November 19, 2013

Training materials

Colorado State Library Training Material


Adding users


Using forms


Menus


Mantra Theme – Part One


Mantra Theme – Part Two


Shortcode for Columns in Mantra Theme

WordPress Tutorials from Around the World


Weak passwords leave your site vulnerable. WordPress sites with more than one user should enforce a "strong password" policy for better security. To help with this, check out Password Policy Manager. It is a CHOICE WordPress plugin that makes it easy to define a strong set of password requirements for your site's users. Easy to use and provides a robust set of features. Check it out. Direct link to article | View post at DigWP.com [...]
Tue, Sep 18, 2018, Continue reading at the source
I think many WordPress users probably underestimate the amount of data that is made available via the REST API. Just about everything is available to anyone or anything that asks for it: posts, pages, categories, tags, comments, taxonomies, media, users, settings, and more. For most of these types of data, public access is useful. For example, if you have a JSON-powered news reader, it can basically replicate your entire site structure virtually anywhere. But that [...]
Mon, Aug 27, 2018, Continue reading at the source
Super useful plugin from Pieter, to help restore WordPress closer to its foundational philosophy of "Clean, Lean, and Mean". Lean WP disables LOTS of potential bloat like Emojis, REST API, Embeds, XLM-RPC, et al. Pieter also offers some other great plugins. Direct link to article | View post at DigWP.com [...]
Sat, Aug 25, 2018, Continue reading at the source
It's happening: WordPress is being forked. Meet ClassicPress. The original, Gutenberg-free WordPress publishing platform. Direct link to article | View post at DigWP.com [...]
Wed, Aug 22, 2018, Continue reading at the source
Have you launched a new website recently? Well if you had an old website, chances are that the search engines are still trying to direct people to your old URLS and if you haven't setup redirects properly, all that traffic is now being sent to dead links on your website. (404 Error Pages) Fortunately, there... » [...]
Fri, Aug 15, 2014, Continue reading at the source
There are many topics up for debate when it comes to website design and what really needs to be focused on. One thing that everyone can agree on is that having a mobile responsive website design is absolutely essential so that your potential clients and customers can consume your website content easily from a mobile... » [...]
Fri, Jul 25, 2014, Continue reading at the source
In this wordpress tutorial, I will demonstrate how to change the WordPress login URL for your website. The main reason to do this is for security reasons. Most of the time when a website is hacked, it's because someone was able to get to the website's login page and use a program to guess your... » [...]
Thu, Jul 17, 2014, Continue reading at the source
In one of the relatively recent updates to WordPress, adding padding to images within WordPress. I know…WHY!!!! But please, don't shoot the messenger. Although I am confident that WordPress will patch this in an update sooner or later it is still very frustrating when you need to work with it now. Luckily there's a workaround... » [...]
Thu, Jul 10, 2014, Continue reading at the source