How to Upload a HTML Page to WordPress without 404 Errors

How to Upload a HTML Page to WordPress without 404 Errors

WordPress sites are a little more complicated than sites made with just HTML files, because the files that it runs from are PHP files. But you can add static HTML to WordPress.  You don’t need use third-party,  you can upload an HTML file to the WordPress Media Library. Why Upload HTML Pages to WordPress? WordPress comes with a content type to add pages to your website. Often WordPress themes add pre-designed page templates to display your pages. Uploading HTML Page to WordPress Site Step 1:  Log in to your WordPress admin area. Click “Media Library” from the menu on the left, then click “Add New.” Step 2: Click “Select Files” on the screen that appears. A window comes up, allowing you to browse your hard drive for the HTML file that you want to upload. Locate the file, click it once, then click “Open” in the bottom right corner. Wait for the file to upload, which for a normal HTML file should not take long. Note that WordPress will return an error if the HTML file you try to upload is blank. If all you need to do is upload an HTML file with a particular file name — for example, to […]

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

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

Many users use WordPress usually plugins for checking and using. A time later , they don’t want to continue that plugins. The fastest way ‘s disable plugins.  In this article, we will answer do deactivated plugins slow down WordPress and whether its safe to delete inactive plugins? What are Deactivated or Inactive Plugins in WordPress? When you install WordPress plugin, WordPress downloads the plugin file to your web hosting server. You can install and active the plugins,  you can also deactive them if you don’t need. Do Inactive Plugins Slowdown WordPress? A lot is written about it and some say that inactive plugins doesn’t impact the loading speed of your website and some say that it does. I would say that it depends upon the environment you are working in. As a usual process, WordPress loads all required and active plugin’s codes when a visitors opens a particular page on the website. Should I Delete Inactive Plugins in WordPress? The reason why WordPress allows you to deactivate plugins instead of directly deleting them is because sometimes you may just want to switch off a plugin temporarily. If you plan to use that plugin soon, and you fear that deleting the plugin will […]

How To Install A Child Theme

How To Install A Child Theme

1. What’s child theme? Many users have question about installing child theme.   This advance’s when you customize the theme, you will not lost customization.   Although you use premium theme or free theme, you have many options to customize. Some time you don’t have the customization option as you want, you need add code for that options. That option will be overwritten in your theme.  Child theme solve this problem for you. A child theme depends completely on its parent in order to work. Without its parent theme present, it will not do a thing and cannot even be activated. Because a child theme isn’t a standalone entity, but instead modifies or adds to the files of an existing theme. It uses everything present in the parent theme and allows you to make changes and customize your WordPress theme without ever editing the main theme. So you can alter styles, functions, layout, templates. 2.  Installing the WordPress Child Theme Installing a child theme’s same with any WordPress theme. After you login your WordPress website, please  go to Appearance >> Themes you click on “Add new”  button to upload zip file. This will show you theme upload option. You can select file after click […]

How To Merge Two Websites Together

How To Merge Two Websites Together

Many users want to merge two website so that they can spend less time. Instead of building multiple WordPress website they want to merge websites later. They don’t need build a big website as begin time. It’s advance of this problem, is it interesting? Why do you want to merge two websites together? You can merge a website to a destination website will all contents with less time.  If your blog doesn’t work well, you can merge content to your primary blog website. Instead of updating, running, marketing, keeping for two website or many websites, you only need pay attention and develop for a website. 2. Exporting content from old website The core version of WordPress (i.e. with no plugins installed) has export functionality built-in. You will find the export feature in the main WordPress admin menu in the Tools section. There are three options available. The first option backs up all content including posts, pages, comments, custom fields, categories and tags.  

Keep Visitors on Your Site by Using Custom 404 Page

Keep Visitors on Your Site by Using Custom 404 Page

If you care about your website, you should take steps to avoid 404 (Page not found) errors as it affects your SEO badly. A custom 404 page with attractive graphics and good content is much better than just showing an error. Custom 404 pages can stop your visitor from bouncing off your site and never coming back. A well-designed custom 404 page will help you keep visitors on your site even if they don’t find what they were looking for. Here’s a step-by-step instruction on how to build a great 404 page that will engage visitors and stop them from bouncing off your site. Step 1: Install and Activate 404 to 301 Plugin First of all, you must go to your WordPress site and install a plugin called 404 to 301. You can do that by choosing Plugins from the left-side menu and then click on ‘Add New‘. In the search box, type 404 to 301. There are many 404 plugins, but the one I’m recommending has something the others do not: a log feature. Basically, this plugin redirects the visitor to a custom 404 page and keeps a referral log for you. This means you’ll see the URL they […]

