Website Maintenance: My Routines And Tools

Website Maintenance: My Routines And Tools

There is a perception among people who don’t administer websites that a website is something that is “done.” I remember working with a talented marketing team and after a redesign the marketing lead checked “website” off of her task list and said “Website’s done.” Since we have been working with websites for a while we…

Plugin Appreciation: 10 Free Plugins I Like and Use
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Plugin Appreciation: 10 Free Plugins I Like and Use

For the past few years I’ve taken time to express my appreciation for free plugins that have served me well over the past year by leaving a review on the WordPress plugin directory. While some of these may have a premium version, the free plugin provides good value. I know that free support can be…

Full Site Editing and Custom Post Types: What You Need To Know
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Full Site Editing and Custom Post Types: What You Need To Know

In this short article I’m looking at Full Site Editing, specifically what tools you will need and what you will need to know in order to create the single and archive templates for Custom Post Types. Full Site Editing is coming in WordPress 5.9 and it will bring new opportunities for creating theme templates, but…

SEO Schema for Custom Post Types: Four Options Compared
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SEO Schema for Custom Post Types: Four Options Compared

Over the past few years I’ve written several tutorials on how to create Custom Post Types in the WordPress admin. I’ve also created a large number of walk-throughs and videos on how to show your Custom Post Types on the front-end of your site. In this article I’m looking at a missing piece, and that…

Custom Post Types and Page Builders: Pods Review
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Custom Post Types and Page Builders: Pods Review

I’ve been publishing tutorials about Custom Post Types for a few years and I’ve been asked several times to do one on Pods. My reply has been that I’d do one when Pods version 2.8 was released. Pods 2.8 has been in development for more than 6 years and I started to think that I…

Create A Custom Archive With Piotnet Grid Builder
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Create A Custom Archive With Piotnet Grid Builder

The maker of Piotnet Addons for Elementor and Piotnet Forms has just released a new product called Piotnet Grid. This is a plugin that lets you create content grids and carousels, such as on a shop, blog, or archive page. You can also equip your grids with front-end controls for filtering, sorting, and pagination. These…