How To Rearrange Astra Post Elements

A reader asked how to completely rearrange the post elements in WordPress Astra. They wanted to order it as: Date Post title Author Post content Categories Tags They also wanted the same ordering on both the single posts and in the category pages. Regardless of whether you want to order your layout in this exact

How To Display WordPress Categories Below Astra Post

Today we’re going to continue on from my series on how to customize the meta for posts using the Astra WordPress Theme. How to display the WordPress categories below the content in Astra In functions.php, create a function that echoes the categories. Hook the function into astra_entry_content_after. Stop the category displaying in the default place

How To Fix A Broken WP Astra Theme Customizer

I recently went to edit the copyright on a WordPress site running Astra and the place to make edits was blank: The same thing happened when I tried to edit a HTML block: I was able to add the blocks and move them around. I just couldn’t edit their contents. To fix a broken WP

Fix Broken Formatting On WordPress Gutenberg Editor

Have you ever logged into WordPress, gone to edit a post or page and found it filled with <!– wp:paragraph –> tags and raw HTML? Something like this: Thankfully it’s usually a simple fix. The problem is the visual editor has been disabled. To fix the broken formatting in the Gutenberg editor, in the admin

Custom Spam Filter For Contact Form 7

I like Contact Form 7. It’s been around forever, it’s lightweight and simple to setup. It’s perfect when you just need to throw up a contact form onto your site. However, it’s not so good in the spam filtering. I usually use Honeypot for Contact Form 7, which helps, but a fair few bots still

How To Display A Message On Every Post In WordPress Astra

I had a request from a reader for a tutorial on how to add a message to every post, but not to archives, categories or the blogroll. Specifically, they wanted an affiliate disclaimer to appear on every post, below the post title. They were using the Astra theme. But they didn’t want the affiliate disclaimer

How To Find Your WordPress Version

There are three ways you can find which WordPress version is running on your site: displayed in the WordPress admin area, in the HTML source, or by using PHP code. How to find your WordPress version in the admin area When you first log in to the WordPress admin area as an admin, you will

How To Move MariaDB Database Files After Upgrading Version

I just upgraded from MariaDB 10.1.x to 10.6.x and wanted to move some of my old databases over to the new version. Typically you would use a database dump or the MariaDB upgrade wizard, but none of those would work for me. I’m also running it on a Windows 10 machine, so a lot of

How To Add An Icon To Astra Meta Date

A reader of this site requested this tutorial. He was after something like this, where there is a custom icon in the Astra post meta just before the date. The best way to do this is either with Font Awesome or with a custom SVG. If you are already loading Font Awesome and one of

How To Customize WooCommerce Order Thankyou Text

Have you ever wanted to change WooCommerce’s default thankyou text from “Thank you. Your order has been received” to something that better represents your brand? I usually want to add in something about checking their spam folder for the confirmation email if they haven’t seen it within 30 minutes. Before customization, the order received text