This wordpress tutorial is intended to help wordpress webmasters, who want to use an affiliate program(such as AdSense) to monetize their blogs traffic. I`ve been searching for an easy and clever way to add javascript banners for a while and in this short tutorial I`ll share the easiest way I`ve found. After you signup for […]

I was browsing through the net researching for a project today when I stumbled upon something very interesting, which I thought was worthy for wordpress tutorials. I`ve had to reset wordpress administrative password many times and so far I only knew one way of doing it(besides the automatic emailer): using mysql access. Turns out there […]

In the sites I support I`ve seen many problems with the case-sensitivity of permalinks. As you might now part of the wordpress permalink sanitization process is converting the permalink to lowercase. In order to deal with the endless errors in webmaster tools I needed to find a way to reroute the requests for the uppercase […]

I`m currently developing WordPress plugins on several servers and I noticed that on some configurations you can`t use $_SESSIONS in your plugins, so I though it will be a good part of our wordpress tutorials section to write about fixing this problem. The SESSION gets killed or it is just not starting. So I started […]

I`m supporting several WordPress Multisite installations and on one of them i noticed that half of the tables were InnoDB and the other half MyISAM…this happened because the installation was migrated from server with default engine MyISAM to a server with InnoDB. So basically this wordpress tutorial will be about converting your databases from InnoDB […]

In this brief wordpress tutorial I`ll show you how to add menu and sub-menu items to wordpress backend admin(wp-admin). In order to add your menu items you`ll use add_menu_page and add_submenu_page functions. They`re very well documented in the WordPress Codex so I won`t get into much detail there. add_submenu_page( $parent_slug, $page_title, $menu_title, $capability, $menu_slug, $function ) add_menu_page( $page_title, $menu_title, $capability, $menu_slug, $function, $icon_url, $position ) //Hook your function to "admin_menu" […]

I`m supporting several big multisite networks and yesterday one of my clients asked me to make a menu next to “My Sites”, which will have exactly the same structure but sites will be listed by domain instead of by site title. For those of you who still don`t get about which menu I`m talking about […]

*This doesn’t seem to work for the newer versions of WordPress(above 3.7.x). I’ve made a new plugin for them here. I find the fact that fontsize and fontselector menus are locked by default in wordpress text editor very frustrating.  Nevertheless unlocking them is very easy(so I decided that it is worth of writing a wordpress […]