Gutenberg was first released with WordPress 5.0 a little more than two years ago. With the dramatic shift from the Classic editor to block-style editing, many bloggers were hesitant to make the change, opting to stick with the Classic editor instead. But Gutenberg is here to stay, and it’s been winning bloggers over steadily with …
Understanding WordPress roles & capabilities is an important part of keeping your site secure. Learn more about the default roles as well as how you can create custom roles and capabilities.
What is Google’s WebP format? Why should you use it? And how do you add WebP images to your WordPress blog? Find out here!
A quick guide to understanding permalinks: what they are, how they impact your SEO, and how you can optimize your permalinks as part of your blog posting process.
For most of my 10-year blogging career, the only thing I knew about PHP was that breaking it instantly took my entire site offline, replacing both the front and back ends with a blank white page. I would occasionally add or update PHP code to customize my theme or add new functionality, but for the …
Improve your site performance and speed with these common recommendations we make for WordPress bloggers during our in-person site health checks.
Sticky posts are an often underutilized feature on WordPress that allows you to “stick” a post at the top of your blog so it doesn’t get pushed down by newer content. Here are 13 ideas for using this feature!
It’s not glamorous, profitable, or even particularly fun, but WordPress maintenance is an important part of your blogging strategy. With these detailed maintenance checklists, you can simplify maintenance while ensuring your site runs at top performance.
Backups could be the only thing keeping you from losing all of the posts, pages, and comments you’ve spent years building. We use and recommend UpdraftPlus for both scheduled and one-time backups!
Follow this simple how-to guide to create or change your site’s favicon from within WordPress’s admin dashboard.