What is "Gutenberg" you may ask ... On December 6, WordPress 5.0 was released. This new wordpress release came with a completely new look and editor called Gutenberg. It’s a new block-based editing environment in WordPress and it is already causing a massive impact. I really did try to like it. Who am I to [...]
You are trying to copy your live site to the offline Xampp server environment but when trying to import the database, you get a filesize error - local xampp phpmyadmin only allows you to import up to 2MB size files. This can however be changed. Increase the limit in the php.ini file. If you are [...]
So you are updating your Wordpress website and feeling good about keeping everything up to date when a "Briefly unavailable for scheduled maintenance. Check back in a minute." page appears. You wait a minute and press F5 to refresh ... still there. You wait a few more minutes and it is still there. You force [...]
Domain registration is the process by which a company or individual can secure a website domain for the period of the contract, usually one year. Website registration must be renewed each year or the domain will revert back to being available for anyone to register.
Once you have a domain name and a website you will need hosting for your website. Web hosting is a physical place (called a server) to store your website online and make it available to the world wide web. You pay a rental fee for this space which includes disk space, bandwidth (called traffic), email [...]