In this tutorial, I will show you how to display the number of comments an author has posted in the post´s comment section without the need of a plugin.
Everytime someone leaves a comment on any post, the Author´s comment total count will show up next to his/her name.
WordPress Excerpt is an optional summary of your posts. In this tutorial, I will show you how to automatically control the Manually typed excerpt AND the Automatically generated excerpt at the same time, by using a simple function and without the need of a plugin.
In this tutorial, I will show you how to use Gravatar as Favicon in WordPress. I will show you two different methods to use your Gravatar as Favicon in your WordPress Blog.
In a previous tutorial, I showed you How To Customize WordPress Login Screen Without a Plugin. In this tutorial, I will show you a different and better approach to do that.
The problem with my previous tutorial, is thatmost likelyyou will lose your changes the next time you upgrade your WordPress version. I myself don´t like to mess with Core wordPress files.
The better approach is to use a snippet of code to add to your theme´s functions.php file.
In this tutorial, I will show you how to Protect email Addresses in WordPress, and prevent email spam with the built-in WordPress antispambot() function. You probably did not know that there is a function in WordPress that automatically obfuscate an email address.
Spam bots are regularly scanning the Web to find emails to spam. But what if you want to display your email, or other Authors´ emails on your WordPress blog?
I will show you how to Obfuscate email addresses for your WordPress Website to prevent email harvesting, while at the same time retaining the appearance and functionality of hyperlinks. There are many solutions to obfuscate email addresses including plugins, but why not use this little known built-in WordPress antispambot() function.
Securing your WordPress Website is critical in growing your online presence. As your Website becomes more popular it becomes more attractive to Crackers.
If you are looking for Security and Backup Plugins for your WordPress Website, then look no further. In this article, I share and review the Best 17 Free WordPress Security and Backup Plugins that don´t cost you anything. Keeping your WordPress Website Secure is a must and should be taken very seriously.
WordPress Excerpt is a summary of your content. In this tutorial, I will show you how to selectively remove Header Tags (h1 through h6) and their content for the automatically generated excerpt. Also I will show you how to selectively remove Header Tags and their content while at the same time preservingHTML formatting for other HTML tags. For a manually typed excerpt, WordPress will keep all HTML formatting you have included in the excerpt.
Excerpts are generated from the post content by a WordPress filter using the function wp_trim_excerpt() located in wp-includes/formatting.php of your core WordPress code.
This tutorial is a continuation of my two previous tutorials: How To preserve HTML Tags in WordPress Excerpt and How To Improve WordPress Excerpt.
By default, WordPress blog automatically send a pingback to itself any time you link to one of your own internal old post. It would be nice if this self-pingback feature can be turned off in the dashboard.
Self-pings, or pings within your own blog, are found useful by some, annoying by others. Those who find them useful feel that self-pingbacks is a good approach to increase inter-linking between posts.
You can stop self-pings if you wish. You can simply manually delete them once you get them in the WordPress dashboard, or you can use one of the 2 methods below to automatically disable self-pings to your own blog.