WordPress: Unable to Log In, Cookies Are Blocked Due To Unexpected Output

========= QUESTION --------- Every time I try to logon to my Wordpress site, I get the following error: "Unable to Log In, Cookies Are Blocked Due To Unexpected Output" How do I fix this, or work around it?   ========= ANSWER --------- Believe it or not, this is due to the wp-config.php file being saved [...]

By | 2014-12-15T10:32:29+00:00 December 15th, 2014|Documentation, Internet/Web, WordPress|0 Comments

WordPress: Update Domain Name

I am changing the domain name or url of my web site, how do I update Wordpress website to the new url? How do I update my Wordpress URL?   There are a few options for this: Manual updates as follows: Quick Steps: Settings, General: WordPress Address (URL) and Site Address (URL): Update textDB Table: wp_options Edit entries for [...]

By | 2017-12-01T23:47:25+00:00 May 12th, 2014|Documentation, Internet/Web, WordPress|0 Comments

WordPress: Page Specific Sidebars

========= QUESTION ---------How do I add a custom sidebar to a specific page, not all the pages across my entire site?    ========= ANSWER ---------Plugin: Simple Page Specific Sidebars * *Note: After installing the plugin be sure to go to it's settings under the Installed Plugins area, and click the Update Settings button to 'activate' the plugin. [...]

WordPress: Disable all plugins

========= QUESTION --------- I am having trouble with my Wordpress site, how do I disable all plugins to see if this helps?  --------- I cannot logon to my Wordpress site. After clicking logon, it just spins, and eventually shows a CGI Timeout error:---CGI Timeout The specified CGI application exceeded the allowed time for processing. The server [...]

By | 2017-12-01T23:47:27+00:00 April 20th, 2013|Documentation, Internet/Web, WordPress|0 Comments

WordPress: How to Backup

========= QUESTION ---------Can I use a plugin to backup my WordPress database and files?   How do I backup my WordPress files and database?   ========= ANSWER ---------BackWPup  And of course several others... this is just the one we rely on   ========= EXAMPLES ---------   ========= APPLIES TO / KEY WORDS --------- WordPressBackupsBack UpBack UpsRestore  [...]

By | 2017-12-01T23:47:28+00:00 January 21st, 2013|Documentation, Internet/Web, WordPress|0 Comments

WordPress: How to secure / harden

========= QUESTION --------- How do I secure or harden my WordPress installation?    ========= ANSWER ---------PASSWORDS--- Always use 10-15 character random strings for passwords containing Upper and lower case letters (AbCdEfGh ...)Numbers (01234 ...)Special Characters / Symbols ($%&*#! ...) These strong passwords should be used for the WordPress users, but also any FTP access, and Database passwords as [...]

By | 2017-12-01T23:47:28+00:00 January 21st, 2013|Documentation, Internet/Web, WordPress|0 Comments

WordPress: How do I add or edit content on a page?

========= QUESTION --------- How do I add or edit content on a page in my website?   ========= ANSWER --------- Logon to your site at: http://YOURDOMAIN/wp-login.php --- Option 1: Use the Dashboard Once logged on, click the Pages link in the Dashboard navigation column on the left. Click the page name in the list that [...]

By | 2017-12-01T23:47:33+00:00 January 26th, 2012|CMS, Documentation, Internet/Web, WordPress|0 Comments

WordPress White Label or CMS

========= QUESTION --------- Can I white label or setup WordPress without all the WordPress branding?   ========= ANSWER --------- yes - see EXAMPLES   ========= EXAMPLES  --------- PLUGINS --- White Label CMS Web Editors CMS CMS Dashboard   ========= APPLIES TO / KEY WORDS --------- WordPress Custom No Branding No Logo Custom Logos   ========= [...]

By | 2011-11-08T15:33:02+00:00 November 8th, 2011|Computers, Documentation, Internet/Web, WordPress|0 Comments

WordPress: List child pages using a shortcode

========= QUESTION --------- How do I list the child pages on a page?   ========= ANSWER --------- Place the code in the EXAMPLES section in your theme's Functions.php file, and then call it using the shortcode [children]   ========= EXAMPLES --------- function child_pages_shortcode() {   global $post;   return '<ul>'.wp_list_pages('echo=0&depth=0&title_li=&child_of='.$post->ID).'</ul>';}add_shortcode('children', 'child_pages_shortcode');   ========= APPLIES TO / KEY [...]

By | 2017-12-01T23:47:40+00:00 July 9th, 2011|Documentation, Internet/Web, WordPress|0 Comments