Wordpress Tutorials

Josh's collection of WordPress related tutorials to help you out in your WordPress web design journey.
Display Video as Featured Image/Thumbnail in WordPress

Display Video as Featured Image/Thumbnail in WordPress

In this super quick/super cool tutorial, I'll show you how to Display a Video as the WordPress Post Thumbnail or Featured Image. This is great for when you want to feature a video that people can preview or watch in a blog page instead of actually clicking into the...

Overview of WordPress (Beginners Guide 2020)

Overview of WordPress (Beginners Guide 2020)

In this beginners tutorial, I'm going to give you an overview of WordPress! This is part 2 of my beginner tutorial series where I'm answering the top 5 questions for YOU who are just getting started with Wordpress. In this overview, we'll cover the front end vs the...

How to Install & Set Up WordPress (Beginners Guide 2020)

How to Install & Set Up WordPress (Beginners Guide 2020)

In this beginners tutorial, I'll show you How to Install and Setup WordPress! This is part 1 of my beginner tutorial series where I'm answering the top 5 questions for YOU who are just getting started with Wordpress. I'll show you how to do this through cPanel which...

How to Download Media Files in WordPress

How to Download Media Files in WordPress

In this tutorial, I'll show you How to Download Media Files in Wordpress with no plugin needed. One feature I'm very surprised Wordpress doesn't include (at least at the time of writing this) is a way to download images, videos and other file types directly from the...

How to Make a Non Clickable Menu Item in WordPress

How to Make a Non Clickable Menu Item in WordPress

In this tutorial, I'll show you How to Make a Non Clickable Menu Item in Wordpress. By default, when you add pages, posts or custom links to your Wordpress menu, they will be a link. But what if you want to have a menu item that just displays the items below it that...

How to Create a Google Review Link

How to Create a Google Review Link

In this tutorial, I show you How to Create a Google Review Link. We're going to do this in 2 methods by creating a link that opens up all reviews for customers to see and a direct Google Review link that a website user can click to quickly leave a Review. It's a very...

How to Customize a Password Protected Page in WordPress

How to Customize a Password Protected Page in WordPress

In this tutorial I show you How to Customize a Password Protected Page in Wordpress. By default and depending on what theme you're using, the front end of the password protected page usually looks terrible. Luckily, with just a few lines of CSS and some creativity,...

How to Set Up Google Analytics in Divi (without a plugin)

How to Set Up Google Analytics in Divi (without a plugin)

In this tutorial, I show you how to set up Google Analytics in your Divi website WITHOUT the use of an external plugin. Wordpress Google Analytics plugins have their uses. Case in point, if your client wants to be able to see a snapshot of their site stats and page...

How to Use Inspect Element to Edit CSS in Divi

How to Use Inspect Element to Edit CSS in Divi

In this tutorial, I show you how to use Google Chrome's Inspect Element Tool to help edit and customize your CSS in Divi. Inspect element is a robust and complex tool so we don't cover everything but I'll show you what you need to know editing and customizing...

How to MANUALLY Migrate Your WordPress Site

How to MANUALLY Migrate Your WordPress Site

In this tutorial, I walk you through How to MANUALLY Migrate your Wordpress Site from one host to another. There are several great duplicating, cloning and migration tools for transferring Wordpress sites but it's good to know how to do it manually just incase a...