Fixing a missing parent stylesheet in a WordPress child theme

A child WordPress theme inherits the look and feel of the parent theme including all of its functionality. WordPress professionals use a child theme to make modifications to any part of the theme. There are cases when a child theme is not loading a parent stylesheet. Let’s learn how to fix a missing parent stylesheet in your WordPress child theme.

Displaying a read more link in WordPress custom excerpts

Excerpt is a short text of a your post. There are cases when displaying an excerpt in a post is very useful. It allows you to slim down long posts by showing short and custom summaries. WordPress provides a built-in function which makes it easier for you to decide what summary you want to show for your post. In this post, we are not going to focus primarily on the excerpt but rather on a read more link which comes after this excerpt.

Requirements to run a professional WordPress site

Are you planning to create a self-hosted WordPress site? If yes then before purchasing a hosting for your new site, you should know requirements needed for having a self-hosted WordPress site. Moreover, if you currently have a WordPress site then make sure it meets WordPress requirements. Ignoring these requirements might cost you time, energy and money. So, let’s review hosting requirements needed to run a professional WordPress site.

Moving jQuery to the footer in WordPress to eliminate render-blocking resources

If you’ve ever used Google PageSpeed Insights to analyze your site’s speed then you’ve probably seen an advice to eliminate render-blocking resources. One of the reason why you might see this advice is because of jQuery which comes from WordPress core. In this article, we would like to show you how to move jQuery to the footer to eliminate render-blocking resources in your WordPress site.

Adding a category page link to a WordPress menu

If you have a blog or an online magazine then there is a high chance that your posts are organized by categories. By doing so, you improve a navigation of your site. Usually, category links are shown in the post itself but there might be cases when you need to show these category links in your site menu. So this is the reason why we have created this quick guide of adding a category page link to a WordPress menu.

Comments are not showing up in WordPress. Why?

There are some cases when a comments section is not showing on some posts and pages. Sometimes, a missing comment box can lead to the communication problems between you and your site readers. If the comments section is missing then they will not be able to leave comments on your pages. Let’s explore some reasons why the comments box is not showing up on your WordPress site.

WooCommerce payment gateways: which one to choose for your store?

Many WordPress users love WooCommerce as a means to process their payments. At current, there are more than eighty-six million downloads of the product. It’s free, very secure, and it offers a high level of customization options. It also seems to work with a lot of payment gateways. In short, as a payment gateway, you can’t really go wrong.

Disabling CSS styles of WooCommerce blocks

WooCommerce is one of the most popular eCommerce plugins for WordPress. By default, it provides various blocks for the Block editor. WooCommerce also provides styles for these blocks. Styles are loaded in a front-end and a back-end of your site. There might be situations when you need to disable these WooCommerce block styles.