5 Free WordPress Themes For Businesses

When you are developing and starting new projects, you are always on the lookout for great easy-to-use, and especially FREE business themes. The internet is totally filled with posts like this, so we want to put our own swing to it. We don’t give too much of our opinion about it, but we will show you some examples of websites using the theme. From my experience, nobody really cares about the introduction and verdicts about a theme, you just want to see it in action and know if certain plugins are properly integrated. OnePress This is by far my favorite …

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How To Add Shortcodes To WordPress

When designing your website and/or blogposts it is always nice to add some extra functionality or information to it. Unfortunately not all WordPress themes allow to do this easily. Some block builders are limited(because they are free) and some WordPress themes don’ t allow it, also because they are free. Adding A Line Break Shorcode [br] The first problem I had was I wanted to add a line break [br] in the text I could add to my frontpage of a OnePress free theme. I found this great article from WpExplorer explaining it. You have to add the following lines …

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Optimize WordPress With Critical Path CSS Without Plugins

What is Critical Path CSS Critical Path CSS is the CSS used to render above-the-fold content. Above-the-fold content is the content that is visible when you load a page, without browsing down. With the example of the PageSpeed Insights page. The first picture is the above-the-fold content. The latter is the whole page. Above-the-fold Full page How Critical Path CSS Improves Speed WIth Critical Path CSS, you can drastically improve the speed of your website, because instead of loading the CSS file for your full page. The browser only needs to download the above-the-fold CSS. Then after rendering your page, …

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WordPress Cronjob On Server level

WordPress cronjob checks if there are scheduled tasks to be done. It does on every page load. This can result in a massive resource hog because when your WordPress website is really popular, you can get multiple page loads per second. Every time a page load happens, WP Cronjob runs and checks.  But it can also work the opposite way. If you have optimized your website with caching system. The cronjob doesn’t load anymore and scheduled tasks won’t run.  I always turn off the WP cronjob and manage the WordPress cron on a server level. To do this you need …

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Welcome to WP Basin

Hi! Welcome to WP Basin. In this blog, we will try to cover every aspect from the famous and most popular content management system WordPress. I personally have used this CMS for years and am totally in love with it. We will blog about anything related to WordPress. This includes the basic WordPress stuff, but also hosting, domains, plugins, security, and everything else. But also about SEO and Affiliate marketing, because why build a website that doesn’t make money or get visitors? We will write in-depth articles but also quick reference guides. Just what’s suitable for that subject. I hope …

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