Ruth Maude

Using both the classic editor plugin and the Gutenberg block editor on your WordPress site

Using both the Classic Editor Plugin and Gutenberg blocks

You likely know by now that in December 2018, the classic WordPress content editor was replaced with a brand new block editor, known as Gutenberg. Learn more over here about the WordPress Classic Block in Gutenberg. You may also of heard about The Classic Editor Plugin, what you may not know is that you can… Read more Using both the Classic Editor Plugin and Gutenberg blocks

The WordPress Classic Block | Converting to the New WordPress Editor

How to Convert from the WordPress Classic Block to Gutenberg Blocks

In December 2018, the classic WordPress content editor was replaced with a brand new block editor, known as Gutenberg. If you have worked in WordPress in the past, you’ll be use to the Classic Editor. Now, when you open a page or post that was created in WordPress prior to WordPress 5.0, all of the… Read more How to Convert from the WordPress Classic Block to Gutenberg Blocks

How to move from Blogger to WordPress

How to move from Blogger to WordPress

If you already have an existing blog on Blogger or Blogspot, you’ll be glad to know that you can easily import posts and images to your new WordPress site. Here we’ll walk you through the steps to move a Blogger blog to WordPress. We wrote this post, assuming that our readers have a WordPress website set… Read more How to move from Blogger to WordPress

301 redirect SEO tutorial | Don't just delete a page or a post -> redirect

301 Redirect: Don’t just delete a page or post → redirect

Restructuring your website doesn’t need to cause errors. In this post we’ll show you how to create what is known as a 301 redirect. What happens when you delete a page? Last week a client who wants to restructure some content on her site asked me “What happens when a page is deleted?” The answer is… Read more 301 Redirect: Don’t just delete a page or post → redirect

WordPress Accelerated Mobile Pages What is AMP?

WordPress Accelerated Mobile Pages | What is AMP?

If you keep up on the latest SEO trends, you may have heard about AMP. In this post you’ll learn how AMP works to deliver your blog content faster in mobile search and which plugins you need for WordPress Accelerated Mobile Pages. What is AMP? Accelerated Mobile Pages (AMP) is a Google initiative to get web… Read more WordPress Accelerated Mobile Pages | What is AMP?

How to fix 404 errors in WordPress

Fix 404 errors to improve user experience and SEO

Do you need to fix 404 errors on your WordPress site? It has happen to all of us at some point—you click a link and end up on a page with the message “404  – Page not found“. What do you do next? You click away right?  As a website owner you’ll want to track down… Read more Fix 404 errors to improve user experience and SEO

Customize your WordPress theme the right way with Child Themes

Customize your WordPress theme the right way with Child Themes

WordPress theme customization You’ve searched hour upon hour for the perfect WordPress theme. You find one that is very close if you could only change this or that. The problem is if you make changes directly to the theme files you won’t be able to update the theme without losing all your customizations. The solution… Read more Customize your WordPress theme the right way with Child Themes

How to choose a WordPress Theme

How to choose a WordPress Theme

What is a WordPress Theme? A WordPress theme is a collection of files that controls the styling of a website or blog. If you change themes, the overall design your site will display differently in a browser. Every new WordPress installation comes with a default theme installed and activated. WordPress “ships” a new annual default theme every year, the current… Read more How to choose a WordPress Theme

what happens if I change my WordPress Theme?

What happens if I change my WordPress theme?

Will I lose everything if I change my WordPress theme? No, you won’t lose everything. WordPress has been designed so that themes can be changed. All functionality that is WordPress core or plugin related will remain intact when you change your theme, anything that is theme-specific will be gone. Here’s how it works — What happens to my… Read more What happens if I change my WordPress theme?