Here is a good link for twitter including a shortcode: Twitter Timeline Widget and here is a easy twitter feed widget: Easy Twitter Feed Widget Plugin

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: And also a plugin to use when receving paymnets: and a list of the best plugins to use:

Add events calender 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 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: 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. Heres the how to install… Read more »