Enable Debugging to Display Errors in WordPress

WordPress has a specific debug system and standardized code across the core, plugins, and themes to simplify the process of identifying PHP errors. Enabling this debug mode will cause all PHP errors and warnings to display, so you can find out what’s wrong with your site. WP_DEBUG is a PHP constant (a permanent global variable) that can be used to trigger…

Supported Web Browsers For Responsive Websites

You want your websites and applications to look good on as many desktops, tablets, and mobile browsers as possible. Websites built using Website Builders are already responsive, meaning they automatically adjust to any screen size. Many sites using WordPress are also responsive. Listed below are the browsers fully supported for responsive websites. In all cases, JavaScript, cookies, and TLS 1.2…

How to Preview your Website using Host Files on Development Machine

How to Preview your Website using Host Files on Development Machine

Sometimes you need to preview your website files on your computer or development machine prior to uploading files to your live hosting account. You can do this by adding entries to the hosts file on your local computer. Keep in mind that we do not support modifying your system files, you are doing so at your own risk. Start by…

How to Redirect Website Traffic using 301 Page Redirects

How to Redirect Website Traffic using 301 Page Redirects

If you renamed or moved pages of your website, a 301 redirect lets you automatically redirect visitors and search engine spiders to your new pages while maintaining your search engine ranking. For example, you can redirect traffic from oldpage.php (.asp or .jsp) to “http://www.newdomain.com/newpage.html” and retain your search engine ranking and back links. Use the code below to redirect traffic…

How to Enable Caching on Your Windows Hosting Account | Hosting Column

How to Enable Caching on Your Windows Hosting Account

Caching improves the performance of a WordPress website in the fastest ways. Following techniques shows how to implement caching on a windows hosting account, to implement caching on a Linux Hosting account follow the previous post What is WordPress Caching & How to Install W3 Total Cache Plugin. 1. Enabling Caching using clientCache With our Windows hosting accounts, you can…

What is .htaccess file?

What is .htaccess file?

A .htaccess file lets you control the behavior of your site or a specific directory on your site. For example, if you place a .htaccess file in your root directory, it will affect your entire site (www.myonlinefurniture.com). If you place it in a /content directory, it will only affect that directory (www.myonlinefurniture.com/content). .htaccess works on all of Linux hosting accounts….

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How to Add Google Analytics to a WordPress Website

In this post learn about how to add Google Analytics to a WordPress website. Google Analytics allows webmasters to track and analyze a website’s traffic. You can connect a WordPress site to a Google Analytics account in multiple ways. Add Google Analytics to WordPress without plugin Add Google Analytics to WordPress with a plugin 1. Add Google Analytics to WordPress…