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How to embed YouTube videos in WordPress without plugins

YouTube is one of the most widely known brands on the web, the video sharing site has surpassed viewership of the biggest TV networks anywhere in the world, even on mobile devices; recent statistics suggest that more than half of total views on YouTube come from mobile devices. That’s just another reason to optimize your…

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How to change or remove the footer copyright notice in your theme

With the purchase of Premium WordPress themes by MH Themes, you are able to easily change or remove the copyright notice from the footer of your WordPress theme. You can find an option to enter your own copyright notice in your WordPress dashboard under Appearance => Customize => General Options. Feel free to add your…

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Tutorial: MH Posts Digest Widget

The MH Posts Digest widget, which is included in our popular MH Magazine WordPress theme, allows to display two large featured posts with thumbnails and further posts with titles and excerpts below. This custom widget is very suitable if you are running professional news websites or online magazines with a newspaper-like style and it can…

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How to debug your WordPress website

Debugging is a traditional technique used to debug fragments of software code to identify and resolve errors. Although websites running WordPress themes are usually working as intended, it may from time to time be necessary to turn on a debugger. Using debuggers, you can learn more about the way a particular WordPress plugin behaves, where…

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Why do the widgets not appear on the front page?

One of the most frequently asked questions we get is when users have activated their WordPress theme, have placed some widgets on their site and then are wondering, why the widgets don’t appear on the front page. In case you are experiencing this issue, don’t worry, your theme is NOT broken. You’ll just need to…

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How to create and set a static front page in WordPress

In the beginning WordPress was supposed to be software for blogging without that much flexibility. That is why by default your WordPress website usually shows the most recent posts in blog style after activating a new WordPress theme. That of course is fine and does the job, but what if you want to use WordPress…

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How to use featured images in WordPress

Out of the box, WordPress includes a great feature for standardized use of images on your website. This option for featured images makes it very easy to handle images and let WordPress automatically generate thumbnails for use on various locations across your WordPress website. WordPress themes by MH Themes make use of featured images to…

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Solving issues with sidebars on your WordPress website

Showing one or more sidebars on your website is useful to display any kind of information which is related to your website. You can further provide additional information for your website visitors when displaying latest articles, recent comments, authors, custom menus, tags, advertisements and banners or whatever else you like. In case you encounter issues…

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How to override parent theme functions in a child theme

The best practice to customize your WordPress (parent) theme and override template files or functions is by using a child theme. We’ve already pulished a basic tutorial on how to create and use child themes. However, while overriding template files in a child theme is easy, overriding parent theme functions in a child theme takes…

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Where to find demo content for your WordPress website

If you would like to have some demo content on your WordPress website, there are basically three different ways to do so. First, you could just quickly create some (sample) posts, categories, pages, etc. by yourself. Second, you could import demo content in WordPress through XML files and third, you could install a plugin which…

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