Practical WordPress tutorials for developers and designers

These tutorials are easy to use if you just want to copy-and-paste them into your site. They’re also a fun way to learn how WordPress works, or teach yourself PHP and JavaScript.


Latest WordPress Tutorials

Confirm before click WordPress tutorial

Disable a Button until Checkbox is Ticked in WordPress

Create a confirm-before-click checkbox for any button on your WordPress site. The button will be disabled until the checkbox is ticked.

Alternative single product h1 title tutorial

Fix SEO Warnings about H1 Title Being Too Short

Learn how to fix SEO warnings about the H1 title being too short for WooCommerce product pages. Great for when you need a descriptive product title but you don’t want to rename the underlying product.

WooCommerce conditional checkout options tutorial

Hide Checkout Items Based on Shipping Method

A copy-and-paste tutorial that details how to hide/show elements on the WooCommerce checkout, depending on shipping method.

Featured WordPress Tutorials



Animated Typewriter Effect

Learn how to create a custom WordPress animated typewriter effect. Add it to hero sections or use it anywhere in your posts and pages. Some fun, lightweight bling.

Product Gallery Images as a Grid

Change the WooCommerce single product image gallery into a grid layout, where the featured image and gallery thumbnails are all the same size.

Google Maps Without a Plug-in

Learn how to add Google Maps to your WordPress website without installing yet another plugin. We’ll create a custom shortcode that can be used multiple times on any post/page, and it’ll support multiple markers & popup info windows, with fully customisable HTML.

Checkout Address Autocomplete

Create an address search box with auto-complete for your WooCommerce checkout page. Your customers can search for their billing address by querying the Google Places API. Quite cool.

Enforce Strong Passwords

Force users to use strong passwords against their accounts, without installing a big “security plugin”. The tutorial covers how to check if a password is strong, and also how to actually generate a strong password.

Flipsum Ipsum

Ipsum Text Generator

Loads of ipsum text generators for generating placeholder copy to use in your projects. My favourite is the Jabberwocky ipsum… What’s yours?

Masonry Gallery Tutorial

This copy-and-paste tutorial shows how to convert the standard WordPress Gallery Block into a responsive masonry gallery with a full-screen pop-up light box. Just add a single CSS class to any Gallery block to turn it into a masonry gallery, without installing a plug-in.

Disable WordPress REST API

This neat little tutorial helps you block the WordPress API for non-logged-in users. It also blocks user enumeration attacks. Copy and paste into your child theme. No plugin required.