Blog shortcode not working on Avada after WordPress 4.4 update

One of my client contacted me regarding the issue that their WordPress site having avada theme broke after updating to wordpress 4.4, released yesterday. The issue was that the blog short code in the theme wasn’t working as expected and wasn’t showing the blog posts at all. The issue was confusing, initially it was considered […]

WordPress 4.4 update

WordPress released version 4.4 today, named: Clifford. It’s given this name in the honor of Clifford Brown, the jazz trumpeter. In the new era of being responsive and more connectivity, WordPress has made huge improvements in this release and improves these functions. A new theme is also included with this version call Twenty Sixteen. What’s […]

WP Redirect Permalink

We’re happy to announce the release of our next plugin: WP Redirect Permalink. Plugin details are as follows: Plugin Name: WP Redirect Permalink Latest version: 1.0 Download Link:¬†WP Redirect Permalink on Github Tags: remove postid from end, change permalink, redirect, permalink Details WP Redirect Permalink plugin allows you to efficiently redirect your previous urls that […]

Remove textarea sanitization from Options Framework

While coding a theme for submission at WordPress.org theme directory, I was trying to allow theme users to add custom code like adsense ads or google analytics for website analytics, however options framework uses sanitization to clear the code before it adds it to the wordpress database using the global variable of WordPress “$allowedposttags”. This […]

How to add linebreak in WordPress biographical info

While trying to show the author bio on the single posts on WordPress site, you may have encountered the issue of not being able to add html tags or line breaks in your author biographical info. This post isn’t about adding html tags to the biographical info btw, it’s about adding linebreaks only. Yes both […]

WordPress nginx permalinks not working

You may have recently switched from apache to nginx web server and realized that the rewriting structure of nginx is totally different from the apache one. First of all nginx doesn’t use .htaccess file normally, secondly the commands used in the nginx.conf file for the site aren’t the same syntax as the .htaccess one. Please […]

Protect wp-login.php and wp-comments-post.php on nginx

This is the post in series of making your server 50-90% faster just with few tips, saving your server load, improving page load speed and seo, and also saving lots of $ on upgrading the hosting server. Why to protect wp-login.php and wp-comments-post.php on WordPress? WordPress is an amazing and widely used platform for blogging […]

Free up 90% server resources on Apache WordPress

Aim of this post is to elaborate how to protect your wp-login.php and wp-comments.php on Apache based servers so that you can not only secure them but also free up 50-90% server load. Brute force attacks and bots No matter how much you deny, your WordPress site is constantly under bots and bruteforce attack. The […]

Theme options not showing after WordPress 4.0 update

There have been various changes in WordPress 4.0 (and now WordPress 4.1) and many themes options might have gone from the dashboard for users! Lets see how to get them back. Theme options not available after WordPress 4.0 update When I updated one of my WordPress sites from WP 3.9 to 4.0, the theme options […]

W3 Total Cache – Fixing errors

This page is dedicated to fixing w3 total cache errors. It’s full of so many errors that I’ve decided to dedicate one page to list almost all of them so that those who’re searching for it can find some fix. Fixing w3 total cache errors on Nginx Before proceeding, if you’re having w3 total cache […]