Win Two Tickets To YGK Craft Beerfest: June 10, 2017 in Kingston!

Smartcat is giving away two tickets to YGK Craft Beerfest, being held at Fort Henry in Kingston on June 10th 2017. Entering the draw is easy. All you have to do is share our Beerfest Post on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram! You can get an extra entry in the draw by tagging a friend in […]

What is new in WordPress 4.8 (Features & Additions)

With the first beta of WordPress 4.8 released last week, it’s a good time to update you on all the new features that will be introduced in this version. This first major version release of 2017 is currently scheduled for release on June 8th. WordPress 4.8 will be the foundation of the Gutenberg, a project […]

Adding a Gallery to a WordPress Post

An eye-catching image gallery is an essential component of an effective WordPress site. New WordPress users often ask us for guidance on the best way to include multiple images in a post. The first instinct is to upload multiple images in sequence, simply clicking “Add Media” over and over at the top of your WordPress […]

Vivita WordPress Theme

Vivita is a gorgeous, multi-purpose theme that features a colorful, pixel-perfect design. As beautiful as it is responsive and user-friendly, it works great as a portfolio or blog. Vivita can be used to build an outstanding personal site that will surely leave a lasting effect with your site visitors. The blog is a masorny tiled […]

Add a video in your WordPress theme or website

As of WordPress 4.7, you can now add a video to your theme pretty easily. This feature is part of the custom header feature in WordPress, and it allows you to add a video from YouTube or by uploading an MP4 video. Before committing to adding this to your site, one should consider the size […]

WordPress 4.7 has been released! check out the new features

The awaited for 4.7 version of WordPress is now out, with new features that both regular users and developers will love! “Vaughan” is the name of this WordPress version, in honor of legendary jazz vocalist Sarah “Sassy” Vaughan. New features: Starter content: This feature allows developers to display dummy content in the theme customizer when […]

Juno WordPress Theme

Juno is a professional, multi-purpose, Responsive WordPress theme with many customizable features and a crisp, clean, and modern design. With the emphasis placed on an uncluttered yet elegant design, Juno ensures your site looks great with minimal customization work. View Theme Demo

Insert a WordPress Admin user with PHP code

You might find yourself once in a while in a scenario where you have FTP access, but no WordPress admin access to login from the dashboard. Well, adding an admin is as easy as copy-paste. Step 1: Identify the theme that the site is using. To do so, load the website in a browser and […]

Create a custom image upload button in your WordPress plugin

I’m constantly writing plugins and creating customizations for clients, and I often need to create something that allows the user to upload images within a page on the dashboard. There are many ways to achieve this, but clearly the correct approach is to use WordPress’s native Media Uploader. This maintains consistency within the dashboard, and […]