Only show header image on first page

Look for code similar to this in Header.php <?php $header_image = get_header_image(); ( There are 2 lines in this area, just don’t touch them ) <?php endif; ?> When found, add our code to the top line and the bottom line like this <?php if( is_home() || is_front_page() ) : ?> <?php $header_image = get_header_image();… Read more »

Receive payment on your site

Here is a bit of info about PayPal: https://www.paypal.com/uk/webapps/mpp/paypal-fee And also a plugin to use when receving paymnets: https://wordpress.org/plugins/wordpress-easy-paypal-payment-or-donation-accept-plugin/ and a list of the best plugins to use:

Add events calender

https://wordpress.org/plugins/the-events-calendar/installation/ Install & Activate Installing the plugin is easy. Just follow these steps: From the dashboard of your site, navigate to Plugins –> Add New. Select the Upload option and hit “Choose File.” When the popup appears select the the-events-calendar-x.x.zip file from your desktop. (The ‘x.x’ will change depending on the current version number). Follow… Read more »

Add a Photo Gallery

Using the following plugin: https://wordpress.org/plugins/photo-gallery/installation/ After downloading the ZIP file, Log in to the administrator panel. Go to Plugins Add > New > Upload. Click Choose file (Browse) and select the downloaded zip file of the gallery. For Mac Users Go to your Downloads folder and locate the folder with the gallery plugin. Right-click on… Read more »

Replace header with image

If you would like to use an image instead of the text you have to replace the following code in header.php: <div id=”logo”> <h1><a href=”<?php echo get_option(‘home’); ?>/”><?php bloginfo(‘name’); ?></a></h1> <span id=”blogDescription”><?php bloginfo(‘description’); ?></span> </div> with this: <div id=”logo”> <a href=”<?php echo get_option(‘home’); ?>/”><img src=”link to image” alt=”” title=”” /></a> </div>

Installing more than one wordpress site locally

Pretend that your first site is not there and create a new one just like you did the first one. Just create a new folder under xampp/htdocs and install WP into it. Create a new database for the site and modify the new wp-config.php to point to that database. https://wordpress.org/support/topic/installing-multiple-wordpress-sites-on-local-host Heres the how to install… Read more »

Add a forum to your wordpress site

Here is a good plugin and tutorial on how to create a forum http://www.wpbeginner.com/wp-tutorials/how-to-add-a-forum-in-wordpress-with-bbpress/ To edit go to Settings > Forum   Add to front end page – [bbp-forum-index] and Go to Forum and add new Forums Settings > General – check Anyone can Register For Registration page: [bbp-register]   And a lost password page: [bbp-lost-pass]… Read more »