WordPress

Multiple Categories: Does it Hurt Your SEO?

by Chris Klongpayabal

Using multiple categories on a post can be beneficial because it allows you to divide up your content into a variety of general sections or think of it as a table of contents for your site.

WordPress – bloginfo vs get_xxx_directory_uri

by Chris Klongpayabal

What’s up with bloginfo() and get_template_directory_uri()? Don’t they do the same thing? On the surface it looks that way, but come with me on to see what the real difference between these two functions are.

Google Analtyics: Hard Coded or Plugged In?

by Chris Klongpayabal

I’ve received several questions from clients about their google analytics setup. The big question is where should they put in their code? I’ve seen developers state that you need to put in your code in the header.php file of a theme, which is normally what I would say. But I’ve come across something that has […]

WordPress – Theme Testing 101

by Chris Klongpayabal

When creating themes, it may become necessary to setup a site so that users see one theme while the logged in users see a different one. This may be because you are updating your theme, or changing content. Either way, you need an easy way to show different themes to different users. Keep reading to find out how I did it.

Designing a Better Blog

by Chris Klongpayabal

I’ve had several people ask me about my process for designing a new theme for a client (either for WordPress or just a static HTML page). Since all of my themes are custom made, I don’t use templates. However, I do use other sites for inspiration.

WordPress: Say Goodbye to “Howdy”

by Chris Klongpayabal

Ever wanted to know how to get rid of the “Howdy” text next to your name in WordPress? In this tip, I’ll show you how to do it by editing your functions.php file!

WordPress: Removing the Update Notices

by Chris Klongpayabal

In my years of working with WordPress, I’ve created (and found via the web) a set of functions that will hide the menu items and notifications that I don’t want my clients to see. If this is something you’d like to do, keep reading!

Facebook Fix: Facebook Not Showing the Correct Title for Website

by Chris Klongpayabal

Just had a client have a problem with Facebook and their WordPress blog. They created a post, and after publishing it, realized that they written the title wrong. So they went back and fixed it. However, whenever someone posted that site URL onto Facebook, it showed the old title, not the new one. Obviously, this […]