WordPress Themes Screen

In this tutorial i have described in detail how you can install WordPress theme and use it on your WordPress site. There are various ways to install and use WordPress themes on the WordPress site but in this tutorial we will see the builtin automatic WordPress methods to install WordPress themes and in the next tutorial we will see manual WordPress theme installation method which needs FTP access of the site. Go To WordPress Themes Screen To Install WordPress Theme WordPress provides functionality in its admin area to install and activate WordPress themes but this functionality is only available for WordPress Read More

Child Theme Preview

In this tutorial we are going to see how to create WordPress child theme, how to use it and the reasons behind using child theme. What is WordPress Child Theme WordPress child theme is a WordPress theme that inherits and overwrites functionality of its parent theme. The WordPress child theme can’t be activated without activating its parent theme because it depends on the functionality of its parent theme to work. Why to Use WordPress Child Theme If you make any changes in your theme then you have to make these changes again after your theme updation as changes made in Read More

Sorry, this file type is not permitted for security reasons.

Sometimes in WordPress site you try to upload file and got the error message “Sorry, this file type is not permitted for security reasons.” as shown in the following screenshots which results in not allowing you to upload that file. This happens because by default WordPress allows users to upload only any of the following file types and if you try to upload any other file types then you get the error message “Sorry, this file type is not permitted for security reasons.”. Images : .jpg .jpeg .png .gif Documents : .pdf (Portable Document Format; Adobe Acrobat) .doc, .docx (Microsoft Read More

Set Featured Image

In this tutorial we are going to see how to set featured image or post thumbnail in WordPress. What is Featured Image or Post Thumbnail in WordPress In WordPress you can associate an image to the post or page which is called Featured Image or Post Thumbnail of that post or page. Most WordPress plugins and themes uses this featured image to display it along with the post or page. This featured image is displayed by plugin and theme using the WordPress function the_post_thumbnail or get_the_post_thumbnail so the theme that you are using on your site should use any of Read More