WordPress 2016

It’s a new year and a new WordPress website to setup.

WordPress was installed on a cPanel server using Installatron Application Installer.

The following Plugins where installed:

  1. Google Analytics by Yoast by Kevin Sylvestre
    1. You will need to set up a Google Analytics account here: https://www.google.co.nz/analytics/
    2. Add the web property ID from Google Analytics (UA-0000000-0) to the settings (Admin > Settings > Google Analytics)
    3. Once you have done this go to any page and press ctrl-u, and search the code for your UA
  2. Google XML Sitemaps by Arne Brachhold
    1. You will need a Google webtools account to use this feature. Goto https://www.google.com/webmasters/tools/home?hl=en
    2. Register and upload the google verification file to the root of your website.
    3. Then in WordPress go to Setting :: XML-Sitemap, get the link to sitemap.xml
    4. Put this link in to the sitemap portion of webtools.
  3. iframe by webvitaly
    1. This lets you embed youtube, PDFs, Google Maps
  4. NextGEN Gallery by Photocrati
    1. Use NextGen for photo slide shows.
  5. Responsive WordPress Slider – Soliloquy Lite, By Soliloquy Team
  6. No Page Comment by Seth Alling
    1. Turn off comments…. EVERYWHERE
  7. Open Graph
    1. By itthinx
  8. TinyMCE Advanced by Andrew Ozz

You might be wondering why there is no back up software installed. Well I run my own cPanel server and I take care of that at the WHM level.


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50 something geek, who has owned way too many computers.
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