Articles by Rachel McCollin

Rachel McCollin has been helping people build websites with WordPress since 2010. She's a huge fan of self-hosted WordPress and wants to help as many people as possible create an awesome website with it.

How to Add Schema Markup to WordPress and WooCommerce Sites (SEO Plugins vs Manually)

Schema markup gives search engines more context about your site, can help boost CTR, and SEO rankings. Check out how to add schema markup to WordPr...

The Developer’s Guide to Start Using SSH (Connect to Your Server Securely)

Using SSH to access your WordPress site will make you a more efficient developer. Learn how to do it with this in-depth guide.

How to Do a WordPress Migration on Your Own (with No Downtime)

Need to move your WordPress site to a new host? Check this in-depth guide on how to migrate a WordPress site yourself (step-by-step + plugins).

The Complete Guide to WordPress Widgets: How to Use, Add, and Implement Them to Customize Your Site

Use WordPress widgets to enhance your site: add a login on sidebar, a cta button, a gallery. Learn how to add, use, and code WordPress widgets from...

DDoS Attacks Explained: Causes, Effects, and How to Protect Your Site

DDoS protection is a necessity for all sites. But what's a DDoS attack? How can you stop attacks to your site? Learn more in this guide about DDoS...

The Complete Guide to WordPress REST API Basics

The WordPress REST API is set to change the future of WordPress. Learn about the possibilities it offers and how to access it.

How to Add Google AdSense to WordPress (With Plugins and Manually)

Want to start displaying ads on your WordPress site?Learn how to add Google AdSense to WordPress using a plugin or by manually adding code to your...

How to Customize Your WordPress Theme (5 Step-by-Step Ways)

Need to change the look of your WordPress theme? Learn how to customize WordPress themes properly using one of the best methods (tutorial).

WordPress Maintenance 101 (+ 22 Premium WordPress Services to Get Help From)

WordPress maintenance is crucial for any type of website. Learn how to take care of your WordPress site or hire WordPress professionals who can hel...

How to Change Fonts in WordPress (And Change Size, Color, Optimize)

Learn everything you need on how to change fonts in WordPress, how to change font size, font colors, and learn how to optimize them for faster pages.

How to Delete a WordPress Theme (3 Effective Ways)

Need to delete a WordPress theme? Learn three different methods to delete properly all theme files and data to keep your site secure and fast.

WordPress for Nonprofits: Best Themes, Plugins, and Tools to Empower Your Project

Need to launch a new site for your nonprofit organization? We've put together all the best WordPress themes, plugins, and tips to run your nonprofits!