Craig Buckler, Apr 21
How to Take Control of Page and Post Revisions in WordPress
WordPress records a copy of every post revision so you can revert to earlier versions. That can be useful but is it affecting your database performance?
Adrian Try, Apr 20
A Review of SiteGround's Migration Service
The SiteGround technical support team will migrate your WordPress website for free. Adrian Try decided to take them up on the offer. Here's how it went.
Jeff Smith, Apr 20
Understanding "The Loop" in WordPress
Do you constantly hear WordPress devs talking about "The Loop", but you're not entirely sure what that is, or how to use it? Take a look!
Adrian Try, Apr 11
How to Migrate Your WordPress Site to A New Hosting Provider
Are you ready to switch to a different web hosting provider? How do you move your WordPress site over? Adrian Try gives you the options.
Jeff Smith, Apr 05
WordPress Version Control with Git
You WordPress site should be version controlled! Take a look at using Git with WordPress, try out VersionPress, or investigate your host's Git options.
Adrian Try, Apr 05
Your Regular WordPress Maintenance Checklist
A well-maintained website runs like clockwork. Keep on top of your maintenance schedule with Adrian Try's WordPress Maintenance Checklist.
Jeff Smith, Apr 04
Why Staging Environments Are Critical for WordPress Sites
WordPress is so easy to work with that it can be tempting to indulge in cowboy coding. Jeff Smith explains why you should use staging environments anyway.
Craig Buckler, Mar 31
How to Synchronize WordPress Live and Development Databases
Developing WordPress themes and plugins on a local server can be problematic if it doesn't match your live system. Craig discusses synchronization options.
Craig Buckler, Mar 29
7 Ways to Make WordPress Simpler for Users
Despite being one of the easier Content Management Systems, WordPress can be bewildering for some users. Fortunately, the experience can be simplified.
Jeff Smith, Mar 29
5 WordPress Plugins for Backups and Migrations
It's not hard to backup or migrate your WordPress sites - there are so many amazing choices, there's no reason you can't get it done quickly and easily!
Jeff Smith, Mar 22
Managing WordPress Updates with InfiniteWP
If you manage updates and backups for multiple WordPress sites, InfiniteWP can provide the leverage you need to be more efficient at multi-site maintenance.
Craig Buckler, Mar 22
How to Create WordPress MySQL Databases on cPanel
Craig's simple tutorial is for anyone who's ever struggled to install a WordPress MySQL database using cPanel. That's everyone, right?!
Craig Buckler, Mar 15
10 Features to Look for in a Premium WordPress Theme
Craig Buckler looks at ten considerations to help you make the best choice when purchasing a premium WordPress theme.
Sally Wood, Mar 10
The Best WordPress Photo Plugins for Photographers
Sally Wood shares a collection of some of the best and most trusted photo plugins, to save you wading through the multitude of choices available.
Design & UX
Alex Walker, Mar 08
Introducing Portfolio WordPress Theme – and the Design Decisions Behind it
Good design comes down to 3 or 4 fairly simple decisions at the beginning of a project – and then just carrying them through.
Collins Agbonghama, Mar 02
Adding Meta Boxes to Post Types in WordPress
We’ve covered adding custom meta boxes to WordPress previously, now we'll move on to explaining their relationship and integration with post types.
Chris Burgess, Feb 24
Quick Tip: Create a Simple WordPress Gallery in 5 Minutes
A quick walkthrough on how to create an image gallery in a few easy steps, utilizing the native 'Create Gallery' functionality in WordPress.
Jérémy Heleine, Feb 17
An Introduction to WordPress Permalinks
In this article, Jérémy Heleine provides an introduction to permalinks, so that you’ll be able to choose the best type for your WordPress site.
Chris Burgess, Feb 10
WordPress SSL Plugins to Make Switching to HTTPS Easier
Chris Burgess covers several useful WordPress SSL plugins and testing tools to help make your switch to HTTPS hassle free.
Tahir Taous, Feb 09
How to Customize the SitePoint WordPress Base Theme
In this tutorial, Tahir Taous explains how to create a child theme and modify the new SitePoint WordPress Base Theme.
Chris Burgess, Feb 07
How to Backup and Secure WordPress with Jetpack
Automattic has integrated VaultPress into Jetpack and given the plugin new security features. Chris Burgess walks you through them.
Ian Chandler, Jan 30
9 WordPress Plugins to Help Get More Social Shares
Ian Chandler shares 9 WordPress plugins that will help you leverage the power of social media to get your content shared over and over again.
Jason Daszkewicz, Jan 24
WordPress Multilingual Plugins to Level Up Your Global Reach
Increasing global reach is something every developer and website owner should consider. Jason Daszkewicz covers the top multilingual plugins available.
Charles Costa, Jan 23
Boost Your Brand by Turning Your WordPress Blogs into eBooks
Publishing your own eBooks can seem daunting, however WordPress' versatility makes eBook creation easy by using existing content and off-the-shelf plugins.