WordPress Hacks Online Course

WPTipsAndHacks has its first online course! Read about it here, and then get a huge 80% discount. The course is regularly $50 USD at Udemy, but this coupon will get it for $10 USD. 

WordPress Hacks: Modify your WordPress site with Shortcodes, Filters, Actions and Widgets is a course for anyone that wants to customize their WordPress site without resorting to third-party plugins. In the course, you will first learn how to modify the functions.php file and your theme to change and add features to your site. Then you will learn how to build your own simple plugin to use as your main tool for making modifications.

The course teaches four ways to customize WordPress to suit your needs: Shortcodes, Filters, Actions and Widgets. By making your own Shortcodes you can insert text into your posts that can later be controlled and adjusted. Filters allow you to change the content across your site. Actions give you the power to alter how WordPress works to fit your needs. Widgets let you put custom dynamic content in the sidebars and footers of your site.

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Disable RSS Feeds

There are a few reasons you may want to disable RSS feeds for your WordPress site. You may just not like people reading your content in a feed reader instead of at your site. Or, you may be only displaying certain categories or tags while other content is hidden, and RSS kinda wrecks that.

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