages and Posts

Keeping your website content organized matters a great deal in terms of: how it affects user experience, and in improving your search engine rankings. A well-organized site helps your site visitors to navigate the website quickly and easily and find the information...
Managing Comments in WordPress

Managing Comments in WordPress

Since it originated as a blogging platform WordPress has good support for comments and discussion on your posts. In this article we’ll discuss how you can manage comments in WordPress, including choosing where to allow them and moderation. How to Enable...
Key Differences Between WordPress Posts and Pages

Key Differences Between WordPress Posts and Pages

One of the things that many beginners find really confusing when creating new content for their website is in using WordPress posts and pages. Posts and pages are two different ways you can publish content on WordPress. They seem to look the same on the website, but...
An Overview of WordPress 4.8

An Overview of WordPress 4.8

This week we are doing an overview of WordPress 4.8 (named Evans in honor of the Jazz musician William John Evans) which was just released at the end of last week. Some updates primarily fix or add features that you only really notice as a developer, but WordPress 4.8...
Right to Left Websites in WordPress

Right to Left Websites in WordPress

While translating your website can be tricky, translating it into a language that is read from right to left can seem even more daunting. The good news is that the WordPress cms has excellent built in support for different languages as well there being a number of...
2 Easy Ways to Change your WordPress Password

2 Easy Ways to Change your WordPress Password

Changing your WordPress password frequently is one of the best ways to keep your website safe and secure. Security “best practice” recommends changing all your passwords every 30 or 90 days. How to change your password You can easily change your password...