Create A WordPress Line Break (br) Shortcode

Create A WordPress Line Break (br) Shortcode

Want to some extra spacing to your blog post using a line break in the WordPress visual editor? You can insert a break using the typical <br /> tag via the text editor, however if you add more than one they get stripped. Sometimes you need a bit of space, so having your breaks removed or turned into a paragraph…

10 Common WordPress Theme Issues & How To Fix Them

10 Common WordPress Theme Issues & How To Fix Them

There are thousands of forum posts opened everyday not only on WordPress.org but also on other forums and of course nearly every theme developer's support site regarding very common issues that can be solved very quickly and easily. I'm sure theme developers and community members are pretty bored of answering these questions over and over again, so I've decided to…

WordPress Inspiration: Awesome Real-Life Sites Using the Total WordPress Theme

WordPress Inspiration: Awesome Real-Life Sites Using the Total WordPress Theme

At WPExplorer we run a popular blog with many articles, tips, tutorials and guides for working with WordPress but we also develop free and premium WordPress themes. Our most popular and best theme of all time is the Total WordPress theme which at this point has already surpassed 24,500 sales while maintaining a 5 star rating and consistent updates. The…

How to Make A WordPress Theme WooCommerce Ready

How to Make A WordPress Theme WooCommerce Ready

So you want to add a shop to your theme - awesome! WooCommerce is a great choice. Technically speaking ALL themes are "WooCommerce Compatible" because it's a plugin. In theory any plugin should work with any WordPress theme (that is coded properly). As a theme developer though you may want to tweak the output of WooCommerce to better fit your theme or…

How To Create A Simple WordPress Theme Options Page

How To Create A Simple WordPress Theme Options Page

While we are a huge fan of the WordPress customizer for adding theme options some people prefer a simple admin panel for their theme or are looking to incorporate a basic admin panel in addition to the Customizer. In this post I'll show you how you can easily create your own admin panel using the WordPress native settings API via…