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Find out what WordPress theme a site is using

Whenever I stumble across a great looking site, the first thing I check is what technology is used to build this beautiful site. If it's built with WordPress, I then try and find out what WordPress theme the site is using (unless I am familiar with the look of the site). There is this useful website [...]

2017-07-18T18:13:08+00:00 By |Tutorial|0 Comments

Create a simple honeypot for an HTML form using PHP

Everyone hates spam and even though creating a honeypot for an html form may help it's not the 'be all and end all' of anti-spam and some bots may work around some honeypots but hopefully this example will help decrease your spam count. For the sake of this being such a quick and easy implementation, [...]

2017-01-09T10:50:41+00:00 By |Coding, Intermediate, Tutorial|0 Comments

Load JQuery snippet to your WordPress website

Loading a jQuery snippet to your WordPress site shouldn't be difficult and I noticed online that this type of tutorial didn't exist - maybe I'm just terrible at Google. This mini-tutorial will allow you to post JS or CSS to your WordPress website, the principle will stay the same. This type of method to adding [...]

2016-12-12T13:19:41+00:00 By |Coding, Novice, Tutorial, WordPress|0 Comments

Backup WordPress the easy way with NiftyBackups

NiftyBackups is a free WordPress backup plugin which doesn't only backup WordPress for you, but has a list of features that it comes bundled with. Some of the features included in the free version: restore backups quickly and easily, runs quietly in the background, backup integrity and more!   Lets backup WordPress 1. Install NiftyBackups and [...]

2016-11-21T10:36:35+00:00 By |General, Novice, Tutorial, WordPress|0 Comments

Getting help within the WordPress ecosystem

Johannesburg had it's first WordCamp today (18 - 19 November 2016). I have had the privilege to present a talk to the South African WordPress community on how to get help within the WordPress ecosystem. You may view the slides here - wordcamp-johannesburg-2016 If you were at WordCamp Johannesburg 2016, get in touch with us, ask [...]

2017-01-11T22:36:58+00:00 By |Novice, Tutorial|0 Comments