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Do plugins slow down the 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...

Emails In WordPress

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

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'...