Upgrade and update WordPress automatically without using FTP

Update Wordpress via FTP

In some cases, you are not able to update/upgrade your WordPress and plugins to a newer version without providing your FTP connection information. This is a common issue whereby the WordPress system can’t write to your /wp-content folder directly.

How to Create Custom 404 Page in Genesis Theme

How to Create Custom 404 Page in Genesis Theme

A 404 page is what a user sees when they try to reach a non-existent page on your site (because they’ve clicked on a broken link, the page has been deleted, or they’ve mistyped a URL). A 404 page is called that because in response to a request for a missing page, webservers send back […]

How to modify or remove Genesis Theme Footer credit links

Customize Genesis Theme Footer

How to exactly modify or remove genesis footer credit links. If you use Genesis theme framework for your website and have installed any child theme or using just the framework, then you might have noticed that in the footer there is a link back to studiopress website. This link can create some serious SEO problems, […]

How to display More tag and trimmed Excerpt

How to display More tag and trimmed Excerpt

I was working on a wordpress blog posts page, i faced a tricky situation. Many blog users dont like fixed trimmed length content and they want to display their own trimmed versions, using <!–more–> . If the post has <!–more–> tag, display it or if no more tag is present, just display the_excerpt() a trimmed […]

How to Remove the suffix dots in WordPress post excerpt endings?

How to Remove the suffix dots in Wordpress post excerpt endings?

The WordPress Excerpt is an optional summary or description of a post; in short, a post summary. After published your post, the excerpt will be display in RSS feeds (if you choose it’s not display your full post), Search results, Tag archives, Category archives, Monthly archives and Author archives. Don’t confused between excerpt and teaser […]

Making Pretty WordPress Search URLS is better for SEO

Making Pretty WordPress Search URLS is better for SEO

Most people should be using at least some form of pretty permalinking with their WordPress system. It should almost be set as a default these days given the way SEO is. Most would notice when pretty permalinks is enabled and you have a search page, that the URL doesn’t follow the rules. It seems to […]

Disable WordPress Plugin Update Notification

WordPress Plugin Update Notification

WordPress automatically checks for any plugin update and notification are displayed on the plugin page which asks you to view the version change log or update the plugin. “There is a new version of XYZ plugin available”. This message is so familiar to WordPress admin. If you ignore these updates, the notifications can pile up. […]

How to Speed Up and Optimize WordPress

Choose a fast Wordpress Framework or Theme

WordPress, as a platform, is extremely well coded. However, some people mess their WordPress installations up by installing tons of low-quality plugins, choosing an awful web host, and filling their site with heaps of garbage. Even if you don’t do something as stupid as these with your site, there’s still a lot of room for […]