Tag: Wordpress

How to Install WordPress from cPanel Using Softaculous

How to Install WordPress from cPanel Using Softaculous

Tips
WordPress remains the most popular Content Management Systems (CMS) in use by millions of websites and especially bloggers with tools like Softaculous. This WordPress CMS also offers a ton of great features and also boasts of wide support for developers and support forums since it was first released in May 2003. There are two ways to install WordPress. You can download the latest version on a central repository at www.wordpress.org and set up the software manually or use if you are using a host who provides a Cpanel, you can utilize the automatic script installer like Softaculous. Read The Fastest 5-Minute manual WordPress Installation It today's guide, we will give you a step by step guide on how to use Softaculous to set up WordPress on your site via Cpanel. It is quite a fast pr...
How to Find Out Which WordPress Plugins a Website uses

How to Find Out Which WordPress Plugins a Website uses

Plugins
Our previous post covered how to find out which WordPress theme or template a website uses and how to find out if a website is using WordPress CMS. Today we would like to learn how to find out which plugins are installed in a WordPress-powered website. Perhaps you have checked out the website and like some features and functionalities and you would like to use/replicate them on your own website only if you could tell which plugins are running the backend. However you must also know that not all such functionalities will be produced by plugins, sometimes it could be  custom code or built in theme tools. So here is the guide to tell which WordPress Plugins a website uses Automated detection tools This is by far the easiest way to tell or find out which plugins a website uses is b
How to fix Broken Themes: Incomplete, Stylesheet is missing WordPress errors

How to fix Broken Themes: Incomplete, Stylesheet is missing WordPress errors

Themes
When installing or updating your WordPress website, sometimes you get may get theme missing or stylesheet is missing errors. This would at times mean that your uploaded theme, wont load as expected when you go to Appearance > Themes  page what you usually get is Broken Themes The following themes are installed but incomplete. Stylesheet is missing. Other errors might be experienced as : broken theme stylesheet is missing WordPress theme stylesheet is missing, the package could not be installed the theme is missing the style css stylesheet the following themes are installed but incomplete With WordPress, Themes usually must have a stylesheet and a template.  This means that you have to ensure that your zipped theme folder has the style.css. Therefore always make su
How To Solve Google “data-vocabulary.org schema deprecated” Error

How To Solve Google “data-vocabulary.org schema deprecated” Error

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Yesterday, Google announced that starting April 6, 2020 data-vocabulary.org schema deprecated thus it will no longer support data-vocabulary.org schema and a few hours later it began sending notifications via Google Search Console about this happening. If you are seeing such an error then its from Google. Google is thus going all in with Schema.org. The reason is that "with the increasing usage and popularity of schema.org the search engine giant decided to focus our development on a single SD scheme." How to fix the “Failed to Load Resource” error in WordPress Google will give SEOs, webmasters, site owners, WordPress plugin developers etc a few months window to transition from the regular data-vocabulary markup to schema.org markup.  Google also will be contacting any site owner who
InfiniteWP Client Plugin Critical Authentication Bypass Vulnerability affecting 300,000+ WordPress sites!

InfiniteWP Client Plugin Critical Authentication Bypass Vulnerability affecting 300,000+ WordPress sites!

Plugins, Security
A vulnerability has been discovered in the InfiniteWP Client plugin versions 1.9.4.4 or earlier. InfiniteWP Client is currently installed on over 300,000 WordPress sites. The InfiniteWP Client plugin works by allowing a central management server to authenticate to the WordPress installation so that site owners can manage the site. From a central location, site owners can perform maintenance such as one-click updates for core, plugins, and themes across all sites, backup and site restores, and activating/deactivating plugins and themes on multiple sites simultaneously. The InfiniteWP Client plugin authenticates the central management server to each WordPress installation. Read our posts on WordPress Security here This is a critical authentication bypass vulnerability  so far, the WordP
How to upgrade WordPress Version using the One-click Update button

How to upgrade WordPress Version using the One-click Update button

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Updating or making an upgrade WordPress version to the latest is important to ensure you get the best security and performance of your website. This is also a pretty regular maintenance task that you will do quote often as long as WordPress release its latest core file updates. As you probably know WordPress is used widely and as such a majority of WordPress websites get hacked due to use of outdated WordPress core files, plugins, or theme. WordPress developers actively maintain this CMS to fix bugs, updrage new features, and patch any security vulnerabilities on a regular basis. These changes are then released in a new WordPress version and will often appear as a notification on your WordPress dashboard. To ensure that your website has the latest security patches, newest ...
How to easily update your WordPress Version manually

How to easily update your WordPress Version manually

Tips, Themes
Sometimes when you update your WordPress version using the One-click updates WordPress Wizard, it may fail and forcing you to use the second more cumbersome manual style. At WPChase, today we show you how to update your WordPress version manually after the One-click update or the automatic update fails. As always first things first" WARNING: The upgrade process will affect all files and folders included in the main WordPress installation. This includes all the core files used to run WordPress. If you have made any modifications to those files, your changes will be lost. Back up WordPress Before you get started, it’s a good idea to back up your website. This means if there are any issues you can restore your website. Complete instructions to make a backup can be found in the WordPress B
Top Usefull 2020 WordPress Predictions & Trends to Watch Out For

Top Usefull 2020 WordPress Predictions & Trends to Watch Out For

Tips, Plugins, Themes
It is surely that time of the year fit to give 2020 WordPress predictions and a map of how we think this year will fair in the world of WordPress. Indeed no doubt WordPress claims the crown for the most growing, widely used and trusted content management system for web design and development and commands of 34% of all the websites on the Internet and at a market share of 60.8% in the content management system domain. Its growth is truly phenomenal and inspiring, to think it has beat the likes of Joomla, Drupal, Laravel, Wix, Grav ButterCMS, Ghost and Squarespace is mighty astounding. WordPress has played the major role of being the go-to CMS and due to east of use id helping the users to build their websites. WordPress also is best at innovating has always looked into integrating new...
5 Security Tips: Why WP-VCD Is the Most Prevalent WordPress Malware Infection

5 Security Tips: Why WP-VCD Is the Most Prevalent WordPress Malware Infection

Security, Themes, Tips
Last we covered about WP-VCD scam we warned our readers that if you install pirated themes or plugins you unintentionally create a backdoor to  your website to become a hacking and malware trojan horse. Thus you end up risking the safely of your site visitors. See our past covered of WP-VCD scam: WP-VCD: Have you Malware infected your WordPress site using pirated plugins and themes? We at WP Chase thus always encourage you to only install plugins and themes on their WordPress sites from legit sources, that means you can either purchase or use free themes or plugins from the WordPress main site or purchase from known developers. Why WP-VCD Is the Most Prevalent WordPress Malware Infection According to a recent report by WordFence who we thank for being consistent about their work on
How to Fix WordPress Error Establishing a Database Connection

How to Fix WordPress Error Establishing a Database Connection

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Error Establishing a Database Connection, is one of the most common WordPress errors and adds to one of the most scary errors to ever get in the world of CMS's. It is almost like a bad website curse initiated by many known and unknown reasons. While looking around scouring for a solution, no one article adequately gives a perfect cure for this error, today we shall attempt to put all these solutions on one article and hopefully one of them will help you get out of this mud and get your website up once again. So here you go, lets fix the Error Establishing a Database Connection Usually your website would use the database which utilizes the MySQL language and the server-side language called PHP. Therefore whenever your website URL/domain name is entered into the browser, WordPress will ...