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  Image too Big? How to Crop Images in WordPress?

When you are uploading images from your phone or camera they are usually too big. WordPress...

 12 Vital Tips and Tools to Combat Comment Spam in WordPress

1. Turn on Comment Moderation in WordPress Let’s first make sure that no comment on your website...

 404 Errors and Missing Images

This WordPress error manifests as follows: You visit an existing single post but see a 404 error...

 Best Free FTP Clients

For most users, a free FTP client will totally get the job done, so don’t feel as though you need...

 Changing Wordpress Files' and Folders' permissions

On computer file systems, different files and directories have permissions that specify who and...

 Connection Timed Out

If your site takes a long time to load and finally you get an error that it’s not available, that...

 Disabling PHP Execution in Certain WordPress Directories Using .htaccess File

Most WordPress sites have a .htaccess file in the root folder. This is a powerful configuration...

 Do I Need a Website to Get a Domain Name?

No, you don’t. You can register a domain name without creating a website. To make a website...

 FAQs about Gutenberg – The New Block Editor in WordPress

Since Gutenberg became the new WordPress editor, we have been getting a lot of questions. Here...

 Fix Mixed Content Errors After Moving WordPress to SSL / HTTPS

Mixed content errors are caused by sources (images, scripts, or stylesheets) that are still...

 Fix NET::ERR_CERT_INVALID Error

This error message appears in Google Chrome. Other browsers display this error with a slightly...

 Fix Too Many Redirects Errors After Moving to SSL / HTTPS

WordPress allows you to enforce SSL / HTTPS for the admin area by entering the following line...

 Fix WordPress HTTP to HTTPS Redirect

WordPress will not automatically redirect HTTP requests to HTTPS unless you tell it to do so. If...

 Fixing Mixed Content Errors in WordPress

There are two easy methods that you can use to fix mixed content warnings and errors on your...

 Giving WordPress Its Own Directory

Many people want WordPress to power their website’s root (e.g. http://example.com) but they don’t...

 How To Fix “Failed To Load Resource” Error In WordPress

Why Failed to Load Resource Error Occurs? Failed to load resource error occurs when WordPress is...

 How To Fix “The Link You Followed Has Expired” Error in WordPress

What Causes The Link You Have Followed Has Expired Error? This error usually occurs when you are...

 How to Add Caption below Images?

WordPress allows you to easily add caption for images. After you upload an image, WordPress media...

 How to Add Caption to Images in WordPress

Adding Caption to Images in WordPress The first thing you need to do is to upload an image. On...

 How to Add Default Content in Your WordPress Post Editor

Have you ever find yourself entering the same text in all of your posts? Often people do that...

 How to Add Google Web Fonts in WordPress Themes the “Right” way

Google fonts are amazing free resource for web designers. In WPBv4, we have started using a...

 How to Add Keywords and Meta Descriptions in WordPress

Enable Meta Keywords Support in Yoast SEO Yoast SEO comes with built-in support for description...

 How to Add Nofollow Links in WordPress (Simple Guide for Beginners)

What is a Nofollow Link? A nofollow link is a type of link that tells search engines to not pass...

 How to Add a Background Image in WordPress?

Just like the custom header image, custom background image is also a WordPress theme feature....

 How to Add a Header Image in WordPress?

A header image in WordPress is a theme feature. Many WordPress free and premium themes comes with...

 How to Add an Image in WordPress Sidebar Widget

Adding an Image in WordPress Using The Image Widget The easiest way to add an image in WordPress...

 How to Add and Use Widgets in WordPress

  What are Widgets? Why You Need to Use Widgets in WordPress? Widgets are tiny blocks of...

 How to Add and Use Widgets in WordPress

Adding Widget to a Sidebar in WordPress There are multiple ways to add widgets to sidebars...

 How to Align Image to the Left or Right in WordPress?

You may have noticed how some popular blogs use images with text wrapped around them. This is...

 How to Change WordPress Theme Manually

Sometimes an error can make your WordPress admin area inaccessible. In that case, you won’t be...

 How to Change WordPress Theme Without Going Live

Once you’ve installed your new theme, you are ready to switch themes. However, it’s always...

 How to Change WordPress Theme on Live Site

After you have tested your new theme, it’s time to start the process of switching the theme on...

 How to Change the Author of a Post in WordPress

Changing Author of a WordPress Post First you need to edit the post or page where you want to...

 How to Change the Font Size in WordPress

Method 1: Using the Paragraph Headings Most of the time people want a bigger font size to grab...

 How to Change the WordPress Admin Email

Method 1. Changing WordPress Admin Email Address via Admin Area This method is simpler and...

 How to Clear Your Cache in WordPress

What is Cache and When Do You Need to Clear Cache? Caching solutions store a static version of...

