Database

How to fix Error Establishing a Database Connection in WordPress

Any technical error that occurs on your website can be scary, but the error establishing a database connection error is among the scariest. That’s because this error blocks access to your entire website and replaces it with a blank screen that simply says error establishing a database connection in bold, black text. But what exactly…

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How to fix the 500 Internal Server Error in WordPress

The 500 internal server error is a frustrating issue to have with a website. It can block access to your site for all users, and it can even block your access to the backend of WordPress (wp-admin). What’s even more frustrating is the sheer number of causes that could be producing this error, but what…

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How to fix the non-existent changeset UUID error in WordPress

If you’ve started a blog, business website or other site with WordPress, you may run into rare WordPress issues from time to time. One of these rare WordPress issues is the Non-existent changeset UUID error. In this article you’ll learn how to fix this issue in WordPress. What is the non-existent changeset UUID error? How…

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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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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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What is WordPress Multisite and how to enable your own network

WordPress has additional functionality that allows you to create an entire network of websites as opposed to a singular WordPress website. This is known as WordPress Multisite. WordPress Multisite allows you to create an endless number of subsites using just a single WordPress installation. Each subsite of the network is administered from the same familiar…

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How to fix blank thumbnails in the WordPress Media Library

Over the last few months, we’ve received a number of requests for assistance on a WordPress Media Library-related issue. Specifically, WordPress users were reporting that their Media Library image files weren’t showing up as proper thumbnails – it seemed as if the thumbnails were missing. Instead, they were getting only greyed-out and blank document icons…

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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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How to easily add drop caps to your WordPress website

The use of drop caps hasn’t always been for decorative purposes like it’s used in today’s typography. Drop caps once denoted the start of a new sentence, or highlighted an important event within the text. Paragraphs and break returns did not feature in early texts. So the usage of the drop cap was widespread in…

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