Remove footer links from SMThemes

Nobody wants random unrelated links in his footer, but that's how you end up if you decide to use free themes from SMThemes. Lets fix the SEO and get rid of the crap. 1) Delete everything unwanted from your footer.php file (you will get a red bar at the bottom of the page, complaining that you need to…

WordPress plugin: Attending Users

Description: As web site owner, Attending Users will help you in adding an attending list to the bottom of your posts. Registered users can click on the Submit button of the list in order to have their names added or removed. User names act as author page links, no matter how you have set your Permalinks.…

Add widget areas to WordPress theme

I can't imagine a WordPress website without widgets areas. Those are the areas where you put important navigation features as tag cloud, list of categories, recent posts, links, custom content blocks and many more. In order to make a theme more flexible and easy to customize it's a must to have few widget areas available.…

Add custom menu to WordPress theme

Lets say you have a web site with many pages. By default those pages appear in chronological order, which might not be what you want. In that case you need to go to Appearance - > Menus. If the theme you are using hasn't defined navigation menus, you would have to change the date when your…

Ultimate Security Checker

A fast way to check if your WordPres web site is well secured is to install Ultimate Security Checker. This plugin analyses the current security state of your web site and gives suggestions on what could be improved. To start off, you need to go to Tools - > Ultimate Security Checker and Run the…