How to Secure Your WordPress Site From Hackers

How to Secure Your WordPress Site From Hackers

Getting hacked is the kind of thing that you might think only happens to other people. However, that heart-dropping moment when you realize your site have been hacked changes everything. You can check on your site if it had any Common Signals That WordPress Site was Hacked then consult our guide on how to Fixing Your Hacked WordPress Site. Maintaining a healthy and hack-free website does not need to be hard work, but protect your site early will help you catch problems early and fix them before any damage occurs. Fortunately, there are various ways in which you can protect your WordPress blog from hackers make sure of the following: Switch to Managed WordPress Hosting – Most managed WordPress hosting companies go to extra lengths to keeping your site secure. You should change the default “Admin” username, and set a strong password. Hackers invariably use the default username, as it is low-hanging fruit; change it, and they’ll turn their attention elsewhere. Only use well-regarded, trusted plugins. Always check the plugin reviews. Avoid pirated themes, using only reputable sources if you’re using third-party themes. here’s how to tell if your WordPress theme is legal. Maintain a regular backup routine. Install an encrypted login plugin to […]

Fixing Your Hacked WordPress Site

Fixing Your Hacked WordPress Site

When your WordPress site was hacked, you can lose your search engine rankings, expose your readers to viruses, have your reputation tarnished due to redirects to porn or other bad neighborhood websites, and worst lose your entire site data. You might check your site have any Common Signals That WordPress Site was Hacked and continue to read these step-by-step guide to resolve . In this article, we will show you how to fixing your hacked WordPress site. Step 1: Identify the Hack When dealing with a website hack, you need to keep calm and check your website have got any issue as in this article: Then contact to your hosting company as steps below to fix your site (Don’t forget to change your passwords before you start the clean up and when you’re done cleaning all isses) Step 2: Check with your hosting provider Good hosting providers usually have experienced staff who deal with these kind of things on a daily basis, and their hosting environment which means they can guide you better. Start by contacting your web host and follow their instructions. If you are on shared hosting, the hack may have affected more than just your site. Your hosting provider may […]

Common Signals That WordPress Site was Hacked

Common Signals That WordPress Site was Hacked

There are some common signs that may help you figure out if your WordPress site is hacked such as suddenly behaving oddly or a drop in traffic, or perhaps changed theme, or maybe even new content. And now you can’t log in. Hackers experiment with new ways to gain illegitimate access to websites each day. So it’s impossible to predict all the signs that your website has been hacked. In this article we will show you the common signals that your site has been hacked, to avoid presenting malicious content to your visitors without even realizing it. Let’s get started! Spam Links Added to Your Website This is one of the most common signs, hackers create a backdoor on your WordPress site which gives them access to modify your WordPress files and database. Spam links are added to the footer of your website or any where. Deleting the links will not guarantee that they will not come back. You will need to find and fix the backdoor used to inject this data into your website. Unexpected Users Are Registering on Your Site If your site is open to user registration, and you are not using any spam registration protection, then […]

How to Leave Reviews on WordPress.org

How to Leave Reviews on WordPress.org

WordPress.org  is a community built on the open source WordPress CMS platform. It is the place where you can get more than 50,000 free WordPress plugins and hundreds of free WordPress themes for your website. Developers, designers contribute to it by sharing their free plugins and themes. Although you are not a developer but you can help out by using and join for sharing your experient and reviews of products that you use. This is one of ways to give feedback to the WordPress community and contribute to develope it.   Why we should leave reviews on WordPress.org? When you browse the plugin or theme directory on WordPress.org, you will find reviews for them in the search results. You can also read each individual review on the Reviews tab, and you can add your own review as well. Plugins search result If you are using a WordPress plugin/theme, and you find it useful, then your positive review can help others users make the right decision because users usually feel less inclined to install and try plugins or themes that has fewer installs with no star ratings. So newer plugins/themes may go unnoticed even if they are good and really useful. […]

How to Update WordPress Plugins via FTP

How to Update WordPress Plugins via FTP

WordPress comes with an integrated system to manage plugin upgrades. All you will need to do is click on the update link, and it’ll update your plugins however sometimes these updates can fail due to incorrect host configuration variables which can break your website. The only way to resolve those errors and continue using the most recent version of the plugin is by manually updating the plugin via FPT. Let’s take a look at how to manually update WordPress plugins via FTP. Manually Updating WordPress Plugins via FTP Firstly, you need to download the latest version of the plugin you are attempting to update. If it is a free plugin, then you may download it from the WordPress.org plugin page. If it is a premium plugin, then you can download the most recent version from the website of the specific plugin. You will need to login into your account and download the plugin. For example, here we use Grid Plus – Unlimitted grid layout plugin that downloaded from wordpress.org. All plugins come in . zip files so you need to extract them. Note: In this example we’ll be using FileZilla, but you can use any FTP client you like. You’ll have […]