WordPress: How to clear transients

WordPress transients are snippets of information which are intended to be stored temporarily. However there are some situations where WordPress will fail to refresh the data. So let's try clearing it manually: 1. Go to the Plugins > Add New page in your dashboard: 2. Search for "Transients Manager" using […]

How to upload an image to Imgur

"A picture is worth a thousand words" If you need any help describing something, it is a good idea to include an image to show what you mean. This makes it much easier for us to fully understand any issues you might be experiencing, so we can help much faster. […]

WordPress: Étoile theme post layout options

The Étoile WordPress theme features multiple layout options for each post on the homepage. You can select a post layout for a post by following the steps below. 1. Go to edit the post in the "Posts" section of your WordPress dashboard. Select the post which you would like to […]

Blogger: How to create dropdown menus

Important! Before getting started, you should be familiar with how to add pages and post categories to your navbar/menu. How to create dropdown menus 1. Go to the “Layout” section of the dashboard: 2. Click the Edit button in the “Pages” gadget: 3. Click the "+ Add external link" button […]

Earn money from your content with Skimlinks

Have you ever wished there was a quick and easy way to monetize the content on your blog? Well, we may have the perfect solution which allows you to earn money from your blog without compromising its quality or visual appearance. In this guide we'll be taking a look at […]

WordPress: How to display a Cookie banner/notice

This feature is also available for Blogger/Blogspot. The ePrivacy regulations and new GDPR mean that you may wish to add a Cookie notice/banner to your site. This will make it clear to people that view your blog that your site uses cookies for things like Google Analytics or social media […]

WordPress: Google Adsense Shortcode

As well as automatically displaying ads at the start/end of a post, you can also display ads within the content. For example, after a specific paragraph or image. You might think that copying and pasting the code directly from Adsense will work, however this is not the case. WordPress will […]

How to create a new blog

So you want to create your own blog? Awesome! We'd love to help you get online and make your own little corner of the internet. Before getting started, the first thing you need to decide is which blogging site to use. We create themes for two different blogging sites: WordPress.org […]

WordPress: Featured Image Panels

The Featured Image Panels option is a great way to promote any content on your site. You can even link to external sites too, if you wanted to promote anything else. Please note, this feature is not currently available in all themes. How to enable this feature: 1. Go to […]

WordPress: Spotify Widget

All of our themes include a custom Spotify widget. This can be used to display any Spotify Playlist or Album. Follow the steps below to use this widget: 1. Go to Spotify and copy the "Spotify URI" for any song, album or playlist. You can get the URI by clicking […]

WordPress: How to upload custom fonts

Even though our WordPress themes include almost 1,000 free Google Fonts, there might be occasions where you'd like to use a custom font from another source. If you'd like to install a custom font in your pipdig theme, follow the steps below. 1. Create a WOFF file In order to […]

WordPress: Full Width Slider

The Full Width Slider can be used to display a selection of blog posts at the top of your site. The example below is from our Blossom theme: This guide will show you how to enable the full width slider, as well as covering some extra options available too. How […]