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Create a WP Favicon

I need a favicon.  This article covers it all.  They use GIMP, free PhotoShop like software,  for the tutorial.  I left out the section about the history of the favicon. Source: https://torquemag.io/2016/11/wordpress-favicons-beginners-guide/   A BEGINNER’S GUIDE TO WORDPRESS FAVICONS JOHN HUGHESNOVEMBER 28, 2016 Your brand is undoubtedly going to suffer if you don’t establish a clear …
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Manage Post Series – code your own

This entry is part 3 of 3 in the series Manage Post Series

This is very very old.  But interesting to play with.  So I copied the entire thing from: https://code.tutsplus.com/tutorials/adding-post-series-functionality-to-wordpress-with-taxonomies–wp-25414 Adding Post Series Functionality to WordPress With Taxonomies by Barış Ünver16 May 2012 Difficulty:Intermediate Length:Medium PluginsWordPressPHP Ever wrote a “post series” on your blog? If you did, you probably needed to add the links of the other parts …
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Manage WP Post Series

This entry is part 1 of 3 in the series Manage Post Series

I do not want to depend on a plugin for this – too unreliable.  I do have one though: the dev site is Organize Series, to the WP plugin Directory.  If a plugin is abandoned I would have to find/replace/set-up each series with a new plugin.  Sigh. This article suggests creating your own plugin.  But how do I update it? …
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How images work on host Giganet

This entry is part 3 of 3 in the series Site Transfer Giganet 2016

I do not understand this yet.  But I need to!   From tech support at my new host, Giganet: Hello The image source is set to https://i2.wp.com/toni-two.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/03/20130710-06531711.jpg. It’s like you when you have included this photo in your article, you used this external url as source and didn’t upload it on your server. You can include …
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WP Disable Comments

These are a couple of ways to disable comments and the words “comments closed”.  The first one after “also add:” worked for me.  Put it in the style sheet of the theme. 1). .comments-closed { display: none; } also add: .blog .comments-link { display: none; } or simply: .comments-link { display: none; } 2). This …
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Easily Understand and Improve WP Security

Quality WP security info.  Easy to understand fully and quickly because of the the graphics.  Not another loooong techno-babble article referencing things I never understood to begin with.  I have used a few of the security plugins recommended, they are solid choices – well maintained, stable, and *non-destructive. BulletProof Security is excellent, large amount of features …
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WordPress site for newbies – yes you can! It’s easy.

Are you ready for a real WordPress Website?  Your own place to cultivate your own stuff?  Here’s how you do it for almost free.  As close as you can get.  No contracts or hosting pre-payment. First: Do Not go to WordPress.org and download WordPress!  at all. Second:  Try a WordPress.com blog for a while first. …
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