“Echo” is a very handy PHP language construct used to output one or more strings. But echo writes to output directly. So it isn’t very straightforward to save the output of echo into a variable for later use. To do this, you need PHP output buffering.
Cost savings in the cloud are extremely important for small-sized technology businesses. In this article, I share some insights on saving costs while working with Amazon Route 53. I also discuss how to prevent DNS issues when recreating hosted zones.
When integrating WooCommerce with the Genesis theme framework, you will very likely encounter a number of layout and/or styling issues. This article provides short code snippets and instructions to help you resolve the issues in no time.
Got lots of evergreen content on your blog? Displaying the dates they were published may not be great for you or your audience. Read to learn how to remove the date from old (but evergreen) content. This article is specific to the Genesis framework.
Custom excerpts are better for UI/UX because in their absence, most WordPress themes will just grab text from your content. But writing custom excerpts of proper length can be tricky. What you need is a character counter on your WordPress excerpt box!
While some registrars (like Amazon Route 53) put a price on DNS queries, Cloudflare offers 100% free DNS as part of their (also free) CDN service. But what if you just want the free DNS and nothing more? It’s easy. The steps are shown in this article.