Moving WordPress install

This is not a tutorial, it's the story of my first WordPress clone. You can have several scenarios of moving a WordPress install around. 1) moving from one folder to another (same domain and hosting); 2) moving from local installation to online; 3) moving from one domain and hosting to new ones. What I had…

WordPress Forum plugins

Some customers might ask you for a forum besides their WordPress install. Than you will have to filter through plenty of plugins, test, evaluate and spend solid amount of time until you find the right one. Here I'll share my experience of going through different forum plugins. Some of them are quite minimalistic, easy to…

WordPress – custom content type

Lately I had to create some custom content types for a website running on WordPress. I’ve never had the need of custom types before. Posts, pages and categories have always seemed enough for me. But as we know, clients are clients, and we have to do whatever they ask for. Let’s  take a practical task…

Design process

Some time ago I had an idea of creating a small site, containing a blog only with optimistic and positive articles. When I met a friend of mine who really liked the idea – we just rushed into buying domain and hosting. It was a month later, when we had 8 articles, but still some…

Project management

Project management makes it easier to predict the cost, the completion time and the necessary resource necessary for a successful project. It also can prepare you better for any bad case scenarios. There are tons of books on the topic and many things to say about it, but in this post I'll scratch only the…

Send email with php

In this tutorial we will go trough the process of creating a simple php code that takes the values from a html form and sends them to an email address. Let's called it contacts form. First we need to create a html form with few fields. We need first and last name of person, e-mail,…