 How to Completely Disable WordPress Post Revisions

We don’t recommend disabling WordPress post revisions. However, some users may want to disable...

 How to Create a Child Page in WordPress

What is a Child Page in WordPress? Pages and posts are two default content types in WordPress....

 How to Create a Private Post in WordPress

  What is a Private Post in WordPress? How Does it Work? A private post in WordPress is not...

 How to Delete Old Post Revisions in WordPress

Old post revisions are perfectly harmless, and you don’t need to delete them in most cases....

 How to Display Photos in Columns and Rows?

Often users ask us how to neatly display photos in columns and rows. Let’s say you want to share...

 How to Do Basic Image Editing in WordPress (Crop, Rotate, Scale, Flip)

Editing Images in WordPress Admin Area First thing you need to do is upload your image in...

 How to Easily Check Which WordPress Version You are Using

How to Find Out WordPress Version of Almost Any Website In some cases you may not be able to see...

 How to Easily Indent Paragraphs in WordPress

Method 1: Using The Indent Text Buttons in Visual Editor By default, most WordPress themes will...

 How to Edit WordPress Files?

There are different ways to edit WordPress files depending on which method you choose to add...

 How to Embed Actual Tweets in WordPress Blog Posts

Embedding Actual Tweets in WordPress Posts – Step by Step WordPress makes it easy to embed...

 How to Find Free Images for Your WordPress Blog Posts?

Images can make your articles stand out. However, you must respect copyrights of other people and...

 How to Find Pending Unconfirmed Users in WordPress

The Problem with Pending Unconfirmed Users in WordPress WordPress comes with a powerful user...

 How to Find and Fix Broken Links in WordPress

Method 1. Finding Broken Links using SEMRush SEMRush is one of the best SEO tool on the market....

 How to Fix 'Another Update in Process' Error in WordPress

Why ‘Another Update in Process’ Error Occurs? This message usually appears when a core WordPress...

 How to Fix Common SSL Issues in WordPress

1. Fix NET::ERR_CERT_INVALID Error This error message appears in Google Chrome. Other browsers...

 How to Fix Destination Folder Already Exists Error in WordPress

What Causes Destination Folder Already Exists Error in WordPress? This error occurs when you are...

 How to Fix Fatal Error: Maximum Execution Time Exceeded in WordPress

WordPress is coded mainly in the PHP programming language. To protect web servers from abuse,...

 How to Fix Featured Image Appearing Twice Issue?

Inserting featured image inside post editor is a common mistake made by beginners. Once you set...

 How to Fix File and Folder Permissions Error in WordPress

How File and Folder Permissions Work in WordPress? Your self-hosted WordPress site lives on a...

 How to Fix Missing Post Thumbnails / Featured Image?

Most WordPress themes allow you to prominently display a featured image with your articles. Here...

 How to Fix Password Reset Key Error in WordPress

Why Does the “WordPress Could Not Save Password Reset Key” Error Occurs? The first sign of this...

 How to Fix Syntax Error in WordPress

This error usually occurs when you are trying to add code snippets into WordPress and have...

 How to Fix White Text and Missing Buttons in WordPress Visual Editor

Sometimes buttons from WordPress visual editor may disappear or start showing blank white...

 How to Fix WordPress Keeps Logging Out Problem

WordPress sets a cookie in your browser to authenticate a login session. This cookie is set for...

 How to Fix WordPress Login Page Refreshing and Redirecting Issue

Clear Cookies to Resolve Login Issues WordPress uses cookies for login authentication, so the...

 How to Fix WordPress RSS Feed Errors

Most common WordPress RSS feed errors are caused by poor formatting. WordPress outputs RSS feeds...

 How to Fix the 413 Request Entity Too large Error in WordPress

What Causes WordPress 413 Request Entity Too Large Error? This error usually happens when you...

 How to Fix the Mixed Content Error in WordPress (Step by Step)

What is Mixed Content Error in WordPress? It is highly recommended to add HTTPS / SSL in...

 How to Fix the WordPress 429 Too Many Requests Error

What Causes WordPress 429 Too Many Requests Error? The most common reason for the 429 too many...

 How to Fix “Are You Sure You Want to Do This” Error in WordPress

What causes the: “Are you sure you want to do this?” error? ‘Are you sure you want to do...

 How to Fix “Missing a Temporary Folder” Error in WordPress

What Causes The ‘Missing a Temporary Folder’ Error in WordPress? This error is caused by...

 How to Fix “Upload: Failed to Write File to Disk” Error in WordPress

What Causes Failed To Write File To Disk Error in WordPress? This error can occur due to a...

 How to Get Rid of /wordpress/ From your WordPress Site URL

  Why You See /wordpress/ in Your WordPress Site URL WordPress is quite easy to install and...

