How to create a WordPress child theme

What are WordPress child themes and how do you create them?

Using a WordPress child theme means you can make changes to your main theme without any risk of them being overwritten if the theme is updated. If you’re planning to make major changes to the CSS or the structure of your layout, it’s definitely worth creating a WordPress child theme. Let’s take a look at the key components of child themes and how they work.

Instructions for disabling WordPress comments

How to disable comments in WordPress

WordPress was originally designed as a blogging tool, so comments were very important for users. Nowadays, however, all kinds of different websites are created using WordPress, so it’s understandable that not everyone needs this feature. Fortunately, it’s very easy to disable comments in WordPress. You can turn off comments for individual pages or posts or for your entire website. Keep reading to...

WordPress Multisite

Installing WordPress Multisite

WordPress Multisite lets you set up and centrally manage a network of various WordPress websites. As the super administrator, you are in control of this network. For example, you can determine the basic design of the website or assign administrator permissions. Here, you will learn how to install WordPress Multisite with step-by-step instructions and how it can save you both time and money.

Duplication of WordPress pages

How to duplicate WordPress pages – a step-by-step guide

There are lots of reasons why you might want to copy WordPress pages. If you want to create lots of similar pages for your WordPress site, it’s much easier to copy one page and edit it than to create the pages one by one. In this guide we’re going to explain three simple ways of duplicating WordPress pages and posts: using a plugin, using the Gutenberg editor, and using the WordPress Code Editor.

Set a WordPress home page

How to set a WordPress home page: A step-by-step guide

You can influence your visitors’ first impression of your WordPress site by setting a page as your home page. As the first point of contact and the business card for your website, the choice of start page makes a significant difference. Whether you want a static or dynamic home page, we’re here to show you how to set an individual page to be your WordPress home page.

Adding favicons in WordPress

Favicons in WordPress: how to add and change

Browser tabs contain two elements - the title of your website and a small image known as a favicon. A good favicon makes it easier for users to navigate their browsers and strengthens your brand identity. So how do you add a favicon to your WordPress site? There are three ways of doing it - using the WordPress Customizer, by using a plug-in, or doing it manually. Keep reading for step-by-step...

Quiz plug-ins for WordPress

The best WordPress quiz plug-ins – a comparison

There are more than 54,000 plug-ins available for WordPress, offering all kinds of different functions. A WordPress quiz plug-in allows you to include an interactive quiz on your home page. Doing this can help lower your bounce rate and improve your Google ranking. Each plug-in has slightly different features, and they all have their pros and cons. To help you choose the best WordPress quiz...

WordPress forum plug-ins

The best WordPress forum plug-ins in comparison

If you have a WordPress forum plug-in, you give users of your website the possibility to talk and exchange ideas. This strengthens both your community and the trust in your brand. There are several extensions to quickly and easily integrate a forum into your website. Here, we will show you the best WordPress forum plug-ins and compare their features.

Checking your WordPress version

How to check your WordPress version

WordPress is the world’s most popular Content Management System (CMS) and is continually being updated to ensure it remains secure as more and more plugins are released. The new versions and upgrades are made available via the back end. But how do you find out what version of WordPress you have? Well, there are actually three ways. Some require you to log in, others don’t. Keep reading to find...

SEO plug-ins for WordPress

The best WordPress SEO plug-ins that can boost your search engine rating

The WordPress directory contains a huge number of SEO plug-ins that offer a large variety of features and functions. But what should a good WordPress SEO plug-in be able to do? And how do you decide which one best suits your needs? If you’re looking for answers to those questions, you’re in the right place. We’re going to take a look at three plug-ins that make optimizing your site for search...

Hosting

The IONOS Web Hosting Guide: advice for website administration

Hosting an internet presence (web hosting) is getting easier and easier thanks to the variety of tools and increasingly user-friendly content management systems. But it’s still good to familiarize yourself with the finer points of online service administration: and this is where our Web Hosting Guide comes in. In our Digital Guide to hosting, you’ll find in-depth information and recommendations on programs, tools, plugins as well as general hosting tips. These useful articles are designed for all levels, from beginners to professional users: with relevant content and comprehensive detail, the IONOS Web Hosting Guide offers expert knowledge to a broad readership.

CMS, blogs, and technical matters

The ‘Hosting’ category is one of six sections of the IONOS Digital Guide. This is then split into three further subcategories: ‘CMS’, ‘Blogs’, and ‘Technical matters’. The first of these is devoted to content management systems, looking at the considerable number of options available for website creation and administration. The ‘Blogs’ subcategory offers advice and guidance on the establishment and operation of a successful weblog. Here, we also introduce the many extensions and tweaks available for the most widely used blogging and CMS application of all – WordPress. Our final section focuses on information and tips on ‘Technical matters’. This subcategory explores the different sorts of web hosting, the various programs which lighten your web hosting workload, new hosting opportunities, and everything else you need to know about the administration of internet resources.

From beginner to expert: hosting tips for every ability

Our Web Hosting Guide isn’t just for checking basic requirements and techniques of site administration – trained professionals can also expand upon their existing knowledge by reading our articles. Articles like ‘What is shared hosting?’ or our ‘Blog with success’ series are suitable for readers who are new to web hosting, whereas specific posts like ‘Indexing management with robots.txt’ or ‘The top ten .htaccess tricks’ require prior knowledge and experience. This variety makes our Web Hosting Guide attractive and accessible for anyone interested in website administration. Whether you’re a small to medium-sized enterprise, a blogger, a developer, or simply a technology enthusiast: IONOS has got you covered.


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