Common WordPress Problems and Solutions

Wor dPress Problems and Solutions. As a WordPress user,  once in a while I face some problems with WordPress, so I go to google and search for answers. Sometimes I find the answer right away, other times it takes me a while to get it. Although your situation may be different, I am sharing some to these common WordPress problems and  solutions with you. I hope it will help some of  you who face similar problems.

1– How to disable WordPress auto updates?

Short answer

The easiest thing is to install a plugin called  “disable auto updates


2- How to delete files in hidden sub directories in cpanel?

Best answer

https://www.ssdindia.in/help/kb/delete-files-from-hidden-directories-in-cpanel/


3– How to find the web host name or IP behind cloudflare?

Answer:

Use this web hosting history tool – visit this website and enter your domain, and check the last date

http://whoisrequest.com/history/

For other methods
read the following article
https://www.sunnyhoi.com/how-to-find-real-ip-address-website-behind-cloudflare/


5– Which versions of window 7 is the best?

Best Answer

Read this article
https://www.quora.com/Which-version-of-Windows-7-is-best


6-How to Remove Author, Date, Comments from Blog Posts Meta?

Answer
Install a plugin called ” WP Meta and Date Remover”


7- How to move a website from one cPanel host to another?

Best Answer here

How to Transfer a Website from One cPanel to Another


8Where to find page id in WordPress?

the quickest and easiest way to find a post or page ID is done from the All Posts screen – found by logging into the WordPress dashboard and clicking Posts > All Posts. From here, simply hover your mouse over the post you want to find the ID for. Now, take a look in the bottom left-hand corner of the screen


9– How to enable comments in WordPress page?

Best answer here:
https://docs.presscustomizr.com/article/51-how-to-enable-or-disable-comments-for-page-in-wordpress

If you only need to disable the comment in one page, then it’s even simpler.

In the Page Screen (navigate to Pages > All Pages), hover the mouse over the page title for which you’re willing to disable the comments. It will reveal some options for this page : Edit | Quick Edit | Trash | View.


10 –What is the advantage of a dedicated IP address?

Short Answer

A dedicated IP (Internet Protocol) is a unique Internet address dedicated exclusively to a single hosting account. This is in contrast to the normal configuration of several hosting accounts residing on a single server and sharing its IP address.


11– What is a positive SSL?

In most cases, the certificate can be issued in 15 minutes or less. Like all low-cost SSL solutions from Namecheap, PositiveSSL brings encryption, validation, and trustworthiness to your site. Great for personal websites or social media. Domain Validation.


12– What is the difference between a Shared and Dedicated IP address?

The difference between shared and dedicated IP addresses is quite simple. A shared IP address is a single address used by multiple websites within one web server. In this case, the web server should do some extra work, parsing the user’s request to the correct website. Having a Dedicated IP address means that the website has its very own address, and you can use either this IP address or the domain name of your website to access it from the web.


How to find the dimensions of an image

To find out the size of an image in pixels. do the following

1- Download the image if  not on your PC

2- Right click on the image

3- Click properties

4- click details

Under the image section you can read the dimensions of the image ( width and height)  in pixels.

That is it.

In order the change the size of the image you need to load  it to photo editing program such as paint, Photoshop. or you can an online editor such as pixlr.com


What causes the 403 error

There are 3 common causes for getting 403 error

1 – A Plugin
2- .htaccess file
3- files permissions

Which one of the above applies to your case depends on what you were doing before you get this error.

 

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