SEO & Homepage

16. May 2018
Wordpress help

WordPress: automatically append text to the content of every post or page

Sometimes you want to include a short note under all posts in your blog - without installing an additional plugin. For me, the rule applies: What you can do without a plugin, you should implement without it, [...]
April 22, 2018
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How can I use PHP to shorten a string after 25 words?

I am looking for a way to shorten a text string after a certain number of words. There is a command in PHP that can be used to shorten a string to X characters, [...]
26. March 2018

Blogger and data protection: EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) in force from May 2018

The new EU-wide General Data Protection Regulation, or GDPR for short, will come into force on May 25, 2018. It aims to improve data protection for EU citizens. Companies based here as well as companies with EU customers located elsewhere or their data must [...]
19. March 2018

utrace: Find out the IP address, server location and provider of a domain or website

The web tool utrace helps you to find out the IP address of a website, to localize its server, to find the provider and, if necessary, to read out further data. You can also choose a Whois option to get more detailed data on the [...]
22 JULY 2017
Google Guetzli JPEG Encoder 35% smaller files with good quality, reduce JPEG size make them smaller, maintain quality, fewer artifacts

In the test: Google biscuits compression with ImageOptim image optimizer compared to other JPEG encoders

The free Mac app "ImageOptim" is a little insider tip for people who frequently have to convert image files to the smallest possible file size. The image optimizer includes various compression methods and ultimately selects the one that provides the best compression for [...]
19 JULY 2017
How to check and delete Wordpress Cron entries, I'll show you in this guide.

Delete WordPress cron events completely and check open WP cron events

Today I had the case again that I had a customer's WordPress site that ran agonizingly slow despite being hosted on a "managed server". When calling the WP-Admin you could see that he was always [...]
22th of June 2017
Search and replace - a particular challenge in TablePress tables, but one that can be solved.

Instructions: Exchange URLs and domains using search and replace in TablePress table cells

As some readers already know, I realize a relatively large number of customer domains with the WordPress CMS system. And whenever a table is to be built into a post, there is only one plug-in that provides the best [...]
20th of June 2017

Wix.com test: experiences with website builder service and comparison with WordPress

Wix is ​​a provider for private or corporate website creation in a modular system; comparable to providers like Jimdo and similar. So if you want to create a website, WordPress and its configuration options and menus or the text-based backend [...]
5. May 2017
Live Photo Facebook WordPress embed insert embed embed

Install iPhone Live Photos on your own website / in WordPress thanks to Apple

With the iPhone 6s, Apple's Live Photos were presented in 2015, which were again offered in 2016 with the iPhone 7 as a way to capture a moment. Before the iPhone 8 comes out, Apple [...]
April 11, 2017
Art for website and blog, free of charge and without lint, use art works without copyright, database for old masters, art, sculptures, vessels and history

Art under CC0: Use works of art free of charge and royalty-free as a webmaster and blogger

Last week, I already published a post on free and royalty-free images for your website, blog or online shop. But now there is still the special case of art, so if you are a [...]