This summer’s WordPress news has been the update to version 5.5 that has brought countless new features of all kinds, most of them quite obvious and visible to users. But all these changes, like it or not, have not been what has caused more attention and news, but the multitude of WordPress sites that have had problems, due to an internal change: the deactivation of the tool called jQuery Migrate.
When you have to migrate content from one website to another, WordPress itself offers the import and import tool, but sometimes we find limitations that prevent the import. But there are other possible solutions to this problem…
The people of Elegant Themes and SiteGround are surprisingly alike, each in their own way, and now together. It turns out that the Elegant Themes team, who created Divi, have created an alliance with several hosting companies, including SiteGround, to offer web hosting specialized in Divi.
By default, WordPress does not display empty categories in the category widget, but there are times when, especially as a developer, you need to display categories, even if they are “still” empty. And thats what we are learning to do today.
Since version 4.1 of WooCommerce, the creators of this magnificent plugin have given us a new item in the administration menu of our WordPress, the silly, useless, annoying, unnecessary and incomprehensible menu called “Marketing”. And we are going to remove it.
Some time ago I discovered a service that allows you to create a WordPress theme from any website, no matter what it was created with, but until now I didn’t remember to tell you about it, and it’s an unforgivable mistake. It turns out that if you have a website created with HTML, or any other system, and want to add content from a WordPress imitating its design with this system you can create a WordPress theme that fits completely to the existing website in a few clicks.
Until very recently, if you wanted to show a carousel or slider of logos with the logos of companies, clients or collaborators on any page of your website, you had to choose a theme that offered this feature. But that is no longer necessary, nowadays with WordPress you don’t need to choose your theme for that simple functionality, you can add it in many ways, and let’s see them.
Let’s put some order in the universe, and keep using all the potential of Yoast and its analysis and readability engines, which well configured is still the absolute king of SEO for WordPress, but removing all those annoying ads and elements, even the ads in the administration bar.
As promised, here is all the code to hide at will all the menus, submenus, meta boxes and desktop widgets of WooCommerce.
The WordPress update system is really useful. But sometimes you dont want to update plugins themes or WordPress for multiple reasons and the notifications get in the way. So we are going to see some methods to hide them.