With our bbPress forums retired, I wanted to close all topics without having to go in each one of them. While I couldn’t find something that did exactly that, I did found this really nice plugin https://github.com/thebrandonallen/bbp-auto-close-topics that automatically close bbPress topics after an admin-specified time period.
This tutorial explains why adding WordPress SSL & HTTPS is the best way to secure your site and why all of us should do it eventually. Also, we’ll go into an option for adding a free SSL certificate on your WordPress site. Let’s break it down. What is SSL & HTTPS? An SSL (Secure Sockets […]
If you’re like most website owners, you might not know that enabling WordPress social login can help you increase your website’s user engagement. And it all has to do with users forgetting their account passwords. For those unfamiliar, there’s a thing called “password fatigue” and your website’s visitors or customers might be suffering from it. […]
If you own a WordPress site that allows front-end user registration you’re probably looking for an easy way to set up a WordPress redirect after login or registration. Not only does this let you keep users out of the WordPress dashboard, but it also lets you send them straight to a specific page that you’ve optimized for them.
Admin Approval for new users is one of those must have features for every website that allows user registration. Sometimes, deciding who gets to be a user on your website is a good way to keep your user base clean and fight user registration spam. Taking it further, there are times when you need to […]
Creating demo sites with WordPress Multisite is a quick way to let your potential customers try out your WordPress theme, widget, or plugin in a true-to-life environment all while benefiting your SEO. Setting up a demo site for WordPress plugins and widgets or WordPress themes can be as simple as installing WordPress and giving everyone […]
Starting with October 2013, with Apple launching OSX Mavericks, Mac users running this operating system could start receiving safari push notifications for WordPress on their desktop not only from their installed apps (i.e. from Gmail or Skype) but also from websites that enabled this service. To subscribe to a website, one need only visit it […]
With both Profile Builder and WordPress Creation Kit plugins using Mustache as their template system for things like User Listing and Swift Templates, we need at times the possibility to compares different values. This however, is not possible in Mustache. So a shortcode to compare values comes to the rescue. Compare Shortcode Download Compare Shortcode […]
How can I limit the maximum number of characters a user can type in a field? You may find yourself in the situation where you want your users to provide a postal code that is at most 4 characters long, or a description of themselves in less than 140 characters. In these cases the Maximum Character Length […]
Adding custom fields to your WordPress site helps you display additional information about your content and can improve SEO for Google and other search engines. But how to show custom fields can be a pretty challenging thing to achieve by non-technical users By default, WordPress gives you the possibility to add custom fields (sometimes called […]