How to View Module Positions in Joomla

When you want to use a new template for your Joomla website, it is helpful to be able to view the module positions provided by the template. The same is true when you are creating a Joomla template, it helps a lot to be able to view the module positions you have created so far. This tutorial will teach you how to do so.

Changing the Words “Category” and “Tag” in WordPress URLs

By default, WordPress includes the word category in URLs for categories. For example, if your website has a category called fantasy, the URL for the fantasy archive page would be example.com/category/fantasy. For tags, to access the archive page for a specific tag, you have to include the word tag in the URL. For example, if your website has a tag called green, you can access the archive page for green by typing in the URL example.com/tag/green.

Arabic Language Grammar Books

The Arabic language is one of the six official languages of the United Nations, along with Chinese (Mandarin), English, French, Russian, and Spanish. It is spoken by 422 million native and non-native speakers and the religious language of 1.8 billion Muslims worldwide. It is a Semitic language that is written with an alphabet that is read from right to left.

How to Make Sticky Posts in WordPress

A sticky post is an article that stays at the top of an article group even if you publish new articles. By default, WordPress displays blog posts vertically with the most recent one occupying the topmost position. As you publish more posts, the older posts get pushed down the list. But with WordPress’ sticky post feature, you can make an article stick to the top as long as you want.

WordPress Site Security Using .htaccess Code Snippets (Subdirectory Installation)

WordPress is the most popular content management system in the world. It is being used by millions of websites on the internet. Because of this, WordPress is a highly valuable target for hackers. WordPress has built-in security features, but you can further protect your WordPress-built website by creating .htaccess files in certain directories of your WordPress installation folder and writing in them some code snippets. This tutorial is for websites that installed WordPress in a subdirectory.

Essential Books for Arabic Language Learners

The Arabic language is the fifth most widely spoken language in the world. In fact, it is among the six official languages of the United Nations, along with Chinese (Mandarin), English, French, Russian, and Spanish. Modern Standard Arabic is the lingua franca of 422 million native and non-native speakers and Classical Arabic is the religious language of 1.8 billion Muslims worldwide.

Custom Post Type with Custom Taxonomies in WordPress

By default, WordPress allows you to publish two types of articles: Posts and Pages. When you write a typical article, you usually publish it as a “post”. When you publish contents about your website — like your website’s “About Us” or “Contact Us” page — you publish it as a “page”. If you use WordPress for a blog, it is the Posts that will be shown in your articles list, not the Pages. But what if you want another type of content for your website? You will need to create a custom post type.

How to Replace WordPress Cron with a Real Cron Job

The default WordPress cron (wp-cron.php) handles automated tasks for websites built with WordPress. This type of cron is only triggered if somebody visits your website. So, for example, if you scheduled a post and you did not install any post-scheduling plugin, your post might not be published on time if nobody visits your website at your scheduled time. And if your website has a lot of automated features and it receives lots of traffic, there will also be a lot of calls to the wp-cron.php file, which can have an impact on your web server resources. This tutorial will teach you how to use Cron Jobs, which is available in cPanel, instead of the default WordPress cron.