If you use the a3 Lazy Load WordPress plugin with a Genesis theme, you may notice an issue with lazy loading of Genesis archive images. Single post images are lazy loaded correctly. Images on archive pages are not. Here’s the code to fix this issue.
The regular plugin-based methods for noindexing pages may not work for files and the question becomes: How do we hide (noindex) files in WordPress from search engines? In this article, I explain a solution to this problem and I demonstrate with live example files how you can hide (noindex) other types of media like PDF and Excel files in WordPress.
If you have done any web development or website maintenance work, then you must have come across the .htaccess file at some point. This is an important file for many reasons and this guide will provide an overview of what the .htaccess file is, what you can do with it, how to create it, and options available to you for editing it on your WordPress website.
This code sample is for developers who use Yoast SEO plugin on their blog and want to publish a post using PHP code. It’s a quick copy and paste method to update Yoast SEO fields.
WP-Cron is how WordPress handles time-based job scheduling on sites. Sort of like the Linux cron utility. But WP-Cron could be very resource intensive since it executes on every page load. I share some insights/solutions to the problem in this post.
Premium WordPress themes have far more quality than free themes you randomly find on the Internet. Not only are free themes less quality, but they are also susceptible to most scripted hacks. This article covers 5 reasons why you want to stick with premium WordPress themes instead of free options.