WordPress

WordPress is by far the most popular CMS and blogging platform that powers 50+ million websites build on PHP and MySQL. This is a collection of evergreen tips and hacks for WordPress which I have learnt by experience.

Add NoFollow to Links in WordPress Post

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Pagerank is very important when it comes to SEO for your website. It determines where your page will show up in Google search results, pages with higher PR will show up first and lower PR pages will be towards the bottom. As per Google’s Matt Cutts, Google Pagerank is number and importance of the links […]

Speed Up WordPress by Leveraging Browser Cache

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As we all know having a fast website is no more a good to have feature. It is a must have for all serious bloggers and website owners because your visitors and Google bots like it fast :). One important step in improving your blog speed is to leverage browser cache. What is Browser Cache […]

Add Custom Favicon in Genesis Theme

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Custom favicon ( the little icon that shows up in the browser) can be a great way to personalize your website/blog. If you are using Genesis framework then you are in luck. It is super easy to add custom favicon in a website developed with Genesis. This code snippet will help you to display your […]

Genesis Framework Review

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If you are really serious about blogging and use WordPress as your choice of platform. You should really think about investing in a good WordPress framework so you can focus on writing content and not waste time in tweaking the design. There are a bunch of great WordPress frameworks available but my personal choice is […]

Redirect Blog Comments to Thank You Page [How-to]

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On any website or blog there are two types of visitors, new and repeat and it is really challenging to keep your audience engaged especially the new one. Commenting on posts is one way to engage with your audience and groom the community around your blog. Having new visitors comment on your post is really […]

How to Insert Adsense Before and After Post in Genesis Theme

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Ever since I moved my blog to Genesis Framework I have been extremely happy and impressed with the framework and its capabilities. I will share with you a tip today on how to insert Google AdSense ads before and after the post without using a plugin. Read More: Insert Google Ads Before and After Post in […]

How to Add Google Custom Search in Genesis

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Even though WordPress internal search has come a long way and since 3.7 WordPress orders search results by relevance rather than by date. Details here. However there are several website owners who prefer to use Google Custom Search on your WordPress powered blog As you may have noticed that TechEach runs Genesis framework and uses Google Custom Search […]

How to Change WordPress Default Email and From Name

Change Wordpress Default Email and from Name

You must have noticed that when your WordPress website or blog sends and email the name used is “WordPress” and the email address is “[email protected]”. This could be acceptable to some but not to everybody. If you are like me and want the emails send out from your website be your own voice and not […]

Google Authorship Setup : Genesis Theme

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Google Authorship is really important these days in search world and a way to claim your work. It’s Google’s way of identifying the author of a piece of content to factor it as a signal of content quality. If you are using WordPress and Genesis Framework it is super easy to add Google Authorship to all […]