WordPress Development Belfast, Northern Ireland

If you are a business in Belfast or Northern Ireland who is looking to expand your presence online, WordPress is a great platform to take... January 2022 · WordPress

WordPress - Rename the Posts section in Admin

The PHP script below can be added to the WordPress Theme functions.php file. It will rename the standard “posts” section to “stories”. Replace ‘stories’/’story’ with... October 2020 · WordPress

Notes on Transferring a WordPress site to AWS

Some notes on transferring an existing WordPress site to Amazon Web Services and some common issues. MySQL Import Fail If the import fails on import... August 2020 · WordPress

WordPress Security - Nginx Hardening

Techniques for hardening WordPress Sites running on an Nginx server to enhance security. Limit Access to Admin Panel Limit XMLRPC Access This will lock down... November 2019 · WordPress

WordPress Security - Hardening Introduction and Plugins

This post is designed to give an overview of some of the techniques for hardening or securing WordPress from malicious attacks and hacking. Security in... November 2019 · WordPress

[Notes] WordPress + React Docker Starter Kit

I’ve been experimenting with a Headless WordPress + React Starter Kit from Postlight. It’s an automated toolset to create a powerful web publishing tool. Headerless... October 2019 · WordPress

Why is WordPress so popular?

WordPress is a free and open source software used by millions of people around the world to create websites and blogs. The most popular features... January 2018 · WordPress

Testing YouTube embedded video responsiveness in WordPress

It turns out YouTube video uploads have come a long way since I last tried them out. This is a test post with no discernibly... December 2016 · WordPress · Frontend

WordPress Code: Completely disable comments using functions.php

The code below will completely disable any commenting and trackback features in WordPress. It is in response to the usual issue whereby you think comments... November 2016 · WordPress

PHP: Use WordPress blog tags to find related posts

A simple script that can be used to pull related-type posts for a WordPress blog post. The related aspect is based on the fist tag... February 2016 · WordPress

How to link to a PDF in WordPress

WordPress is designed to be simple and easy to use. Adding linking to a downloadable document is no different. Open a post or page and... August 2015 · WordPress