Learn PHP

Heres a guide to PHP: PhpTutorial A useful site: trustingeeks.com and worpress experts: wizpert

Install Plugins

How to install a plugin: https://codex.wordpress.org/Managing_Plugins Installing Plugins Automatic Plugin Installation WordPress Plugins Panel To add a WordPress Plugin using the built-in plugin installer: Go to Plugins > Add New. Under Search, type in the name of the WordPress Plugin or descriptive keyword, author, or tag in the search form or click a tag link… Read more »

Contact Form

Here is a plugin for a contact form: Contact Form by BestWebSoft 1. Upload the Contact Form folder to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory. 2. Activate the plugin using the ‘Plugins’ menu in your WordPress admin panel. 3. You can adjust the necessary settings using your WordPress admin panel in “BWS Plugins” > “Contact Form”. 4. Create… Read more »

List of what to learn

PHP MySql How to use themes How to use plugins How to develop themes How to develop plugins How to customise the MySQL Database How to add a wordpress blog to an existing site how to add a wordpress e-commerce shop to an existing site WordPress developer training courses: http://wordpressdevelopernetwork.org/wordpress-training-hertfordshire/ http://www.manta9.com/ http://www.ntileeds.co.uk/training/wordpress-developer http://webdesign.com/ php course… Read more »

Access wordpress MySQL

To access the MySQL database go to phpMyAdmin > Click on table and go to SQl to query table Useful links: http://www.wpbeginner.com/beginners-guide/beginners-guide-to-wordpress-database-management-with-phpmyadmin/ http://wordpress.org/support/topic/how-to-enter-php-code-for-accessing-mysql-database-tables?replies=12 Working With Custom Database Tables In WordPress

How to create a e-commerce site

Following on from yesterdays post i watched the wordpress video (upto 1:43hr) and started the process of adding a e-commerce site. So here is a summary of what i have learnt so that it can be done again. Steps to install a E-commerce theme: 1. Go to Theme > Install theme 2. Create an account… Read more »

WordPress My Beginning

OK so this is the beginning of my wordpress journey… I am currently a asp.net developer with jquery/html/sql/ajax etc etc experience and would like to learn a bit about wordpress so that i can design and develop sites but I have a lot to learn… I am also on maternity leave so when (!) my… Read more »