General WordPress questions

General WordPress

How to Change the Author in WordPress

Struggling with how to change the author in WordPress? We'll show you how to change the author for a single post, multiple posts, and more!

How to Bulk Upload Files to WordPress Media Library via FTP

Have a lot of files or images you need to upload? Check out this tutorial on how to quickly bulk upload files to WordPress media library via FTP.

How to Utilize Google’s Free SMTP Server to Send Emails

Check out these different ways you can use Google's free SMTP server to send emails in your web applications, with custom domains, and your WordPre...

What is a Pingback?

What is a pingback? A pingback is basically an automated comment that gets created when another blog links to you. Click here to learn more.

WordPress Get Post ID

Follow this quick tutorial on how to get the post ID in WordPress. You can grab it visually from your WordPress dashboard or by using the_ID function.

How to Combine External CSS in WordPress

Find out what your options are for the "combine external CSS" warning you might see on your WordPress site when using tools like Pingdom or GTmetrix.

How to Fix “Parallelize Downloads Across Hostnames” Warning

Find out what your options are for the "parallelize downloads across hostnames" warning you might see on your WordPress site when using tools like...

How to Fix “Serve Static Content From a Cookieless Domain” Warning

Find out what your options are for the "serve static content from a cookieless domain" warning you might see on your WordPress site with tools like...

How to Install WordPress Plugins

Wondering how to install WordPress plugins? Check out our in-depth tutorial on how to install them via the dashboard, via SFTP, and with WP-CLI.

How to Disable Embeds in WordPress

WordPress is now an oEmbed provider in version 4.4. Find out how to disable embeds in WordPress and prevent an unnecessary JavaScript file from loa...

How to Disable Emojis in WordPress

Every optimization helps! Check out this tutorial on how to disable emojis in WordPress and prevent an unnecessary JavaScript file from loading.

How to Remove Query Strings From Static Resources in WordPress

Not every server or CDN can cache query strings. Follow this tutorial on how to remove query strings from static resources in WordPress and improve...