Update wordpress automatically · Wordpress · Wordpress setup

Automatically update a new version of wordpress in your Synology

I have previously shown you how to update manually wordpress on your Synology in the following post: Manually update a new version of wordpress in your Synology But today I am going to show you how to do it “automatically”. It is faster and error free. 🙂 Pre-requisites The first thing you need is to… Continue reading Automatically update a new version of wordpress in your Synology

Wordpress · Wordpress setup

How to add /blog/ to your URL only for blog posts in wordpress

Sometimes it is useful to separate your pages URL from blog posts,specially if you are using Google Analytics and want to group your content using the URL extraction method. To add /blog/ to your URL is very easy, but if you have not done it from the beginning, all the URL’s will break and you… Continue reading How to add /blog/ to your URL only for blog posts in wordpress

Add a favicon · Wordpress · Wordpress setup

Add an image to the browser tab (favicon)

Have you seen the small icons that the browser show when visiting websites? Those images are called favicons and they are very easy to create. You can start with PowerPoint or word if you don’t have any other tool: Save the image as picture: Now, the best site I know that creates high quality favicons… Continue reading Add an image to the browser tab (favicon)

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Get rid of spammers: Semalt, kambasoft, savetubevideo…

***NEW! After many tries of different codes, I decided to contact my web host for that site (www.curbal.com) and after a few tries they managed to block semalt. Unfortunately they did not disclosed how they did it.  The codes I tested are at the end of the post. If you find the right Regex, please send me… Continue reading Get rid of spammers: Semalt, kambasoft, savetubevideo…

Enable multisite · Wordpress · Wordpress setup

Enable multisite in wordpress

In this post I will show you how to enable multisite in wordpress. **IMPORTANT**: Installing a multisite in WordPress will break your permalinks. WordPress will add “/blog” to all your URLS, and you will need to do a redirect if you dont want to loose your previous structure. Example: Before multisite: name.synology.me/wpTutorial/sample-page After multisite: name.synology.me/wpTutorial/blog/sample-page… Continue reading Enable multisite in wordpress

Update Wordpress manually · Wordpress · Wordpress setup

Manually update to wordpress 3.9 “Smith” in your Synology

To update to wordpress 3.9 also know as “Smith” you need to do it differently than the steps shown in a previous post. Review what’s new before the upgrade, really exciting changes! Before you upgrade, read this notes: WARNING: The upgrade process will affect all files and folders included in the main WordPress installation. This… Continue reading Manually update to wordpress 3.9 “Smith” in your Synology

Add Google translate to your pages · Wordpress

Add Google translate to wordpress without plugin

If you want to add Google translate functionality to your wordpress site without using a plugin, here are the steps: Note: Please note that to be able to add google translate on your site, you need to have a self-hosted wordpress installation (wordpress.org instead of wordpess.com). Is your website address companyname.wordpress.com? Then you are using… Continue reading Add Google translate to wordpress without plugin