Default WordPress theme and plugin editor doesn’t provides you access to inner plugin/theme directory files. It only provides you access to main files from Appearance -> Editor & Plugins -> Editor page. In this tutorial we will be showing you how you can easily get access to each and every file of any plugin/theme directly from your admin area dashboard.
WordPress provides you a content editor on post edit screens known as visual editor, we have already discussed about its usage and working. We have also discussed about adding advanced options and transforming visual editor in office environ content editor. Now this tutorial is on a simple and powerful plugin called WP Edit. It allows you activate a set of very useful editing options, features, widgets etc for post editor and other sections of your website etc.
Each user has its own capabilities like author can only publish and edit its own posts where as an editor gets the charge of all published content, subscribers can only comment and administrators have the complete charge of website. However, if you are working on your client’s website then in that sometimes you like removing and adding certain permissions to user roles, create new user roles etc as per the demand of your client. Other than this website owners running a multi-author blogging site, also sometimes require editing capabilities of certain user roles or create some new user roles with custom capabilities. Whatsoever may be the reason. In this tutorial we are providing you a list of three cool plugin you can use for creating and editing user roles. All plugins are good and tested on recent WordPress release of 3.8.1.
WYSIWYG Visual HTML Editor & Drag And Drop Web Page Editor With CKEditor, Desktop Publisher For WordPress is a powerful WordPress Plug & Edit HTML Editor based on 3D page building design with height, width and depth.
By default WordPress is not set to upscale small images and hence you are never guaranteed a certain size for a featured image format. This tutorial is on a simple WordPress plugin that enables upscaling of thumbnails for small media attachments in your WordPress site.
You already know about WordPress Visual editor and HTML editor, they all works in the back-end. Here we are discussing about new WP Smart Editor that works directly in Post Preview Mode which means you can directly edit, write and customize your post content from its preview page itself using this new post editor.
If you are looking for a powerful HTML editor and previewer which you can use for good WYSIWYG HTML and CSS editing then Kompozer is the best free option for you. It is widely popular as a complete web authoring platform which includes web file management and easy WYSIWYG web page editing features which you might have seen in FrontPage, Adobe DreamWeaver and other programs.
Using Content Mirror plugin you can easily mirror your WordPress site content from one page or post to another, even you can do this between subsites in a WordPress multisite network.
WP Editor is a powerful WordPress plugin that replaces the default WP plugin, theme including the page/post editor with new fast AJAX powered editors that provides you a rich working environ. The plugin completely reworks default WordPress file editing capabilities using AJAX to retrieve files and folders. WP Editor automatically sets a new standard for speed and reliability in a web-based editing atmosphere.
The tutorial is on adding a new Webmaster user role which comes in between your site Administrator and Editor. This user is same as site Administrator but it excludes some capabilities like managing plugins, changing themes. Users with this role will not be able to install or activate any theme or plugin. They can change the widgets, edit theme options like background, header images etc if your theme provides and do all other things which a site admin does.
WordPress allows you to create child pages, Child Pages are those pages that are created keeping some page as their parent so that their content and category falls with in them. This makes page management easy and more useful. But sometimes you might not want to allow your users to create child pages of some particular pages created by you. For example: If you don’t want your users to create child pages for your About and Contact pages etc.
Cloudinary.Com has launched a free WordPress plugin that lets you host your WordPress images on cloud using a fast CDN all free of cost. The service automatically uploads, normalize, optimize and back up all your WordPress site images to its cloud and makes you free from messing around with image editors; Cloudinary can manipulate and transform your images online on-the-fly and you can manage everything directly from your WordPress admin area dashboard; resulting images are cached, optimized and delivered using a fast content delivery network (CDN).
By default WordPress doesn’t provides you any options for changing default font size of HTML text editor. Sometimes it becomes very hard to read and edit content from HTML text editor as there is no options to change normal text font size there. This tutorial explains you an easiest way of changing font size of your WordPress HTML editor.
Few weeks back we discussed about adding a Preview Button in WordPress Distraction Free Writing Mode (Fullscreen) of Visual Editor. Now you can also add light and dark custom themes in Distraction Free Writing Mode of your WordPress site using the new WordPress plugin called Distraction Free Writing mode Themes.
Post Snippets is a popular WordPress plugin that allows you to easily create a library of Text, HTML or PHP code touse inside your blog posts, pages and other custom post types etc. All created snippets can be used directly from WordPress Visual Editor using its button. You can as many snippets you want and even you can export and import them to you in other WordPress sites you own.
When you run a multi-author blog then the main problem comes on your WordPress site is having different layout styles in different blog posts that makes your site look odd. This happens because of the authors who are unaware of removing HTML formatting after copy-pasting content they have written in your blog. Hence they publish undesired HTML tags in their blog posts and pages.
We have discussed about creating and managing pricing tables in WordPress. We also discussed about creating and managing tables in your WordPress blog posts and pages. Now this tutorial explains you an easiest method for creating tables to use in your WordPress blog posts and pages.
Bloggers running a multi-author WordPress blog can display avatar list of their site authors using a widget or shortcode. Here are two WordPress plugins that allows you to do so very easily.
One of the best plugin for editing WordPress themes and plugins from WordPress admin area dashboard.
Hide unnecessary items from WordPress backend. Make dashboard simple for clients so that they won’t get confused with many options which actually they don’t need.
Easily change default WordPress user roles, add and remove capabilities. For example: you can give subscriber the right to edit post or you can take same right away from editor etc. In the same way you can easily edit all WordPress user roles or add new roles as per your like.