The Best and Most Essential WordPress Plugins

WordPress is an extremely versatile platform that has come a long way from just being “blogging” software. The greatest thing about it is that the user does not need to know how to write any code whatsoever. But, you probably already knew that. Which means you probably already know that simply by installing a plugin,…

How To Install WordPress with XAMPP

WordPress and XAMPP on your Windows Computer. A while back I wrote a tutorial describing how to install and configure MAMP for the Mac computer in order to run WordPress on your computer. This is a great way to develop your website or blog. It allows you to try things out and get your website…

How To Find a WordPress Post ID

Help! What is my WordPress Post ID? Older versions of WordPress used to display the Post ID in the Dashboard. Since then, this feature is no longer available. Why? I have no idea. But fortunately there are a couple of alternate ways to find the Post ID. For the average user of WordPress this number…

How To Make Custom WordPress Menus

I Want Custom Menus!   So, you’ve just set up your WordPress site and probably have a great theme to go along with it that’s absolutely perfect, almost. It’s hard to find the perfect theme that meets all of our expectations. One of the great things about WordPress is that it can be totally customized.…

How To Fix WordPress Theme

Help! My WordPress Site is Broken   So, you’ve downloaded WordPress and successfully installed it. Now you are excited about building your blog and getting everything set up. You’ve probably been perusing all the available themes for WordPress and have been trying them out trying to find the right look for your blog. This can…