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WordPress – How to Remove the WSWIG Editor

In order to remove the WSWIG editor from your WordPress posts, pages and custom post types, simply add the following code to your WordPress themes functions.php file: /* Disable WSWIG Editor */ functionemersonthis_disable_visual_editor(){# add logic here if you want to permit it selectivelyreturnfalse;}add_filter(‘user_can_richedit’,’emersonthis_disable_visual_editor’,50);

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Co-authors in your WordPress RSS feeds

I use Co-Authors Plus in one of my client projects, which is awesome. One issue I ran into is that the guest author wasn’t displaying in the standard WordPress RSS feed. Searching online only found one potential fix, which unfortunately didn’t work. This fix was from 2011, so it’s likely that the WordPress/plugin code has…

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Stay Safe with a Strong Password

Weak & obvious passwords are still the biggest vulnerability to any website or profile online. More websites are hacked through password cracking that any other method – a strong password is the easiest and most important thing you can do to secure your online logins. I have created a complex password generator here: https://warrengroom.com/complex-password-generator/. Update…

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Google Business Landing Page

Google has recently released the ability to create a company landing page that highlights the key areas of your business. It’s a single web page connected to your Google Business account that includes your basic business details and Google Photos. Check out mine as an example: http://warrengroom.business.site/. To get your own page online, visit: https://business.google.com…

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Are you just starting out in the website industry?

We were all new to this industry at one time or another, and we’re all learning valuable lessons each step of the way. I thought that I would share a few of my biggest lessons to hopefully help people who are starting out or starting to grow their own web development presence. Jack of all…

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WordCamp Toronto 2017 Day 2 Take Homes

A brief summary of the areas I want to consider, learn, remind myself of or concentrate on following day #2 of #wcto. Understand who you are, what you do and how you want to do it for Positioning your brand and its message towards your target audience is everything You’ll never grow without a niche…

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WordCamp Toronto 2017 Day 1 Take Homes

A brief summary of the areas I want to consider, learn, remind myself of or concentrate on following day #1 of #wcto. There are huge opportunities in content automation AdWords makes up 90+% of Google’s revenue People that click ads in Google results usually know that they’re clicking an ad, are happy to be clicking…

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The Nature Photo Challenge day 7

I was nominated by a friend on Facebook to post one nature photo per day for 7 days and nominate a new person every day. Photos don’t have to be recent but must have been taken by me. The goal is to populate Facebook with beautiful pictures. I figured that I may as well share…

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The Nature Photo Challenge day 6

I was nominated by a friend on Facebook to post one nature photo per day for 7 days and nominate a new person every day. Photos don’t have to be recent but must have been taken by me. The goal is to populate Facebook with beautiful pictures. I figured that I may as well share…

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The Nature Photo Challenge day 5

I was nominated by a friend on Facebook to post one nature photo per day for 7 days and nominate a new person every day. Photos don’t have to be recent but must have been taken by me. The goal is to populate Facebook with beautiful pictures. I figured that I may as well share…

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The Nature Photo Challenge day 4

I was nominated by a friend on Facebook to post one nature photo per day for 7 days and nominate a new person every day. Photos don’t have to be recent but must have been taken by me. The goal is to populate Facebook with beautiful pictures. I figured that I may as well share…

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The Nature Photo Challenge day 3

I was nominated by a friend on Facebook to post one nature photo per day for 7 days and nominate a new person every day. Photos don’t have to be recent but must have been taken by me. The goal is to populate Facebook with beautiful pictures. I figured that I may as well share…

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