Posts by author: Milos Stankovic

How I Moved My Site to InterServer Hosting

As an owner of multiple websites and also in charge of web hosting and maintenance of several clients’ websites, I am in a constant chase for a better web hosting provider. Accessibility and responsiveness of my websites are the top priority. However, price is also an important factor.

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Carousel Settings from the Hot Golf Theme

This tutorial explains how to set up the Hot Full Carousel plugin and widget for the Hot Gold theme and make it look as on our demo.

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WordPress Child Theme

In the terminology of content management systems, a child theme is a helper theme that depends on the parent theme and allows its modifications. On the other hand, it doesn’t modify the code of the parent theme explicitly. The deletion of the WordPress child theme would simply restore the features of the parent theme. This tutorial will explain why the usage of child themes is important and how to create a child theme from any parent theme.

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How to Embed Videos in WordPress

Learn how to embed videos in WordPress. Newer WordPress versions allowed the embedding of video files much easier. The simplicity of embedding videos into WordPress posts and pages is comparable with the simplicity of adding images. It’s especially true if your video is hosted on one of the popular video hosting sites, such as Youtube or Vimeo.

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Fix “Notice: The called constructor method for WP_Widget is deprecated” error

If you see this error on your WordPress site when debug mode is enabled in WordPress configuration, this means that one or more of your plugins needs an update.

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All Themes Compatible With WordPress 4.1

Today, we finished checking all our WordPress themes and plugins against the latest version of WordPress. It took a bit longer than usual because this version was released during the Christmas holidays.

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WordPress 3.9 Compatibility Issues

WordPress 3.9 has been released, so we started to test all our products against it. We concluded that almost all products are compatible with the latest WordPress version. Only two themes need some modifications before (or after) upgrade of WordPress: Hot Responsive and Hot Responsive Portfolio.

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WordPress 3.6 and HotThemes

WordPress 3.6 (“Oscar”) has been released a few days ago. We immediately started to test all our WordPress themes against the latest release of the blogging platform. After testing we could conclude that all our themes are compatible with this version of WordPress, however, some of them need small modifications in code.

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Move WordPress Site

We would like to share our solution and show you how to move WordPress site from local installations to the live servers (and vice versa). We are using this solution for making all our HotStart installations (WordPress theme installations packed with demo data).

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Our Themes and WordPress 3.5

New major release of WordPress here. Version 3.5 of the world’s most popular CMS becomes available this week. We immediately started to check all our themes against the new WordPress 3.5. This version comes with a bunch of new interesting features.

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Troubles with HotStart Installation on XAMPP or WAMP

HotStart installation of our WordPress themes is the fastest method to install any theme together with demo data that you’ve seen on our demo server. HotStart is actually a new WordPress installation that includes the theme and all plugins.

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Add Favicon To WordPress Site

Favicon is a small image that displays as an icon of your website in the browser bar. The favicon could be an important part of your website which makes it recognizable between the others. This similar situation is with computer software and applications for mobiles.

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Installation of WordPress on vDeck based hosting

In this tutorial, we will guide you on how to install a clean copy of WordPress on your FatCow, PowWeb, or iPage hosting. This tutorial might be suitable for any other hosting company whose control panel is based on vDeck and has SimpleScripts support.

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Installation of WordPress on cPanel Hosting with Fantastico

If you decided to use the free version of WordPress open-source software for blog and website management, you would need to obtain a suitable hosting for your site. There are thousands of hosting providers nowadays, and usually, it’s possible to install WordPress on any of them.

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Adding Images To The Gallery

I was developing a website and the client asked me to add a gallery on a page using the standard gallery feature of WordPress. For those who haven’t had a chance to try this feature, I must say it’s very useful and if you want to create a simple gallery in any post or page, simply type [ gallery ] (without spaces) anywhere and watch the results.

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How To Rename a Theme

Although the themes usually count dozens of files with megabytes of code, it’s not too complicated to rename WordPress theme. In this tutorial, we will guide you with what you should do to rename any of our themes if you need to.

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WordPress Security Scan – HackerTarget.com

Running a WordPress website is a nice and enjoyable thing, but it could also be a headache if your website got hacked. The most important thing to protect yourself is to have the latest version of WordPress core installed as well as the latest versions of all themes and plugins.

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100% compatible WordPress and Joomla! hosting

The selection of a web hosting provider for your website is important, especially if you have traffic-heavy websites. Or if you hope that your website will grow into a traffic-heavy website. All serious webmasters have such desire.

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Publish WordPress Widget On Certain Pages Only

When you install a WordPress plugin and create a widget, it would be published on all pages of your website. Have you ever wondered how to publish some WordPress widgets on certain pages only? WordPress core does not allow users to select pages where a widget would be published. Instead, it publishes it on all the pages.

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