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How to revert to Classic Editor in WordPress (disable Gutenberg using code or plugin)

In WordPress 5.0 new content editor Gutenberg was added into the core. It completely changed post editing admin-page and the way the content was written. On some sites,...

Do plugins slow down WordPress?

This short article is my attempt to answer the common question — what is better: install a plugin to add desired functionality or add custom code in functions.php? And...

Get several adjacent posts in one query

There are number of functions in WordPress to get one of the adjacent (neighboring) posts to the current one: get_previous_post() and...

Emails In WordPress

This document lists all the situations where WordPress sends an email, along with how to filter or disable each email.

How Allow to Upload Forbidden File Types

WordPress does not allow to upload to the library any type of file you want - there are limitations. Files of non-standard (not allowed, forbidden) types cannot be...

Hooks on Edit Post Admin Page

There are hooks that allow you to display any content in a particular place on the admin page of adding or editing any type of post.

Thanks to hooks below, you can...

Date and Time Formats in WordPress

WordPress has functions that get the date or time of a post, comment, or something else: the_date(), the_time(),...

Theme Files Hierarchy

This post is about the names of the WordPress theme files. And it also reviews which file to include for showing the content of a specific page. This is very important...

Page Template for any Post Type in WP 4.7

Support for page templates ("page" post type) has been unchanged for 12 years. And it helped developers to conveniently create templates for pages, but it has always...

3 Ways of Creating a Page Template

The article shows the ways of creating templates for WordPress pages. Each way has its pros and cons, and before I start, allow me to introduce the meaning of the 'Page'...

Register a Taxonomy without attaching it to any Post Type

As I found out, WordPress does not allow the creation of taxonomies independently, without binding to any post type. I mean, we can register a taxonomy without binding...