 How to Get the URL of Images You Upload in WordPress

  Do you want to find the link or URL of images you upload in WordPress? Sometimes you may...

 How to Import External Images in WordPress

When and Why You Need to Import External Images? External images are images embedded in your...

 How to Install WordPress – The Famous WordPress 5-Minute Install Made Simple

Step 1: Download and Extract Download and unzip the WordPress package from...

 How to Install a WordPress Child Theme

What is a WordPress Child Theme? WordPress child themes depend on a parent theme or a theme...

 How to Limit or Disable Automatic Empty Trash in WordPress

What is Trash in WordPress? When you delete a post, page, or a comment in WordPress, it is...

 How to Link to an Email Address in WordPress

Creating a Link to an Email Address in WordPress Adding a link to an email address is very much...

 How to Move a Site from WordPress Multisite to Single Install

Important: Since you are going to do some serious changes to your site, it is necessary to create...

 How to Optimize Your WordPress Robots.txt for SEO

  What is robots.txt file? Robots.txt is a text file that website owners can create to tell...

 How to Properly Fix Broken Links in WordPress

The best way to fix a broken link is to redirect it to another page. For example, if you moved...

 How to Remove the Default Image Link in WordPress?

WordPress creates multiple copies of an image upload in different sizes. By default it adds a...

 How to Rename the Uncategorized Category in WordPress

Renaming Uncategorized Category in WordPress You cannot delete a default category, but you can...

 How to Require Featured Image for Posts in WordPress?

When running a multi-author site in WordPress, some of your authors may not be familiar with the...

 How to Schedule Your Posts in WordPress (Step by Step)

How Do You Schedule a Post in WordPress? It is easy to schedule WordPress posts if you know...

 How to Split Large XML Files in WordPress

Automatically Split Large WordPress XML Files Even though you can manually split your large XML...

 How to Stop Search Engines from Crawling a WordPress Site

Why and Who Would Want to Stop Search Engines For most websites, search engines are the biggest...

 How to Turn Off Comment Notification in WordPress (Step by Step)

First of all, you need to login to your WordPress admin area and go to Settings » Discussion...

 How to Turn Off PHP Errors in WordPress

Why and When You Should Turn Off PHP Errors in WordPress? PHP errors that you can see on your...

 How to Upload images in WordPress?

Image uploads in WordPress are handled by the Media uploader. You can insert an image in your...

 How to Use the New WordPress Block Editor (Gutenberg Tutorial)

Using Gutenberg – The New WordPress Block Editor The block editor is designed to be intuitive...

 How to deactivate all plugins when not able to access the administrative menus?

Sometimes it may be necessary to deactivate all plugins, but you can’t access the Administration...

 I am unable to upload files in WordPress

Issue #1: You receive one of the following errors in WordPress: The upload folder is not...

 Images Not Uploading

Problems with image upload in WordPress can manifest in different ways: Images on your site...

 Increasing memory allocated to PHP

WP_MEMORY_LIMIT option allows you to specify the maximum amount of memory that can be consumed by...

 Internal Server Error

  Internal Server Error message There can be a number of reasons for an Internal Server...

 Limiting Post Revisions in WordPress

All post revisions are stored in your WordPress database. Due to this, many users worry that too...

 Locked Out of the WordPress Admin Area

It happens to the best of us: You forgot the password or login name to your WordPress website. I...

 Maintenance Mode Following Upgrade

When WordPress updates, it automatically installs a .maintenance file. Following upgrade, you...

 Manage WordPress Categories SubPanel

Manage → Categories Each post in WordPress is filed under one or more Categories. This aids in...

 Moving WordPress Multisite

Multisite is somewhat more complicated to move, as the database itself has multiple references to...

 My Posts Are Returning 404 Errors

My Posts Are Returning 404 Errors If you have posts that are now returning a 404 error page,...

 New Theme Uses Featured Images But I Have a Ton Of Posts Without Them

Prior to WordPress 2.9 there wasn’t featured image (post thumbnails) support in WordPress so many...

 Pretty Permalinks 404 and Images not Working

If you are experiencing 404 errors with pretty permalinks and a white screen when you upload...

 Slides, Accordions, Toggles, Tabs…Not or Stopped Working!

A lot of WordPress themes these days make use of java-script/jQuery to enhance the themes adding...

 Styling Changes Aren’t Doing Anything

So you have your theme all setup and now you want to change the way it looks to give it more of...

 The White Screen of Death

Both PHP errors and database errors can manifest as a white screen, a blank screen with no...

 Things to Do After Changing Your WordPress Theme

Once you’ve changed the theme on your website, you need to take care of certain things before...

 Troubleshooting PHP Errors when Adding Custom Code

There are some common mistakes that beginners make when adding custom code snippets to their...

