A look at WordPress Pluggable Functions

A look at WordPress Pluggable Functions

There are a list of PHP functions in WordPress called Pluggable Functions used internally by WordPress to execute certain tasks.

The aim of these functions is to give plugin developers the ability to modify or override tasks perform by these functions.…

The Difference Between home_url() and site_url() WordPress Functions

WordPress 101: Internationalization and Localization

WordPress ships with a lot of helper functions to speed up theme and plugin development such as the home_url() and site_url().

These two functions – home_url() and site_url() return the same value (WordPress address or URL) if WordPress hasn’t been given its own directory.

If WordPress is given its own directory, their return values will differ.

Say you installed a WordPress blog in the root folder of http://abc.com but the core WordPress files was moved to a sub-directory named wp-core.…

Why i Renamed my Blog to w3guy.com

I was a 17-year-old boy when I started blogging. I chose the domain name Tech4sky.com for this blog because i wanted to write about all things technology.
Tech – Technology.
4sky – Derived from my nickname collizo4sky from secondary school (high-school).

As God would have it, my focus shifted to web development and programming hence a need for a change of name.…

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Jetpack Spelling and Grammar (Proofread) feature not working?

Jetpack Spelling and Grammar (Proofread) feature not working?

A lot of WordPress users shy away from Jetpack plugin because they deem it bloated and heavy. I beg to differ with them because only the activated features are loaded or used by WordPress.

Intrinsically, this isn’t a tutorial but my observation about Jetpack Proofread feature.

I have come to discovered that each time there is a Jetpack update available, the Spelling and Grammar feature AKA proofreader doesn’t work.…

Verify Google Adsense without PIN but a Proof of Identity Document

Adsense Personal Identification Number (PIN) verified

To say the postal service in my country is terrible is an understatement. I remember thrice requesting for my Google Adsense PIN which I never received (lost in transit).

To protect the security of accounts, Google requires you to verify your address before they can send you payment. To do so, a Personal Identification Number (PIN) is mailed to your payment address.…