How to add Sticky Post to a Category Page

We all know how to add sticky posts in wordpress. Its trivially easy. By default the sticky post appears on the Blog archive. But what if you want to display sticky post on category archives? In order to do that you need to utilize the Category Sticky Post Plugin. Here are the Steps

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5 Best Custom Code Plugins for WordPress

WordPress is an excellent blogging platform, we know that already. However, when it comes to including custom codes, WordPress does not provide any native option. For that purpose, you will need custom code plugins. These plugins let you do everything including inserting codes into the posts, pages or the functions.php file, highlight code, add code […]

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How to Display or Hide Widgets on Specific Pages and Posts

In this post I will cover 2 plugins which can be used to conditionally display widgets on specific pages. There are a lot of use cases for conditionally displaying widgets. For example if you want to display the login widget on particular pages, then you can do so easily with these plugins Using the Display […]

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How to Change Background Color of Text Widget – WordPress

In this Post I will show how you can quickly change the background color of a WordPress Text Widget.  Here are the instructions Change the Background Color of all Text Widget Use the following CSS rule to customize the background color of all text widgets. This rule will ensure that all text widgets have yellow […]

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5 Plugins to add SoundCloud to WordPress

SoundCloud is the one of the most popular platforms for sharing free music. It is also an excellent place to find out new and interesting music, soundtracks etc. If you use SoundCloud regularly and want to display some of your favorite tracks in your WordPress website, you will need specialized plugins for that purpose. Today, […]

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How to Add Custom JavaScript to a Specific Page in WordPress

In this tutorial I will share a simple technique to add custom JavaScript to a specific Page in WordPress. The best part is that we don’t need to make any edits to the templates files or the functions.php file. The Concept The Concept behind this tutorial is quite simple. We will make use of Custom […]

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How to Enable Custom Fields in Post Editor Screen

Follow these steps to enable Custom Fields in the Post Editor Screen 1. Go to Screen Options 2. Enable Custom Fields   Now you can access the custom fields section below the Post Editor.

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How to Add Social Media Icons in WordPress

In order to add Social Media Icons to WordPress, you can use the SpiceMailer Social Media Widget. It is a light weight plugin which lets you quickly add Social Media Icons to any widgetized are in your website.  It uses Font Awesome to add Social Icons. Refer to this post for configuring the plugin.   1. […]

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How to Add Google Site Search to WordPress

While WordPress has successfully emerged as the most popular Content Management System (CMS), it still performs poorly in the search department. If you are using the default search feature in your WordPress website, your visitors might not get the appropriate results. For that reason, most WordPress websites rely on Google to provide the search facility. […]

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How to Add Google Analytics to WordPress Admin Panel

Recently I was in a situation where I wanted to track the Pageviews for the admin panel.  Since I use Google Analytics on all my websites, I decided to add it  to all the admin pages. Since there are no plugins to specifically add google analytics code to admin pages, I wrote a short snippet. […]

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