 WP_Debug

The WP_DEBUG option controls the reporting of some errors and warnings and enables use of the...

 Warning: Cannot Modify Header Information - Header Already Sent

Sometimes, you may encounter an error that goes along the lines of: “Warning: Cannot modify...

 Warning: File_Get_Contents

An error such as this one: Warning: file_get_contents (http://www.url.com/url)...

 What are The Best Ways to Add Code Snippets in WordPress

First thing you must do on every WordPress website is install a WordPress backup plugin. This...

 What is Post Revisions?

What is Post Revisions? Post revisions is a WordPress feature that allows you to undo changes...

 What is RSS? How to use RSS in WordPress?

What is RSS? RSS is a type of web feed that allows users and applications to receive regular...

 What is a WordPress Child Theme? Pros, Cons, and More

What is a WordPress Child Theme A WordPress child theme is a WordPress theme that inherits its...

 What is an XML Sitemap? How to Create a Sitemap in WordPress?

What is an XML Sitemap? An XML sitemap is a file that lists of all your website content in an...

 What is rel=”noopener” in WordPress?

What is rel=”noopener” in WordPress? rel=”noopener” is an HTML attribute that’s added to all...

 What is: CSS

CSS or Cascading Style Sheets is a style sheet language used to define visual appearance and...

 What is: Theme Editor

Theme editor is a simple text editor in WordPress located at Appearance » Editor. It allows you...

 What is: Visual Editor

Visual Editor is a rich text editor in the WordPress post edit screen. The WordPress post edit...

 Which is The Best Tool to Check for Domain Name Availability?

We recommend using Domain.com as the best tool to check for domain name availability. It allows...

 Why I Can’t Find .htaccess File?

There are two common reasons for not finding the .htaccess file in your website’s root folder....

 Why my WordPress site got de-indexed from Google? What can I do to fix it?

Recovering a WordPress Site After Getting De-indexed by Google There are many reasons that can...

 Will Inactive Plugins Slow Down WordPress? Should You Delete Inactive Plugins?

What are Deactivated or Inactive Plugins in WordPress? The best thing about WordPress is that...

 WordPress - Error 145

Error 145 means that your WordPress database is damaged or corrupted. The easiest way to repair...

 WordPress - Changing Your Domain Name and URLs

Moving a website and changing your domain name or URLs (i.e. from http://example.com/site to...

 WordPress - Moving Directories On Your Existing Server

Moving the WordPress files from one location on your server to another – i.e. changing its URL –...

 WordPress Administration Screens

The Administration Screen provides access to the control features of your WordPress installation....

 WordPress Cookies

WordPress uses cookies, or tiny pieces of information stored on your computer, to verify who you...

 WordPress Dashboard Screen

Dashboard → Home From the Dashboard Screen, you can quickly access your site’s content and get...

 WordPress Error 28

Error 28 is more of a MySQL error and is not related to WordPress. Even Drupal, Joomla! or other...

 WordPress Menu is blank

For those who use WordPress on a daily basis you will likely not have this issue, but if you are...

 WordPress Multisite - Setting up Default Content, Theme, and Plugins

Adding New Sites to Your WordPress Multisite Network To add a new site to your WordPress...

 WordPress Multisite Basics

A WordPress Multisite network allows you to run and manage multiple WordPress sites or blogs from...

 WordPress Multisite Configuration Settings

Configuring Network Settings Now that you have setup the multisite network, it is time to...

 WordPress Multisite Installation and Set up

Requirements for a WordPress Multisite Network All websites on a WordPress multisite network...

 WordPress Tools Export Screen

Tools → Export Exporting your WordPress data (posts, pages, custom post types, comments, custom...

 WordPress Tools Import Screen

Importing data into your WordPress blog is many times, necessary and useful. If you are...

 Wordpress - Homepage Doesn’t Look Like The Demo

It would be great if any theme you activated looked exactly like the demo once it was activated?...

 Wordpress - My URL's Are "Ugly"

By default the default WordPress url structure isn’t very “pretty” much less SEO-Friendly. So...

 Wordpress - Sample Data Import Errors

You’ve got your theme installed and now you are uploading a sample .xml file the theme developer...

 Wordpress - Stylesheet Is Missing

You’ve just downloaded or purchased a super awesome theme and you go to install it and see the...

 Wordpress - You Make Changes and Nothing Happens

If you are making changes to your website and you do not see the changes in your browser, you may...

 Wordpress Multisite Troubleshooting and FAQs

Troubleshooting WordPress Multisite Issues Most common issues with WordPress multisite network...

 Wordpress requirements

To run WordPress these are the recommended settings:: PHP version 7.3 or greater. MySQL...

 Your Site’s Sidebar Appears Below the Main Content

There may come a time when you find that your trusty sidebar has moved from its usual position...