WordPress AntiSpamBot Protection

When you are running a website for business, it's important to make it as easy as possible for people to contact you. The problem is that there is always some less than ethical party out there who want to harvest your information and either try and sell you something or sell your information. Fortunately for WordPress users, there is a handy little function called AntiSpamBot hidden in the core. Here's how AntiSpamBot works: WordPress takes the email address and converts it to html characters. The visitor can read these characters as if they were not modified, but the SpamBots only see html code. What people see email@email.com What SpamBots … [Continue Reading]

WordPress Feed Basics

Here are a few basics on using WordPress feeds, replace domain.tld with your domain name in the examples  By default, WordPress includes a number of feed options: http://domain.tld/feed/ (RSS 2.0 format)http://domain.tld/feed/rss2/ (RSS 2.0 format)http://domain.tld/feed/rss/ (RSS 0.92 format)http://domain.tld/feed/rdf/ (RDF/RSS 1.0 format)http://domain.tld/feed/atom/ (Atom format) Also, you can create feeds specific to the category http://domain.tld/category/categoryname/feed/ (Permalink format) So, for sake of argument, If I wanted a feed in Atom Format that pointed to a "specific category" I would use the following: http://domain.tld/category/specific-category/feed/atom For more information on WordPress feed options, check out this post by Perishable Press. … [Continue Reading]

Change Default Genesis Text Header with Manual Title Link

There are a number of reasons you might want to use WordPress Multi-Site to run all of your companies websites, but those are for another post.  In some cases, you may want to have all the sites look the same and for consistency ; this means we need … [Continue Reading]